Looker and LookML – The Complete Course for Beginners

Practical Looker course for beginners that want to quickly get up to speed with Looker and LookML

Welcome! I am here to help you learn quickly how to use Looker and LookML

What you’ll learn

  • Learn the Looker platform and interface.
  • Learn LookML from the basics.
  • Learn best practices for using Looker and LookML.
  • Become confident in using Looker for any project.
  • Be able to create analysis using Looker.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • NEW Sandbox for 2022 – Setup the Looker Environment –> 4 lectures • 16min.
  • Explores – Getting Started –> 9 lectures • 42min.
  • Explores Part 2 – Vizualizations –> 14 lectures • 1hr 45min.
  • Explores Part 3 – Custom Fields –> 8 lectures • 50min.
  • Explores Part 4 – Filters deep dive –> 4 lectures • 22min.
  • Looks –> 3 lectures • 27min.
  • Dashboards – Beginner to Expert –> 6 lectures • 59min.
  • Other useful tips and tricks for Users and Looker Analysts –> 5 lectures • 28min.
  • LookML Basics –> 9 lectures • 35min.
  • LookML Practice – Beginner –> 9 lectures • 44min.
  • LookML Practice – Intermediate –> 10 lectures • 51min.
  • LookML Practice – Advanced –> 4 lectures • 25min.
  • LookML – Integrating Looker with Git –> 4 lectures • 13min.
  • LookML – Getting your Changes to Production –> 3 lectures • 9min.
  • Next Steps –> 3 lectures • 6min.

Looker and LookML - The Complete Course for Beginners


  • Basic understanding of SQL will help but not mandatory.

Welcome! I am here to help you learn quickly how to use Looker and LookML

[Jan 2022 Update]: Course is fully updated to capture the newest interface of Looker and its Sandbox environment. Additional lessons added to capture new functionality

[Dec 2021 Update]: 2 hours of content added

[October 2021 Update]: A new section on Git branches was included

[August 2021 Update]: Lessons updated to cover the new sandbox envrionment introduced this month


Beginners welcome: no need to know anything about Looker and LookML!

Looker can be challenging to learn on your own without guidance from an experienced trainer. In this course, I will walk you through every step of using Looker and LookML in an easy to undertand way for the absolute beginner.

This course will give you a deep understanding of Looker’s functionality by using hands-on, contextual examples designed to showcase why Looker is awesome and how how to use it for any project.

In this Looker course you will learn:

· How to setup a free training account with Looker

· Get familiar with the Looker interface

· How to build Looks in Looker

· How to edit a Look

· How to build a dashboard

· The different elements of LookML

· How to create a custom dimension

· How to create a view from table

· Understand the different dimension types

· How to structure your project

· How to use Explores

· How to utilize the formal Looker documentation

· How to create a model in the Development environment

· The interface of the Development environment

… and much, much more!


Enroll today and enjoy:

  • Lifetime access to the course and all future updates
  • 5+ hours of high quality, up to date video lectures
  • Practical Looker course with step by step instructions on how to implement the different features

Thanks again for checking out my course and I look forward to seeing you in the classroom 🙂

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