Excel Advanced

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  • Sector IT
  • Course Type Online
  • Duration 90 Hours
  • Price Was £249.99, Now £24.00

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About the course

The online Microsoft Excel 2013 Advanced course will provide learners with a core understanding of how to effectively operate and use the Excel spreadsheet software at an advanced level. Whether you need to learn the skills for work, fill the gaps in your CV or simply fancy learning something new, this Excel Advanced course is perfect.

Course Syllabus

The Microsoft Excel Advanced course is split into the following modules:

  • Introduction to Excel Advanced
  • Using Text to Columns
  • The Paste Special Function
  • Data Validation
  • Subtotals and Grouping
  • Consolidating Data
  • Scenario Analysis
  • Data Tables in Scenario Analysis
  • What-if Analysis
  • Mats and Trig Functions
  • Text Functions in Excel
  • Using Lookup Functions
  • Vlookups
  • HLookups
  • Using Statistical Functions
  • Databse Functions
  • Formaula Auditing and Error Tracing
  • Hyperlinks in Excel
  • Linking Data
  • Understanding Pivot Tables
  • Using Pivot Charts
  • Workbook Properties
  • Protecting and Sharing Worksheets
  • Data Encrypting and Finalising Workbooks
  • Understanding to Macros
  • Custom Number Formats in Excel
  • Using Custom Lists
  • Working with Templates
  • Tracking Changes in Excel
  • Merging and Compare Excel Workbooks
  • Final Assessment
  • Microsoft Excel Software

This course relates to Microsoft 2013 software. In order to complete the course, learners should have their own copy of Microsoft Excel 2013. If learner does not own a copy of the software, Microsoft provide a free trial version of Microsoft Excel 2013.


To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Microsoft Excel Advanced course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this Microsoft Excel Advanced course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Microsoft Excel Advanced course.

Course Duration

The online Microsoft Excel Advanced course requires 90 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Microsoft Excel Advanced course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.


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