Microsoft Power BI for the Cloud: Power BI Service Reporting


This course lays the foundation for individuals looking to learn how to use and build reports and dashboards within the Power BI Service ( Students will learn how to navigate the Power BI Service interface and interact with reports.


Basic reporting knowledge, basic understanding of data.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introducing the Power BI Service 

  • What Is the Power BI Service? 
  • Power BI Service Key Features 
  • The Self-Service BI Model 
  • Power BI Reports & Dashboards
Module 2: Defining a Report
  • What is a Power BI Report? 
  • Defining a Report 
  • Data-Driven Storytelling 
Module 3: Gathering Report Data
  • Connecting to Data Sources
  • Managing Datasets
Module 4: Building Power BI Reports 
  • Understanding the Design Interface
  • Creating Report Visualizations
  • Table Visualizations
  • Chart Visualizations
  • Slicers
  • Report & Page Filters
  • Report Final Touches
Module 5: Building Power BI Dashboards
  • Building Dashboards 
  • Organizing Dashboard Elements
Module 6: Using Q & A
  • Understanding Q & A
  • Modifying Q & A Results
Module 7: Sharing Reports & Dashboards
  • Sharing Content
  • Using Groups
  • Creating& Managing Content Packs

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