This Intermediate Microsoft Excel training class is meant for students who want to advance their skill set by learning to work with advanced formulas, lists, and illustrations. Students will also work with charts and advanced formatting including styles.

Course outline

Module 1: Advanced Formulas

  • Using Named Ranges in Formulas
  • Naming a Single Cell
  • Naming a Range of Cells
  • Naming Multiple Single Cells Quickly
  • Using Formulas That Span Multiple Worksheets
  • Using the IF Function
  • Using AND/OR Functions
  • Using the SUMIF, AVERAGEIF, and COUNTIF Functions
  • Using the PMT Function
  • Using the LOOKUP Function
  • Using the VLOOKUP Function
  • Using the HLOOKUP Function
  • Using the CONCATENATE Function
  • Using the TRANSPOSE Function
  • Using the PROPER, UPPER, and LOWER Functions
  • The UPPER Function
  • The LOWER function
  • The TRIM Function
  • Using the LEFT, RIGHT, and MID Functions
  • The MID Function
  • Using Date Functions
  • Using the NOW and TODAY Functions
  • Creating Scenarios
  • Utilize the Watch Window
  • Consolidate Data
  • Enable Iterative Calculations
  • What-If Analyses
  • Use the Scenario Manager
  • Use Financial Functions

Module 2:  Working with Lists

  • Converting a List to a Table
  • Removing Duplicates from a List
  • Sorting Data in a List
  • Filtering Data in a List
  • Adding Subtotals to a List
  • Grouping and Ungrouping Data in a List
  • Filtering Data in a List

Module 3: Working with Illustrations  

  • Working with Clip Art
  • Using Shapes
  • Working with SmartArt

Module 4:  Visualizing Your Data

  • Creating a Custom Chart Template
  • Inserting Charts
  • Add and Format Objects
  • Insert a Text Box
  • Create a Trend line

Module 5: Working with Tables

  • Format Data as a Table
  • Move between Tables and Ranges
  • Modify Tables
  • Define Titles

Module 6: Advanced Formatting

  • Applying Conditional Formatting
  • Working with Styles
  • Creating and Modifying Templates

Module 7: Microsoft Excel Features that Were New in 2013

  • New Functions in Excel 2013
  • Using New Chart Tools
  • Using the Quick Analysis Tool
  • Using the Chart Recommendation Feature

Module 8: Features New in 2016

  • New Charts
  • Treemap
  • Sunburst
  • Histogram
  • Waterfall
  • Box and Whisker
  • Pareto

Course cost

R1,700 p/p

Course Duration
One Day

Every individual that attends this course will receive a comprehensive training manual as well as an attendance certificate. Catering will be provided.

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