Power BI Fundamentals Course in English
Power BI Course (in English)
After following this Power BI Fundamentals course you can, among other things, make advanced analyzes, interactive reports and data models. You get direct access to all important data from local and cloud-based sources such as Excel, SharePoint, Dynamics 365 and hundreds of other programs. Do you want to share this data directly with your colleagues? Then we help you get to know the many possibilities of Power BI Desktop, so that you can do everything simpler and faster. In this course you will also learn how to set up a Power BI model with Dim and Fact tables.
You will be guided through recognizable examples through the first basic formulas of the DAX formula language. DAX is a formula language with which you can perform all kinds of calculations with your data in Microsoft Power BI. The language is comparable, sometimes even identical, to Excel formulas. But with DAX even more is possible and the usage is a bit more complex. You use the Power Query and Power Pivot functions to collect, clean and enrich business data via standard tools and the start of DAX. After you have designed a BI (Business Intelligence) model, you can start analysis and reporting via the Pivot Table function. Finally, you learn how you can publish your reports to PowerBI.com and how you can share them with your colleagues.
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What are the benefits for you?
During the 2-day Power BI Course (Fundamentals) in English, you will receive, in addition to many exercises, various practical examples to work with. As a result, after the courses you know how to make effective, efficient analyzes, interactive reports and dashboards instantly. This allows you to apply multiple components of Power BI after following this course.
- Advanced Analytics
- Interactive reports
- Data models
- Set up a Power BI model with Dim and Fact tables
- Basic formulas of DAX
- Employees of HR, Sales, Logistics, Finance, ICT Analysts, Controllers, Accountants, Financial Specialists, BI specialists and other experienced Excel users who want to build BI dashboards.
- Users who want to know more about Microsoft Power BI Desktop
- Users who have to combine and consult various data collections
- Users who want to visualize data outside of Excel
- Users who have to share data visualization and overviews online
- Users who want to learn how to edit larger data collections
- To be able to follow this Power BI course, knowledge at Excel Advanced level and knowledge of pivot tables is required.
After following this course you will have knowledge of:
- Power BI Desktop & Online introduction
- Retrieving data from various data sources
- Linking various sources and creating Relationships
- Modeling data and date tables
- Visualization of data in Power BI Desktop:
- various shapes
- Power BI Online
We ask you to create a Power BI account immediately upon registration via Powerbi.com with your business e-mail address. During the Power BI course you work with your personal account. Do you not have a business e-mail address? Then you can register here for a free Microsoft 365 trial and create a work account. Then use that new work account to register for the Power BI service. You can still use Power BI after the trial version of Microsoft 365.
The standard language during the course is English. In-company tailor-made training is also given in other languages. This basic training is also given in Dutch, see Power BI Basic course in Dutch.
SignOn always provides all participants with the comprehensive current Power BI course material. As a result, you also have a handy reference work after the training.
After the training you will receive a certificate.
Do you want to follow a follow-up course after this Power BI Fundamentals course? Then the Power BI Advanced Course (in English) course is highly recommended.
Permanent Education: Achieve 12 PE-points
The Power BI Basic Course in English is accredited by the Royal Dutch Professional Association of Accountants (NBA). The training is good for 12 PE points/PE hours.
Microsoft Certified Trainers
Our Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT) are experts in their field and are certified according to Microsoft’s terms and conditions. In addition to providing training, they also work in projects and know daily practice like no other. As a result, they know what students have to deal with and encounter daily. They use their practical experience to enrich the theory in the classroom.
You can choose from different training forms: Class online, classroom on location or in-company / customization. View all our COVID-19 measures regarding our training courses here.
- Online course (Virtual Classroom via Microsoft Teams)
You can follow the online training at your own workplace or at home. Technically, anyone can follow the training. For this you need a laptop or PC (possibly a second monitor) and a stable internet connection. There is time for personal attention, the trainer can possibly look at your screen to answer all your questions. With the Online training (Virtual Classroom via Microsoft Teams) you will receive the same quality and service that you are used to from us. View the training dates here and register immediately.
- Classroom on location
Employees from different companies are present during this classroom training. As a result, you can already participate from 1 person, and still benefit from an attractive group rate. Fully catered for, including an extensive lunch. View the training dates here and register immediately.
- In-company course / customization
Our in-company training is specifically tailored to your company. In a personal telephone conversation or via e-mail, we map out your situation, work and learning goals and advise you which solution is best for you. The experienced and specialized Power BI trainer only deals with what is important for your work situation. That makes our tailor-made training effective. We can provide customized training courses in Dutch, English or German. In addition to many practical benefits, the choice for an in-company training also provides an attractive discount. Depending on the number of participants, the discount can be as much as 50% compared to participation in an open training. For information about the in-company training you can contact us and request a quote via this link or by telephone at 020-820 83 62.
If you have questions after the Power BI Fundamentals training? Please contact your trainer at email@example.com. You will receive an answer almost immediately with extra explanation; by phone or e-mail. This unique aftercare service is exclusively for participants of our training courses.
Want to know more?
Do you have questions or want more information? Or do you want to know whether this Power BI Course matches your needs and level of knowledge? Please feel free to contact us via contact form, firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 020-820 83 62.