Intermediate Excel Core Level 2
In this intermediate level course, you will learn time-saving techniques including Conditional Formatting, range names and formulas such as Average, Min, Max and Count IF. You will also learn how to create a basic Pivot Table to summarise large sets of data quickly and easily.
It is designed for users with some experience of Excel, who can create and alter spreadsheets, and create basic calculations.
Public Sector Price£250*
- *Excluding VAT
Class size8 approx.
Learners must have used Excel before and be familiar with using formulae for calculations; for example a multiplication that involves a fixed figure (such as VAT) and requires an Absolute Cell Reference (e.g. $B$4).
What you will learn
In particular you will be able to:
- Create formulas using time and time formats
- Manually create a range name to refer to a cell, for example ‘VAT’ rather than B2
- Paste special, Copy part of your Excel spreadsheet to a Word document and have any changes made in Excel updated in the Word document
- Use functions such as average, minimum and maximum to create statistical information
- Use Conditional Formatting to automatically change the look of cells depending on their value
- Create a calculation based on a condition. e.g. add a £10 bonus to all staff who have achieved results above target
- Count entries if they meet a condition. e.g. count the number of customers who live in Leeds
- Create and work on more than one worksheet and group them to make changes simultaneously
- Use the Consolidate feature to summarise multiple sheets of data. Link formulas across Worksheets
- Protect your data from deletions or changes
- Create a basic Pivot Table to summarise large sets of data easily
- Brief recap on Formulae and Absolute Cell References
- Simple Range Names
- Time Formats, Calculating with Time, Pasting Excel to Word (with and without Links)
- Using the Paste Function
- Common Functions: Average, Min and Max
- Conditional Formatting
- Using Basic If Function
- Using CountIf
- Using Multiple Worksheets
- Grouping across Sheets
- Linking Formulae across Sheets
- Pivot Tables
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The Small Print
The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (lunch is served 1pm to 1:45pm — we offer a choice of 3 cold bowl dishes). 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.
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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 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 post-course support package
- 2 years of free access to our IT Helpline
- Unlimited access - call or email our team as often as you need
- Ask about any content covered on your course
- Included in the price of our training sessions
Did you know...
...we also run more advanced Excel courses?
Learn how to summarise and display useful and relevant information to help you make better decisions with our courses that focus on Pivot Tables, Dashboards and Charts.
Take a look at the courses below:
Analysing Excel Data for Better Business Decisions to enable you to quickly and effectively analyse data by using techniques such as interactive Dashboards, Conditional Formatting and Pivot Tables. Find out more
Advanced Excel Pivot Tables: From Data to Dashboard to enable you to to use Excel’s powerful Pivot Table and Pivot Chart tools to summarise and display useful and relevant information to help your decision makers use all of this data. Find out more
Excel Without Maths to explore several cool Excel features that will help make Excel better and more efficient for you — without having to use formulas! Find out more