Microsoft Excel Basics

Excel Basics in January 2021 – beginners class

Truckee Meadows Community College is committed to maintaining a safe learning environment for all students, faculty, and staff. During these unprecedented times, the concept of “community” in the title of our institution takes on special meaning as we all commit to safe practices to ensure a healthy community that protects and addresses the needs of all of us. To this end, we must remain flexible, diligent, and compassionate in our efforts. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to remain at home if experiencing any symptoms of ill health. At TMCC, properly worn masks are mandatory in all classrooms, work spaces, and public spaces at all times.

This is Part I for a three-day class to learn Excel from basics to advanced.

This first class covers the basics ….

… such as entering text and numbers into spreadsheets … and continue building your skills by learning formatting and easy formulas.

All tutorials are instructor-led and every student will receive a handout to include screenshots to help guide you through the material presented.

Here is an overview of the topics:

  • Create a new spreadsheet/workbook
  • Cell Basics
  • Create a new workbook
    • New, Open, save and print
    • Order of precedence
    • Exercises on
      • Addition
      • Subtraction
      • Multiplication
      • Averages
      • Highest and lowest numbers
    • Adding and deleting rows and columns
    • Make your spreadsheet look professional
    • Creating a Table
      • Managing Data in an Excel Table
      • Table Styles
      • Deleting a Table
    • Time permitting Instructor will show you how to create a chart

    Our Excel Essentials I class covering the above topics will start

    Tuesday, May 25 2021 from 09am – 12pm

  • and

    Thursday, May 27 2021 from 9am – 12pm

    call TMCC at 775-829-9010 to reserve your seat today

    this is a very popular class!

    at Truckee Meadows Community College

    5270 Neil Road
    Rm 115

    Reno NV 89502

    Tel: (775) 829-9010


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