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Power BI Training

Advanced Power BI Training Course

£795 + VAT for most venues (£950 + VAT for London)

2 days

If you've mastered the basics of creating Power BI reports, you may like to find out what else it can do - but you should only consider attending this course if you use Power BI regularly.  Learn how to create report themes and templates, find out how to use quick measures and bookmarks, delve further into Query Editor and maps, and much more!

Course details

  • Locations for Advanced Power BI coursesLocations:Manchester, London
  • Next Advanced Power BI course locationNext course:Tue 13 November 2018
  • Advanced Power BI course timesTime:09.30-16.30

Course Contents

Advanced data models

  • Training topicConnecting to folders
  • Training topicChanging the source using M

Advanced Query Editor

  • Training topicUnpvioting data
  • Training topicMerge transforms
  • Training topicAppend transforms

Custom visuals

  • Training topicThe play axis slicer
  • Training topicThe Chiclet slicer

Advanced calendars

  • Training topicCalendar and Calendar Auto
  • Training topicUsing financial periods

Quick measures

  • Training topicCreating quick measures
  • Training topicQuick date measures

More on maps

  • Training topicWorking with shape files
  • Training topicExploring ArcGIS
  • Training topicThe MapBox visual
  • Training topicOther map custom visuals

Advanced bookmarks

  • Training topicDynamic chart axes
  • Training topicDynamic page titles
  • Training topicInformation pop-ups

Report themes

  • Training topicRGB to HEX
  • Training topicHEX to JSON
  • Training topicJSON to reports
  • Training topicJSON from scratch

Covered if time allows If time

BI mobile

  • Training topicUsing the app
  • Training topicCreating BI apps


  • Training topicPersonal versus public
  • Training topicCreating gateways
  • Training topicConnecting sources

More on Power BI Service

  • Training topicRow security
  • Training topicQ&A
  • Training topicExtra data
  • Training topicAnalysing in Excel

Covered if time allows If time

Power BI Templates

  • Training topicCreating templates
  • Training topicIncluding calendars
  • Training topicUsing parameters
  • Training topicIncluding hierarchies

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Sample customer feedback

"The course notes and exercise were really good and enjoyable. The instructions were really clear and the instructor very helpful and knowledgeable."

Zulfikar Mohammed (Virgin Media)

"Great manual and course materials. Friendly trainer."

Daisy Wooller (Long Tall Sally)

"Trainer geared his training to the different levels of competency."

Linda Stewardson (ABB Ltd)

"The trainer was very competent, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Well done!"

Sandro Fasolo (Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust)

"Excellent all round. Previously attended the Advanced VBA course and was very impressed with the quality; would definitely want to attend another course in the future."

Andrew Petherbridge (Health Education East Midlands)

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To attend this course you must be familiar with creating Power BI reports, and use Power BI on a weekly basis.

Scheduled Advanced Power BI training dates

Here are the Advanced Power BI courses we have scheduled for the next 3 months:

Dates Days Venue Price Booking
Tue/Wed 13-14 November 2018 2 £795 Book places
Thu/Fri 29-30 November 2018 2 £950 Book places
Tue/Wed 08-09 January 2019 2 £795 Book places
Tue/Wed 15-16 January 2019 2 £950 Book places
Thu/Fri 07-08 March 2019 2 £795 Book places
Thu/Fri 21-22 March 2019 2 £950 Book places
Date(s) Venue

All prices exclude VAT. If you can't see the dates you want, ask us about running onsite Power BI training at your offices (we'll even provide and set up the computers).

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