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, Pivot Tables and Power Pivots for analysis of large data sets.

Venue details:  
, Professional Training, Unit 22 Westland Square, Pearse Street, Dublin
Start date & time:  
17 September 2020 09:30
End date & time:  
17 September 2020 17:00
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Speaker details
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Professional Training


Product type:  
CPD course
Technology and data

Who should attend

This course is for accountants, or other business professionals, with existing intermediate Excel skills either from attending the Institute's intermediate Excel course, or having equivalent knowledge.

Course overview

  • What's new in Excel - New templates, charts and Quick Analysis, as well as Ifs, Switch, MaxIfs, MinIfs, Countifs, SumIfs, Iferror
  • Layouts, 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, as well as What If Analysis and The Analysis ToolPak
  • Using Goal seek to prepare forecasts or get the desired results
  • Data Input Tables to calculate multiple results
  • Creating Click and point Macros

Key learning outcomes

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

  • Use the new features in Excel
  • Use a Pivot Table, Pivot Charts and 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