top of page
Professional Certificate in Data Analytics with Microsoft Power BI

Professional Certificate in Data Analytics with Microsoft Power BI


Launch your data analytics career with a professional certificate program!


This program, offered by GemRain Consulting in partnership with Universiti Sains Malaysia, is designed to help you gain the skills you need to become a data analyst. You'll learn about data analytics fundamentals, Microsoft Power BI, and data visualization.


Whether you're looking to change careers or advance in your current role, this program can help you achieve your goals.


The data analytics field is growing rapidly, and there is a high demand for skilled professionals. This program is designed to help you gain the skills you need to enter this exciting field.


The program covers a wide range of topics, including:

  • Data analytics fundamentals: You'll learn about the basics of data analytics, including data collection, data cleaning, data analysis, and data visualization.
  • Microsoft Power BI: Power BI is a powerful business intelligence tool that can be used to create reports and dashboards. You'll learn how to use Power BI to analyze data and communicate your findings to others.
  • Data visualization: Data visualization is the art of creating visual representations of data. You'll learn how to create charts and graphs that are clear, concise, and informative.

In addition to the core curriculum, the program also includes hands-on projects that will allow you to apply your learning to real-world problems. By the end of the program, you'll have the skills and experience you need to start a successful career in data analytics.


Why take this program?

There are many reasons to take this program, including:

  • Gain in-demand skills: Data analytics is one of the most in-demand skills in today's job market. By taking this program, you'll gain the skills you need to land a high-paying job in data analytics.
  • Advance your career: If you're already working in a data-related field, this program can help you advance your career. You'll learn the latest data analytics techniques and tools, which will make you more valuable to your employer.
  • Change careers: If you're looking for a career change, data analytics is a great option. This program will give you the skills and experience you need to enter this exciting field.

Benefits of taking the program:

  • Learn from experienced instructors: The program is taught by experienced data analytics professionals who will share their knowledge and expertise with you.
  • Gain hands-on experience: The program includes hands-on projects that will allow you to apply your learning to real-world problems.
  • Earn a professional certificate: Upon successful completion of the program, you'll earn a professional certificate in data analytics from GemRain Consulting and Universiti Sains Malaysia.

This certificate will show potential employers that you have the skills and knowledge necessary to be a successful data analyst.


Training Duration: 8 Days

  • Certificate Of Completion Available
  • Group Private Class
  • VILT Class Available
  • SBL-Khas Claimable
  • FREE 2-hour Exam Prep if you include Power BI Data Analyst Associate Exam


Download Course Outline



    This instructor-led adventurous workshop is designed for audiences to be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to kickstart their analytical journey with Microsoft Power BI. You will be guided from the stage of connecting data, transforming data, and visualizing your data.

    After completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Describe key features of Microsoft Power BI
    • Understand how data are connected to Microsoft Power BI
    • Massage, cleanse, format and transform data
    • Visualizing data using reports and dashboards

    This course is for beginners and users with little or no exposure of basic programming concepts, little or no knowledge of data warehouse schema, an awareness of key business priorities such as
    revenue, profitability, and financial accounting, and technically familiar with Microsoft Excel.


    Module 1: Microsoft Power BI as a Service

    • What is Power BI?
    • The Power BI service and its ecosystem
    • Product and subscription information
    • Familiarizing with Microsoft Power BI app and service

    Module 2: Getting to Know Your Data

    • Using Excel as a Power BI data source
    • Using databases as a Power BI data source
    • Understanding the Power BI dataset
    • Importance of table relationships

    Module 3: Data Transformations using Power Query

    • Power BI Desktop queries
    • Cleansing data and transformations
    • Consolidation of data through appends and merges

    Module 4: Introduction to DAX

    • What is DAX?
    • Calculated columns vs. measures
    • What are quick measures?
    • Performing simple calculations

    Module 5: Visualizing Your Data

    • Creating Power BI reports
    • Creating Power BI dashboards
    • Common visuals and their usage
    • Selections and Bookmarks

    Formative Assessments (60%):

    1. Quizzes at the end of each module to review key concepts.
    2. Hands-On Labs using Power BI on sample datasets to apply the concepts of data connections and transformations.
    3. Group Discussions on the potential impacts of data analytics in various industries.

    Summative Assessments (40%):

    1. Practical Test where students create a basic Power BI report and dashboard using a given dataset to showcase their understanding of the tool and data visualization principles.
    2. Project where students must connect to a data source, transform the data using Power Query, and create a report that includes at least one measure calculated with DAX.

For a private in-house, please ask us for a quotation.


Get Ahead of the Competition with a FREE 1-Day Training for Your Company with our GRC-X Premium

Are you concerned that your employees may not have the necessary skills to succeed in their roles or lack the basic fundamentals needed for your organization's full training course?

At GemRain Consulting, we understand that investing in your employees' professional development is essential for business growth. That's why we're offering a one-day free training session specifically for your organization only to help kick-start your employees' job performance or provide them with the essential fundamentals before enrolling in our full training program. Our expert trainers will guide your team through the fundamentals of the training program and equip them with the knowledge. Don't let a lack of training hold your employees back. Take advantage of our free training offer and invest in your team's future success with GemRain Consulting.

bottom of page