Power BI Training

We provide a full Power BI curriculum with classes to match every skill level. And you can get instruction in a way that is best suited to your individual or group learning needs: on-site or virtual classroom instruction, mentoring or self-paced training.  We offer all our courses for private groups, and we can customize the course content. Contact us about private and custom courses. 

When you train with Senturus, you learn from exceptional instructors who are real-life Power BI and analytics experts. We don’t use the vendor’s training guides but our own pragmatic, business-oriented curriculum. With Senturus you learn the practical, applicable skills and tips you need to quickly gain traction and succeed with Power BI. Learn more about why Senturus training will get you the skills you need in less time..

Our classes cover the full Power BI platform and workflow, from connecting to data sources to outputting and sharing visualizations to administration and security. Get answers to frequently asked questions.

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CORPORATE PROGRAMS AND
DISCOUNTS

Customized training and volume discounts when you train as few as 20 people.

PRIVATE GROUP SESSIONS 

On-site and online courses that are tailored to meet your specific business needs. Cost effective for as few as five students.

MENTORING

Individual or small group instruction that lets you focus on a specific challenge and get hands-on practice with real data.

INSTRUCTOR-LED ONLINE

Regularly scheduled online courses in Power BI. Live, interactive instruction from a real-life subject matter expert. See course schedule

SELF-PACED LEARNING

Our on-demand, web-based training.

CHOOSING A POWER BI CLASS

To see a list of recommended courses, scroll down to the tasks you would like to perform and click on the course title(s) you are interested in.

With Senturus private group sessions, these courses can be delivered on-site or online and can be customized to build a curriculum that meets the needs of your students and your organization.

Most of these courses are offered regularly to individuals as part of our public, instructor-led courses held in our online classroom. 

DATA PREP AND MODELING
▼ Fundamentals

Get an introduction to the Power BI platform. Experience the entire process of creating and publishing reports in Power BI: import data, modify and transform the data to enhance reporting, create a data model and build impactful visualizations and reports to convey insights about the data.  Read full course description: Instructor-led & Self-Paced

▼ Data Modeling and DAX, Beginning and Intermediate

Learn the basic data modeling concepts and how to implement them in Power BI. Learn about relationships, their importance for reporting and how to design tables to optimize these relationships. Students will also learn to construct DAX calculations. Read full course description.

▼ Data Shaping & Modeling, Beginning & Intermediate

Get a fundamental understanding of the Query Editor, data modeling and Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) in Power BI. Learn to construct well-designed data models and how to connect a variety of data sources to import data, cleanse it and shape it into an optimal form for reporting. Includes how to apply DAX for common analytics scenarios. Read full course description.

▼ Get & Transform Data with Power BI, Beginning & Intermediate

Get a fundamental understanding of the Power BI Query Editor. Learn how to connect to a variety of data sources to import data into Power BI and use the Query Editor to transform this source data into an organized data optimized for reporting to create reports. Read full course description.

▼ Transforming Data, Data Modeling & Visualizations

In this three-day Power BI bootcamp, learn the skills to fully engage with Power BI including connecting to data from different sources, modeling data with Power BI Desktop and creating reports using best practices. Course covers DAX functions and Query Editor.  Read full course description.

▼ DAX Fundamentals

Get a fundamental understanding of Data Analysis Expressions (DAX), an essential tool for using Power BI and SSAS Tabular and Excel Power Pivot. Learn basic functions and how to construct formulas and queries. Read full course description.

CREATING AND SHARING REPORTS AND VISUALIZATIONS
▼ Fundamentals

Get an introduction to the Power BI platform. Experience the entire process of creating and publishing reports in Power BI: import data, modify and transform the data to enhance reporting, create a data model and build impactful visualizations and reports to convey insights about the data.  Read full course description: Instructor-led & Self-Paced

▼ Creating Reports & Visualizations, Beginning & Intermediate

Get a fundamental understanding of visualizations and reports in Power BI. Learn best practices and visualization techniques to create visually stunning reports.  Create a complex corporate KPI dashboard and reports with drill features (e.g. drill down, drill through). Read full course description.

▼ Creating Reports & Visualizations, Intermediate & Advanced

Acquire the skills to deliver visualizations that are relevant and well understood by users. You will learn how to deliver a multitude of visualization types from standard lines and bars to KPI and Treemap. Read full course description.

▼ Collaboration & Sharing, Beginning & Intermediate

Get a fundamental understanding of the collaboration using the Power BI service. Learn about datasets and workspaces and how to publish and share reports. Read full course description.

▼ Transforming Data, Data Modeling & Visualizations

In this three-day Power BI bootcamp, learn the skills to fully engage with Power BI including connecting to data from different sources, modeling data with Power BI Desktop and creating reports using best practices. Course covers DAX functions and Query Editor. Read full course description.

▼ DAX Fundamentals

Get a fundamental understanding of Data Analysis Expressions (DAX), an essential tool for using Power BI and SSAS Tabular and Excel Power Pivot. Learn basic functions and how to construct formulas and queries. Read full course description.

ADMIN AND SECURITY
▼ Security Planning

Topics include row-level security functionality with SSAS Tabular, managing security roles, creating report-level and role-based security and on-prem gateway.

This private course is only available to small groups. Choose online or in-person instruction. To learn more, call us at 888 601 6010 ext. 1 or contact us.

▼ Architecture Planning

Topics include Power BI and SSAS tabular, planning the roadmap and considerations as you start laying the Power BI foundation.

This private course is only available to small groups. Choose online or in-person instruction. To learn more, call us at 888 601 6010 ext. 1 or contact us.

▼ Administration & Best Practices

Topics include administration roles, tasks and tools in Power BI, including Premium capacity; best practices for capacity planning, data sources and connectivity, data governance, collaboration, sharing and integration, usage monitoring and auditing. Read 1-day public course descriptionRead 2-day private course description.