Excel Introduction


  • Excel Introduction

    It was very interesting and the presenter was really nice! Thank you.

    March 2024
  • Excel Introduction

    Our trainer was great. She was very attentive and ensured we practised the various Excel skills we went through so we gradually built up our knowledge. Overall a highly effective session.

    Evercore
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    It was interesting to see how I can take Excel beyond basic functions and find lots of shortcuts that will make normal use easier and quicker.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    The course was very well structured and communication was very effective. Everything appeared to build well upon knowledge previously gained and the instructor made the course enjoyable.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Wonderful trainer - fun, friendly, informative and comprehensive course! Thank you very much indeed.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Lovely trainer!! Thank you so much, we have all learned in a supportive way and you have shown me new shortcuts and tools to make my work life and personal life easier.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    I genuinely enjoyed the content. It was incredibly useful. I would definitely be interested in doing another one. The content was very well explained and I was offered help when I needed it.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Training very good as the trainer will go at the speed you want and will cover anything you need. The training program itself is brilliant. Really enjoyed it.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Great delivery, enjoyable training session.

    March 2024
  • An excellent trainer with extreme depth of knowledge in the product. Also some really good and helpful shortcuts.

    March 2024

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  • 1 day course
  • Our Trainers are Authorised Professionals
  • Live Online or Classroom-based
  • Certificate of completion
  • Maximum class size of 6 for scheduled courses
  • Unlimited support after your course
  • Courses at all levels: Introduction, Intermediate, Advanced and Masterclasses

Course Outline

  • Getting Started - Essential Skills
  • Data Input
  • Navigation and Selection Techniques
  • Creating Simple Formula
  • Basic Functions
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  • Excel Introduction

    It was very interesting and the presenter was really nice! Thank you.

    March 2024
  • Excel Introduction

    Our trainer was great. She was very attentive and ensured we practised the various Excel skills we went through so we gradually built up our knowledge. Overall a highly effective session.

    Evercore
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    It was interesting to see how I can take Excel beyond basic functions and find lots of shortcuts that will make normal use easier and quicker.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    The course was very well structured and communication was very effective. Everything appeared to build well upon knowledge previously gained and the instructor made the course enjoyable.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Wonderful trainer - fun, friendly, informative and comprehensive course! Thank you very much indeed.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Lovely trainer!! Thank you so much, we have all learned in a supportive way and you have shown me new shortcuts and tools to make my work life and personal life easier.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    I genuinely enjoyed the content. It was incredibly useful. I would definitely be interested in doing another one. The content was very well explained and I was offered help when I needed it.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Excel Intermediate

    Training very good as the trainer will go at the speed you want and will cover anything you need. The training program itself is brilliant. Really enjoyed it.

    Structural Soils Ltd
    March 2024
  • Great delivery, enjoyable training session.

    March 2024
  • An excellent trainer with extreme depth of knowledge in the product. Also some really good and helpful shortcuts.

    March 2024

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This one day course will teach you the essentials of Excel and give you the skills needed by a typical spreadsheet user in business organisations today. As you apply Excel's functionality to your facts and figures, you will be able to gain new levels of insight into your business. You'll see trends over time, or by product or service. You learn how to calculate totals and other aggregation results and in short, create real information from what was only data. After attending our course, you'll be able to use Excel to help you organise, amend, calculate, analyse and present your data in ways that will help you make sense out of your plain rows and columns. Topics covered include Getting Started and Essential Skills, Data Input, Navigation and Selection Techniques, Creating Simple Formulae, Basic Functions, Workbook Structure, Formatting Data, Charts and Printing.
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Course Outline

Getting Started - Essential Skills

  • Understanding the Excel interface
  • Customising the Quick Access Toolbar and status bar
  • Opening, saving and closing workbooks
  • The size of a worksheet

Data Input

  • Enter text, dates, and numbers into cells
  • Use Autofill to copy data
  • Understand the difference between deleting and clearing cell contents
  • Reorganise content with sorting techniques

Navigation and Selection Techniques

  • Improve efficiency with fast techniques to navigate around and select data within worksheets

Creating Simple Formula

  • Create calculations using mathematical operators.
  • Use BODMAS
  • Work with both relative and absolute cell addresses

Basic Functions

  • Create calculations using common functions such as SUMS, MIN, MAX and AVERAGE.

Workbook Structure

  • Inserting, moving, naming, and deleting worksheets within a notebook.

Formatting Data

  • Apply formatting to text, dates and numbers.
  • Insert and delete columns and rows.
  • Adjust column widths and row height.

Charts

  • Present your data in various chart formats
  • Create, edit and manipulate charts.

Printing

  • Set your data up for output to print.
  • Include headers and footers.
  • Set specific print area

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