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Power BI Service Introduction

1 Day Course
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Course Information

Overview

This one-day course familiarizes the participant with Power BI Service, which allows you to intuitively discover and automate the import, transformation, and combination of data across a variety of data sources.

Prerequisites

The student should be familiar with Excel and the concepts of datasets and basic reporting.

Course Outline

1. Introduction to Power BI Service
  • What is Power BI Service
  • Examining the Differences Between Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service
  • Exploring the Power BI Service Interface
2. Importing Data
  • Utilizing Excel (.xlsx or .xlsm), Comma Separated Value (.csv)
  • Utilizing Power BI Desktop (.pbix) Files
  • Connecting to Databases
  • Examining Other Forms of Data
  • Understanding Data Refresh
3. Creating Reports
  • Creating a New Power BI Report
  • Adding Filters to a Power BI Report
  • Adding KPI’s to a Report
4. Configuring Dashboards
  • Creating a Power BI Dashboard
  • Pinning Tiles
5. Sharing Reports and Dashboards
  • Sharing Reports and Dashboards
  • Exploring Power BI Mobile

Private Courses

We can arrange your own private Power BI course.

Tailored

Have us build a custom private course tailored to your needs.

Cost Effective

If you are looking to training a group of people private courses can be very cost effective.

Post Course Support

Unlimited post course email support on the course topics.

What Our Clients Think

The trainer demonstrated a deep and knowledgeable understanding of the software and was able to simplify its complexities.

Nathan Lewis - Lincolnshire County Council

Course was well adjusted to consider the business perspective - considering commonly needed calculations, time based data analysis etc.

Suvi Salminen - Crane CPE

This has been by far one of the most useful and well planned/executed training courses I have ever attended. For this to have been achieved remotely just adds to how impressive it was managed.

Trevor Stratton - Lincolnshire County Council

Very good course. I've been using the software constantly in the last three months and still learnt a lot.

George Martin - NHS North of England

Really good course. lots of hands on practice and clear explanations.

fiona dawe - Covetrus Global Software Services

This course was great, the trainer was very knowledgeable and has improved my knowledge considerably. The facilities are fantastic. Thank You!

Kurtis Fleming - HM Revenue & Customs

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