Microsoft Excel 1

Dates: October 21, 2021

Meets: Th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Location: Dahlonega - Continuing Ed 217

Registration Fee: $199.00

In this course students will learn the basics of spreadsheet construction and formatting, including how to create, save, open and print spreadsheets. A basic overview of how to generate formulas and use functions such as SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, MAX and IF will be discussed. Students will learn how to use the Excel ribbon, how to customize the quick access toolbar, and how to freeze and unfreeze panes. The course will also cover the use of cut, copy and paste and page layout features. By the end of the course students will obtain the tools necessary for creating basic Excel documents.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

•Use the Excel 2016 Ribbon

•Create, save and print worksheets

•Create formulas

•Use functions for SUM, AVERAGE, MIN, and MAX

•Use the function for IF

•Format cells using many of the formatting tools

•Select contiguous and noncontiguous ranges of cells

•Freeze and unfreeze panes

•Use the cut, copy and paste features

•Insert and delete columns and rows

While previous experience is not necessary to take this class, basic PC skills are required. MS Excel 2016 will be used.

This course counts as a credit toward the Microsoft Office Certificate.

This course may be modified to a LIVE Online format based on Georgia Department of Health, Centers for Disease Control, and University System of Georgia guidelines in place at the time of the course. No refunds will be provided should the course format change based on these guidelines.

LIVE Online Course Details:

  • This online platform is compatible with desktop and laptop computers and will also work with iPads, android tablets, iPhones, and android phones. Devices must have a camera and microphone, which are standard on all smartphones and iPads.
  • Course access will be provided with a link that you simply click in order to join the LIVE Online classroom. The link will work with your web browser or through the Pexip app which is free to download. You will receive that link 3 business days before your first class session.
  • Course handouts will be emailed to you 3 business days before your first class session. Students may want to print these out for easy reference during your LIVE Online sessions.
  • For questions regarding the online platform please email us at

Fee: $199.00

Dahlonega - Continuing Ed 217

Anita Roush


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