Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training Course

Microsoft Excel 2016 Training Overview

The Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training Course is designed to show the knowledge and expertise of professionals at advanced-level skills of using the Microsoft Excel tool. MS Excel is a widely used application and is considered to be a necessary skill across job roles and industries. Mastery in such an application is guaranteed to help certificate holders land better employment and increase their value in the job market. The Excel 2016 certification training course has been designed to make daily usage of Microsoft Excel for individuals and working professionals with ease.
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Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training Course (Duration : 8 Hours) Download Course Contents

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07 Feb 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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07 Mar 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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Course Modules

Part 1: Create and format workbooks
  • Chapter 1: Set up a workbook
  • Chapter 2: Work with data and Excel tables
  • Chapter 3: Perform calculations on data
  • Chapter 4: Change workbook appearance
Part 2: Analyze and present data
  • Chapter 5: Manage worksheet data
  • Chapter 6: Reorder and summarize data
  • Chapter 7: Combine data from multiple sources
  • Chapter 8: Analyze alternative data sets
  • Chapter 9: Create charts and graphics
  • Chapter 10: Create dynamic worksheets by using PivotTables
Part 3: Collaborate and share in Excel
  • Chapter 11: Print worksheets and charts
  • Chapter 12: Automate repetitive tasks by using macros
  • Chapter 13: Work with other Microsoft Office apps
  • Chapter 14: Collaborate with colleagues
Part 4: Perform advanced analysis
  • Chapter 15: Perform business intelligence analysis
  • Chapter 16: Create forecasts and visualizations
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Course Prerequisites
  • Basic Computer Knowledge.

Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training Course

This Microsoft Excel Certification Training Course is a necessary step that learners have to take to be eligible for the Microsoft Office Specialist certification in Microsoft Excel 2016. The curriculum for the course is designed in a way that even those who do not have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel 2016 can benefit from it. Learners will find out all the core fundamental basics of MS Excel 2016, how it works, how to create worksheets and workbooks and edit them, and more. 
The certification training course and examination is also catered to those who already have some level of knowledge and expertise in Microsoft Excel 2016. The certification can act as a way to validate their skill in the field. Certificate holders receive a badge of merit for their certification, which can be displayed on online platforms such as LinkedIn, to make their profile stand out as compared to those who have not obtained their Microsoft Office Specialist certification. 
Learners and candidates of the Microsoft Excel 2016 certificate training course will know how to create worksheets and format them at the end of the course. They will know how to manage data and represent it visually with the help of tables and charts and cell formatting. Learners will also become capable of performing simple formulae and functions with Microsoft Excel 2016 after completing the certification course.

Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Examination Format

Exam Name

Exam 77-727: Excel 2016: Core Data Analysis, Manipulation, and Presentation

Exam Cost

USD 100 per exam

Exam Format

Multiple Choice and Multi-Response Questions

Total Questions

40-60 Questions

Passing Score

700 out of 1000

Exam Duration

90 Minutes per examination


English, Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Bulgarian (Bulgaria), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Thai, Turkish

Testing Center

Pearson Vue


Skills Measured/Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Exam Weightage

The Microsoft Excel 2016 certification training course measures a lot of skills to understand the level of expertise of the candidate and his proficiency with MS Excel. The skills measured in the certification exam, along with their weightage in the examination, are mentioned below:
  • Creating and Managing worksheets and workbooks (30-35%)
  • Managing data cells and ranges (15-20%)
  • Creating tables (15-20%)
  • Creating charts and objects (15-20%)
  • Performing operations with formulas and functions (10-15%)

Reasons to take up Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification Training from Koenig Solutions

  1. Attain a holistic Microsoft Excel 2016 training from expert instructors across the globe
  2. Multiple training delivery modes offered to take up your Excel 2016 certification training
  3. Kickstart your Microsoft Excel career with a training provider who is a Microsoft Gold Partner
  4. Get flexible time slots in 8 hours/day and 4 hours/day options
  5. Get a chance to understand how participants from various industry sectors use Microsoft Excel tool in their day to day activities
  6. Customize your Excel 2016 training according to enterprise team needs and business requirements
  7. Choose your own Microsoft career path with a wide portfolio of Microsoft certification courses offered at one place

Target Audience

Job roles that might find the Microsoft Excel 2016 certification training beneficial are:
Anyone interested in becoming a Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Data analysts
  • University students
  • Aspiring IT professionals
  • Business Analyst
  • Developers
  • IT managers
  • System administrators
  • Anybody who wants to understand how to use the Microsoft Excel tool
  • Professionals who are taking up the Microsoft Office Specialist 77-727 certification exam

