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Excel Tips & Tricks for the Non-Accountant

Total Credits: 2 including 2 Computer Software & Applications - Non-technical

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ACPEN Industry Institute
Chris Harper
Course Levels:
2 Hours
Product Setting: Expires 30 day(s) after program date.

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You don’t need an accounting degree to harness the power of Microsoft Excel. This course shows how Excel makes sense beyond dollars and cents. We will focus on fundamental concepts for creating, editing, and utilizing Excel content. Participants will learn how to use Excel’s menus and other functions to craft Excel workbooks. Because this course is designed for newer users, we intentionally offer a broad overview of Excel’s numerous capabilities with in-depth coverage of selected resources tailored for non-accounting applications.

Basic Course Information

Learning Objectives
  • Create an Excel workbook;
  • Enter, import, and utilize data;
  • Locate and utilize resources available within major Excel menus;
  • Edit and format worksheet contents;
  • Utilize selected formulas;
  • Recognize and implement best practices.

Major Subjects
  • Understanding the workbook and worksheet environment;
  • Obtaining and utilizing data;
  • Editing and formatting;
  • The “Insert” Menu;
  • The “Page Layout” Menu;
  • The “View” Menu;
  • Selecting and using formulas;
  • Shortcuts and tricks; Best practices

Course Materials


Chris Harper's Profile

Chris Harper Related Seminars and Products

Chris has been serving the tax and accounting needs of individuals and closely-held businesses since 1998. As a frequent speaker, he has taught a variety of continuing education courses for several state CPA societies. Chris is frequently interviewed by media outlets on a variety of financial, tax, and accounting topics.


Sat, Feb 24, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:48am MST
Sat, Mar 02, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:48pm MST
Wed, Mar 13, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:48pm MDT
Tue, Mar 26, 2024 - 08:00am to 09:48am MDT
Sat, Apr 06, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:48am MDT
Wed, Apr 17, 2024 - 12:00pm to 01:48pm MDT
Tue, Apr 30, 2024 - 02:00pm to 03:48pm MDT

Additional Info

Basic Course Information

Advanced Preparation None
Course Developer

Van Der Aa Tax Ed, LLC

Designed For

Designed for non-accounting personnel who have limited experience with Microsoft Excel and Accounting personnel and other experienced Excel users may also benefit from creative ideas and techniques

Yellow Book No
Original Recording Date 05/01/2023
Prerequisites None
Date Added to Catalog 02/07/2023

Additional Information

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Course Registration Requirements Online Registration
Instructional Delivery Method Group Internet Based
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Overall:      4.8

Total Reviews: 9


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