Microsoft Excel is an extremely powerful and versatile tool that enables easy data manipulation, process automation, and report generation to name a few.
This beginner's course will take you through the basics of using Excel to using some more complex features.
The course covers Excel 2010/2013/2016/2019 & 365 (Also Excel 2011 for Mac). You are welcome to bring along an Excel spreadsheet that you are working on.
Our public, 5 Star Rated, Excel Courses are run in Manchester, Birmingham and Online. We also run one to one and private group Excel Courses at your premises or at a location to suit you.
*Group booking discounts are available
- Introduction to Excel
- Using simple editing features
- Saving and opening Excel
- Entering and editing data
- Creating and editing simple formulas
- Working with multiple workbooks
- View options and printing
- Creating lists
- Sorting and applying filters
- Creating reports
- Creating graphs
For a full course outline see the Course Outline tab on the menu below - or click here to download a PDF
Our 5-star rated Beginner Excel Courses are available online as well as in Manchester and throughout the UK. Our online course options are:
One Day Public Beginner Excel Courses: 6 hours live training sessions plus plenty of breaks: From £190 plus VAT
One Day Private Beginner Excel Courses: 6 hours live training sessions plus plenty of breaks: From £350 plus VAT
Private Half Day Beginner Excel Course: 3 hours live training sessions plus breaks. From £190 + VAT
For more information about how our online courses work take a look at our Virtual Classroom Courses page
See the dates below for a public online course or contact us for one to one or private online courses.
This course is designed for people who are new to Excel or are using Excel in a limited capacity and want to learn more.
You do not need any prior knowledge of Excel.
If you already have knowledge of the basics in Excel take a look at our Intermediate / Advanced Excel Course.
Select from the tabs below to find out more:
Click on the location tabs to see the available dates for our public Beginner Excel Training Course for each city or online.
Timings: Our online Beginner Excel public courses start at 9:30am and will finish around 4:30pm with plenty of breaks. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.
Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, via Bank Transfer or Cheque.
Our Online one-to-one and private group training in Beginner Excel is available from £190 + VAT (three hours) or £350 + VAT (6 hours).
Highly Interactive: You will see the trainer, their screen and be able to chat/ask questions.
Save 30% Plus: Our online private Beginner Excel courses cost 30% to 40% less.
Ongoing Support: After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate and 3 months online support.
Timings: The Beginner Excel course starts at 9:30am and will finish around 4:30pm with 45 mins for lunch. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.
Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, via Bank Transfer or Cheque
Lunch & Refreshments: A great lunch and plenty of tea/coffee & biscuits are provided on all Beginner Excel public courses.
One-to-one and private group courses are available for Beginner Excel Training from £390 + VAT (Half Day) and £590 + VAT (Full Day)
These courses are ideal if you cannot make one of the set course dates or if you already know the basics and want something more specific.
After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate and 3 months online support.
More Information can be found on the Private Course Enquiry Tab (above) or call us on 0161 226 6032 or contact us
We are happy to run private Beginner - Intermediate Excel courses at your offices, at our Manchester office, or at a venue to suit you.
The course content can be adapted to suit your requirements. Our trainer will contact you to discuss what you are looking to achieve and the level of prior knowledge the delegates have.
Private Beginner Excel courses are ideal if you have a number of people to train, or you want a different course outline; or simply can't make the dates of the public scheduled courses.
Private courses are available from £690 plus VAT
Private Online courses are available from £190 + VAT (3 hours) or £350 + VAT (6 hours).
All our Beginner Excel Manchester courses are run from 9.30am to 4.30pm at our head office:
Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.
Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk
Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk
Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.
More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page
Our public Intro to Excel courses in Birmingham are usually ran 9.30am to 4.30pm at:
Innovation Birmingham Campus,
Parking is available at Faraday Wharf and is located on Love Lane off Holt Street. Please note that parking here is charged and subject to availability.
Both Birmingham Snow Hill and Birmingham Moor Street rail stations are situated just a short 15-minute walk away from the Innovation Birmingham Campus.
More Information about our Birmingham training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Birmingham Training page
Because we only have 4 delegates on our online courses we can be flexible.
However, the standard timings for our Beginners Excel online course are as follows:
9.15am | Sign in - to check everyone is up ad running on the software – and show them the tools available
9.30am | Start - First session
11.00am | 15 min break
11.15am | Second session
12.45am | 45 min break
1.30pm | Third session
3.00pm | 15 min break
3.15pm | Fourth session
4.30pm | Finish & Q&A
4.45pm | End