To take the courses and complete the exercises, students will need access to the following:
- PC and/or Mac
- Microsoft Suite (2016 or newer)
- Stable internet connection
Specific to the BIDA™ program, in addition to the above requirements, students will also need access to the following applications for the corresponding courses:
|Course Name||Application Required|
|Power BI Fundamentals||Power BI|
| SQL Fundamentals
||Azure Data Studio|
| Tableau Fundamentals
|Case Study - Financial Statements in Power BI|| Azure Data Studio, Power BI
| Case Study - Trading Dashboard in Tableau
|| Azure Data Studio, Tableau
|Python Fundamentals|| Python
| Modeling Risk with Monte Carlo Simulation
| Loan Default Prediction with Machine Learning
Will CFI™ provide access to the applications required?
No. Students will need to have access to the system and applications prior to enrollment.
I'm interested in enrolling in the BIDA™ program. I'm using Mac, and Mac does not support Power BI. How can I proceed?
We recommend downloading Parallels in order to be able to use Power BI and Power Pivot on your Mac device. You can see more information here.