Learnit Training
Course Excel Basics
  • You will easily learn to use the basic functions of Excel
  • Use of many practical examples that motivate you to continue learning
  • Suitable for Excel 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and 2019
  • Small group with a lot of personal guidance
  • Very experienced teacher

Do you want to master the basics of Excel? In this two-day training you will learn all about the standard applications of Excel. You discover that with a few simple basic rules you can quickly make very complex calculations. At the end of the two days you manage the complete base of Excel and are able to create beautiful spreadsheets. You will then be able to use the most familiar functions from Excel to create nice and clear graphs and tables.

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"Hans gives you as a student the feeling that you can learn excellent Excel, even if you are more visually set or more Alfa than beta, that's very fine."-Rating: 9.0

learnit Excel Basic

Course Excel Basics

Good Excel handling is possible for everyone. During this Excel basic training you will get to know the most important functions of Excel and you can immediately apply them in practice. It will amaze you how you can make complex calculations in Excel with a few basic rules. Among other things you will learn how to create a spreadsheet with calculations and formulas, how to use graphs and how to apply a clear layout to your spreadsheets. Excel can offer a solution for many people, whether it's keeping records or following a running schedule, in Excel it can do it all!


  • Meet the interface: What's true?
  • The new assistant: Let me know what you want
  • New features in your version of Excel
  • Working with templates
  • Moving and copying worksheets
  • Manage multiple worksheets
  • Save and open workbooks again
  • Automatic data entry
  • Formatting cells and numbers; Number
  • Creating formulas and functions
  • Absolute and referential cell references
  • The IF function
  • Sorting and filtering
  • Creating and modifying charts
  • Change page settings

The Trainer

You will be supervised by a social and skilled trainer during the training. At the beginning of the training, he/she discusses what your entry level is and what you want to get out of the training, so that you can focus on subjects and exercises that are important to you.

What version? 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and 2019.

When you register, you can enter the version of Excel you are using. Our planners will ensure that you can follow the training in the correct software version with the material that is written for this version.


It is possible to bring practical examples from your work situation so that you can get more targeted and clear what your goal is of this training. The subjects and exercises are tuned accordingly.


At the end of the training you will have mastered the basic skills of Excel and you will be ready to use your new skills and take on calculative challenges!

Prior knowledge

This training requires no experience with Excel. However, some experience with Windows is a pre. Our training Windows Basic can apply as a basis. To determine how much information you have from Excel and what level is right for you, we propose a online course guide Available.


This training can be followed in different versions. Please indicate whether you are using Excel 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 or 2019.


This training is offered on the basis of our Open learning form-teaching method. This means that under the active supervision of our trainer, you are working independently to make your own substance. You can achieve your learning goals at your own pace without being bothered by a faster or slower pace of your fellow students. The trainer will ensure that you stay on track and achieve your learning goals. This form of learning offers space for customised work. You will have the opportunity to create examples from your own practice and IT environment that will make you more specific. more...


The training is provided by default in Dutch. The trainer controls the English language. English course material can be used. When registering at least 3 participants, the training can also be provided entirely in English.


Mentioned prices are per person, including course material. Lunch is included in the training on location.

On location Online
Duration 2 days 4 sessions of three hours
Price per day, excl. VAT € 325,- € 240,-
Total, incl. VAT € 786,50 € 580,80


After completing the training, a LEARNIT certificate will be issued as proof of participation.


We also organize this training online. For this we use Webbex or Zoom. Logging in with Skype is also possible. On request this training can also be organized with Microsoft Teams.

The training lasts 4 sessions of 3 hours, spread over 4 weeks.

  • Until one year after the training you can participate for free.
  • Against payment of the catering costs you can also participate in a classroom training.


The Excel Basic course has been assessed with an average of 8.4.

"Good course. What I especially appreciated was the fact that each learns at his or her own pace at which he or she is interested". - Review: 7.7

J. Kelmanutu - Excel Basic

"Good training, fits my job well, especially if you don't have any experience with Excel. The guidance is also excellent." - Assessment: 8.1

R. Audience, Unica Group - Excel Basic

"An instructive practical Excel basic training, which gives a lot of insight into the possibilities that Excel 2010 has to offer". - Rating: 8.0

P. van der Meule, NUON - Excel Basic

"Hans gives you, as a student, the feeling that you can learn Excel very well, even if you are more visually oriented or more alpha than beta, which is very nice". - Rating: 9.0

