PL-300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst2023-03-14T07:49:09+00:00



PL 300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst

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Course Overview

The PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst Microsoft certification course is designed for professionals who want to improve their skills in creating data visualizations and dashboards with Microsoft Power BI. It provides with a comprehensive overview of Power BI and its data analysis capabilities such as data modelling, data preparation, creating visualizations and reports, and deploying and managing Power BI solutions.

Students will also learn about Power BI data sources, how to connect to them, and how to transform and clean data using Power Query. They will also learn how to use Power BI to analyze data using advanced analytical techniques such as DAX and data mining. After completing the course, participants will be able to design, develop, and manage Power BI solutions.

Course Objective

  • Ingest, clean, and transform data
  • Model data for performance and scalability
  • Design and create reports for data analysis
  • Apply and perform advanced report analytics
  • Manage and share report assets
  • Create paginated reports in Power BI

Upcoming Training Dates

  • 3-5 April *Ramadan Promo

  • 20 – 24 February 2023
  • 15-17 May 2023
  • 19-21 June 2023



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Who should get certified:

  • Data Analysts
  • Business Intelligence Developers
  • Business Analysts
  • IT Professionals
  • Project Managers
  • Anyone interested in a career in data analytics or business intelligence


  • Have a good understanding of data analysis concepts and proficient in using Microsoft Excel
  • Have experience working with data from a variety of sources and familiar with database concepts
  • A basic understanding of SQL and data modeling concepts
  • Familiar with Power BI Desktop and have access to a Power BI tenant to complete the labs and exercises

Course Curriculum

Module 1: Get Started with Microsoft Data Analytics2023-03-12T04:42:34+00:00

This module examines the various roles in the data space, outlines the important roles and responsibilities of a Data Analyst, and then examines the Power BI portfolio landscape.

  • Data analytics and Microsoft
  • Getting started with Power BI
  • Lab: getting started in Power BI desktop
  • Getting started
Module 2: Prepare Data in Power BI2023-03-12T04:47:03+00:00

This module investigates data identification and retrieval from various data sources. You will also learn about connectivity and data storage options, as well as the differences and performance implications of connecting to data directly vs. importing it.

  • Get data from various data sources
  • Lab: preparing data in Power BI desktop
  • Prepare Data
Module 3: Clean, Transform, and Load Data in Power BI2023-03-12T04:47:34+00:00

This module teaches you the process of profiling and understanding the

condition of the data. They will learn how to identify anomalies, look at the size and shape of their data, and perform the proper data cleaning and transforming steps to prepare the data for loading into the model.

  • Data shaping
  • Enhance the data structure
  • Data profiling
  • Lab: transforming and loading data in Power BI desktop
  • Loading data
Module 4: Design a Data Model in Power BI2023-03-12T04:48:12+00:00

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,

  • Introduction to data modelling
  • Working with tables
  • Dimensions and hierarchies
  • Lab: data modeling in Power BI desktop
  • Create model relationships
  • Configure tables
  • Review the model interface
  • Create quick measures
  • Lab: advanced data modeling in Power BI desktop
  • Configure many-to-many relationships
  • Enforce row-level security
Module 5: Create Model Calculations using DAX in Power BI2023-03-12T05:01:05+00:00

This module introduces you to the world of DAX and its true power for enhancing 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
  • Lab: advanced DAX in Power BI desktop
  • Use the CALCULATE() function to manipulate filter context
  • Use Time Intelligence functions
  • Lab: introduction to DAX in Power BI Desktop
  • Create calculated tables
  • Create calculated columns
  • Create measures
Module 6: Optimize Model Performance in Power BI2023-03-12T05:07:03+00:00

In this module you are introduced to steps, processes, concepts, and data modeling best practices necessary to optimize a data model for enterprise-level performance.

  • Optimize the model for performance
  • Optimize Direct Query models
  • Create and manage aggregations
Module 7: Create Reports in Power BI2023-03-12T05:12:10+00:00

This module introduces you to the fundamental concepts and principles of designing and building a report, including selecting 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
  • Enhance the report
  • Lab: designing a report in Power BI desktop
  • Create a live connection in Power BI desktop
  • Design a report
  • Configure visual fields and format properties
  • Lab: enhancing reports with interaction and formatting in Power BI
  • desktop
  • Create and configure Sync Slicers
  • Create a drill through page
  • Apply conditional formatting
  • Create and use Bookmarks
Module 8: Create Dashboards in Power BI2023-03-12T05:12:57+00:00

In this module you will learn how to tell a compelling story through the use of dashboards and the different navigation tools available to provide navigation. You will be introduced to features and functionality and how to enhance dashboards for usability and insights.

