Tableau Training – Advanced

Tableau Training – Advanced

TAB02 – Advanced training on Tableau Dashboarding

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This course is intended for individuals that have a strong experience of working with Tableau and are keen to push dashboarding to the advanced level. Attendees should have a deep understanding of all the essential concepts of building dashboards and worksheets and be ready to learn about table calculations or building advanced visualisations.

You will discover more of Tableau’s technical features and get a better insight into your data and have an advanced technique to display your data in.

After attending this course you will be an advanced Tableau Power user.

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Tableau Training – Advanced Content:

Duration: 2 days

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 Calcualtions

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

Tableau Training – Advanced Goals:

Using Tableau Advanced course to help delegates to visualise their data

Tableau Training – Advanced Prerequisites:

Tableau Desktop fundamentals

Tableau Training – Advanced Audience:

This Tableau course is created for report and dashboard developers

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