Tableau Training Overview

Accelebrate's Tableau Bootcamp is designed to turbocharge your Tableau skills and take your analytical ability and insights to the next level. This 3-day course assumes you’re already very familiar with the Tableau interface and want to go beyond bar charts and learn a variety of advanced charts, when to use them and how they help you be a better data analyst. This class will also teach you how to turn your formatting into magazine-quality infographics, as well as quantify impacts. 

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.

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

Tableau Training Objectives

All students will learn how to:                                                             

  • Ask the right questions to impact business decisions
  • Build advanced charts for immediate insights
  • Apply advanced analytics to charts
  • Create visualizations that make an impact
  • Advance their career

Tableau Training Outline

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What Keeps the CEO Up At Night?
How To Ask the Right Questions 
Where To Find Answers To These Questions 
What Makes a Visualization Effective? 
The Ninja Analyst Framework 
Advanced Time Series Analytics 
  • Line Chart with Avg. Lines 
  • Cycle Plots 
  • Line Chart with Year over Year Growth 
  • Line Chart with Percent Change and Difference 
  • Line Chart with Trend Line 
  • Running Total Charts 
  • Line Chart with Future Projection via Regression 
  • Forecasting 
    • How to use them and when 
    • How to interpret them 
    • How to adjust them 
    • Regression forecasting 
    • Moving Average forecasting 
    • Seasonal forecasting 
  • Using the datediff calc to show differences in time periods 
  • Control Charts 
  • Small Multiples 
Distributions 
  • Percent of Total and Double Labels 
  • Bar Chart with Max Color Calc 
  • Seeing What’s Changed Beyond the Top 10 
  • Adding Ranks as a Dimension 
  • Highlight Tables 
  • Histograms 
  • Pareto Charts 
Correlation Analytics and Relationships Between Data 
  • Scatter Plots 
  • Jitter Plots 
  • Quadrant Charts 
  • Actual vs. Budget or Actual vs. Target Bulletgraphics 
  • Ratios 
  • “Relative To” Charts 
  • Linear Regression 
    • How to create them 
    • How to interpret them 
    • When to use them 
  • Simple Multiple Linear Regression 
  • Understanding and testing for Statistical Significance with the Student’s T-test or Chi Square 
Outlier Analysis 
  • Averages 
  • What’s changed and by how much and how big is the impact 
  • Standard Deviations 
  • 95
  • Box Plots 
  • Sets 
  • Clustering 
    • When to use 
    • How to interpret 
    • How to adjust 
KPIs and BANS 
    • BANS 
    • Reference Line Comparisons 
    • KPI Indicators with YTD vs. Prev YTD (or similar types of time periods) 
Advanced Geographic Analysis 
  • Filled Map 
  • Symbol Map 
  • Dual Axis Map 
  • Custom maps 
  • Custom territories or regions 
  • Mapbox 
  • Background maps 
Other Advanced Charts 
  • Barbell Charts 
  • Funnel Charts 
  • Marginal Histograms 
Advanced Dashboards 
  • Layouts 
  • Formatting 
  • Fonts 
  • Colors 
  • Key Insights 
  • Providing Recommendations 
  • Quantifying Insights and Impacts of Recommendations 
  • Adding Concrete Metaphors to Drive Your Message Home 
  • Storypoints 
Using These Skills to Advance Your Career and Get Promoted 
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

TAB-112

Duration:

3 Days

Prerequisites:

All students must have had 3-6 months of regular Tableau usage, familiarity with calculations, and a desire to move fast.

Training Materials:

All Tableau training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Microsoft Excel 2010 or later (2013 or later recommended) with the latest update installed
  • 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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