• Authored Course

About this Course

Special Notices

Please note: for Attend from Anywhere customers an additional screen is required for this course to work through remote desktop labs and view training information.

This course is applicable to users of either 2010, 2013 or 2016 and is for users of Microsoft Access who are looking to obtain skills at an advanced level working behind the scenes of relational databases. If you’re attending at a QA location, the course will be delivered on Access 2016.

Target Audience

The course is aimed at users who wish to obtain skills in advanced table, query, form and report design, and manage their databases, as well as users who are looking to provide some levels of automation. These can be users who have already designed databases, have inherited databases or are looking to create databases.

Learn from the UK's leading Microsoft training provider

  • Comprehensive curriculum

    We deliver over 20,000 Microsoft training courses in the UK each year

  • Experienced experts

    Our first-class learning specialists all have a minimum of 5 years training experience

  • Superb satisfaction scores

    99% of our delegates are satisfied with their Microsoft course

  • Trusted training

    We are the largest Microsoft Gold Learning Partner in the UK

  • Microsoft Partner Gold Learning

Why people choose QA

Locations

There are over 20 QA learning centres and many other sites spread across the UK, providing a convenient choice of learning locations and ensuring that over 90% of the population is within 45 minutes of a training destination. Learn more

  • London

    London

    International House

  • Manchester

    Manchester

    Oxford Street

Delegate portal

Booking courses with QA has always been easy, but now we've made it even easier. With myQA you can book, administer and manage all your bookings online, in one place. Login / sign-up

Detailed Information

Module 1 - Advanced Table Design

  • Advanced Field Properties
  • Table Properties

Module 2 - Advanced Query Design

  • Advanced Naming Conventions
  • Join Tables in Queries
  • Manage Query Joins
  • Use Self-Joins in Queries
  • Summarise Data in Queries
  • Parameter Queries
  • Action Queries
  • Crosstab Queries

Module 3 - Advanced Form Design

  • Create Subforms and Linked Forms
  • Form Controls
  • Command Buttons
  • Form Properties
  • Interface, Start-Up and Navigations Forms

Module 4 - Working with Macros

  • Create Single Macros
  • Run Macros
  • Work with Sub Macros
  • Use Conditional Macros
  • Run Macros from Buttons
  • Assign Macros to Events

Module 5 - Extending Data Reach

  • Import Data
  • Export Data
  • Work with Linked Tables

Module 6 - Managing Databases

  • Object Dependencies
  • Database Documenter
  • Performance Analyzers
  • Regular Management of a Database
  • Access Database Security
  • Appendix 1 - Importing Access Objects
  • Appendix 2 - Using Forms with Parameter Queries
  • Appendix 3 - Create Union Queries
  • Appendix 4 - Custom Web Apps
  • Appendix 5 - Relationships (as reference)

Before attending this course, students should have attended QA courses QAACINTC or DAC10L1 or similar.

Equivalent skills that would see students be able to create simple tables, forms, reports and queries, make modifications in the design view of database objects and have a good understanding or relational database concepts such as table relationships are also appropriate.

Please Note: If you attend a course and do not meet the prerequisites you may be asked to leave.

Use advanced features in the design of all major objects.

You will learn how to apply simple automation to database objects using macros, how to use built in database tools to manage a database and also work with external data to import, export and link data in a database.

Please note: for Attend from Anywhere customers an additional screen is required for this course to work through remote desktop labs and view training information.

Microsoft
Microsoft Certifications

Take the next step in your career by achieving certification in Microsoft Technologies.

Microsoft Azure
Microsoft Azure

Master Azure with QA, the 2015 Microsoft Worldwide Learning Partner of the Year.

Windows Server
Windows Server 2016

Learn to efficiently manage corporate IT infrastructures with Windows Server 2016.

MOC on Demand

Delivers Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) courses online straight to your device.