Access Level 1 - Introduction

Access 2007 training
Course Code: 
1 Day
Most organisations maintain and manage large amounts of information. One of the most efficient and powerful ways of managing data is by using relational databases. Information can be stored, linked, and managed using a single relational database application and its associated tools. In this course, you will examine the basic database concepts, and create and modify databases and their various objects using the Microsoft Office Access 2007 relational database application.
A good familiarization with Windows
Course Content: 

Delegates will learn how to:
Create and modify new databases and their various objects.

Exploring the Microsoft Office Access 2007 Environment
Examine Database Concepts
Explore the User Interface
Use an Existing Access Database
Customize the Access Environment
Obtain Help

Designing a Database
Describe the Relational Database Design Process
Define Database Purpose
Review Existing Data
Determine Fields
Group Fields into Tables
Normalize Data
Designate Primary and Foreign Keys
Determine Table Relationships

Building a Database
Create a New Database
Create a Table
Manage Tables
Create a Table Relationship
Save a Database as a Previous Version

Managing Data in a Table
Modify Table Data
Sort Records
Work with Subdatasheets

Querying a Database
Filter Records
Create a Query
Add Criteria to a Query
Add a Calculated Field to a Query
Perform Calculations on a Record Grouping

Designing Forms
View an Access Report
Create a Report
Add a Custom Calculated Field to a Report
Format the Controls in a Report
Apply an AutoFormat Style to a Report