About this Course

Tech Type Specialist
Code DEX03L3
Duration 1 Day

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You have used Microsoft Office Excel 2003 Level 2 to perform tasks such as running calculations on data and sorting and filtering numeric data. You would now like to automate some common tasks, apply advanced analysis techniques to more complex data sets, collaborate on worksheets with others, and share Excel data with other applications.

Target Audience:

This course was designed for delegates who wish to gain the skills necessary to create macros, collaborate with others, audit and analyse worksheet data, create PivotTables and PivotCharts, incorporate multiple data sources, and import and export data.

What's Included

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Key Learning Points


  • Create, edit and format spreadsheets
  • Navigate within worksheets and books
  • Create basic formulas - AutoSum
  • Use Insert Function to create built-in functions
  • Work with absolute references
  • Create basic charts
  • Sort and filter data
  • Open and navigate in a Word document
  • Browse the internet

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Customise workbooks
  • Collaborate with others using workbooks
  • Audit worksheets
  • Analyse data
  • Work with multiple workbooks
  • Import and export data
  • Structure workbooks with XML


Streamlining Workflow

  • Create a Macro
  • Edit a Macro
  • Customize Access to Excel Commands
  • Apply Conditional Formatting
  • Add Data Validation Criteria
  • Update a Workbook's Properties
  • Modify Excel's Default Settings

Collaborating with Others

  • Protect Files
  • Share a Workbook
  • Set Revision Tracking
  • Review Tracked Revisions
  • Merge Workbooks
  • Adjust Macro Settings
  • Administer Digital Signatures

Auditing Worksheets

  • Trace Cell Precedents
  • Trace Cell Dependents
  • Locate Errors in Formulas
  • Locate Invalid Data and Formulas
  • Watch and Evaluate Formulas
  • Group and Outline Data

Analyzing Data

  • Create a Trendline
  • Create Scenarios
  • Perform What-If Analysis
  • Develop a PivotTable Report
  • Develop a PivotChart Report
  • Perform Statistical Analysis with the Analysis ToolPak

Working with Multiple Workbooks

  • Create a Workspace
  • Consolidate Data
  • Link Cells in Different Workbooks
  • Edit Links
  • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Export to Microsoft Word
  • Import a Word Table
  • Import Text Files

Structuring XML Workbooks

  • Develop XML Maps
  • Import, Add, and Export XML Data
  • Manage XML Workbooks
  • Apply XML View Options
Specialist Course

1 Day

Microsoft Excel
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom / Attend from Anywhere

Receive classroom training at one of our nationwide training centres, or attend remotely via web access from anywhere.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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