Tableau Certified Data Analyst

Target Audience

A Tableau Data Analyst enables stakeholders to make business decisions by understanding the business

problem, identifying data to explore for analysis, and delivering actionable insights.

The Data Analyst uses Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep, and either Tableau Server or Tableau Online to:

  • Connect to data sources
  • Perform data transformations
  • Explore and analyze data
  • Create meaningful visualizations that answer key business questions

This exam measures the candidate’s:

  • Knowledge of the capabilities of Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep, and either Tableau Server or

Tableau Online

  • Ability to share content and keep the content current by publishing, scheduling, and maintaining it on the web


Course Outline

Domain 1: Connect to and Transform Data

1.1. Connect to data sources

1.2. Prepare data for analysis

1.3. Perform data transformation in Tableau Prep

1.4. Customize fields


Domain 2: Explore and Analyze Data

2.1. Create calculated fields

2.2. Create quick table calculations

2.3. Create custom table calculations

2.4. Create and use filters

2.5. Create parameters to enable interactivity

2.6. Structure the data

2.7. Map data geographically

2.8. Summarize, model, and customize data by using the Analytics feature


Domain 3: Create Content

3.1. Create charts

3.2. Create dashboards and stories

3.3. Add interactivity to dashboards

3.4. Format dashboards


Domain 4: Publish and Manage Content on Tableau Server and Tableau Online

4.1. Publish Content

4.2. Schedule data updates

4.3. Manage Published workbooks