Microsoft Excel 2007 Advanced Training course Outline

Audience: This course is aimed at experienced Excel users wishing to further their Excel skills. Majoring on Pivot Tables and recorded macros we explore many of Excel’s other great productivity features like auditing, protecting and linking workbooks and What-If analysis.

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 Excel 2007 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.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Audit a worksheet
  • Link worksheets and workbooks
  • Perform What if Analysis
  • Protect and Outline Excel documents
  • Collaborate with other Excel users
  • Import and Export Data
  • Filter and summarise worksheet data
  • Analyse worksheet data with Pivot Tables
  • Record macros

Course Outline

Module 1: Auditing a worksheet

  • Tracing precedents and dependents
  • Tracing errors in the worksheet
  • Error checking
  • Watch window

Module 2: Linking worksheets and workbooks

  • Setting up related worksheets within a workbook
  • Entering a formula to link related worksheets and workbooks
  • Creating a workspace
  • Consolidate worksheets and workbooks

Module 3: What if Analysis

  • Goal Seek
  • 1 way and 2 way Data Tables
  • Scenario Manager 

Module 4: Protection and Outlining

  • Protecting worksheets and workbooks
  • Grouping and outlining a worksheet

Module 5: Working with other Excel users

  • Create a shared workbook
  • Tracking changes in a shared workbook
  • Responding to proposed changes and comments in a shared workbook

Module 6: Importing and Exporting Data

  • Importing data from a text or web based file
  • Working with other applications such as Access

Module 7: Filtering and summarising worksheet data

  • Autofilter and advanced filter
  • Adding a criteria range with advanced filter
  • Database functions
  • Using subtotals and nested subtotals

Module 8: Pivot Tables

  • What is a Pivot Table?
  • Best practice on setting up Pivot Tables
  • Creating a Pivot Table
  • Resetting the summary function in a Pivot Table report
  • Grouping Pivot Table data
  • Formatting a Pivot Table
  • Charting a Pivot Table
  • Printing the Pivot Table
  • Using other Microsoft data sources with Pivot Tables

Module 9: Recording macros

  • Macro guidelines
  • Macro security settings
  • Recording and deleting macros
  • Running macros
  • Assign a macro to the QAT and shortcut keys
  • Recording relative and absolute cell selection
, Microsoft Excel 2007 Advanced Training Course Outline
, Microsoft Excel 2007 Advanced Training Course Outline