Tableau Visual Analytics Training

Level: Foundation
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In thisTableau Visual Analytics training course, you will learn to develop visualisations from data models that use real-time data, build and publish interactive dashboards with Tableau, and gain exposure to a broad range of data sources, including big data frameworks. Empower your organisation by utilising self-service BI platforms to work with data analytics and gain access to critical business information.


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Key Features of this Tableau Visual Analytics Training

  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included

You Will Learn How To

  • Create interactive visualisations to deliver business insights
  • Extract business intelligence by adding value to your data
  • Integrate data from multiple heterogeneous sources
  • Generate Tableau maps for geographical data
  • Share a story using dashboards to highlight your discoveries

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  • 3-day instructor-led training course
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included
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Tableau Visual Analytics Course Information

Tableau Visual Analytics Course Outline

  • Getting Started with Tableau

    Employing visual analysis and analytics

    • Appreciating the impact of Big Data on visualisation
    • Handling large volumes of data
    • Presenting visualisations to analysts and business users

    Exploring Tableau

    • Utilising the Tableau interface components
    • Distinguishing measures and dimensions
    • Generating basic visualisations
  • Data Visualisations for Business Intelligence

    Accessing a single data source

    • Extracting data from Excel and text files
    • Pulling data from Microsoft Access

    Working with marks and views

    • Applying different Views for finding value
    • Categorising data with Marks

    Graphing data

    • Constructing a histogram
    • Filtering to reduce volume of data
    • Sorting to impose order
    • Organising data by grouping
  • Loading Data into Tableau

    Modifying the Tableau data schema

    • Declaring data types
    • Aliasing column headings
    • Resolving issues with the Data Interpreter
    • Contrasting live connections versus extracts

    Importing from multiple data sources

    • Reading Excel and text files
    • Integrating a Microsoft Access table
    • Executing a database join

    Connecting to an enterprise database

    • Selecting data from a relational database
    • Consuming data from a big data framework

    Combining data with joins and blends

    • Joining heterogeneous tables
    • Integrating sources by blending data
  • Building Advanced Visualisations

    Leveraging visualisation techniques

    • Generating Crosstabs and Pivot Tables
    • Establishing hierarchies and drilling down
    • Defining sets and subsets
    • Dividing the view into pages

    Applying parameters

    • Slicing a view with filers
    • Specifying data with a selector

    Charting with advanced features

    • Reviewing available chart templates
    • Employing combination charts
    • Exploiting trends and moving averages
  • Leveraging Table Calculations

    Calculated fields

    • Formulating a calculation to enhance data
    • Identifying calculation types

    Table calculations

    • Implementing quick table calculations
    • Editing table calculations for a refined data view
    • Creating level of detail calculations
  • Representing Locations with Tableau Maps

    Mapping geographic data

    • Plotting latitude and longitude
    • Adding points manually

    Surveying map types

    • Categorising with the symbol map and filled map
    • Customising regions with polygon maps
  • Presenting Insights

    Authoring dashboards

    • Assembling dashboards from views
    • Linking the views for interaction

    Narrating a story

    • Illustrating discoveries with a story
    • Capturing story points within the dashboards
  • Disseminating Visualisations

    • Sharing your workbook
    • Publishing to the cloud
    • Deploying your workbook to Tableau Server
    • Administering the server

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Tableau Visual Analytics Training FAQs

  • What is Tableau?

    A tool that allows you to create interactive dashboards to deliver business insights to a broad range of data sources.

  • What are the prerequisites for this Tableau course?

    No prerequisites needed for this course.

  • Can I learn Tableau online?

    Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want, including online training.

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