Power BI Training in Singapore (MasterClass)

Are you relying on your IT to create Data Models &  Business Intelligence?

If you want to become good at creating Self Service Business Intelligence (BI) using the excellent and extensive Microsoft tool sets, you must learn how to become a data modeller using Power Pivot.

In this practical, hands-on Power Pivot & Power BI workshop, this is exactly what you will learn.  Our expert approach in this classroom training course makes it accessible to become an Excel Pro.
At the end of the 2 days you will be well on you way to becoming a Power BI, Power Pivot and Power Query Ninja!

PowerBI Training in Singapore - Intellisoft

This PowerBI MasterClass teaches the skills a business analyst needs to know in order to successfully use Power BI, Write DAX Measures and Use Power Query to clean and load data.

The course starts out first by highlighting the key Advanced Excel functionality useful for data analysis, and then moves to Power BI tools – Power Query, Power Pivot & Power BI – all built into Power BI Desktop Application.

The Power BI MasterClass Training covers:

  1. Importing and creating relationships between tables of data.
  2. Understanding the optimal data structure to use in PowerBI.
  3. Writing basic Data Analysis eXpressions (DAX) formulas to extract business insights.
  4. Then writing more advanced DAX formulas that use the power of DAX to extract additional business insights from the data that are not immediately obvious (yet are inherently available).
  5. An introduction and overview of Power Query, how to use the tool and why it is so great.
  6. Helping Excel professionals move from being a normal user in Excel to being a Power BI analyst, covering the differences between the tools and how to start using Power BI Dashboards effectively.

The Main objective of this Power BI training is to make you understand the Power BI suite of products available from Microsoft, and be a Power Ninja in analyzing, visualizing & understanding Business Intelligence Reporting.

  1. Understand Power Query & DAX, and how to apply it to your job.
  2. Achieve better and faster results than with existing Microsoft tools.
  3. Produce valuable KPI metrics for your business that never existed before.
  4. Learn best tips & tricks to solve complex problems & create stunning work.


This 2 Day Power BI Training will be held in Singapore. Tea/Coffee, Light Snacks are provided in this training.

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This Power BI Training is suitable for beginners. But it is good if you have a decent experience in Excel.

  • Intensive users of Excel, specially those responsible for reporting and analysis.
  • This training is useful for Bankers, Finance, Accounting Executives who deals with large amount of data and can change into actionable form.
  • It can be used by data analysts to derive complex performance analysis for actions to be taken.
  • Business users also use it, to observe changes in data patterns to understand the performance of their investments in marketing, sales, and advertising.
  • Organizations looking to leverage
    Microsoft’s groundbreaking Power Pivot & BI offerings.
  • Business Intelligence and Database professionals looking to increase their professional agility and dramatically expand their capabilities.

The Excel Data Analysis training complements this course.

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Day One: Power BI Training


  • When and Why to Use Power Pivot
  • Tour of the Power Pivot Environment

Loading Data

  • Various Methods
  • Tradeoffs
  • Best Practices

Introduction to Formulas and DAX using PowerPivot

  • Named reference syntax
  • Similarities to traditional Excel
  • Measures (Calc Fields) vs. Calc Columns
  • Best practices

Working with Multiple Tables using Power BI

  • Relationships: the End of VLOOKUP?
  • Data Tables vs. Lookup Tables
  • Multiple Data tables in a single model
  • Troubleshooting your “relationship problems”
  • Exercises to cement your learning

The Magic of DAX Measures using Power BI

  • The CALCULATE() function.
  • ALL(), percentage of totals, and “canceling slicers.
  • Introduction to Time Intelligence: Date/Calendar Tables
  • Running totals – Year to Date,
  • Change versus Prior Month/Year Etc.

What-if Analysis using Disconnected Tables and Slicers

Day Two: Power BI Training

Recap and More DAX

  • Recap of previous day
  • Theory of the Vertipaq engine
  • Filter() , Custom Calendars.

DAX Patterns for common problems using Power BI

  • Counting things that didn’t happen (eg customers without purchases)
  • Custom time intelligence patterns

Power Query

  • When to use it and why
  • Built-in transformations
  • The “M” language
  • Using Power Query to solve real world problems.


  • How to Keep Your Files Small and Your Calculations Fast
  • Theory behind compression Sharing and Refreshing Workbooks
  • Different Web Hosting options (SharePoint and Power BI)
  • Options to refresh workbooks

Power BI Visuals

  • A detailed review of what is different about Power BI vs Excel.
  • Learn to think differently and use the visualizations available.

Power BI Service

  • A detailed review of the cloud offering including sharing, Q&A, Analyze in Excel, Dashboards

Microsoft’s Best Kept Secret Unveiled

  • Cube Formulas

General Q&A

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It would be good if you have Basic knowledge of Excel, and can write simple formulas like SUM, IF, Nested IF, and:

Note: Anyone with Database, BI, Programming, or similar experience are quite qualified to take this course, even if lacking in Excel experience.

POWER BI Desktop is available for download from the Microsoft website for free. We will provide you with a copy of the software to use in the class.

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Learn By Doing

You learn best when you Do It Yourself.

We teach you, step by step, how you can learn new skills, build your knowledge and enhance your career prospects quickly & easily, with Practical Tips & Tricks!

SkillsFuture Ready

Singaporeans can use $500 SkillsFuture Credits for this training to offset the course fees.

Contact us for advise on how to go about claiming your SkillsFuture.

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How To Register

Register for the 2 Days of PowerBI Training MasterClass today by simply clicking on the chosen course date available at the top of this page.

Need Help?

  1. Call us at +65 6296-2995, SMS / WhatsApp: +65 9066–9991
  2. Send an email  to  training@intellisoft.com.sg  OR
  3. Submit an online enquiry if you have  any questions regarding Power BI Masterclass training.

We also offer Corporate Trainings for this Power BI Workshop, if you have a group of 10 or more people. We can arrange to conduct the Power BI training at your office location too.

"What I love about this training is that the trainers make sure we learn the steps and are able to do it on our own. This is a real advantage and I will definitely come back for more practical training"
Joy Tan
HR Manager
“The training was everything I hoped for, and more. Intellisoft Systems really makes a difference, I would have never discovered the hidden features of the sotftware on my own. Thanks a lot Intellisoft !"
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