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In the interests of protecting our staff, trainers and you, our clients, we will be suspending all instructor-led training from 15th July 2020 until it is safe again.

Our company is working remotely to serve our clients and we are still offering courses via webinar. If you feel your online course didn’t meet that standard, you are welcome to re-attend your course in class when we re-open.

Details

Business Intelligence has its own unique requirements from a data model. Data must be structured in such a way as to serve the business goals of the system.

A Data Model is created from disparate sources using ETL (Extract Transform Load) in Power Query (used by Microsoft Products like Power BI and Excel). Power Queries are written in a formula language called M.

In this course, we will discuss some of the principles of data modeling and practically write M Language Power Queries. In this course you will cover:

  • Overview of data models 
  • Overview of Dimensional Modelling Techniques
  • M Functions and Keywords
  • Using M to load and transform data

Delivery Methods

Delivery Method Duration Price (excl. VAT)
Fulltime 1 day R 3,830.00
Webinar 1 day R 3,050.00

Discounts Available

Save up to 10% by booking and paying 10 business days before the course.

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Information may change without notice.

Audience

Users of:

  • Microsoft Power BI Desktop
  • Microsoft Excel Power Pivot

Pre-Requisites

The Power BI boot camp course is a pre-requisite for the course. Alternatively, delegates should have at least 3 months experience in using Power BI Desktop for creating reports and dashboards.

The newest version of the Power BI Desktop software is required. If you want assistance in installing the software on your laptop, please ensure that you have Administration Privileges on your laptop. Please arrive 1h early on the first day of the course, so that we can assist you. 

Course Outline / Curriculum

In this course, we will discuss some of the principles of data modeling and practically write M Language Power Queries. In this course you will cover:

  • Overview of data models 
  • Overview of Dimensional Modelling Techniques
  • M Functions and Keywords
  • Using M to load and transform data

 

Schedule Dates and Booking

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Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

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Thu 13 Aug 2020 Woodmead
Thu 10 Sep 2020 Woodmead

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Thu 15 Oct 2020 Woodmead

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Thu 12 Nov 2020 Woodmead

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Thu 10 Dec 2020 Woodmead

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