Learn how to create and manage databases using the world’s most popular software. All the Basics of Microsoft Access through to an intermediate level are covered on this course.
Whether you want to learn new skills or refresh some old ones.
This course is perfect for either!!
You will have completed Level 1 or have equivalent knowledge prior to enrolling onto this course.
This course consists of the following units. Assignments are completed throughout.
· Creating a New Blank Database
· Creating a New Database based on an Existing Database
· Creating a New Database from a Template
· Database Design
· Creating a Table in Design View
· Creating a Table using the Table Wizard
· Copying & Deleting a Table
· Modifying Table Layout
· Editing Fields in Design View
· Creating a Form in Design View
· Basic Skills for Modifying Forms
· Selecting Objects in Forms
· Displaying & Resizing Form Sections
· Creating & Deleting Controls
· Resizing & Moving Controls
· Aligning & Spacing Controls
· Text & Background Formatting
· Format Painter
· Tab Order
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
Every successful student will be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Microsoft Access Skills.
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 40 hours overall, however you may take as long as you wish to complete. There is no time limit at all.
What is included in the price of my course?
· Official course enclosed in A4 folder.
· Blank CD for storing coursework.
· Plain A4 paper.
· Pen and pencil.
· Freepost Envelopes.
· Unlimited email support (Monday to Friday)
This course comes enclosed in a study bag enabling you to transport your course anywhere you wish. Giving you total flexibility.
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students can email student support with any questions they may have from Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm.
How is my Coursework assessed?
You will be required to submit your assignments via email or alternatively you can use the freepost envelopes supplied in your study pack. (Freepost available to UK students only). Once received it will be assessed by student support and a report issued on your progress with any relevant comments. Three grades can be achieved PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION. All assignments can be re-submitted for re-grading if necessary.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment. Allowing us to closely monitor you as you progress. Therefore no examination is required
Do I require software to complete this course?
Yes! You will need Microsoft Office or Microsoft Access installed on your computer. We have courses relating to the following versions. Excel 97, 2000, 2002, XP and 2003. Make your purchase and once our accounts department receive your order they will contact you via email or telephone to establish what version you require. Please call on 0845 65 22 187 if you are unsure which version it is you have. We can supply Microsoft Access software if necessary at an additional cost. Contact us for the latest costings.
What is the potential for earnings with these skills?
Employees with good Access skills can expect to earn on average approx £6- £8 Per Hour.