Microsoft Access 2013 Basic to Intermediate

Price Inclusive of GST

Course Code: VTLOKABX3 Category: Subsidies: ,
SkillsFuture Course ID: CRS-N-0030182

Learn Essential Techniques to Handle Data the Right Way

Download Brochure

You can also register by
1. FAX: Click here to download registration form.
2. HRMS-2 / ACE SYSTEM: Inform your Training Coordinator the Course Code, Course Date and the Training Provider is Oaks Training.
3. PHONE: Call +65 6423 1183.


Learn Essential Techniques to Handle Data the Right Way

Course Code: VTLOKABX3
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)

Whether you’re a novice or an expert wanting to refresh your skills on Microsoft Access, this 2-day course will guide you how to determine what fields are needed for the database/system, how many tables are needed and which fields and tables go together using essential normalization approach.

Some Key Pointers to Consider:
• How do I determine what fields are needed for the database/system?
• How do I determine how many tables are need?
• How do I determine which field goes into which table?

You will also learn how to use the various data types, input masks to create an effective and relational table.

Once all the required normalised tables are properly created, you can use them to generate useful queries, forms and reports. You will also learn how to import data to the access table and export queries, forms and reports to other Microsoft applications

Why spend weeks to create your reports manually, when you can save time creating a report by setting an effective and accurate database using Microsoft Access?

This Course is Suitable For

Learners with zero to little knowledge of using Microsoft Access 2013. Also suitable for those who what to refresh the MS Access skills from earlier versions.

Public Sector – Division 1, 2 & 3
Private Sector – Applicable to All

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Database
  • Database Normalisation
  • Getting Started with MS Access
  • Naming Conventions
  • Table Design
  • Understanding Relationships
  • Import Data
  • Working with Datasheet View
  • Query Design
  • Forms
  • Reports
  • Export Data from Access Table to an Excel File

Questions to Ask Yourself

I’m very experienced in using an earlier version of Microsoft Access; can I skip this course and join the Access 2013 Advanced course?

Yes, you can but we do not recommend it.

For Your Delight

  Refreshments are provided for morning and afternoon tea breaks.
  A Certificate of Attendance will be given subject to 90% attendance.

Course Customisation

We can tailor this course to suit your needs in terms of course dates, times and location. If you are an organisation, we can further customise the course to meet your training needs and requirements.


  • Daphne Wong
    Daphne Wong Trainer

    Daphne holds a Diploma in Computer Studies & 3D Design. She also is a Certified Internet Specialist and was an Approved Trainer of the former IT Programme for office workers. She has been training for public, schools and corporate clients since 1988. Daphne specialises in training in Internet, Microsoft Office applications & Lotus Notes. She exercises patience and enthusiasm among the participants and displays a sound knowledge of the subjects taught. She has the ability to make a difficult subject simple and easy.

  • Kendra Ong
    Kendra Ong Trainer

    Kendra holds a BSc (Maths) and has more than 26 years of experience in IT planning, designing and programming of LANs and managing the operational support function of computer networks. Since 1995, she specialises on training in Internet, Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Publisher, FrontPage, Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes. She is an ACTA Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is also one of StarHub’s Golden Gurus (2013). Her cheerfulness and enthusiasm in training has earned her favorable commendations from her participants.

  • Ow Yeong Yin Leng
    Ow Yeong Yin Leng Trainer

    Yin Leng holds a degree in Computer Science with Management and has been training since 1995 in IT in both the private and public sectors. She is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. Her dedication to training is well liked and appreciated by the participants. She has vast knowledge in computer programming and applications software and enjoys imparting her knowledge and skills. She is proficient in providing training in Internet, Microsoft Office application and customised software courses.

  • Pauline Lee
    Pauline Lee Trainer

    Pauline has been conducting IT courses since 1992. Her experience as a programmer with a local bank, a LAN administrator cum a trainer officer with the Singapore Hotel Association and Training Educational Centre has more than prepared her to train in the areas of Microsoft Office, Internet and Frontpage. She is also certified by ITE as an industry trainer to teach the module on Coaching Skills. She was a former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College. She is dedicated and patient, always able to impart her IT knowledge effectively to the participants.

  • Sherie Poh
    Sherie Poh Trainer

    Sherie holds a BSc in Computer Science with Psychology and Specialist Diploma in Web Development Technology (SWEB). A corporate IT instructor since 1992, she has lots of commercial experience on a wide range of software applications – MS Office Applications, MS Project, Lotus Notes, Web Related Applications, Programming with Visual Basic, VBA for Excel and Access. A former Associate Trainer with the Civil Service College and an ACTA Certified Trainer, Sherie always demonstrates competency and passion required of her in training.


Explanation was detailed and clear. Thank you for imparting your valuable knowledge.
Rafhanah (MSF)

Very good and concise teaching.
Muhd Faizal (National Skin Centre)

Very good step by step explanation.
Khartini (Republic Poly)


This is a SDF Subsidy approved course. This grant is only applicable to companies applying course for their staff.

This is a SkillsFuture Credit approved course. This applies only to individuals applying and paying for the course yourself. You can use your available SkillFuture Credit to pay for this course.