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Microsoft 2.X - Power BI

Power BI Fundamentals

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Power BI Fundamentals is for students just getting started with Power BI. It provides an end-to-end overview from data sources to visualizations.

This is a fully interactive course in which participants will have practice performing the skills. Students will be provided a course manual.

Class Length

One Day

SUGGESTED ATTENDEES

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

COURSE OUTLINE
  • Power BI end-to-end: Power BI from sources to visualizations
    • Introduction and overview of Power BI
    • Overview of Power BI Desktop
    • Overview of Power BI service
  • Introduction to data modeling with Power BI
    • Introduction to data modeling with Power BI
    • Data sources and connections: Power BI Desktop
    • Data sources and connections: Power BI service
  • Introduction to data analysis expressions (DAX)
    • Introduction to DAX functions
    • Data sources and connections: Power BI Desktop
    • Calculated columns vs. measures
    • DAX calculations in action with examples
    • DAX function groups
    • Review of measures and evaluation context
    • Manipulating context
  • Reports, visualizations and dashboards in Power BI
    • Reporting in Power BI
    • Working with reports
    • Creating dashboards
  • Transforming data with Power BI
    • Query editor environment
    • Transforming data
    • Advanced features
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.