Excel Essentials

Gone are the days when it was assumed only Investment bankers and accountants were the only ones who rely on Excel; Business Owners, Sales Managers, Administrators, Marketing Executives, Graphic Designers, and so many other people turn to the program for help. Regardless of your business or profession, Excel can help you save time, labour and ultimately do your job even better.

Join us for our 2-part Excel Essentials programme facilitated by Accredited Microsoft Master Instructor, Louise Friel and receive support on all the key compenants within the programme so you can use it confidently and ensure that you no longer need to scower Youtube for answers. 

This programme consists of 2 1/2 day modules to enable you to format data for reports and presentations, use formula and functions for budgets, sales and targets, work with lists for data anlysis, link sheets and become more proficient and confident using this invaluable tool. 



Module 1: Formatting Data for Reports & Presentations
  • Text & Number Formatting
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Format Painter
Module 2: Formula & Functions for Budgets, Sales & Targets
  • Creating Formula
  • Relative & absolute references
  • Multiple Operators
  • Sum/Average/Max/Min/Count
  • Error Messages
Module 3: Working With Lists for data Analyses
  • Single/Multiple Level Sort
  • Custom Sort
  • Single/Multiple Level Filter
  • Custom Filter
  • Data Validation
Module 4: Linking of Data
  • Linking Sheets
  • Linking Files
  • Managing Links

19th January Module 1 and Module 2- 9.30am- 12.30pm

20th January Module 3 and Module 4- 9.30am- 12.30pm 



Wednesday 4th May Module 1 and Module 2- 9.30am- 12.30pm

Thursday 5th May Module 3 and Module 4- 9.30am- 12.30pm 


Training online via Zoom- Max 12 places available

WIB Member Cost: £60 + VAT 

Non-Member Cost: £80 + VAT


Excellent training. I now feel more confident in my abilities to use Microsoft Excel. Doireann Nic Dhomhnaill, Northern Ireland Screen

For anyone wanting the basics of Excel and enough knowledge to be able to use it effectively and efficiently, this was a great course and Louise was a patient teacher and a clear communicator. I'd highly recommend this training for anyone wondering if/how Excel could help them do things more efficiently in their business.- Gillian McKee, GIRAFFE Associates Ltd


Programme Terms and Conditions

Limited spaces available on our Centre of Learning programmes. To get more details or register your interest on this programme email info@womeninbusinessni.com.