Power BI Training

Power BI Courses

Microsoft Power BI is a powerful data visualization tool, giving your team dynamic reporting to make better decisions. 

Our training allows you and your team to make the most of the strategies and solutions, so you can bring your everyday processes in-house. 

This ensures your data is taken care of by a team that knows your business and industry intimately.

Introduction to Power BI

Your entrance into Power BI. This online, instructor-led course encourages users to join in and explore the fundamentals of Power BI and DAX over two days. 

Learners are involved in end-to-end solutions using a combination of lectures and dynamic, hands-on labs to reinforce concepts.

Introduction to Power BI

  • Import, transform, and cleanse data using Power Query Editor
  • Build and optimize a data model for self-service reporting
  • Enhance the model by applying introductory DAX
  • Build, publish, and share visualizations with end-users

Intermediate Power BI

Take your Power BI Skills to the next level! This online, instructor-led course is perfect for those who have been using Power BI for three to six months. 

Prior to taking this course, learners are expected to have a foundation in basic Power BI concepts such as Power Query Editor and DAX.

Intermediate Power BI

  • How to design Dimensional Models
  • The importance of dimensional models in Power BI
  • How to go beyond simple use cases in Power Query Editor
  • Complex DAX techniques

Ready to bring your team
to the next level?

With years of experience teaching at academic institutions and working in professional environments, our instructors understand Power BI from both a business and a technical perspective.

Using a combination of lectures and practical labs to reinforce concepts, we engage learners in creating end-to-end solutions they can implement in their own workspaces.

We put as much emphasis and energy into people as we do into processes and applications. Whether you are looking to bring members up to speed, better leverage technology you already use or implement new tools in your business, we can help!

We deliver both Public and Private on-site training courses.

  • 400+ hours of Power BI classroom time
  • 700+ learners in over 27 classes
  • 1000+ hours of BI instruction
  • Students across 10 different industries

Meet Our Instructors

Chris Sorensen

Chris Sorensen CPA, CGA, is the Founder and President of Iteration Insights, a tech-enabled data analytics solutions provider based in Calgary, Alberta. 

He is a Microsoft Certified Data Analyst Associate and Microsoft Certified Trainer with a combined 20+ years of industry and teaching experience. As an adjunct instructor of the Business Intelligence program at SAIT, he plays a significant role in shaping new talent in Calgary’s emerging tech sector. Following his lifelong learning approach, Chris also coordinates both Power Platform and Azure Analytics User Groups, providing a space dedicated to knowledge-sharing and growing Alberta’s tech community. His favourite hashtag is #neverstoplearning.

Jarid Mckenzie

Jarid McKenzie, BSc. in Math and Statistics and certified in Business Intelligence from the University of Calgary, is co-owner and Lead Analytics Architect for Iteration Insights.

Jarid has eight years of experience working in the digital space, including teaching Business Intelligence at the University of Calgary and the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). Currently, he is on the advisory board for the Business Intelligence Program at SAIT and is a mentor to many graduates from this course. As an active member of the Power Platform and Azure Analytics User Groups in Calgary, Jarid loves to share his knowledge with the community by speaking at major data analytics events, such as the Power Platform World Tour held in Calgary last year.

Tutu Hamid

Tutu is a Senior Analytics Consultant and Microsoft Certified Instructor at Iteration Insights.  As well as, an active member of the Power BI Super User Group.

He acquired his Master’s degree in Microsystems Technology in Germany and in 2018 he decided to pivot into Data Analytics. His primary focus is Microsoft Power BI with experience in the Enterprise Deployment, Development, and Governance. He also leads corporate and public Power BI trainings and teaches data analytics at SAIT. For fun, Tutu enjoys solving DAX challenges. And when Calgary’s snow melts, he is probably out riding bicycles in Moose Mountain or other bike parks in BC.

Corporate Power BI Training

For parties of seven or more, we offer flexible and cost-saving on-site delivery. To learn more about the benefits of private training, reach out to us.

Canada Alberta Job Grant

Both our Beginner and Power User courses qualify for Provincial Job Grants. To receive these grants, your organization must apply for the grant prior to purchasing the course.

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