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(8498) Introduction to Tableau | Tableau QuickStart
Code: 8498
Type: null
Tuition (USD): $895
Length: 1 Day

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Location Date Guaranteed to Run
Live Virtual, US 01/25/2021
Live Virtual, US 03/08/2021
Live Virtual, US 04/19/2021
Live Virtual, US 05/24/2021
Live Virtual, US 07/12/2021
Live Virtual, US 08/23/2021
Live Virtual, US 10/04/2021
Live Virtual, US 11/15/2021
Live Virtual, US 12/13/2021

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Skills Gained:
1) Working within an engaging, hands-on learning environment led by our Tableau expert practitioner, attendees will learn to: a) Understand Tableau terminology b) Use the Tableau interface / paradigm to effectively create powerful visualizations c) Create basic calculations including string manipulation, basic arithmetic calculations, custom aggregations and ratios, date math, logic statements and quick table calculations d) Use groups, bins, hierarchies, sorts, sets, and filters to create focused and effective visualizations e) Use Measure Name and Measure Value fields to create visualizations with multiple measures and dimensions. f) Handle changes in your data source such as field addition, deletion or name changes. g) Share your visualizations with others. h) Combine your visualizations into Interactive Dashboards and publish them to the web. 2) Represent your data using the following visualization types: a) Cross tabs b) Heat maps c) Distribution charts d) Tree maps e) Pie charts and bar charts f) Dual axis and combo charts with different mark types g) Box plots h) Highlight tables i) Scatter plots
Who Should Attend?
This is an introductory-level Tableau course geared for attendees new to using the tool, or for those who want a refresher of the basics or newer features. Ideal attendees would be beginner Tableau users who want to quickly get up to speed with intermediate level Tableau features and functions.
  • Individuals working with data-regardless of technical or analytical background are a fit for this course.
What You Will Learn:
  • Virtual Classroom Live Outline
  • 1) Simplifying and Sorting Your Data
  • a) Data Filtering
  • b) Creating Date Filters
  • c) Sorting
  • 2) Organizing Your Data
  • a) Using Groups
  • b) Creating and Using Hierarchies
  • 3) Slicing Your Data by Date
  • a) Working with Dates in Tableau
  • b) Using Discrete Date Parts
  • c) Defining a Fiscal Year
  • d) Creating Custom Dates
  • 4) Using Multiple Measures in a View
  • a) Using Measure Values and Measure Names in a View
  • b) Combo Charts
  • c) Combined or Shared Axis Charts
  • d) Creating Dual Axis Charts
  • 5) Showing the Relationship between Numerical Values
  • a) Creating Scatter Plots
  • b) Using Sets
  • 6) Viewing Specific Values
  • a) Creating Heat Maps
  • b) Creating Crosstabs
  • c) Creating Highlight Tables
  • d) Grand Totals, Sub-Totals, and
  • e) Changing Aggregation
  • 7) Customizing Your Data
  • a) Calculation Types
  • b) Parts of a Calculated Field
  • c) Options for Creating Calculated Fields
  • d) Strings, Dates, and Type Conversion Functions
  • e) Calculations and Aggregations
  • 8) Analyzing Data with Quick Table Calculations
  • a) Using Quick Table Calculations
  • 9) Showing Breakdowns of the Whole
  • a) Pie Charts and Parts of the Whole
  • b) Creating Tree Maps
  • 10) Viewing Distributions
  • a) Bins and Histograms
  • b) Box and Whisker Plots
  • 11) Making Your Views Available
  • a) Building Dashboards
  • b) Dashboard Actions
  • This course is about 50% hands-on lab and 50% lecture, with multiple practical exercises designed to reinforce core skills and concepts taught throughout the course. Students will be led through a series of progressively advanced topics, where each topic consists of lecture, group discussion, hands-on lab exercises, and lab review. This course is “skills-centric”, designed to train attendees in essential Tableau data handling functions and reporting skills, coupling the most current, effective techniques with the soundest practices.
Course Info:
Course is based on software release: Tableau

Course notes and announcements:

Introduction to Tableau / Tableau Quickstart is a one day hands-on, quickstart to Tableau course geared for attendees new to using the tool, or for those who want a refresher of the basics or newer features. Ideal attendees would be beginner Tableau users who want to quickly get up to speed with intermediate level Tableau features and functions. Students will leave this course armed with the required skills to leverage the important concepts and techniques in Tableau to move from simple to complex visualizations. Students will also learn how to combine them in interactive dashboards. Comprehensive hands on exercises are integrated throughout to reinforce learning and develop real competency.

If your team requires different topics or tools, additional skills or different approach, this course may be further adjusted to accommodate. We offer additional Tableau, data handling, database, reporting and other related courses which may be blended with this course for a track that best suits your learning objectives.

Follow-On Courses: None

Live Virtual:
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Our Virtual Classroom Live online training format combines premium skills development technologies and our industry-leading instructors, content, exercises and peer collaboration to ensure that you get the highest quality professional development experience possible. Gain the skills and expertise that matter from the convenience of your home, work or wherever you have an Internet connection.

Engage with your instructor and fellow students via a learning platform and course material designed to ensure a stimulating and productive skills development experience.

Choose from sessions across a variety of time zones for training options that suit your schedule. Save time, money and effort without sacrificing learning quality by accessing our expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an Internet connection.

Attend from your PC, Mac or any iOS/Android tablet or smartphone. Connect with the class through your device audio or via toll-free phone number†, depending on available technologies and your interaction preferences.

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The Tableau Training Series: QuickStart to using core Tableau data and reporting functions