M. Poelmann, TU Delft - Excel Basic

"To immerse yourself in a program for your work or private life, this course is a perfect solution. It may cost you an investment, but the results are much better than having to do it in between. You're out of your work environment, but fully occupied with the course. It was all right for me!" - Assessment: 8.1

H.Hiemstra, Crown Meats - Excel Basic

"I think it's very nice that you can go through the classroom at your own pace." - Rating: 8.0

M. Scant, Delta schools - Excel Basic

"Excellent guidance with room for your own learning goals." - Review: 8.9

S. van der Heijden, Ministry of Defence - Excel Basic

"Even if you think you already know a lot about Excel, you always learn something. The possibilities are enormous." - Review: 7.9

Arline de Rooy, SMT Netherlands B.V. - Excel Basic

"The course I took allowed me to set my own pace. It also allowed me to pay more attention to certain chapters than to other parts of the teaching material, which were less applicable to me. I have experienced this way of following a course as very enjoyable". - Review: 7.9

P. Sleurink, Prorail - Excel Basic

"I'm extremely pleased with this way of teaching. You will receive a lot of individual attention with good tips from the teacher. Also if you want to discuss work related topics. In short, I recommend this way of teaching, everyone, if you want to learn to master the material at your own pace". - Rating: 9.0

J. B.W.M. van Asperen - Excel Basic

"Practical and instructive. A quick way to get the hang of Excel." - Assessment: 8.3

R.S. de Vries, Cmotions Holding B.V. - Excel Basic

"This organization will help you gain knowledge in a playful manner. So no hours of theoretical stuff that you get around your ears, but just do how you're going to use it in practice". - Assessment: 8.1

R. M. F. van Aalten, Rabobank - Excel Basic

"I learned a lot and in a fun way. Thank you, Dirk." - Review: 7.7

L. di Sipio, ENGIE services Nederland NV - Excel Basic

"Fulfilled my expectations perfectly, a world opened up for me. A very quiet teacher, who took all the time for you and explained everything clearly so that you also understand what you are doing. - Rating: 8.0

Mr. van de Greijn, Besam Nederland B.V. - Excel Basic

"There's a lot of Excel you can come with, but can you do it? At Learnit you can increase your knowledge with your own example and questions. No unnecessary teaching material but things that matter and can be applied directly in practice. The 2-day course was worth the time."

- Excel Basic

"Clear easy to follow course with personal guidance." - Review: 7.7

M.H. Kwakernaak, Rexnord Flat Top Europe - Excel Basic

"Somebody who works with a computer really benefits from this." - Review: 7.8

N. Baart, ENGIE services Nederland NV - Excel Basic

"Great self-study course, so you can really learn by yourself... that's the best way to do it!" - Rating: 7.0

M. Verheij, Meco Equipment Engineers B.V. - Excel Basic

"The teacher takes the time and explains well." - Rating: 8.0

I. Bojovich, Robert Walters - Excel Basic

"The course has made a good impression on me. The material that is made available is fine. Because I didn't specify in advance what knowledge I already had and for what purposes I wanted to use the course, the offered substance was quite a lot in 2 days. So follow Learnit's advice and report it in advance." - Rating: 8.7

Silvia Megens, Meiland Azewijn B.V. - Excel Basic

"Professional training, given by a very knowledgeable teacher, who was very well able to pass on his knowledge in a pleasant and clear way. The content of the training was very thorough. The teaching material really started from the basics. I really enjoyed the fact that I was able to determine the pace of the lessons myself. The teaching material and the setup were professional and there was a lot of variation in the assignments/exercises". - Review: 9.9

C. Niehaus- van den IJssel - Excel Basic

"Well cared for and clearly explained!" - Assessment: 9.1

A. Mr. Prorokova, Nieuwe Borg B.V. - Excel Basic

"The course is very clear, you work at your own pace and are immediately given guidance in case of questions. I think it's very accessible for everyone, even people with an exam fear because it doesn't indicate how much substance you should have treated. Of course you are supposed to go through as much leather as possible but the pressure isn't there while you're taking all the material". - Assessment: 9.1

V. Edens, Gasunie - Excel Basic

"Good course for beginners, even if you don't have anything to do with computers. A child can do laundry!" - Rating: 8.6

E. Veldman, MNO Vervat B.V. - Excel Basic

"Excel is a great program, but it's even more fun to find out what else you can do once you've finished the course." - Rating: 7.0

J. van Dijk, Ministry of Defence - Excel Basic

"F. Van den Berg - "Good training. Good teaching material. Recommendable!" - Rating: 8.0"

