This exam is retired. A replacement exam, Exam PL-300: Microsoft Power BI Data Analyst, is available for those who are earning the certification for the first time. If you've already earned the Microsoft Certified: Power BI Data Analyst Associate certification, you can renew it within the six-month period prior to its expiration by completing the free online assessment available on the certification renewal page.
Data analysts enable businesses to maximize the value of their data assets by using Power BI. As a subject matter expert, data analysts are responsible for designing and building scalable data models, cleaning and transforming data, and enabling advanced analytic capabilities that provide meaningful business value through easy-to-comprehend data visualizations. Data analysts also collaborate with key stakeholders across verticals to deliver relevant insights based on identified business requirements.
The data analyst should have a fundamental understanding of data repositories and data processing both on-premises and in the cloud.
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