Microsoft Excel 2016 Training: Beginner to Intermediate
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Microsoft Excel 2016 Training: Beginner to Intermediate

The Most Convenient Way to Boost Your Confidence And Learn Microsoft Excel 2016 Inside And Out.
4.5 (71 ratings)
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4,388 students enrolled
Created by Simon Sez IT
Last updated 7/2017
Price: Free
  • 16.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 Articles
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Discover new and improved features in Excel 2016.
  • How to effectively use Excel 2016 on a touchscreen device.
  • How create, save, and open a workbook.
  • Learn how to personalize your use of Excel using Excel Options.
  • How to use and how to customize the Quick Access Toolbar.
  • Complete data entry, cell formatting, working with multiple worksheets and the “Ribbon” interface.
  • The basics of entering and editing data in a workbook.
  • Discover how to format dates and numbers.
  • Learn practical methods in which you can backup and recover your Excel spreadsheets.
  • Effectively use autofill and flashfill so you are more productive.
  • Discover the essentials of using fomulas and functions.
  • How to rename, insert, move, and reference an Excel 2016 worksheet.
  • Discover how to create charts and graphs
  • Learn practical methods to sort and filter your data
  • How to protect and secure your Excel data
  • Working with dates and times
  • Averages, percentiles, and LINEST functions
  • Calculating depreciation
  • Using financial functions to determine payments
  • Sparklines and data bars
  • How to import and export data to and from Excel
  • Create and effectively use pivot tables
  • How to use Excel for data analysis
  • Discover practical methods for financial & statistical​ Functions
  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files
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  • Microsoft Excel 2016 desktop version for Windows installed and ready to use on your computer.

Learn Microsoft Excel 2016 Inside and Out

  • Includes 16 hours of high-quality training by your professional trainer
  • Practice along using exercise files
  • Watch and learn with demo project files
  • Progresses logically from beginning with an easy intro to advanced topics

This course includes:

  • 16 hours of video tutorials
  • Over 100 individual video lectures
  • Exercise files to practice what you learned
  • Demo files used by the trainer
  • Close captions to follow along
  • Certificate of completion

Contents and Overview

This course starts at the absolute beginning, from where to find Microsoft Excel to installing the program. From there, you'll learn step-by-step, simple 1-2-3 methods for getting started with Excel 2016. Watch just the first few videos for a basic knowledge of Excel, then continue through the detailed 32 chapters of video lessons and nine exercise files to gradually become a proficient user.

It's important to note that this course does not assume you know anything about Excel 2016. Rather, the course starts from the basics. After installation, your instructor will discuss what is new in the 2016 version, how to use the Touchscreen, open a Workbook, and use Help for additional answers when you need them.

You'll learn how to personalize Excel for your own needs using Excel Options. Explore the Ribbons and Toolbars, enter and edit data, backup and recovery, fill and series and print your projects. You'll also work with formulas, functions, sorting and filtering data, creating charts and graphs, and much more.

Upon completion of this course you will know the essentials of Microsoft Excel 2016.

Colorful charts, sleek graphs and cutting-edge databases that offer insight into financial information are made easy when you learn the secrets of creating sophisticated spreadsheets.

You'll explore Excel's array of detailed formatting tools and discover how to make these work for you when you're tackling graphing and charting financial information. Next, you'll explore the roles that trends, relationships, and differences play in charts, and how to work with Sparklines for data visualization and data bars. 

Upon completion of this course you will know the essentials of Microsoft Excel 2016.

Exercise files, demo files and optional quizzes and certificate of completion are all available to you during and upon completion of the course.

* Includes quizzes, exercise files, demo files, close captions and certificate of completion.

Who is the target audience?
  • Users of earlier versions of Excel looking to update their skills.
  • Those new to using Microsoft Excel 2016.
  • Users who have a foundation of Microsoft Excel and seeking to take advance there Excel 2016 knowledge.
  • If you want to refresh your memory and understanding of Excel.
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Curriculum For This Course
107 Lectures
4 Lectures 14:43
Acquiring Excel 2016 and Information on Installation and Upgrade

Essential Information for a Successful Training Experience

Exercise Files

Course Demo Files

Section 1 Quiz
1 question
What's New
1 Lecture 02:55
New and Improved Features in Excel 2016
Using Touch
1 Lecture 05:36
Overview of Principles of Using Touchscreen
Getting Started
2 Lectures 25:29
Creating and Saving a Workbook

Opening a Workbook
Using Help
1 Lecture 06:27
Online Help and Contextual Help

Section 5 Quiz
1 question
Excel Options
1 Lecture 10:50
Personalizing your use of Excel

Section 6 Quiz
2 questions
The Ribbon and Toolbars
5 Lectures 36:19
Basics of using the Ribbon

Quick Access Toolbar

Tell Me Feature

Mini Toolbars and Contextual Menus

Status Bar

Section 7 Quiz
2 questions
Entering and Editing Data
5 Lectures 43:26
Basics of Entering and Editing Data in a Workbook

Exercise 01

Formatting Dates

Formatting Numbers

Exercise 02

Section 8 Quiz
5 questions
Backup and Recovery
1 Lecture 07:35
AutoSave, Recover Unsaved Workbook, and Create a Backup Copy

Section 9 Quiz
1 question
Fill and Series
2 Lectures 13:12
Working with Fill and Series

Flash Fill

Section 10 Quiz
2 questions
31 More Sections
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