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Excel Intermediate Course


Course
Alicia Pollock

Learn Excel, Microsoft Office’s spreadsheet software. This Excel tutorial covers sorting & filtering, pivot tables, logic formulas, text functions, and vlookup.

Course Description

Once you’re familiar with Excel, learning the more advanced tools will help you analyze your numbers for solid business decisions. We'll create pivot tables. We’ll demystify dozens of handy formulas: vlookup, date, text and logic formulas. We’ll sort and filter data tables, name ranges for easy understanding, and protect worksheets to keep them perfect. We’ll also explore more tools that you can use as soon as you get back to work.

 

It doesn’t matter what version of the PC or Mac operating system you’re using. The techniques we will cover work similarly in Excel for PC and Mac.

Instructional Level:

Intermediate

Course Length:

3 hours

Prerequisites:

  • Our "Learn Excel in 3 Hours Flat" course, or
  • Prior Excel experience.
  • A copy of Microsoft Excel.

Who should take this class?

  • Business owners and employees looking to analyze data for business decisions.
  • Students and job-seekers looking to boost their employment marketability.
  • Advanced students looking to fill in gaps in their knowledge. Since we specialize in what you “don’t know what you don’t know,” even seasoned users are guaranteed to glean essential nuggets of information to make using Excel easier than before.

 

What You’ll Learn

  • AutoFill Handle
  • Relative and Absolute Cell References
  • Named ranges
  • Data Tables for working with Lists
  • Pivot Tables
  • IF function
  • AND/OR/NOT functions
  • Nested functions
  • VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP
  • DATE functions
  • TEXT formulas including CONCATENATE and splitting text into columns
  • Tracing formulas
  • Protecting worksheets
  • Plus, you’ll learn valuable tips and tricks to shave time off your daily tasks.

 

 "Everything everyone else has ever taught me was worthless compared to this." ~PSU Student

Here is the course outline:

1. Download the Course Files

Download the handout that goes with the course.

Agenda and Notes
Download the Course Files

2. Watch the Videos: Intermediate Excel

Once you’re familiar with Excel, learning the more advanced tools will help you analyze your numbers for solid business decisions. We'll create pivot tables. We’ll demystify dozens of handy formulas: vlookup, date, text and logic formulas. We’ll sort and filter data tables, name ranges for easy understanding, and protect worksheets to keep them perfect. We’ll also explore more tools that you can use as soon as you get back to work.

Data Tables and Pivot Tables
Using Functions

3. Take the Assessment

To receive a Certificate of Completion for this course, submit your finished spreadsheet.

Submit Spreadsheet Completion requirement

Completion

The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

Royalwise Credit Certificate
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