Advanced Excel 2010 training – Provisional Course Outline

Advanced Excel 2010 training

Our Advanced Excel 2010 training course outlines can be tailored to meet the needs of the individuals or organisation. We train at your site in Dorset, Hampshire or Wiltshire.

Aims of the course

This course aims to give delegates an in-depth knowledge of Excel features.

Number on coursePrice per day
1 - 1 training£295 + VAT
2 - 4 people£475 + VAT
5 - 8 people£595 + VAT

Course Objectives

 On completion of the course delegates will have advanced skills in using Microsoft Excel 2010 . They will be able to:

  • Link multiple workbooks
  • Print workbooks
  • Work with named ranges
  • Audit a worksheet
  • Create and use PivotTables and reports
  • Use Solver, Scenario Manager and Goal Seek tools
  • Use Excel workgroup features
  • Create and use macros

The course is of one day’s duration.

How the course is run – This instructor-led course has a hands-on approach, with plenty of opportunity for delegates to practise the new skills they learn at the computer.

Pre-requisites – Familiarity with the Windows environment, and a reasonable knowledge of Excel. Prior attendance of the Intermediate Excel course would be an advantage.

Course Outline

Using multiple workbooks

  • Using a workspace
  • Linking workbooks

Printing workbooks

  • Printing and previewing multiple worksheets
  • Using the Report Manager

Named ranges

  • Add a named range
  • Delete a named range
  • Use a named range in a formula
  • Use Lookup Functions

Auditing a worksheet

  • Using the Auditing Toolbar
  • Tracing errors
  • Tracing dependents
  • Tracing precedents

PivotTables and Reports

  • Creating a PivotTable report
  • Creating a PivotChart report
  • Resetting a summary function in a PivotTable report
  • Creating a PivotTable report for the World Wide Web

Data Analysis Tools

  • Goal Seek
  • Solver
  • Scenario manager

Excel workgroup features

  • Changing workgroup properties
  • Creating a shared workbook
  • Merging workbooks
  • Tracking changes
  • Creating, editing and removing comments
  • Applying and removing file passwords
  • Applying and removing worksheet and workbook protection


  • Recording macros
  • Running macros
  • Editing macros

To request further details of any of our courses, or to make a booking, please contact us by ringing 07477 578417 or by sending an email to or filling in our contact form.