Microsoft Excel Course Overview

Microsoft Excel Course Outline

Module 1: Navigation of the Excel Interface

  • Understanding the Excel Start Screen
  • Excel Tab Interface
  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel
  • Excel Workbook Screen
  • Ribbon
  • Name Box
  • Formula Bar
  • Worksheet Tab
  • Understanding the Backstage View
  • Accessing the Backstage View
  • Understanding Dialog Boxes
  • Launching Dialog Boxes
  • Understanding the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Changing the Location of the Bar
  • Understanding the Status Bar

Module 2: Use of Lists and Tables

  • Understanding Lists
  • Applying and Clearing a Filter
  • Performing an Alphabetical Sort
  • Performing a Numerical Sort
  • Creating a Table
  • Inserting or Deleting Table Records
  • Removing Duplicates
  • Modifying a Table
  • Sorting Data in a Table
  • Naming and Resizing Tables
  • Converting a Table to a Range
  • Deleting a Table

Module 3: Conditional Formatting

  • Understanding Conditional Formatting
  • Highlighting Cells Containing Values
  • Highlighting Cells Containing Text
  • Highlighting Duplicate Values
  • Using Top and Bottom Rules
  • Using Data Bars
  • Using Colour Scales
  • Using Icon Sets
  • Creating Custom Rules
  • Conditional Formatting Rules Manager
  • Clearing Rules

Module 4: Using Formulas and Creating Pivot Tables

  • Using Sparklines
  • Using Formulas in Excel
  • Exploring Excel Functions
  • Using Functions in Excel
  • Insert Function Button
  • Working with Names and Ranges
  • IF Formulas
  • AVERAGE Function and COUNT Function
  • Common Logical Functions
  • Create a PivotTable from an Excel Data List
  • Refresh Data/Change Data Source
  • Changing the PivotTable Design
  • Creating and Modifying a Pivot Chart
  • VLOOKUP
  • Undo, Redo, and Repeat with Keystrokes

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Who should attend this Microsoft Excel Masterclass?

This Microsoft Excel Course is designed for individuals of varying skill levels who want to enhance their proficiency in using Microsoft Excel. This Microsoft Excel Training can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Beginners
  • Intermediate Users
  • Advanced Users
  • Business Professionals
  • Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners
  • Data Analysts
  • Administrative Professionals
  • Project Managers

Prerequisites of the Microsoft Excel Masterclass

There are no formal prerequisites for this Microsoft Excel Course.

Microsoft Excel Course Overview

Microsoft Excel is an indispensable tool across various industries, known for its versatility in data analysis, financial modelling, and information management. Its relevance stretches from simple spreadsheet management to complex data analytics, making it a critical skill set for professionals aiming to enhance their productivity and analytical capabilities.

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel Courses are crucial for professionals who deal with data, financial reports, and analytical tasks daily. This includes Accountants, Financial Analysts, Data Analysts, Project Managers, and Marketing Professionals. Mastering Excel streamlines their workflow and opens up opportunities for data-driven decision-making and insights, setting a solid foundation for career advancement.

The Knowledge Academy’s 1-day Microsoft Excel Training is designed to transform participants from casual users to Excel power users. Delegates will learn through practical examples, hands-on exercises, and real-world case studies, enabling them to unlock Excel's full potential. By the end of the day, participants will be proficient in advanced functions, data visualisation techniques, and automation processes, significantly enhancing their efficiency and analytical skills.

Course Objectives

  • To introduce the comprehensive capabilities of Microsoft Excel, from basic functionalities to advanced features
  • To develop skills in using formulas, functions, and Excel operations to solve complex problems
  • To enhance proficiency in data analysis and visualisation tools for insightful reporting
  • To teach efficient data management techniques, including sorting, filtering, and conditional formatting
  • To explore the power of PivotTables and PivotCharts for dynamic data summarisation and exploration

After completing this Microsoft Excel Course, delegates will receive a Microsoft Excel Course completion certificate, recognising their proficiency in Excel. This Microsoft Excel Certification validates their skills and enhances their professional credibility, opening doors to new career opportunities and advancements.

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What’s included in this Microsoft Excel Masterclass?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • Microsoft Excel Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Microsoft Excel Course. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Microsoft Excel Course, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Microsoft Excel Course. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Microsoft Excel Course sessions.

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Microsoft Excel Course FAQs

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application designed by Microsoft. It features calculation, pivot tables, graphing tools, Visual Basic for Applications, a macro programming language. Excel is used for data analysis, financial modelling, and reporting tasks.
In this Microsoft Excel Course, delegates will learn essential skills such as making and formatting spreadsheets, using formulas and functions, analysing data with charts and pivot tables, and automating tasks with macros.
This Microsoft Excel Certification Course covers PivotTables, offering instructions on creating, customising, and analysing data using PivotTables to summarise and analyse large datasets efficiently.
There are no formal prerequisites for taking this Microsoft Excel Course.
Learning Microsoft Excel can significantly enhance your career growth by equipping you with essential data analysis, reporting, and decision-making skills.
In this Microsoft Excel Course, you will learn essential skills for spreadsheet management, data analysis, and reporting. Topics typically include formulas and functions, data visualisation, pivot tables, data validation, and conditional formatting.
Upon completing this Microsoft Excel Course, you would achieve an intermediate to advanced proficiency level in Microsoft Excel, depending on your prior experience.
Our Microsoft Excel Training Course at The Knowledge Academy provides comprehensive training, experienced instructors, interactive learning methods, flexible course formats, and certification, ensuring you gain a competitive skill set to excel in your career.
Yes, we provide corporate training for this Excel Certification Training, tailored to fit your organisation’s requirements.
Professionals across industries, students, entrepreneurs, and individuals seeking to enhance their spreadsheet skills for personal or professional purposes will benefit from this Microsoft Excel Course.
The Knowledge Academy in South Africa is a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those seeking this Microsoft Excel Course.
The training fees for Microsoft Excel Course certification in South Africa starts from R17995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Microsoft Excel Course.
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