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Training Course on Intermediate Excel

Course Overview

This course is fundamentally designed to improve participants’ skills and knowledge in Microsoft excel. The course will equip participants with the essential skills to boost their productivity, improve data accuracy, and make informed decisions using Excel’s advanced features and functionalities.

The participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of intermediate-level Excel functions and techniques. They will learn how to efficiently manage and manipulate data, perform complex calculations, and create professional-looking spreadsheets.

This course is designed for individuals who have a basic understanding of Excel and want to enhance their proficiency in data analysis, formula building, and data visualization.

Course Duration

Online Training: 6 days

Classroom Training: 5 days

Course Outline

Module 1: Advanced Formulas and Functions

  • Review of basic Excel functions and formulas
  • Working with logical functions (IF, AND, OR)
  • Using lookup functions (VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, INDEX, MATCH)
  • Applying text functions (LEFT, RIGHT, MID, CONCATENATE)
  • Introduction to array formulas

Module 2: Data Analysis and Manipulation

  • Sorting and filtering data
  • Using advanced data validation techniques
  • Applying conditional formatting
  • Working with data tables and what-if analysis
  • Introduction to PivotTables and PivotCharts

Module 3: Working with Advanced Functions

  • Working with date and time functions
  • Utilizing statistical functions (AVERAGE, COUNT, MAX, MIN)
  • Performing mathematical calculations (SUMPRODUCT, ROUND, ABS)
  • Using financial functions (NPV, IRR, PMT)
  • Customizing and creating user-defined functions (UDFs)

Module 4: Data Visualization and Reporting

  • Creating dynamic charts and graphs
  • Customizing chart elements and formatting options
  • Building interactive dashboards
  • Utilizing slicers and timelines
  • Generating reports with data visualization techniques

Module 5: Advanced Data Management Techniques

  • Working with tables and structured references
  • Using data validation and conditional logic
  • Advanced filtering techniques
  • Data consolidation and linking
  • Automating tasks with macros

Note: This outline provides a general structure for a 5-day training program on Intermediate Excel. The specific content, activities, and duration of each session may be adjusted based on the target audience, learning objectives, and available time.

Classroom Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jul 01, 2024 Jul 05, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Aug 05, 2024 Aug 09, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Sep 09, 2024 Sep 13, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Oct 14, 2024 Oct 18, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register
Nov 18, 2024 Nov 22, 2024 Nairobi $ 950 Register

Virtual Training Schedule

Start Date End Date Location Cost Apply
Jun 10, 2024 Jun 15, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Jul 15, 2024 Jul 20, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Aug 19, 2024 Aug 24, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Sep 23, 2024 Sep 28, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Oct 28, 2024 Nov 02, 2024 Online $ 400 Register
Dec 02, 2024 Dec 07, 2024 Online $ 400 Register

Registration Process

Enrolling in our training programs is effortless! Upon submitting your details on the course registration link, a representative will get in touch with the relevant information.

Group Discounts

Boost your team's skills and maximize value with our attractive group discounts. Enroll 3 or more participants and enjoy significant discounts on any of our training programs.

Course Language

This Training course is offered in ENGLISH . Please indicate the language of choice during registration.

Training Approach

Our instructor-led trainings use well guided presentations, practical exercises, and group acivities. Participants are encouraged to bring any data relevant to their job responsibilities. Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon completion of training, the participant will be issued with a certificate of Completion.

Post Training Support

Our commitment our clients success extends beyond the training program. We offer ongoing 3 months support through Q&A sessions, online forums, and access to our expert instructors.

Tailor-Made Course

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