Introduction to Excel Training

Get to grips with the most popular spreadsheet software with our one-day course





This course is an introduction to spreadsheets, their core features and uses. Microsoft Excel remains one of the most popular applications in every Office and knowing how to effectively create, manage and manipulate spreadsheets is a key skill.

The contents of this course covers the foundations of creating, editing and presenting spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. It is therefore not version specific and topics covered are applicable to all currently supported versions of Microsoft Excel.




This is currently only available as a traditional classroom course. This can be delivered from our training centre or from your offices.


Software Versions

This course is applicable to all current supported versions of Microsoft Excel.



There are no pre-requisites, as this is a beginner’s course.


Group Discount

5+ group = £200 per person (exc. VAT)

8+ group = £150 per person (exc. VAT)

Course Outline


Spreadsheet Features and Uses
Navigation and Selection
Formatting and Sizing
Practical Exercise


Valid Look & Feel
Validation and Data Types
Format Cells Menu
Practical Exercise


Moving On
Advanced Formatting
Copying, Pasting and Inserting
Customising your View
Conditional Formatting
Practical Exercise



Formulas & Fill
Basic Formulas
Fill Handle
Absolute Cell Referencing
Practical Exercise


Charts – Options and Labels
Practical Exercise
Flash Fill Exercise
RAG Reporting Exercise


Why use tables?





Classroom Learning

This course is currently only available as classroom learning.


Traditional classroom learning is still one of the most effective ways to learn. Our classroom training has the trainer delivering all the course information to the class with practical exercises and questions and answers throughout the entire session.


We can offer the course at our training facilities, just outside Bristol in Portishead. If you would like us to deliver training from your offices please contact us. 

What next?

You can check available dates and book onto the course below and download the course information below. 
If you have any questions, or would like to discuss other options please contact us. 


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