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.

Course Overview

  • Standard Price

    £300*
  • Public Sector Price

    £250*
  • Charity Price

    £200*
  • *Excluding VAT
  • Duration

    1 day
  • Class size

    8 approx.
  • Location

    London
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  • Requirements

    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).

Course Overview

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

Course Timetable

Session 1

  • Brief recap on Formulae and Absolute Cell References
  • Simple Range Names
  • Time Formats, Calculating with Time, Pasting Excel to Word (with and without Links)

Session 2

  • Using the Paste Function
  • Common Functions: Average, Min and Max
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Using Basic If Function
  • Using CountIf

Session 3

  • Using Multiple Worksheets
  • Grouping across Sheets
  • Linking Formulae across Sheets
  • Consolidation

Session 4

  • Pivot Tables

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Frist and foremost, the teacher was excellent. Furthermore, I found the entire day to be extremely well thought out and carefully constructed. It turned out to be much better than I was expecting. After all - it was a course on Excel training, yet I wasn't bored at all.

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The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (hot buffet lunch 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.

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  • 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

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