The DSS is built upon the Data Services Competency: Health and biomedical information professionals with competency in Data Services engage with and support users across the data life cycle to promote data literacy, data science, and open science practices. It encompassess these skill areas:
Applying principles of data literacy
Establishing and advancing data services
Supporting research data best pratices
Applying knowledge of research methods, ethics and rigor, and open science practices
Providing training and consultation on data-related topics
Acquiring Level I skills will give you a solid grounding in all areas of the Data Services competency.
Level II is under construction. Requirements have not been set.