Power BI

Improve insights and decision-making with interactive visualizations and advanced BI tools that make the most of your data.

Categories

  • Dashboards and Visualizations
  • The Query Editor and DAX
  • Power BI Case Study
  • Online Service and Data Connections

Courses

Dashboards and Visualizations

At the core of Power BI is the ability to create compelling visuals and assemble them into dashboards. These courses will show you how.

Building Your First Dashboard

Course

1. Building Your First Dashboard

This course introduces Power BI and its capabilities to new users. You’ll learn how to create a dashboard, import data and create a report in Power BI Desktop. You will then upload the report to Power BI to create the dashboard.

Created with Sketch. Beginner
13 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Introduction to Visualizations in Power BI

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2. Introduction to Visualizations in Power BI

This course introduces many of the most common visualization types in Power BI, such as bar charts, line charts and scatter charts. It will also introduce some of the most common tools for formatting visuals.

Created with Sketch. Beginner
15 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Developing Effective Visualizations

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3. Developing Effective Visualizations

In this course, we’ll look at the remaining visual types in Power BI, like treemaps, matrices and waterfall charts. We’ll also see how to add custom visuals, and we’ll look at features like hierarchies, quick measures and groups.

Created with Sketch. Intermediate
16 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Designing Effective Dashboards

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4. Designing Effective Dashboards

Creating proper visualizations is only useful if you can also arrange them into dashboards that communicate your messages effectively. This course will teach you how to do this.

Created with Sketch. Intermediate
11 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Tackle delivery delays with real-time dashboards

Project

5. Tackle delivery delays with real-time dashboards

Help a furniture chain store that's frustrating customers by delivering products with severe delays. You'll help them identify where the delays occur by building dashboards that deliver real-time insights and indicators. This will help the company react quickly and fix its problems.

Project
7 Steps
90 minutes
CPD Credits
Identify taxpayer cohorts by exploring data

Project

6. Identify taxpayer cohorts by exploring data

Help a regional government assess the impact of a controversial property tax that's calculated based on a range of variables. You'll show them how to arrange and explore population data to demonstrate the impact of proposed measures, and identify potential problems with the tax structure.

Project
7 Steps
90 minutes
CPD Credits

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The Query Editor and DAX

Learn the more technical side of Power BI. The Query Editor lets you transform and load data, while DAX lets you add functions and formulas to your data models.

The Query Editor

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1. The Query Editor

The Query Editor is used in Power BI Desktop to load and transform data before analyzing it. In this course, we’ll import files from a folder, combine them into one query, and transform the data using the Query Editor.

Created with Sketch. Intermediate
15 Lessons
150 minutes
CPD Credits
Introduction to DAX

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2. Introduction to DAX

Power BI’s formula language is called Data Analysis Expressions or DAX. This course introduces DAX, demonstrating how to use DAX to create columns and measures in your dataset, and introduces some of the most common DAX functions.

Created with Sketch. Intermediate
12 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Advanced DAX Functions and Concepts

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3. Advanced DAX Functions and Concepts

This course continues the analysis of DAX. It demonstrates some aspects of the language that are commonly used, but also potentially difficult, such as time intelligence. It also explains the concepts that distinguish DAX from formula languages such as Excel’s, such as row and filter contexts.

Created with Sketch. Advanced
13 Lessons
150 minutes
CPD Credits
Practical Applications of DAX

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4. Practical Applications of DAX

Having established a knowledge of the main concepts of the DAX language, this course will demonstrate various common business applications of DAX in Power BI. You will see how to perform various common calculations and use them to produce compelling visualizations.

Created with Sketch. Advanced
9 Lessons
120 minutes
CPD Credits
Reduce an internet provider's customer complaints

Project

5. Reduce an internet provider's customer complaints

Help an internet service provider get to grips with its poor customer service experience. You'll clean customer data, create a solid data model, and use it to derive insights about the issues people are experiencing, providing guidance for the company to improve its customer relations.

Project
8 Steps
90 minutes
CPD Credits