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Microsoft Excel Level 1 - Fundamentals

Microsoft Excel level 1 (Fundamentals/Essentials) - create, edit and customise basic excel worksheets and workbooks, use simple formulae and functions, apply formatting and manage the interface, cell properties, view and define page layout, etc. - for beginners and those looking to further develop Excel skills.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

Various dates TBC commencing September - usually Wednesday pm / early evening.

What will I study?

This is just a 'flavour' of the content - as we will tailor the course to meet your individual requirements.

  • Identify the Elements of the Excel Interface.
  • Navigate and Select Cells in Worksheets.
  • Customize the Excel Interface.
  • Create a Basic Worksheet.
  • Create and use Formulas in a Worksheet.
  • Insert Functions in a Worksheet.
  • Reuse Formulas.
  • Edit Worksheet Data.
  • Manipulate Worksheet Elements.
  • Apply Font Properties.
  • Add Borders and Colours to Cells.
  • Align Content in a Cell.
  • Apply Number Formatting.
  • Apply Cell Styles.
  • Manage Worksheets.
  • View Worksheets and Workbooks.
  • Define the Page Layout.
  • Use conditional formatting

What are the course fees?

Course cost: £99

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Microsoft Excel Level 2 or 3. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam MOS (Expert) exam

I'm interested in this course, what do I do next?

If you would like any further information in relation to this course, please contact our enquiries team directly on 0800 99 66 99 or email enquire @ sthelens.ac.uk or drop into our next Enrolment and Information Event. Alternatively, submit an application form to secure a place.

Ref: Matt Cashmore



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