- Excel Basic

"The training is highly recommended. I had no experience with excel,but the explanation was so clear that I can definitely get going. Also the teacher was very clear in the explanation, definitely recommended." - Assessment: 9.4

Jan van Tilburg, Z-Group - Excel Basic

"Very clear explanation. Definitely a must for anyone who works with Excel, and has never started at the base. You learn a lot about the applicability of Excel as a program and its possibilities". - Assessment: 7.3

J.R. Smith, ALFEN BV - Excel Basic

"Never thought I could learn so much about these programs. I'm also very glad I followed them." - Rating: 9.0

P. Sahl, NUON - Excel Basic

"Had two days of training in Excel Basic 2013. The fun assignments from the teaching materials have brought more than years of toiling and trying. Definitely worth it!" - Assessment: 9.2

J. Spoelder, BOAL B.V. - Excel Basic

"Great training - nice to be able to set my own pace - good support - clear teaching material - directly applicable in practice." - Assessment: 9.3

G.J.E. Stomp, Rabobank - Excel Basic

"Good impression, had nice two days. Much learned!" - Rating: 8.0

A. van Achterberg, Novatech Heerenveen - Excel Basic

"Clear and simple textbook, level is good, pleasant trainer who explains clearly and anticipates at the right moments. Lestempo is good, very professional trainer. So educational!" - Assessment: 8.4

Ilonka Hadzikadunic, Besam - Excel Basic

"Good training. Trainer has a lot of knowledge of Excel and gives a calm and clear explanation."

- Excel Basic

"Total weather with Excel thanks to Learnit traning." - Rating: 10.0

K. Ettalhaoui, FNV KIEM - Excel Basic

"A valuable training that you can master at your own pace." - Assessment: 8.1

E. P. Timmer- Ambting, Netlaa B.V. - Excel Basic

"Excel 2007 was a refresher course for me. Just figuring out how everything works again. Got a lot of use out of it and can make optimal use of Excel again in my current job." - Assessment: 7.3

M.J. van Klom-Donge, Ministry of Defence - Excel Basic

"Excellent and very professional training and very applicable in practice." - Assessment: 9.1

F.H. Bartsch - Excel Basic

"The overall impression of the overall course is good. This course is very useful and can be used directly at work. The teacher has enough professional knowledge and listens carefully to the students." - Assessment: 8.3

R. Spelt - Excel Basic

"I can really recommend the training. After two days of training you have learned so much that you can work well with excel. Moreover, the course material is good to use as a reference work." - Rating: 10.0

Janine de Jong - Excel Basic

"I've learned a lot from the Excel basic course. You can follow this in a quiet environment, easily accessible location and by a professional trainer at your own pace. Teaching material by means of a clear book with appealing examples in Excel that you could practice with. In short: highly recommended!"

- Excel Basic

"Expert lecturer who can move quickly in practical situations." - Assessment: 8.1

I. Beuving - Excel Basic

"Training location is perfect. The teaching material is clearly displayed so you can easily walk through the fabric". - Rating: 8.0

Karin van der Laan, TU Delft - Excel Basic

"Instructive, enjoyable, clear learning, step-by-step method." - Rating: 10.0

I. Gehring, Municipality of Woerden - Excel Basic

"This is a very good course for the novice excel user. The course material is sufficient to master all the basics in a simple explained way. Certainly in cooperation with the teacher, who is clearly enthusiastic and knowledgeable and knows how to communicate that well". - Assessment: 8.4

D. van Akkeren, Besam Nederland B.V. - Excel Basic

"Top, you're gonna realize it's badly needed to take excel courses." - Rating: 7.0

Mr. R. Kunis, The Greenhouse - Excel Basic

"You'll learn the basic skills of Excel in two days." - Assessment: 7.3

R. in Green, Cofely. - Excel Basic

"Open learning is a good form of training. You can follow the training at your own pace, with or without prior knowledge." - Rating: 8.0

M. Ensel-Boonstra, Ensel Staalkonstrukties - Excel Basic

"As a steel construction calculator I had worked a lot with excel like layout, colors and lines, but lacked the basics of formula making and functions, for my work (cutlery, drawings and quotation) I am constantly calculating hours and prices and surcharges. Also the additional work (adding) is now automatic and therefore faster and error-free. So this course was very instructive for me." - Assessment: 8.3

Walter Dekkers, ASK Romein B.V. - Excel Basic

"'Taking training courses through Learnit is highly recommended!'" - Rating: 9.0

M. Englishman. Municipality of Bloemendaal - Excel Basic