Microsoft Excel Class: From Beginner to Advanced with Live Instructor

4.9 Stars of 471 Reviews

Learn Microsoft Excel in only 6 weeks with a live Excel instructor. Our Microsoft Excel Class: Beginner to Advanced will walk you begin with Excel basics and spreadsheet fundamentals, work through commonly-used Excel formulas and finally end with more advanced Excel skills. Our online Microsoft Excel training class is taught and led by a real professional, and experienced Excel instructor. This online Excel class is hosted via webinar-style and includes spreadsheets to help you follow along, homework assignments to help you apply what you learn and a certificate of completion upon successfully passing the Excel online class. The MS Excel Online class will be meeting twice per week. Check available class dates open for registration.

Begin with basic navigation & terminology
Practice using tables and spreadsheets
Master basic & advanced formulas
Format tables and spreadsheets & make them presentable
Learn to edit, sort & filter your tables
Practice using special functions to increase Excel efficiency
Master logic formulas and VLOOKUP formulas
Master Pivot Tables & Pivot Charts


Microsoft Excel Class:
From Beginner to Advanced with Live Instructor

Only $159.99

Regular price: $339.99

Instructor-led Class (Live)
Live Lectures twice per week 
6-Week Commitment
Class length is 1 hour
12 Total Web-based Sessions
Certificate Upon Completion
50+ Spreadsheet files included
13 Practice Assignments
Exclusive Access to Class Recordings 
Access to real instructors
Submit Practice Exercises to Instructor for Review
Available office hours throughout the week
Exclusive Class Hub to Ask Questions & Access Class Materials & Files
[FREE BONUS] Step-by-Step Excel Guide - from Beginner to Advanced E-Book (PDF format)



Learn from one of our professional instructors by registering to one of our classes.

November 30 - January 11, 2022

Class Times: 1-2pm PST | 3-4pm CST | 4-5pm EST

Class Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Class Type: Online with Live Instructor

Last Day to Register: Monday, November 29 2021



Regular price: $339.99


December 14 - January 20, 2022

Class Times: 3:30-4:30pm PST | 5:30-6:30pm CST | 6:30-7:30pm EST

Class Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Class Type: Online with Live Instructor

Last Day to Register: Monday, December 13 2021



Regular price: $339.99


December 28 - February 3, 2022

Class Times: 2:15-3:15pm PST | 4:15-5:15pm CST | 5:15-5:15pm EST

Class Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays

Class Type: Online with Live Instructor

Last Day to Register: Monday, December 28 2021



Regular price: $339.99



What We'll Cover in this 6-Week Online Excel Class

Stop relying on awful YouTube videos and register for our online Excel Class & learn Microsoft Excel the right way

Pre-Work: Navigating Excel & Learning Excel Terminology

Before the 1st day of your Microsoft Excel Class, you'll embark on a short pre-work exercise to help you get acquainted with Microsoft Excel.

Day 1: Formatting & Editing Spreadsheets

On the first day of your Online Excel Class, you'll work on basic Excel functions, such as cutting, copying and pasting cells. The class will end with formatting and editing tables.

Day 2: Editing, Sorting & Using Filters In Tables

On Day 2 of your Excel Class, you'll continue to customize your spreadsheet and tables and will learn how to properly sort data, use filters and manipulate your data with basic functions.

Day 3: More Basic Excel Functions

On this day of your Excel training, you'll learn how to make your tables look professional and consistent, how to delete duplicate entries and some best practices when editing cells.

Day 4: Introduction to Basic Excel Formulas

Learn how and when to create basic Excel formulas during your Excel training class. You'll be able to make computations for your tables quickly and easily.

Day 5: Conditional Formatting & Data Validation

During this MS Excel Class, you'll learn how to apply rules to highlight specific cells and how to control any data entry errors by using Excel's Data Validation feature.

Day 6: Text to Columns & Text Formulas

At the end of this Microsoft Excel course you'll learn how to split cells, use text formulas to extract data, use specific formulas to combine text and more.

Day 7: Shortcuts to use With Tables

Learn Excel tips and tricks during your Excel Class to help you format tables and become more efficient with Excel formulas and more.

