Course Description

Microsoft Excel is the leading spreadsheet program in the world. It is commonly used for both numerical and data analysis including calculations, graphs, statistical and database analysis. Excel - Introduction is the first course in a series of three Microsoft Excel courses: Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced. Topics include the Excel Interface, creating and editing workbooks and worksheets, creating formulas, formatting worksheets, and printing. 

Course Outline

  • Overview of Excel
    • Getting Started with Excel
    • Excel Interface
    • Navigating in Excel
    • Working with Columns
    • Working with Rows
    • Creating, Opening and Saving Workbooks
  • Entering data and Editing Worksheets
    • Basic Skills
    • Large Worksheets Skills
  • Building Formulas
    • Basic Formulas
      • Relative vs Absolute Cell Addresses
      • AutoSum
      • AutoFill
      • AutoCalculate
    • Using Functions
    • Date Arithmetic
    • Checking Formulas for Errors
  • Formatting Worksheets
    • Numeric Formats
    • Text Formats
    • Styles and Themes
    • The Format Painter
  • Working with Workbooks and Worksheets
  • Inserting and Deleting Sheets
  • Renaming Sheets
  • Selecting, Moving and Copying Sheets
    • Group Worksheets
    • Building Formulas across Worksheets
    • Comparing Workbooks
    • Automatic Recovery
    • Saving as a Web Page
    • Inserting, Using, and Removing Hyperlinks
  • Printing Worksheets
    • Print
    • Print Preview
    • Print Areas
    • Page Layouts

Additional Information

This course is delivered in Excel 2013 but is relevant for Excel 2010 users also.


There are no prerequisites for this course but students should be comfortable with Windows and standard Windows applications.


6 Hours | 1 Day or 2 Nights

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Excel I: Formatting, Functions and Formulas
M, W
5:30PM to 8:30PM
Dec 07, 2020 to Dec 09, 2020
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Rate non-credit $345.00
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