online & regional CourseADS101 – Python Coding for Security Analysts

Exceptionally versatile and fast-growing, Python coding is quickly becoming an essential tool for data analysis.

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Course Details
Course Level
Course Length
16 Hrs
Minimum Class Size
5 Students
Course Platform
online & regional
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Course Overview

The ability to work directly with raw data is an extremely useful skill for analysts in any realm. The Python scripting language is a powerful tool for data analysis and manipulation. While the syntax for Python is relatively easy, learning how to apply Python to analysis can be challenging.

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Once You’ve Completed This Course You Have The Skills To:

Apply the syntax and thought processes necessary to perform basic analysis using the Python scripting language.

Course Objectives

The basics of Python syntax
Script patterns for reading and parsing files
Manage a data science project
Data Structures used in analysis, such as lists and dictionaries

The Fine Print

Course Size Requirements

GTK has a 5 student minimum for courses and no maximum head count. Head count must be locked in at the time of contract.

US Travel / Incidental Cost

  • U.S. Travel/Incidental cost is $500 per day.
  • Virtual courses do not incur travel/incidental costs.
  • No Travel/Incidental costs are charged for local courses (MD/DC/VA corridor).

Course Format

  • Instructors typically teach 50% of the day, and run training simulations for the other 50%.
  • GTK typically uses Google Meets for virtual courses, but can use any service with advanced notice.


The GTK Cyber course was well organized and flowed nicely, all of the topics were relevant.

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The content and focus on data science applications for security problems.

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The Jupyter notebooks and answers were a big help.

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