Online Course on
Excel Visual Basic for Applications
Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is an implementation of Microsoft’s Visual Basic, an event driven programming language and associated integrated development environment (IDE) which is built into most Microsoft Office applications, such as Excel.
VBA is perfect for automating any time consuming repetitive tasks which you have to perform regularly within Excel.
VBA can be used for a myraid of functions and other customisations you may wish to make.
Put simply, VBA not only saves you time, it helps you to maximise your use of Excel.
Financial professionals need to analyse and manipulate huge amounts of data. Excel’s VBA is perfect for data analysis and manipulation.
Our online course in VBA will help you get to grips with VBA’s key functionality whether you are a beginner or simply need a refersher. Please see the course content below.
Online VBA Course Content
Learning the VBA language
• Procedures: interpreting the script
• Declaring variables
• Common terms
• VBA Objects
• Recording with relative referencing
• Offset and variable offset
• Jump selection
Controlling objects, applications and macros
• Executing application open and shutdown
• The PivotTable Object
Incorporating failsafe techniques
• Error handling
• IF THEN ELSE statements
• Checking cell contents
• Using in-built functions
• User-defined functions (UDF)
• Variable values
• Replacing nested IF functions
Building programs for end-users
• Message boxes/screen prompts
• Input boxes and declaring variables
• Processing user input
• Working with UserForms
• Macro security settings
• VBA project properties
Online VBA Course Format
Each of the above topics has been split into short vignettes. Our experienced and well regarded VBA course presenter will take you carefully through each of the topics one by one, allowing you to pause and rewind as needed.
The course is supported with lots of worked examples. You will be able to follow our presenter through each topic and then test your understanding with subsequent examples.
The course is delivered online and available through our portal 24/7. Each licence comes with 3 months of free access, following purchase, so you can replay and repeat as many times as required.
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