Tableau Level I

Intro to Tableau Training in NYC

In this course, you will be introduced to the field of data visualization and the various tools Tableau Public offers. Through concepts and exercises, you will learn to identify datasets to connect to, explore, analyze, filter and structure your data to create your desired visualizations.

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$299 7 Hours Mac and PC provided 185 Madison Avenue, NYC In-person classroom training

Corporate training available

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Sep 10 Tuesday, 10am–5pm
Sep 17–19 Tue & Thu, 6–9pm
Oct 16 Wednesday, 10am–5pm
Dec 16 Monday, 10am–5pm

What You’ll Learn

  • Understanding Data
  • Creating Your First visualization
  • Tableau Calculations
  • Formatting Visualizations
  • Manipulating Data in Tableau
  • Advanced Visualization Tools
  • Creating Dashboards & Stories
  • Distributing & Publishing Your Visualization

Full Course Syllabus

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Understanding Data

  • What is data
  • Where to find data
  • Foundations for building Data Visualizations

Creating Your First visualization

  • Getting started with Tableau Software
  • Using Data file formats
  • Connecting your Data to Tableau
  • Creating basic charts (line, bar charts, Treemaps)
  • Using the Show me panel

Tableau Calculations

  • Overview of SUM, AVR, and Aggregate features
  • Creating custom calculations and fields
  • Applying new data calculations to your visualization

Formatting Visualizations

  • Formatting Tools and Menus
  • Formatting specific parts of the view
  • Editing and Formatting Axes

Manipulating Data in Tableau

  • Cleaning-up the data with the Data Interpreter
  • Structuring your data
  • Sorting and filtering Tableau data
  • Pivoting Tableau data

Advanced Visualization Tools

  • Using Filters
  • Using the Detail panel
  • Using the Size panels
  • Customizing filters
  • Using and Customizing tooltips
  • Formatting your data with colors

Creating Dashboards & Stories

  • Using Storytelling
  • Creating your first dashboard and Story
  • Design for different displays
  • Adding interactivity to your Dashboard

Distributing & Publishing Your Visualization

  • Tableau file types
  • Publishing to Tableau Online
  • Sharing your visualization
  • Printing and exporting