Tableau Desktop Certified Associate - Field & Chart Types

This course will teach you how to use Tableau with hands-on demos using field and chart types to get the right answers on the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate Exam.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 28, 2021
Duration
37m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Jun 28, 2021
Duration
37m
Description

Preparing for Tableau Certification requires hands-on practice. In this course, Tableau Desktop Certified Associate - Field & Chart Types, you’ll learn to how to use Tableau with hands-on demos to get the right answers on the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate exam. First, you’ll explore data roles so you know what Tableau will draw on the canvas as you drag and drop. Next, you’ll discover how to choose the right chart for the job. Finally, you’ll learn how to use Tableau Desktop in hands-on demos to answer sample exam questions. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of field and chart types needed to pass the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate exam.

About the author
About the author

Adam Crahen is the Director of Analytics Practices and Enablement for Pluralsight and also a former Tableau Zen Master. Adam is a creative problem solver specializing in data curation, transformation and visualization with tools like Tableau, SQL, Snowflake, dbt, and Alteryx, etc. His work has been recognized by organizations like Kantar and has been featured by several news organizations around the world. He enjoys sharing his knowledge and passion for data by speaking at conferences, user groups and connecting with the data community.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, everyone. My name is Adam Crahen, and welcome to my course, Tableau Desktop Certified Associate ‑ Field & Chart Types. I am the Director of Analytics Practices and Enablement here Pluralsight, and I'm also a former Tableau Zen Master. Tableau is an industry‑leading data visualization tool, and this course is part of our path to the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate certification. In this course, you will learn how to know what Tableau will draw on the canvas before you drag and drop. Some of the major topics we will cover include understanding data roles in Tableau, choosing the right chart based on your data, and finally, we will dive into Tableau and solve sample exam questions and hands‑on demonstrations. By the end of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of field and chart types to take on the Certified Associate exam. Before beginning this course, you should have experience using Tableau Desktop or you have already watched the courses in the Tableau Desktop for Analysts path. You should also watch the courses in the Tableau Desktop Specialist path. From here, you should feel comfortable diving into Tableau with courses on Tableau Desktop Certified Associate ‑ Calculations, Tableau Desktop Certified Associate ‑ Mapping, and Tableau Desktop Certified Associate ‑ Analytics. I hope you'll join me on this journey to prepare for the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate exam with the Tableau Desktop Certified Associate ‑ Field & Chart types course, at Pluralsight.