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Excel - Automating Excel with Macros and Analysis Tools

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6 CPD hours

About this course

To ensure success, students should have completed Excel Essentials and Excel Functions Including Pivot Tables and Lookups or have the equivalent knowledge and experience.


Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to enhance productivity and efficiency by streamlining workflow, collaborate with others, and audit and analyse data.


This course is designed for students desiring to gain skills necessary to create macros, collaborate with others, audit and analyse data, incorporate multiple data sources, and import data.

Working with Multiple Worksheets and Workbooks
  • Working with Named Ranges
  • Link Cells Across Worksheets and Workbooks
  • Use 3D References to Calculate Across Worksheets
  • Consolidate Data
Use Formula Auditing and Error Checking
  • Reveal Formulas
  • Trace Cell Precedents and Dependents
  • Locate Errors in Formulas
  • Watch and Evaluate Formulas
Reviewing and Protecting Workbooks
  • Control Data Entry via Data Validation
  • Protect Workbook Access
  • Protect Worksheets and Cell Content
  • Add and Edit Comments
  • Prepare a Workbook for Distribution
  • Modify Excel's Default Settings
Using Macros to Automate Workbook Functionality
  • Create Macros via Recording
  • Run Macros via Buttons and Shortcuts
  • Assign Macros to the Quick Access Toolbar and Ribbon
  • Assign Macros to Objects
  • View Macro Code
Forecasting and Analysis Data
  • Use Conditional Formatting to Highlight, Sort and Filter Key Data
  • Advanced Conditional Formatting using Formulas
  • Create Sparklines to Visualise Data
  • Add Trendlines to Charts to Visualise and Forecast Trends
  • Use Data Tables and Scenarios to Project Potential Outcomes
  • Use Goal Seek to Calculate Outcomes
  • Forecast Data Trends Using Solver
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Excel - Automating Excel with Macros and Analysis Tools training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the Excel - Automating Excel with Macros and Analysis Tools course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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