Tableau Prep I

PT25388
Summary
This two-day Tableau Prep training is designed to provide you with the tools and knowledge of how to prepare and shape data in Tableau Prep. It’s best suited for people who have 3-6 months experience in Tableau Desktop and are somewhat familiar with writing calculations. Throughout the course, our instructors will take you from conceptual data preparation material to creating useful Tableau Prep flows that can be output to Tableau Desktop for analysis. This course includes a course manual containing key concepts on each topic covered and hands-on activities to reinforce the skills and knowledge attained. It also includes a digital student resources folder containing Tableau Desktop workbooks, Tableau Prep flows, and data sources to support the hands-on activities.
Prerequisites
Before taking this course, students should have 3-6 months experience in Tableau Desktop and are somewhat familiar with writing calculations
Duration
2 Days/Lecture & Lab
Audience
This course is designed for or people who have 3-6 months experience in Tableau Desktop and are somewhat familiar with writing calculations
Topics
  • Introduction to the workspace
  • Introduction to the workflow
  • Data literacy concepts
  • Connecting to and configuring data
  • Exploring data
  • Shaping data
  • Combining data
  • Opening a data sample and creating an output file
  • Cleaning data
  • Preferred data structures in Tableau
  • Best practices for data preparation
  • Complex flows
  • Starting with a question
  • Hands-on data preparation

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