Analyzing Data With Power BI

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Course Description

This 4-day Microsoft Power BI training course will discuss the various methods and best practices that are in line with business and technical requirements for modeling, visualizing, and analyzing data with Power BI. The course will also show how to access and process data from a range of data sources including both relational and non-relational data. This course will also explore how to implement proper security standards and policies across the Power BI spectrum including datasets and groups. The course will also discuss how to manage and deploy reports and dashboards for sharing and content distribution. Finally, this course will show how to build paginated reports within the Power BI service and publish them to a workspace for inclusion within Power BI.

The 3-day PL-300 and the 4-day DA-100 class cover the same content but at a different speed.  Students will get more time to complete the labs and more instructor time with the DA-100.

This class will prepare students for the PL-300 exam. On February 28, 2022, the Microsoft Certified: Data Analyst Associate certification (DA-100) was renamed to Microsoft Certified: Power BI Data Analyst Associate certification (PL-300). For more more information click here

After this Microsoft Power BI training course you will be able to Ingest, clean & transform data, model data for performance & scalability, design & create reports for data analysis, apply & perform advanced report analytics and manage and share report assets.

Course Summary

Next Public Course Dates

UK & Europe:

  • 23 - 26 July 2024
  • 13 - 16 August 2024
  • 27 - 30 August 2024

US & Canada:

  • 13 - 16 August 2024
  • 20 - 23 August 2024
  • 3 - 6 September 2024

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Prerequisites
  • None
Duration
  • 4 Days
Available Formats
  • Public Virtual Live Instructor-Led
  • Private Virtual Live Instructor-Led
  • Private Onsite

Course Modules

Get Started with Microsoft Data Analytics

This module explores the different roles in the data space, outlines the important roles and responsibilities of a Data Analysts, and then explores the landscape of the Power BI portfolio.

Lessons

  • Data Analytics and Microsoft
  • Getting Started with Power BI

Lab: Getting Started

  • Getting Started

Module Outcome

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Explore the different roles in data
  • Identify the tasks that are performed by a data analyst
  • Describe the Power BI landscape of products and services
  • Use the Power BI service

Create Dashboards

In this module you will learn how to tell a compelling story through the use of dashboards and the different navigation tools available to provide navigation. You will be introduced to features and functionality and how to enhance dashboards for usability and insights.

Lessons

  • Create a Dashboard
  • Real-time Dashboards
  • Enhance a Dashboard

Lab: Designing a report in Power BI Desktop – Part 1

  • Create a Dashboard
  • Pin visuals to a Dashboard
  • Configure a Dashboard tile alert
  • Use Q&A to create a dashboard tile

Module Outcome

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Create a Dashboard
  • Understand real-time Dashboards
  • Enhance Dashboard usability

Upcoming Public Virtual Live Instructor-led Course Dates

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US & Canada:

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