Microsoft Excel - Introduction Course


Participants will gain fundamental skills in creating, formatting and printing spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel.



Spreadsheet Concepts

  • Introduction to the Excel environment & the components available to the user

Working In The Worksheet

  • Moving around the worksheet
  • Entering text, numbers and simple formulae
  • Cell referencing in formulae
  • Cell selection techniques
  • Cut, copy & paste data
  • Inserting & deleting cells, columns, rows, worksheets
  • Change the display & freeze part of the worksheet

Working With Excel Files

  • Saving files
  • Opening and closing files

Excel Concepts

  • Working with ranges
  • Copying and moving text, numbers and formulas
  • Editing data
  • Creating formulae
  • Introduction to Excel functions

Data Presentation

  • Cell formatting options
  • Number formatting
  • Cell alignment options
  • Creating charts
  • Changing the chart type & moving charts
  • Sort & subtotal data

Print Options

  • Print options
  • Add comments to a worksheet


Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, participants will be able to create and print a spreadsheet using basic editing and formatting.



A familiarity with the computer keyboard and Windows is desirable.



1 day


Software versions

Available for 2010, 2013, 2016 & 365


Further development

MS Excel Intermediate  


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Standard Course Information


  • Take home course manual
  • Facilitator led training
  • Qualified trainer
  • Certificate of Attendance for participants
  • Post-course Help Desk support
  • Morning & afternoon refreshments
  • Lunch

Training venue:

Cloisters Level 1, 863 Hay Street
Perth CBD
Additional information:

  • IT standard training day runs from 9.00am - 4.00pm
  • 1 hour lunch break for full day courses
  • ½ day courses vary, please contact us for timings
  • Prices quoted are standard rates
  • Government and other discounts may apply and will be confirmed on invoice


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