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Introduction to Excel with Lake Mill Ltd – 5th December Carlisle – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

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Join Lorraine Millican of Lake Mill Ltd and Cumbria Chamber of Commerce 9am to 4pm, for a 2 days of training designed to familiarise users with the main features of Microsoft Office Excel.

The delegate rate for this one day workshop is £95 + VAT members / £145 +VAT non-members.

To book a place on this workshop, you will be directed to our third party event booking site. The information you provide remains the property of Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and will not be used by the third party in any manner. 



The session is entirely ‘hands on’, so those attending will get practice in creating and modifying actual spreadsheets.

Please bring along your laptop to get the most from the course.

The course is intended for new users of Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016 who want to become productive in the shortest possible time. Delegates should be familiar with using a PC with the Microsoft Windows operating system, but no prior experience with Excel is required.

PLEASE NOTE: VERSIONS COVERED This course covers 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365 versions

MODULE 1:  Getting Started with Microsoft Excel

Starting Excel and some of its basic navigation and help controls.

Topics covered:  How to start ; About Workbooks ; Exploring your Workbook ; Getting Help with Excel

MODULE 2:  Excel Tabs and Interfaces

Exploring the different tabs and options the “Ribbon” offers.

Topics covered:  The Quick Access Toolbar and File Menu ; The Home Tab ; The Insert Tab ; The Page Layout Tab ; The Formulas Tab ; The Data Tab ;The Review Tab

MODULE 3:  Microsoft Excel Basics

Identify and Use Cells, Columns, Rows, Workbooks to enter and manage data.

Topics covered:  Working with Excel ; Moving your Data ; Basic Excel Features ; Smart Tags and Options Buttons ; Editing Tools

MODULE 4:  Editing your Workbook

Formatting features and enhancing a workbook’s overall appearance and using Conditional Formatting.

Topics covered:  Cell Formatting ; Conditional Formatting ; Enhancing a Worksheet’s Appearance

MODULE 5:  Printing and Viewing your Workbook

Exploring Excel’s printing and viewing options enhancing your ability to print and work with your data effectively.

Topics covered:  Using the View Tab ; Managing a Single Window ; Managing Multiple Windows ; Printing your Workbook ; Print Page Layout options

MODULE 6:  Working with Charts in Excel

Introducing charts within Excel and explain how to create basic charts to help convey your data with.

Topics covered:  Using Recommended and Standard Charts ; Chart Elements ; Chart Tools – Design & Format


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