Lookups & database functions


This intermediate course will teach you how to use the powerful lookups and database functions when performing analysis in Microsoft Excel. This set of Excel functions enables you to search datasets to find specific values, all within your Excel formulas. The course will also teach you how to use named ranges, cell validation and index/match functions to maximise the usefulness of lookups and database functions.  Created & customized for Chartered Accountants Ireland by kubicle.com

Venue details:  
Online EU, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
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Training ticket cost:  
2.00 Training Tickets accepted
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Product type:  
CPD online course
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Who Should Attend?

This course is suitable for beginner learners who are already familiar with Excel but not proficient analyzing these 3 different types of data. It is best suited to accountants, management consultants, analysts and other business professionals.

Course Overview

This Kubicle course contains 11 lessons, 3 exercises and 1 Exam. It covers the following topics:

  • Finding records with VLOOKUP
  • Naming arrays
  • Better lookups with INDEX/MATCH
  • Tiered pricing with nested IF
  • Create dropdown list for search
  • Ranking data records
  • Lookup multiple criteria
  • Calculating monthly totals
  • Database functions
  • Updating formulas with new data

Key Outcomes

Once you have completed this course you will know how to use all of Excel’s lookups and database functions (e.g. VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, DSUM, DAVERAGE) and be able to deploy these functions in formulas that perform calculations on various datasets. You will also know how combine these functions with other Excel features to create Top 5 lists, drop down menus and much more.