Power BI for Consumers


What Will You Learn?

  • How to consume data and interact with reports in Power BI
  • How to navigate the Power BI Service
  • How to use the Power BI Mobile app to view your dashboards



This course is designed to get you up to speed on consuming data and interacting with reports in Power BI. This is key to help you understand where your business has been and where it’s going in the future. First, you will learn how to get connected to the Power BI Service. Once connected, you will see how easy it is to interact with reports and even change their appearance to better suit your needs. Lastly, you will learn how to build your own dashboards from these reports and see how they can be immediately viewed from your mobile device.



Founder and CEO of Pragmatic Works
Brian Knight is the owner and founder of Pragmatic Works and is a serial entrepreneur, starting up other companies throughout his prolific career. Brian is a contributing columnist at several technical magazines and does regular webcasts. He is the author of more than fifteen technical books. Brian has spoken at dozens of conferences like PASS, SQL Connections, TechEd and many code camps. He has received a number of awards from the state, governor and press including the Business Ambassador Award (Governor) and Top CEO (Jacksonville Magazine). He is on the board of the region’s Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation.


This course is designed for data consumers and there are no prerequisite skills required before taking this class.


  • Internet connection
  • To follow along with this class, you will need to sign up for an account at PowerBI.com