Training Course on Microsoft Access
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Training Course on Microsoft Access

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The Microsoft Access Training course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the Microsoft Access database management system. This course will cover the fundamentals of creating and managing databases, designing tables and queries, and building forms and reports. Participants will learn how to effectively use Microsoft Access to organize, analyze, and present data in a user-friendly and efficient manner.

Course Objectives:

  • Gain a solid understanding of the Microsoft Access database management system.
  • Learn to design and create databases using Microsoft Access.
  • Develop skills in creating tables, queries, forms, and reports.
  • Understand how to import and export data between different file formats.
  • Learn advanced techniques for data manipulation and analysis.
  • Discover best practices for database optimization and performance.
  • Develop the ability to create user-friendly interfaces for data entry and retrieval.
  • Acquire skills in creating relationships between database tables.
  • Learn to design and implement data validation rules and constraints.
  • Gain proficiency in creating complex queries using SQL.

Organization Benefits:

  • Improved data management: Participants will learn how to effectively organize and manage data using Microsoft Access, leading to improved data integrity and accuracy.
  • Enhanced reporting capabilities: Participants will acquire skills in creating professional-looking reports, allowing organizations to present data in a visually appealing and meaningful way.
  • Streamlined processes: By automating tasks and creating user-friendly forms, organizations can streamline their data entry and retrieval processes, leading to increased efficiency and productivity.
  • Better decision-making: Access to accurate and organized data enables organizations to make informed decisions based on reliable information.
  • Cost savings: By utilizing Microsoft Access, organizations can reduce their reliance on expensive database management systems and software, leading to cost savings.


5 days

Course Outline (Modules):

  1. Introduction to Microsoft Access
    • Overview of database concepts
    • Introduction to Microsoft Access interface
    • Creating a new database
  2. Creating Tables
    • Designing table structures
    • Setting field properties
    • Creating relationships between tables
  3. Working with Forms
    • Designing and customizing forms
    • Adding controls and validation rules
    • Creating navigation forms
  4. Building Queries
    • Creating queries using the query wizard
    • Designing queries with criteria and calculations
    • Joining tables in queries
  5. Designing Reports
    • Creating basic reports
    • Adding grouping and sorting
    • Formatting and customizing reports
  6. Importing and Exporting Data
    • Importing data from external sources
    • Exporting data to different file formats
    • Linking to external data sources
  7. Advanced Query Techniques
    • Creating parameter queries
    • Using aggregate functions and expressions
    • Creating calculated fields
  8. Database Relationships
    • Understanding table relationships
    • Creating and managing relationships
    • Enforcing referential integrity
  9. Data Validation and Constraints
    • Implementing data validation rules
    • Defining field and table constraints
    • Creating input masks and validation rules
  10. Advanced Form Design
    • Using subforms and tabs
    • Creating switchboard forms
    • Adding custom navigation features
  11. Advanced Report Design
    • Adding calculated fields and expressions
    • Creating subreports and drill-down reports
    • Applying advanced formatting techniques
  12. Macros and Automation
    • Creating and running macros
    • Automating tasks with macros
    • Adding buttons and navigation controls
  13. Data Analysis with SQL
    • Introduction to Structured Query Language (SQL)
    • Writing SQL queries in Access
    • Advanced SQL techniques for data analysis
  14. Database Optimization and Performance
    • Indexing tables for improved performance
    • Compact and repair databases
    • Analyzing query performance
  15. Security and Access Control
    • Managing user accounts and permissions
    • Setting up database security
    • Encrypting databases for data protection
  16. Integration with Other Office Applications
    • Importing and exporting data to Excel
    • Integrating Access with Word and PowerPoint
    • Creating mail merge operations
  17. Customizing Access with VBA
    • Introduction to Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
    • Automating tasks with VBA code
    • Creating custom functions and procedures
  18. Database Maintenance and Backup
    • Backing up and restoring databases
    • Compact and repair procedures
    • Managing database backups
  19. Troubleshooting and Error Handling
    • Identifying and resolving common issues
    • Error handling techniques
    • Debugging and fixing errors
  20. Final Project and Review
    • Applying the learned skills to a real-world project
    • Reviewing and reinforcing key concepts

General Notes

    • All our courses can be Tailor-made to participants' needs
    • The participant must be conversant in English
    • Presentations are well-guided, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and group work. Our facilitators are experts with more than 10 years of experience.
    • Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with a Foscore development center certificate (FDC-K)
    • Training will be done at the Foscore development center (FDC-K) centers. We also offer inhouse and online training on the client schedule
    • Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.
    • The course fee for onsite training includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a Certificate of successful completion of Training. Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance, and other personal expenses.
    • Accommodation, pickup, freight booking, and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices.
    • Tablet and Laptops are provided to participants on request as an add-on cost to the training fee.
    • One-year free Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.
    • Register as a group of more than two and enjoy a discount of (10% to 50%)
    • Payment should be done before commence of the training or as agreed by the parties, to the FOSCORE DEVELOPMENT CENTER account, so as to enable us to prepare better for you.
    • For any inquiries reach us at or +254712260031





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