Python for Excel Training Course

Course Code



14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)


  • Python programming experience
  • Basic experience or familiarity with Excel


Python is a high-level programming language famous for its clear syntax and code readability. Excel is a spreadsheet application developed by Microsoft which is widely used in many industries. Adding Python to Excel makes it a powerful tool for data analytics.

In this instructor-led, live training, participants will learn how to combine the capabilities of Python and Excel.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Install and configure packages for integrating Python and Excel
  • Read, write, and manipulate Excel files using Python
  • Call Python functions from Excel


  • Developers
  • Programmers

Format of the course

  • Part lecture, part discussion, exercises and heavy hands-on practice


  • To request a customized training for this course, please contact us to arrange.

Course Outline


Overview of Python Packages for Excel

  • pandas
  • openpyxl
  • xlsxwriter
  • xlrd
  • xlwt
  • xlutils
  • pyexcel

Installing the Python Packages for Excel

Preparing Your Spreadsheet and Data

  • Performing Quality Check
  • Best Practices for Spreadsheet Data

Preparing Your Workspace

Importing Your Excel Files and Loading Your Data Using pandas

Writing Data, Formatting Information, and Modifying Charts in Excel

  • Using openpyxl
  • Using xlsxwriter
  • Using xlwt
  • Using pyexcel

Reading and Formatting Data from Older Excel Files

  • Using openpyxl
  • Using xlrd
  • Using pyexcel

Implementing Final Check of Your Data

Calling Python Functions from Excel

Create User Defined Functions with Python and Excel


Summary and Conclusion



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Private Classroom

From CA$7,430

Private Remote

From CA$4,730 (83)

Public Classroom

Location Date Course Price [Remote/Classroom]
Edmonton - First Edmonton Place2018-12-31 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,580
Halifax - Purdy's Wharf2019-01-01 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,620
Calgary - Macleod Place II2019-01-01 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,590
London - London City Centre2019-01-01 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,550
Calgary - Sun Life2019-01-03 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,590
Vancouver - Park Place2019-01-03 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,560
Montreal - University Street2019-01-08 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,660
Toronto - West Toronto - Etobicoke2019-01-08 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,490
Burnaby Centre2019-01-09 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,500
Toronto - Toronto Street2019-01-10 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,620
NS, Halifax - Hampton Inn2019-01-14 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,730
Ottawa – Albert & Metcalfe2019-01-22 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,550
Ottawa - 343 Preston2019-01-24 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,650
Victoria - The Atrium2019-01-28 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,370
Vancouver - Pacific Centre2019-01-30 09:30:00CA$4,730 / CA$6,560
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OCEB 2 Certified Expert in BPM - Business Advanced Exam PreparationCalgary - Sun LifeFri, Feb 15 2019, 9:30 amCA$2,025 / CA$3,705
Go for Systems ProgrammingCalgary - Macleod Place IIMon, May 6 2019, 9:30 amCA$10,346 / CA$12,746

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