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EXCEL ADVANCED

The best solution for Advanced Excel Training Courses

A hands-on one-day course with free e-learning revision after your training and pre-course online skills testing. Free bespoke course design is also available for private classes if the content needs to be adjusted
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CPD CERTIFIED COURSE
CPD accredited course

Note: this Excel Advanced course is CPD certified.
This means that not only has it been rigorously assessed in terms of content and quality, but it comes with a FREE CPD Certification certificate, as well as an Activia diploma of completion.

COURSE OUTLINE

Full details of modules and topics covered in this one-day course

VERSIONS COVERED

This course covers 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016 versions

Blended learning
FREE E-LEARNING REVISION

Note: Free e-learning revision is available with this course: 12 months of access for each delegate on scheduled public (open) classes and standard on-site/private classes (not available for bespoke courses) .

DURATION

This is a one-day training course structured into 7 modules

COURSE AIMS

This intensive hands-on one-day training course has been designed to provide delegates with a solid understanding of advanced Excel 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016 tools and concepts in order to increase their knowledge and productivity.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Users with a good understanding of Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016 who want to expand on their capabilities in a short space of time. Delegates should have a good working knowledge and understanding of the concepts covered in the Introduction and Intermediate courses.

MODULE 1:  Grouping & Outlining and Subtotals
Learning outcomes:
Useful Excel functions to summarise a spreadsheet making the data easier to identify and explain.
Topics covered:
  • Outlining and Grouping Data
  • Using the Subtotals Tool
MODULE 2:  What-If Analysis
Learning outcomes:
Tools designed to help with forecasting and finding solutions to complicated problems involving your spreadsheet's data and formulas.
Topics covered:
  • Exploring Scenarios
  • Goal Seek and Data Tables
  • Using Solver
MODULE 3:  PivotTables
Learning outcomes:
Creating Pivot Tables in order to display and summarise large quantities of data effectively.
Topics covered:
  • Getting Started with PivotTables
  • Displaying Data in a PivotTable
  • Formatting a PivotTable
  • Using the Classic PivotTable Layout
  • Slicers
MODULE 4:  Charting Pivoted Data
Learning outcomes:
Introducing Pivot Charts, adding specialist pivot charts to the already excellent Pivot Table feature.
Topics covered:
  • Getting Started with PivotCharts
  • Using the PivotChart Tools Tabs
  • Formatting a PivotChart
MODULE 5:  Advanced Excel Tasks
Learning outcomes:
Here we will look at sharing Excel files along with adding hyperlinks and Custom AutoFill Lists.
Topics covered:
  • Excel and Hyperlinks
  • Using Custom AutoFill Lists
  • Sharing Workbooks
MODULE 6:  Creating HLOOKUP and VLOOKUP Functions
Learning outcomes:
Exploring the different Lookup functions, ideal add further functionality to a spreadsheet to reference particular data quickly and effectively.
Topics covered:
  • Using the VLOOKUP Function
  • Using the LOOKUP Function
MODULE 7:  Introduction to Macros in Excel
Learning outcomes:
Explore how to create your own Macros and introducing Visual Basic for Applications, the application Macros are created in.
Topics covered:
  • Recording and Playing Macros
  • Copying and Deleting Macros
  • Visual Basic and Macros
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DELEGATE FEEDBACK FOR OUR
MICROSOFT EXCEL ADVANCED COURSE

AVERAGE REVIEW: 4.6 out of 5  BASED ON 205 REVIEWS

Helen Batchelor, Mar 14 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "I was very impressed with the content of the course and the instructor. Very good value for money"

 
Andrew Maher, Mar 7 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "Mandy was an excellent trainer and covered all the topics and elements of the course professionally and made sure everyone was competent with each section."

 
Keeley Littlewood, Mar 7 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "I would defiantly recommend the trainer Mandy she was brilliant at explaining everything. "

 
Lisa Etukudo , Feb 23 2017
Course rating of 4 stars "The trainer was very good."

 
Karolina Vacz Hosszu , Feb 16 2017
Course rating of 4 stars "thank you."

 
Eleanor Parker, Feb 8 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "Wendy was a great trainer - very patient and thorough."

 
Lisa Taylor, Feb 8 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "Chris was very friendly and could answer all our questions "

 
Rachel Shouler, Jan 24 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "Trainer was very helpful and patient."

 
Millie Ratcliff, Jan 20 2017
Course rating of 4 stars "Anthony was an excellent teacher who even took time out at lunch to answer questions, very friendly and encouraging and created a positive learning environment. I feel I have grasped the subjects he covered well as he gave plenty of opportunity to ask questions. "

 
Aide Mileviciute, Dec 22 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "It was an amazing experience and it's a 100% satisfaction"

 
Peter Gombala, Dec 22 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "Thank you for a good course, it gave me better understanding on some new topics which I was trying to explore previously."

