Microsoft Excel: Macros and Introduction to VBA

Macros:

  • allow everyday repetitive tasks and actions to be automated
  • are easy to make
  • record all the keyboard strokes of an action and then repeat them when required
  • save time and reduce errors

Macros can be used to:

  • format data
  • set up worksheets and reports
  • analyse data
  • create invoices
  • update records
  • insert text that is repeated often
  • repeat common actions in several worksheets

Macros are stored as VBA which is Microsoft’s programming language.  A very basic understanding of VBA allows you to make minor adjustments to the macros.

Skills Introduced:
The workshop will focus on making practical, useful macros.  There will also be an overview of the VBA code and how to make some minor adjustments to it; however, this is not a programming workshop.

Skills needed: 
This is an intermediate level course and while no knowledge of macros is required, attendees should be reasonably confident users of Excel spreadsheets.

Requirements: 
Attendees must bring their own laptops (not Tablets) with full Microsoft Excel, version 2010 or higher.  To check version, open a spreadsheet, click on File then Account.  
Please inform the training provider if you will be bringing a Mac laptop.

This workshop is interactive and attendees will gain hands-on experience.  Raw data to work and detailed notes will be provided.

Limited spaces to ensure student-centred learning.

Read about the trainer, Bernard Pfister from Excel Training Taranaki, and other workshops here

Register to attend below.

For more information, contact Julia at julia@taranakichamber.co.nzor call 06 759 9080


Date:
Thursday, 4th November, 2021
Time:
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location:
Taranaki Chamber of Commerce
Single Ticket (Member) incl GST:
$138.00
Single Ticket (Non-Member) incl GST:
$165.00

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