Aims & Objectives

This session is designed for people who wish to acquire the basic skills & knowledge to get started with Power BI Desktop. You will learn about the key components of Power BI and how they work together as well as how to create a simple report using data imported from an Excel workbook.

This session is designed for people who wish to Delegates do not need any previous experience of Power BI but must have a basic understanding of PC’s, including familiarity with a keyboard and mouse. A basic understanding of Excel would also be beneficial.

What will I learn?

Introduction to Creating Basic Reports in Power BI Desktop

  • Download and install Power BI Desktop.
  • Navigate the desktop environment.
  • Import data from an Excel workbook.
  • Perform basic data transformations in preparation for analysis.
  • Apply the correct data types to the imported data.
  • Remove unwanted columns.
  • Merge & split columns.
  • Understand the difference between format & data type.
  • Build a basic report using the imported data from Excel.

How We Deliver

We currently deliver all training online to comply with the Government's guidelines.

Online training works well for businesses whose staff are mainly working from home.

It allows us to train all of your staff with the same training needs at the same time. Your people simply log on from home, using details provided in advance by our team.

Choose from Watch and Learn sessions for larger groups or interactive hands on sessions for smaller groups.

When permitted we also offer face to face training at your offices.

All sessions can be customised to a half day or 90 minute sprint session and tailored to fit your needs, covering the topic(s) within a course that are most important to your business.

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