Excel 2016 Core Level 3

If you use Excel for budgets, timesheets, reports or other data that needs calculating, this course will improve your ability or organise and analyse data. You’ll take functions further and be able to make them more powerful by nesting them. You will also learn ways to represent your data in a visual and readily understandable chart. This course is designed for confident PC users of Excel 2016.

Course Dates:

7th Jul 2017 (spaces available)

2nd Aug 2017 (spaces available)

29th Aug 2017 (spaces available)

27th Sep 2017 (spaces available)

24th Oct 2017 (spaces available)

24th Nov 2017 (spaces available)

22nd Dec 2017 (spaces available)

18th Jan 2018 (spaces available)

7th Feb 2018 (spaces available)

22nd Feb 2018 (spaces available)

8th Mar 2018 (spaces available)

23rd Mar 2018 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £300 (+VAT)

Charity: £200 (+VAT)

Public Sector: £245 (+VAT)

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

Course Requirements

Learners must be confident creating formulas that use Absolute Cell References ($ to fix cell references), Named Ranges and more complex functions like IF. If you’re not confident with those, look at our Excel 2013/2016 Core Level 2 course.

This course is designed for and trained in Excel 2016. It is also available for users of Excel 2013 and Excel 2007/2010 – please ensure you attend the course that is appropriate for your version of Excel.

Timetable

Session One: Range Names and Nesting Functions

  • Partial Absolute Cell References
  • Range Names
  • Data Validation
  • Nesting Logical Function: IF, AND, OR

Session Two: Excel 2016 functions

  • IFs
  • SWITCH
  • CONCAT
  • TEXTJOIN
  • MINIFS, MAXIFS

Session Three: Lookups

  • VLookup (and if there’s time, HLOOKUP too)
  • Nesting COLUMN and/or ROW function to make your Lookup autofillable
  • IFERROR, IFNA

Session Four: Data visualisation

  • Conditional formatting using a formula, including using IF and conditional formatting for RAG
  • More charts: Combo, Funnel, Waterfall, Box and whisker, Pivot
  • Forecast sheet
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SMALL PRINT

The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.


THE HAPPY GUARANTEE

We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.

If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please just get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.

Your Course Trainers

Ed Lepre

Ed Lepre

Ed is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has worked at Happy for over 12 years. Although he trains the full suite of MS Office and non-Office packages at all levels, his favourite package is Excel. A previous winner of the prestigious Learning and Performance Institute's 'Learning Professional of the Year' award, as well as other training accolades, he is also the IT Helpline Manager.

Sal Agoro

Sal Agoro

Sal trains most MS Office packages. Her real love is in transferring knowledge by making her training sessions fun and more impactful. She is Happy’s Outlook Champion and ensures Outlook courses and training material are updated regularly with new features. Sal has been at happy for almost 2 years.

Paul Wherly

Paul Wherly

Paul trains on Microsoft products both on the Mac and PC platforms including VBA. Paul has trained with Happy since "the dawn of MS-DOS when formulas ruled the earth."

Kristina Kendall

Kristina Kendall

Kristina is an associate IT Trainer, she’s been training for 8 years and working for Happy since 2015. She provides training mainly on Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook. Her favourite package is Excel; she loves to show people shortcuts and quicker ways of working.