Microsoft Excel 2016 Advanced

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Course Code: VTLOKEAX6 Category: Subsidies: ,
SkillsFuture Course ID: CRS-N-0041241

Getting more out of Microsoft Excel for advanced tasks.

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Getting More Out of Microsoft Excel for Advanced Tasks

Course Code: VTLOKEAX6
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)

Nowadays knowing how to use Excel is no longer an option as many jobs require advanced Excel skills. Be empowered to use Excel beyond simple data entry and formulas.

In this 2-day hands-on guided course you will learn how to write advanced excel formulas, auditing and debugging errors in formulas and to combine formulas with conditional formatting to highlight data meaningfully. To have a good understanding of Excel features like templates, tables and how to establish relationship between tables to create impressive workbooks for reporting.

Be amazed by some of the advanced pivot table features like data model to integrate data from multiple tables, with grouping, slicers and timeline to analyse massive amounts of data with just a few clicks. Exploring the power of database tools, consolidation of data from different worksheets, validation of data, analysing data with Sparkline and the what-if Analysis tools, and knowing how to automate tasks in Excel through macro recording.

You will also get a peek into the timesaver Quick Analysis tools, New Templates and Smart Lookup features that are available in Excel 2016 version. Designed with exercises to enforce what is taught to give you better understanding of Excel’s functionality.

This course is for

Learners who have attended our Microsoft Excel 2016 Basic to Intermediate course or for users with good working knowledge and experience in using Microsoft Excel 2010/2013.

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

Course Outline

  • Working with templates
  • Mastering data consolidation for summary reports
  • Using Excel auditing tools to audit worksheet formula
  • Applying advanced functions
  • Using data validation to speed-up data entry and improve accuracy
  • Working with tables and relationship
  • Sorting data
  • Working with Outline and SubTotal
  • Applying basic and advanced filtering techniques
  • Apply Data Model technique
  • Using PivotTable and PivotChart
  • Performing data analysis
  • Using Sparkline to visualize the data
  • Working with macros

Questions to Ask Yourself

I’m very experienced in using an earlier version of Microsoft Excel; can I sign up for this course without attending the Basic to Intermediate course?

Yes, you can but ONLY IF you are very familiar with the Excel 2010 or 2013 features covered in our basic to intermediate module.

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.


Great clarity in coaching. Learned numerous useful commands that could be used in the course of my work.
Quek Khim Geok (MOF)

This class is enjoyable and beneficial.
Justin Tay (NEA)


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.