Access 2003 Level 3

2 Day Course
Hands On
Code DAC03L3

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Your training in and use of Microsoft ® Office Access 2003 has provided you with a solid foundation in the basic and intermediate skills for working in Microsoft ® Office Access 2003. You're now ready to extend your knowledge into some of the more specialized and advanced capabilities.

You will create complex Access databases using forms, reports, and macros.

Target Audience

This course is designed for the student who wishes to learn intermediate and advanced operations of the Microsoft ® Office Access 2003 database program. The Level 3 course is for the individual whose job responsibilities include working with heavily related tables; creating advanced queries, forms, and reports; writing macros to automate common tasks; and performing general database maintenance. It is also designed as one in a series of courses for students pursuing the Microsoft ® Office Specialist Certification for Microsoft ® Office Access 2003, and it is a prerequisite to taking more advanced courses in Microsoft ® Office Access 2003.

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Structuring Existing Data (4 topics)

  • Import Data
  • Analyse Tables
  • Create a Junction Table
  • Improve Table Structure

Simplifying Tasks with Macros (3 topics)

  • Create a Macro
  • Attach a Macro to a Command Button
  • Restrict Records Using a Where Condition

Adding Interaction and Automation with Macros (3 topics)

  • Require Data Entry with a Macro
  • Display a Message Box with a Macro
  • Automate Data Entry

Making Forms More Effective (3 topics)

  • Change the Display of Data Conditionally
  • Display a Calendar on a Form
  • Organize Information with Tab Pages

Writing Advanced Queries (5 topics)

  • Create Unmatched and Duplicates Queries
  • Group and Summarize Records Using the Criteria Field
  • Summarize Data with a Crosstab Query
  • Create a PivotTable and a PivotChart
  • Display a Graphical Summary on a Form

Making Reports More Effective (4 topics)

  • Cancel Printing of a Blank Report
  • Include a Chart in a Report
  • Arrange Data in Columns
  • Create a Report Snapshot

Maintaining an Access Database (7 topics)

  • Link Tables to External Data Sources
  • Back Up a Database
  • Compact and Repair a Database
  • Protect a Database with a Password
  • Determine Object Dependency
  • Document a Database
  • Analyse the Performance of a Database


To ensure the successful completion of Microsoft ® Office Access 2003: Level 3, we recommend completion of the following Element K courses, or equivalent knowledge (familiarity with basic and intermediate features of Access tables, relationships, queries, forms, and reports) from another source: Microsoft ® Office Access 2003: Level 1; Microsoft ® Office Access 2003: Level 2

Additional Learning

The courses below may help you meet the knowledge level required to take this course. If you are unsure please ask a training advisor .

  • Access 2003 Level 1

    Learn the basic operations of the Microsoft Access Database program to perform day to day responsibilities with the Access 2003 Level 1 training course

    1 Day Course Hands On Training Course Code DAC03L1
    Scheduled Online Onsite
  • Access 2003 Level 2

    Design & create a new database, customise database components, share data with other applications with the Access 2003 Level 2 training course

    2 Day Course Hands On Training Course Code DAC03L2
    Scheduled Online Onsite

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