BI Training

Empowering skills

Imagine having data skills that empower you to transform millions of data points into informative and interactive dashboards and reports…

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Our training is focused on Microsoft Power BI and Microsoft SQL Server BI technologies. We’ll use your learning requirements to create an optimised syllabus and learning materials that will help develop skills to the required skill level.

The topics that we can cover include, but are not limited to:

  • Power BI Desktop and the Power BI service
    • Importing and transforming data
    • Connecting to data using DirectQuery
    • Building Power BI data models
    • Writing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
    • Building Power BI dashboards and reports
    • Effective data visualisation in Power BI
    • Analysing Power BI data models in Excel
    • Sharing and collaborating on Power BI dashboards and reports
    • Creating Power BI report alerts
    • Installing and configuring Power BI data gateways
  • Power BI in Excel
    • Importing and transforming data with ​Power Query/Get & Transform
    • Data modelling in Power Pivot
    • Building dashboards and reports in Power View
    • Building Power Pivot Excel reports
    • Publishing Excel reports to the Power BI service
  • SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) Tabular models
    • Importing data
    • Building SSAS Tabular data models
    • Writing Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
    • Deploying SSAS Tabular models
    • Managing SSAS Tabular models
    • Connecting to SSAS Tabular models

 

Audience optimised

your-training

We use our experience and expertise to design and deliver bespoke BI training courses that closely match the typical scenarios encountered in your organisation. We always aim to cover the most relevant topics and with the right level of depth.

  • Topics are covered using familiar business contexts to help accelerate learning.
  • Our training delivery methods promote long-term knowledge retention.
  • The cost per head decreases as you add more delegates.

 

Refined knowledge

Our bespoke BI training materials and delivery methods incorporate a unique blend of learning techniques that make it easier to recall the knowledge when it’s needed. Your bespoke BI training course will always be delivered by a highly skilled practitioner with BI consulting experience. This means we can help members of your organisation to develop well-rounded data skills based on tried and tested knowledge.

Cost-effective

Our price per person decreases as you add more delegates. You can benefit from some cost reductions if you ask us to redeliver your bespoke BI training course at least once. If you’re a Microsoft BI solutions provider who doesn’t have the in-house resources to deliver BI solution training, partner with us to offer this service to your clients.

Use the sliders below to see how cost effective our training will be for you. All cost estimates exclude VAT and should be used as a guide only.

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Flexible delivery

We can deliver on-site training to offices within the UK. We’ll provide a cloud-based lab enviroment which means delegates only need to bring along a laptop that can connect to the internet.

What’s included

At a minimum, your bespoke BI training package will include the following:

  • Learning requirements analysis
  • Bespoke BI training course that covers an optimised syllabus
  • Instructor-led training for up to 8 delegates
  • High quality training materials including:
    • Practical examples based on your data or refined open data
    • Hands-on exercises​ to help consolidate your learning
    • Cloud-based lab environment
  • Certificate of completion
  • Feedback collection and summary

Are you ready to boost those data skills?

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