An Introduction to Power BI

  • Course level: Beginner


This is a comprehensive introduction to Power BI online workshop that covers the complete lifecycle of the Power BI report development. This includes:

  • Data import
  • Data cleansing and transformation
  • Data Modelling
  • Data Visualisation
  • Storytelling
  • Publishing to the Power BI service

What Will I Learn?

  • Key skills and confidence to build your own reports
  • Import data from multiple sources
  • Data cleansing and Transformation
  • Data modelling and relationships
  • Import custom visuals
  • Create DAX measures
  • Create time intelligence functions
  • Visuals, slicers and interactions
  • Report branding
  • Report formatting
  • Add images
  • Publish to Power BI service
  • Share and collaborate

Topics for this course

11 Lessons02h

Course introduction?

This is an introduction to the online course, detailing who we are, what we're doing and how we're doing it.
Course introduction00:05:03

Data access?

In this module we review the Power BI desktop application and download the files for the course.

Data Import and data cleansing?

In this module, you will import data from various sources and use the Power Query editor to cleanse and transform the data, ready for reporting.

Data modelling?

A key part of any report is a solid data model, here we manipulate and create relationships.

Data visualisations?

Exploring the numerous Power BI visuals, understanding interaction and data exploration.

Dashboard build?

Assemble the components for your final dashboard, creating a story from the data.


Publishing your report to the Power BI service

About the instructor

A highly classified, unique individual and an expert in his field. 007 is pinnacle of samurai's, takes advantage of tech innovations such as Power BI with the fantastic ability to think on his feet. His calming influence when it comes to the most challenging of projects is one of the reasons he is give the double '0' status. He's clear, concise, to the point and always finishes the job. And above all, he makes this look good.
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9 students


Material Includes

  • Voice and video instructions
  • Report sample for each module
  • Data provided for complete course
  • Quizzes for each module
  • Certificate of completion


  • Suitable for those with no previous Power BI experience, or up to 3 months experience with no official training
  • Windows 10 PC
  • Min 4GB RAM
  • Power BI Desktop (Jan 2021 onwards)
  • Datasets (included in the course)
  • Power BI free account

Target Audience

  • Power BI beginners
  • Data Analysts
  • Business Analysts
  • Excel report users
  • Business professionals