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Excel for Accounting Fast Track

Activia Training
Course summary
1 day
249 GBP excl. VAT
Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 13/11/2019 09:15 - Leeds
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Course description

Our Excel for Accounting Fast Track course will push your Microsoft Excel skills to a new level.

This intensive, hands-on one-day training course is the ideal way to learn how to use Excel for accounting applications in the shortest possible time.

It covers formatting and managing data, auditing formulas and moves on to modelling and specialist accounting functions, as well as covering the essential tools of LOOKUPS and Pivot Tables.

Training Course Content

Formatting Financial Data
  • Using Formulas in Conditional Formatting
  • Modifying Rules
  • Top/Bottom Rules
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Custom Formatting
  • Currency/Accounting Formats
  • Number Formatting
Data Tools: Managing Your Data
  • Consolidating Data with Summary Sheets
  • Consolidating Data by Category
  • Consolidating Data by Reference
  • Consolidating Data by Position
  • Consolidating Data across Sheets
  • Data Validation
  • Removing Duplicates
  • Flash Fill
  • Text to Columns
Formula Auditing
  • Auditing via Trace Lines
  • Keeping Watch on Formula Values
  • Tracking Formulas
  • Evaluating Formulas
  • Error Checking Formulas
  • Trace Dependant & Precedent Data
LOOKUP Functions
Logical and Error Functions
  • Array Formulas
  • IS Functions
  • AND/NOT/OR Functions
WhatIf Analysis & Financial Modelling
  • Creating a Forecast Sheet
  • Using Solver
  • Scenarios
  • Data Tables
  • Goal Seek
Specialist Financial Functions
  • Depreciation: SLN, DB
  • Rate of Return: IRR
  • Loan repayments: NPER, RATE, PMT, IPMT, PPMT
  • Future Value: FV
  • Present Value of an Investment: PV, NPV and XNPV
  • FORECAST Function
Using Pivot Tables
  • Using Timelines in Pivots
  • Slicers
  • Using the Classic PivotTable Layout
  • Formatting a PivotTable
  • Displaying Data in PivotTables
  • Getting Started With PivotTables

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Activia Training

Activia Training

When you organise your training, you need a partner who is able to deliver the skills improvements you need, and Activia have grown into a major UK provider on the strength of excellence in key areas. Whether it's competitive prices,...

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