Our course gives a full introduction to working with administrative data - by the end of this online course participants will have the skills to understand, access and prepare linked administrative data for analysis.

Before researchers can access any data in the National Safe Haven, they must have successfully completed appropriate training.

The Scottish Centre for Administrative Data Research (SCADR) have been exploring what people using administrative data think they need to know, and what’s already available regarding training, support and access in this area.


Data access can be complex, so here is an outline of the existing processes in Scotland. 

Find out more about the administrative data research landscape, what skills are needed, and where to find support.