Microsoft Power BI Advanced

The Power BI Advanced course focuses on building your knowledge and understanding of the DAX language including time intelligence, as well as introducing the Power Query M language. Extend your knowledge of available visuals, and learn how to make them more compelling and meaningful by using features such as hierarchies, drill-through and tooltip pages.

1 day course
5.00  (4 reviews)
What you will learn:
  • Manage your data model by grouping and appending queries
  • Learn how to leverage Power Query M scripts to automate tasks.
  • Understand the concept of data gateways to configure scheduled refresh of reports
  • Use time intelligence to compare data across months, quarters and years.
  • Learn advanced DAX functions to build more complex columns and measures
  • Use row-level security to limit the visibility of data in published reports.
  • Use advanced report features such as hierarchies, drill-through and tooltip pages
What you'll get:
Workbook
Refreshments
Capped class size
eCertificate
Post Course Support
What you will learn:
  • Manage your data model by grouping and appending queries
  • Learn how to leverage Power Query M scripts to automate tasks.
  • Understand the concept of data gateways to configure scheduled refresh of reports
  • Use time intelligence to compare data across months, quarters and years.
  • Learn advanced DAX functions to build more complex columns and measures
  • Use row-level security to limit the visibility of data in published reports.
  • Use advanced report features such as hierarchies, drill-through and tooltip pages
What you'll get:
Courseware and Handouts
Live Recorded Session copy
Capped class sizes
eCertificate
Post Course Support
Course prerequisites

Participants should have high confidence in the topics covered in the Power BI Intermediate course, as this course builds on those foundation topics.

In-Person Training

Participants are not required to bring their own laptops as our dedicated computer training labs are equipped with the programs and files you will need access to on your training day.

Online Training

Please ensure you have downloaded the latest version of the software Power BI Desktop for use within the session.We also require a working computer with a microphone and speaker installed, and an up-to-date web browser for this training. For the best experience we recommend downloading the latest Google Chrome browser.

Power BI Courses

Our Power BI courses are delivered in our central CBD offices by experienced and engaging trainers. Power BI empowers users to view data clearly and make informed decisions across their business. Our Power BI Courses allow you to learn how to connect your data, transform and cleanse data automatically, build powerful interactive visuals that provide actionable insights and embed these online.  Our experienced trainers also provide Power BI training in the workplace in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.

Topics covered in this training course
  • Grouping tables 
  • Append tables to a query 
  • When to use M and when to use DAX 
  • Create a date table in Power Query Editor 
  • Data refresh 
  • Gateways 
  • Installing a gateway 
  • Adding data sources 
  • Scheduled refresh using gateway 
  • SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR function 
  • DATEADD function 
  • PARALLELPERIOD function 
  • TOTALYTD and TOTALMTD functions 
  • FILTER function 
  • ALL function 
  • ALLSELECTED function 
  • CROSSFILTER function 
  • DIVIDE function 
  • Variables in DAX 
  • Ranking with RANKX 
  • What-if parameters 
  • LOOKUPVALUE function 
  • USERNAME function 
  • LOOKUPVALUE function 
  • Creating a hierarchy for a non-date field 
  • Drill-through 
  • Report tooltips 
  • Grouping and binning 
  • Installing custom visuals 
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5/5
“Learned a lot of new things!”
Brian, Aug 2020
5/5
“Good structure and got a lot out of it”
Ryan, Aug 2020
5/5
“Excellent.”
Janine, Jul 2020
5/5
“Good structure and got a lot out of it”
Ryan, May 2020