Excel Level 1 - Introduction


This course will cover the basics of Excel, and will prepare all learners to be able to use the most common elements of Excel.

Microsoft Excel is by far the most popular spreadsheet application in use today. Its uses span all sectors within business, industry or academia. At the end of the course participants will have a solid knowledge of how to set-up and manipulate data within Excel. This Core level is important for anyone who wishes to go on to Intermediate and Advanced level at a later time.

Participants on this course should have some familiarity with using a PC, mouse and keyboard. The class is designed for those who have little or no knowledge of Excel or who have only been working on inputting data into a standard Excel spreadsheet.

  • A first look at the Excel Environment.
  • Understanding and using the AutoSUM functions.
  • Creating Headers and Footers within Excel.
  • Creating basic charts from data.
  • Saving a spreadsheet in various formats.