5,5 training days

Microsoft Certified Data Analyst

  • Learn everything about Microsoft Power BI
  • Preparation for the Microsoft PL-300 exam
  • Free of charge thanks to subsidy from NL Leert Door

Why this training?

With Microsoft Power BI you can visualize data in a beautiful interactive way. It is a tool that is frequently used by, for example, data analysts. Would you like to retrain yourself to get started as a data analyst? Or do you want to enrich your skillset, in order to gain a more solid position in the labor market? Then the Microsoft Certified Data Analyst Track is just the thing for you. Thanks to subsidy from NL Leert Door, this training is completely free! Please note: this training is in Dutch.

Become a data-analist!

We firmly believe in a combination of hard skills and business skills. That is why you will not only learn everything that has to do with data analysis: from cleaning data to creating data models with Power BI; you will also put your new skills into practice by building a professional dashboard. After this training you are ready to go for the Microsoft exam ‘Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst’ (PL-300).

40 uur live training, distributed over 5,5 days

This training consists of 40 hours of live training (divided over 5 live online training days) and 4 hours of preparation for the exam – through a mock exam. Take into account that you also need self-study hours afterwards, before you are ready to go for the exam. It is hard to predict how many hour of self study you need, that differs per person. On average, people spend about 40 hours on their self study. During the training you will also get to do a real life business case. This is a great way to put what you have learned into practice. After the live training days you will receive a voucher to go for the Microsoft PL-300 exam. You will need to schedule the exam yourself.

The study materials we use during our courses, consists out of the official Microsoft E-learning materials and a Microsoft practice exam (please note: these materials are in English). The courses are given (in Dutch) by Microsoft-certified trainers and you will be guided by the Techionista Team.

You are the perfect match when you are..

Are you eager to learn? Do you have an affinity with the world of Data & AI? Are you result driven? Analytical savvy? Then this track might be the thing for you.


Het is belangrijk dat je enigszins analytisch onderlegd bent (dat je bijvoorbeeld aanleg voor mathematics). However we composed the training in such a way that even if you have no experience in IT yet, you should be able to complete this training.

Academic level

We estimate that you need to have an academic (thinking) level for this training. You do not have to prove this to us with a University diploma; it is also possible that you reached this level through your work experience.

Parttime of fulltimers

This training is subjected to subsidy conditions. You can only participate if you work at least 12 hours a week; as a freelancer, or in paid employment.


You have a growth mindset, instead of problems you only see challenges. You are assertive and communicative. You are eager to learn and stress resistant. You can deal with setbacks and therefore you are flexible.


We believe in age diversity, so there is no such thing as too young or too old. Everyone is welcome.


The subsidy program requires us to give this training in Dutch. It is therefore important that you can read, write and talk in Dutch. The study materials are in English. A good understanding of the English language is therefore also important.

This is what you will learn

Prepare data for analysis

  • Retrieve data from other sources
  • Create a profile out of the data
  • Clean, transform and load the data

Model data

  • Design a datamodel
  • Develop a datamodel
  • Create measurements with DAX-formules
  • Optimize the performance of the model

Analyze data

  • Enhance reports to uncover insights
  • Perform advanced analysis

Implement and maintain deliverables

  • Manage datasets
  • Create and manage workspaces

Build a professional dashboard

After a short introduction to the Power BI program, the trainer will guide you through various example cases. During this hands-on training you will learn how to build a Professional Dashboard in Power BI. You will get design tips and learn to choose the right chart to create the perfect dashboard. You will learn how to make a dashboard interactive using buttons and drill-through interactions.

Business Case

First you will work on analyzing textual reviews, that you apply using machine learning (the cognitive service of Microsoft Azure). After that, the transformation, analysis and visualization of these reviews starts. You will work out the results in a self-designed and above all user-friendly dashboard.

What was her experience?

“With the Power BI training from Techionista Academy, you will have a solid foundation in just two weeks for a career as a data analyst. You will gain all the knowledge you need to build beautiful data reports and dashboards. You will also get the tools to to develop further in this field of work. The level and pace is high, but the trainers are really good in explaining the materials, so it is easy to follow for everyone.”

Laura Wild

The trainers

Marnix Jansen


  • Microsoft Certified
  • Power BI

Waldemar de Haas


  • Microsoft Certified
  • Power BI

Ready? Register now!

We offer multiple tracks per year

  • Ready for the PL-300 exam
  • 100% Online coaching
  • Free thanks to NL Leert Door-subsidy
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This training is normally worth €2,125 – ex VAT. But is now free thanks to a subsidy from NL Leert Door – Sectoral Maatwerk

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I don’t pass the exam?

You will receive one exam voucher from us. If you do not pass the exam, you can choose to take a resit. The costs for the resit are for your own account. Also, you will have to arrange and schedule this possible resit yourself.

What are the costs of the Data Analyst Track?

Normally this training is worth € 2,125 – ex VAT, but is now completely free thanks to a subsidy from NL Leert Door.

What language is spoken during this subsidized track?

The subsidy conditions oblige us to offer this training exclusively in Dutch. The study material will be in English, but the trainer will speak Dutch.

Do I need a specific laptop to participate?

We strongly recommend that you work on a computer with Windows OS (operating system). You need a laptop or computer with a camera and a good microphone, because you will participate in various webinars and team building assignments where we use video calling. In addition, we recommend using a computer with Intel core I5 or higher and 8GB RAM, this ensures that your computer is fast enough to load heavy programs such as Power BI.