Certified Data Visualization Professional

WHY CHOOSE A DATA VISUALIZATION PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION?

The Data Visualization Certification course provides the artistry required by any Data Visualization Professional in his every day job, including the Performance Management concept. Through insightful examples, case-studies and best case practices, you will understand how to create visual representations to support the decision making process and allow quick transmission of information.

WHY BECOME CERTIFIED IN DATA VISUALIZATION? WHAT ARE THE MAIN BENEFITS?

Make a difference

Not only will you deliver exceptional visual representations, but you will be able to manage, monitor and evaluate your overall Data Visualization Performance.

Recognition and endorsement

Boost your professional reputation and position yourself as a Data Visualization Professional.

81% of hiring managers feel certified individuals are more effective. (Steenbrugge, S., Microsoft partner network trainings, 2014)

Worldwide recognition

Our Certification is recognized and delivered worldwide, offering design solutions for visually encoding and presenting data

Career advancement

Ranking after popularity, Data Visualization is among the top 5 most required job skill.

Permanent jobs citing Data Visualization are 5 times greater now than in 2013. (ITJobsWatch, Data visualization jobs, 2015)

Overall applicability

Regardless of your industry, we provide best practices for visual representations which can be tailored for any of your specific needs.

Financial stability

Average job salaries in the field of Data Visualization have almost doubled since 2012.

Specialists accredited in Performance Management earn 3 times more revenue per deal. (ITJobsWatch, Data visualization jobs, 2015)

KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES

The training course provides the pillars, tools and resources required for an immediate application and implementation of the skills gained in your own organization. To ensure a smooth learning experience we offer you toolkits, templates, case studies, good practice examples from some of the most successful organizations worldwide, as well as thought-provoking exercises. You will also receive access to the smartKPIs.com premium content- the world’s largest database of documented KPIs.

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Certified Data Visualization Professional
Module What you’ll learn

1. Content standardization

  • Understand the pre-visualization importance;
  • Systematically adjust your data before creating a visual representation;
  • Benefits of identifying data links;
  • Identify the most relevant information required to be communicated.

2. Channel selection

  • Identify the most appropriate channel to communicate your data;
  • Notice differences between various communication channels;
  • Align your visual representation to the viewer’s needs.

3. Structure

  • Define the terms balance, proportion, movement, unity and emphasis;
  • The difference between formal and informal balance;
  • The significance of movement to effective graphic design;
  • Identify how unity can be achieved.

4. Format

  • Provide flow of text and shapes;
  • Provide every visual representation with all the relevant information;
  • Select the appropriate graph according to your predefined objectives.

5. Express

  • Choose the right typography for your audience taking into consideration function and aesthetics;
  • Understand the color theory;
  • To effectively use backgrounds and shades according to your objectives.

6. Report

  • Apply effective reporting aimed at your audience;
  • Explore reporting methods and their taxonomy;
  • Improve organizational performance through balanced reporting to provide clarity.

7. Assess

  • Understand the importance of a checklist, self-evaluation and peer-evaluation.
  • Ensure maximum efficiency of the entire process of creating a visual representation.

FIND OUT MORE!

View our course agenda, dates, locations and pricing options, by visiting the course certification page.

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