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Microsoft Word : Introduction

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One Day Course

Classroom Based


This course is ideal for complete novices, those who have basic knowledge of Word or are self-taught. The course will provide you with the skills you need to work quickly and produce beautifully formatted documents.

This course is often used to benchmark MS Word skills and ensure a level of understanding for new starts at companies.

Delegates will leave feeling confident about creating professional documents with the software and be able to navigate the interface intuitively and productively.

Delegates attending the public scheduled course may choose to use either MS Office 2013 on PC or 2016 on either Mac or PC.

There is a maximum class size of eight on our MS Office public courses.

What are the five things you will get out of this course?
• Create Documents from Scratch
• Format text & bullet points
• Learn Shortcuts & tips to help you work efficiently
• Create Headers & Footers, add Page numbering
• Adjust Page Layout and Print Documents

You need no previous experience to attend this course.

Private Courses

One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.

From £499 + VAT per day

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Course Outline

  • Getting to Grips with the Basics
    • Tips and tricks to work faster
    • Using The Backstage View
    • Understanding the Ribbon
    • Using the Quick Access toolbar
    • Creating a new document
    • Entering text
    • Deleting, moving and copying text
    • Saving your document with a filename
    • Using the Save As feature to save your document in another format
    • Opening a saved document
    • Mouse and keyboard shortcuts
    • Selecting text
    • Moving around

    Making Your Documents Look Professional
    • Bullet lists
    • Adding images
    • Formatting images
    • Cutting, copying and pasting text
    • Using the Find and Replace text option
    • Applying advanced text effects
    • Formatting characters - font, size, colour, bold etc.
    • Setting Tabs including decimal tabs
    • Formatting paragraphs using your toolbar and ruler
    • Adjusting paragraph indents, spacing and alignment
  • Presenting Your Data Beautifully
    • Creating a table
    • Modifying an existing table
    • Entering text in your table cells
    • Formatting text in your table
    • Adding design elements to your table
    • Merging and splitting cells

    Changing Your Page Layout to Fit Your Content
    • Adjusting page margins
    • Inserting page numbers
    • Adding Headers and Footers
    • Working with page breaks
    • Adding a Cover Page

    Printing Documents
    • Selecting your printer
    • Choosing the right print options
    • Fitting your document on a page
    • Using Print Preview
    • Sending your document by email
    • Saving your document as a PDF file
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We know training inside out. We can advise you on all the options to make sure you get the best possible course.

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Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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