Power BI Training

Power BI Courses

Searching for dependable and effective approaches to handling your business data? With our Power BI courses, you can improve your company’s decision-making process or gain an advantage over competitors.

The Power BI Service is a cloud-based platform for business analytics. It can give you real-time insights and let you explore data in-depth. You can use various tools and features to collect and analyze data from different sources. These sources include Microsoft Excel, cloud-based and on-premises data sources, and third-party applications.

Our online training courses provide you and your team with the necessary knowledge and skills to make the most of the platform. Our instructors are industry experts with extensive experience in data analysis and visualization. You will know how to make interactive reports, dashboards, and charts that show your business’s idea and provide key insights.

Introduction to Power BI

Are you interested in learning about Power BI and Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)? If so, our online, instructor-led training course is the perfect way to get started! Our beginner-friendly course is designed to guide you through the fundamentals of Power BI and DAX in over 4 half-day sessions.

During this course, you will gain hands-on experience with the platform by working on end-to-end solutions through a combination of lectures and hands-on labs. Our experienced instructors will answer your questions and provide you with the support you need to succeed. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to analyze data like a pro and create stunning visualizations.

Here's a glimpse of what you can expect to learn in our Introduction to Power BI Course:

  • 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

Our Intermediate Power BI Online Training Course is designed to help you take your skills to the next level. This course caters to users who have been using Power BI for 3-6 months. It helps them enhance their technical knowledge and gain a better understanding of advanced Power BI concepts.

In this online course, you’ll understand Power Query Editor and DAX much better. You’ll learn new techniques and implement advanced data visualizations. This training content will help you translate complex data into actionable insights. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to lead more informed business decisions.

Here's a glimpse of what you can expect to learn in our Intermediate Power BI Course:

  • 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?

Our instructors have years of academic and professional experience. They are knowledgeable in Power BI from both business and technical perspectives.

We use a mix of lectures, hands-on labs, and projects to teach learners. This way, they can create practical solutions and apply what they learn in their own work.

We put as much emphasis and energy into people as we do into processes and applications. We can help whether you want to train your team, improve your technology use, or implement new tools in your business.

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

Diana Arciniega

Diana Arciniega is an Analytics Consultant of Iteration Insights, a tech-enabled, data analytics solutions provider located in Calgary, Alberta.   

Diana has a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Calgary, Majoring in Actuarial Science and Minoring in Statistics and a certificate in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics from SAIT. She is very passionate about Storytelling with data, and empowering others throughout their data-driven journey. 

Corporate Power BI Training

With our on-site delivery options, we make it easy and cost-effective for groups of seven or more to develop their Power BI skills together. Our corporate Power BI training offers a tailored learning path to meet your organization’s specific needs.

Canada Alberta Job Grant

Our Beginner and Power User courses are eligible for Provincial Job Grants. To qualify, your organization must apply for the grant prior to the course purchase. Don’t miss this opportunity to invest in your employees and your organization’s future.

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