Get to grips with Microsoft Power BI and take charge of your data, Take your reports to the next level.

This power-packed, two-day workshop is designed for the entire organisation – line managers, strategic directors, executive business users, data analysts, data scientists, developers and operational teams – teaching them how to use Microsoft Power BI to prepare their own reports and dashboards – with no help from IT. 


Learn how to extract full value from your data, bring data to life with rich visualisation and drive better business decisions. Create and share interactive, visually rich reports and dashboards using Microsoft Power BI (Business Intelligence), and how to get clear insights from your enterprise data.   


Implement your newly-learned techniques immediately, with training labs and a workshop using a sample set of your own enterprise data.  

What You Will Learn

Fast Track to Power BI

  • What is Power BI?

  • The basic concepts, terminology and elements of Microsoft Power BI. How to extract and load your data. 

  • Power BI licensing options. 


Data Modelling and Data Exploration

  • How to view, import and export data from dashboards and reports. Using the Power BI Desktop, Online Service, Gateway and Mobile App. Power BI Desktop data Preparation.

  • Preparing data for reporting.

  • Power BI Desktop data modelling and enrichment.

  • Working with relational data.

  • Power BI Desktop data exploration.

  • Query techniques.

  • Creating Filters, Measures and Row-level Security.  


Data Visualisation

  • Data visualisation using Power BI visual tools.  

  • Relationships between dashboards and reports, visualisations, and tiles. Custom visualisations. 

  • Key concepts of storytelling with data.


Sharing and collaboration

  • Power BI Service publishing.

  • Power BI Service sharing and collaboration.

Duration: 2 Day

For more information on these courses and course outlines, please contact the ITBusiness training division on (011) 462 7450 or email us at training@itbusiness.co.za