Power BI Fundamentals (English)
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Power BI Fundamentals (English) training
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.
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. For example: Advanced Analytics, Interactive reports, Data models, Dashboards, Set up a Power BI model with Dim and Fact tables, Basic formulas of DAX
For 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.
- 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
To be able to follow this Power BI course, knowledge at Excel Advanced level and knowledge of pivot tables is required.
The standard language during the course is English. An In-company tailor-made training can also be 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 training? Then the training Power BI Advanced (in English) is highly recommended.
If you have questions after the Power BI Fundamentals training? Please contact your trainer at firstname.lastname@example.org. You will receive an answer almost immediately with extra explanation; by phone or e-mail. This aftercare service is exclusively for participants of our training courses.