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9th October 2018

Excel Training for Effective Data Management

Location: National Trust Office, 20 Grosvenor Gardens, London, SW1W 0DH

Time: 09.30 - 16.30

A training course on Microsoft Excel to help ensure conservators have the skills to efficiently manage their scientific data.

The course will be run by Andie Mills from the IT training hub, a professional training company  who aim to give participants confidence in Excel and how to use Excel’s features correctly to improve efficiency, leaving more time to concentrate on important tasks, and less time battling with the software.

IMPORTANT: Delegates are required to bring their own laptops on the day.

The course will be pitched at an Intermediate to Advanced level, therefore delegates should be familiar with Excel and able to create, format and structure spreadsheets. Ideally have experience in creating basic statistical functions and be able to create a simple chart.

Topic covered will include:

  • Formulas and Functions for managing data
  • Working with Text
  • Working with Databases/Lists
  • Useful Formatting Tools
  • Useful Data Tools
  • Advanced Charting
  • PivotTables and Pivot Charts
  • Time for specific questions from participants at the end

Organiser/contact person for enquiries: Eric Nordgren / Lisa O’Hagan

Spaces: 10 maximum


  • Icon member- £75     
  • Non-Icon member - £95    
  • Student Icon member - £65
  • Student non-Icon member - £70

Catering: Teas, coffees and a buffet lunch are included in the cost of the workshop.  Please let the organiser know if you have any special dietary requirements.

Closing date for bookings: 17.00 on Tuesday 25th September 2018

BOOK HERE via Eventbrite


Excel Training Event Refund Policy

If you are unable to attend this particular event you may receive a 100% refund of your registration fee provided you notify the organiser that you cannot attend at least 10 working days in advance of the event. Please note that this refund policy is specific to this Excel training event, and may differ from the standard HSG refund policy.

If you notify the organiser less than 10 working days in advance, any refund is dependent on the place being filled from a wait list. A deduction may be made from any refund for irrecoverable expenses incurred such as pre-booked catering. No refunds can be made for non-attendance or notification less than 24 hours in advance of an event. HSG may cancel the event if the minimum number of participants is not met 10 working days in advance. If it proves necessary to postpone or cancel a Heritage Science Group event for any reason your full payment will be refunded.   Heritage Science Group will not be held responsible for any travel or other costs incurred should an event be postponed or cancelled. It may take up to fourteen days after the event date for a refund to be issued.


Please note for all Heritage Science group events we will be taking photographs for use by ICON and the Heritage Science group for marketing and publicity purposes including our publications, website and official social media accounts. Please contact the event organiser if you wish to be exempted from this activity.