Microsoft Power BI Introduction Training Course


A Power BI training course is essential in understanding how to use this Microsoft tool to handle the onslaught of data we receive in today's world. Organising that data can be hard. Getting any specific, meaningful answers from the data is difficult. Presenting that data in a manner simple to understand for various people is nearly impossible.

Dates Thursday, October 10, 2019 - Download as vCalendar
Event Times: 06:00
Venue This 1 day training course can be help on-site at your premises, or off site at our Cambourne training venue.
Contact Name Cindy
Email cindy@computertutoring.co.uk
Contact Phone 0800 1583588
Website Event website

Event details:

Power BI is the answer to all of the above. Allowing you to import data from pretty much any source. This course focuses on using data in Excel to produce Charts and other visualisations including interactive dashboards. You will then learn how to use the Power BI web service to share these reports with others.

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For a taster why not check out our Excel Power BI Bitesized Online Training Videos

On completion of the course the delegates will be able to:

  • Use Excel to produce interactive Charts and Visualisations that can be easily shared
  • Organise and Analyse vast amounts of data with ease
  • Create Interactive Dashboards
  • Learn how to use the Power BI Web Service to share these reports with others

Course Outline

Introduction to Power BI

  • Installing Power BI
  • The different parts of Power BI (Desktop and Web service)
  • Correctly structuring your data

Data Cleansing

  • Handy Excel functions to clean your data
  • Excel Tables / Ranges

Handling Data

  • Upload Data into Power BI
  • Creating Relationships with Power BI

Introduction to DAX (Data Analysis Expressions)

  • Calculated Columns
  • Measures
  • Basic DAX Functions

Power BI functionality

  • Natural Language Queries
  • Quick Insights
  • Reports
  • Creating Dashboard with Drill down capability

Managing your Data

  • Sharing your reports
  • Refreshing your data
  • Publishing your data
  • Choosing the right Visualisations/Charts
  • Custom Visualisations
  • Publish Excel data models in Power BI

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