Who is this course designed for?
This course is for data managers and aspiring data managers. The people who take this course will include data managers themselves, SIMS managers, senior leaders, exams officers, adminstrators etc. Broadly, it's suitable for anyone who wants to understand Power BI using pupil data.
What prerequisites are there for taking this course?
If you have completed the Power BI Skills course and want to continue to learn more skills, this is the course for you. Alternatively if you have been using Power BI for a few months and you can do the basics this course will enable you to progress on to the more complex areas of Power BI knowledge.
What you will get out of this course
By the end of this course you will be a confident user of Power BI with your school's data. You will understand how to use all the main areas of Power BI (Power Query Editor, Power BI Desktop and the Power BI Service) and you will have a working knowledge of DAX, the computer language that underpins Power BI.
Extra free course: Using the SIMS KS4 Resources
To help you visualize A8 and P8 data using SIMS, this course also includes free access to the KS4 Resources course.
Format of the course
This course is presented in a weekly format, with a weekly topic and set of lectures relating to that topic. You also have access to the webinars recorded during earlier live sessions.
Twenty+ Hours of Video Content
At the last count, there were over 20 hours of relevant, in-depth content in this course.
Pay via invoice or card
You can pay by card, purchase order or I can send you an invoice. If you are paying by purchase order or invoice, send an email to [email protected]. If you want me to send an invoice, please also let me know the email address to send the invoice to (usually your finance team).
At the end of the course you will be able to claim a certificate of completion.
Content of the Course
How long will the course last?
You should expect the course to take between 1 and 3 months to complete. But it is possible to complete the course in a couple of weeks.
Not what you want? Email me within 30 days of enrolling and I will arrange a full refund.
Note for 2022 onwards
This course was recorded in 2020. Since then there have been some minor changes to the menu structures in Power BI. These changes are so minor that they are unlikely to impair the usefulness of the course. If in doubt, contact us.
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