Looker and LookML - The Complete Course for Beginners
What you'll learn
- Learn the Looker platform and interface
- Learn LookML from the basics
- Learn best practices for using Looker and LookML
- Become confident in using Looker for any project
- Be able to create analysis using Looker
- Basic understanding of SQL will help but not mandatory
Welcome! I am here to help you learn quickly how to use Looker and LookML
[Mar 2022 Update]: Some lecture updates based on student feedback
[Jan 2022 Update]: Course is fully updated to capture the newest interface of Looker and its Sandbox environment. Additional lessons added to capture new functionality
[Dec 2021 Update]: 2 hours of content added
[October 2021 Update]: A new section on Git branches was included
[August 2021 Update]: Lessons updated to cover the new sandbox envrionment introduced this month
Beginners welcome: no need to know anything about Looker and LookML!
Looker can be challenging to learn on your own without guidance from an experienced trainer. In this course, I will walk you through every step of using Looker and LookML in an easy to undertand way for the absolute beginner.
This course will give you a deep understanding of Looker's functionality by using hands-on, contextual examples designed to showcase why Looker is awesome and how how to use it for any project.
In this Looker course you will learn:
· How to setup a free training account with Looker
· Get familiar with the Looker interface
· How to build Looks in Looker
· How to edit a Look
· How to build a dashboard
· The different elements of LookML
· How to create a custom dimension
· How to create a view from table
· Understand the different dimension types
· How to structure your project
· How to use Explores
· How to utilize the formal Looker documentation
· How to create a model in the Development environment
· The interface of the Development environment
... and much, much more!
Enroll today and enjoy:
Lifetime access to the course and all future updates
9 hours of high quality, up to date video lectures
Practical Looker course with step by step instructions on how to implement the different features
Thanks again for checking out my course and I look forward to seeing you in the classroom
Who this course is for:
- Users with no or little experience with Looker and LookML
I am a Project Manager and data geek with 10 years worth of experience working for Fortune 500 companies. The past decade was a really challenging and fulfilling one that allowed me to work on multiple complex international projects in the IT industry.
I have experience with most of the Project Management software tools on the market and would love to share my knowledge and best practices from the industry.
Here are some of the topics that I love teaching and why:
- Project Management software tools - I love finding new useful features and utilizing them to increase the collaboration and success of projects. I have used all the well known Project Management software tools on the market.
- Data related topics - I have led and participated in dozens of different Data related projects and initiatives. I am a data geek and love to share my knowledge on the topic.
- Productivity software tools - one of my secrets to success is that over the years I have used software tools to increase my productivity and motivation to get things done.
The aim of my courses is to help you achieve one of the following:
- Get the next promotion at work by utilizing software tools to set yourself apart from the competition
- Become better at managing projects by utilizing industry best pracrices
- Become better at managing the collaboration within your team
- Make your resume standout by adding trending skills
- Improve the operations of your own business
My mantra is teaching by doing. Let's get going!