Tableau Mastering Calculations Level of Detail Training


Tableau 2019 - Desktop

Mastering Level of Detail Calculations


Tableau Desktop Mastering Level of Detail (LOD) Calculations is a deep dive master class on using advanced aggregate calculations to address complex data challenges and understanding how LOD calculations can help with performance challenges. Students will solidify a fundamental understanding of LOD calculations and explore 15+ advanced real-world applications to help them gain additional insight into their data, provide innovative analysis and design impactful visualizations. Students will learn creative techniques for combining calculations, parameters and sets to help get the most out of Tableau Desktop.

A fully interactive experience, our online classroom offers a unique opportunity to learn from and work with a subject matter expert. Participants get practice performing the skills and can ask questions of the instructor in real time.


This course will be completed on Tableau Desktop 2019; however, nearly all techniques are also relevant to all versions of Tableau Desktop 2018 and 10, except where noted throughout the course.


One day


Students receive a comprehensive set of learning materials, including all course notes and class examples.




Consumers of business analytics information and business analysts who have attended our two-day advanced class or have one or more years of experience in Tableau Desktop.

  • Review methods for creating calculations
  • Understand default aggregation behavior
  • Discuss common reasons to modify default aggregation
  • Understand the purpose of LOD calculations
  • Create INCLUDE, EXCLUDE and FIXED calculations
  • Understand filtering on LOD calculations
  • Create nested LOD calculations
  • Integrate parameters in LOD expressions
  • Explore advanced uses of LOD calculations

  • Senturus accepts payment by credit card, purchase order and invoice.
  • Paying party will receive a payment confirmation email upon payment receipt.
  • Each registered student will receive an email with the course confirmation and details on how to access the online classroom.
  • Students will receive electronic copies of the course materials and may print one hard copy for their personal use. The course materials are copyrighted and any other reproduction or distribution of these materials is strictly prohibited.

We recommend that all attendees have two displays (monitors) so they can see the training presentation and their hands-on class work simultaneously.

Audio for attendees is via VoIP and a PC Headset is highly recommended. Audio is also available via teleconference using a TOLL number.

Cancellations made ten or more calendar days prior to the first day of the course receive a 100% refund.

Cancellations made between five and nine calendar days prior to the first day of the course, receive a 50% refund.

Registrants will be charged 100% of the enrollment fee if a cancellation request is not received at least five calendar days prior to the first day of the course.