Microsoft Access 2010 Advanced Training Course Outline

Audience: This course is designed for existing Access 2010 users who need to start automating database tasks or simplify complex database sequences.

We are happy to arrange for a trainer to contact you to help tailor you course.

Course Duration: 1 day.

Course Availability: Monday – Saturday

Course Types: Group bookings, public courses, 1-2-1 sessions, bespoke tailored courses and office migrations.

Course Location: This Microsoft Access 2010 Advanced training course can be delivered either at our London training venue or at your offices. 

Tailored Course Content: Course content can be customised to meet your specific requirements, with scheduled dates to suit you.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Apply Form controls
  • Use the Date Picker control
  • Add Combo, List and Check Boxes to the Form
  • Create forms using Mainform – Subform
  • Use Conditional formatting
  • Create Pivot Tables

Course Outline

Module 1: Creating Forms

  • Working in Form design view
  • Applying Form controls
  • Date Picker control
  • Adding Combo, List and Check Boxes to the Form
  • Creating forms using Mainform – Subform
  • Split forms
  • Using Conditional formatting
  • Additional Form topics
  • Creating Pivot Tables

Module 2: Advanced Reports

  • Using the Report Wizard
  • Working with Report properties
  • Grouping Reports
  • Applying calculations in Reports
  • Additional topics

Module 3: Advanced Query Techniques

  • Working with Join properties
  • Unmatched data
  • Crosstab queries
  • Union queries
  • Action Queries
  • Find duplicates query
  • Find unmatched query

Module 4: Importing and Exporting Access Data

  • Importing a spreadsheet from Excel
  • Linking data tables to an Access database
  • Export a table to Excel and text files
  • Exporting reports
  • Export to HTML format

Module 5: Using Access Macros

  • Uses of a Macro
  • Creating you first macro
  • Running a macro
  • Autokeys 
  • Attaching a macro to a command button
  • Running a macro from field properties
  • Creating conditional macros
  • Using sub macros

Module 6: Creating and Using a Switchboard

  • Creating a Switchboard
  • Using a Switchboard

Module 7: Customising Access databases

  • Database tools and Utilities
  • Compacting a database
  • Hiding database objects
  • Start-up options