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Excel - Formatting Spreadsheets for Beginners

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2.00 Credits

Member Price $79.00

Non-Member Price $109.00


Formatting Excel spreadsheets to look their best can be a tedious task. From deciding which fonts to use to cell formatting to multiple sheets to printing to distribution, these factors can take considerable valuable time. This class is designed to help you efficiently format spreadsheets, so you can spend time on more profitable tasks like analyzing data.

Learn to format multiple sheets at the same time as well as use Cell Styles to quickly format cells and ranges. Learn how to create and use templates that are pre-formatted. We will also review print options.

This session is presented using Excel 2019/Office 365. Regardless of the version you are using, most concepts covered in this course apply to all versions of Excel.

  • Course Instructor: Bryan L. Smith, CPA.CITP, CISA


  • Cell formatting basics (fonts, fill, borders, alignment, numbers)
  • Using quick formatting tools (Cell Styles, copy & pasting, cell formats)
  • Printing your spreadsheets (page layout, printing to paper and PDF)
  • Creating and using templates
  • Create a Default layout (Workbook, sheets, settings)


Good understanding of Excel

Designed For

Anyone who wants to format Excel more efficiently


  • Identify all the formatting options
  • Select formatting features / tools that help you format more efficiently
  • Recognize options that allow you to print your spreadsheets
  • Identify ways to use templates for create spreadsheets more efficiently




This is an OnDemand course offered by a third-party vendor. To access the course after purchase, go to My NESCPA and then My CPE and click on My OnDemand. Individual courses are available 90 days from the date of purchase.

Non-Member Price $109.00

Member Price $79.00