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Price:
(inc GST)
$ 385
Sale Price:
(inc GST)
$ 250
Application:Excel
Level:Beginner
Version:2013
Duration:1 day
Location:
Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Participants:Max 10
Length:9:00 to 16:30
Break Times:
(approx)
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
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Excel Beginner 2013 Course

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Location: Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Break Times:
(approx)
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Duration: 1 day Participants: Max 10
Course Length: 9:00 to 16:30 Price:
(inc GST)
$ 385
Sale Price:
(inc GST)
$ 250

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Excel Beginner 2013 Course

Course Overview

This course is designed for people with no prior knowledge of Excel or Excel spreadsheets. They may be able to enter data into their excel spreadsheets however would like to be able to format the spreadsheet to give it a more professional look and feel for printing. They may want to learn how to enter a formula so that it automatically updates when changes are made or learn how to make a chart out of the data already entered into their existing Excel worksheets. It would be beneficial to have a basic understanding of computers and basic typing skills. As a result of this course students will gain understanding of the concepts and terminologies used in Microsoft Excel. They will be able to confidently enter, edit, navigate and format data, create and edit basic formulas and print their workbooks. Students will also gain an insight into working with Excel charts, understand and navigate the new Excel ‘ribbon’ and work with multiple windows.

Course Prerequisites

Basic computer and keyboard skills

Course Inclusions

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Free email support for up to 12 months from the scheduled course date.

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10 students

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Classroom Training

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Course Manual

Every student will receive a printed course manual with step by step instructions to use as a reference guide.

Computer Lab

No need to bring your own laptop. Our training courses are conducted in fully equipped computer labs with free Wi-Fi.

Course Certificate

Every student receives a certificate of completion at the end of course to recognise your new skills.

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Course Outline

GETTING STARTED

Exploring The Excel Screen

Navigation - The Excel Ribbon

  • Working With Contextual Tabs
  • Using Live Preview
  • Using the Quick Access Toolbar (QAT)
  • Customising The QAT
  • Removing Icons From The QAT
  • Display the QAT Below the Ribbon
  • Introducing Dialogue Box Launchers
  • Accessing The Shortcut Menu Using Right Click
  • Introduction To Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Change Views
  • Showing And Hiding Workbook Elements

The Backstage View

  • Using The Backstage View
  • Opening An Excel Workbook
  • Closing An Excel Workbook
  • Creating a New Excel Workbook

Excel Selection Techniques

  • Selecting A Single Cell
  • Selecting A Range of Cells
  • Selecting A Range Of Cells Using SHIFT
  • Selecting An Entire Column
  • Selecting An Entire Row
  • Selecting The Entire Worksheet
  • Selecting Non-Adjacent Ranges

Navigating In An Excel Worksheet

  • Moving The ActiveCell
  • Move The ActiveCell Using The Keyboard
  • Move Using The Name Box
  • Moving Within A Selected Range
  • Insert A New Worksheet
  • Move To Other Worksheets

Entering Data

  • Enter Text Into The ActiveCell
  • Edit The Contents Of The ActiveCell
  • Edit Text Using The Formula Bar
  • Replace The Contents Of The ActiveCell
  • Delete The Contents Of The ActiveCell
  • Undoing And Redoing Edits
  • Enter A Date In A Cell
  • Enter A Heading
  • Entering Numbers
  • Enter Numbers As Text In A Cell

AutoFilling

  • AutoFill A Series Of Months
  • AutoFilling Days
  • Entering Dates Using AutoFill
  • AutoFilling A Series Of Numbers

Customising AutoFill

  • Customise A Custom List
  • Deleting A Custom List
  • Using A Custom List To Enter Data
  • Entering Data Into A Range Of Cells
  • Fill The Same Data Into A Range Of Cells

Saving Workbooks

  • Saving A Workbook For The First Time
  • Saving A Copy Using Save As
  • Saving A Workbook With A Different File Format
  • Save To Another Folder
  • Saving A Workbook To A USB
  • Closing A Workbook
  • Opening A Workbook

PERFORMING CALCULATIONS IN EXCEL

Creating Simple Formulas

  • Resizing The Formula Bar
  • Entering Formulas Using The Keyboard
  • Manually Entering Formulas
  • Using Relative Cell References
  • Using Absolute Cell References
  • Applying Absolute Cell Reference

Using Common Functions

  • Enter A Function
  • Using AutoSum To Total Columns Or Rows
  • Manual Select Ranges With AutoSum
  • Enter A Function
  • Use AutoComplete To Enter Formulas
  • Enable/Disable Formula AutoComplete
  • Insert Other Functions Using Extended AutoSum
  • Using The Insert Function Wizard

Using AutoCalculate In Excel

  • Get A Quick Result Using AutoCalculate

MANAGE WORKSHEET AND WORKBOOK INFO

Manage Worksheet Information

  • Moving Data Using Cut And Paste
  • Drag And Drop Data
  • Copy And Paste Data
  • Changing Paste Options
  • Drag And Drop To Copy Data
  • Inserting A New Row
  • Inserting Multiple Rows
  • Deleting A Row
  • Inserting A New Column
  • Inserting Multiple Columns
  • Deleting Columns
  • Inserting Cells
  • Deleting Cells
  • Renaming A Worksheet
  • Adding A New Worksheet
  • Moving a Worksheet
  • Deleting a Worksheet

