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Power BI Beginner

Who it's For:

Business Analysts, Data Analysts, and everyone in between looking to take the next step in data processing and visualization.

What it is:

Power BI is Microsoft’s business analytics platform. It’s designed from the ground up to take mass sets of data and organize, analyze, and visualize it using live dashboards and interactive reports.

What You'll Learn:

In this series, users will be introduced to the foundational concepts of building queries and prepping data for analysis. Users will learn to build relationships across multiple databases using Power Pivot, all the while learning useful functions to help take data to the next level. Become familiar with building and navigating live dashboards and interactive reports, and much more.

Topics

Power BI Beginner - Part 1

  • Introduction
  • Downloading Software
  • What is Power BI?
  • Course Trajectory
  • What is a Query or Power Query?
  • Querying Data
  • Query Excel Files
  • Normalizing Concepts
  • Appending Queries
  • Querying Web Pages
  • Merging Queries
  • Normalizing Data
  • Lab - Querying Data and Analyzing Results

Power BI Beginner - Part 2

  • Limitations of Excel's Pivot Tables
  • Introduction to Power BI Desktop
  • Querying
  • Creating Basic Visuals
  • Customizing Basic Visuals
  • Map Visuals
  • Card Visuals
  • Shapes and Text Boxes
  • Slicers
  • Gauge Visuals
  • Lab - Creating Reports
  • Lab - Walkthrough
  • Conclusion
OUR PASS RATE
Professional Skills (National Average 82.6%)
90.9%

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Power BI Beginner.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

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Power BI Beginner

Who it's For:

Business Analysts, Data Analysts, and everyone in between looking to take the next step in data processing and visualization.

What it is:

Power BI is Microsoft’s business analytics platform. It’s designed from the ground up to take mass sets of data and organize, analyze, and visualize it using live dashboards and interactive reports.

What You'll Learn:

In this series, users will be introduced to the foundational concepts of building queries and prepping data for analysis. Users will learn to build relationships across multiple databases using Power Pivot, all the while learning useful functions to help take data to the next level. Become familiar with building and navigating live dashboards and interactive reports, and much more.

Topics

Power BI Beginner - Part 1

  • Introduction
  • Downloading Software
  • What is Power BI?
  • Course Trajectory
  • What is a Query or Power Query?
  • Querying Data
  • Query Excel Files
  • Normalizing Concepts
  • Appending Queries
  • Querying Web Pages
  • Merging Queries
  • Normalizing Data
  • Lab - Querying Data and Analyzing Results

Power BI Beginner - Part 2

  • Limitations of Excel's Pivot Tables
  • Introduction to Power BI Desktop
  • Querying
  • Creating Basic Visuals
  • Customizing Basic Visuals
  • Map Visuals
  • Card Visuals
  • Shapes and Text Boxes
  • Slicers
  • Gauge Visuals
  • Lab - Creating Reports
  • Lab - Walkthrough
  • Conclusion

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Power BI Beginner.

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.
OUR PASS RATE
Professional Skills
90.9%
(National Average 82.6%)
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