Mastering Excel 2013 - Basics

Mastering Excel 2013 Basics Online Course Overview

If you’ve mastered Microsoft Excel 2013 then you have one of the most practical and valuable skill sets in all of modern business. A spreadsheet guru can work wonders – from organizing lists, to creating multi-layered, interactive reports, to revealing answers to businesses’ critical questions like ROI, budget allocations, tracking expenditures, and more. This course is your first step towards getting started with Microsoft Excel.

If you learn to use Excel 2013, you will start to see how useful it is in your life – from formatting your grocery list to calculating complex ROI values. If you are just getting started with Excel, let our Microsoft Certified Trainers, Barbara Evers and Christina Tankersley, walk you through the basics of what you need to know about Microsoft Excel 2013.

Once the course is complete, you will be able to:

  • Navigate around the Excel interface
  • Create and save a Workbook
  • Enter data in a series
  • Use basic Office features including Undo, Redo, and the Office clipboard
  • Describe the basic use of Functions and Formulas

Mastering Excel 2013 Basics Course Topics

This course covers the following topics:

  • Navigating around Excel
  • Creating and saving a Workbook
  • Entering data in a series
  • Using basic Office features including Undo, Redo, and the Office clipboard
  • Learning the basics of Functions and Formulas

Universally Compatible

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 180 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.