Course Description

  • What is this course about?

    Google BigQuery for Data Analysts - CPB200 will introduce you to Google BigQuery. Through instructor-led online classrooms, demonstrations, and hands-on labs, you’ll learn to store, transform, analyze, and visualize data using Google BigQuery.

  • What are the Course Objectives?

    By the end of CPB200 training program, you’ll be able to:

    • Understand the purpose of and use cases for Google BigQuery
    • Describe ways in which customers have used Google BigQuery to improve their businesses
    • Understand the architecture of BigQuery and how queries are processed
    • Interact with BigQuery using the web UI and command-line interface
    • Identify the purpose and structure of BigQuery schemas and data types
    • Understand the purpose of and advantages of BigQuery destinations tables and caching
    • Use BigQuery jobs
    • Transform and load data into and export data from BigQuery
    • Store query results in a destination table
    • Create a federated query
    • Export log data to BigQuery and query it
    • Understand the BigQuery pricing structure and evaluate mechanisms for controlling query and storage costs
    • Identify best practices for optimizing query performance
    • Troubleshoot common errors in BigQuery
    • Use various BigQuery functions
    • Use external tools such as spreadsheets to interact with BigQuery
    • Visualize BigQuery data
    • Use access controls to restrict access to BigQuery data
    • Query Google Analytics Premium data exported to BigQuery

  • Who should do this course?

    This course is most suitable for data analysts and data scientists.

Exam & Certification

  • How do you become a Google Cloud Certified Professional - Data Engineer?

    The CPB200 course is the final step before you can sit for the Google Cloud Certified Professional - Data Engineer certification. Please refer to the following page for more details

    You can get the certification following the process:
    Step 1: Complete all the required trainings. Please 
    Step 2: Register for exam at:
    Step 3: Google informs the participant if they have passed the examination and receive the certification

    Certification and examination related FAQs are available at

  • What are the prerequisites for this course?

    To attend this course, you need to fulfil the pre-requisites given below.

    • Attended CP100A - Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals OR CPB100 - Google Cloud Platform Big Data & Machine Learning Fundamentals (or equivalent experience)
    • Experience using a SQL-like query language to analyze data

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    Online Classroom:
    • You need to attend one complete batch.

          • Disclaimer
          • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.