Microsoft Excel Advanced

The Microsoft Excel Foundation Course is the perfect course for continued personal development from the basics of using Microsoft Excel, to using Microsoft Excel at an advanced level.

Key Details

Level: Intermediate
Duration: 1 day

Who should attend this course?

The Microsoft Excel Advanced course is intended to take Excel users to the next level in their mastery of the popular Microsoft app. The intended audience includes:

  • Business Users
  • Information Workers
  • Business Analysts
  • Business Owners
Microsoft Excel Advanced

Course Objectives

By the end of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Utilise more advanced Excel functions 
  • Summarise and manipulate data with PivotTables 
  • Perform “What If?” analysis
  • Record a basic macro. 


Delegates should be able to perform basic functions with personal computers, keyboard and mouse. Delegates should also have foundation skills in the use of Microsoft Excel.

For virtual classes, delegates must have Microsoft Excel 2013, 2016, 2019, or 365 (desktop) installed.

Public Course

Public course costs include refreshments (physical courses only), courseware and lab access.

£290 per person *

* prices are stated exclusive of VAT

Private Course

Bring the instructor and the course directly into your organisation to maximise the learning benefits.

£2,800 per course *

Upcoming Microsoft Excel Advanced Courses


Microsoft Excel Advanced Course Overview

Module 1 – Formula and Functions – Build on your knowledge and nest functions

  • Familiarisation of the Excel user interface
  • Understanding workbooks
  • Understanding worksheets 
  • Understanding pages 

Module 2 – Formatting

  • Navigating and selecting data
  • Entering, editing, and clearing data
  • Automatically filling in data in a range
  • Moving and copying data
  • Inserting and deleting columns and rows
  • Formatting numeric and text data

Module 3 – PivotTables and Data Lists

  • Understanding the rules of basic formulas
  • Entering formulas to calculate spreadsheet data
  • Using AutoSum to total numeric data
  • Applying Excel functions to calculate the total, minimum, maximum, and average of the data

Module 4 – What If Analysis

  • Sorting and filtering lists of information
  • Creating basic charts from worksheet data
  • Summarising data in a list
  • Printing workbook information

Module 5 – Excel Customisation

  • Customising your Excel Interface  
  • Create your own Cell Styles  
  • Excel Table and Chart Styles 
  • Save your personalised Template 
  • Create a Basic Macro to automate a repeated task 
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