Microsoft Access 2021


This course includes
Hands-On Labs
Instructor Led (Add-on)
AI Tutor (Add-on)

In the Microsoft Access 2021 course, you'll learn how to use Access 2021 to navigate within the Access application environment, create a simple database, customize Access configuration options, organize and manage data stored within Access tables, use queries to join, sort, and filter data from different tables, use forms to make it easier to view, access, and input data, and create and format custom reports. The Microsoft Access course and lab are intended for students who want to learn essential Access 2021 skills, such as creating and managing an Access 2021 database.


7+ Lessons | 35+ Exercises | 40+ Quizzes | 44+ Flashcards | 44+ Glossary of terms


10+ Pre Assessment Questions | 10+ Post Assessment Questions |

Hands-On Labs

25+ LiveLab | 45+ Video tutorials | 01:11+ Hours

Here's what you will learn

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Lessons 1: About This Course

  • Course Description

Lessons 2: Getting Started with Access 2021

  • Topic A: Launch Access and Open a Database
  • Topic B: Use Tables to Store Data 
  • Topic C: Use Queries to Combine, Find, Filter, and Sort Data
  • Topic D: Use Forms to View, Add, and Update Data
  • Topic E: Use Reports to Present Data 
  • Topic F: Get Help and Configure Options in Microsoft Access 

Lessons 3: Creating Tables

  • Topic A: Plan an Access Database
  • Topic B: Start a New Access Database
  • Topic C: Create a New Table
  • Topic D: Establish Table Relationships

Lessons 4: Creating Queries

  • Topic A: Create Basic Queries
  • Topic B: Perform Calculations in a Query
  • Topic C: Sort and Filter Data in a Query

Lessons 5: Creating Forms

  • Topic A: Start a New Form
  • Topic B: Enhance a Form

Lessons 6: Creating Reports

  • Topic A: Start a New Report
  • Topic B: Enhance Report Layout

Appendix A: Microsoft® Office Access® 2019 Common Keyboard Shortcuts

Hands-on LAB Activities

Getting Started with Access 2021

  • Revising and Entering Table Data
  • Preventing AutoCorrect Corrections
  • Using the Find and Replace Feature
  • Adding a Total Row to a Datasheet
  • Sorting and Filtering Records
  • Using Queries
  • Using Reports

Creating Tables

  • Creating a New Database
  • Creating a New Table
  • Preparing Keys for Table Relationships
  • Establishing Table Relationships

Creating Queries

  • Creating a Query Using the Query Wizard
  • Creating a Query Using Query Design
  • Performing Calculations in a Query
  • Sorting a Query and Reordering Fields
  • Filtering a Query Using a Comparison Operator
  • Filtering a Query Using Dates
  • Prompting a User for Query Parameters

Creating Forms

  • Creating a Form by Using the Form Wizard
  • Creating and Testing a Form Based on a Selected Table
  • Filtering and Sorting Data in a Form
  • Configuring a Form Lookup Field

Creating Reports

  • Creating a Simple Report
  • Using the Report Wizard
  • Enhancing a Report Layout