Full program description

Microsoft Excel 2013: Advanced

What's In It For Me

  • Data analysis using Microsoft Excel Features
  • Extract data using Lookup functions
  • Repeat task using Record Macros

Please note, this course will be discontinued w.e.f 31 Aug 2017. Please register for the 2016 version here instead.

Course Overview

NTUC LearningHub Course Code: MSE16A

SSG SkillsConnect Reference Number: CRS-N-0032570

Course Duration

2 Days / 14 Hours

Course Outline

  • Formatting a Worksheet
    • Applying and Removing Cell Styles
    • Creating and Modifying Cell Styles
    • Using Document Themes
    • Applying Conditional Formatting
    • Creating and Managing Conditional Formatting Rules

  • Editing a Worksheet
    • Adding Comments to Cells
    • Tracking Changes

  • Managing Workbooks
    • Creating a Template
    • Protecting a Workbook
    • Protecting Worksheets and Worksheet Elements
    • Sharing a Workbook

  • Working with Data Ranges
    • Using an Advanced Filter

  • More Functions and Formulas
    • Using Database Functions (DSUM)
    • Using Lookup Functions (VLOOKUP)
    • Date & Time Functions
    • Math & Trig Functions
    • Statistical Functions
    • Lookup & Reference Functions

  • Working with PivotTables
    • Creating a PivotTable
    • Specifying PivotTable Data
    • Changing a PivotTables Calculation
    • Filtering and Sorting a PivotTable 
    • Working with PivotTable Layout
    • Grouping PivotTable Items 
    • Updating a PivotTable
    • Formatting a PivotTable
    • Creating a PivotChart
    • Creating a standalone PivotChart
    • Drilling up or down
    • Using Slicers
    • Sharing Slicers Between PivotTables

  • Analyzing Data
    • Creating Scenarios
    • Creating a Scenario Report
    • Using Goal Seek 
    • Grouping and Outlining Data
    • Using Subtotals
    • Consolidating Data by Position or Category
    • Consolidating Data Using Formulas

  • Working with Macros
    • Recording a Macro
    • Playing and Deleting a Macro
    • Adding a Macro to the Quick Access Toolbar

  • Customizing Excel
    • Customizing the Ribbon
    • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
    • Changing Excels Default Options
    • Creating a Custom Number Format

Course Objectives

  1. Data analysis using Microsoft Excel Features
  2. Extract data using Lookup functions
  3. Repeat task using Record Macros
  4. Collaborate with co-workers


Must have completed "Microsoft Excel 2013: Beginner" and "Microsoft Excel 2013: Intermediate" level courses or possess equivalent knowledge and skills

Funding Information

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture credit to offset course fees. (Course ID: CRS-N-0032570)
  • Companies can claim $2/hr funding from SSG (SkillsConnect Reference Number: CRS-N-0032570)
  • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) with Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). For more details on UTAP, visit http://www.ntuclearninghub.com/pages/union-training-assistance-programme-utap


Course Fee:
Individual Sponsored Company Sponsored
w/o GST w GST w/o GST w GST
Original Course Fee $330.00 $353.10 $330.00 $353.10
Promotional Course fee (until 30 Sep 2017) $295.00 $315.65 $295.00 $315.65
Fee payable $295.00 $315.65 $267.00# $287.65


  • Individual Sponsored
    • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable.
    • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP). For more details on UTAP, click here
  • Company Sponsored
    • # This course is supported by SSG with Cat-C Funding and Company sponsored candidates (Singapore Citizens and PRs) are eligible for $2/hr funding. Price indicated above is after funding.

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