Excel Basic

Course Description

Excel Basic Training in Denver & Phoenix

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Class Price: $250

What’s included – a $1,180 value with:

  • Face-to-face, live interactive class
  • Retake – allows you to retake the entire class if you need a refresher within 6 months
  • Workshop – get 1on1 help from an instructor on your own work projects to help you apply what you learned, up to 6 months after the class
  • Lunch & Learn session – choose from different topics to learn something new in the future
  • Hard copy training manual – to take notes and take with you for future reference
  • Quick Tip sheet – color reference card with the top tips from class
  • Just Tips Newsletter subscription – for ongoing monthly tips to help you learn even more!

Are you new to Excel? An understanding of Excel is a requirement of nearly all professionals in today’s working world. This class is designed for students who need Excel training for beginners. This course in Phoenix and Denver, will teach you how to get started on the right foot with essential skills for using Excel spreadsheets. You will learn how navigate within Excel, easily enter information into spreadsheets, learn tricks to best view and manipulate and format data, and you will even learn how to create simple formulas. With basic Excel training, you will learn how to work with precreated spreadsheets, as well as create your own simple spreadsheets from scratch. Our instructors will be on hand to answer your questions and lead you to a thorough understanding of the application on a beginner’s level.

Training Class Goal

In this Basic Excel training course, students who complete the class will exit with a basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel, and have the confidence to build simple worksheets that use the basic functionality of the program. You will understand how Excel works and how to use it, giving you the foundation from which to grow.

Prerequisites

Students entering this class should possess general knowledge of the use of a computer, including the ability to use a mouse (click, double-click, right-click, click-and-drag), and the ability to type on a keyboard.

Topics Covered

Navigating to accomplish tasks

  • Using the Ribbon, Office Button, and menus (depending on software version)
  • Cells, columns, and rows
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Freezing and splitting panes
  • Zooming
  • Hiding columns and rows
  • Other classes covering Excel navigation

Entering basic data into Excel

  • Formatting dates and times
  • Spell check
  • Undo and redo buttons
  • Creating and modifying tables
  • Sorting and filtering tables

Creating basic Excel formulas

Using functions

Moving and copying data

  • Cut, copy & paste
  • Fill handle
  • AutoFill
  • Flash Fill
  • Smart Tags

Organizing and Working with Multiple worksheets

  • Renaming and coloring tabs
  • Moving, copying, and inserting worksheets
  • Margins
  • Headers and Footers
  • Printing Options

Basic Excel Formatting

The basic Excel training is optimal for beginners and those new to this application. It will give you the skills needed to work with spreadsheets, and get started in the intricate world of Excel. This training in Denver and Phoenix, will give you the confidence to navigate a spreadsheet, enter data into Excel, and even create simple formulas. Today, employers expect their workers to have at least an essential understanding of this important and powerful application. Mission Critical Training’s Excel training for beginners will get you the skills you need for a solid foundation in the world of spreadsheets and workbooks.

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Live & In-Person

All of the classes on this page are taught by live instructors who are present in the classroom.