Excel 2016 Level 3
CLASS DATE(s):
7/8/2020
8/13/2020
9/15/2020
10/7/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 1 Day

COURSE COST: $295

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This course builds off of the foundational and intermediate knowledge presented in the Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016 Level 1 and Level 2 courses to help you get the most of your Excel experience. The ability to collaborate with colleagues, automate complex or repetitive tasks, and use conditional logic to construct and apply elaborate formulas and functions will put the full power of Excel right at your fingertips. The more you learn about how to get Excel to do the hard work for you, the more you'll be able to focus on getting the answers you need from the vast amounts of data your organization generates.

This course covers Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2016 Exam and the Excel 2016 Expert Exam.

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

This course is intended for students who are experienced Excel 2016 users and have a desire or need to advance their skills in working with some of the more advanced Excel features. Students will likely need to troubleshoot large, complex workbooks, automate repetitive tasks, engage in collaborative partnerships involving workbook data, construct complex Excel functions, and use those functions to perform rigorous analysis of extensive, complex datasets.

To ensure success, students should have practical, real-world experience creating and analyzing datasets using Excel 2016.

Specific tasks students should be able to perform include:

  • Creating formulas and using Excel functions.
  • Creating, sorting, and filtering datasets and tables.
  • Presenting data by using basic charts.
  • Creating and working with PivotTables, slicers, and PivotCharts.
  • Customizing the Excel environment.

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*Course cost listed does not include the cost of courseware. Course to run is subject to a minimum enrollment. Please contact us at learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244 for additional pricing information, or if you have any questions.

COURSE TOPICS:


Lesson 1: Working with Multiple Worksheets and Workbooks
Topic A: Use Links and External References
Topic B: Use 3-D References
Topic C: Consolidate Data

Lesson 2: Using Lookup Functions and Formula Auditing
Topic A: Use Lookup Functions
Topic B: Trace Cells
Topic C: Watch and Evaluate Formulas

Lesson 3: Sharing and Protecting Workbooks
Topic A: Collaborate on a Workbook
Topic B: Protect Worksheets and Workbooks

Lesson 4: Automating Workbook Functionality
Topic A: Apply Data Validation
Topic B: Search for Invalid Data and Formulas with Errors
Topic C: Work with Macros

Lesson 5: Creating Sparklines and Mapping Data
Topic A: Create Sparklines
Topic B: Map Data

Lesson 6: Forecasting Data
Topic A: Determine Potential Outcomes Using Data Tables
Topic B: Determine Potential Outcomes Using Scenarios
Topic C: Use the Goal Seek Feature
Topic D: Forecasting Data Trends