Developing Data Models with LookML (DDMLML)

 

Course Overview

This course empowers you to develop scalable, performant LookML (Looker Modeling Language) models that provide your business users with the standardized, ready-to-use data that they need to answer their questions. Upon completing this course, you will be able to start building and maintaining LookML models to curate and manage data in your organization’s Looker instance.

Who should attend

  • Data developers who are responsible for data curation and management within their organizations.
  • Data analysts interested in learning how data developers use LookML to curate and manage data in their organization’s Looker instance.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, participants should have a basic understanding of SQL, Git, and the Looker business user experience. For learners with no previous experience as data explorers in Looker, it is recommended to first complete Analyzing and Visualizing Data in Looker.

Course Objectives

  • Define LookML basic terms and building blocks
  • Use the Looker Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and project version control to modify LookML projects
  • Create dimensions and measures to curate data attributes used by business users
  • Create and design Explores to make data accessible to business users
  • Use derived tables to instantaneously create new tables
  • Use caching and datagroups in Looker to speed up SQL queries

Not covered in this course:

  • Analyzing data in Explores
  • Creating and sharing visualizations and dashboards
  • Looker administrative features and functions

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 1 day

Price (excl. tax)
  • 650.— €

Courseware language: English

Classroom Training

Duration 1 day

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 650.— €
  • Switzerland: CHF 850.—

Courseware language: English

Schedule

FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

English

Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

Europe

United Kingdom

London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)

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