Chinook Learning Services - Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Excel - Level 1

Course Description

Gain the foundational understanding of Excel that is necessary to create and work with electronic spreadsheets.

Participant Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Get started with Microsoft Office Excel
  • Perform calculations.
  • Modify a worksheet.
  • Format a worksheet.
  • Print workbooks.
  • Manage workbooks.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office Excel

  • Topic A: Navigate the Excel User Interface
  • Topic B: Use Excel Commands
  • Topic C: Create and Save a Basic Workbook
  • Topic D: Enter Cell Data
  • Topic E: Use Excel Help

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations

  • Topic A: Create Worksheet Formulas
  • Topic B: Insert Functions
  • Topic C: Reuse Formulas and Functions

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet

  • Topic A: Insert, Delete, and Adjust Cells, Columns, and Rows
  • Topic B: Search for and Replace Data
  • Topic C: Use Proofing and Research Tools

Lesson 4: Formatting a Worksheet

  • Topic A: Apply Text Formats
  • Topic B: Apply Number Formats
  • Topic C: Align Cell Contents
  • Topic D: Apply Styles and Themes
  • Topic E: Apply Basic Conditional Formatting
  • Topic F: Create and Use Templates

Lesson 5: Printing Workbooks

  • Topic A: Preview and Print a Workbook
  • Topic B: Set Up the Page Layout
  • Topic C: Configure Headers and Footers

Lesson 6: Managing Workbooks

  • Topic A: Manage Worksheets
  • Topic B: Manage Workbook and Worksheet Views
  • Topic C: Manage Workbook Properties
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