This course introduces the basic functionality of Microsoft Word and its ability to produce professional documents. You will acquire important techniques to create, edit and format your document content with ease. The course content has been designed to lead you through all the tasks you are most likely to perform in Microsoft Word.

Unit 1: Getting started

  1. Identifying the components of the Word interface
  2. Customising the quick access bar
  3. Creating a new Word document
  4. Opening and displaying a document in different views
  5. Saving a Word document
  6. Print preview and printing a document
  7. Accessing help in Word

Unit 2: Editing a document

  1. Selecting text in Word
  2. Cut, copy and paste
  3. Undo and redo commands
  4. Finding and replacing text

Unit 3: Formatting text and paragraphs

  1. Applying different font options to text
  2. Setting borders in a document
  3. Highlighting text
  4. Adding shading to a document
  5. Using format painter to format text
  6. Creating bulleted and numbered lists
  7. Applying styles
  8. Adjusting spacing options in a document
  9. Adjusting the paragraph alignment of text

Unit 4: Adding tables

  1. Inserting tables
  2. Formatting a table

Unit 5: Inserting graphic objects

  1. Inserting symbols and special characters
  2. Inserting graphics
  3. Unit 6: Controlling page appearance
  4. Adding a watermark and page colour to a document
  5. Adding headers and footers
  6. Controlling page layout

Unit 7: Proofing of a document

  1. Proofing a document
  2. Automatic field added capability

Duration: 1 Day

Delivery: Classroom/Online


5 Day Courses: Participants will receive a SpecCon Holdings certificate upon completion of all courses.

1 Day Courses: Participants will receive a SpecCon Holdings certificate upon completion of this course.