Complete Cognos Analytics Training Course

Cognos Analytics


IBM Cognos Analytics is one of the largest and successful business intelligence software used for reports and dashboard development. It is a very simple and straight forward tool that does not require prior IT knowledge. In this course you will learn everything COGNOS ANALYTICS offers.

I have been teaching Cognos in a classroom environment in New York City for the past 10 years. It is important to note that close to 90% of my students got jobs and are enjoying their successful careers in Business Intelligence. Over 75% of these student had zero prior knowledge of Cognos or IT except Internet surfing. I want you to imagine yourself in that role – It will be a great journey indeed.

The course is designed to make you an expert on Cognos Analytics and all of its features. You will be able to accomplish following with ease:

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Syllabus Outline

Module -1: Get access to Cognos Analytics

Access to Analytics

Upload and Prepare data


Module – 2: Development

Create Reports

Report Formatting

Module – 3: More Development & Organization


Grouping n Sectioning


Module – 4: Deep Dive Development

Deep dive



Module – 5: Charts


Module – 6: Prompts

Prompts Overview

Text Box Prompt

Value Prompt

Select & Search Prompt

Date Prompt

Cascading Prompts

Module – 7: Functions, Master Detail & Drill-through Reporting



Drill-Through Reports

Module – 8: Dash-boarding

Building a Dashboard

I have also included a module on successfully finding a Cognos Business Intelligence Job which will definitely help you finding your dream IT job.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone interested in business intelligence and data analytics without having programming background including professionals in Management business, Finance, and marketing. Also People with legacy technical skills who want to learn new technology. Additionally, College students who want a career in IT, but did not take IT classes during school years. – Any individual who wants to get an IT job with little to no IT experience.

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