Excel Basic Level

Microsoft Excel Basic is a beginner-level course that provides a foundational understanding of the essential functionalities in Excel. It is geared towards participants with no prior experience in Excel and equips them to navigate and use Excel confidently.


1-Day Course


Max 15 Learners


Virtual, On-Site or Hybrid


Participants must be comfortable using a keyboard, mouse, as well as navigating the Windows environment.

Why Attend?

By the end of this course, you will have gained the skills necessary to create a new spreadsheet, work with basic formulae and functions. You’ll make spreadsheets look professional and impactful. Being equipped with foundational Excel knowledge you will be able to proceed to the next level courses.


What Will You Gain?

After this course, you will:

  1. Understand spreadsheet basics and use shortcuts
  2. Create and navigate worksheets
  3. Enter and edit data
  4. Modify a worksheet
  5. Use functions
  6. Apply formatting
  7. Print worksheets
  8. Create basic charts
  9. Manage large workbooks
  10. Create graphics and screenshots

What Learning Materials Are Included?

We supply the following for virtual and face to face training:

  1. Comprehensive learner manual
  2. Digital cue cards with quick tips and shortcut keys
  3. Highly practical, integrated and engaging learning experience

For all virtual sessions we provide an end-to-end service including:

  1. Scheduling and hosting of all Microsoft Teams sessions
  2. Delegate invitations and reminders
  3. All related training correspondence and IT support during workshops

Everything about this workshop was excellent!

It was a pleasure to attend the course the facilitator was very helpful. Everything about this workshop was excellent.

Andries Wasserman


So engaging. Took me out of my comfort zone!

I really have enjoyed the course; it was so engaging and has taken me out of my comfort zone. I have learnt some great new short cuts that will make me more efficient.

Johnathan Cassell

Atlas Copco

Very valuable. I really learned a lot!

I enjoyed the course, especially learning how to use functions, pivots and macros. It was very valuable, and I really learned a lot. Iā€™d highly recommend this course.

Sizenka Ntsolowan

Executive PA, EPPF

Gave me a great understanding of Excel!

Very informative lesson that gave me a great understanding of Excel. Sharon was so supportive to us all and gave highly practical examples and useful shortcuts.

Nkumbuzo Mazwi

Senior Analyst, TransUnion