Who should attend
As an introductory course, students are expected to have some experience using Microsoft Excel, but do not require any other prerequisite skills.
Please note: This class requires participants to preinstall Tableau Public Version Prior to enrolling, please confirm you will have access to the Tableau Public Version, as well as authorization from your IT department. Further, this class will not be available for Mac users.
The Tableau Basic Training Course is designed as an introduction to Tableau for beginners. On completing the course, students will have a firm grasp of the basic techniques required to create visualizations, and combine them in interactive dashboards. Specifically, students will meet the following learning outcomes, among others:
Module 1: Creating your first visualizations and dashboard
Module 2: Working with data in Tableau
Module 3: Moving from Foundational to Advanced Visualizations
Module 4: Using row-level and aggregate calculations
Module 5: Table Calculations
Module 6: Formatting a visualization to look great and work well
Module 7: Telling a data story with dashboards
Module 8: Adding value to analysis - trends, distributions, and forecasting
Module 9: Making data work for you
Module 10: Advanced techniques, tips, and tricks
Module 11: Sharing your data story