(Course duration – 2 days)
Power BI (including Power Query & Power Pivot) are the biggest Excel news items in the last 7 years. They give Excel users the power to draw information out of multiple sources, link it together and perform calculations on it that can then be sliced & diced any way you want.
This hands-on course is focused on real-world techniques utilising the amazing capabilities of
Power BI. The course covers the core elements needed to get an understanding of what Power BI
can do. You will use Power Query to extract and shape data and then load and build a complex
Power Pivot Model from scratch, write DAX formulas and set up interactive reports.
Get more insights from your data, whether it’s stored on your computer or the cloud. Learn how to connect to and merge data with Power BI Desktop, the powerful data analysis and visualization software. In this course, you’ll learn how to connect various data sources, including Excel, Access, and web data sources, and search and transform the data with simple queries.
Connect, import, shape, and transform data for business intelligence (BI)
Visualize data and automate refresh of your reports
Create dashboards based on reports in Power BI desktop and Excel
Use natural language queries
Power BI Overview
Differences between Excel Power BI / Power BI Desktop
Installing and launching Power BI Desktop
Connecting to Excel and CSV files
Connecting to a database or web data
Introduction to Power Query
Connecting & Querying data
Combining data from multiple sources
Shaping Data in Power Query
Introduction to Power Pivot
Creating relationship between tables
Creating & Customising Visualisations
Charts, Treemaps, Maps, Tables & Card Visualisations
Create Reports and Dashboards
Publishing to the Power BI cloud service
Power BI Q&A Natural Language
Participants must have intermediate to advance knowledge in Excel. Having hands on experience
with Pivot tables, functions such as SUMIF, VLOOKUP & IF and Excel’s commands such as Filtering, Text to Columns and sub totals.
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