Microsoft Excel Introduction

Level: Foundation
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Microsoft Excel is a powerful tool essential for managing and presenting data in today’s working environment. In this Microsoft Office training course, you gain the knowledge and skills to create and edit worksheets, use formulas and functions, sort and filter detail data visually, and present summary information in a consumable and professional format.

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  • Choose from blended on-demand and instructor-led learning options
  • Exclusive LinkedIn group membership for peer and SME community support

You Will Learn How To:

  • Summarize data with Excel by incorporating formulas, formatting, and charts and graphs
  • Optimize your worksheets using templates, graphs, and formulas
  • Design simple to complex formulas by nesting Excel functions
  • Import, fine-tune, and share Excel data
  • Create, manage, and launch macros

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Microsoft Excel Introduction Important Info

  • Microsoft Excel Introduction Blended Learning Description

    This product offers access to a library of Microsoft Office on-demand courses including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and more. At any time during your annual access to this offering, you may attend one of our 1-day review sessions focused specifically on Creating and Designing Excel Workbooks (4610).

  • Requirements

    • Familiarity working in Microsoft Windows
  • Software

    • This course is applicable to all versions of Excel, from Excel 97 to Excel 2016

Outline

  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel

    • Examining the Excel interface
    • Working with cell ranges—navigating and selecting cells with the mouse and keyboard
    • Entering and editing data, and employing AutoFill to enter data
    • Inserting and deleting rows and columns, and adjusting column width and row height
    • Manipulating data with cut, copy, paste, and the clipboard
    • Dragging and dropping data with the mouse without using the clipboard
    • Leveraging multiple worksheets
  • Formulas and Functions

    • Writing simple formulas
    • Exploring audit tools to examine and evaluate formulas
    • Referencing cells in formulas using relative and absolute references
    • Configuring cells for the number format and alignment
    • Constructing common functions with the aid of the function wizard and the Formula tab
    • Implementing names in formulas and functions
  • Worksheet Formatting and Presentation

    • Setting up initial cell formatting
    • Drawing attention to data with formatting
    • Working with templates
    • Protecting cell ranges and worksheets
    • Analyzing data with conditional formatting
  • Getting Data In and Out

    • Importing data into Excel from various sources: text, web, Microsoft Access, SQL Server
    • Fixing data with global replace and data tools
    • TEXT and DATE functions
    • 2013 Flash Fill assistant
    • Sorting, filtering, and summarizing data with auto filter and tables
  • Creating Visual Presentation of Data

    • Leveraging charts to create a visual presentation
    • Creating charts using wizards
    • Adjusting chart settings, including titles, labels, and chart types
    • Setting up your workbook for printing
  • Introducing Advanced Features

    • Implementing dates
    • Summarizing data from other worksheets with 3-D formulas
    • Designing IF functions and conditional formatting
    • Analyzing summary data with Pivot tables and slicers

Microsoft Excel Introduction Blended Learning FAQs

  • What background do I need?

    No specific experience is required.

  • Is the on-demand content the same as the 3-day instructor class?

    No. While many of the same points are covered, taking the instructor-led Introduction to Microsoft Excel course provides the deepest dive into that area. This offering is indented for those who wish to gain a broad knowledge of the topics described in the course outline above - including Excel.

  • How can I sign up for a review session?

    Once you are enrolled in the program, specific details and dates will be sent to you.

  • What on-demand content will I receive?

    An outline of the content you will receive can be seen above. You will also get access to any new on-demand content that becomes available during your annual enrollment period.

  • How will I access my course materials if I choose this method?

    Once payment is received, you will receive an email from Learning Tree with all the links and information you need to get started.

In Class & Live, Online Training

Microsoft Excel Introduction Important Course Info

  • Microsoft Excel Introduction Training Course Description

    In this introductory course, you learn how to summarize data with Excel by incorporating formulas, formatting, and charts and graphs. You also gain the skills to efficiently navigate and manipulate multiple spreadsheets in a workbook, optimize your worksheets using templates, graphs and formulas, and design simple-to-complex formulas by nesting Excel functions.

