Microsoft Excel 2016 - Level 2 Advanced


Course introduction

Excel has become very much more than just a simple spreadsheet. Although its roots are still in number management, today Excel’s uses cover a wide gamut – from simple data entry to complicated financial models and analysis.

Course Benefits

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to;

  • Learn how to use complex functions to model their data
  • Learn to generate a variety of answers and reports.

Target Audience

Those seeking to further their knowledge of Excel would benefit from this course. Those needing to create spreadsheet models & data analysis are especially encouraged to attend.

Course Outline

Using Range Names

  • Assigning Names
  • Jumping to Named Ranges
  • Create Range Names from Headings
  • Managing Names
  • Using Names in Formulas and Functions
Database / List Operations
  • Introduction to Excel Databases
  • Using Tables
  • Removing Duplicates
  • Filtering
  • Database Functions
  • Summarise Data Using Subtotals
  • Grouping and Outlining Data
Data Validation
  • Setting Data Validation
  • Displaying Input Message and Error Alert
  • Circling Invalid Data
Data Consolidation
  • 3D Formulae: Using Multi-Dimension Worksheets and Workbooks
  • Consolidating Data
Auditing Worksheets
  • Tracking Errors in Excel
  • Understanding Precedents and Dependencies
  • Viewing and Hiding Tracer Arrows
  • Resolving Circular References
  • Using the Watch Window
  • Evaluate Formulas
Advanced Functions
  • Nesting of Functions
  • Lookups and Referencing
  • Combining Functions
Data Analysis
  • What-If Analysis
  • Using Goal Seek
  • Solver
  • Using the Scenario Manager
Pivot Tables
  • Understanding Pivot Tables
  • Building a Pivot Table
  • Pivot Table Formatting
  • Creating Pivot Charts
  • Printing a Pivot Report
  • Sharing Workbooks
  • Merging Workbooks

Available Course Sessions

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