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US116937 Spreadsheet Assessment Course Details

People credited with this unit standard are able to complete the following activities to a standard that allows for further learning in this area. Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of spreadsheets Create, open, edit, format, print and save spreadsheets Produce a spreadsheet from a given specification Check spelling in a spreadsheet The performance of all elements is to a standard that allows for further learning in this area.


Anyone who has a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel or any spreadsheet program who would like to be formally assessed as competent as per MICT SETA EQTA and earn credits on the NQF.


Basic Computer Skills Course or MS Excel Level 1 course if not proficient with using a spreadsheet. Delegates need to be able to type on a keyboard and have basic English literacy and computer literacy. LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING The credit value of this unit standard is calculated assuming a person is competent in: Operate a personal computer system (ID 116932 - NQF Level 1) and Use generic functions in a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-environment (ID 1179


1 day


$80.00 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$25   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

About US116937 Spreadsheet Assessment

A formal assessment on US116937 - Use a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based spreadsheet application to create and edit spreadsheets. NQF Level 02  Credits:4

Course Outline

The session will begin at 08:30am with a pre-assessment interview and completion of required documentation which will take 2 hours.

There will be a tea break of 15 minutes at 10:30am

From 11am the formal assessment will take place. This consists of three sections: a) knowledge questionnaire (25 marks), b) a practical activity on a PC using a spreadsheet application to complete an exercise (90 minutes) and c) reflection essay on your assessment process (30 minutes). This should last for 3 hours or until completed. Each learner works independently under formal assessment conditions.

A light lunch will be served from 13:00pm for delegates… they normally partake after completing the practical portion and before starting the reflection section. Once all three sections are completed and their PoE finalised, the delegates are free to go.

The delegates Portfolio of Evidence will be assessed and moderated, and the results will be communicated accordingly, and uploaded to the National Learner Database.

The following documentation is required on the day:

  • Certified copy of South African ID

  • Current CV

  • Copies of any other related training or educational certificates

  • If employed, copy of Company Organigram indicating delegate’s position within the organisation

  • If employed, current Job Description

  • Completed Log Book as supplied when booking for this Assessment

Delivery Method

This is a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment. No training will be delivered on the day. Scheduled assessments are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. A file will be supplied to hold the Portfolio of Evidence collected during the formal assessment. As well as black pens, will be supplied for completion of the required forms.

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Light finger meals are supplied for part time courses.

Scheduled Dates

There are currently no up and coming US116937 Spreadsheet Assessment courses scheduled.You may request that the course be scheduled. If you are interested please click here to fill out an enquiry form.


For clients who want to enjoy the convenience of public transport, consider the Gautrain. Our training premises in Woodmead is located near the Morning Glenn Mall Bus Stop. If organised by prior arrangement we will collect delegates from the afore mentioned bus stop at no extra charge. Direction to the bus stop are as follows:

Take the Gautrain to the Sandton station.
Take the S2 Bus to Morning Glenn Mall.
We will collect you at 8:30 directly from the bus stop.


Please submit a query on the course page and we will be able to advise you on hotels and guest houses close to the training facility.