Access 2010

 Designed for:

Those wishing to learn how to use this popular Database application
Some knowledge of an Office 2010 application. 
To teach the Access 2010 program to an employable level and to help prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) test
Course Content
Lesson One – Including: The terminology used in an Access database, starting the Access 2010 program opening an existing sample database, opening a table, query, form and report, entering a new record, finding records, sorting records, printing a report, closing a database
Lesson Two – Including: planning and design, relationships, design view, defining fields, data types and properties, creating a new blank database, creating tables, entering data using datasheet view, re-sizing columns, using the lookup wizard
Lesson Three – Including: defining relationships, creating a table using the datasheet view, formatting the datasheet, modifying the table design, using the input mask wizard, creating a database using a template,renaming an object
Lesson Four – Including:  editing data in form and datasheet views, adding new records, using print preview changing page orientation, printing a datasheet, enforcing referential integrity in a relationship, creating a relationship report, creating a form using the form tool, working with controls in form design, using themes, modifying properties in a form
Lesson Five – Including:  Using advanced sort, using filter by form, importing a table from an external database using a junction table to resolve a many to many relationship, defining a composite (primary) key, adding a new field to a form, using a calculated control on a form, creating a multi-value field, creating an attachment field creating a form using the form wizard, adding a calculated field to a table
Lesson Six – Including:  using query wizard, setting sort criteria, using ‘or’ and ‘and’ in queries, using expressions to set criteria, creating different types of queries, creating and naming a calculated field in a query using aggregate functions
Lesson Seven – Including:  adding a field with data validation in a table, creating a form with subform, entering data using a form/subform combination, creating a split form, creating a basic report, using the report wizard creating and modifying the design of a report, using the concatenate expression, inserting a logo to a report adding a subreport to an existing report
Lesson Eight – Including:  exporting an html document, understanding object  dependencies, importing an excel spreadsheet into a table, exporting a spreadsheet, importing a text file into a table, using the analyze table function, using the analyze performance function, using the database documenter
Lesson Nine – Including:  adding a chart to a form, modifying a chart in a form, creating a pivot table creating a pivot chart, changing the tab order in a form, displaying the current date and time in a form, applying conditional formatting to a field, creating a navigation form, customising the ribbon
Lesson Ten – Including: deselecting the automatic switchboard option, creating a macro, adding a control button to a form, backing up a database, viewing database properties, compacting and repairing a database encrypting a database using a password, saving the database as a previous version, splitting a database, creating an application part
  • Learn how to use this popular database program 
  • The flexibility and value of a self-study course designed to enable you to work at your own pace
  • A personalised workbook to use as a reference guide on completion of the course
  • The opportunity to gain the widely recognised Pitman Training Certificate
Course duration: 22 hours
What next: Outlook 2010