Day 8: Introduction to Logic Formulas

During the advanced portion of your Excel training, you'll learn how to use logic formulas such as the SUMIFS formulas, COUNTIFS formula and more.

Day 9: Advanced Logic Formulas

During your Excel class, you'll learn how to combine logic formulas to automate a process by using the IF formula, AND formula and more.

Day 10: Lookup Formulas & More

In this online Excel class, you'll learn how to use the VLOOKUP formula and other LOOKUP formulas to help you transfer data between two sheets.

Day 11: Mastering Pivot Tables

During this specific Excel class you'll quickly learn when to use Pivot Tables, how to create them, customize them and set them up to summarize large data sets.

Day 12: Mastering Pivot Charts

During the last day of your online Excel Class, you'll learn how to create graphs and charts while using the data from Pivot Tables.

Final Exam

Use the skills you acquired to earn your certificate by completing and passing our Microsoft Excel Final Exam, included with your Excel class.


Certificate Upon Completion

Earn your Certificate after completing our Online Microsoft Excel Class: from Beginners to Advanced. Pass our final exam and get your certificate upon completion of the Excel class. Download the certificate in PDF for your records, use it for your current work or demonstrate your Excel skills to a potential employer.


Certified Excel Experts

Allen Aguilar

Found of Microsoft Excel

Allen Aguilar is the founder of Leadership Build and still leads various courses and classes within the organization. He has been teaching Microsoft Excel programs since 2010 and has extensive experience with live trainings, coaching and web classes. He earned in MS Office Specialist Certification in 2013. Allen has dedicated much of his time at Leadership Build creating a curriculum that will help professionals learn Excel quickly while applying those skills at work.

Joseph Ferrantelli

Experienced & Certified Excel Professor

Joseph Ferrantelli has a Doctorate and Masters in Educational Leadership. He began teaching in 1982. He began working at Wagner College as an adjunct professor in 1984 and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Hunter College in 2014, where he teaches education courses. At Wagner, he teaches in two departments; The Nicolais School of Business, where he wrote the graduate and undergraduate Excel course curriculums and taught Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint for the Math and Computer Science Department. 

Tasia Hilton-Betton

Experienced & Certified Excel Professor

Dr. Tasia Hilton-Betton holds a doctoral degree in Healthcare Administration and a Masters degree in Business Administration.  She is also a certified Medical Laboratory Scientist. She has been a college Professor since 2008 and has taught courses in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint along with courses in General Business, Healthcare, Math, and Science.


Contact Your Instructor When You Feel Stuck

During your 6-week Excel journey, you'll have the ability to contact your Excel instructor with your questions, needs and obstacles. Feeling stuck with an Excel exercise you're trying to do on your own? No worries - post a question to the class hub, email your instructor or ask during your one-hour Excel lesson.


FREE E-Book: Microsoft Excel Course - Beginner to Advanced Module

To help you with your journey, our Microsoft Excel Class: from Beginner to Advanced includes a FREE Excel E-book with dozens of Excel features. The Excel E-book is a great resource to use as  you attend class and after earning your certificate. Our Excel E-boook includes:

260+ pages all accessible as a PDF file
Step-by-step instructions on how to perform Excel functions taught in class
Screenshots and images to help you follow along easily
Additional Excel functions beyond the class to help you with your learning

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What some of our proud students say about us

4.8 out of 5 stars

Sergio Felix, Warehouse Manager

"The online class is just what I was looking for - a real person I can speak to and ask questions during a class instead of pre-recorded lessons!"

Carlos Perez, Business Owner

"Just what I needed - an online class that was flexible enough for my busy schedule and effective enough so that I can finally learn Excel. "

Matthew Grundy, CEO Habitat for Humanity

"I recommend Leadership Build's Excel classes for any employer looking to train their staff on Excel."

Debra Sosa, Entreprenuer

"The practice spreadsheets are worth the price of the class. I enjoyed working through the exercises on my own and applying what I learned."

Petar Bašić, E-Commerce

"You can tell that the Excel instructor has tons of experience teaching pivot tables. The class flows great and I like how patient he was during our sessions."

Jade Eastwood, Social Media Manager

"I can finally say that I know what I'm doing in Excel. Investing in this online class is better than relying on YouTube."

