Microsoft Excel 2013 Basic to Intermediate

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Course Code: VTLOKEBX3 Category: Subsidies: ,
SkillsFuture Course ID: CRS-N-0029558

Learn Excellent Foundation With the Essentials of Microsoft Excel 2013

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Learn Excellent Foundation With the Essentials of Microsoft Excel 2013

Course Code: VTLOKEBX3
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)

Whether you’re a novice or an expert wanting to refresh your skillset with Microsoft Excel, this 2-days hands-on basic to intermediate course covers all the basics you need to start entering your data and building organized workbooks. This course teaches you how to create a proper database, enter and organize data, work with multiple worksheets, format the appearance of your data, data referencing, creating formula and basic Excel functions to perform calculations, and applying different types of security. You’ll also learn the power of Flash Fill feature inplemented only in Excel 2013.

You will learn the usefulness of Excel in applying and deriving mathematical results quickly and easily in many day-to-day calculations for reports to enable you to be more productive at work.

A hands-on based course coupled with exercises to allow you to practice on lessons taught to enforce understanding on Microsoft Excel and experience Excel’s automatic updates capabilities replacing the need for manual calculations and the calculator.

This Course is Suitable For

Learners with zero to little knowledge of using Microsoft Excel 2013.

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

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Excel 2013
  • Excel 2013 Interface
  • Understanding the different types of data
  • Manipulating worksheet
  • Learn different ways of viewing large amount of data
  • Auto filling data in worksheet including Flash Fill, a new feature in Excel 2013
  • Different types of data formatting
  • How to apply formatting on data based on condition
  • Different types of calculation operator
  • Create formula to automate works and solve problems
  • Create Excel basic functions
  • Create different types of hyperlink
  • Learn how to prepare the worksheet for printing
  • Apply worksheets and workbook protection
  • Charts

Questions to Ask Yourself

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

Yes, you can but ONLY IF you are very familiar with the Excel 2010 or 2007 user interface.

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.


Clear explanations, easy to understand and very patient with participants’ queries.
Siti Nurhazah (Customs)

Good explanation, clear and precise. Easy to follow instruction. Comfortable pace.
Mohd Nizam (MHA)


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.