Course Overview

Microsoft Excel Level I The Microsoft Excel 2010 Essentials course covers basic to advance functions of Microsoft Excel 2010, including creating/managing worksheets and workbooks, customizing ribbons, copying and pasting, formulas and functions, formatting labels and values, conditional formatting, charting etc


Microsoft Excel Level II builds on topics covered in Level 1, including in depth examination of the IF function, introduction to more complex functions, and practice linking cells, worksheets and workbooks to Word. Database management is covered in detail, including sorting, data forms, subtotal command, filtering and pivot tables etc.

We welcome auditing student.*

* Provided there is space available on the first class, undecided students may join the first half of class to observe. Please contact us to schedule in advance.

Level I

  • Introduction to formulas and functions
  • Touching on basic math, look-up and logical functions
  • Introduction to charts and different chart types
  • Entering and sorting data
  • Basic spread sheet skills and tools
  • Formatting spread sheet
  • Page set-up and printing

Level II

  • Display and customize toolbars
  • Conditional formatting
  • Hiding and displaying cells
  • Using the function wizard
  • Financial functions
  • Using the error checker
  • Entering an absolute column and row reference into a formula

About the Course

Classes are held in a Computer Lab


  • Certificate of Completion
  • Tax Receipt Form for tuition fees for courses taken in the calendar year. To qualify, the fees must be more than $100 for the year.


Basic knowledge of Windows

About the Instructor

Sujeewa Abeyasinghe is a friendly, patient, client-oriented instructor with more than ten years in the Canadian Banking and Finance industry. He is dedicated to making his students feel comfortable in their learning environment and strives to ensure that every student is engaged and active in class while allowing them to progress at their own pace.

Students benefit from his strong accounting background and broad experience using Microsoft Office in real work situations. He is an excellent communicator with good leadership and mentoring skills combined with a strong work ethic.

You can benefit from Sujeewa’s wide experience and acquire the skills you need to be successful in your own career.

Next Session:

TBA  |Toronto

Saturdays | 9:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. (4 weeks, 20 Hours)

star1star1star1star1star1 – Former Student

“I like Sujeewa’s teaching style and his instructions are precise and easy to understand/ follow. Sujeewa is very knowledgeable about the MS Office Suite. He is patience, has very good interpersonal skills and makes students comfortable. I would take additional courses with him and would recommend this course to my friends/colleagues.”

star1star1star1star1star1 – Former Student

“I really liked my instructor Sujeeva, he had been a wonderful instructor and I would recommend Skills for Change to all my friends”

star1star1star1star1star1 – Former Student

“Our instructor was really patient, he was explaining things individually when we need it. He is the instructor to keep in mind when you want to attend more courses.”

star1star1star1star1 – Former Student

“The course os very helpful. Would like to see more options related to high end courses in Excel, word and Access. Like, How to use macros in them and more. So advanced courses in MS Office (Word, Excel, Access) or even Microsoft Visio would be great addition.”