Basic and Intermediate Excel offered through M-TEC

ESCANABA – M-TEC at Bay College is currently taking registrations for Basic and Intermediate Excel 2010 workshops.

Basic Excel, a seven hour hands-on workshop, is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, July 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern time).

During the Basic Excel workshop participants will learn spreadsheet terminology, work with ranges, rows, and columns; learn how to enter and edit text, values, formulas; navigate worksheets and workbooks; move and copy data; and save workbooks in various formats. Simple functions, basic formatting techniques, and how to manage large workbooks, will also be explored.

The seven hour hands on Intermediate Excel workshop will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 6, from 8:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Eastern time). Building on the basic features of Excel, participants will learn to become more proficient in such tasks as using advanced chart formatting options, sorting and filtering data, using special formatting options, creating and managing templates, protecting worksheets, and using PivotTables and PivotCharts.

Cost for each workshop is $155 and includes a workbook for future reference and additional practice. Registration deadline is Wednesday, July 23 for Basic Excel and Wednesday, July 30 for Intermediate Excel.

To register, contact M-TEC at 217.4200. Or, complete and mail in the registration form found online at Click on the upcoming courses tab and select the workshop date.