Learning Objectives

Candidates after completing their Microsoft Excel 2016 certification course will be eligible for their Exam 77-727: Excel 2016: Core Data Analysis, Manipulation, and Presentation. Once they clear this examination, they will be awarded the Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Excel 2016 certification. The course will teach learners a number of aspects of MS Excel, such as:
  • They will learn how to create worksheets and workbooks in MS Excel and how to navigate through them as well as format them
  • They will be able to make customizations to the workbooks and configure them for distribution
  • Learners will know how to manage data in cells, format it and organize it
  • They will also learn how to create, edit, and manage different tables in MS Excel
  • Candidates will learn basic functions of MS Excel to perform calculations and operations in the workbook or worksheets
  • They will also be able to successfully create and format charts and objects that can be used for presentations

Benefits of getting a Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification 

  1. With Microsoft Excel 2016certification, demonstrate your newly acquired skills to use Excel tool to perform data analysis to help enterprises to consume information in a logical manner
  2. Achieve one of the mandatorily required key skills that recruiters and employers look for in a candidate in today's time
  3. As Microsoft Excel 2016 tool is widely used by enterprises and professionals worldwide, getting certified in the same will make one stand out from non-certified individuals
  4. Help enterprises to process data by bringing out key information through graphs and charts
  5. Learn all the conditional formatting and formulas and showcase your expertise while using the Excel tool
  6. Achieve considerable pay rise with Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification as it is highly valued by organizations worldwide
  7. Get your Microsoft Office Specialist badge that can be added to your social media profile giving  you more credibility and better career opportunities

Salary Prospect of Microsoft Excel 2016 Certified Professional

Microsoft Excel 2016 Certification is hugely popular among professionals from various industry sectors across the globe. Today, data analysis is a critical skill that employers look for in a candidate to utilize their resources and to identify newer opportunities. There is no other better tool to do that other than Microsoft Excel. Mastering the tool with relevant certification courses such as Microsoft Excel 2016 training will help professionals have a rewarding career. Let's take a look at Microsoft Excel 2016 certified professionals' salaries across the globe.

United States

USD 55,000 to USD 99,000

United Kingdom

Pounds 18,000 to 37,000


Rupees 3 lakhs to 12 lakhs 


AUD 60,000 to 70,000 


AED 30,000 to 245,000


SGD 45,000 to 78,000


Job Prospects of Microsoft Excel 2016 Certified Professionals

Professionals usually get their hang of the Microsoft Excel tool on their job by using the tool and learn along the way. But, that is not the best way to go about mastering the Excel tool. To completely understand what exactly the Excel tool can do and how to best utilize its many features, one has to undergo a formal Microsoft Excel 2016 training. Let's see which top companies are looking to hire Microsoft Office Specialist certified professionals worldwide:
  • US IT Technologies
  • Ace Technologies Inc
  • Amica 
  • Altech Systems
  • Microsoft
  • Pepsico
  • Electronic Arts (EA)
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • HBO
  • Tampa Electric Company
  • Tesla
  • Snack Nation, and many more 


Yes, fee excludes local taxes.
Yes, the Microsoft Excel 2016 certification is considered to be highly valuable even today. Most companies operate and use Microsoft Office applications for their daily usage. Having validated knowledge in MS Office can really help simplify a lot of work processes and make it easier to create visually dynamic reports, especially when it comes to Microsoft Excel 2016. This is why the certification is still considered valuable.
There are many benefits to getting a Microsoft Office Specialist level certification in Microsoft Excel. Some of them are:
  • The certification validates one's knowledge in front of potential employers and recruiters
  • Certified professionals get higher salary compared to their non-certified counterparts
  • As a fresher entering the professional workforce, a certification can make one's job application stand out
  • The Microsoft Office Specialist certification can open up doors for further education and specialization as well
Yes, Koenig Solutions is a Microsoft Gold Partner to deliver all Microsoft Certification courses, including Excel 2016 training worldwide.
Microsoft lets their candidates retake their examinations a total of five times in a year. In case a candidate fails the first time, he can reappear for the same certification exam in 24 hours. He/she is allowed to retake the exam every two weeks three more times, after which, if they do not clear it, they will have to wait for a full year from the date of the first attempt.
The cost of Exam 77-727: Excel 2016: Core Data Analysis, Manipulation, and Presentation is USD 100.

No, one does not have to go to a testing center to appear for Exam 77-727: Excel 2016: Core Data Analysis, Manipulation, and Presentation. Microsoft certification exams have online testing where a proctor is present as you take your certification exam. All you need is a working internet connection and a webcam on your computer. One can take up their Microsoft Excel 2016 certification exam from Pearson Vue.