Course Number: PBI-102

Duration: 3 days (19.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Power BI Training Overview

This Intermediate Power BI training course builds on the Introduction class, teaching the advanced dashboard skills participants need for building more sophisticated data visualizations. During class, students connect to various data sources, shape and combine data, work with reports, and create and share more sophisticated dashboards.  Attendees’ own data is eagerly incorporated into the class if available.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

Objectives

  • Plan Power BI projects with organization goals in mind
  • Use the Power BI Query Editor for a wide range of operations, including joining multiple data sources
  • Connect to diverse data sources and transform data
  • Develop DAX measures and implement security roles
  • Generate visualizations with Python and R
  • Build more sophisticated Power BI dashboards
  • Work with paginated reports
  • Use Power Automate with visualizations
  • Work with Power BI Apps
  • Integrate Power BI with Office 365

Prerequisites

All participants should have attended Accelebrate's Introduction to Power BI training or have the equivalent experience. 

Outline

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Introduction
Data Modeling Advanced Topics
  • Aggregation & historical reporting
  • Working with RLS
  • Optimizing models
In-Depth Power Query Usage
  • Working with M
  • Importing data from an external site
  • Using functions and parameters
Building Visualizations
  •  Using quick measures
  • Adding parameters for "What If" reporting
  • Advanced slicer techniques
  • Adding interactive functionality
  • Using bookmarks and page navigation
Using More DAX
  • Conditional formatting with DAX
  • Modifying report context with DAX
  • Handling time functions
  • Working with semi-additive measures
  • Using DAX for dynamic reports
Scripting with R & Python in Power BI
  • Introduction to scripting
  • Building a visualization with Python
  • Building a visualization with R
  • Using scripts in Power Query
Paginated Reporting
  • Understanding paginated reports
  • Opening a dataset
  • Creating a data source
  • Building a report
  • Publishing a report
Using Power Automate on Visualizations
  • Review Power Automate
  • Add a widget to a visualization
Working More with the Power BI Service
  • Discuss security options
  • Using Power BI Apps
  • Office 365 integration
  • Custom application integration
Conclusion

Training Materials

All Power BI training students receive comprehensive courseware.

Software Requirements

  • A recent version of Windows (Windows 10 recommended), with at least 8 GB of RAM
  • Microsoft Office installed (especially Excel)
  • Power BI Desktop installed


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