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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

1 Yonge Street (Toronto Star Building)

Suite 1801

Toronto, Ontario M5E 1W7


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Microsoft Excel: Data Analysis with Functions, Dashboards and What-If Analysis Tools (2 Day Course)

Upcoming Dates: June 4/5, 2018 | Check for more dates >

Location: Downtown Toronto, Toronto Star Building, 1 Yonge Street, Suite 1801, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (some Avantix Learning courses may be delivered at an alternate downtown Toronto location).

Microsoft® Excel® Versions: 2007 | 2010 | 2011 | 2013 | 2016 | 365

Delivery Method: Instructor-led classroom training

Custom Training: Available on request. Contact us to arrange a date.

In this instructor-led course, students will learn to use many more advanced Excel functions and features including text functions, date functions, lookup functions, logical functions, and information functions. Formulas will be created in conditional formats and applied to rows of data. Students will learn to use advanced pivot table features, create dashboards and use what-if analysis tools including Goal Seek, Scenarios, one and two input Data Tables and Solver. Throughout this course, the instructor will include numerous tips, tricks and shortcuts. Each student will also receive a full course manual.

Course details

Duration: 2 days (9 am - 4 pm)

Course Fee: $595 CDN per person + HST or BYOD (bring your own device): $545 CDN person + HST

Student working on Excel with chart.

Key topics

Topics include:

  • Generating a pivot table using dynamic named ranges
  • Creating calculated fields in pivot tables
  • Summarizing pivot table data by date or number intervals
  • Using related tables as the source for pivot tables (2013 and later versions)
  • Consolidating data from multiple sheets in a pivot table (all versions)
  • Creating dashboards using multiple pivot tables and pivot charts
  • Setting dashboard components to consistent sizes
  • Connecting slicers to multiple pivot tables
  • Using Goal Seek to find multiple possible results
  • Generating data tables with one or two variables for what-if analysis
  • Creating multiple scenarios with Excel’s Scenario Manager
  • Using Solver for What-If analysis
  • Creating nested If statements with logical and IS functions
  • Using text functions to clean up data
  • Creating date calculations including the number of working days between two dates
  • Creating time calculations
  • Converting data to other types
  • Highlighting data using conditional formatting with IS formulas
  • Ranking and rounding
  • Calculating averages and weighted averages
  • Creating array formulas


Who will benefit

This course has been designed for Microsoft Excel users who have completed the Microsoft Excel: Intermediate / Advanced course or have equivalent knowledge and skills.

Can I bring my own device?

Absolutely! If you choose to bring your own device, you will receive a reduced rate. Be sure to bring a power cord and a mouse is helpful.

What's included

Included in this course:

  • Comprehensive course manual
  • Keyboard shortcuts quick reference
  • Sample and exercise files
  • Refreshments (for classes conducted in Avantix Learning classrooms)
  • Certificate of completion
  • Follow-up email support

Microsoft Office training series

Other courses in this series include:

Microsoft Excel: Introduction

Microsoft Excel: Intermediate / Advanced

Microsoft Excel: Introduction to Power Pivot and Power Query Business Intelligence Tools

Microsoft Excel: Introduction to VBA (Visual Basic for Applications)

Microsoft Project: Introduction

Microsoft Access: Introduction


About Avantix Learning courses

Avantix Learning offers live instructor-led classroom (ILC) courses allowing personal interaction between the students and the instructor. We specialize in small classes, typically ranging from 6 to 8 students to ensure an optimal student to instructor ratio.

Public courses are offered in downtown Toronto at 1 Yonge Street (Toronto Star Building), Suite 1801, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Our top-notch instructors have years of experience in the business world and students are encouraged to ask questions during our courses. Avantix Learning senior instructors have 15 or more years of experience. A complete profile of the instructor leading a specific course is available on request.


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We understand that your plans may change. Check out our refund policy for information regarding refunds and transfers.

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