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Excel Basics

Credits: CEU = IACET CEUs | PDU = PMI PDUs | HRCI = HRCI Credits | SHRM = SHRM PDCs | CFRE = CFRE Credits | ACE = ACE Credits

Excel Basics

Excel Basics

Estimated Length: 3 hours
Access Time: 90 days
0.3 CEU | 3 PDU | 3 SHRM
$79.00

Key Features


Expert-supported
Accessible
Games & Flashcards
Mobile-friendly
Badge and credit-awarding
Audio-enabled in app

Course Description

As big data continues to change the way businesses operate and drive strategy, the ability to efficiently and effectively organize and analyze data is crucial. Managers need to be able to utilize tools to identify trends and help make better business decisions. Microsoft’s Excel is a powerful spreadsheet software to organize and manage data related to business operations. This course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in Excel, including data entry, basic formula calculations, and formatting and style operations. During the course, you will learn how to build a spreadsheet from scratch and gain a greater understanding of the most popular Excel commands and functions.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and understand the different components of the Excel interface
  • Enter and convert numerical and text data, dates, and times
  • Select, copy, and paste data in a workbook
  • Employ elements of style to the workbook
  • Create images, illustrations, shapes, and hyperlinks in a worksheet
  • Arrange, filter, and sort lists of data
  • Apply basic formatting elements to the worksheet
  • Formulate basic mathematical formulas and functions, including SUM, AVERAGE, and MAX and MIN VALUE
  • Reorganize data by removing duplicates, blanks spaces, and misspellings in a worksheet
  • Open, save, and protect the workbook

Refund Policy

You may request a refund up to 5 days from the purchase date. The registration fee will only be refunded if less than 10% of the course has been completed. Completion percentage can be viewed on the Course Progress page from within the course.

Notes

This course has an “Ask the Expert” feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

This course does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEUs. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

Project Management Institute, PMI, the Registered Education Provider logo, Project Management Professional, PMP, Project Management Body of Knowledge, PMBOK, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMI-ACP, PMI Risk Management Professional, PMI-RMP, the PMI Talent Triangle, and the PMI Talent Triangle logo are marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Information in this course has been taken from A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) — Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2017.

The following list outlines the PDUs you will earn for completing this course, based on the certification you have.

Certification Technical Strategic/Business Leadership Total
CAPM®/PMP®/PgMP® 2.5 0 0.5 3
PMI-RMP® 0 0 0.5 0.5
PMI-SP® 0 0 0.5 0.5
PMI-ACP® 0 0 0.5 0.5
PfMP® 0 0 0.5 0.5
PMI-PBA® 0 0 0.5 0.5

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