Excel Advanced


This course will extend your knowledge into some of the more specialized and advanced capabilities of Excel by using the data analysis and business intelligence features. You will learn how to use the advanced features such as What-If analysis and Scenario planning, PivotTables and Power Pivots for analysis of large data sets.

Venue details:  
Dublin, Professional Training, Unit 22 Westland Square, Pearse Street, Dublin
Start date & time:  
04 December 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
04 December 2019 17:00
Price: €300.00  (€240.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Damien O'Neill


Product type:  
CPD course
Information technology

Who Should Attend?

This course is for accountants with existing Intermediate Excel skills either from attending the CAI CPD Intermediate Excel course, or having equivalent knowledge.

Course Overview

This course will cover the following topics:

  • What’s new in Excel- New templates, charts and Quick Analysis
  • Understanding Decision Tree Models
  • Layours, formats, calculations, slicers and data analysis in Pivot Tables
  • Creating a MS Excel Dashboard using slicers
  • Using PivotChart drill down buttons
  • Using the Power Pivot for Business Analysis and reporting
  • Using Get and Transform
  • Power Query and data models
  • Boosted Model
  • What If Analysis & The Analysis ToolPak
  • Using Goal seek to prepare forecasts or get the desired results
  • Data Input Tables to calculate multiple results
  • New functions in Excel - Ifs, Switch, Maxifs, MinIfs, Countifs, SumIfs, Iferror
  • Creating Click and point Macros

Key Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Use the new features in MS Excel
  • Use a PivotTable, PivotCharts & PowerPivot to analyse large data sets
  • Understand Data analysis and Business intelligence features in Excel
  • Create what if analysis and scenarios to create Best case, Worst Case of Most Likely projections
  • Use advanced functions
  • Create Macros

Speaker Bio

Professional Training is a group of experienced specialists providing focused training in IT and Management skills. Our trainers use a combination of tailored, flexible approaches and real-life business knowledge to develop and provide techniques and solutions for immediate implementation by our course participants. We have delivered a range of CPD programmes with Chartered Accountants Ireland since 1997. Website: www.professional.ie