Databricks Workspace Fundamentals for Business Analytics


A gentle introduction to Databricks Unified Data Analytics Platform functionality for business analytics.


This course will showcase Databricks Workspace (Workspace) functionality useful to business/SQL analysts. It will begin with a review of vocabulary terms helpful for working in the Workspace and include simple workflows that data practitioners can use to quickly query and analyze data.

Learning objectives

  • Summarizing fundamental concepts for using Databricks effectively.

  • Explain how data professionals can use Databricks to extract meaning from data.

  • Use Databricks to follow a traditional data workflow to extract meaning from data.


  • Beginning experience with SQL is helpful (examples will be done using SQL)

  • Beginning knowledge about what Databricks is and what it does

Learning path

  • This course is part of the SQL Analyst learning path.

Proof of completion

  • Upon 80% completion of this course, you will receive a proof of completion.