Tableau Desktop Advanced Training Course

This course is designed for individuals already familiar with core Tableau skills to enable them to create more advanced visualisations with advanced calculations, multiple data sources and the creation of data stories.

Tableau Desktop Advanced

This Tableau Desktop Advanced two day course is designed for individuals already familiar with core Tableau skills to enable them to create more advanced visualisations with advanced calculations, multiple data sources and the creation of data stories.

  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Dates: Please select

Goals

After the course the delegates will be able to create advanced visualisations in their own environments, using their own data.

Audience

This course is designed for the professional who has a solid working experience with Tableau and is eager to take it to the next level. Attendees should have an understanding of all the fundamental concepts of building worksheets and dashboards, but may scratch their heads when it comes to table calculations or building advanced visualisations.

Prerequisites

Tableau Desktop Fundamentals

Locations

  • London
  • Warwick
  • Glasgow
  • Onsite at Your Office
  • Virtual

Content

Review of Fundamentals
• Creating A Heat Map
• Creating Scatter Plots
• Creating Combo Charts
• Creating Stacked Bar Charts
• Using Measure Values and Measure Names in a view
Working with Single Data Sources
• Desktop Architecture
• Data Connection Pane
• Metadata Grid
• Using Data Extracts
• Creating Data Extracts
• Joining Tables
• Using Custom SQL
Using Calculations
Using Multiple Data Sources

• Data Blending
• Blending without a Linked Field
• Using Calculated Fields in a Blended View
• Understanding where calculations occur
• Creating and Editing Calculated Fields
• Split
• Custom Split
• Calculations and Aggregations
• Calculations Performed on the Database
• Aggregating Dimensions in Calculations
• Level of Detail Calculations
Advanced Table Calculations
• Table Calculation Overview
• Scope and Direction
• Null Values in Table Calculations
• Table Calculations for Statistical Analysis
Creating and Using Parameters
• Creating Parameters
• Using Parameters
• Using Parameters and Reference Lines
• Creating Dual Axis Charts
Comparing Measures against a goal
• Showing Progress towards Target (Bar in Bar graph)
• Showing Staged progress towards a Target (Bullet graph)
Showing Ranked Data
• Showing Top N / Bottom N Values
• Nested Top N with Context
Tableau Geocoding
• Navigation and selection in Maps
• How Tableau performs Automatic Geocoding of Data
• Modifying Geocode Locations
• Using Background images for Spatial Analysis
Statistics and Forecasting
• Trend Lines
• Forecasting
• Instant Analytics
Showing Distributions of Data
• Reference Distributions
• Pareto Charts (80:20 concept)

Dashboard & Stories
• Planning your Dashboard
• Building your Dashboard with Advanced Techniques
• Adding Actions to your Dashboard
• Visual Best Practices
• Creating Stories with Data

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