IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1 – Beginner

IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1 – Beginner

Training course covering IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1

This training course is suitable for anyone using IBM Cognos Analytics version 11.1 but most specific to version 11.1

Timings: Delivered over 2 Days
Instructor: Duncan Stevens, Senior BI Consultant at HAYNE Solutions
Location: Virtual

Key Points

  • 1.75 day course aimed at those new to Cognos Analytics
  • Bundles our Environment training with our Introduction to Reporting training
  • Provides key skills of how to Navigate content in Cognos Analytics and how to create simple reports
  • Training to be delivered remotely using HAYNE’S own servers against IBM sample databases
  • Comprehensive training manual provided
  • Most sections are backed up with hands on tasks to practice the skills learnt
  • Our team of trainers are qualified and continuously trained themselves to deliver high quality training


  • Trainees must be comfortable with windows, browsers, and standard PC functionality
  • Experience of, or exposure to, databases is advantageous but not mandatory

Intended Audience

  • All users of Cognos Analytics
  • Data Analysts and those consuming Cognos Content
  • Users wanting to access prewritten content in Cognos Analytics or wishing to write simple reports themselves
  • Section 1 – What is Cognos Analytics
  • Section 2 – Introduction to the Environment
  • Section 3 – Maintaining and Running Content
  • Section 4 – User Tasks
  • Section 5 – Event Studio


  • Section 1 – The Report Environment
  • Section 2 – Create Your First Report
  • Section 3 – Create a List Report
  • Section 4 – Enhancing a Report
  • Section 5 – Create a Crosstab Report
  • Section 6 – Create a Visualisation Report
  • Section 7 – Create a Map Report
  • Section 8 – Interactivity


Other details

  • Course supplies – Attendees will be provided with training manuals and access to the training environment.
  • Places are limited to keep the sessions interactive, so please don’t delay in securing your place.

“We’re delighted with the high quality IBM Cognos Analytics training delivered by HAYNE. The real life examples and reference materials have been invaluable in putting Cognos Analytics into practice. The trainer was very knowledgeable and more than happy to answer questions throughout the day. Our expectations have been exceeded and we’ll definitely be using HAYNE again in the future.” Ben Knight, CooperVision