Excel - Advanced Functions

Level - Advanced
This course concentrates on Excel’s advanced functions that will allow you to work more efficiently with business data.


2 Days



The Excel - Advanced Functions course will help you to build well-structured, complex formulas to work more efficiently with data. It will explore Logical, Lookup, Reference and Statistical functions and how they are used.


  • Understand Defined Name ranges
  • Work with advanced functions
  • Use Logical Functions: IF, OR, AND, plus more
  • Learn how to use Lookup functions: VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, XLOOKUP, INDEX, MATCH
  • Understand how Dates work and use appropriate functions: DAY, MONTH, YEAR, DATE, plus more
  • Understand how to use Text functions to clean-up and manipulate text data imported from external databases
  • Understand what a spill formula is and how to use them
  • Use formula auditing tools to trouble-shoot errors in formulas.

Learning Outcomes

Participants should be able to:

  • Build well-structured, complex formulas to work more efficiently with data
  • Use functions and nested functions
  • Use formula auditing tools to trouble-shoot errors in formulas.
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