Excel 2013: Data Analysis with Power Pivot
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COURSE COST: $175.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 1:00pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

We are now living in the age of big data. Data is being collected all the time and for increasingly detailed transactions. This can lead to an overwhelming amount of data, which brings about a need for people who can analyze large amounts of data quickly. Fortunately, Excel provides Power Pivot to help you organize, manipulate, and report on your data in the best way possible. Since a tool is only as good as the person using it, it is important to gain a solid understanding of Power Pivot to maximize your effectiveness when analyzing data.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to use Power Pivot along with Excel 2013 to analyze data from a variety of sources.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

Students taking this course are experienced Excel users who are seeking to advance their data analysis capabilities by using Power Pivot.

To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience working with Excel 2013 and PivotTables. You should already understand spreadsheet concepts and be comfortable creating and analyzing basic PivotTables.

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*Course cost listed does not include the cost of courseware (required) or lunch (optional). Please contact us at learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244 for additional pricing information, or if you have any questions.
Course subject to minimum enrollment.

COURSE TOPICS:


Module 1: Getting Started with Power Pivot
Enable and Navigate Power Pivot
Manage Data Relationships

Module 2: Visualizing Power Pivot Data
Create a Power Pivot Report
Create Calculations in Power Pivot

Module 3: Working with Advanced Functionality in Power Pivot
Create a Key Performance Indicator
Work with Dates and Time in Power Pivot

Appendix A: Commonly Used DAX Functions