Introduction to Excel

Event Details

Date: 
Wednesday, 29 April, 2020 -
09:30 to 16:00
Venue: 
Carrowbreck House, 7 Carrowbreck Road, Norwich, NR6 5FA
Member Rate: 

£77 - £99pp

Non-Member Rate: 

£77 - £99pp

The course is designed for users new to Excel. It will provide trainees with the confidence, knowledge and practical experience to use Excel, to create and manipulate spreadsheets and produce printed reports. Delegates should have sufficient Windows experience beforehand.

No equipment is necessary for you to bring to the course. Pens and note paper will be available.

Lunch provided: For full day training courses a sandwich lunch with crisps and cakes will be provided. Refreshments will be available throughout the duration of this course.

Course Content:

  • The Excel Screen
  • Ribbons, Quick Access Toolbar, Formula Bar, and Status Bar
  • Workbooks and Sheet Tabs
  • Data Entry
  • Types of Data
  • Data Entry Techniques
  • In Cell Editing
  • Selecting
  • Cut/Copy/Paste
  • Drag & Drop
  • Using AutoFill to fill Adjacent Cells and Extend Series
  • Custom Lists
  • Formulae and Functions
  • Simple formulas & Functions
  • Relative and Absolute References
  • Named Ranges
  • AutoSum
  • AutoFill
  • Paste Function
  • Average, Max, Min & Count Functions
  • Multiple Panes
  • Freeze and Unfreeze
  • Formatting a Worksheet
  • Using Borders and Shading to improve presentation
  • Font & Number Formatting, Alignment
  • Printing
  • Print Preview & Setup
  • Headers & Footers
  • Print Row/Column headings
  • File Management
  • Saving, Closing and opening files
  • New Workbooks
  • Good Working Practice
  • Creating a Chart
  • Creating Charts
  • An explanation of different versions

For more details or any enquiries, please contact us on 01603 788950, or email carrowbreck@broadland.gov.uk

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