Microsoft Excel 2016 Power Functions

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Course Code: VTLOKEPF6 Category: Subsidies: ,
SkillsFuture Course ID: CRS-N-0043810

Learn the Next Level of Advanced Functions in Microsoft Excel

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Learn the Next Level of Advanced Functions in Microsoft Excel

Course Code: VTLOKEPF6
Duration: 2 Days (14 Hours)

Course Description:
Businesses are constantly challenged with obtaining information and results quickly to more complex conditions. It is no longer merely getting simple totals and averages from a list of values but now based on a condition or multiple conditions.

With demands that push for faster and more accurate data, data retrieval have become more challenging which requires the extraction of specific data from a string of data or from specific cell or cells that satifies certain conditions.

Working with dates in Excel have become increasingly common in daily work such as determining the week of the week from a given date or number of working days between two given dates, or converting a text string into an Excel date format.

This 2-day course will help you achieve such challenges and demands in Microsoft Excel and more. Design and paced with lots of hands-on practices to ensure you understand and become familiar with the many helpful functions that will be covered.

This course is for

Learners who have attended our Microsoft Excel 2016 Basic to Intermediate module or must be well versed in those topics covered in the module.

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

Course Outline

  • Tips and Shortcuts
  • Using Information Functions to handle errors and validations
  • Using IFS Functions to perform calculations on data
  • Using Statistical and Maths Functions to perform data analysis and calculations
  • Using Date Functions to perform date value computations
  • Using Text and Lookup to perform searches on data
  • Using Database Functions to calculate statistics

Questions to Ask Yourself

I am a very experienced user of an earlier version of Microsoft Excel; can I take up this course?

Yes, you can, ONLY IF you are familiar with the Excel 2016 interface, well-versed in formula creation and know how to use basic Excel functions, otherwise we would recommend you first attend our Microsoft Excel 2016 Basic to Intermediate module before attending this course.

After completing this course do I still need to take up your Microsoft Excel 2016 Advanced module?

Yes, this is not a replacement course of our Advanced Excel module which covers other essential Excel skills that you would need.

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.


Good pace and clear coaching!
Koh Fu Mei

Appreciate your effort in covering and solving problems not in the notes.
Wong Sek Ling (Temasek 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.