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Excel Classes

Take your skills to the next level with comprehensive Excel training. In addition to introductory through advanced level courses, classes are available in Excel Charts, Formulas and Functions, PivotTables, Data Manipulation, and VBA. [More on Excel Classes]

Introduction to Excel

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows.) Use Excel to create spreadsheets for accounting, budgeting, expense tracking, and other applications. Learn to set up and format worksheets and enter labels, values, and formulas. Discover how to select data, restrict data entry, adjust column widths, and move around the worksheet. Other topics include using simple statistical functions, editing and deleting data, moving and copying cell contents, understanding absolute and relative references, setting up worksheet pages, and printing.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0295 Wed., Oct. 2West CountyDawn Robinson
E0315 Tues., Oct. 15West CountyDawn Robinson
E0337 Thurs., Nov. 7West CountyNancy Haupt
E0391 Wed., Nov. 20West CountyDawn Robinson
E0380 Mon., Dec. 2West CountyDawn Robinson
E0411 Tues., Dec. 17West CountyDawn Robinson
E0421 Tues., Jan. 7West CountyNancy Haupt
E0477 Fri., Jan. 24West CountyTina Wolk Hefner

Intermediate Applications of Excel

(Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent experience. You should know how to create formulas using the formula bar and understand absolute and relative references.) Learn to design effective spreadsheets that others can use and interpret easily. Practice applying effective design techniques, including naming cells, protecting cells, and making your spreadsheets easy to read. Additional topics include working with multiple worksheets, creating templates, rounding data, using conditional functions, and applying conditional formatting.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0296 Wed., Oct. 9West CountyDawn Robinson
E0316 Wed., Oct. 23West CountyDawn Robinson
E0338 Thurs., Nov. 14West CountyNancy Haupt
E0340 Fri., Nov. 15West CountyDawn Robinson
E0392 Tues., Nov. 26West CountyDawn Robinson
E0381 Mon., Dec. 9West CountyDawn Robinson
E0422 Wed., Jan. 8West CountyDawn Robinson
E0478 Fri., Jan. 31West CountyTina Wolk Hefner

Advanced Applications of Excel

(Prerequisite: Intermediate Applications of Excel or equivalent experience.) Learn advanced functions and database management techniques, including sorting and filtering data, using database statistical functions. Get the most out of your Excel applications by linking data between worksheets and workbooks. Other topics include using lookup tables and performing what-if analysis using Goal Seek and scenarios.
Fee: $199

Excel 2016  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E0297 Wed., Oct. 16West CountyDawn Robinson
E0339 Thurs., Nov. 21West CountyNancy Haupt
E0382 Mon., Dec. 16West CountyDawn Robinson
E0423 Tues., Jan. 14West CountyDawn Robinson

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

Classes are available in Excel VBA that teach you how to use macros and customize your spreadsheets. Other Excel classes offered include Excel Charts, PivotTables, Formulas and Functions, and Excel Data Manipulation.