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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

Really good trainer. He made the training interesting and fun.

Wendy Sipson - Hampshire Constabulary

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

The trainer was an excellent tutor. He did check all of the group was able to keep up and if there were any problems or questions of the attendants, he was always willing to help.

Marianne Seager - Wincanton

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

Suvi Salminen - Crane CPE

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