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

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.

Build first dashboard

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.

13 Lessons
43 minutes
Created with Sketch. Beginner
CPD Credits
Introduction to viz

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.

15 Lessons
65 minutes
Created with Sketch. Beginner
CPD Credits
Effective visualizations

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.

16 Lessons
79 minutes
Created with Sketch. Intermediate
CPD Credits
12 dashboard

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.

11 Lessons
53 minutes
Created with Sketch. Intermediate
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.

Query editor 1

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.

15 Lessons
72 minutes
Created with Sketch. Intermediate
CPD Credits
Introduction to dax

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.

12 Lessons
53 minutes
Created with Sketch. Intermediate
CPD Credits
Advanced dax functions concepts

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.

13 Lessons
64 minutes
Created with Sketch. Advanced
CPD Credits
Practical applications dax

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.

9 Lessons
49 minutes
Created with Sketch. Advanced
CPD Credits

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