The volume and variety of business data presents immense potential for understanding and responding to customer requirements and business process optimisation. In order to realise this potential,Crystal Reports provides the interface to allow business users to extract and present formatted, layout-centric reports from business data. This course provides an introduction to the Crystal Reports reporting tool, including an initiation to the user-friendly interface, the various formatting and layout options, as well as the various methods of data access.

For an optimal experience please check the minimum computer system requirements.

This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Please note this course is only available to CPA Australia members.

Learning objectives

  • Identify the features of the Crystal Reports user interface
  • Recognise the relationship between the information in the Explorer tools and what appears in a report
  • Identify the steps for hiding details in a web-based report
  • Cetermine whether to use live or saved data for a given report
  • Recognise the key features and concepts related to Crystal Reports
  • Recognise the procedure for using the report creation wisard to create a report
  • Recognise the procedure for creating a report using the Blank Report option
  • Recognise the procedure for adding and formatting a report title
  • Recognise the procedure for using the Dependency Checker tool


Individuals, such as managers and project team members, who are responsible for extracting and analysing information using SAP BusinessObjects

90 Minutes

365 Days