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Microsoft - Power BI

Power BI Creating Reports & Visualizations, Beginning & Intermediate

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This one-day course provides a fundamental understanding of visualizations and reports in Power BI. Through hands-on application of exercises in Power BI, students will learn best practices and visualization techniques to create visually stunning reports.

A fully interactive experience, our online classroom offers a unique opportunity to learn from and work with a subject matter expert. Participants get practice performing the skills and can ask questions of the instructor in real time. No previous experience required.

Class Length

One Day

CLASS MATERIALS

Students receive a comprehensive set of learning materials, including all course notes and class examples.

SUGGESTED ATTENDEES

Business analysts who want to learn the fundamentals of data acquisition, modeling, visualization and dashboarding with Power BI. Basic experience with Power BI is beneficial. No previous DAX experience is required.

COURSE OUTLINE
  • Introduction and overview of reports, visualizations and dashboards in Power BI
  • Reporting in Power BI
    • Derivation of meaning from data
    • Quick report/visualization creation
    • Dashboards for high-level summaries
    • Visualizations
    • Custom visualizations
    • Working with reports
  • Doing dashboards
    • A birds eye view
    • Easily assembled from Power BI reports
    • Sharing dashboards in Power BI
  • Understand when to use which visuals depending on type of data and insight of interest (i.e. line data for data over time)
  • Manage themes and visual formatting display options
  • Creating and working with simple, complex and custom visualizations
  • How to create interactions between visualizations
  • Create simple tabular or pivot visual
  • Developing complex corporate KPI dashboards
  • Create drill features (e.g. drill down, drill through)
  • Working with hierarchical data — date, time and category data
  • Creating and using filters and slicers
Registration Details

  • Senturus accepts payment by credit card, purchase order and invoice.
  • Paying party will receive a payment confirmation email upon payment receipt.
  • Each registered student will receive an email with the course confirmation and details on how to access the online classroom.
  • Students will receive electronic copies of the course materials and may print one hard copy for their personal use. The course materials are copyrighted and any other reproduction or distribution of these materials is strictly prohibited.

We recommend that all attendees have two displays (monitors) so they can see the training presentation and their hands-on class work simultaneously.

Audio for attendees is via VoIP and a PC Headset is highly recommended. Audio is also available via teleconference using a TOLL number.

Cancellations made ten or more calendar days prior to the first day of the course receive a 100% refund.

Cancellations made between five and nine calendar days prior to the first day of the course, receive a 50% refund.

Registrants will be charged 100% of the enrollment fee if a cancellation request is not received at least five calendar days prior to the first day of the course.