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Analyzing Data with Excel (20779)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Overview

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to add BI techniques to Excel data analysis. The course goes beyond the capabilities of tables and charts and uses Pivot Charts, the Excel Data Model, and Power BI.

Who should attend

This course is intended for students who are experienced with analyzing data with Excel and who wish to add BI techniques. The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.
  • Extensive knowledge of Excel spreadsheets including formulas, charts, filtering, sorting, and sub-totals.
  • Basic knowledge of data analytics equivalent to having attended course Data Analysis Fundamentals using Excel (10994).

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Explore and extend a classic Excel dashboard.
  • Explore and extend an Excel data model.
  • Pre-format and import a .CSV file.
  • Import data from a SQL Server database
  • Import data from a report.
  • Create measures using advanced DAX functions.
  • Create data visualizations in Excel.
  • Create a Power BI dashboard with Excel.

Course Content

  • Data Analysis in Excel
  • The Excel Data Model
  • Importing Data from Files
  • Importing Data from Databases
  • Importing Data from Excel Reports
  • Creating and Formatting Measures
  • Visualizing Data in Excel
  • Using Excel with Power BI
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Eastern Europe: 1,690.- €
  • SA Voucher: 3
    hardcoded default SA
Dates and Booking
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Currently no local training dates available.  For enquiries please write to info@fastlane.si.

24/07/2019 - 26/07/2019 Hamburg Enroll
21/08/2019 - 23/08/2019 Düsseldorf Enroll
18/09/2019 - 20/09/2019 Berlin Enroll
16/10/2019 - 18/10/2019 Stuttgart Enroll
13/11/2019 - 15/11/2019 Frankfurt Enroll
04/12/2019 - 06/12/2019 Münster Enroll
16/09/2019 - 18/09/2019 Rome Enroll
28/10/2019 - 30/10/2019 Milan Enroll
United Kingdom
19/08/2019 - 21/08/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.   Time zone: Europe/London Enroll
27/11/2019 - 29/11/2019 London (Int Hse) Enroll
Middle East
United Arab Emirates
08/09/2019 - 10/09/2019 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS. Enroll
08/09/2019 - 10/09/2019 Cairo Course language: English Enroll
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.

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