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Excel Techniques (Live Online)

Class Sessions

Date Location Cost
  • Tue Jun 8, 9:30 am to 11:00 am
Live Online $110

Class Code


Class Description

Prerequisite: Basic Excel experience

Learn powerful techniques in Excel. Topics include demonstrations of data manipulation, validation rules, conditional formatting, templates, styles, and PivotTables.

Topics Include:

  • Data manipulation: Managing budgets and projections, as well as handling large lists of data. Basic and advanced formulas, 3-D ranges, sorting and filtering techniques, database functions, and several other features are covered.
  • Data presentation: Using the powerful analysis and reporting tools, such as PivotTables to extract important information, and present it appropriately to various audiences.
  • Data entry and validation: Using Excel's ability to gather and validate data when applicable. This includes validation rules and conditional formatting.
  • Collaboration: Enabling multiple users to review and edit workbooks by sharing them on the network or via e-mail. Protecting sheets or cells within a sheet to ensure data integrity and confidentiality. Tracking changes, reviewing changes, and accepting changes.
  • Efficiency: Using templates and styles to reuse worksheets, and to set standards and ensure consistency. This also includes dozens of shortcuts and tips that can be applied on a daily basis.


What will you be able to do as a result of taking this live online class?

  • Save significant time in creating and managing your workbooks
  • Discover new ways in which you can use Excel to help you achieve your objectives
  • Analyze and present your data to better serve your audiences
  • Collaborate with others by sharing workbooks and tracking changes
  • Apply dozens of shortcuts and techniques in your everyday work

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