Research by Econsultancy has shown that over 70% of companies now use Google Analytics systems to report online performance. However, frequently once the tool is in place there seems to be a "what next" moment.

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      This practical, small group workshop will help you to get started with Google Analytics, offering you plenty of practical tips and shortcuts.

      You'll learn how to get useful information from the tool so you can begin optimising your site, online marketing and content.

      Your website will also be viewed by an industry expert, who will make recommendations as to the best starting points for your own analysis.


      This workshop focuses on understanding online analytics and, in particular, Google Analytics. Gain a working knowledge of the tool along with tagging and reporting analysis so you can improve results from your site and your marketing activity.

      - Address the basics of setting up Google Analytics on your website

      - Look at how to implement the tool and find the right reports

      - Learn how to tag your online marketing

      - Measure and analyse the traffic to your site

      The interactive, small-group format of this course is designed to enable the sharing of tips and techniques.

      Submit your own site during the workshop, and you'll have an opportunity to have it reviewed, with recommendations on "quick win" improvements for you to consider made by the expert trainer.

      Course Requirements: A wi-fi enabled laptop is required for this course. If you cannot bring your own reserve a rental laptop at a cost of £50+VAT when you book. 

      In addition to this course, we also offer Google Analytics Advanced - Optimising your Site Training.

      Who should attend?

      This course is ideal for anyone responsible for increasing online leads and sales from a website. The analysis techniques and best practice approaches discussed will help all types of site owners including online sales and marketing managers, customer acquisition managers, content owners or editors and specialists in usability, design and analytics. 

      How will I benefit?

      Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

      • Implement Google Analytics tracking code to best report on your site
      • Navigate around Google Analytics to access your reports and dashboards
      • Identify "quick win" reporting improvements
      • Apply objectives, KPIs, dimensions and metrics for your site
      • Implement tagging for your online marketing
      • Analyse site, page and marketing performance

      What will I learn?

      • Online Analytics - how it can help you and how best to use it
      • The basics of setting up and using Google Analytics
      • How to set up marketing tracking so you can measure the effect of your efforts
      • Which Google Analytics reports you should be using and why
      • The fundamentals of analysing and reporting from Google Analytics

      In-company training

      This course can also be delivered exclusively for your team. In-company training ensures everyone is up to best practice standard and you'll benefit from a more open environment to discuss your most pressing issues.

      For more information, please get in touch with the team at or call us on (UK & Europe): +44 (0)207 970 4167 or US: 212-971-0630.

      We are a registered provider with the CPD Standards Office. Delegates completing this course may be issued with a CPD Certificate of Attendance, which can be used within their formal CPD record for a professional body, institute, or employer.