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Microsoft Excel in Education Course


Integrating technology in the classroom is becoming more and more prevalent in many schools across the world. Hence through use of Excel it turns your school staff into Excel Professionals. Excel is used to get to grips with the performance of the learners, educators and the school. It helps automate manual activities hence being very efficient and consistent.


5 days.


Anyone who deals with educational focus i.e. Principals, Head of Departments, teachers, lecturers and school admin staff.


  • Easily convert marks into levels or symbols
  • Have Excel automatically colour cells depending on the mark received
  • Track the performance of students over time
  • Weight your marks or voting to get robust results
  • Let Excel call the marks to you to ensure accuracy!
  • Create histograms of results for comparison purposes
  • Extract random samples from a student population
  • Make sense of marks across a range of students


  • Accessing Excel Functions so that you can find the functions that will help you in the shortest amount of time
  • Understanding Excel formulas to know when to use a VLOOKUP to mark levels and when to use an IF function.
  • The uses of the IF function for determining pass versus fails.
  • Tips and Tricks with Excel for Schools to save time and effort in your day to day excel work
  • How errors happen in spreadsheets in order to avoid them
  • Consolidating student marks over multiple years to save you time with repetitive copy and paste
  • Comparing class performance with prior periods to spot trends and risks
  • Add graphics to visualize what your monitoring
  • Cleaning up data received from school database software for analysis and comparison.


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request to a minimum of 4 participants. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

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Participants should be reasonably proficient in English. Applicants must live up to Indepth Research Services (IRES) admission criteria.


The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.


Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Services (IRES) certificate.


The training is residential and will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.


Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

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Mob: +254 715 077 817

Tel: 020 211 3814


Payment should be transferred to IRES account through bank on or before C.O.B 11th November 2019

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Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.

  1. Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.
  2. No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met

Please Note: The program content shown here is for guidance purposes only. Our continuous course improvement process may lead to changes in topics and course structure.

Event Properties

Event Duration 5 Days
Event Date 18-11-2019
Event End Date 22-11-2019
Cut off date 11-11-2019
Individual Price(Kenyan) KES 69,000
Individual Price (International) EUR 790
Individual Price(International in Dollars) USD 920
Location Mombasa, Kenya
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