Training Manuals

For a full list of our training manuals, please visit our purchase page

Experience our training in your own offices, or we can organise a venue near you.

If you would like more information, please contact us.

Excel Courses

From intro through to advanced, and including macros and have a variety of courses available to you:

Excel Key Features

A half-day “best sellers” Excel day, good for self-taught users who want to brush up on skills and become more efficient.

Excel – Essentials

A full day similar to the Excel Essentials above, with more complex Functions and Tools such as IF, VLOOKUP and other common Functions.

Excel – Advanced Essentials

A full day beginning with a short revision of Key Featuresl topics; building up to Database Functionality (including Pivot Tables), Advanced Functions and an Intro to Macros

Training Manuals provided in PDF format.

Excel VBA

Not for the faint hearted!
This two-day VBA class takes you to the extreme with Excel! We begin by creating and using Macros correctly within Excel, and move swiftly onto Coding; learning about the tools to make Excel interactive, Declaring and using Variables, exploring Loops, Error Handling and introducing User Forms.
We recommend participants keep all of their work on a USB as they will be doing a lot of programming for the two days!

Excel for Accountants

We can provide Excel training purposefully for Accountants; CPD hour certificates upon request.

Excel for Accountants Key Features

This is a half-day “best sellers” Excel day, useful for self-taught users who want to brush up on skills and become more efficient.

Excel for Accountants Essentials

To help delegates get clients’ data into a more useable format and create visual spreadsheets to assist in interpreting results for clients. Based on Accounting examples, this full day is similar in content to our Excel Key Features with more complex Functions and Tools such as IF, VLOOKUP, NPV and other useful Functions.

Excel for Accountants Advanced Essentials

To allow delegates to appreciate the practical application of Excel’s advanced features and how these can be incorporated into powerful spreadsheets for managing clients’ data. Based on Accounting examples, this full day begins with a short revision of Key Featuresl topics; building up to Database Functionality (including Pivot Tables), Importing Data from other systems, more advanced Functions and an Intro to Macros.

Other Computer Training

We can provide classes for many other Microsoft products including:

Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Project, SharePoint (End User), Word

Ask us about course content and how we can assist with your training needs.

Our Rates

Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Publisher or Outlook – ONLY $750 per day, or $400 for a half day.

Microsoft Access or Project – Two Day courses ONLY $1900.

Microsoft Excel VBA – Two Day course – ONLY $2000.

One day provides 6 Hours of training – for example 9.00 am to 4.00 pm.
This will be made up of 2 sessions e.g. 9am – 12pm & 1pm – 4pm with tea-breaks in each session.
Note: Half days are 3 hours.

Class Size: These rates are for classes from 4 to a maximum of 10 people per class (Excel VBA Max 8).
Do you have less than four attendees? We will give you 25% discount for running such a small class!

We can customise desktop training for your organisation at very competitive prices.

Blended Solutions

Sometimes, you want a course that combines using a product with providing a service – these courses do exactly that, enabling you to work more effectively with the tools you have available.

Creating Vibrant and Effective Presentations with PowerPoint

Have you ever been the recipient of ‘Death by PowerPoint’ and want to avoid the same mistakes with your own presentations? In this course you will learn how to captivate your audience by creating powerful and vibrant presentations using your presentation as a supporting aid only. You will learn how to plan and design a presentation, enhance text, add media features, set up a slide show, and more.

Get Your Day Back with Outlook

Learn how to identify goals, priorities and delegate tasks to others. Learn how to use Outlook to help you keep tasks on schedule, filter your emails and manage your day more effectively. This session will not help you to find more time in the day but it will help you take more control of it!

Bookkeeping Basics

This two day course provides you with an understanding of the role of financial information in planning and responding to changing business conditions. You will gain the knowledge and skills required to read and interpret financial reports and achieve financial objectives. Beginning with the basics – how to work through typical transactions in order to understand double-entry, learn about debits and credits, create a trial balance and produce the financial reports: profit and loss and the balance sheet. When you have produced these reports you will be able to begin interpreting the key financial ratios to see how a business is performing.

Room Requirements

We require access to a Classroom or Boardroom sized room with your computers set-up for each attendee (no computers needed for Bookkeeping)

A whiteboard and/or flipchart is often useful for explanations


We are based in South East Queensland – Brisbane, Gold Coast and Scenic Rim are often available within short notice.
We are willing to travel to other Australia or New Zealand locations; subject to travel, subsistence & accommodation fees.

Let us know if we can be of assistance with your training needs!

What our training clients have said:

“Very informative course. I enjoyed the way the trainer did the work with us. she is very good and friendly, makes a big difference”

“Excellent workshop – plenty of time to practice and great for practical work related material. Will use a lot of the material covered in the workshop – very well done.”

“The course is very useful for my work and it is presented in an interesting way.”

“Very good lessons. Learned new features, and renewed knowledge of ‘old’ features.”

“Very well run course. Doing an exercise at the end of the day and one at the beginning was beneficial. Mel is an excellent presenter with a solid knowledge base.”