Course Description

Expand your knowledge of Power BI Desktop to the highest level. This course focuses on the advanced capabilities of Power Query, Data Modeling and Reports. Check for data inconsistencies, design efficient queries, create proper relationships, and write DAX code to ensure reports update quickly and accurately. Add navigation and analytical features to your reports to enable consumers to analyze the results.




Course Outline

Unit 1

Power Query

-Utilize Column profile, distribution, and quality

-Perform fuzzy match

-Duplicate versus Reference queries

-Debug errors

Unit 2

Data Modeling

-What a Star Schema is

-Understand relationship types

-Manage relationships

Unit 3


-Understand contexts

-CALCULATE function

-COALESCE function

-Compute visual totals accurately

Unit 4


-Insert Objects

-Create Bookmarks


With over 20 years of IT and training experience, Marion Williams has been responsible for designing custom solutions using Access and Excel/VBA. As a trainer, Marion has delivered over 200 seminars to CPA associations across Canada. As technology evolved, Marion currently uses her skills to specialize in training Power B, a tool used for business intelligence. Marion earned the FLMI designation which is a comprehensive business education in the context of the insurance and financial services industry with a specialty in Information Technology

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Section Title
Advanced Power BI (Business Intelligence)
Online-Self Paced
Apr 04, 2022 to Apr 29, 2022
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $195.00
Section Notes

For further information on this course, please contact Darby Lanpher at dlanpher@harpercollege.edu.

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