Courses.

List of some currently available courses

Courses are listed here purely for information and no warranty or other liability is accepted as to the quality of the courses by the publishers of this site. The order in which the courses are listed should not be taken as implying any ranking or preference.

Certified Specialist in Predictive Analytics (a course and credential offered by the Casualty Actuarial Society).

Data Science pour l'Actuariat (a course and credential offered by the Institut des Actuaries in France).

Microsoft Professional Program for Data Science (an online course offered by Microsoft via edX).

Microsoft Professional Program for Big Data (an online course offered by Microsoft via edX).

Launch your career in Data Science (an online course offered by Johns Hopkins University via coursera). Course 5 (Reproducible Research) has been suggested to its members by the Institute of Actuaries of Australia (see here).

Study Fundamentals of Data Science (an online course offered by Southampton University).

Machine Learning Crash Course with TensorFlow APIs (a very quick introductory course offered by Google).

Some other useful links

Actuaries and Predictive Analytics (resources on predictive analytics provided by the Society of Actuaries).

Data Science in Insurance: Opportunities and Risks for Consumers (a September 2017 policy briefing by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries).

ASTIN Big Data/Data Analytics Working Party Phase 1 Paper (April 2015).

Modelling, Analytics and Insights from Data MAID (a working party set up by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries).

Kaggle is currently perhaps the largest online community of data scientists, with reportedly some 1.3 million members. Kaggle has datasets, competitions and a network of like minded invidivuals.