Power BI Intermediate Training

£395.00£995.00

This one day Power BI Intermediate training course is designed for users who are already familiar with Power BI and are looking to broaden their horizons when it comes to designing reports and dashboards. This course explains how to use over 30 of the custom visuals developed by Microsoft and the Power BI developer community; and how to use them to construct interactive data narratives for their audience. This is a practical, hands-on course which demonstrates how, why and when to use each of the visuals.

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Description

This one day Power BI Intermediate training course is designed for users who are already familiar with Power BI and are looking to broaden their horizons when it comes to designing reports and dashboards. The course delves deeper into the Query Editor and the DAX language; it discusses Excel and PowerPoint integration; and whows delegates how to use custom visuals to construct interactive data narratives for their audience.

Course Outline

Parameters and Templates

Benefits of parameters and templates; Creating parameters; Parameter value types; Parameterizing data sources; parameterizing filters; Creating a template; Using a template

Power Query Functions

Converting a query to a function; Understanding function syntax; Invoking a function

DAX Time Intelligence

Calendar tables; Power BI Auto Date/Time feature; The TOTALYTD function; Specifying end of fiscal year;
Calculating running totals; the SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR function; the PARALLELPERIOD function; Using the DATEADD function for maximum flexibility

What If Parameters

Creating a what-if parameter; Specifying limits; Referencing the parameter measure; Incorporating parameter values in your model

Excel Integration

Analyze in Excel; Installing Power BI Publisher for Excel; Creating pivot table reports from Power BI data sources; The importance of data types; Error – The field that you are moving cannot be placed in that PivotTable area; Pinning Excel content to a Power BI dashboard

Custom visuals

Overview of custom visuals; Chiclet Slicer; Timeline; Advanced Time Slicer; Hierarchy Slicer; Synoptic Panel; Waffle Chart; Percentile Chart; Box and Whisker; Histogram; Bullet Chart; KPI Indicator; GlobeMap; Table Heatmap; WordCloud

Business narration

Planning narratives; Self-running narratives; Interactive narratives; Using the Pulse chart visual; Using the Scroller visual; Using Narratives for Power BI; Using video clips in your visuals

PowerPoint integration

Constructing a narrative in PowerPoint, Using export to PowerPoint, Embedding live reports into a PowerPoint presentation

Scheduled Instructor-Led Online Courses

We run this scheduled Power BI training course regularly as a public, instructor-led online course. Our online classes are small, with a maximum of eight delegates and each person is given remote access to a computer in our training centre and provided with lots of opportunities to practice all of the techniques being taught.

Private Online Training Courses

Training Location for Scheduled Courses

All of our scheduled public courses are now run online. When we resume the running of our in-person scheduled training courses, they will take place at the following address:
Tower Bridge Business Centre
46-48 East Smithfield
London E1W 1AW
Tel: 0800 998 9248

Private Instructor-Led Online Training

If you have several staff members that need to complete this training, we can arrange a private instructor-led online training course tailored to the requirements of your organisation. Each person is given remote access to a computer in our training centre and provided with lots of opportunities to practice all of the techniques being taught remotely. This means that your staff can attend a course either in the office or from home.

Private Online Training Courses

Additional information

Date

9 Dec 2020 (Tutor-Led Online), 13 Jan 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 10 Feb 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 17 Mar 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 21 Apr 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 12 May 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 23 Jun 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 19 Jul 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 25 Aug 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 15 Sep 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 13 Oct 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 10 Nov 2021(Tutor-led, Online), 8 Dec 2021(Tutor-led, Online), Private Tutor-Led Online Training