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Power Pivot for Microsoft Excel


The objectives of this course are to demonstrate the capability of Power Pivot in Excel; to import data into a Power Pivot and create relationships; to generate Power Pivot tables and charts and to customise the appearance of Power Pivot tables and charts.

Half Day Course Price: €550 per person

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Aimed at experienced Excel users who need to analyse and visualise large datasets from various sources.


Participants should be existing users of Microsoft Excel who can create, edit, format and print a spreadsheet. They should also be able to create basic formulae and, ideally, should have completed the Excel Introduction training programme.


Having completed this course, participants will be able to analyse and visualise large datasets from various sources using Power Pivot for Excel.

Course Outline
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Why use Power Pivot
Power Pivot Workbooks
The Power Pivot tab
Data sources

Importing Data
Using the Table Import Wizard
Import and Filter from Databases
Run SQL Query
Get Data from Files
Copy and Paste Data
Create Linked Tables

Creating Relationships
Understanding relationships
Review existing relationships
Create new relationships

Building DAX Formulas
Formula basics
Calculated fields and measures

Creating a PivotTable
Updating the table
Changing the table structure
Formatting the PivotTable

Creating a PivotChart
PivotChart Layouts
Changing the Chart type
Formatting the Chart

Adding slicers to PivotTables and Charts
Resizing Slicers
Slicer options

Course Summary and Review
Recap of Topics Covered
Question Time
Individual Project Work

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