South Central College

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Excel Special Features: Intro to the Data Model & Power Pivot
#: LVON-1074   ID: 226   Section: 0610  
Description:

This live online training course is offered by a collaboration of Minnesota State colleges.

Power Pivot is an Excel add-in you can use to perform powerful data analysis and create sophisticated data models. With Power Pivot, you can mash up large volumes of data from various sources, perform information analysis rapidly, and share insights easily.

Course Topics:

  • Working with the Data Model
  • Replace VLOOKUP
  • Database Terms & Concepts
  • Linking Excel Tables to Power Pivot
  • Loading Data from Relational Databases & files
  • Building table relationships
  • Calculated columns
  • Measures
  • Basic DAX functions
  • Understanding Evaluation Contexts
  • Creating Pivot Tables from the Data Model

Prerequisite: 

Frequent use or several months of solving business problems with Pivot Tables.

About The Instructor:

Bob Bruce is a Twin Cities-based Information Architect who has expert level skills in the Microsoft Office suite of products. He’s an Excel 2013 Microsoft Certified Expert. Bob has logged thousands of hours as a software trainer, and is energized by the prospect of improving student skills and knowledge.

Bring to Class:
  • Computer with Microsoft Excel (2016 or newer recommended), webcam, microphone, and high-speed internet
  • Your experience will be enhanced if you have 2 monitors but it is not required.
  • Zoom connection information and Excel working files to download will be emailed several days prior to the class date.
  • We request that participants utilize the video feature during the training session so the instructor can monitor your experience.
  

 

Day(s):
Th 
Time:
8:00 AM
Sessions:
1
Cost:
$99.00 * If registered by 5/27/2021
Registration Cutoff Date:
6/3/2021
Dates & Times:
6/10/2021   8:00AM - 12:00PM Online