Microsoft Excel Basic (2016, 2019, 365, 2021)

Formats: 4-hour virtual course  |  1-day instructor-led onsite

This course aims to provide you with a foundation for Excel knowledge and skills. You will learn to organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update, and present your data. It will also make these tasks much easier for you to accomplish, and in much less time, than if you used traditional pen-and-paper methods or non-specialized software.

Learning Objectives »

  • Get started with Microsoft Office Excel
  • Perform calculations
  • Modify a worksheet
  • Format a worksheet
  • Print workbooks
  • Manage workbooks

Course Agenda »

Getting Started with Excel

  1. Navigate the Excel User Interface
  2. Use Excel Commands
  3. Create and Save a Basic Workbook
  4. Enter Cell Data
  5. Use Excel Help

Performing Calculations

  1. Create Worksheet Formulas
  2. Insert Functions
  3. Reuse Formulas and Functions

Modifying a Worksheet

  1. Insert, Delete, and Adjust Cells
  2. Search for and Replace Data
  3. Use Proofing and Research Tools

Formatting a Worksheet

  1. Apply Text Formats
  2. Apply Number Formats
  3. Align Cell Contents
  4. Apply Styles and Themes
  5. Apply Basic Conditional Formatting
  6. Create and Use Templates

Printing Workbooks

  1. Preview and Print a Workbook
  2. Set Up the Page Layout
  3. Configure Headers and Footers

Managing Workbooks

  1. Manage Worksheets
  2. Manage Workbook and Worksheet Views