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Jan 1

Analyzing and Visualizing Data in Looker

January 1 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM AEST

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Analyzing and Visualizing Data in Looker

This instructor led live training which teach you how to do the kind of data exploration and analysis in Looker that would formerly be done primarily by SQL developers or analysts. Upon completion of this course, you will be able to leverage Looker’s modern analytics platform to find and explore relevant content in your organization’s Looker instance, ask questions of your data, create new metrics as needed, and build and share visualizations and dashboards to facilitate data-driven decision making.

What you Will learn

What's Included?

Instructor Live Training

An instructor will answer your questions

OFFICIAL GOOGLE CLOUD CONTENT

Course content reflects the latest google cloud class

hands on labs

Real world hands on labs provided by Qwiklabs and supported by instructor

CertIficate of completion

Receive official certificate on completion of 80% of labs

Who's this course for?

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Duration

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Course Content

Topics

Looker user interface and components

  • Define Looker and the capabilities it provides for working with data
  • Navigate the Looker user interface to access data and functionality

Activities

  • 1 demo and 1 quiz

Topics

  • Dimensions, measures, filters, pivots

Objectives

  • Explain the four core analytical concepts in Looker (dimensions, measures,
    filters, pivots)
  • Use dimensions to access data attributes
  • Use measures to aggregate data attributes
  • Combine dimensions and measures for richer data analysis and visualization
  • Filter dimensions and measures to analyze a subset of the data
  • Use pivots to restructure and group data

Activities

  • 4 demos, 1 quiz and 1 lab

Topics

  • Table calculations, offset functions

Objectives

  • Explain how table calculations and offset functions are used to work with data in
    Looker
  • List the types of table calculations and offset functions available in Looker
  • Create new metrics instantaneously with table calculations and offset functions

Activities

  • 4 demos, 1 quiz and 1 lab

Topics

  • Looks, Looker dashboards, data delivery options

Objectives

  • Explain how to create and deliver Looks and dashboards in Looker to share results
    with stakeholders
  • Create and share standalone visualization reports called Looks
  • Create and share dashboards to combine multiple visualizations for a business topic or domain
  • Add new content to an existing dashboard
  • Add filters to a Look or dashboard for flexible analysis of a subset of the data
  • Deliver data outside of Looker for access by other stakeholders or systems

Activites

  • 1 demo and 1 quiz

Topics

  • Looker content organization, folders, boards

Objectives

  • Use folders in Looker to organize content for navigability and discoverability
  • Create and share boards to centralize content that lives in different folders in a Looker instance

Activites

  • 1 demo and 1 quiz

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Ref: C-LOOKAV-B-02

Location

Online

Instructor

Axalon Academy
Email:
training@axalon.io
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Other

Competencies
Beginner
Learning Path
Data Analyst
Event Type
Live Virtual Training Day