About this Course

Tech Type Performance
Duration 1 Day

You have used Excel 2003 in your job and are now upgrading. In this course you will learn the new features of Excel 2013 that will help to streamline your work.

Further detailed training is available on all other Office 2013 applications, including: Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, InfoPath, Project, Publisher, SharePoint, OneNote and Visio 2013.

Target Audience:

An experienced end user who has worked regularly with Excel 2003 and needs to know the new features of Excel 2013.


  • Before attending this course, delegates should be existing Microsoft Excel 2003 users who will be required to use Microsoft Excel 2013. They should have basic knowledge of this application and should be able to use a keyboard and mouse and be able to navigate the Windows XP or Windows 7 operating system, including using Windows Explorer.

Delegates will learn how to

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

  • Explore the general environment of Excel 2013
  • Use the key new features of Excel 2013


Module 1 - Using the Excel 2013 Environment

  • Excel Start Screen
  • Templates
  • The Ribbon (Customization and Developer Tabs)
  • Tabs, Groups, Commands
  • Dialog Box Launcher
  • Quick Access Toolbar
  • File Tab (Backstage View)
  • Excel Options
  • Views and Zooming
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Workbook Windows
  • Document Inspector
  • File Formats, Compatibility and Versions
  • Integration (SharePoint / SkyDrive)
  • File Types

Module 2 - Excel General Features

  • Increased Capacity
  • Mini Toolbar
  • Live Previews
  • Galleries
  • Print Preview / Page Layout View
  • Cut, Copy and New Paste Options
  • Flash Fill
  • Digital Signature
  • Equations

Module 3 - Formulas and Functions

  • Formula Bar
  • AutoComplete
  • Name Manager
  • New Functions

Module 4 - Worksheet Formatting

  • Cell Styles
  • Conditional Formatting

Module 5 - Data Management

  • Sort and Filter Data
  • Create and Modify Excel Tables
  • Use Slicers with Tables

Module 6 - Data Analysis

  • Use Quick Analysis Tool
  • Create Pivot Tables and Charts
  • Use Slicers with Pivot Tables

Module 7 - Charts and Graphics

  • Create and Modify Charts
  • Use Recommended Charts
  • Create Sparklines
  • Insert SmartArt
  • Insert Online Pictures
  • Insert Screenshots
  • Use Themes

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.

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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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