Complete Introduction to Google Sheets Pivot Tables

Learn how to create powerful Pivot Tables and Graphs using Google Sheets

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What you’ll learn

  • Learn to create POWERFUL PIVOT TABLES in Google Sheets in minutes.
  • Lifetime access to course material and practice activities from an experienced Udemy instructor.
  • Learn powerful methods of analysis to turn your data into INSIGHT and INTELLIGENCE.
  • Learn to create Google Sheet GRAPHS from Pivot Table data with a few clicks of the mouse.
  • Create CUSTOM calculations that can be added to your Pivot Tables TRANSFORMING the analysis of your data.
  • Create CUSTOM GROUPINGS of data to display your data in new ways.
  • Learn conditional formatting to HIGHLIGHT the key information in your data.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 4 lectures • 10min.
  • Create Reports with Pivot Tables –> 8 lectures • 28min.
  • Methods of Aggregation and Grouping –> 9 lectures • 34min.
  • Comparison Charts –> 6 lectures • 20min.
  • Trend / Time Analysis Section –> 10 lectures • 34min.
  • Filters – Asking Questions of your Data –> 8 lectures • 24min.
  • Contribution Analysis –> 6 lectures • 21min.
  • Analyzing Human Resource Data –> 6 lectures • 22min.
  • Conditional Formatting –> 5 lectures • 17min.
  • Conclusion to the Course –> 1 lecture • 1min.

Complete Introduction to Google Sheets Pivot Tables


  • Access to a Google account and Google Sheets.
  • Using spreadsheets – Google Sheets or Excel.

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This course is presented by Ian Littlejohn – who with over 75 000 students, is one of the most popular instructors on Udemy. Ian provides world leading courses on Excel, Power Pivot, Power BI and Google Data Studio.

Google Sheets offers many of the features of traditional spreadsheet products & is becoming an extremely popular tool for data analysis and reporting.  Google Sheets makes it easy to setup and share data and information within the cloud.

In this course we explore one of the most POWERFUL features of Google Sheets which is Pivot Tables.  You will learn how to EASILY create powerful Pivot Tables and Graphs using a FEW CLICKS of the mouse.

This course is primarily for people who want to learn how to get Google Sheets to do the work for them, without haivng to write complicated formulas or functions to achieve data analysis.

This course will achieve the following:

  1. Learn to CORRECTLY STRUCTURE your data
  2. Create Pivot Tables to SUMMARIZE and AGGREGATE your data
  3. Using Different Methods of Calculation – Sum,Count, Unique Count, Average, Median, Max, Min
  4. Create your own POWERFUL custom calculations
  5. Create Time / Trend Analysis
  6. Time / Trend Analysis graphs
  7. FILTER and ASK QUESTIONS of your data
  8. Contribution Analysis – percentages
  9. Contribution Analysis – graphs
  10. Analyze Human Resource data – Create powerful reports
  11. Learn to GROUP Age and Salary data