The Essentials of MS Excel for Managers


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  • Duration 1 day
  • Regular fee 350
  • Preferential fee 295?
  • Locations
    • Quebec City
    • Montreal
  • Laboratory

Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 6 PDU


To provide the knowledge and skills required to make use of the fundamental features of Excel to increase productivity and autonomy.

Targeted audience



Basic knowledge of Excel.

Customer Testimonials

Very interesting course taught with enthousiasm, humour and dynamism.

Chantal M. / Directeur de la comptabilité, IBM Canada


  • Indispensable keyboard shortcuts
  • Organizing the data in order to work efficiently with Excel
  • Setting up the page efficiently: using the fill handle, and special cut and paste techniques
  • The various addressing modes: A1, $A$1, $A1 and A$1
  • Essential features
  • Automating layout: custom formats and conditional formatting
  • Cross-sheet and cross-file formulas
  • Creating graphics
  • Updating multiple tabs simultaneously
  • Choosing a good analysis tool: pivot tables, filters and subtotals
  • Using scenarios
  • Input control: protection and validation of information

General Note

Note: The course is given using Excel 2016 and 2013, but the features described are available in Excel 2007 and Excel 2010 as well. The version of the course given with Excel 2003 is available upon demand.


*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Quebec City

    September 15 2017 - 2013 / 2016 version

  • Montreal

    October 10 2017 - 2013 / 2016 version

  • Montreal

    December 11 2017 - 2013 / 2016 version

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