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Multiply – Spreadsheet Skills for Budgeting

Level 1
Kingsway Centre
Three weeks


Multiply is here! Gower College Swansea is proud to be offering completely free adult numeracy courses that are relevant to everyday life, and nothing like the old maths lectures that you remember!

Spreadsheet Skills for Budgeting is a short course that will help you develop the skills to set up a simple spreadsheet in Microsoft Excel, using formatting and basic formulas to organise and display data.

Topics include:

  • Creating a spreadsheet
  • Display and manipulate data
  • Use graphs to visualise data
  • Creating a spreadsheet to manage a personal budget

The Multiply Project is fully funded by the UK Government through the Shared Prosperity Fund.

Key information

This course will require the learner to know the very basics of using a computer – turning it on and off, logging in, using a mouse and keyboard, and opening and closing programs.

Eligibility for Multiply-funded courses is as follows:
•    Aged 19-or over
•    Living or working in Swansea.

Evidence of eligibility must be brought to the first lesson of your course. A list of accepted forms of evidence can be found here.

The course will be delivered in 3-hour sessions over 4 weeks at the Kingsway Centre.

There is no formal assessment for this course, evidence of learning achieved will be collected.

Join another short Multiply course or take the plunge and sign up for our Level 1/2 Essential Skills Wales - Application of Number courses and gain a numeracy qualification that employers are looking for.

Spreadsheet Skills for Budgeting
Course code: VA272 PKA5
Kingsway Centre
3 weeks
2pm - 5pm
Level 1