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Designed for: The Excel Specialist in Accounting (CESA) Certification program is designed for financial and accounting professionals responsible for gathering, reporting and analyzing data.
Program description: Excel is a powerful tool with extensive functionality, but few users leverage its full capability. This course addresses the building blocks of the software, then moves on to the more sophisticated features needed for highly streamlined reporting.
Key areas of study: Foundations, Shortcuts, Tables, Data Validation, Conditional Formatting, Design Principles, Lookup and Error Functions, Data and Text Functions, Automated Reporting
The Excel Specialist in Accounting (CESA) Certification Program is available completely online and on-demand — including the final exam. Enrollment includes 1-year of access to the course on IOFM.com.
Excel Specialist in Accounting Certificate Program
Self-Study E-Learning Course
$495.00 (Member discounts apply)
The e-learning program is composed of three volumes that advance in difficulty: Volume 1 (Foundations), Volume 2 (Formulas and Functions) and Volume 3 (PivotTables)
Each volume is composed of a series of video lectures, "homework assignments" (which are Excel workbooks with hands-on exercises) and short quizzes.
There is a final exam for each volume (70-80 questions each in 90 minutes each). Learners have three attempts on each exam.
Featured Expert Trainer
Author and award-winning instructor Jeff Lenning CPA loves helping accountants use Microsoft Excel more efficiently. His Excel articles have been featured in industry publications such as the Journal of Accountancy, and he is a Microsoft Certified Trainer. He provides online Excel training at excel-university.com.
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