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Microsoft Excel : Intermediate

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One Day Course

Now Available As Online Training!


A continuation on from the introductory course, this one day course looks at more in-depth functionality and commands in Excel.

It introduces new concepts for sorting data and building conditional formulae. If you think you know Excel, this course will show you what you've been missing all these years.

Delegates will leave feeling a new confidence in their Excel expertise and ready to take on new challenges with financial data.

The public course will take place using Office 365 on PC.

You should have attended the Introduction to Microsoft Excel course at Media Training or have an equivalent working knowledge.

Public Course Dates & Pricing

Public Courses

Small class sizes so you get the maximum amount of trainer time possible. You attend with delegates from other companies.

Private Courses

One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.

From £499 + VAT per day

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Course Outline

  • Introduction Refresher on basic formulas & functions
    • Statistical functions (Average, Max, Min, Count and Counta)
    • Using relative & absolute addressing
    • Creating, using and editing range names
    • Locking cells and worksheets

    Working with Worksheets
    • Deleting, moving & copying worksheets
    • Grouping worksheets
    • Setting Tab colour
    • Performing calculations across sheets

    Taking formulas to the next level
    • The basic IF function
    • Simple VLOOKUP
    • Date functions

    Questions & answers
  • Highlight data with formatting
    • Apply Conditional Formatting Rules
    • Use the Conditional formatting rules manager
    • Create Conditional formatting using a formula
    • Clearing rules

    Quick Analysis
    • Create charts and Sparklines
    • Creating a Combination chart
    • Totals

    Totals Working with Lists
    • Freezing panes
    • Sorting & filtering
    • Advanced filtering
    • Using the subtotal tool
    • Formatting as a table
    • FlashFill

    Questions & answers
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Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

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Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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