Power BI is a business analytics service by Microsoft that provides interactive visualisations and business intelligence capabilities with an interface simple enough for end users to create their own reports and dashboards. It allows users to connect to various data sources, transform and clean the data, and create interactive visualisations and reports to gain insights and make data- driven decisions.
The course aims to equip participants with the essential skills and knowledge needed to effectively use Power BI for data analysis, visualisation, and reporting. Participants will learn how to connect to various data sources, create and customise reports, and collaborate with others using Power BI.
This course is designed for data analysts, business intelligence professionals, and anyone interested in learning how to use Power BI for data analytics.
The course will be a combination of lectures, hands-on exercises, and group discussions. Participants will work on real-world scenarios and datasets to gain practical experience in using Power BI.
Improved data analysis and reporting skills
Increased efficiency and productivity in data analysis
Enhanced visualisation of data for better decision-making - Increased collaboration and data sharing capabilities
Improved data security and governance
(THIS IS A 1 DAY TRAINING PROGRAMME)
Module 1: Introduction to Power BI
Overview of Power BI
Understanding the Power BI architecture
Setting up Power BI environment
Module 2: Data Acquisition and Transformation
Connecting to various data sources
Importing and transforming data
Data modelling and relationships
Module 3: Data Visualisation
Best practices for data visualisation
Module 4: Creating and Sharing Reports
Collaboration and security features
Module 5: Advanced Features and Tips
Using advanced features such as DAX functions
Optimising report performance
Best practices for report design
Module 6: Power BI Integration with Other Tools
Integrating Power BI with Excel and other Microsoft tools
Integrating Power BI with other third-party tools
Module 7: Power BI Administration and Maintenance
Managing and administering Power BI
Troubleshooting and resolving issues
Best practices for maintaining Power BI environment