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Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst (PL-300)

Your personal Learning Program with everything you need to best prepare for the PL-300 Exam and become a Certified Microsoft Power BI Analyst Associate, supported by your expert instructor.

course: Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst (PL-300)

Duration: 3 days

Format: Virtual or Classroom

Prepares for Exam : Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst (PL-300)

Prepares for Certification : Microsoft Certified: Power BI Data Analyst Associate

The best course to get your PL-300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst Exam and Certification - with Certification Guarantee!

Achieving the Microsoft Power BI Analyst Associate certification is not an easy task, but with your Readynez Course and Learning Program we’ve done everything we can to support you from start to finish, ensuring you have the optimal conditions to succeed. That includes the best resources available to help you prepare, including relevant online courses, access to practical labs, practice test for Exam prep, study guides, exam support and guides etc, all made easily accessible to you in our Learning Platform. If you select our Virtual Training option, you also contribute to a more sustainable world with a reduction in CO2 emission of 96% compared to the in-classroom option.

  • Includes a comprehensive set of Learning materials for the best possible Exam prep
  • Includes access to extensive Labs for 180 days giving you practical hands-on experience
  • Includes MeasureUp Practice Test to help you prepare for your Exam
  • Full support available helping you register, prepare for and sit your exam

Who is the Power BI Data Analyst Training (PL-300) Course for?

The PL-300 exam is the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect certification exam. It is designed for individuals who work as solution architects and are responsible for designing solutions on the Microsoft Power Platform. It covers a range of topics, including translating business requirements into technical requirements, designing and implementing Power Apps, Power Automate flows, Power Virtual Agents bots, Power BI dashboards and reports, integrating with other systems, and securing and managing the Power Platform environment.


Feedback from our Power Bi Data Analyst (PL-300) delegates

Rebecca Fawcett

The instructor was incredibly knowledgeable on all areas of the course content. The training was well structured and interactive and has filled in a lot of gaps in my existing knowledge. Thanks so much!

Adam Carey

Course content was current and relevant. The trainer was very experienced and knowledgeable, giving good examples for real-life uses throughout the sessions.


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What you will learn during our PL-300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst course

- This module explores the different roles in the data space, outlines the important roles and responsibilities of a data analyst, and then explores the landscape of the Power BI portfolio.
- Data analysis and Microsoft
- Get started with Power BI

- This module explores identifying and retrieving data from various data sources. You will also learn the connectivity and data storage options and understand the difference and performance implications of connecting directly to data versus importing it.
- Get data from different data sources

- This module teaches you the process of profiling and understanding the state of the data. They will learn to identify anomalies, look at the size and shape of their data, and perform the proper data cleaning and transformation steps to prepare the data for loading into the model.
- Data shaping
- Improve the data structure
- Data profiling

- This module teaches the fundamental concepts of designing and developing a data model for proper performance and scalability. This module will also help you understand and tackle many of the common data modeling issues, including relationships, security and performance
- Introduction to data modeling
- Work with tables
- Dimensions and hierarchies

- This module introduces you to the world of DAX and its true power to improve a model. You will learn about aggregations and the concepts of Measures, calculated columns and tables, and Time Intelligence functions to solve calculation and data analysis problems.
- Introduction to DAX
- DAX context
- Advanced DAX

- In this module, you will be introduced to data modeling steps, processes, concepts and best practices necessary to optimize a data model for enterprise-level performance
- Optimize the model for performance
- Optimizing DirectQuery models
- Create and manage aggregations

- This module introduces you to the basic concepts and principles of designing and building a report, including choosing the correct visuals, designing a page layout and applying basic but critical functionality. - The important topic of designing for accessibility is also covered.
- Design a report
- Improve the report

- In this module you will learn how to tell a compelling story using dashboards and the various navigation tools available to provide navigation. You will be introduced to features and functionality and how to improve dashboards for ease of use and insight.
- Create a Dashboard
- Dashboards in real time
- Improve a Dashboard

- This module will teach you about paginated reports, including what they are, how they fit into Power BI. You will then learn how to build and publish a report.
- Paginated report overview
- Create paginated reports

- This module helps you apply additional features to enhance the report for analytical insight into the data and equips you with the steps to use the report for actual data analysis. You will also perform advanced analysis using AI visuals on the report to gain even deeper and meaningful data insights.
- Advanced analysis
- Data insight through artificial intelligence

- In this module, you will learn the concepts of managing Power BI assets, including datasets and workspaces. You will also publish datasets to the Power BI service and then update and secure them.
- Parameters
- Data set
- Security in Power BI

- This module introduces you to Workspaces, including how to create and manage them. You'll also learn how to share content, including reports and dashboards, and then learn how to distribute an app.
- Creation of Workspaces
- Sharing and administration of assets


Meet our instructors

Meet some of the Readynez Instructors you can meet on your course. They are experts, passionate about what they do, and dedicated to give back to their industry, their field, and those who want to learn, explore, and advance in their careers.

Julian Sharp
#MVP #Microsoft #Dynamics365

Julian is an official Microsoft Business Application MVP and one of the most widely recognized experts on Dynamics 365.

Feridun White
Kat Weber
#Microsoft #Dynamics365 #Powerplatform

Kat Weber is a Power Platform and Dynamics (CE and F&O) Consultant with 15+ years’ experience in ERP and CRM.


How to best be prepared for our PL-300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst course

At Readynez, we provide many resources and have experienced experts in the field. That is why we are also very successful with many satisfied customers. You can therefore safely take your course with us. In order to take the PL-300 course, however, some prerequisites are required.

