Intermediate Excel Course

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Our one day Intermediate Excel public course is an instructor-led course to bring your Excel skills to a new level. It will show you how to analyze your data quickly , safely and efficiently using  Excel Formulas and Functions especially the important intermediate functions like IF and VLOOKUP.

The course also covers data analysis tools like Filters, Sorting, Subtotals and Pivot tables as well as linking across multiple sheets and charting your data.


We realize that there is an awful lot to take in when doing a one day Excel course, so we, uniquely give every student access to our online course as well . This is great not just for revising  but also for further study as our online course covers all levels of Excel.

This course covers both  2010 , 2013  & 2016 Excel versions. See  full Course Syllabus Below.

What Excel Level am I ?

Our Free ‘Testing Workbook’ will test and time your Excel skills and then create a personalized detailed report of them. Watch the video and Read More..

What will the course do for me ?

In the video below  watch a trained and untrained Excel user tackling common Excel tasks. Notice the huge difference in time and effort. Where are you now?

CPD Certified Course

Upcoming Level 2 Courses

    • Wednesday 18th April
    • Wednesday  16th May
    • Wednesday 20th June
    • Wednesday  25th  July
    • Wednesday  22nd  August


Course Duration

One Full day

Course Requirments

Students will have attended our Level one Excel Course or they will know how to

  • Create basic Formulas
  • Can use basic Functions like SUM, AVERAGE, MAX & MIN
  • Understand Relative & Absolute references

Course Location

GEC center, Taylor’s lane, Dublin 8
(beside the Guinness Storehouse)

Course Price

€248 Inclusive
5% discount for Three or more Bookings.
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GEC Centre, Taylor’sLane, Dublin 8
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Course Syllabus: Intermedaite Excel Course:

Review of Essential Excel Concepts & Techniques:

  • Relative/Absolute Reference
  • using Cell references
  • Formatting concepts & problems in Excel.
  • Good practice techniques.

Range Names

  • Concept and Purpose
  • Naming individual or range cell’s
  • Deleting and amending named ranges
  • Using named cells/ranges in formulas

The IF Function

  • Automatic decision making in Excel using the IF Function
  • Nested IF Functions

VLookup Function

  • Introduction to the Vlookup Function:
  • Why the VLOOKUP Function is so important
  • VLOOKUP Examples
  • Using the VLOOKUP Function and others Functions with Cell references and Relative & absolute references.

Conditional Formats and Date Calculations

  • Benefits and purpose
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Entering Dates and Times
  • Different date/time formats
  • How dates are stored
  • Calculating working days
  • Using the DAY(),MONTH(),YEAR() functions
  • Time calculations

Formula Auditing

  • Formula Auditing Tools
  • Revealing Formulas
  • Tracing Precedents/Dependents
  • Goto Special

Worksheet Management & Linking

  • Linking sheets in the same file
  • Linking different Excel files
  • Using Edit, Links
  • Viewing different files at once
  • Saving a workspace
  • Viewing different sheets at once
  • Window Split

Basic List Management

  • Sorting Data
  • Adding Subtotals
  • AutoFilter
  • Freeze Panes
  • Group and Outline
  • Data Form

An Introduction to Pivot Tables.

  • What are Pivot tables
  • Creating basic Pivot Tables
  • Pivot table Toolbar
  • Pivot Table Examples

Excel Charts / Graphs

  • Using the Chart Wizard
  • Editing and Formatting charts
  • Saving custom chart types
  • Setting a default chart type