Presentation Style: Tutor-led Classroom
Duration: 1 Day
Course Time: 09:30 - 16:30hrs
Course Location: Northampton
Cost: Public Courses: £175 + VAT per delegate, £150 each + VAT for two delegates on the same day (call for group discounts)
Closed Courses: please enquire


What will you learn on this Microsoft Word course?

By the end of this course delegates will have gained, in a practical business based context, a greatly enhanced skill level in the following “quick win” topics below thereby enabling them to use Microsoft Word far more effectively in their day to day role. All examples they work on during the course will be sent to them afterwards for long term reference.

Course Content

Module One

How to use and customise the Quick Access Toolbar, key keyboard shortcuts, and fast navigation and selection techniques, using Word Screenshot, dynamic linking and Linked Notes.

Module Two

How to share a document, using Autotext to create lines, using find and replace with special characters, the effect of using a soft return when bulleting, swapping the position of paragraphs.

Module Three

Using, creating and modifying styles, using different headers and footers including page numbering.

Module Four

Using Outlook and Excel in a mail merge to create documents, labels and envelopes.

Module Five

Inserting and duplicating shapes, lines and textboxes to quickly create a workflow / process flow diagrams.

Module Six

Building and using tables, including quick inserting rows/ columns, borders and shading, merging/splitting cells, convert text to a table, using tables instead of tabs.

Module Seven

Why and how to change margins, page breaks, formatting page borders, creating a business watermark.

Module Eight

Using templates for primary business documents, using / creating forms and fields, protection of documents.

Module Nine

When and how to effectively use track changes when revising documents, comparing documents.

Who should take this course?

This practical based course is designed for delegates with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and who are interested in significantly improving their Word skills in a business context so they can use the key business application in their role far more effectively and efficiently.

Additional Information

  • Buffet lunch included and free parking (only for courses held at Paradise Training Centre)
  • Joining instructions will be sent prior to attending the course