Live Cohort based Power BI Training

What is this course?

Power BI is one of the most sought after skill for data analysts in 2021. In this live cohort based training, I will teach you how to get started with Power BI and create advanced data analysis and reports from your data.


You will learn:

  • How to get started and create your first report
  • Setting up data connections & transformations with Power Query
  • Creating measures and calculations with Power Pivot & DAX
  • Visualizing outputs with Power BI
  • Advanced data analysis and automated insights with Power BI
  • Making powerful & insightful dashboards
  • Interactive Power BI reports with Tooltips, Drill-through & Bookmarks
  • Two end to end real world examples

What will you get?

When & How

This training runs on 3 days – 16, 17 & 18 November, 2021, for 4 hours  on each day.

Exact date & time in few popular locations:

The time & date shown below is as per local time on the day of training.

  • Wellington, NZ: 7AM to 11AM, on 17, 18 & 19 of November.
  • New Delhi, India: 11:30PM to 3:30AM, on 16, 17 & 18 of November.
  • London, UK: 6PM to 10PM on 16, 17 & 18 November.
  • New York, USA: 1PM to 5PM, 16,17 & 18 November.
  • Seattle, USA: 10AM to 2PM, 16, 17 & 18 November

The training will run via online Zoom call. You can interact, ask questions or share your screen if needed.

Topics Covered

Day 1️⃣

On this day, we will get familiar with Power BI. 

You will learn:

  • Power BI Desktop – How to use it?
  • Power BI vs Power Query vs. Power Pivot
  • Full length example of Power BI with sample dataset
  • Using implicit vs. explicit measures (DAX)
  • Data cleanup and transformations with PQ
  • Understanding Power BI Visual interactions & customizing them
  • Saving & Publishing your work

Day 2️⃣

We will explore Data Modeling, DAX & Visual story-telling.

You will learn:

  • How to create a complex business report from scratch with Power BI
  • Setting up a star schema data model
  • Using various DAX functions like CALCULATE, ALL, FILTER & Date intelligence functions
  • Working with various visuals in Power BI
  • Creating interactive tool-tips
  • Mocking up and designing business reports
  • Your Questions

Day 3️⃣

More DAX, Power Query and Interactive story-telling.

You will learn:

  • How to create a complex business report from scratch with Power BI (contd.)
  • Using DAX to generate narrative statements for your reports (also smart narratives)
  • Setting up Bookmarks to make interactive reports
  • Using Drill-through
  • Data refresh and modifications with Power Query
  • Your Questions

Book your spot now

Power BI Live Training

November 2021 Cohort
$ 599
  • 3 days x 4 hours
  • 16 - 18 November
    1PM-5PM (EST)
  • Live Classes + Recording
  • Workbooks, Datasets
  • Q&A session
Limited spots

Sample files & recording

You can download sample files & recordings for reference.

Homework problems

Daily homework problems for practice.

Ask questions

You can ask questions and interact with other participants.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is this training for?

This training is perfect for Power BI beginners. If you work in a data profession (data analyst, reporting analyst or similar) and need to use Power BI on a regular basis, you will find this training extremely valuable.

How this is training is run?

This training will be thru a Zoom video session. You will be able to see my presentation & explanations as well as share your audio (and screen if you want) when asking questions.

What software do I need?

You need Power BI Desktop software (latest version) to follow along. You also need Zoom to join the class & ask questions.

You can watch the recordings on any video player.

What topics are covered?

This training covers Power BI report creation and data analysis at in-depth level. You will get plenty of detail on Power Query, Power Pivot, visual formatting and interactive aspects.

Please refer to Power BI live class topics for more details.

Do I need any prior skills?

You don’t need any previous Power BI skills or experience. But you do need basic data skills in platforms such as Excel or SQL. You also need some experience in working with data.

Can I ask questions?

The session will be highly interactive. You will have lots of opportunities to share your experiences or ask questions.

What if I can’t attend part of the training?

It is highly recommended that you plan to attend all 3 days. While you can watch the recording, you will miss out on the interaction and break-out sessions. 

Can I get an invoice so my company can pay for this?

Sure. Please email me at Chandoo.d@gmail.com so I can send invoice. Please include your name, company name and other details.

I want to enroll multiple people for this…

Please specify the quantity when purchasing this class. You will get 25% discount when enrolling 3 or more people in one go. Email me at chandoo.d@gmail.com if you need any help with the process or need an invoice.