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March 2018

Microsoft Excel Expert Training for Engineers and Geoscientists

Please Note
Laptop and authorized Microsoft manual will be provided for you during the course.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. There is still room for registration. Contact Tonya Hyde for registration options.
Date: Thursday, March 15, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Registration and Breakfast
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: Microsoft Excel Expert Training
Location: Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre (Oak Room) 711 West Broadway Ave., Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Frank Byl
President and Owner, PowerConcepts
Credit: 7 Formal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: $449.00 + GST = $471.45 until March 1, 2018

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $549.00 + GST = $576.45

Non-Member Price: $549.00 + GST = $576.45

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Student Member Price: $250.00 + GST = $262.50
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by March 01, 2018 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
Contact: Tonya Hyde | Professional Development Coordinator
Direct: 604.558.6655
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext.6655
Email: [email protected]
Learn to manage data through databases and pivot tables which will simplify complex reporting and tracking requirements for projects. Also learn advanced functions and tools like Goal Seek and creating scenarios useful for providing variations on quotes. This course maps to the Microsoft MOS Expert Exam. After reviewing all topics in the manual, participants will be prepared to successfully write the Microsoft Office Specialist Expert Exam.

Basic Skills Checklist 

The following list summarizes skills that students will be comfortable with after this course.
  • Use advanced functions such as
    • Information
    • Lookup and reference
    • Conditional logic
    • Conditional summary
  • Add data validation, including using pick lists
  • Remove duplicate data, circle invalid data
  • Create, modify, or remove a hyperlink
  • Work with shared workbooks
  • Add protection to workbooks and worksheets
  • Track changes
  • Use data analysis tools
  • Create and modify PivotTables or PivotCharts
  • Use slicers with PivotTables
  • Create and run Macros
  • Add form controls

Instructor

Frank Byl

President, Owner, PowerConcepts

Frank grew up in Burnaby, BC, in a Dutch immigrant family. After graduating from Simon Fraser University, he taught high school and volunteered in Hawaii and the Philippines before permanently settling in Kelowna. He founded PowerConcepts in 1998 at the height of the Y2K scare. Since then, Frank has obtained his Microsoft Master Instructor certification and helped thousands of clients to hone their computer skills. In his spare time, he plays rugby with the Kelowna Vicars and enjoys almost every outdoor activity from sailing to hiking.



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