Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst - PL-300T00

Course Description

This course will discuss the various methods and best practices that are in line with business and technical requirements for modeling, visualizing, and analyzing data with Power BI. The course will also show how to access and process data from a range of data sources including both relational and non-relational data. This course will also explore how to implement proper security standards and policies across the Power BI spectrum including datasets and groups. The course will also discuss how to manage and deploy reports and dashboards for sharing and content distribution. Finally, this course will show how to build paginated reports within the Power BI service and publish them to a workspace for inclusion within Power BI.


Successful Data Analysts start this role with experience of working with data in the cloud. Specifically: Understanding core data concepts. Knowledge of working with relational data in the cloud. Knowledge of working with non-relational data in the cloud. Knowledge of data analysis and visualization concepts.

Skills gained

Ingest, clean, and transform data Model data for performance and scalability Design and create reports for data analysis Apply and perform advanced report analytics Manage and share report assets Create paginated reports in Power BI

Get Started with Microsoft Data Analytics

Data Analytics and Microsoft Getting Started with Power BI

Prepare Data in Power BI

Get data from various data sources Optimize performance Resolve data errors

Clean, Transform, and Load Data in Power BI

Data shaping Enhance the data structure Data Profiling Loading Data

Design a Data Model in Power BI

Introduction to data modeling Working with tables Dimensions and Hierarchies Lab : Data Modeling in Power BI Desktop Create Model Relationships Configure Tables Review the model interface Create Quick Measures Lab : Advanced Data Modeling in Power BI Desktop Configure many-to-many relationships Enforce row-level security

Create Model Calculations using DAX in Power BI

Introduction to DAX DAX context Advanced DAX

Optimize Model Performance in Power BI

Optimize the model for performance Optimize DirectQuery Models Create and manage Aggregations

Create Reports in Power BI

Design a report Enhance the report Lab : Designing a report in Power BI Desktop Create a live connection in Power BI Desktop Design a report Configure visual fields and format properties Lab : Enhancing reports with interaction and formatting in Power BI Desktop Create and configure Sync Slicers Create a drillthrough page Apply conditional formatting Create and use Bookmarks

Create Dashboards in Power BI

Create a Dashboard Real-time Dashboards Enhance a Dashboard

Enhance reports for usability and storytelling in Power BI

Paginated report overview Create Paginated reports

Perform Advanced Analytics in Power BI

Advanced Analytics Data Insights through AI visuals

Manage Datasets in Power BI

Parameters Datasets

Create and Manage Workspaces in Power BI

Creating Workspaces Sharing and Managing Assets