Excel Spreadsheets : Introduction to Budgeting ONLINE COURSE


Starts 23rd February 2021. Time? At a time that suits you! These are fully flexible weekly classes and delivered 100% online.

This is a 6 week course. Allow about 2.5 hours per week for study time. Microsoft Office software required.

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Wishing you could set yourself up with a financial road-map to take you through the new year ahead?

Struggling or concerned that your money management skills might be a bit out of touch?

Join in our Excel Course delivered to you online by the Adult Education Service, Gloucestershire County Council.  Make sure you book a place online

Learn how to create a blueprint to achieve your financial goals and take ownership of your finances by deciding in advance what you are going to spend your money on. Setting up a spending plan for 2021 with Microsoft Excel spreadsheets can help you keep track of your money and stop your spending getting out of control.

So whether you need a budget tracker to help you run a small business or to run your own household budget more efficiently or even a detailed spending plan for a project [big or small], you need to book yourself onto this Microsoft Excel spreadsheet online course.

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What is this course?

In this introduction to Excel you will learn how to manipulate and process data to produce charts, graphs and account sheets to record in-comings and out-goings.  Perfect for any beginner who needs to grasp a firm understanding in data entry, formatting for currency, numerical and text data.  

Achievable skills:

  • Learn how to filter data, use functions, create simple formulas
  • Calculate percentages, use Auto-sum, display totals and subtotals
  • Check formulas, display formulas, use brackets, IF formulas
  • Create visually pleasing charts, freeze rows and columns
  • Learn keyboard shortcuts to improve productivity

What are the requirements for this course?

  • An appetite to learn something new!
  • A laptop or PC with Microsoft Office EXCEL spreadsheet software [not OpenOffice]
  • Familiarity with a Windows environment
  • You must be able to complete all 6 online classes

How much does it cost ?

  • This is a FREE course
  • Tel: 01452 - 583837 and ask for Amanda
  • You must be 19 + years old at the start of the course

How will this course be delivered? 100% online learning

You can be flexible when you study, making time for your learning when it fits in with your other commitments each week. As long as you complete any new work set for you each week, you can do it in your own time, day or night!

There will be new learning materials for you to study each week made available each Monday evening.  You will work through our online learning portal and you will receive weekly feedback from your tutor on the work you submit.  Your work will be marked regularly.  You will receive a certificate of achievement upon completion of this course.  Once your reserve your place for the 1st class starting on 23rd February 2021 you will be automatically booked in for the following 5 weeks. You'll be finished just before the Easter school holidays. 

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