Effective Digital Skills for Data Analytics – Power BI (Beginner)



To provide attendees with the skills required to very effectively analyse data and create visualisations using Microsoft Power BI Desktop.

Course Duration

Classroom: 1 day

Online: 2 day

Course Content


  • Creating a visualisation and setting upSlicersto filter Data
  • The desktop interface
  • Getting data from various sources
  • Interaction between Visualisations
  • Aggregation
  • Transforming and correcting data
  • Creating custom columns
  • Creating visualisation by asking questions
  • Linking tables
  • Relationshipstypes
  • Getting data from the web
  • Using the append data query
  • Visualisations
  • Report view

 A working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is assumed, gained from the workplace or by prior attendance on an IT course.



The course will be delivered by Claire Commins - Study Focus