Microsoft Office training -  Excel Introduction

Excel Training

Excel Introduction (1 day)

£275 + VAT for most venues (£350 + VAT for London)

For newcomers to Excel, this gentle one-day course will ease you into how spreadsheet formulae work, explain how you can format cells to look presentable, and show you how to print and even chart your work. 

Course details

  • Locations for Excel Introduction coursesLocations:Manchester
  • Next Excel Introduction course locationNext course:Tue 04 July 2017
  • Excel Introduction course timesTime:09.30-16.30

Course Contents

Creating formulae

  • Training topicEntering numbers, labels and dates
  • Training topicCreating Excel formulae
  • Training topicUsing the function wizard

Formatting worksheets

  • Training topicAdding rows/columns
  • Training topicFonts, colours, etc.
  • Training topicCell alignment
  • Training topicMerging cells


  • Training topicPage break preview
  • Training topicUsing page layout view
  • Training topicHeaders and footers
  • Training topicFreezing print titles


  • Training topicSelecting data
  • Training topicQuick ways to create charts
  • Training topicFormatting your chart
  • Training topicChart templates

Covered if time allows If time

Basic tables

  • Training topicCreating and naming tables
  • Training topicSorting tables
  • Training topicFiltering table data
  • Training topicTable styles and formatting

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Sample customer feedback

"A very useful introduction. Feel much more confident and am now very willing to 'have a go.' Thank you."

Lynsey Broadway (St George's CE Primary School)

"Really enjoyed today thank you. Plenty of content and literature to take home."

Joanne Gay (Merchant Rentals Ltd)

"Very good, clear and included everything required."

Alison Davidson (Sun Chemical Ltd)

"This was exactly what I needed and so glad that I started at the beginning. I have learned so much."

Anne Pearson (AQA Education Limited)

"Course administration, venue, content and teaching all excellent."

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You should not attend this course if you're not already comfortable using Windows. The course uses Excel 2016, although most of the course will also be relevant for those using Excel 2010 or 2013.

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