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Excel VBA for Finance Professionals (ICAS)

BPP Professional Education
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6 hours
395 GBP excl. VAT
Edinburgh

Course description

Excel VBA for Finance Professionals (ICAS)

This one day course provides functional code to take away for reference, an insight into programming and practical exercises in VBA compilation.This also covers the processing of user input; declaring and using variables; and an introduction into the complexity of repeating code using loops.

Suitability - Who should attend?

The course is aimed at those who wish to increase spreadsheet potential by automating their tasks and processes.It will benefit spreadsheet authors, Excel developers and finance professionals looking to learn and experiment with the VBA programme in order to speed up everyday tasks.A good working knowledge of Excel is a distinct advantage, whilst experience with automation and knowledge of macros is not necessary.

Training Course Content

ntroducing Visual Basic for ApplicationsRecording and running macros.Absolute vs relative referencing.Working with the Visual Basic Editor and Developer tab.Creating your own codeUnderstanding and creating modules.Common rules of programming.Where to store macros.Modifying / improving simple modules.Problem solving / finding concise solutions.Getting VBA to make decisionsUsing logical comparisons.The IF...ENDIF structure.The SELECT CASE...END SELECT structure.Error handling and trapping.Introduction to repeating codeThe need for and benefits of loops.Implementing a DO WHILE LOOP.Examples of the FOR... NEXT structure.Interaction between VBA and the end-userActivating message boxes and user prompts.Processing end-user input via input boxes.Creating functionsWriting your own User Defined Functions (UDFs).Working with multiple arguments.Using your bespoke function in Excel.All exercises and project files used on the course will be available to take home. Laptops with Excel 2013 will be provided on the course. The knowledge and skills gained can be used across all modern versions of Excel.

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BPP Professional Education

BPP Professional Education -  Accountancy, Tax, Financial Services, Law & Insolvency Courses

BPP Professional Education is one of the specialist examination-based and professional development training arm of the BPP Group, Europe's biggest professional education and publishing provider with 2,000 staff members across 40 countries and over 30,000 students per year. BPP Professional Education...


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