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Power BI Introduction

2 Day Instructor-led
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Course Information

Overview

This course is designed for anyone working with a large amount of data who is wishing to analyse it and create eye catching visualisations. Participants will get hands-on experience learning key skills and concepts using example data based on real world scenarios.

Prerequisites

The student should be familiar with Excel and the concepts of datasets and basic reporting. Please note that this course is not suitable for inexperienced Excel or database users.

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If you would like any further information before booking please contact one of our training advisors.

What's included?

Small Class Sizes

Maximum of 6 students per course.

Reference Manual

High quality reference manual supporting the topics covered.

Post Course Support

Unlimited post course email support on the course topics.

Delivery Options:

Check out our private courses for training delivered at your offices.

Upcoming Dates

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2 Day Course
Tue, 31 May 2022 to Wed, 1 Jun 2022
£795
Thu, 16 Jun 2022 to Fri, 17 Jun 2022
FULL
Thu, 14 Jul 2022 to Fri, 15 Jul 2022
£795
Thu, 11 Aug 2022 to Fri, 12 Aug 2022
£795
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 to Thu, 22 Sep 2022
£795

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.

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Course Outline

1. Getting Started
  • An Introduction to Power BI
  • Working with Power BI Desktop Files
  • Connecting to Data Sources with Power BI Desktop
  • Creating a Report with Visualizations
  • Doing More with Visualizations
2. Working with Data
  • Transforming and Sanitizing Data
  • Using the Query Editor
  • Data Modeling
  • Managing Relationships
3. Working with Reports and Visualizations
  • Managing Report Pages
  • Changing Report View Options
  • Working with Visualizations
  • Adding Static Objects to a Report
4. A Closer Look at Visualizations
  • Matrixes, Tables, and Charts
  • Maps
  • Cards, Gauges, and KPIs
  • Slicers
5. Introduction to the Power BI Web App
  • Getting Started
  • Connecting to Data Sources with the Power BI Web App
  • Using Workspaces, Dashboards and Reports
  • Creating Custom Dashboards
  • Power BI Web App Features

What Our Clients Think

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

Suvi Salminen - Crane CPE

Trainer was very engaging, spent time explaining topics clearly.

Laura Choake - Desoutter Industrial Tools

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

Nathan Lewis - Lincolnshire County Council

The trainer did a fantastic job of delivering the course and providing understanding

Niall Simmons - Haven Power

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

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

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