  • Requirements

    • Familiarity working in Microsoft Windows
  • Software

    • This course is applicable to all versions of Excel, from Excel 97 to Excel 2016

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel

    • Examining the Excel interface
    • Working with cell ranges—navigating and selecting cells with the mouse and keyboard
    • Entering and editing data, and employing AutoFill to enter data
    • Inserting and deleting rows and columns, and adjusting column width and row height
    • Manipulating data with cut, copy, paste, and the clipboard
    • Dragging and dropping data with the mouse without using the clipboard
    • Leveraging multiple worksheets
  • Formulas and Functions

    • Writing simple formulas
    • Exploring audit tools to examine and evaluate formulas
    • Referencing cells in formulas using relative and absolute references
    • Configuring cells for the number format and alignment
    • Constructing common functions with the aid of the function wizard and the Formula tab
    • Implementing names in formulas and functions
  • Worksheet Formatting and Presentation

    • Setting up initial cell formatting
    • Drawing attention to data with formatting
    • Working with templates
    • Protecting cell ranges and worksheets
    • Analyzing data with conditional formatting
  • Getting Data In and Out

    • Importing data into Excel from various sources: text, web, Microsoft Access, SQL Server
    • Fixing data with global replace and data tools
    • TEXT and DATE functions
    • 2013 Flash Fill assistant
    • Sorting, filtering, and summarizing data with auto filter and tables
  • Creating Visual Presentation of Data

    • Leveraging charts to create a visual presentation
    • Creating charts using wizards
    • Adjusting chart settings, including titles, labels, and chart types
    • Setting up your workbook for printing
  • Introducing Advanced Features

    • Implementing dates
    • Summarizing data from other worksheets with 3-D formulas
    • Designing IF functions and conditional formatting
    • Analyzing summary data with Pivot tables and slicers

Microsoft Excel Introduction Training Course FAQs

  • What background do I need?

    No specific experience is required.

  • Is the on-demand content the same as the 3-day instructor class?

    No. While many of the same points are covered, taking the instructor-led Introduction to Microsoft Excel course provides the deepest dive into that area. This offering is indented for those who wish to gain a broad knowledge of the topics described in the course outline above - including Excel.

Unlimited Access to Everything

Microsoft Excel Introduction Important Info

  • Microsoft Excel Introduction Premium Blended Description

    This product offers access to a library of Microsoft Office on-demand courses including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and more. At any time during your annual access to this offering, you may attend one of our 1-day review sessions focused specifically on Creating and Designing Excel Workbooks (4610). Enrolling in this bundle also grants you access to any of our multi-day Introduction to Microsoft Excel (1361) course events.

  • Requirements

    • Familiarity working in Microsoft Windows
  • Software

    • This course is applicable to all versions of Excel, from Excel 97 to Excel 2016

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel

    • Examining the Excel interface
    • Working with cell ranges—navigating and selecting cells with the mouse and keyboard
    • Entering and editing data, and employing AutoFill to enter data
    • Inserting and deleting rows and columns, and adjusting column width and row height
    • Manipulating data with cut, copy, paste, and the clipboard
    • Dragging and dropping data with the mouse without using the clipboard
    • Leveraging multiple worksheets
  • Formulas and Functions

    • Writing simple formulas
    • Exploring audit tools to examine and evaluate formulas
    • Referencing cells in formulas using relative and absolute references
    • Configuring cells for the number format and alignment
    • Constructing common functions with the aid of the function wizard and the Formula tab
    • Implementing names in formulas and functions
  • Worksheet Formatting and Presentation

    • Setting up initial cell formatting
    • Drawing attention to data with formatting
    • Working with templates
    • Protecting cell ranges and worksheets
    • Analyzing data with conditional formatting
  • Getting Data In and Out

    • Importing data into Excel from various sources: text, web, Microsoft Access, SQL Server
    • Fixing data with global replace and data tools
    • TEXT and DATE functions
    • 2013 Flash Fill assistant
    • Sorting, filtering, and summarizing data with auto filter and tables
  • Creating Visual Presentation of Data

    • Leveraging charts to create a visual presentation
    • Creating charts using wizards
    • Adjusting chart settings, including titles, labels, and chart types
    • Setting up your workbook for printing
  • Introducing Advanced Features

    • Implementing dates
    • Summarizing data from other worksheets with 3-D formulas
    • Designing IF functions and conditional formatting
    • Analyzing summary data with Pivot tables and slicers

Microsoft Excel Introduction Premium Training FAQs

  • What background do I need?

    No specific experience is required.

  • Is the on-demand content the same as the 3-day instructor class?

    No. While many of the same points are covered, taking the instructor-led Introduction to Microsoft Excel course provides the deepest dive into that area. This offering is indented for those who wish to gain a broad knowledge of the topics described in the course outline above - including Excel.

  • How can I sign up for a review session or in Instructor-led version of the course?

    Once you are enrolled in the program, specific details and dates will be sent to you.

  • What on-demand content will I receive?

    An outline of the content you will receive can be seen above. You will also get access to any new on-demand content that becomes available during your annual enrollment period.

  • How will I access my course materials if I choose this method?

    Once payment is received, you will receive an email from Learning Tree with all the links and information you need to get started.

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