Data Visualization with Tableau

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours / 2 days

8.30am to 5.30pm

Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)

Singapore Polytechnic

Course Introduction

Data may be in abundance; however, making it comprehensible and meaningful to stakeholders require a different skillset. This course enables the skills to turn raw datasets into interactive and dynamic dashboards.

Course Objective

This course aims to equip participants with the skills to easily create useful and interactive visualizations and dashboards for presentation and recommendations to stakeholders. They will learn how to achieve this using Tableau software.

Course Outline

Using the drag-and drop interface, participants will learn:

• Basic Tableau charting
Import data from Excel and do simple joins. Design basic bar charts, line graphs and put them in a Tableau dashboard /Story

• Advanced Tableau charting
Create maps, groups/sets, simple calculated fields and advanced sorting

• Interactive Dashboarding
Create dynamic dashboards that change their data based on user interactions

• Advanced Dashboarding
Blend data from disparate sources, work with more complex calculations and use built-in analytics features like forecasting and cluster analysis

Suitable for

Participants who wish to present data and recommendations in an engaging and dynamic manner to stakeholders using interactive visualizations and dashboards.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Computer Literate, Basic knowledge in data presentation and analysis

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Full Fees (before GST): $500.00 
GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants*: $10.50
GST payable for others: $35.00

Applicants/EligibilitySkillsFuture FundingSubsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above1$450.00 $60.50 
Singapore Citizens aged below 40$350.00 $160.50
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders$350.00 $160.50
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders2$450.00 $60.50 
Others (Full fees payable)$0.00$535.00

*As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable is calculated based on 7% of the baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
2 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.