Access 2003 online training courses
Total Courses: 7    Estimated Training Time: 22 Hour(s)


1 Year Unlimited access to all 7 courses listed below, includes over 22 hours of online courseware.

The Access 2003 series of courses starts off with an overview of both database concepts in general and Access in particular. Learners then find out how to design, build, and use Access tables. Further topics include using queries, find, filter, and sort to unearth answers from data. Learners finally move on to the Access report system and delve into wizards, timesaving tips, and even a bit of programming.

Current Price: $29.95 | List Price: $99.95

This Access 2003 online training series provides 22 hours of self-paced courseware. This web-based training provides 1 year of unlimited access to all of the following lessons:

  1. Introduction to Access
  2. Designing and Building Tables
  3. Enhanced Tables and Datasheets
  4. Searches and Queries
  5. Advanced Queries and Calculations
  6. Access Report System
  7. The Internet, Forms, and the Analyzer

Lesson Detail:

  • Access 2003: Introduction to Access
    This course provides an overview of the Access 2003 Interface, toolbars and menus. It also covers how to open, close, save, backup, and request help.

    • Opening an existing database
    • Using the database window
    • Modifying and reporting results
    • Saving, closing and backing up the database
    • Understanding the interface
    • Using the toolbar and menus
    • Accessing help

  • Access 2003: Designing and Building Tables
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to design and build tables and an index. It also covers working with fields, primary keys, and records.

    • Understanding database terminology
    • Working with fields
    • Differentiating flat files and relational databases
    • Building a database
    • Creating tables
    • Organizing with a primary key
    • Building table relationships
    • Creating an index
    • Opening databases and tables
    • Adding, modifying, and deleting records

  • Access 2003: Enhanced Tables and Datasheets
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to format tables and use masks and validations. It also covers working with columns and rows, changing fonts, using table fields and field names.

    • Formatting tables
    • Using input masks
    • Creating validations
    • Navigating the datasheet
    • Modifying columns and rows
    • Organizing columns and rows
    • Changing fonts and the look of the datasheet
    • Adding and removing table fields
    • Changing field names

  • Access 2003: Searches and Queries
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to build simple, select and multiple-table queries using wizards or by hand. It also covers filtering records.

    • Using the find command
    • Sorting the database
    • Filtering records
    • Defining queries
    • Building a simple query
    • Using the select query
    • Using the simple query wizard
    • Setting up multiple-table queries
    • Using the wizard for multiple-table queries
    • Building a multiple-table query by hand

  • Access 2003: Advanced Queries and Calculations
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to construct calculations and use Boolean operators (AND/OR) to build advanced queries. It also covers how to use the Total Row and Expression Builder, and to modify data.

    • Using the AND operator
    • Using the OR operator
    • Defining the total row
    • Using total row options
    • Developing simple calculations
    • Performing complex calculations
    • Using the expression builder
    • Replacing data
    • Deleting data
    • Updating data

  • Access 2003: Access Report System
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to view, organize, and customize reports. It also covers the use of AutoReport, and the Label, Chart, and Report wizards.

    • Using AutoReport
    • Viewing the report in print preview mode
    • Customizing the report with page layout
    • Printing labels with the label wizard
    • Adding charts with the chart wizard
    • Using the report wizard
    • Moving to design view
    • Working with the formatting toolbar
    • Viewing and modifying the report
    • Organizing reports with headers and footers
    • Grouping records
    • Fine-tuning the report layout
    • Controlling headers and footers

  • Access 2003: The Internet, Forms, and the Analyzer
    This course shows learners how to use Access 2003 to build hyperlinks and publish data to the Web. It also covers building forms, importing and exporting data, and using database analysis tools.

    • Building hyperlinks
    • Publishing data on the internet
    • Defining forms
    • Building forms using the form wizard
    • Building forms using the AutoForm wizard
    • Enhancing forms
    • Importing and exporting data
    • Using the table analyzer
    • Ten tips for maximizing a database


Access 2003


This series is for anyone who wants to get the most out of using Access 2003.


  • Flash and audio provide animated, interactive Lesson Introductions, Activities, and Simulations.
  • Audio accompanies each lesson page throughout the course.
  • Show Me Hows allow learners to access instructional demonstrations from all courses in the series.
  • Simulations teach learners to perform specific tasks in applications through guided, multi-step exercises.
  • Activities allow learners to apply course concepts in an interactive questioning environment.
  • Exercises allow learners to practice in the actual application being studied.
  • A Course Topics list contains active hyperlinks, permitting quick access to specific topics.
  • Find-A-Word allows learners to look up an unfamiliar term in the Glossary, on the Web, or in a dictionary. In addition, it lets them find other occurrences of the term in the same course.
  • Search text enables learners to rapidly search all text within a course to easily retrieve information required.
  • Courses challenge the learner with a variety of question formats, including multi-step simulations, true/false, multiple choice, and fill-in-the-blank.
  • A skill assessment generates a customized learning path based on the results of a pre-test.
  • A glossary provides a reference for definitions of unfamiliar terms.
  • Bookmarking tracks the learner's progress in a course.

Technical Requirements

  • Internet connection
  • Browser: Internet Explorer, FireFox, Chrome, Safari, Opera or any standards compliant browser.
  • Authorware and Macromedia Flash player recommended but not required.
  • JavaScript must be enabled.

What You Get

You will receive Unlimited Access to all of the Access 2003 training tutorials listed above. Your online training courses will be available from anywhere you have internet access.This e-learning series includes all of the online training tutorials listed and is provided in an interactive, self-paced format. Retake any or all of our computer training as often as you want. Our online tutorials allow you to learn anywhere, anytime from any computer with internet access. All courses allow for 1 year unlimited access (1 user), include a variety of features and qualify for Continuing Education Unit credit.

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