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Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training

Learn Excel 2016 Online

Learn to use Excel 2016 to create, modify, and format Excel worksheets, perform calculations, and print Excel workbooks. You then learn to use advanced formulas, work with lists, work with illustrations and charts, and use advanced formatting techniques. 

You will also learn the more advanced features of Excel and learn to work with pivot tables, audit worksheets, work with data tools, protect documents for collaboration with others, and work with macros. This course offers enrollment with or without a voucher. The voucher is pre paid access to sit for the certifying exam upon eligibility. Proctor fees may apply, which are not included.

6 Months / 70 Course Hrs
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Details + Objectives

Course Code: GES875

What You Will Learn
  • Understand basic functionality and advanced Microsoft Excel techniques
  • Create spreadsheets, learn to use formulas and work within lists
  • Learn how to input illustrations and charts
  • Master data visualizations
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 70 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Become proficient in Microsoft Excel and use these skills in any future employment position
  • Manipulate data faster by learning helpful formulas and tricks
  • Set yourself apart from competitors by going the extra mile to become Excel certified

Outline

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Introduction to Microsoft Excel

Learn the basic functionalities of Microsoft Excel and what types of projects to use the program for. You’ll understand how to create worksheets and input a variety of data.

Formatting

Focus on formatting. During this section of the course, you’ll use basic formulas, work with rows and columns, and learn how to edit and finalize Excel spreadsheets.

Intermediate Microsoft Excel

Continue on to learning intermediate Excel formulas. Work with lists and illustrations, and understand how to create a worthwhile data visualization.

Advanced Formatting

Continue on to advanced formatting techniques. You’ll learn how to present information in Excel in a clear, concise way.

Advanced Microsoft Excel

In this final module of the course, you’ll learn how to use pivot tables, audit worksheets, and use data tools. You’ll also cover how to collaborate with others while using Excel.

Additional Tips

Finish the course by learning about recording and using macros, and looking over new Excel features.

Details

I.    Introduction to Microsoft Excel       
        A.    Creating a Microsoft Excel Workbook
        B.    The Ribbon
        C.    The Backstage View (The File Menu)
        D.    Entering Data in Microsoft Excel Worksheets
        E.    Formatting Microsoft Excel Worksheets
        F.    Using Formulas in Microsoft Excel
        G.    Working with Rows and Columns
        H.    Editing Worksheets
        I.    Finalizing Microsoft Excel Worksheets
        J.    Microsoft Excel Features that Were New in 2013
        K.    Features New in 2016
        L.    Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 Exam

II.    Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016
        A.    Advanced Formulas
        B.    Working with Lists
        C.    Working with Illustrations
        D.    Visualizing Your Data
        E.    Working with Tables
        F.    Advanced Formatting
        G.    Microsoft Excel Features that Were New in 2013
        H.    Features New in 2016
        I.    Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016 Exam

III.    Advanced Microsoft Excel 2016
        A.    Using Pivot Tables
        B.    Auditing Worksheets
        C.    Data Tools
        D.    Working with Others
        E.    Recording and Using Macros
        F.    Random Useful Items
        G.    Microsoft Excel Features that Were New in 2013
        H.    Advanced Microsoft Excel 2016 Exam

IV.    Microsoft Excel Final Exam

 

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Instructors & Support

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.

Requirements

Prerequisites / Requirements

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites prior to taking this course.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course must be taken on a PC. A Mac is not compatible.

Software Requirements: 

  • Windows 10 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Microsoft Excel 2016.
  • A word processor like Microsoft Word 2016.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
  • Software is not included in the cost of tuition. All software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins. 
Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the course.

About Certification

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Microsoft is a global leader in software development and technology solutions. Microsoft programs such as Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint are used both at home and at work. Microsoft provides certifications in these programs that range from beginner to expert level, helping professionals realize their full potential. Whether you want to learn a single program or the entire Office Suite, completing a Microsoft-certified course is the first step. 

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Can I register for a course if I am an international student?

Yes, ed2go courses are online, so you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.

Does this course prepare for a certification?

Yes, you will be prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exams 77-727 and 77-728 (Excel) and you will receive exam vouchers after successful completion of the course and financial obligation.

When can I start the course?

This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

How long does it take to complete this course?

This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my course within the time frame provided?

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

What kind of support will I receive?

You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.

What happens when I complete the course?

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. In addition, you will receive exam vouchers for the Microsoft Certification Exams 77-727 and 77-728 (Excel).

Am I guaranteed a job?

This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

Can I get financial assistance?

ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. 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. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance

How can I get more information about this course?

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