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Foundation Excel - Derby

Host: East Midlands Chamber
Venue: Derby Office
Date: Wednesday 19th December, 2018
Time: 9.30am - 16.30pm
Cost: Member £205 + VAT - Non Member £290 + VAT

Foundation Excel

This one day course is primarily designed for people who need to know how to use Excel and is designed for people new to the Excel environment. It is ideal for people who are required to produce reports, budgets and lists, using formulae for automated calculations and the like.

Course programme in detail

• Getting to know excel
• Creating a new workbook
• Working with workbooks
• Editing in a workbook
• Copying excel data
• Formulas and functions
• Row and column formatting
• Number and Font formatting
• Printing
• Creating charts

Course outcome

On completion of this course you will be able to work within the basic Excel environment; create a new workbook; make changes to data in a workbook; understand and work with ranges; understand, create and work with formulas and functions used to perform calculations; understand and use formatting features; print Excel data and create effective Charts.

Who should attend

This course assumes little or no knowledge of spreadsheets or Microsoft Excel and is therefore suitable for those just beginning to use Excel or only use it infrequently. However, it would be beneficial to have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system environment.

Course delivery

This course is delivered from the Chambers modern training facilities and is limited to a maximum of 8 delegates. Lunch and refreshments are provided as part of this course. Please note, there is no requirement for delegates to bring any stationery or IT equipment unless otherwise stated in the joining instructions.

About the trainer

The tutor for the course is Martin Perry who has many years experience as an IT Trainer. Martin's courses are geared to ensuring all delegates walk away with new skills regardless of their ability when they arrived. All courses are delivered in such a way that delegates continually use Excel throughout the day ensuring maximum hands on experience.

Other courses you may benefit from

• Intermediate Excel
• Advanced Excel
• A variety of Microsoft packages are available on a bespoke basis, including MS Word, PowerPoint etc. Please contact us for more information.
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