Course Number: TAB-116

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Advanced Tableau Training Overview

This live, private Tableau for Advanced Dashboard Design training course teaches attendees how to create attractive and user-friendly charts, infographics, and dashboards in Tableau. If desired, we can workshop with your team's own data.

Note: for added modules on interactivity, this course may be extended to 3 days.

Location and Pricing

This course is taught as a private course in-person or online for teams of 3 or more. To receive a quote for online corporate training, please contact us.

Objectives

  • Format Worksheets
  • Create Dashboards
  • Create and import custom shapes, color palettes, and charts
  • Produce templates for seamless consistency across an organization 
  • Create Content

Prerequisites

Students must have taken Accelebrate's Intermediate Tableau course or have the equivalent experience. Having at least 3 months of experience using the tool (including writing calculations) is strongly recommended. 

Outline

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Introduction
Entire Workbook vs. One Sheet
Navigation Pane
Formatting Pane
  • Fonts
  • Alignment
  • Shading
  • Borders
  • Lines
Marks Card
  • Text
    • Using fields for dynamic text
    • Dummy fields for static text
  • Shapes
    • Custom shapes
  • Color
    • Custom color palettes
    • Adding borders
  • Size
Titles and Captions
  • With static and dynamic text
  • Instead of color legends
Cleaning up the View
Annotations
Leveraging Dual-Axis and Dummy Fields
  • Custom charts
  • Customized text
Reference Lines
Duplicating sheets
Objects
  • Containers
    • Show/Hide
    • Selecting and formatting
  • Custom images
    • Background
    • Foreground
  • Text
  • Blank Pieces
  • Floating vs Tiled
Custom Shapes
  • Using PPT
  • Icons
Layout Tab
  • Custom Size
  • Borders
  • Background
  • Padding
Bring in Own Data and Big Ideas (Optional)
  • Sketch out Ideas
  • Design Elements
    • outside images/shapes
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All Tableau training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements:

  • Tableau Desktop
  • Microsoft Excel 2013 or later (2016 or later recommended)
  • Internet access
  • Related data and lab files that Accelebrate would provide


Learn faster

Our live, instructor-led lectures are far more effective than pre-recorded classes

Satisfaction guarantee

If your team is not 100% satisfied with your training, we do what's necessary to make it right

Learn online from anywhere

Whether you are at home or in the office, we make learning interactive and engaging

Multiple Payment Options

We accept check, ACH/EFT, major credit cards, and most purchase orders



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