Please see Application Procedure for details.

Excel for the Screen Sector

Tutors: Carmel Murray – GenBase Solutions

Date: Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Duration: 1 day (9.30 to 16:30)

Venue: Online

Cost: €30

Course Profile:

*Please note: this course is available on three different dates. Please apply for the date that best suits you. 

These courses, funded in partnership with Screen Skillnet, will aid the user to get a better understanding of the capabilities of excel. It is a practical hands-on course.

Course content

  • Review of basic formulas
  • Copying formulas
  • Format Painter
  • Conditional formatting
  • Charts
  • Fixing cells
  • Basic If statements
  • Average/Max/Min/Sum
  • Multiple sheets
  • Multiple Files
  • Database feature- Filtering, Subtotalling, Basic  Pivot Tables
  • Validation

Participant Profile:

These courses are aimed at crew working in the live-action Film & TV industry. Participants will have a basic knowledge of excel and some hands-on experience.  Access to a computer/laptop, with excel pre-loaded, with a camera, microphone/speakers and good broadband will be required.

Each course is limited to 8 participants.

Screen Skills Ireland courses are open to all regardless of gender, race, religion, sexual orientation or disability.

Application Procedure:

Please apply online at by 12noon on Friday 12th March 2021.

For further information, please email

For technical difficulties with the online system please email

It is important to make sure your CV is up to date as selection for the course is based on assessment of CVs.

Please see Application Procedure for details.