Take your data management to the next level! This course is for the intermediate and advanced database user. This course will show you how to utilize the full power of Microsoft Access. In this 3-day practical and project-oriented workshop series, you will learn how to use Microsoft Access to create and customize tables. You will have the opportunity to make your database more user-friendly with smart lists and other sophisticated controls. Learn how to start automating routine tasks with labor-saving macros. You will aslo receive tips and techniques for optimizing your database, including ways to build crosstab and summarize queries so you can access information quickly and easily as well as outer table joins that can make your queries more effective, and reports using conditional formatting to highlight key data points, and explore Visual Basic, a powerful programming language that allows you to automate simple and complex tasks. Finally, you will put the finishing touches on your database as you build a navigation form to make it easy for your users to find what they need.