Bellevue College is a vaccinated campus. Click here to learn more and access employee and student vaccination attestation forms.

Excel: Level 1

Gain a foundational understanding of Microsoft Office Excel 2019. 

course image

Course details

ceus icon CEUs 0.8

schedule icon Schedule Days, Evenings

location icon Location Online

cost icon Cost

Registration details

Excel: Level 1

Gain a foundational understanding of Microsoft Office Excel 2019. 

What you’ll be able to do — competencies

  • Explore the Microsoft Office Excel 2019 environment and create a basic worksheet
  • Perform calculations
  • Modify a worksheet
  • Format a worksheet
  • Print workbook
  • Manage workbooks

Course description

expand drawer icon collaspe drawer icon

Organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update and present your data in ways that will help the decisionmakers in your organization lead in the right direction. This course will provide you with a foundation for Excel knowledge and skills, which you can build upon to eventually become an expert in data analysis.

This course is intended for students who wish to gain the foundational understanding of Microsoft Office Excel 2019 that is necessary to create and work with electronic spreadsheets.


expand drawer icon collaspe drawer icon
  • Windows Introduction or equivalent knowledge


expand drawer icon collaspe drawer icon

Lesson 1: Getting started with Microsoft Office Excel 2019

  • Navigate the Excel User Interface
  • Use Excel commands
  • Create and save a basic workbook
  • Enter cell data
  • Use Excel help

Lesson 2: Performing calculations

  • Create worksheet formulas
  • Insert functions
  • Reuse formulas and functions

Lesson 3: Modifying a worksheet

  • Insert, delete and adjust cells, columns and rows
  • Search for and replace data
  • Use proofing and research tools

Lesson 4: Formatting a worksheet

  • Apply text formats
  • Apply number formats
  • Align cell contents
  • Apply styles and themes
  • Apply basic conditional formatting
  • Create and use templates

Lesson 5: Printing workbooks

  • Preview and print a workbook
  • Set up the page layout
  • Configure headers and footers

Lesson 6: Managing workbooks

  • Manage worksheets
  • Manage workbook and worksheet views
  • Manage workbook properties

Next available start dates

We aren’t currently offering this course, but we do update our course offerings on a regular basis. Please check back or browse our catalog for more courses that may be available now.

Want more information about Technology programs at Tombolo?

Interested in custom learning solutions for your team?

Tombolo Institute Corporate Solutions offers tailor-made professional development programs to meet your organization’s goals.

Get started