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Excel 365 Level 3 Advanced Techniques

Remote Corporate Training, Not a geographical location
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Course description

Please note - this is a "remote" session, and if applying, you should note the additional information in "full details" regarding joining the session.

Is this course for you?

You can enter simple formulas in a workbook, and use functions such as SUM, COUNT and VLOOKUP (covered on the Excel Functions I online course). You now want to explore some more advanced Excel techniques

This course includes topics from the Excel Advanced Calculations course


The course assumes that delegates are familiar with: topics covered in the Excel Functions I course, including entering simple formulas using functions such as COUNT and VLOOKUP, copying formulas with AutoFill and locking cells with $ signs.

To take part in this course, delegates will need an internet-connected device with camera and microphone, and an internet connection which can stream video in reasonable quality.


Training objectives

At the end of the course, you will be able to use Excel functions such as IF, AND,OR and IFERROR.

You will also be able to apply data validation to a cell, and apply protection to worksheet data.

Learning outcomes

Use functions in calculations

  • Find the function you need

  • Choose from different outcomes with IF

  • Understand function nesting

  • Join tests with AND and OR

  • Use IFERROR to replace errors in formula results

  • Use a 3D formula to sum data from different worksheets

Validate data being entered

  • Set data validation on cells

  • Display an error message if data fails validation test

  • Create a drop-down list of values for users to select from

  • Write a formula to control validation

Notes and Comments

  • Understand the difference between notes and comments

  • Add a comment to a cell

  • Work with @Mentions

Protect your data

  • Protect a worksheet

  • Allow users to edit certain cells

  • Protect a workbook

  • Prevent accidental damage to a workbook

Select cells with GoTo Special

  • Select cells with formulas

  • Select cells in one column which differ from cells in another colum

Additional Information

The provider for this session is an external trainer. Once your place has been confirmed look out for invitation to join the session from

Accept the invitation (and be sure to check your spam folder as well in case it has slipped into that) and the session will automatically drop into your Outlook calendar. You'll get a reminder about 15 minutes beforehand to join the meeting.

Delegates' email addresses as registered on the portal will be provided to the trainer for the purpose of conducting this training only.

Delegates should ensure that their work (not personal) email addresses are recorded - check and update as necessary through 'My Profile and Bookings/Change Contact Details'.

It is expected that this training will be delivered through Microsoft Teams.

Start Date
Friday 3 July 2020
End Date
Friday 3 July 2020
Closing Date
Thursday 2 July 2020
10:00 - 11:30
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