In this course, you’ll learn how to write advanced queries and organize your database for maximum efficiency. If you’ve taken Microsoft Access Essentials or already understand the basics, this is the perfect course for you. At the end of this intermediate Microsoft Access class, you’ll be able to join tables, implement data validation techniques, and use advanced reporting functions.
Corporate training available
Students get a custom workbook with step-by-step instructions.
Modern computer classroom with a PC for each student to work on.
Small In-Person Classes
Get personalized attention in small groups with an expert instructor in the classroom.
Refresh the course materials within six months for free as long as there's space in the class.
What You'll Learn
- Design a Relational Database
- Join Tables to Retrieve Data
- Validate Data Entered
- Advanced Queries
- Efficiency & Performance
- Maintain Data Integrity
- Customize Reports
Full Course SyllabusDownload PDF Outline
Designing a Relational Database
- Relational Database Design
- Create a Table
- Create Table Relationships
- Create Query Joins
- Relate Data Within a Table
- Work with Subdatasheets
Using Data Validation
- Use Field Validation
- Use Form and Record Validation
Creating Advanced Queries
- Create Parameter Queries
- Summarize Data
- Create Subqueries
- Create Action Queries
- Create Unmatched and Duplicate Queries
Organizing a Database for Efficiency
- Data Normalization
- Create a Junction Table
- Improve Table Structure
Using Advanced Reporting Techniques
- Include Control Formatting in a Report
- Add a Calculated Field to a Report
- Add a Subreport to an Existing Report
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to bring a computer?
No. We provide a computer with the necessary software for each attendee. This course is available on Windows PC only.
Are discounts available for this course?
No. This course is not eligible for any discounts.
We offer discounts for packages of classes, including our Excel Bootcamp, SQL Bootcamp, Data Analytics, and PowerPoint Bootcamp.
We also provide discounts for ten or more classes purchased together. Please reach out for more information on our voucher programs.
Does this course come with a book?
Yes. This course includes a complimentary book or manual at no additional cost.
What if I need to retake this course? May I retake it for free?
Yes. You may retake this course for free once within six months, provided that the class is running with an available seat. For more information, visit our policies page.