About this course

Course type Performance
Course code QAEX16INT
Duration 1 Day

You will create and edit basic Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheets and workbooks.

Target Audience

This course is designed for those who wish to gain the necessary skills to create, edit, format and print basic Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheets.

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"George was great and took time on each subject to ensure we fully understood everything."   Apr 2017

"Sarah was super knowledgeable and worked at a pace that the group could keep up with. No question was too stupid or problematic and she certainly brought what can be a dull subject to life with good examples, enthusiasm and energy."   Dec 2017

"Brilliant trainer. Made me feel comfortable. Very clear plenty of examples to support learning experience and make it memorable."   Sep 2017


  • Use a mouse

  • Type and use a keyboard

  • Navigate through Windows files and folders

  • Work with windows - minimise, maximise, open and close

Delegates will learn how to

  • Get started with Excel 2016

  • Create a basic worksheet

  • Modify a workbook

  • Use formulas and functions

  • Format an Excel worksheet

  • Manage worksheets and workbooks

  • Set up printing options


Module 1: Getting Started with Excel 2016

Excel and the Excel Environment

Navigate and Select in Worksheets

Create a Basic Workbook

Open, Save and Close Workbooks

Use Microsoft Help

Module 2: Modifying a Workbook

Cut, Copy and Paste Commands

Flash Fill

AutoFill Options

Find and Replace


Undo and Redo

Insert and Delete Options

Column Width and Row Height

Hide and Unhide Options

Module 3: Using Formulas and Functions

Create Relative Formulas


Insert Functions

Use AutoSum

Copy Formulas

Create Absolute Formulas

Module 4: Formatting an Excel Worksheet

Font Group

Add Borders and Fill Colours

Cell Alignment

Number Formatting

Cell Styles and Galleries

Module 5: Managing Worksheets and Workbooks

Manage Worksheets

Freeze Rows and Columns

View Options for Worksheets and Workbooks

Module 6: Printing Options

Print Preview

Print Worksheets and Workbooks

Page Setup

Print Titles

Page Layout View


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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