Power BI Intermediate

£375.00£995.00

This intermediate level 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 intermediate level 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.

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

Training Location for Scheduled Courses

Our scheduled training courses take place at the following address:
Tower Bridge Business Centre
46-48 East Smithfield
London E1W 1AW
Tel: 0800 998 9248

On-site Training

When booking on-site training, use the pricing zone map below to determine the daily rate based on the location of your organization: zone A, £795, per day; zone B, £895, per day; zone C, £995, per day.

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24 Jul 2019 – London, 21 Aug 2019 – London, 25 Sep 2019 – London, 13 Nov 2019 – London, 11 Dec 2019 – London, 15 Jan 2020 – London, 12 Feb 2020 – London, 18 Mar 2020 – London, 13 May 2020 – London, On-site training – Zone A, On-site training – Zone B, On-site training – Zone C