FORMAT WORKSHEETS

Adjust Column Widths And Row Heights

  • Using The Mouse To Adjust The Column Width
  • Using The Menu To Adjust The Column Width
  • Using The Mouse Adjust The Row Height
  • Hide / Unhide Columns And Rows
  • Freezing Panes
  • Unfreezing Panes
  • Splitting A Worksheet
  • Remove A Split

Using The Ribbon To Format Cells

  • Change The Font Style
  • Changing The Font Size
  • Bolding Text
  • Italicise Text
  • Underline Text
  • Change Font Colour
  • Align Data Horizontally and Vertically In A Cell
  • Indenting Data In A Cell
  • Merging Data In A Cell
  • Wrapping Text In A Cell
  • Changing Numbers To Percentages
  • Increasing Or Decreasing Decimal PlacesCopying A Format Using The Format Painter
  • Fix Display Problems

Formatting Data Using Format Cells

  • Double Underline Information
  • Changing Text Orientation In A Cell
  • Wrapping Text In A Cell
  • Formatting Numbers As Currency
  • Formatting Dates
  • Change The Background Colour Of A Cell
  • Setting An Outline Border
  • Setting A Double Line Border
  • Drawing Borders Using The Mouse

PAGE SETUP AND PRINTING

Page Setup

  • Inserting And Removing And Page Breaks
  • Setting and Clearing Print Areas
  • Setting Page Margins Using The Page Layout View
  • Change The Page Orientation
  • Set Scaling Size
  • Changing The Paper Size
  • Change The Page Margins
  • Centring The Printout On The Page
  • Adding Headers And Footers

Print Preview in Excel

  • Viewing Print Preview
  • Printing Options
  • Printing Active Sheets
  • Printing Selected Cells
  • Printing Multiple Copies

Student Comments

  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Trainer, staff and facilities were fantastic! Would love to come back for another course.
    - Natalie
  • Excel Beginner training course
    excellent facilities and friendly staff. highly recommended
    - Sinead
  • Excel Training Course Sydney - Basic
    Great Basic course. Expected to feel intimidated, but thanks to Craig I didn't.
    - Agnes
  • Excel Beginner training course
    Great presenter with excellent knowledge and patient.
    - Alejandro
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    I would recommend this course to anybody who has any need to use excel for any reason whatsoever.
    - Mark
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    A very good course. I guess that the survey on the rtb website could ask few direct questions as to what are the candidate's objectives for doing the course. A very good course overall and I think I might do the intermediate and the advanced one too.
    - Sumesh
  • Excel VBA Training Course - Basic
    I now have a much better understanding of the structure behind VBA, what Option Explicit means, etc. The course cleared up a lot things that confused me a bit, having tried to learn VBA on my own
    - Charl
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Great course, enjoyed it immensely, Caroline was fantastic, very professional and easy to understand
    - Aileen
  • Excel Beginner training course
    Craig was a great trainer, really helpful and explained everything really well
    - Tanya
  • Excel Beginner training course
    Very useful and explained in a helpful way. Excellent detail. Thank you!
    - Alison
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    I am so happy to have chosen rtb for this course and will recommend this to others if they need this. I will also look at completing more \courses with you.
    - Donna
  • Excel VBA Basic Training Course
    Excellent course literature and content very helpful
    - Salesh
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Course was really applicable to understanding the fundamentals of excel. Trainer made the course enjoyable and provided good real world examples.
    - Sean
  • Excel VBA Training Course - Basic
    I liked that fact that not too much was covered which can scramble your brains, but what we did do was in enough detail to get a good grasp.
    - Keegan
  • Excel Basic training course
    Enjoyed course and very relevant.
    - Darren
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Excellent course, well presented, very useful, thoroughly recommended
    - nick
  • Excel Beginner training course
    Trainer was very knowledgeable. 10/10
    - Rhonda
  • Excel VBA Basic training course
    Everything - it was better than I expected. It was enlightening. I have learnt so much in the three days. Thank you Craig
    - Jean-Guy
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Great course to give you a good insight on the powerful tool that excel is.
    - Dean
  • Excel Beginner training course
    None at all, it was a top tier course.
    - Liam
  • Excel Beginner training course
    I thought the course was great. Very glad I came.
    - Chris
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Excellent. Thank you.
    - George
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Great feeling that I’m leaving with less hate towards excel.
    - Lydia
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Excellent
    - Sharon
  • Excel Course - Basic
    First few pages of very basic information but Craig was good at picking up on our skill level & moved on without wasting time. I thought the course flowed at a good pace & I really enjoyed it.. Thank you...:)
    - Anna
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    solidified my existing understanding of Excel - good foundation for progression
    - Kate
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    Great job and looking forward to excel intermediate.
    - Les
  • Excel Beginner training course
    Was an incredibly insightful course
    - Finn
  • Excel VBA Basic Training Course
    Craig was very professional in terms of delivering the course. I was very satisfied in terms of what I have learned. My colleague is certainly looking forward to do this course.
    - Patrick
  • Excel Basic Training Course
    An excellent and informative day
    - John

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