Microsoft Office training -  Excel Introduction

Excel Training

Excel Beginners Training Course

£245 + VAT for most venues (£345 + VAT for London)

1 day

This one-day course provides the perfect introduction to Microsoft's popular spreadsheet application.  You'll learn how to create formulae, make your worksheets look pretty, create charts and print out your work.  Take the fear-factor out of Excel, and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant at the same time!

Course details

  • Locations for Excel Introduction coursesLocations:Manchester
  • Next Excel Introduction course locationNext course:Tue 05 February 2019
  • Excel Introduction course timesTime:09.30-16.30

Course Contents

Excel basics

  • Training topicNumbers, text and dates
  • Training topicMoving around
  • Training topicSelecting cells
  • Training topicWorking with files
  • Training topicMoving and copying

Creating formulae

  • Training topicUnderstanding BODMAS and brackets
  • Training topicAutoSum (totals and other functions)
  • Training topicUsing the function wizard

Formatting worksheets

  • Training topicInserting/deleting rows/columns
  • Training topicFonts, colours and alignment
  • Training topicBoxes, lines and shading
  • Training topicSimple number formats
  • Training topicUsing the Format Painter

Basic printing

  • Training topicUsing print preview
  • Training topicMargins and orientation
  • Training topicScaling (fitting to a page)
  • Training topicPrinting the selected cells

Charts

  • Training topicSelecting data
  • Training topicQuick ways to create charts
  • Training topicChanging the chart type
  • Training topicFormatting and printing charts

Worksheets

  • Training topicInserting/deleting sheets
  • Training topicMoving and copying sheets
  • Training topicMoving between sheets
  • Training topicLinking sheets with formulae

Covered if time allows If time

Cell comments

  • Training topicAdding and editing comments
  • Training topicPrinting comments

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Sample customer feedback

"Really good course with the content and manuals being excellent and easy to follow. The trainer was also excellent. Always ready to answer questions or check whether everyone was at the same level before continuing on."

Gary Jones (Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust)

"Love the manuals. Very detailed and useful."

Sonia Bowers (Cambridgeshire Constabulary)

"Very good course content and trainer, great venue."

Philip Goudal (Southbank Centre)

"Great materials; the trainer was very clear and comprehensive and made a dry subject enjoyable."

Hannah Cotgrave (Wirral Borough Council)

"Excellent course. Very enjoyable. Can't wait to take these skills back to the office."

Claire Jones (Swiss Reinsurance Management Ltd)

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You should not attend this course if you're not already comfortable using Windows. The course uses Excel 2016, although the course will also be relevant for those using Excel 2007, 2010 or 2013.

Scheduled Excel Introduction training dates

Here are the Excel Introduction courses we have scheduled for the next 3 months:

Dates Days Venue Price Booking
Tuesday 05 February 2019 1 £245 Book places
Thursday 28 March 2019 1 £245 Book places
Thursday 09 May 2019 1 £245 Book places
Tuesday 02 July 2019 1 £245 Book places
Thursday 12 September 2019 1 £245 Book places
Thursday 07 November 2019 1 £245 Book places
Date(s) Venue
05/02
28/03
09/05
02/07
12/09
07/11

All prices exclude VAT. If you can't see the dates you want, ask us about running onsite Excel training at your offices (we'll even provide and set up the computers).

Other Microsoft Excel training resources

Excel exercises

Excel exercises

We've published all of our Microsoft Excel exercises online, so you can see whether you like our approach before booking an introductory Excel course (or any other, for that matter).

View Excel, Excel VBA or PowerPivot exercises

Excel videos

Excel videos

They are s no substitute for classroom training face-to-face, but you may find our range of Excel training videos useful.

View Excel tips, Excel VBA - Basics, Microsoft Excel, PowerPivot or Excel VBA - pivot tables/charts videos

Excel skills assessment

Excel skills assessment

Find out how much you know (and how much you don't) by taking one of our Excel skills assessment tests online.

View Test your current Excel skills or Test your VBA knowledge skills assessment tests

Excel blogs

Excel blogs

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