Microsoft Excel Level 4

The Microsoft Excel Level 4 course is designed for people who want to take their skills on to the next level having previously completed a Level 3 course.  It will progress on the skills learnt in order to set up a Dashboard for interacting with the data in a user friendly manor.

Course Content

Programme Objectives

  • Learning about using Excel as a Dashboards
  • Preparing data to use in a Dashboard
  • How to design the Dashboard report
  • Using Excel to create forms

Programme Content

  • Getting your data ready
  • Using Data Validation to stop input errors
  • Formatting your data for Reporting
  • Designing the Dashboard
  • Combining VLOOKUP to INDEX/MATCH
  • Revision of Formatting/Analysing a PivotTable report
  • Creating Multiple Pivot Table on one Dashboard
  • Applying Conditional Formatting
  • Adding Slicers to the data
  • Controlling Data with Slicers
  • Timelines
  • Adding Charts and Pivot Charts
  • Choosing the right Chart for your data
  • Formatting a Dashboard
  • Visualising mapped data in 3D Maps (aka Power Map)
  • Using Macros to add buttons to a Dashboard
  • Creating and Using interactive Forms
Entry Requirements

Pre-requisites:  Participants should have attended the Excel Level 3 course.

Microsoft Excel Level 4
LevelLevel 4
Duration1 Day Workshop
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateVarious dates throughout the year. Please contact us for dates
Price£195. This includes refreshments, lunch, and parking


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