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Tableau Desktop Advanced – 2 Day course, London

November 20 @ 9:30 am - November 21 @ 5:00 pm

EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF TABLEAU IN THIS HANDS-ON COURSE


This 2-day Tableau Desktop training advance course is designed for the professional who has been working with Tableau for some time and is looking to dive deeper. You will review all calculation types and apply Table Calculations and Level of Detail Expressions in multiple use cases. You will also learn advanced techniques for analysing time series data, cohorts, and survey data. You will learn advanced mapping and dashboard techniques to help improve the insights gained for your target audience.


Attendees should have a deep understanding of the fundamental concepts of building Tableau worksheets and dashboards and be comfortable with the techniques learnt in the Foundation and Analyst courses.


At the end of this course, you will be able to apply and combine some of the more complex capabilities and techniques that Tableau has to offer.








Topics covered include:


RECAP: CALCULATIONS



  • Review of Number Functions

  • Review of String Functions

  • Review of Date Functions

  • Review of Type Conversions

  • Review of Logical Functions

  • Review of Aggregate Functions

  • Alternatives to Calculations

  • 2 Hands-on exercises


GETTING THE MOST FROM TABLE CALCULATIONS



  • What are and when to use Table Calculations

  • What Table Calculation Types are there?

  • Defining the Scope and Direction of calculations

  • Using Table Calculations in Calculated Fields

  • How do Filters work with Table Calculations?

  • 7 Hands-on exercises


LODS – LEVEL OF DETAIL EXPRESSIONS



  • Overview

  • FIXED LOD

  • How do Filters work with LODs?

  • INCLUDE LOD

  • EXCLUDE LOD

  • Nesting LODs

  • Comparing the various Calculation Types

  • 5 Hands-on exercises


ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR ANALYSING TIME-BASED DATA



  • Creating Sparklines

  • Creating Slope Charts

  • Creating Control Charts

  • Creating Bump Charts

  • 4 Hands-on exercises


ANALYSING BEHAVIOURS IN DATA



  • Creating Cohort Analysis

  • Analysing Survey Data

  • 2 Hands-on exercises


ADVANCED TECHNIQUES FOR MAPPING



  • Mapping Distance from a point

  • Normalising map areas with Hexbins

  • Combining Spatial & Data Files

  • 3 Hands-on exercises


ADVANCED CONSIDERATIONS FOR DASHBOARDS



  • Identifying your Audience

  • Using Containers and Layout

  • Considerations for Dashboard Elements

  • Sheet swapping

  • Adding Dashboard Actions to Context

  • 2 Hands-on exercises




This training course includes 25 hands-on exercises to help participants “learn by doing” and to assist group discussions around real-life use cases. Each attendee receives an extensive training manual which covers the theory, practical applications and use cases, exercises, and solutions.








The course starts at 09:30 on the first day and ends at 17:00. On the second day, the course starts at 09:00 and ends at 17:00.


A comprehensive training manual is provided together with a USB with all the materials required for the training. 


Students must bring their own laptop with an active version of Tableau Desktop 10.5 (or later) pre-installed.


Please contact the orgnaiser for not-for-profit pricing options.

Details

Start:
November 20 @ 9:30 am
End:
November 21 @ 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tableau-desktop-advanced-2-day-course-london-tickets-62336524222

Venue

TBA
London, SW1E 5RS
London, SW1E 5RS GB
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