Course Code: 5685

Tableau Desktop Basic - Part 1

Class Dates:
2 Days
Class Time:
Instructor-Led Training, Virtual Instructor-Led Training


  • Course Overview
  • This 2 day Tableau course was built to connect to a wide range of data sources, and allow users to quickly create visualizations of connected data to gain insights, show trends, and create reports. Tableau's data connection capabilities and visualization features go far beyond those that can be found in spreadsheets, allowing users to create compelling and interactive worksheets, dashboards, and stories, that bring data to life and turn data into thoughtful action.

  • Audience
  • This course is designed for professionals in a variety of job roles who are currently using desktop or web-based data-management tools to perform numerical or general data analysis. This includes capturing and reporting on data to peers, executives, and clients. These professionals must also provide data visualizations in reports, or explain data analysis through visualizations.

    This course is also designed for students who plan to obtain Tableau® Desktop Qualified Associate certification, which requires candidates to pass the Desktop Qualified Associate exam.


  • To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience managing data with Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the following:

    Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 1
    Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 2
    Optionally, having experience with other data analytics tools, such as Google Analytics™ or Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tools, as well as an understanding of database design concepts or a background in statistical analysis will help you get even more out of Tableau. The following courses are helpful but not required:
    Google Analytics™: Foundation (Second Edition)
    Database Design: A Modern Approach
    Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Dashboards
  • Recommended Courses:

  • Excel 2016 Level 1
  • Excel 2016 Level 2
  • Excel 2019/2016 Dashboards

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