Business Intelligence Training Courses: Mark Your Calendar

March 5, 2019 Tony Castellano

Business intelligence (BI) software should help you drive better decisions, but are you truly harnessing the power of analytics and creating the reports you really need? Join us for these Western Computer business intelligence courses and learn how to unlock the power of your data to get more insight in less time.


Why attend a Western Computer Training Course?

With a deep commitment to educating our customers, our goal is to help you get the most value from your software investments so you can drive your business forward. One of the ways we do that is equipping you with advanced knowledge so you can be successful and self-sufficient. By hosting professional training courses focused on the topics that matter most, we provide you with the skills you need to help your business thrive.


Business intelligence tools such as Jet Reports and Power BI are designed with robust functionality to help provide visibility into your business and enable you to make great decisions. Understanding how to use the basic and advanced features of your solutions can help you increase insight even further, harness data to ensure accuracy in your analytics, and easily share information between platforms and between users.


What business intelligence courses are being offered?

In 2019, we will be offering training courses for two different BI solutions: Power BI and Jet Reports. All our courses span 3 days long and address the most important skills and tips. Our BI experts will provide lectures with demonstrations, examples, and exercises.


All of the 2019 business intelligence training courses will be led by Marian Fine, BI/Reporting Specialist, and Dan Williams, Business Intelligence Consultant. The classes will be hosted by Western Computer at our headquarters in Oxnard, California. 


Power BI Training Courses:
April 23-25, 2019 or September 17-19, 2019                                                           

Our Power BI training session will cover general concepts of Power BI that will be beneficial to any users.


Topics to be covered will include:

  • Shaping data in Power Query
  • Data modeling
  • Star schema, categorizing, and hierarchies
  • Filters, slicers, DAX functions, and variables


Check out our detailed course description and reserve your seat today!


Jet Reports Training Courses:
June 11-13, 2019 or November 12-14, 2019

Our Jet Reports training session will be focused on users of Jet Reports with Microsoft Dynamics NAV.


What you will learn:

  • Turning Report Requests into final reports
  • Creating dynamic reports ranging from basic to complex
  • Retrieving any data from NAV by mastering the NL function
  • Custom reports
  • New Jet features, including Jet Web portal


To learn more, see the curriculum schedule, or reserve your seat, check out our detailed course description.


More info and registration

To register for any of these training courses or for more information, contact your Customer Account Manager or email me at Feel free to contact us with any questions to help you decide if these BI training courses could help you get the best ROI from your business intelligence software.


About the Author

Tony Castellano

As Western Computer's VP of Sales, Tony oversees sales and business processes to ensure that the company's large customer base is supported and serviced in the most professional manner possible. Tony has personally been involved in over 100 system implementations, and he is proud of his team's long-term relationships with Dynamics clients.

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