Environmental Public Health Tracking: Training and Tutorials

Learn more about Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Tracking and our free data portal by viewing the video tutorials below.

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Tracking 101: Introduction to Environmental Public Health Tracking

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Description: This tutorial explains what Environmental Public Health Tracking does and how it operates in Wisconsin.
Duration: 4:35 minutes
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Define Environmental Public Health Tracking.
  • Identify two resources created by the Tracking Program.

Tracking 110: County Environmental Health Profiles

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Description: This tutorial gives an overview of the Wisconsin County Environmental Health Profiles.
Duration: 5:16 minutes
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of the County Environmental Health Profiles.
  • List the types of data that can be found in the County Environmental Health Profiles.
  • Identify where to access their County Environmental Health Profile.

Tracking 201: Portal Basics

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Description: This tutorial is a beginner's guide to the Wisconsin Environmental Public Health Tracking public data portal.
Duration: 5:44 minutes
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Complete a basic query.
  • Create maps, charts, and tables.

Tracking 210: Portal Data by Census Tract

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Description: This tutorial expands on the skills learned in Tracking 201, including completing a county-based query based on census tracts.
Duration: 2:56 minutes
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Complete a county-based query with census tracts.
  • Zoom in and out of a map.

Tracking 250: Portal Tips and Tricks

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Description: This tutorial offers tips and tricks for navigating the portal and expands on skills learned in Tracking 201 and 210.
Duration: 4:41 minutes
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Zoom in and out of a map.
  • Export data to an Excel file.
  • Bookmark specific queries.
  • Quickly change years in a query.
  • Locate data details.

Tracking 270: Portal Terminology and Data Details

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Description: This tutorial provides definitions and gives examples of epidemiology terms, such as age-adjusted rates, crude rate, suppression, etc., within the context of the data portal.
Objectives: By the end of this tutorial, users will be able to:

  • Define epidemiology terms related to the Tracking portal.
  • Locate the Tracking glossary.
  • Locate data details.

 

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Last Revised: September 18, 2019