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Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training

Microsoft Access 2013 skills are important to have in any profession or workplace. From basic data entry, preparation of spreadsheets and budgets, and management of data including sales and inventory, developing a skillset working with Access will allow you to work independently and efficiently problem solve.

The Access 2013 Certification Training program teaches you the skills necessary to work in Access 2013 and prepares you to take the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-424. The material is presented in a step-by-step manner, and you will learn by completing readings and hands-on exercises, in addition to watching video presentations. The course includes quizzes and exams so you can assess your skills at regular intervals.

6 Months / 90 Course Hrs
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Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training

Learning Method

Instructor-led Self-Paced: Study at your own schedule

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Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training Details + Objective

Course Code: GES843

You Will Learn
  • Understand database concepts and terminology
  • Use the Access interface
  • Become familiar with table views, queries, forms, reports, and macros and modules
  • Plan a database
  • Apply database design fundamentals
  • Practice within forms and use the Form Wizard
  • Generate reports and use the Report Wizard
  • Establish database relationships and table relationships
  • Work with queries, reports, and forms at an advanced level
  • Use macros
  • Complete the desktop application with the navigation form
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 90 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Become prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-424
  • Gain hands-on experience using Microsoft Access, which can be discussed with future employers or included on your resume
  • Improve your efficiency and productivity at the workplace by becoming better able to manage databases
  • Develop your Microsoft Office suite skills, which are necessary at any workplace
Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training Outline
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Overview of Access and Fundamentals

Receive an overview of the Access user interface. Learn how to use the toolbar, navigation pane, work surface, dialog box, and more. Continue on to understand the various approaches you can take when tackling database design.

Basic Functionalities

Dive into Access and become accustomed with its basic functions including tables and their views, data types, and how to access datasheets and designs.

Queries, Forms, and Reports

Continue learning the essentials of the program such as queries, subqueries, forms, reports, and more.

Databases and Access Terms

Explore databases and Access terms that will allow you to work more efficiently and communicate more thoroughly within the program. Understand how Access is different from Excel, and the best times to use each program.

Advanced Functions

Increase your knowledge by learning about the program’s advanced functionality as it pertains to relationships, queries, tables, forms, reports, macros, and design view.

Completing the Desktop Application

Finish this course by understanding the navigation form, and how t run macros within it. Learn how to set the navigation form as the default form, split the database, and distribute the front-end database.

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Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training Instructors
Tracy Berry 

Tracy Berry has been a senior graphic designer/programmer, instructor, and consultant since 1993 and has developed hundreds of logos, marketing materials, websites, and multimedia solutions for customers worldwide. She was also involved in several large corporate software rollouts.

She has helped many organizations optimize and streamline data solutions. She teaches both onsite and online courses and has her CTT (Certified Technical Trainer) certification. Tracy specializes in teaching graphics, desktop publishing, web design, and reporting/productivity applications.

Note: This course is supported by multiple instructors at Webucator, a national training and courseware development company, all of whom are experts in their fields.

Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training Requirements / Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with using a personal computer, mouse, and keyboard. They should be comfortable in a Windows environment, and have the ability to launch and close activities and navigate to information stored on the computer. They should also have an ability to manage files and folders.

Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.

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You will need the Microsoft 2013 Office Suite for this program. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the program.

Microsoft Access 2013 Certification Training Frequently Asked Questions
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Can I use a Mac?

No, this program cannot be taken on a Mac.

Do I have to buy additional materials?

No additional materials are required for this program.

What happens when I complete the program?

Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.

Can I register for programs if I am an international student?

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How long does it take to complete a program?

All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. When you register you receive six (6) months to complete this program.

Can I get financial assistance?

ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements.

Who will be my instructor?

Each student is paired with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.

When can I start the program?

Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.

Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.

Am I guaranteed a job?

ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

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