Power BI Development and Training

Key Points

  • Power BI is a cloud based self-service BI solution from Microsoft
  • Power BI desktop is FREE
  • Power BI brings together Power Pivot, Power Query, and Power View
  • CMBI provides training for all aspects of Power BI

Design, build, and deploy a mobile BI solution in a single day. It does not sound possible but it is with Power BI. CMBI can show you how.

About CMBI

Self service BI & the Power BI experience

Power BI is a complete self service BI solution that requires no existing BI server infrastructure to design, develop, and deploy a mobile and desktop BI solution to users worldwide.

CMBI have been using the building blocks of Power BI (Power Pivot, Power Query, and Power View) since their initial release and can help your organisation get the most out of this powerful tool.

Course Details

CMBI's Power BI development and training is performed at your site. We can use sample data or we can use your data and take the opportunity to tackle real reporting and analysis challenges. We work collaboratively with your power users and analysts to develop a self-service BI solution that you can maintain and extend.

Duration: 1-5 days, depending on level of engagement required

Cost: $1,440 + GST per day for a training session hosted at your venue

Number of Attendees: to ensure each person gets the required level of support during the workshop we recommend a maximum of 6 attendees.

Prerequisites: To get the most out of this course, we recommend that attendees are familiar with Power Query and Power Pivot, or have previously attended CMBI's "Introduction to Power Query" and "Introduction to Power Pivot" training workshops.

If you are not sure if this is the right course for you, just email us and we'll be happy to advise.


Course Outline

Introducing Power BI

  • Planning a Power BI project
  • Retrieving and integrating data with Power Query
  • Modelling your data with Power Pivot
  • Visualising your data with Power View

Power BI report development

  • Power BI Desktop
  • Excel and Power BI
  • Practical considerations for report automation
  • Advanced analysis with other Excel tools

PowerPivot for the enterprise

  • Publishing Power BI reports and dashboards
  • Power BI Content Packs
  • Onsite data with Analysis Services Tabular
  • Self services BI as part of an enterprise BI solution


Why Choose CMBI?

Why should you choose CMBI for your next training solution?

  • Trainers with hands-on, real world experience
  • Real datasets from an array of education, financial services and government sources
  • Small groups for one-to-one mentoring
  • Instructional videos to take away for future reference
  • Options to tailor the training session to your organisation

Click here for more training benefits CMBI can offer you and your organisation.


Contact Us

For more information or to book a training course, contact Julie McGowan via our contact page.


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