Microsoft Excel & Powerpoint (Basic)


Course Overview


At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Use Excel to pinpoint key information quicker and more easily.
  2. Apply Excel and its editing, data handling, functions and analysis features to provide more sharply-defined analysis and reports.
  3. Create visually engaging presentation slides through Powerpoint.
  4. Engage the audience with presentation skills that harness Powerpoint tools.



  1. Managing data with Excel features:
    • Row & column features, sort, filter, split, transpose and formulae
    • Drop-downs, format, quick analysis, templates, pivot table and field list
    • Charts, Sparklines and Slices to create an Excel Dashboard with buttons
  2. Handling data safely.
  3. Creating sophisticated presentation with Powerpoint tools:
    • Setup, templates, slides, layouts, text & tables, pictures & graphics, animation, transitions, adding animated GIFs or videos
    • Themes and editing slide master
  4. Creating presentation that is visually engaging and congruent to intended purpose.

SSF Tagging:

SSF : Apply computer software tools
Domain : Admin & Ops
Level : Intermediate

Please Note:

A minimum of 75% attendance will be required for you to complete the programme and receive your certificate.

Target Participants

All healthcare staff (operational level)

Course Details

Date/ Time

25 – 27 April 2022

8 – 9 September 2022

6 – 7 October 2022

Time: 9 AM to 5 PM


Ngee Ann Polytechnic

535 Clementi Road

Singapore 599489

Course Trainers

KWSH is delivering the course in partnership with Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Karen Tan

Senior Lecturer, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Ms Karen Tan is a senior lecturer with over 19 years of experience and is currently working in Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She holds a Master’s of Science from NUS (2017), a WSQ advanced certificate in training and assessment from STADA (2010), a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) from NTU (2000) and has been a WSQ Trainer with Ngee Ann Polytechnic since 2011. She has also been involved with course developing for WSQ bridging physics and is a trainer for WSQ compose technical report course. Prior to working in Ngee Ann, she worked as a freelance educator and Musik Box Director, as an education officer in MOE, a Sales & Manufacturing Engineer in Western Electronics, and a process engineer in Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific. Her area of specialization includes training and development (PET and CET), design thinking, presentation skills, report writing, management of technology and mathematical thinking.

Loh Wai Tuck

Senior Lecturer, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Mr Loh Wai Tuck is a senior lecturer with over 14 years of software development, application development and project management experience. He also contributed at least 15 years to the teaching of engineering mathematics and IT. He had previously provided regional support on technical consultancy of GIS solutions and has a broad exposure to both the technical and management aspects of software development life cycles. He is an experienced trainer of data analytics and is well-versed in various data visualisation toolkits. With many years of training experience and working with corporate clients, he is fully equipped with adult training and coaching skills.

Course Fees: $803.40 (excluding GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in eligible community care organisations.

Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).

Contact us:

(65) 6422-1300