Tableau training course

Produce visually compelling, intuitive Dashboards & presentations of your corporate data with Tableau

NEXT ON 6 February
2 days £1150 + VAT

JBI training course London UK

  • Gain an introduction to Tableau
  • Acquire knowledge to handle large volumes of data ( Big Data )
  • Extract business intelligence by adding value to your data
  • Produce visually compelling and intuitive dashboards and presentations of your corporate data
  • Explore the flexible and easy-to-use tools to find, clean, model and visualise data
  • Create interactive visualisations to deliver business insights
  • Integrate data from multiple heterogeneous sources
  • Generate Tableau maps for geographical data
  • Share a story using dashboards to highlight your discoveries


Our Tableau training course shows data analysts how to get the most from this flexible and easy-to-use package. It will enable you to find, clean, model and visualise data, and to share discoveries and collaborate in intuitive new ways.

This course will walk you through the basics of the product, demonstrating functionality and letting you get hands-on.  You will learn to use this powerful tool to help you transform your rows of data into a compelling interactive visual story.

The technology provides significant value to users through its interactive, user-friendly and comprehensible interface. As Christian Chabot, the CEO of Tableau, put it: 

“Customers are turning to Tableau for fast, agile, visual analytics that provide people with the ability to ask and answer their own questions." 

JBI training course London UK
JBI training course London UK


Business Analysts, Financial Analysts, Data Scientists and Staff who need to use Tableau for producing reports from Excel, SQL Server and other databases.

Learn to build Dashboards like this - Typically used for CFO Dashboards, Revenue & Profitability, Expense Management, Financial Planning & Analysis, Sales, Stock Control, Risk & Compliance Analysis...



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Getting Started with Tableau

Employing visual analysis and analytics

  •     Appreciating the impact of Data on visualisation
  •     Handling large volumes of data
  •     Presenting visualisations to analysts and business users

Exploring Tableau

  •     Utilising the Tableau interface components
  •     Distinguishing measures and dimensions
  •     Generating basic visualisations


Data Visualisations for Business Intelligence

Accessing a single data source

  •     Extracting data from Excel and text files
  •     Pulling data from Microsoft Access


Working with marks and views

  •     Applying different Views for finding value
  •     Categorising data with Marks


Graphing data

  •     Constructing a histogram
  •     Filtering to reduce volume of data
  •     Sorting to impose order
  •     Organising data by grouping


Loading Data into Tableau

Modifying the Tableau data schema

  •     Declaring data types
  •     Aliasing column headings
  •     Resolving issues with the Data Interpreter
  •     Contrasting live connections versus extracts

Importing from multiple data sources

  •     Reading Excel and text files
  •     Integrating a Microsoft Access table
  •     Executing a database join


Connecting to an enterprise database

  •     Selecting data from a relational database
  •     Consuming data from a large datasets

Combining data with joins and blends

  •     Joining heterogeneous tables
  •     Integrating sources by blending data

Building Advanced Visualisations

Leveraging visualisation techniques

  •     Generating Crosstabs and Pivot Tables
  •     Establishing hierarchies and drilling down
  •     Defining sets and subsets
  •     Dividing the view into pages

Applying parameters

  •     Slicing a view with filers
  •     Specifying data with a selector

Charting with advanced features

  •     Reviewing available chart templates
  •     Employing combination charts
  •     Exploiting trends and moving averages

Leveraging Table Calculations

Calculated fields

  •     Formulating a calculation to enhance data
  •     Identifying calculation types

Table calculations

  •     Implementing quick table calculations
  •     Editing table calculations for a refined data view
  •     Creating level of detail calculations

Representing Locations with Tableau Maps

Mapping geographic data

  •     Plotting latitude and longitude
  •     Adding points manually

Surveying map types

  •     Categorising with the symbol map and filled map
  •     Customising regions with polygon maps

Presenting Insights

Authoring dashboards

  •     Assembling dashboards from views
  •     Linking the views for interaction

Narrating a story

  •     Illustrating discoveries with a story
  •     Capturing story points within the dashboards

Disseminating Visualisations

  •     Sharing your workbook
  •     Publishing to the cloud
  •     Deploying your workbook to Tableau Server
  •     Administering the server
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