Companion Resource (Pathfinder) for Create Accurately and Interactive Dashboards with Tableau

Academic Program Information & Professional Development Resources for Job Seekers


  Welcome to the #DataFam community!  Tableau is more than a software or tool, it’s a community of people and resources to support your journey.  Take a look at the Tableau Community webpage.  On this page, you will find links to Tableau-related resources to guide you and help you learn about ways to engage with your new family.  


Academic Programs

Tableau for Students:  This resource is suitable for all students.  Also, you will find instructions on how to access the free student licenses for Tableau Desktop and Tableau Prep.

Tableau Desktop Certification Exam: Students can also get a 20% discount on the Tableau Desktop Specialist Exam which is a very great way for you to boost your resume.

Tableau for Teaching: An excellent resource for all teachers.   Also, you will find instructions on how to access the free educator licenses for Tableau Desktop and Tableau Prep.

Tableau for Kids:  Are you an educator or librarian wanting to teach data literacy to students K-12?  Tableau has you covered.  On the webpage, you will find the "Data Kids Educator Kit" which includes engaging activities like icebreakers.

Data Literacy & Lifelong Learning Resources for Everyone 

Data Literacy For All:  Tableau is committed to improving the data skills gap, globally.  This resource will support those who are beginning their data skills journey or would like a refresh their skillsets with Tableau.


Tableau On-Demand Webinars:  One of the best features of this library of recorded, live demonstrations of the Tableau software is that you can filter by industry.

Professional Development Resources

Jobseekers start here!  

Seek feedback loops to build data fluency skills:  The following list is not exhaustive.  The following items on the list are a few feedback loops to increase your skills and visibility in the #Datafam community:

Remember, Tableau Public  is free and Tableau offers Tableau Desktop & Tableau Public as a free trial for everyone!!