Course Description

  • Why learn Business Intelligence reporting?

    Business analytics has become a vital driving force in organizational decision-making. Creating easy-to-understand and quickly accessible reports is important for adding business insights into your analyses and enabling more impactful business decisions.   The business intelligence market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 26.98% by 2025. The average annual salary for a business intelligence specialist is $72,563 per year. There are approximately 34k jobs worldwide for business intelligence professionals.

  • What are the objectives of this course?

    The primary objective of this BI Reporting course is to provide learners with a deep understanding of data analysis and learn how to implement BI techniques with popular analytics tools Power BI and Microsoft Excel. The courseware includes performing power BI data transformations and desktop visualizations, analyzing and shaping data models, working with the Power BI API and mobile app, and building analytics expertise with Excel, including pivot tables, statistical tools, dashboards and much more. 

  • What skills will you learn with this Business Intelligence Reporting course?

    Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

    • Understand the primary features of a self-service Power BI solution and perform Power BI desktop data transformation with appropriate modeling
    • Create a Power BI desktop visualization
    • Learn how to connect and empower collaboration between Excel data and Power BI data
    • Describe the Power BI developer API and mobile app
    • Combine, analyze, model, shape, visualize and report data using dashboards
    • Explore and extend a classic Excel dashboard and data model
    • Learn how to pre-format and import a .csv file and data from a SQL server database
    • Create measures using advanced DAX functions, data visualizations in Excel, and Power BI dashboard with Excel

  • Who should take this online course on Business Intelligence Reporting?

    The course is ideal for anyone who wants to start or build a career in the data analytics domain, including:

    • Developers
    • Data analysts
    • Analyst team leads
    • Business Intelligence and reporting professionals
    • Project managers

  • What are the prerequisites for taking this Business Intelligence Reporting training course?

    A basic understanding of the fields below will be helpful in taking this course-

    • Microsoft Excel and related functions
    • Database systems

Exam & Certification

  • Is this course accredited?

    Yes, Simplilearn is an official Microsoft partner. The course contains official Microsoft content that will help you achieve your certification.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    You must complete this course in order to unlock your Simplilearn certificate.

  • What is required to earn the MCSA: Business Intelligence reporting certification?

    To earn the Business Intelligence reporting certification, you must pass the following exams:

    • Exam 70-778: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI
    • Exam 70-779: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel

  • Do you provide assistance for the exam application process?

    Yes, our Help and Support team can provide you with assistance for the exam application process.

  • How can I learn more about this training program?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chatbot. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

  • How do you ensure that I pass Exam 70-778: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI and Exam 70-779: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel in my first attempt?

    Simplilearn’s training course is designed to give you all of the skill sets necessary to successfully complete the required projects and help you pass Exam 70-778: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI and Exam 70-779: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel in your first attempt. Please note that this course does not guarantee you will pass in your first attempt, but you will be armed with all of the knowledge to do so.

  • How do I order books and study materials?

    All necessary materials to pass the certification exam will be provided in  Simplilearn’s Business Intelligence Reporting certification training. You will not need to order any additional study materials. 

  • How should I prepare for the Business Intelligence Reporting Certification exam?

    Simplilearn’s Business Intelligence Reporting Certification training is directly aligned with the requirements of the exam. Successful completion of this course will allow you to pass the Business Intelligence Reporting exam and earn your certification.

  • Is the exam fee included in the course?

    Yes, the exam fee of $165 each for Exams 70-778: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI and 70-779: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel are included in the course fee.

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