  •  Create a dashboard
  • Real-time dashboards
  • Enhance a dashboard
  • Lab: creating a dashboard in Power BI service
  • Create a dashboard
  • Pin visuals to a dashboard
  • Configure a dashboard tile alert
  • Use Q&A to create a dashboard tile
Module 9: Enhance Reports for Usability and Storytelling in Power BI2023-03-12T05:13:19+00:00

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

  • Paginated report overview
  • Create paginated reports
  • Lab: creating a paginated report in Power BI desktop
  • Use Power BI report builder
  • Design a multi-page report layout
  • Define a data course
  • Define a dataset
  • Create a report parameter
  • Export a report to PDF
Module 10: Perform Advanced Analytics in Power BI2023-03-12T05:13:54+00:00

This module helps you apply additional features to enhance the report for analytical insights in the data, equipping you with the steps to use the report for actual data analysis. You will also perform advanced analytics using AI visuals on the report for even deeper and meaningful data insights.

  • Advanced analytics
  • Data insights through AI visuals
  • Lab: Data analysis in Power BI desktop
  • Create animated scatter charts
  • Use the visual to forecast values
  • Work with Decomposition Tree visual
  • Work with the Key Influencers visual
Module 11: Manage Datasets in Power BI2023-03-12T05:14:20+00:00

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, then refresh and secure them.

  • Parameters
  • Datasets
  • Security in Power BI
Module 12: Create and Manage Workspaces in Power BI2023-03-12T05:15:26+00:00

This module will introduce you to Workspaces, including how to create and manage them. You will also learn how to share content, including reports and dashboards, and then learn how to distribute an App.

  • Creating Workspaces
  • Sharing and managing assets
  • Lab: publishing and sharing Power BI content
  • Map security principals to dataset roles
  • Share a dashboard
  • Publish an App

Exam and Certification

1. What is the PL-300 certification for Power BI?

The PL-300 certification is a certification offered by Microsoft for Power BI data analysts. It demonstrates a high level of proficiency in designing and implementing Power BI solutions that meet business requirements.

2. What are the benefits of the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst certification?

The PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst certification shows potential employers that you have a thorough understanding of the Power BI platform and can effectively use it to gather, analyze, and present data-driven insights. This can lead to better job opportunities and higher earnings. It may also provide access to exclusive resources and training opportunities, allowing you to stay current with industry developments and maintain a competitive edge.

3. What is the format of PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst examination?

The PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam is a computer-based exam with 40-60 questions. The examination has a time limit of 180 minutes.

Exam Details  Exam PL-300: Microsoft Power BI Analayst 
About  To test the ability to accomplish following technical tasks:

  • 15 – 20% prepare the data
  • 30 – 35% model the data
  • 30 – 35% visualize and analyze the data
  • 10 – 15% deploy and maintain asset
Exam Description Candidates should be proficient in using Power Query and writing expression by using DAX  
Exam Format Variaty of format; multiple choice, true or false, drag and drop, list builds and case studies
Number of Questions  Range of 40-60 question per exam
Passing Score  7000 on a scale of 1 -1000)

4. What are the topics covered on the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam?

The exam covers a wide range of Power BI topics, including data modelling, data transformation, data visualization, report design, DAX calculations, and administration and deployment of Power BI solutions. Candidates will be evaluated on their knowledge of Power BI features and functionality, as well as their ability to design and implement effective data models and reports. The exam also covers best practices for securing and managing Power BI solutions.

 5. What is the passing score for the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam?

The Power BI Data Analyst certification exam has a passing score of 700 out of 1000.

6. What resources are available to help prepare for the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam?

Microsoft provides a variety of resources to candidates to help them prepare for the PL-300 exam, such as online training courses, study guides, and practise exams. Third-party resources, such as books and online courses, are also available.

7. How long does it take to prepare for the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam?

The amount of time required to prepare for the PL-300 exam is determined by the candidate’s prior experience with Power BI and familiarity with the exam topics. Some candidates may be able to prepare in a matter of weeks, while others may require several months of study.

8. Is this PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst examination accredited?

Yes, the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst certification exam is an accredited exam. It is offered by Microsoft, one of the world’s leading technology companies, and is globally recognized as a standard of excellence in the field of data analysis. Passing the exam can provide a clear path for career advancement and help you stand out in a competitive job market.

9. Is PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst examination easy?

The exam’s difficulty varies according to your level of experience and understanding of Power BI concepts. Some people may find the exam relatively easy, while others may find it difficult.

9. Can I retake the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam more than once?

Yes, you can retake the exam if you do not pass the first time. The number of times you can retake the exam is unlimited, with a 24-hour waiting period after a failed exam. Microsoft recommends that you use the exam results and feedback to identify areas where you need to improve your skills and knowledge.

 10. Do I have to pay to retake the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst exam?

Yes, there is an additional fee for retaking the exam.

