Ontrak Onstak Certified-Data Sciences

Overview

Tableau Desktop is one of the most used data visualization, reporting and Business Intelligence tool in the world. It has regularly been a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant. Tableau is simple to use requiring minimum skill level and has great visualization capabilities making it the reporting tool of choice for multiple enterprises. The Tableau Data Analysis training provided by OnStak is to ensure you are ready to take up a job assignment requiring Tableau Desktop expertise. The course has been specifically designed to give your Tableau career a strong boost. This Tableau training focuses on skills, such as visualization building, analytics and dashboards. This course also prepares you for the Tableau Desktop 10 Qualified Associate certification exam by Tableau.

Course Outline

Time :  40 Hrs  

  • Introduction to Tableau Desktop
    • Overview of Business Intelligence
    • Introduction to Tableau Desktop
    • Use and benefits of Tableau Desktop
    • Tableau’s Offerings
  • Connecting Data Sources
    • Data Types
    • Data Roles
    • Visual Cues for Fields
    • Data Preparation
    • Data Source optimization
    • Joins
    • Cross Database Joins
    • Data Blending
    • Joining vs. Blending
    • Union
    • Creating Data Extracts
    • Writing Custom SQL
  • Organizing Data
    • Filtering Data
    • Sorting Data
    • Creating Combined Fields
    • Creating Groups and Defining Aliases
    • Working with Sets and Combined Sets
    • Drilling and Hierarchy
    • Adding Grand Totals and Subtotals
    • Changing Aggregation Functions
    • Creating Bins
    • Cross Data Source Filter
  • Formatting Data
    • Effectively use Titles, Captions, and Tooltips
    • Format Results with the Edit Axes
    • Formatting your View
    • Formatting results with Labels and Annotations
    • Enabling Legends per Measure
  • Calculations
    • Use Strings, Date, Logical, and Arithmetic Calculations
    • Create Table Calculations
    • Discover Ad-hoc Analytics
    • Perform LOD Calculations
  • Visualizations
    • Creating Basic Charts such as Heat Map, Tree Map, Bullet Chart, and so on
    • Creating Advanced Chart as Waterfall, Pareto, Gantt, Market Basket analysis, and Mekko Chart Embed Views
  • Analysis using Desktop
    • Reference lines
    • Reference bands
    • Reference distributions
    • Trend lines
    • Statistical summary card
    • Instant Analytics
    • Forecasting
    • Clustering
  • Mapping
    • Modify locations within Tableau
    • Import and manage custom geocoding
    • Explore Geographic Search
    • Perform Pan/Zoom, Lasso, and Radial Selection
    • Measure Distance
    • WMS Servers
    • Use a background image
    • Custom Territories
  • Fields in Tableau
    • Tableau generated fields
    • Measure values and names
    • When to use measure values and names
    • Number of records
    • Generated latitude and longitude
    • Special fields
    • Date hierarchies
    • Discrete and continuous date parts
    • Custom dates
    • Define a fiscal year
  • Parameters
    • Create a parameter
    • Explore Parameter Controls
    • Using Parameters in Calculations
    • Using Parameters and Reference Lines
    • Using Parameters with Filters
  • Create Dashboards and Stories
    • Dashboard Interface
    • Build Interactive Dashboards
    • Explore Dashboard Actions
    • Best Practices for Creating Effective Dashboards
    • Story Interface
    • Creating Stories
    • Share Your Work
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