Beginner Microsoft Excel

Online Short Course

R8 223.00

Course Fees
6 weeks


Want to master the world’s most popular spreadsheet program? Microsoft Excel is essential for most business tasks – budgets, forecasts, plans, presentations, results, etc. Knowing your way around Excel puts you in a very strong position in the workplace as employers in various fields require people who are skilled in Excel. This Excel online course will enable you to master concepts, spreadsheets and functions in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step process.


Whether you use Excel for work, study or home, this online course will start you on your path to becoming an Excel expert. In the course, we show how to use most of the functions in Excel in an easy step-by-step process. We also offer you examples, tips, visuals and tasks that will help you practically experiment with Excel.

Subject Expert

Angela Govender is an experienced educator who has worked in several countries abroad and in South Africa. She has a Masters in English, a Trinity Diploma in Teaching English from the UK and an Honours in Applied Language Studies (cum laude). Angela is the director of Education Matters – a business that provides English education solutions for institutes and individuals. In her capacity as an Education Consultant, Angela has lectured in specialist subjects at universities and developed several online and face-to-face courses. She has trained adults in how to use Microsoft 365 and has been certified as a Microsoft Educator in South Africa.

Tutor Support

Each course is assigned its own Online Academic Tutor, who is ready and waiting to guide and assist their learners throughout their learning experience.

The Online Academic Tutor, who is assigned to your course, is trained to build each student up to reach their fullest potential. Students can expect their Online Academic Tutor to answer questions, offer advice and provide further clarification on any academic aspects.

Course and Technical Requirements

To successfully access and complete this course, you will be required to have a registered email account, access to a computer/laptop/tablet and stable internet connection. You will be required to be familiar with using a computer as you may need to be able to read and download documents in Adobe PDF Reader, view Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, and read and create documents in Microsoft Word.

Our online short learning programmes may require additional software applications. These additional software application requirements will be communicated to you in this information pack and/or on the website course page. Damelin Online does not provide any additional software applications required for online short learning programmes.

Please note: Google, YouTube and Vimeo may be used in our online course delivery. If any of these services are blocked in your jurisdiction, you may have difficulty in accessing our course content.

How You Will Learn

Our online short learning programmes are broken into self-paced manageable modules, designed to assist you throughout your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Learn through all your interactive course notes
  • Review case studies and supplementary resources
  • Apply and evaluate what you have learned in each module with the self-grading quizzes and assignment submissions
  • View a range of course video lectures presented by our Subject Matter Experts
  • Network, collaborate and interact with your fellow participants and Online Course Facilitator via the discussion forum and Zoom webinars


Upon successful completion of this online short learning programme, you will receive the recognition of your knowledge and skills with a Damelin Certificate of Competence. Your certificate of competence will be issued in your registered name and will be couriered at no additional cost.

You will be required to complete a series of assessments that will be facilitated through our virtual learning environment. Your course handbook will be made available to you once you have commenced with your short learning programme.


  • MODULE 0
    Orientation Module
  • MODULE 1
    What is Microsoft Excel?
  • MODULE 2
    The Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
  • MODULE 3
    Entering Data into a Spreadsheet
  • MODULE 4
    Working with Microsoft Excel Formulas
  • MODULE 5

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