Learnit Training
Course Power BI Base
  • Learn how to create even better management reports with the help of Power BI.
  • Discover all the important features Power BI has to offer
  • Very experienced teacher with a broad knowledge
  • Small group with a lot of personal guidance
  • Laptop and lunch we provide

Get more out of your financial reports? Make an impression with interactive management dashboards? Learn it in the two-day Power BI Basic course.

Yes, I want to know more

“” - Assessment: 8.1

learnit Power BI Base

Course Power BI Base

Do you still make your management reports in Excel? With Microsoft Power BI it's faster and easier. In the two-day basic course Power BI you will learn how to create an effective management report with data from Excel. And how to create interactive management dashboards. On day 1, you will learn all the ins and outs of the Microsoft Power BI program. Day 2 is all about data visualisation: how do you translate your financial reports into understandable dashboards and easily share them online?


In The course Power BI Basis The following topics are covered:

  • What is Microsoft Power BI?
  • Features and capabilities of Power BI
  • Effective management reports
  • Import Data from Excel
  • Structuring Data Collection
  • Importing and connecting Data collection
  • Format and Structure Data
  • Establishing and managing relationships
  • From data to send information
  • Data visualization: Make management information visually comprehensible and understandable
  • Create reports using the most commonly used visuals
  • Formatting and analyzing visuals
  • Upload your report to Power BI Online
  • Create and share a dashboard online
  • Graphs and diagrams on a management dashboard: do's and don'ts.


Are you financial controller, business controller, financial Manager, financial advisor or financial director? The basic course Power BI is intended for financials that are responsible for financial reporting. And for anyone who wants to make analyses based on a large amount of data. Even if you don't create management reports yourself but want to monitor and control processes and departments through dashboards with Kpis, the course Power BI Basis is interesting.


In The course Power BI Basics, you'll learn how to create financial reports and dashboards with the Business Intelligence tool Power BI by using examples from your daily practice and a practical work book step by step. Theory and practice alternate between each other and you will get to work directly with the scholar on one of the Cursuslap tops. There is plenty of opportunity to practice with Power BI and ask questions.

This course uses Microsoft Power BI and Microsoft Excel.


After completion of the course Power BI Basis:

  • Do you know what Microsoft Power BI is and what capabilities the program offers.
  • Enable you to quickly and effectively create financial reports in Power BI.
  • You know how to import, format, and structure your Excel data.
  • Lets you create relationships between data and manage your reports.
  • Do you know how to translate data into send information.
  • You can make management information understandable by data visualization.
  • You can create reports with the most frequently used visuals.
  • you know how to upload your reports to Power BI Online.
  • you can create an interactive dashboard and share it online.
  • Do you know the do's and don'ts for graphs and diagrams on a dashboard.

Prior knowledge

The basic course Power BI requires extensive knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Excel.


The training is provided by default in Dutch. The trainer controls the English language. English course material can be used. When registering at least 3 participants, the training can also be provided entirely in English.


Mentioned prices are per person, including course material. Lunch is included in the training on location.

On location Online
Duration 2 days 4 sessions of three hours
Price per day, excl. VAT € 425,- € 340,-
Total, incl. VAT € 1028,50 € 822,80


After completing the training, a LEARNIT certificate will be issued as proof of participation.


The Power BI Basic course has been assessed with an average of 7.9.

"Meaningful training for in my opinion mainly Finance and/or M&C department that are often concerned with figures (results, client/market). Build a good dataset once and you will benefit from Power BI in the future".

- Power BI Base


- Power BI Base

"Excellent course to understand the basic capabilities of Power BI."

- Power BI Base

"Training Power BI done; achieved a lot in a short time with the help of a professional trainer." - Review: 7.8

R. Kramer, Kramer administrations - Power BI Base

"Excellent basic course of Power BI where you quickly discover the possibilities. Some prior knowledge of formulas used in excel does make it easier."

- Power BI Base

"The training gave a good idea of how and what you can do with the different toolbars in Power BI. The teaching material, pace and exercises are very good. In the exercises are deliberately hidden some mistakes that you can encounter in practice and there is explained how you can solve it. I found that very valuable."

- Power BI Base

"Very good impression of Learnit and trainer Maaike. Thanks to the good explanations and assignments, you can really develop yourself."

- Power BI Base

"Excellent training to get to know the basics of Power Bi. Input is directly applicable. I can get right to work!"

- Power BI Base

“” - Assessment: 8.1

Michiel de Graaff, ENGIE Services Nederland N.V. - Power BI Base

"Practical training with lots of hands-on exercises. The training is easy to follow at a slow pace."

- Power BI Base