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Excel Basics - Level 1

Excel Basics – Level 1

Need to develop a spreadsheet but don’t know where to start?

This course aims to provide new Excel users with a foundation knowledge of Excel’s core features such as formulas, formatting, navigation, printing and creating charts.

Course Duration

3 hours

Course Type

Short Course


To be advised


9:30 am
to 12:30 pm


Sharron Johnson

Delivered face-to-face in our Learning Centre, our Trainer will support you to learn the basics of Excel spreadsheets over a 3-hour session.


Learn how to analyse, share and manage your day-to-day data using Excel spreadsheets in our short 3-hour course.

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • navigate your way around Excel
  • create and work with a new workbook
  • open and navigate within workbooks and worksheets
  • understand and work with ranges in a worksheet
  • understand, create, and work with formulas and functions to perform calculations
  • copy and paste data
  • understand and use formula cell referencing
  • use font formatting techniques
  • align the contents of cells in several ways
  • format rows and columns in a worksheet
  • understand and use the number formatting features
  • print workbook data
  • create effective charts.

Suitable for beginners. Assumes little or no knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

You can bring your own laptop or utilise one of ours for the class session.


A Certificate of Participation will be issued at the end of the course.

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