Advanced Tableau: Tableau Like a Pro

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TAB-102 (2 Days)
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Advanced Tableau Training Overview

Accelebrate's Advanced Tableau training course teaches students to take Tableau to the next level with advanced calculations, enhanced interactivity, and advanced analytics. Attendees will learn how to use actions to create interactive dashboards, apply cutting-edge formatting techniques, implement dashboard best practices, and much more.

For more information about this course, please see this brief video overview.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate courses are taught as private, customized training for groups of 3 or more at your site. In addition, we offer live, private online training for teams who may be in multiple locations or wish to save on travel costs. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private on-site or online training, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Advanced Tableau Training Objectives

All students will learn how to:

  • Create complex calculations and dynamic parameters
  • Build a dashboard with powerful interactivity
  • Produce complex chart types
  • Apply advanced formatting and data visualization best practices
  • Slice and dice their data to mine for critical insights

Advanced Tableau Training Outline

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Introduction
Calculated Fields
Aggregate Calculations & Ratios
Logical Calculations
  • If/Then
  • IfNull
  • IsNul
  • ZN
Date Calculations
  • DateAdd
  • DateDiff
  • Today()
Parameters
  • Pre-defined Lists for Faster Filtering
  • Top N Filter
  • Reference Line Parameter
  • Swapping Dimensions or Measures in a View
Using Actions to Create Interactive Dashboards
  • Filter Actions
  • Highlight Actions
  • URL Actions
Combining Parameters and Actions: On Demand Charts
Advanced Chart Types
  • Bar in Bar Chart
  • Bulletgraphs
  • Sparklines
  • Slope Charts
    • Building a Slope Chart with a Continuous Axis
    • Building a Slope Chart with a Discrete Axis (i.e. Rankings)
  • Pie Charts on Maps
  • Control Charts
Advanced Formatting & Dashboard Best Practices
  • Layout Containers
  • Floating Element
  • When to Use Which
  • Effective Dashboard Layouts
  • Layout Best Practices
    • Titles and Labeling
    • Color Choices
    • Do
    • Don
  • Guided Analytics
Advanced Tooltips
  • Text with formatting and dynamic data woven in
  • Viz in tooltip
Custom Shapes & Custom Color Palettes
Advanced Segmentation
  • Dynamic Sets
  • Top N Sets
  • Conditional Sets
  • Combined Sets
  • Set Actions
  • Clustering
Advanced Analytics
  • Reference Bands and Reference Distributions Explained
    • Reference bands
    • Reference Distributions
    • 60, 80% of Total, Percentiles
    • Quantiles
    • Standard Deviation
  • Box Plots
  • Forecasting
Storypoints
To Publish a Workbook to Tableau Server
Conclusion

See this short video for a good class overview of what your team will learn:

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Lecture/Demo

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Lab

Course Number:

TAB-102

Duration:

2 Days

Prerequisites:

Advanced Tableau training students should have taken Accelebrate's introductory Tableau course, or have the equivalent knowledge.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Microsoft Excel 2010 or later (2013 or later recommended)
  • Internet access
  • Related data and lab files that Accelebrate would provide

Contact Us:

Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

For pricing and to learn more, please contact us.

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