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Excel at Excel: Getting Down to the Basics

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Bianca Mounce

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this excel class:

Due to the current health concerns, all GA programs will temporarily be held online - including this one.

Registered participants will be notified 24 hours in advance with information on how to log in to the Zoom meeting room and other tools needed for the workshop. Registration will close 2 hours prior to the start time in order to allow participants ample opportunity to have the technology enabled.


The Excel at Excel workshop is designed for participants who are relatively familiar with other office productivity software, for example Microsoft Word. (The participants who succeed the most are comfortable using a computer and navigating around desktop programs on their own). It introduces a range of Excel topics giving participants a taste of the potential that can be achieved with Excel. It touches briefly on everything from navigation and layout to using functions and charts. This workshop was not designed to go over any topic in extreme detail, but more as a "sampler" of topics.

Agenda (Not necessarily taught in the order below):

  • Terminology and Navigation
  • Formatting
  • Data Organization
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Hiding and Grouping
  • Introduction to Formulas
  • Functions
  • Basic Math Functions
  • Conditional Math Functions
  • Reference Functions
  • Filling
  • Defined Name
  • PivotTables
  • Chart

Takeaways:

  • Input, gather, massage, and format data for more productive use and sharing.
  • Analyze data to improve decision making.
  • Output and package data for external consumption.

Preparation:

  • Participants should have a general familiarity with Excel, including knowing how to navigate a spreadsheet, and how to copy & paste.
  • Please bring a laptop with Microsoft Office 7 or 10 installed (PC recommended, Mac acceptable. Most functions/features should work on a Mac although there may be minor differences. The instructor will be using a PC. It is also highly recommended that you have a mouse.
  • Participants will also be emailed case study files prior to the workshop that they should download to their desktop. This is an interactive workshop, and your participation and questions are encouraged.
  • You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
  • This workshop will occur completely online using Zoom and Slack. Set up information will be emailed to all participants signed up around 24 hours before (and again an hour before) the start time.
  • Each individual participant must have purchased a ticket.
  • Participants must be 16 years of age or older and this workshop does not include instruction beyond the secondary school level.
  • Participants who complete this workshop will not receive a certificate or any other designation of completion.
  • This workshop is not designed to prepare individuals to follow or pursue a trade, occupation or profession. It is not designed to improve, enhance, or add to the skills and abilities of an individual relative to occupational responsibilities or career opportunities.


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

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If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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2) Sign-in to Slack and create an account. Slack is a written chat tool that your instructor may use to post photos, links, resources, polls, and threads. It also gives you and your classmates an opportunity to ask questions and collaborate!
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