Belinda Loseby is ardent about learning, coaching, and imparting knowledge and has been involved in training and development for over 20 years. She is inspired by bringing value to others.
Through her years of experience, she has received rave reviews when presenting IT-related topics and business skills to corporate employees, including senior executives of major Banks and Blue-Chip corporations throughout South Africa and various countries in Africa.
Having created course curricula and manuals for various clients, she recently had the opportunity to do a technical review of a VBA manual for Packt which was published September 2020.
This course is designed for everyday Excel user who would like to program unique features and functions to improve the accessibility and usability of their data.
This course will help you to create macros that will communicate with excel
Leading Training is focusing on providing virtual training
courses for the foreseeable future and will only consider
in-person and classroom training on request, with a required
minimum group size of four delegates. We remain committed to
offering training that is fast, focused and effective.
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Information may change without notice.
Excel Advanced User
Excel Knowledge preferably Advanced Excel
Course Outline / Curriculum
Lesson 1:Visual Basic Editor
Topic A: Visual Basic for Applications A-1: Discussing VBA A-2: Preparing Excel for VBA A-3: Examining the VBE window
Topic B:Object programming B-1: Examining the Properties window B-2: Changing the object properties B-3: Using code to change object properties B-4: Using a method B-5: Associating VBA code with an event B-6: Executing VBA code by using a button
Topic C:The Object Browser C-1: Examining the Object Browser C-2: Searching in the Object Browser
Lesson 2:Programming basics
Topic A:Data basics A-1: Discussing data types and variables A-2: Discussing and declaring variables A-3: Using operators A-4: Using interaction functions
Topic B:Scope of variables B-1: Understanding procedure- and module-level scope B-2: Understanding public scope
Topic C:Scope of procedures C-1: Creating a Sub procedure C-2: Calling a Sub procedure C-4: Calling a Function procedure
Lesson 3:Control structures
Topic A:Decision structures A-1: Using the If Then statent A-2: Using the If…Then… Else statent A-3: Using the If… Then… ElseIf statent A-4: Using the Select Case statent
Topic B:Loop structures B-1: Using the For…Next loop B-2: Using the For Each…Next loop B-3: Using the Do While…Loop
Lesson 4:Custom dialog boxes
Topic A:User forms A-1: Adding a user form A-2: Adding controls to a user form
Topic B:Events B-1: Attaching an event handler to a control B-2: Validating data by using event handlers
Lesson 5:Debugging and error handling
Topic A:Errors A-1: Discussing types of errors
Topic B:Debugging B-1: Discussing debugging tools B-2: Setting a breakpoint B-3: Adding a watch expression B-4: Using Step Into B-5: Deleting a watch expression B-6: Working with the Immediate window B-7: Working with the Locals window
Topic C:Error handling C-1: Using the On Error GoTo statent C-2: Using the On Error Resume Next statent
Schedule Dates and Booking
There are currently no scheduled dates.
Please note that this course needs a minimum of 6 delegates to schedule
a course. You can choose to be added to the waiting list by clicking the
button below and we will contact you when we have enough delegates
interested. Should we not get enough delegates, we will refund or credit
your paid booking.
Should you need this course urgently, the following options are
Pay for 6 delegates (whether you have them or not) and we will
schedule the course as soon as possible.
If you have fewer delegates and cannot pay for 6, we can negotiate
a shortened course where some of the time will be spent in blended
learning - watching videos and doing tutorials and exercises with
some contact time with the trainer. We would want to discuss what
your core needs are so that we cover those aspects. You need to have
paid for 3 delegates at least.
Bringing your own PC
It is very important that you have full administrator rights to your
computer so that any software needed for the course can be installed
Please ensure that you arrive at least 30min early on the first day
of training in order to get your PC setup correctly.
If this is not possible then it will be better to make use of our