Getting Started with Power BI Desktop

Getting Started with Power BI Desktop
K2E Canada Inc. presents a broad curriculum of technology-focused on-demand webinars. Participants who take these webinars will have the opportunity to learn from an award-winning team of instructors with literally hundreds of years of experience in helping professionals identify, address, and solve issues through the practical application of technology. Webinars address a variety of topics, including Excel, QuickBooks, PDFs, accounting solutions, and Microsoft Office.

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Although Power BI Desktop dates back to 2015, many business professionals are just becoming acquainted with the tremendous power of this terrific reporting tool. If you are ready to get started with Power BI Desktop, then this session is for you!

In the first fifteen minutes of this session, you will learn how you can link data into Power BI Desktop and create dashboard-style reports with ease. From there, you will learn how to build even more sophisticated reports from differing types of data and how you can apply sophisticated filters to meet your exacting reporting needs. If you are interested in elevating your financial and operations reports with Power BI, then make plans to participate in this session.


  • Acquiring Power BI Desktop
  • Linking data into a Power BI Desktop dataset and building transformations
  • Creating compelling visualizations in Power BI Desktop
  • Applying filters to your Power BI Desktop reports

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Identify the required steps to query data into Power BI
  • List examples of useful transformations you can create in Power BI
  • Indicate which chart types are most effective in given situations
  • Cite examples of ways to improve your visualizations

Fundamental knowledge of computer operations
Program Level: Introduction 
Advance Preparation: None 

Business professionals seeking to learn how to work with Power BI Desktop

CPD: 2 Hours

4/1/2022 - 3/31/2023 11:59 PM