Power BI Fundamentals

Learn to leverage the power of Power BI. Discover how you can quickly gather, cleanse and transform your data with just a few clicks.

This course is designed to provide participants with a fundamental understanding of the capabilities of Power BI. Students will discover how to quickly gather, cleanse and transform data with just a few clicks. They will also learn that to enhance results by integrating disparate data sources and add simple calculations using DAX functions and queries. Participants will create visualizations and incorporate them into dashboards that can provide up to the minute reporting. At the end of this course, participants will have a solid understanding of the skills required to use Power BI.

 Delegates will learn

·       Using Power BI

·       Getting Data

·       Modeling

·       Introduction to DAX

·       Visualizations

·       Exploring Data

·       Power BI and Excel

·       Publishing and Sharing

Getting Started with Power BI Desktop

Power BI Concepts and Overview

Introduction to Main Features



Filters and Queries


Connecting to Data Sources with Power BI Desktop

Data Sources Power BI Desktop will connect to

Data Types and Properties in Power BI Desktop

Import and Enter Data

Get Data and Query Editor

Introducing the Query Editor

Using the Query Editor to Connect to Data

Combining Data Sources as a Mash Up

Working with Relationships in Data

Import an Excel table into Power BI

Import Excel files with data models and Power View sheets

Excel data in Power BI summary


How to Manage Your Data Relationships

Create Calculated Columns

Optimizing Data Models for Better Visuals

Create measures and work with time-based functions

Create Calculated Tables

Explore Time-Based Data


Create and Customize Simple Visualizations

How to Use Combination Charts

Create and format slicers

How to Use Map Visualizations

How to Use Tables and Matrixes

How to Use Scatter Charts

How to Use Waterfall and Funnel Charts

How to Use Gauges and Single Number Cards

How to modify colors in charts and visuals

Style Your Reports With Shapes, Text Boxes, and Images

Style Your Reports With page layout and formatting

Create Complex Interactions Between Visualizations

Duplicate a Report Page

Customize Visuals with Summarization and Category Options

Visual hierarchies and drill-down behavior

Reports and Output Options

Report Elements and Options

Working with Pages

Adding Graphics

Visual and Filter Settings

Export Power BI Data to CSV

Create a Power BI Template

Publishing and Sharing

Publish Reports from Power BI Desktop to the Power BI Service

Creating PowerBI dashboards

Print and export Power BI dashboards

Manually Republish and Refresh Your Data

Create a group in Power BI

Introducing Power BI Mobile

Program Details
Duration 2 Days
Capacity Max 12 Persons
Training Type Classroom / Virtual Classroom

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