Data Explorer Bootcamp

Data Explorer Bootcamp

Summary

This five-hour class is primarily for data consumers who need to make data-driven business decisions using Looker. There are no technical requirements for participating in this class. Looker is an extremely powerful tool that allows non-technical users to do the kind of data exploration that could formerly only be done by a technically savvy analyst. This half-day course brings the full power of modern analytics to the business user.

Duration

5 hours

Prerequisites

No prerequisites

Outline

12:00 - 12:45: Lunch Provided
12:45 - 1:45: Working with Dimensions and Measures

  1. Dimensions and measures
    1. How Dimensions and Measures work
    2. Filtering Dimensions and Measures
    3. Pivoting
  2. Practice with HR dataset

1:45 - 2:15: Dimensions and Measures Workshop
2:15 - 3:00: Table Calculations and Visualizations

  1. Table Calculations
  2. Visualizations

3:00 - 3:30: Table Calculation / Visuals workshop
3:30 - 4:20: Sharing your work

  1. Creating, saving and sharing Looks and Spaces
  2. Scheduling / triggering emailed reports / alerts
  3. Creating dashboards with Filters and Listeners

4:20 - 5:00: Dashboard workshop
5:00 - 6:30 Happy hour!

Upcoming Classes

United States

Location Dec 2017 Jan 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2018 Apr 2018
Looker - Santa Cruz Office Jan 17
Looker - New York Office Jan 24
Apr 11
Looker - San Francisco Office Feb 7

Classes in bold are guaranteed to run!

United Kingdom

Location Dec 2017 Jan 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2018 Apr 2018
Looker - London Office Feb 14

Classes in bold are guaranteed to run!

Onsite Training

For groups of three or more

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Public Training

Santa Cruz

  • Confirmed
    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    $ 350.00 USD $ 300.00 USD before Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:00 AM PST.

New York, NY

  • Confirmed
    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    $ 350.00 USD $ 300.00 USD before Wednesday, January 10, 2018 12:00 PM EST.
  • Confirmed
    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    $ 350.00 USD $ 300.00 USD before Wednesday, March 28, 2018 12:00 PM EDT.

San Francisco, CA

  • Confirmed
    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    $ 350.00 USD $ 300.00 USD before Wednesday, January 24, 2018 12:00 PM PST.

London

  • Confirmed
    12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    $ 350.00 USD $ 300.00 USD before Wednesday, January 31, 2018 9:00 AM GMT.

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