You have the perfect starting point to take the course with these prerequisites:

  • Understanding of core data concepts and knowledge of working with relational data in the cloud.
  • It is also recommended to have some knowledge of working with non-relational data in the cloud and of data analysis and visualization concepts.

 


Our track record

With 15 years experience and more than 35.000 happy customers from all over the world, companies such as ALSO, ATEA, Microsoft, Serco, and many more, trust Readynez to help them train and certify their staff.

  • Top rated courses, with learners most often rating their training 10/10
  • Globally recognized expert instructors, many of which are MVP's
  • 35.000 delegates trained and certified
  • Trusted provider of large training projects for many large companies

These are just some of the many major brands trusting Readynez.


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FAQ's for PL-300

A Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst is a professional who has expertise in using Microsoft Power BI tools and technologies to design, build, and deploy business intelligence solutions. They are responsible for creating interactive reports and dashboards that help organizations make data-driven decisions. The Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst certification exam tests the candidate's skills and knowledge in areas such as data modeling, data preparation, data visualization, and data analysis using Power BI. A Power BI Data Analyst should have a solid understanding of data concepts, such as data warehousing, data architecture, and data analysis, as well as experience working with SQL databases and other data sources.

The Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam consisted of 40-60 multiple-choice questions.

The cost of the PL-300 exam was Euro 150.39.

The passing score for the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam was 700 out of 1000 points.

The time limit for the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam is 150 minutes or 2.5 hours.

The Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect certification is valid for two years from the date it was earned. After the certification expires, you may need to renew it by passing a renewal exam or meeting other requirements set by Microsoft.

There are no formal prerequisites for the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam. However, Microsoft recommends that candidates have a good understanding of the Power Platform and its components, including Power Apps, Power Automate (formerly known as Microsoft Flow), Power BI, and Power Virtual Agents. Candidates should also have experience designing and implementing solutions that use these components to solve business problems. Additionally, Microsoft recommends that candidates have a good understanding of Azure services and how they can be used with the Power Platform, as well as experience with the Common Data Service (CDS) and data modeling.

Yes, the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam is designed for candidates who have previous experience in designing and implementing solutions that use the Power Platform and its components. Microsoft recommends that candidates have a good understanding of the Power Platform and its components, including Power Apps, Power Automate (formerly known as Microsoft Flow), Power BI, and Power Virtual Agents. Additionally, Microsoft recommends that candidates have experience with Azure services and how they can be used with the Power Platform, as well as experience with the Common Data Service (CDS) and data modeling. Therefore, while there are no formal prerequisites for the PL-300 exam, it is recommended that candidates have previous experience working with the Power Platform and related technologies before attempting the exam.

The difficulty of the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam can vary depending on your level of experience with the Power Platform and related technologies, as well as your familiarity with the exam content and format. However, in general, the PL-300 exam is considered to be a challenging exam that requires a thorough understanding of the Power Platform and its components, as well as the ability to design and implement solutions that meet specific business requirements.

The amount of time it takes to prepare for the Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect (PL-300) exam can vary depending on your level of experience with the Power Platform and related technologies, as well as your familiarity with the exam content and format. However, in general, Microsoft recommends that candidates should have at least 3-6 months of hands-on experience with the Power Platform and related technologies before attempting the exam. The time it takes to prepare for the PL-300 exam also depends on the amount of time you can devote to studying and practicing.

According to the job site Indeed, the average salary for a Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect in the United States is around $130,000 per year.

 

The Virtual Classroom is an online room, where you will join your instructor and fellow classmates in real time. Everything happens live and you can interact freely, discuss, ask questions, and watch your instructor present on a whiteboard, discuss the courseware and slides, work with labs, and review.

Whether the Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst certification is worth it depends on your career goals and the specific job opportunities you are interested in. However, gaining the certification can demonstrate to potential employers that you have a strong understanding of the Power Platform and related technologies and can design and implement solutions that meet specific business requirements. Additionally, the certification can help you stand out in a competitive job market and may lead to career advancement opportunities and higher salaries.

The PL-300 exam is an online, proctored exam that tests a candidate's ability to design and implement solutions using the Power Platform and related technologies. Candidates need to register and schedule an exam appointment through the Microsoft Certification website and have a computer with a reliable internet connection, webcam, and microphone to take the exam. The exam is timed, and candidates will be monitored by a proctor to ensure compliance with exam rules and regulations. The exam consists of multiple-choice and other types of questions.

To prepare for the PL-300 certification exam, candidates should review the exam objectives and study the official Microsoft documentation. Relevant Microsoft training courses should be taken to gain a deeper understanding of the topics covered in the exam. Candidates should also gain hands-on experience with the Power Platform and related technologies by creating their own Power Apps, Power Automate workflows, and Power BI reports. Practice exams and study materials can help candidates assess their readiness for the exam, and joining a study group or community can provide additional support and resources.

Well, learning is limitless, when you are motivated, but you need the right path to achieve what you want. Readynez consultants have many years of experience customizing learner paths and we can design one for you too. We are always available with help and guidance, and you can reach us on the chat or write us at info@readynez.com.

Yes, you can sit exams from all the major Vendors like Microsoft, Cisco etc from the comfort of your home or office.

With Readynez you do any course form the comfort of your home or office. Readynez provides support and best practices for your at-home classroom and you can enjoy learning with minimal impact on your day-to-day life. Plus you'll save the cost and the environmental burden of travelling.

The Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst certification demonstrates that you have the skills and knowledge to design, develop, and implement solutions using the Power Platform and related technologies. With this certification, you may be qualified for a range of job roles, such as:

  • Power BI Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Data Engineer
  • Business Analyst
  • Power Platform Developer
  • Power Apps Developer
  • Power Automate Developer
  • Solution Architect

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