 
Katie Frere, Dec 12 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "thank you"

 
Jean Harman, Dec 12 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "John was very patient. He was also very flexible re the course content indicating his excellent knowledge and experience level"

 
Kirsty Wyatt, Dec 8 2016
Course rating of 5 stars "The course was great and the trainer, Gareth, was excellent."

 
Rachael Powell, Dec 1 2016
Course rating of 5 stars "The trainer was absolutely lovely and very enthusiastic. She was great!"

 

MORE INFORMATION FOR
MICROSOFT EXCEL ADVANCED

Blended learning
FREE E-learning Revision

With our latest Microsoft Excel courses, you get free e-learning revision for a full 12 months after your class so you can reinforce the knowledge you have gained.

Access is simple: go to www.activia.co.uk/login/ and log in using your email address.   This will give you free access to our e-learning revision modules.

Note: These have been developed and written exclusively by Activia to maximise effectiveness, by matching the e-learning exactly to what you cover in class.   We hope you have fun, on the day of the course and with honing your knowledge afterwards!

General Information

All Activia advanced excel training courses have been created, reviewed and developed to ensure up to date provision and constantly improving standards of content. Our Microsoft Excel training is interactive and classroom-based which maximises learning through the ability to ask questions and discuss specific issues.

Class Sizes

Maximum class size for Microsoft Excel courses is 8 delegates, which ensures that attendees get adequate time for personal attention from the instructor. At some of our centres, the maximum class size is 6 delegates.

Note that we never cancel our scheduled classes -- even if there are only one or two delegates -- so once you have booked, your place is assured.

Larger Class Sizes for Excel 2007 to 2016

On our Public courses, you will always benefit from our small maximum class sizes of 8 delegates. In fact, the actual class size is often less.

However, if you want training for larger groups at your offices, we can deliver exactly the same content (though with a little less interactivity) for classes of up to 18 delegates, provided they have their own PCs or laptops. You will still have the exercises to download, and the same access to free e-learning revision, after the course.

These "large class" courses are a great choice if you need to get a lot of people trained in a short space of time, and the cost per delegate allows you to get more people upskilled within a limited budget.

[Note: Bespoke options are not available for these courses.]

If you would like to find out more, please get in touch to discuss.

How to book
Course, dates and delegate numbers
Decide on the Microsoft Excel course you want, the date(s) you can attend, and the number of delegates involved
Training location
Also decide whether you want training at your offices or at one of our centres
Speedy course booking
You can use the Speedy Quote option to contact us for a quick price, or you can book online from the schedule on this website
Call us
if at any time you want help or advice, or you want to book on the telephone, just call us on 0333 6000 111 to speak to one of our friendly training advisors

Note: With non-credit card bookings you must sign and return a Booking Form before we can confirm your training.

Also note: If you are a private individual you must pay by credit card at the time of booking.

The confirmation process
Course places allocated
Your place is allocated, along with workbooks (and lunches if it's at our centre)
Booking confirmation
You receive an official confirmation, with joining instructions (and directions if it's at our centre)
Training invoice
You receive a VAT invoice

Note: Please allow 1 - 2 working days for your confirmation and invoice.

What happens on the day

If you are coming to our centre, dress code is smart casual.   Refreshments and a free buffet lunch will be provided, but please note that, as a training company who relies on caterers, we are unable to reliably provide for differing dietary requirements, so if you are in any doubt then please bring your own.   The timetable is as follows:

9:15

ARRIVAL TIME

9:30

TRAINING STARTS

11:00

MID-MORNING BREAK



1:00

ONE HOUR LUNCH BREAK

3:15

MID-AFTERNOON BREAK

4:30

WRAP UP

Note: break times can vary according to the needs of the training, and course duration for smaller class sizes are usually shorter because fewer delegates have fewer questions !

For training at your offices, this itenerary can be varied by prior arrangement.

What you get

With every Microsoft Excel training course with Activia, you get a free workbook as well as downloadable exercises, which match the course content exactly, so you can review and revise afterwards to reinforce your knowledge. With all Excel 2007 to 2016 courses, you are also given 12 months access to free e-learning revision which will further help you to reinforce the lessons you have learned.

Every delegate on a Microsoft Excel course also gets an Activia Training Attendance Certificate.



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MICROSOFT EXCEL TRAINING

We can enhance your skills with Microsoft Excel spreadsheet training at any of our twelve training centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices: if you have groups of three or more staff who need training, this is a very convenient, flexible and cost effective option. Moreover, most of our advanced excel courses are 1 day, which keeps "out of office" periods for attendees to a minimum.

We have been delivering Microsoft Excel training all over the UK since 1995 and have continually developed our philosophy of high quality, flexible and results-driven provision of courses for training in Excel to ensure constantly improving standards of quality.   So you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give you a great return on your investment in Courses for Training in Excel from Activia.

Why not contact us today to see how we can help with providing your courses for Microsoft Excel ?


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