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Looker Business Analyst

A Looker Business Analyst uses Looker daily to create and curate content, develop reports, and use visualizations to represent data. A Business Analyst should be able to use Looker to query data and create actionable metrics, validate data accuracy, and apply procedural concepts to identify error sources. A Business Analyst can build Looker dashboards to meet business requirements, deliver reports for data consumers, and use appropriate visualizations to meet analysis requirements. A Business Analyst can apply procedural concepts to curate content for intuitive navigation and control it for security.

The Looker Business Analyst exam assesses your knowledge of:

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    Scheduling and sharing Looks and dashboards
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    Table calculations and Looker expressions
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    Customize and advanced filters
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    The impacts of pivoting
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    Best practices around designing dashboards
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    The fundamentals of caching

Delivery of the Looker Business Analyst (BA) certification exam will end on December 31, 2021 at 11:59 PM, PST. For more information, please visit the FAQs in the link above.

About this certification exam

Length: 100 minutes

Registration fee: $250

Languages: English

Exam format: Multiple choice and multiple select taken remotely or in person at a test center. Locate a test center near you.

Exam delivery method:

1. Take the online-proctored exam from a remote location, review the online testing requirements.

2. Take the onsite-proctored exam at a testing center, locate a test center near you.

Prerequisites: None

Recommended experience: Business analysts with 5+ months of experience using Looker for report development, data visualization, and dashboard best practices.

Exam overview

Step 1: Understand what's on the exam

The exam guide contains a complete list of topics that may be included on the exam. Review the exam guide to determine if your knowledge aligns with the topics on the exam.

See exam guide

Step 2: Training

Step 3: Schedule an exam

Register and select the option to take the exam remotely or at a nearby testing center.