20778C | Analyzing Data with Power BI

20778C | Analyzing Data with Power BI


About this course:

This three-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to analyze data with Power BI.


Audience profile:

The primary audience for this course is BI professionals who need to analyze data utilizing Power BI. The secondary audiences for this course are technically proficient business users.



In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas).
  • Some exposure to basic programming concepts (such as looping and branching).
  • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability, and financial accounting is desirable.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications – particularly Excel.


At course completion:

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe self-service BI.
  • Describe the Power BI suite of products.
  • Connect to data sources and optimize data models.
  • Shape and combine data from different sources.
  • Model data.
  • Create reports and manage solutions.
  • Describe the Power BI developer API.
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.



MODULE 1: Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions

MODULE 2: Introducing Power BI

MODULE 3: Power BI Data

MODULE 4: Shaping and Combining Data

MODULE 5: Modeling Data

MODULE 6: Interactive Data Visualizations

MODULE 7: Direct Connectivity

MODULE 8: The Developer API

MODULE 9: Power BI Mobile

20778C | Analyzing Data with Power BI