38098 Microsoft Excel – Spreadsheet Basics (4-weeks)

Microsoft Excel is used by almost every business and it is also helpful for managing life admin at home.    Learn how to create spreadsheets, as well as identify elements of a workbook, enter and edit data, generate basic calculations and use built-in spreadsheet functions.  This course will take you through a variety of activities to help you become a capable user of Excel.   Windows skills essential – this is not a course for absolute beginners to computing.

As you will be aware New Zealand has now entered into the COVID Red Traffic Light System. To comply with the regulations, all ACE (Adult & Community Education) courses need to be run as vaccinated-only courses and vaccine passes will be required from all participants.

Dates:   14 March – 4 April (4-weeks)
Times:  Monday Evenings, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Tutor:   Tracy Graham
Venue:  REAP House, Aorangi Room, 340 Queen Street, Masterton
Cost:     $40/$20 (with CSC)

Must Enrol by: 7 March 2022 – Please note: Courses need a minimum number to go ahead so if we don’t have enough enrolments a few days before the start date, we will have to cancel. We will contact you if this is the case.




Course Information for 38098 Microsoft Excel – Spreadsheet Basics

Course Tutor(s):  Tracy Graham

Purpose of the Course:   Participants will learn about various spreadsheet modules.  By the end of the course, participants will have had a basic introduction to using Microsoft Excel, including how to: 

• Identify elements of a workbook 
• Page setup and printing, sorting, filtering
• Enter and edit data and basic formatting 
• Generate basic calculations 
• Use cell references and built-in functions 

Pre-requisites (if any):  Basic Computer skills – this course is not for absolute beginners to computing.

REAP May Provide on request (if any):  Learners to advise prior to the course commencing whether a laptop is required or if they are using their own laptop.


Please contact community@reapwairarapa.nz for any further information you may require.