Microsoft Excel Beginners Training Course:
Get to Grips with Microsoft Excel

UpSkill your team in the most widely used business tool in the market.

About the excel beginners training course

Excel skills are in high demand and with most documents going digital, the need for exceptional organisation is only on the rise.

However, for those without basic training, Excel can seem daunting and confusing. The good news is that with a little bit of the right training, your team can get the head start they need to create professional documents for your organisation.

The insights:

  • Understand the interface
  • Solve business problems with formulas and formats

The tools:

  • Cell formatting
  • Conditional formatting
  • Equations and functions
  • Graphs

Get hands on:

The best way to learn basic excel functionalities are by getting busy creating documents you can actually use. During the course of this lesson, you’ll learn useful functions all the while creating a task list and a budget tracker.

Who it’s for

Team members with no to basic understanding of excel or who want to improve the look of their documents by brushing up on the basics.

How it’s delivered

The full beginners Microsoft excel training workshop is designed to be delivered in person over the duration of a full day. If your team needs to upskill in one specific area of the Microsoft Suite you can request a 90 minute session on the area of your choice.

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  • Get to grips with everything excel, from page anatomy to ribbons.
  • Know what you can achieve by mastering this powerful tool.


  • Format professional and easy-to-digest data documents.
  • Create a task tracker as you master text formatting, cell formatting and conditional formatting.*

* Half day option only


  • Practice the essential functiond and formulas; SUM, COUNT, COUNT IF.
  • Create a budget tracker with locked cells that adjusts the total as you edit information. *

* Half day option only

Meet our expert coaches

Our certified trainers use a hands on and highly engaging approach to deliver training, tailored to suit your business needs.

Who we work with

“We didn’t give the trainer long to get to know our brand, yet he got to grips very quickly with our route to market and made the session relevant and highly enjoyable. I would not hesitate to get UpSkill back to run more sessions with my team.”

Victoria Billings
Head of Marketing, Worcester Bosh


The courses work best for groups of up to 12 people. However, we can tailor the program should you require something more bespoke.

We come to you! Our clients love that we visit their office to perform the training. However, we can provide space at UpSkill’s HQ in London if getting a room is a little tricky.

No, we do not provide food, but we’re happy to arrange catering on your behalf if you schedule a session at our HQ.

The cost varies depending on several factors, such as the number of attendees, location and catering requirements.

Our courses are designed to be as flexible as possible, so you can arrange one any time within usual working hours. We recommend starting after 10 am and finishing before 4 pm.

We provide participants with a takeaway document upon completion of the course feedback form.

Get in touch with us on +44 (0) 207 846 6190.

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