Analysing Data With Microsoft Power BI Training DA-100

If you want to use data in your business to make better decisions, come to our Analysing Data using Power BI training course in March 2022

Are you trying to make better use of technology and data to drive your business? We’re not a fan of the term “Digital Transformation” it can feel a bit like a made-up buzzword. However, making decisions using data might fall under the “Digital transformation” umbrella. If you are looking to make changes to your organisation to improve your business and make better decisions, this may be an excellent opportunity to start.

We will show you how you can use Power BI to help facilitate that data analysis that will allow you to make data-backed decisions, hopefully to the benefit of your organisation.

This course will discuss the various methods and best practices that are in line with business and technical requirements for modelling, visualizing, and analyzing data with Power BI. The course will also show how to access and process data from a range of data sources including both relational and non-relational data. This course will also explore how to implement proper security standards and policies across the Power BI spectrum including datasets and groups. The course will also discuss how to manage and deploy reports and dashboards for sharing and content distribution. Finally, this course will show how to build paginated reports within the Power BI service and publish them to a workspace for inclusion within Power BI.

Analysing Data With Power BI Training Booking Options

You have two options to reserve your seat on our training course.

  1. “Book Now via Invoice” You can complete the online booking form on this site, we will confirm the details with you and then raise an invoice for you
  2. “Book Now Online” You can buy your seat online. Using this option you will be taken to the Eventbrite page for the course and you can complete the signup and make payment there.

If you are booking one seat on the course, prices will be identical using either option. If you are booking more than one seat, then speak to us first as we might be able to offer a multi-seat discount. In which case you will need to use the “Book Now via Invoice” option

What some of our previous attendees have said

“Gethyn was great in conveying the course material. I also really appreciated the engagement with the students and his enthusiasm to answer questions and help.”

“Gethyn explained everything amazingly, provided real-world examples and it is clearly obvious he has a lot of experience in what he is teaching!”

“Amazing course. Learned a lot and had fun doing it.”

“Gethyn is really engaging. explained all points thoroughly and answered all questions well. very enjoyable course”

Analysing Data With Power BI Training Booking Options

You have two options to reserve your seat on our training course.

  1. “Book Now via Invoice” You can complete the online booking form on this site, we will confirm the details with you and then raise an invoice for you
  2. “Book Now Online” You can buy your seat online. Using this option you will be taken to the Eventbrite page for the course and you can complete the signup and make payment there.

If you are booking one seat on the course, prices will be identical using either option. If you are booking more than one seat, then speak to us first as we might be able to offer a multi-seat discount. In which case you will need to use the “Book Now via Invoice” option

Audience profile

The audience for this course is data professionals and business intelligence professionals who want to learn how to accurately perform data analysis using Power BI. This course is also targeted toward those individuals who develop reports that visualize data from the data platform technologies that exist both in the cloud and on-premises.

Prerequisites

Successful Data Analysts start this role with experience of working with data in the cloud.

Specifically:

  • Understanding core data concepts.
  • Knowledge of working with relational data in the cloud.
  • Knowledge of working with non-relational data in the cloud.
  • Knowledge of data analysis and visualization concepts.

Analysing Data With Microsoft Power BI DA-100  Course Outline

Module 1: Get Started with Microsoft Data Analytics

This module explores the different roles in the data space, outlines the important roles and responsibilities of a Data Analyst, and then explores the landscape of the Power BI portfolio.

Module 2: Prepare Data in Power BI

This module explores identifying and retrieving data from various data sources. You will also learn the options for connectivity and data storage, and understand the difference and performance implications of connecting directly to data vs. importing it.

Module 3: Clean, Transform, and Load Data in Power BI

This module teaches you the process of profiling and understanding the condition of the data. They will learn how to identify anomalies, look at the size and shape of their data, and perform the proper data cleaning and transforming steps to prepare the data for loading into the model.

Module 4: Design a Data Model in Power BI

This module teaches the fundamental concepts of designing and developing a data model for proper performance and scalability. This module will also help you understand and tackle many of the common data modeling issues, including relationships, security, and performance.

Module 5: Create Model Calculations using DAX in Power BI

This module introduces you to the world of DAX and its true power for enhancing a model. You will learn about aggregations and the concepts of Measures, calculated columns and tables, and Time Intelligence functions to solve calculation and data analysis problems.

Module 6: Optimize Model Performance

In this module, you are introduced to steps, processes, concepts, and data modelling best practices necessary to optimize a data model for enterprise-level performance.

Module 7: Create Reports

This module introduces you to the fundamental concepts and principles of designing and building a report, including selecting the correct visuals, designing a page layout, and applying basic but critical functionality. The important topic of designing for accessibility is also covered

Module 8: Create Dashboards

In this module you will learn how to tell a compelling story through the use of dashboards and the different navigation tools available to provide navigation. You will be introduced to features and functionality and how to enhance dashboards for usability and insights.

Module 9: Create Paginated Reports in Power BI

This module will teach you about paginated reports, including what they are how they fit into Power BI. You will then learn how to build and publish a report.

Module 10: Perform Advanced Analytics

This module helps you apply additional features to enhance the report for analytical insights in the data, equipping you with the steps to use the report for actual data analysis. You will also perform advanced analytics using AI visuals on the report for even deeper and meaningful data insights.

Module 11: Create and Manage Workspaces

This module will introduce you to Workspaces, including how to create and manage them. You will also learn how to share content, including reports and dashboards, and then learn how to distribute an App.

Module 12: Manage Datasets in Power BI

In this module, you will learn the concepts of managing Power BI assets, including datasets and workspaces. You will also publish datasets to the Power BI service, then refresh and secure them.

Module 13: Row-level security

This module teaches you the steps for implementing and configuring security in Power BI to secure Power BI assets.

Analysing Data With Power BI Training Booking Options

You have two options to reserve your seat on our training course.

  1. “Book Now via Invoice” You can complete the online booking form on this site, we will confirm the details with you and then raise an invoice for you
  2. “Book Now Online” You can buy your seat online. Using this option you will be taken to the Eventbrite page for the course and you can complete the signup and make payment there.

If you are booking one seat on the course, prices will be identical using either option. If you are booking more than one seat, then speak to us first as we might be able to offer a multi-seat discount. In which case you will need to use the “Book Now via Invoice” option