# Trying to Return an Attendance Date Field For Students From A Completed Course List

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Would anyone be able to help complete this formula?

=IFERROR(INDEX({Attendance Date Range}, MATCH([Learner Email]@row, {Learner Email Range}, HAS({Course Completed Range 1}, "Fundamentals of Epi", 0))), " ")

returns blank , but should have a date completed

=IFERROR(INDEX({Attendance Date Range}, MATCH([Learner Email]@row, {Learner Email Range}, 0)), " ")

returns a date for the student, but there is no specific course identified as criteria in the formula

*the course competed list is a dropdown list

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Hey @benlight

An Index/Collect combination is used when more than one criteria is needed to obtain the required response.

=IFERROR(INDEX(COLLECT({Attendance Date Range},{Learner Email Range},[Learner Email]@row,Course Completed Range 1}, HAS(@cell, "Fundamentals of Epi")),1),"")

You mentioned that the course is a dropdown list. Is it a multi-select dropdown list - meaning you can have more than one selection in a single cell? Or a regular drop down list? The HAS function is only required with a multi-select dropdown list. Otherwise the formula becomes

=IFERROR(INDEX(COLLECT({Attendance Date Range},{Learner Email Range},[Learner Email]@row,Course Completed Range 1},"Fundamentals of Epi"),1),"")

Will either of these work for you?

Kelly

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Hey @benlight

An Index/Collect combination is used when more than one criteria is needed to obtain the required response.

=IFERROR(INDEX(COLLECT({Attendance Date Range},{Learner Email Range},[Learner Email]@row,Course Completed Range 1}, HAS(@cell, "Fundamentals of Epi")),1),"")

You mentioned that the course is a dropdown list. Is it a multi-select dropdown list - meaning you can have more than one selection in a single cell? Or a regular drop down list? The HAS function is only required with a multi-select dropdown list. Otherwise the formula becomes

=IFERROR(INDEX(COLLECT({Attendance Date Range},{Learner Email Range},[Learner Email]@row,Course Completed Range 1},"Fundamentals of Epi"),1),"")

Will either of these work for you?

Kelly

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Hi, Kelly

Thank you! The formula worked. Yes, it was a multi-select dropdown list. It completed a training tracker that gave every student a completion date and credit for a course immediately after completion.

Kindest regards,

Brandia

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