What's Included With Your Registration

Access to Attend our 6-Week Online Excel Class with live instruction taught by an professional, Excel certified expert
Exclusive Access to Excel Files you can download to follow along each class session and "learn by doing" with your instructor
Exclusive Access to all Class Recordings for 30 days after the last day of class
Exclusive Access to Practice Excel Spreadsheets that you can download and practice on your own for homework
Access to contact your Excel instructor outside-of-class and ask questions or get Excel help when needed
[FREE BONUS]Instant Access to Our Microsoft Excel Course - Beginner to Advanced Module (PDF Only)

 60% OFF Registration 

Microsoft Excel Class

From Beginner to Advanced with Instructor

Only $159.99

Regular price: $339.99

Receive a FREE Step-by-Step Excel Guide (Beginners to Advanced) E-Book with purchase



About Leadership Build

Leadership Build was established in 2013 in sunny, Southern California. Our goal is to provide resources, training and coaching to employees across all industries in order to develop strong leaders. We strive to help people in organizations by providing professional development and the proper support for long-term success. 

Our services include online courses, online workshops via webinars, in-person company trainings and consulting. To contact us about your training needs, please email us at [email protected]

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is this Microsoft Excel class taught by a real instructor?

Yes. Our Microsoft Excel Class: From Beginner to Advanced is a 6-week long online Excel class and taught by a real instructor. 

Does the Excel class use pre-recordings or are the sessions live?

The online Excel class is live and does not use pre-recordings unless it's part of a homework assignment.

Are the online Excel sessions recorded?

Yes. The online Excel sessions are recorded so that attendees can have access to the recordings afterwards.

What happens if I miss one of the sessions? Will I get access to the recording?

Yes. The online Excel sessions are recorded so that attendees can have access to the recordings in case they can't attend one of the class sessions.

I am a true Beginner Excel user. Is this Excel class the right class for me?

This class goes beyond the basics and it's fast-paced. The Excel class covers many formulas and advanced Excel functions that are not covered in a typical "beginner class". If you are looking to learn more than just the basics then this is the perfect class for you. However, if you're looking to only learn the basics then we recommend our Intro to Excel class.

Does this online Excel class include a Certificate?

Yes. Attendees will earn their Microsoft Excel certificate upon completing a final exam after the last day of class.

What version of Microsoft Excel do I need to attend this class?

Most of our instructors use Excel 2016 or above. We recommend that attendees use Excel 2016, Excel 2019 or Office 365.

I Use Microsoft Excel 2010. Should I still register for this online Excel class?

Yes. Although our instructors will use newer versions of Excel to facilitate the online Excel class, attendees can use older versions of Excel. However, there may be some differences between what is taught in the class and what users of previous Excel versions may experience.

I am a Mac user and want to take your Microsoft Excel class. Can I still take the class?

Our instructors use Excel for Windows and, as we know, there are major difference in the user experience between Mac users and Windows users. Many of our Excel students have taken the class, as Mac users, and have been able to follow along smoothly.

What happens after I register for your online Excel class? What can I expect?

Once you register for one of our online Excel classes, you will have access to our Welcome video which will provide you with instructions on how to log in to our system to access your Excel class information. Additionally, you will receive a welcome email and your username and password to our system. Finally, you should expect an email with your receipt. As the first day of your Microsoft Excel class is near, you will receive communication via email on how to access the classes from your instructor.

How will I know where to access the online class? 

Registrants will receive emails with links to access the live sessions. Additionally, reminders will be emailed prior to the live sessions.

Unfortunately, the dates of your online class do not work for me. When will there be another Excel for beginners online class?

Visit the Events page on our website or email us at [email protected] for more information on future online Excel classes.

What is your refund policy?

Registrants may be able to cancel up to 24 hours prior to the first day of class in order to be eligible for a full refund. To request a refund please contact us at [email protected] Any cancellations that do not meet this requirement will not be eligible for a refund.

How can I register multiple people for your online Excel class?

To purchase multiple seats for our online Excel classes please email us at [email protected] or chat with us live to provide us with your needs.

Do you offer Excel workshops or classes for companies/employees or groups?

Yes, Leadership Build conducts 2-hour, 4-hour and 6-hour workshops with companies on various computer skills and soft skills. To learn more, feel free to complete our Questionnaire.

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