IBM SPSS Statistics Training

IBM SPSS LogoIBM SPSS Statistics is used primarily for statistical analysis and provides tools to analyze data and to create reports and graphs from that data. This page provides users with one central location for all SPSS training resources. YouTube has several channels dedicated to SPSS and statistics tutorials. College and university statistics departments are also a good source of background information on statistics. Courses offers an online course on SPSS which covers the basics of statistical concepts and data analysis. Training is available 24/7 at and can be accessed by Cal State LA students, faculty and staff with a MyCalStateLA ID account.

Moodle Courses

The ITS Training Program provides a Moodle course on SPSS. The course is divided into four parts and includes video tutorials, handouts, sample data files, slide shows and assessments. In order to access this course, users must log in to Moodle with a MyCalStateLA ID account.


The ITS Training Program provides several handouts on how to use the core features of SPSS. These handouts are accompanied by sample data files which can be used for hands-on practice.


The ITS Training Program offers several in-person workshops on SPSS. The SPSS workshop series is divided into four parts: (1) Descriptive Statistics, (2) Test of Significance, (3) Regression Analysis, and (4) Chi-Square and ANOVA. Visit the SPSS workshop page to view the workshop descriptions and schedule, or to request a workshop.