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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'.
The training is expected to be delivered through Microsoft Teams.
Is this course for you?
You are familiar with basic Excel techniques, including entering and editing data, saving and printing workbooks. You wish to start using and editing formulas to perform calculations in your workbook. This course includes topics from the Excel Performing Calculations course
The course assumes that delegates are familiar with: basic Windows operations, including using a mouse and opening and saving files entering and editing data, either in Excel 365 or an earlier version.
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.
At the end of the course, you will be able to enter worksheet formulas using the three basic calculation tools in Excel
Create a formula
Enter a formula starting with =
Build a formula using the operators +,-,* and /
Use brackets in more complex formulas
Add up rows or columns of data with AutoSum
Edit the formula to change data being added
Use Quick Analysis to add formulas to tables of data
Check formula results with AutoCalculate
Copy formulas to other cells by dragging
Understand how AutoFill works
Absolute cell references
Understand why dragging formulas might not work
Use Absolute Cell references to fix formula problems
Assign a name to a cell or a range
Use names in formulas
Work with multiple sheets
Create a summary sheet using data from other worksheets
Build a formula using data from other sheets
Work with dates and text
Understand how Excel stores dates
Calculate days between two dates
Extract and combine text with Flash Fill
Please note that the provider for this session is an external trainer. Once your place has been confirmed look out for invitation to join from email@example.com
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,