Power BI for Business Users

Power BI for Business Users

Learn How to Use Power BI to Perform Data Analysis and Gain Business Insights

Course Information


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Microsoft Power BI has quickly become a leading data analysis and visualization tool that empowers business users to perform self-service BI to inform and add value to their role.

In this 2-day course, discover how to use Microsoft Power BI to quickly and easily collect, connect, filter, analyze, visualize, report on, and share the insights, answers, and business intelligence hidden in data.

Ideal For:

This course is designed for non-technical business users (i.e., those in marketing, sales, operations, HR, Business Dev, etc.) who are interested in accessing, analyzing, and reporting on data that is relevant to their job function.

TR – Business Intelligence – Data Analytics Using Microsoft Power BI

Loved the approach. Best 'sample' data I've worked with in a training class.


Familiarity with Microsoft Excel

Learning Objectives & Approach:

This course provides hands-on experience and training on using the Power BI platform to apply data analysis techniques to business data. This practical course uses a balance of discussion, examples, and labs.

Upon course completion, students will be familiar with the main features of Power BI and able to apply them to analyze data and create and share compelling and effective visualizations, reports, and dashboards.

Key Topics:

  • Fundamentals of data visualization – Core principles for creating engaging visuals with Power BI
  • BI visualizations – Choosing the appropriate visual to convey your message
  • Enhancing visual impact – Using properties and themes to increase visual appeal and maintain a consistent look across visualizations
  • Data Analysis/Exploration Techniques – Using Power BI to expose patterns and business trends
  • Data Transformations – Shaping your data to perform analysis from a different perspective
  • Data Analysis eXpressions (DAX) – Tap into the power of DAX to create new attributes and dynamic measures
  • Interactive Reporting – Create reports in Power BI that reflect changes in real-time as you work with them
  • Report drill-down and drill-through – Navigating your data with Power BI to gain new insights
  • Power BI in the Cloud – Publishing dashboards to share your results
  • Blending data – Expanding your analysis by combining and relating datasets from different data sources


Power BI for Business Users

  • 8:30am - 4:30pm

Courses are also offered privately to teams and organizations looking for more immersive training.

Mentoring services are also available to reinforce or advance learned principles and practices.

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* Cost is per participant in Canadian dollars plus GST

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