11. How long does the PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst certification last?

The PL-300 Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst certification has no expiration date. If you pass the PL-300 exam and earn the certification, you will keep it indefinitely. It is important to note, however, that the technology landscape is constantly changing, and new versions of Power BI may be released that require updated knowledge and skills. To stay up to date on the latest developments in Power BI, it is recommended that you review the latest documentation on a regular basis and participate in continuing education and training opportunities.

12.How do I schedule or book for my examination?

 You can schedule the exam with our trainer at any time that is convenient for you.

13. Where will the examination be held?

The examination will be held at our training center, Peoplelogy Group in Mid Valley, Kuala Lumpur.

14. How do I get more information about the examination?

During the class, our trainer will go over the exam details, including fees and the exam outline. You can also get more information by filling out the form, and one of our representatives will contact you.

Corporate Benefits

By upskilling your employees in Power BI Data Analyst training, you can:

  • Increase productivity and efficiency in data analysis and reporting
  • Improve decision-making based on accurate and insightful data analysis
  • Enhance data visualization and storytelling skills to communicate insights effectively
  • Save cost through reduced reliance on external consultants or vendors
  • Gain a competitive advantage through the ability to quickly adapt to changing business needs and trends

HRD Corp Claimable

We are proud to be an authorized training provider of HRD Corp (Human Resources Development Corporation). Our certification training programs are eligible for funding under SBL-Khas Scheme.

HRD Corp provides training and upskilling opportunities for Malaysian employees who are:

  1. Malaysian citizens or permanent residents
  2. Employed in a company that contributes to HRD Corp (employer with 10 or more Malaysian employees, or employers from specific sectors)
  3. Registered with the HRD Corp portal and have an activated account
  4. Have not attended the same training program within the last 12 months
  5. Meet the specific requirements for the training program, such as qualifications, skills, or job-specific criteria.

Our dedicated team will help you every step of the way, from claim application to completion. Invest in your employees’ professional growth and development by enrolling them in our training today!



Work Becomes More Efficient! 

The old method of using Excel files was unreliable and time-consuming to maintain. Switching to Power BI allows me to easily integrate with our current business environment while also providing advanced analytics and reporting capabilities. Overall, it is the best. 

Shiva Shanmugam
Lead Decision Intelligence Analyst 

A Must-Have Skill! 

MS Power BI has been used as a visualization tool in my company and many other great enterprises. I thoroughly enjoyed this course and would strongly recommend it to colleagues who do not have coding skills or who want to create interactive graphs to share with colleagues. 

Radzali Muhammad 
Senior Business Analyst 

Surprisingly Easy to Master! 

I would highly advise this Power BI course because the learning process is excellent and simple. I can now impress my management with detailed, beautiful, and well-organized reports, which improves my overall work performance! 

Low Mei Ting
Business Systems Analyst 


Why should I get certified in PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst?2023-03-14T06:46:51+00:00

Obtaining PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst certification can demonstrate to potential employers that you have a thorough understanding of the Power BI platform and can use it effectively to gather, analyze, and present data-driven insights. It can also provide a clear path for career advancement and help you stand out from other candidates in a competitive job market.

What fundamental knowledge and skills must I have prior to enrolling in PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst?2023-03-14T06:47:13+00:00

It is recommended that you have a basic understanding of data analysis concepts such as data modelling, data visualization, and data interpretation. Microsoft Excel proficiency is also required, as Power BI integrates with Excel to create data models and visuals, as well as basic programming knowledge, particularly in the DAX (Data Analysis Expressions) language. Furthermore, a solid understanding of business concepts and processes can assist in contextualizing data analysis results in a meaningful way for the organization.

What software and tools will I need for the course?2023-03-14T06:49:16+00:00

To enrol in a PL-300 Power BI Data Analyst course, you must have access to Microsoft Power BI software. This is available for free from the Microsoft website. You may also need to prepare and import data into Power BI using other software programmes such as Microsoft Excel or SQL Server Management Studio.

What is HRD Corp claimable course and how do I apply?2023-03-14T06:49:37+00:00

HRD Corp Claimable Course is a dedicated programme that provides funding and support to registered employers for employee retraining and upskilling in accordance with operational and business requirements.

To apply for this course under the HRD Corp programme, please fill out the form above, and our personnel will contact you personally.

How to claim training under HRD Corp?2023-03-14T06:50:02+00:00

To make a claim, your company must first be registered with HRD Corp and have contributed. After the training is completed, your company must submit a claim form to HRD Corp along with supporting documentation. There is no need to pay anything up front. HRD Corp will then process the claim and, if approved, reimburse you.

Our personnel will walk you through the entire claim application process from beginning to end.

How do I get in touch to learn more about the program?2023-03-14T06:50:23+00:00

Following your registration, our personnel will contact you to provide consultation, advice, and feedback. You can get in touch with the person in charge, or you can reach us at We are always happy to help.

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