Become a Word power user. Suitable for all Word users or anyone new to the application. You will learn the foundations of Word.


Suitable for All Levels

113 Lessons : 5 Hours

Certification Awarded

1 Year access

Bite-size videos show you how to use Word

See some examples below of lessons that will help you Learn Microsoft Word

Word Skills Online
Navigate Word
Work with Pictures
Format Paragraphs
Use Header
Apply Styles
Mail Merge
Insert Tables
Check Spelling

Become awesome at Word

What’s included

Module 1 : Word Essentials

In this first Word module you’ll learn the essentials of navigating Word; Opening The Word Application; Opening A New Word Document; Tour Of The Word Screen; Saving And Closing A Word Document; Difference Between Save And Save As; Opening An Existing Document; Customising The Quick Access Toolbar; and Exiting The Word Application. Then you progress to; Working with Cell Content; Inserting Text; Highlighting Text; Deleting Text; Cut, Copy And Paste Options; Formatting Text; Text Alignment; Line  And Paragraph Spacing; Indents; Basic Bullets And Numbering; Find And Replace Options; Basic Styles.

19 Lessons : 1 Quiz :  25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 2 : Viewing and Saving a Word Document

The second module covers everything you need to know about viewing and saving, including; Window Options; Different Views Available In Word; Showing Ruler And Gridlines; Viewing Multiple Pages At Once; Saving a Word Document; Saving as a PDF; Opening a PDF in Word; Saving as a Template; Tell Me Option; Spelling And Grammar Options; Thesaurus; and Word Count.

11 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 3 : Objects within a Word Document

Sometimes in Word you’ll want to know how to insert objects. This module covers; Working with Pictures; Inserting & Deleting A Picture; Resizing A Picture; Wrap Text Options; Formatting Options; Inserting a Picture As A Link; Inserting Shapes; Inserting A Comment; Inserting A Hyperlink; Inserting A Text Box; Inserting Word Art.

10 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 4 : Design Options and Page Settings

This module shows you how to make your document look good and easy to work with. It includes; Applying A Theme; Changing The Themes Colours And Fonts; Inserting A Watermark; Changing The Page Colour; Applying Page Borders; Margin Settings; Orientation Settings; Paper Size; Inserting Page Breaks; Using Hyphenation; Basic Headers And Footers; Print Preview And Print Options; Column Breaks; Section Breaks; and Section Headers and Footers.

15 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 5 : Advanced Formats

Once you’ve grasped the basics of formatting, there’s loads more you can do. This module covers; Advanced formatting options for Text; Advanced Paste options; Outline Lists for Bullets and Numbers; Line and page break Options; Using the Format Painter; Inserting Smart Art; Inserting Charts; Wikipedia and other store apps; Inserting online videos; Using Quick Parts; Inserting Date and time options; and Inserting Symbols.

12 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 6 : Styles and References

You can use the Styles within Word to give your document the professional edge. These lessons cover; Different types of Styles; Create a style; Apply a style; Modify an existing style; The Style panel options; Using Cover Pages; Using References; Inserting a Table of Contents; Modifying and Updating a Table of Contents; Inserting Footnotes and Endnotes; Creating Citations; Inserting a Bibliography; Manage Citation sources between documents; Captions and Table of Figures; Index entries and cross references; Inserting an index; and Inserting a table of authorities.

16 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 7 : Mail Merge

With mail merge you can write and send one standard letter to a large number of people without manually adding each name and addresses. This module covers; Basic Mail Merge; Create A Letter; Create A Mailing List; Merge The Letter And The Mailing List; Saving The Files; Creating Envelopes and Labels; Mail merge advanced options; Turning on Track changes; Accepting and Rejecting changes; Comparing Word documents; Protecting a document; and Inking within a document.

11 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Module 8 : Forms & Macros

Forms and Macros enable you to save time by automating repetitive tasks. This section show you;

How to Insert form fields;

How to Restrict editing;

How to Record and Store a Macro;

Running a Macro;

Assigning Macro to an icon;

Editing a Macro.

6 Lessons : 1 Quiz : 25 Points towards your Microsoft Office Skills Score

Learn Microsoft Word

Skills you'll have

Produce professional documents
Perform a mail-merge
Format and layout any document
Customise word and automate repetitive tasks
Work with graphic and clipart objects

You'll know how to

Add watermarks and use the graphics toolbar
Create interactive documents
Add SmartArt diagrams to documents
Create letters, memos and reports
Review and finalize documents

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