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Excel 2016: Part 1

Course Description

This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed with Excel quickly. We will cover different features of the interface, show users how to print, cover some simple scenarios, and cover the basics of formatting.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, users should be comfortable with creating a new spreadsheet, working with basic formulas, making a spreadsheet look professional and presentable, and saving and printing a spreadsheet.

Course Prerequisites

This course assumes that the user understands the basics of using a Windows-based computer. Students should be comfortable using the keyboard, mouse, and Start menu. Understanding and experience with printing and using a web browser is an asset, but not required. No previous experience with other versions of Excel is necessary.

Course Outline

Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 2016

In this lesson, students will learn how to identify the elements of the Excel interface, create a basic worksheet, and use the help system.

Performing Calculations

This lesson covers how to create formulas in a worksheet, insert functions in a worksheet, and reuse formulas.

Modifying a Worksheet

Next, students will learn how to manipulate data, as well as how to insert, manipulate, and delete cells, columns, and rows. Searching for and replacing data and how to spell check a worksheet are also discussed.

Formatting a Worksheet

This lesson covers how to modify fonts, add borders and colors to cells, apply number formats, align cell contents, and apply cell styles.

Printing Workbook Contents

In this lesson, students will learn how to define the basic page layout for a workbook, refine the page layout, and apply print options.

Managing Large Workbooks

This lesson will teach students how to format worksheet tabs, manage worksheets, and manage the view of worksheets and workbooks.

Customizing the Excel Environment

In this final lesson, students will learn how to customize general, language, formula, proofing, and saving options. It also covers how to use Excel’s version control features, customize the ribbon and the Quick Access toolbar, enable add-ins, and customize advanced and Trust Center options.

Price per Person: $295

Group Discount:

10% discount for 3 or more attendees in one class.

Class Requirements:

Attendees are required to bring their own device with the application already installed. Please make sure your device has all the latest updates installed prior to the class.

Number of Attendees*
Class Date:

June 23, 2020

Class Length:

All Day

Skill Level:

Beginner