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Microsoft Office Excel Essentials  

Overview

Welcome to the first part of our Microsoft Office Excel 2016 course. Excel is Microsoft’s powerful and easy-to-use spreadsheet program. This new version of Excel incorporates some new features and integration of features that were previously only available as separate add-ins.

By the end of this course, users should be comfortable with creating a new spreadsheet, working with basic formulae, making a spreadsheet look professional and presentable, and saving and printing a spreadsheet

 

ACCREDITED/ALIGNED TO UNIT STANDARD ID 116937 NQF LEVEL 2, 4 CREDITS

Prerequisites

This course assumes that the user understands the basics of using a Windows-based computer. Students should be comfortable using the keyboard, mouse, and Start menu. Understanding and experience with printing and using a web browser is an asset, but not required. No previous experience with other versions of Excel is necessary.

Course Accreditations

Credit-bearing training option is available for this course (Unit Standard 116937, Level 2, 4 Credits), please ask our Sales Consultant for more info. 

Price

R2200 Incl VAT Per Person, Includes Manual, Dataset CD

PLEASE NOTE: Learnfast serves a full lunch during break as well as coffee, tea and biscuits as part at no extra cost. We also cater for special meals.

Duration

1 Day (80:30 - 16:00)

Skill Level

  • Beginners

Our myWay Learning Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience. We deliver instructor led classes full time, part-time, weekends and onsite.

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Mentored Learning

The "myWay Mentored Learning” was created in response for more flexible learning schedules and focused content. It allows each student to progress in a manner that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule that a fixed, lecture based approach does not allow for. You will be mentored on a one to one basis by a subject matter expert with continues practical exposure and focus on problem areas, allowing you to progress at your own pace and deciding what content requires more or less time.

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Distance Learning

Do a course at your own pace via our “myWay Distance Learning”. We have re-defined studying via online by combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, extra resources, questionnaires and much more, all supported via out Online Student Portal. You will get a course coach and lecturer assigned to you so that you never feel alone and have support whenever you need. Your coach will look after you and your study health, encouraging you to progress constantly.

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Important Notes

  • Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  • Learnfast retains the right to change this calendar without any notification.
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order for the full amount of the training.
  • For full day courses Learnfast will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where applicable), tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at Learnfast only. Catering is not included for OnSite training and laptop is available for hire at an additional cost if required.
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via fax or email at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  • Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  • Learnfast suggests clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled before booking flight and accommodation. Learnfast is NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients.

Module 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 2016

  • TOPIC A: Identify the Elements of the Excel Interface
  • TOPIC B: Create a Basic Worksheet
  • TOPIC C: Use the Help System

Module 2: Performing Calculations

  • TOPIC A: Create Formulas in a Worksheet
  • TOPIC B: Insert Functions in a Worksheet
  • TOPIC C: Reuse Formulas

Module 3: Modifying a Worksheet

  • TOPIC A: Manipulate Data
  • TOPIC B: Insert, Manipulate and Delete Cells, Columns and Rows
  • TOPIC C: Search For and Replace Data
  • TOPIC D: Spell Check a Worksheet

Module 4: Formatting a Worksheet

  • TOPIC A: Modify Fonts
  • TOPIC B: Add Borders and Colors to Cells
  • TOPIC C: Apply Number Formats
  • TOPIC D: Align Cell Contents
  • TOPIC E: Apply Cell Styles

Module 5: Printing Workbook Contents

  • TOPIC A: Define the Basic Page Layout for a Workbook
  • TOPIC B: Refine the Page Layout and Apply Print Options

Module 6: Managing Large Workbooks

  • TOPIC A: Format Worksheet Tabs
  • TOPIC B: Manage Worksheets
  • TOPIC C: Manage the View of Worksheets and Workbooks

Module 7: Customizing the Excel Environment

  • TOPIC A: Customize General and Language Options
  • TOPIC B: Customize Formula Options
  • TOPIC C: Customize Proofing and Save Options
  • TOPIC D: Customize the Ribbon and Quick Access Toolbar
  • TOPIC E: Customize the Functionality of Excel by Enabling Add-Ins
  • TOPIC F: Customize Advanced and Trust Centre Options
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