Presentation Style: Tutor-led Classroom
Duration: 1 Day
Course Time: 09:30 - 16:30hrs
Course Location: Northampton
Cost: Public Courses: £225 + VAT per delegate, £200 each + VAT for two delegates on the same day (call for group discounts)
Closed Courses: please enquire
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What will you learn on this Microsoft Word training 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. All examples used during the course will be emailed for long term reference.

Course Content

Module One – Essential Skills

Customising; the Quick Access Toolbar/Tabs/Ribbons, keyboard shortcuts, fast navigation/selection techniques, Screen Clipping, Creating/Inserting Building Block Items.

Module Two – Smart Ways of Using Find and Replace

Find and Replace Options Using; Font Formatting, Paragraph Formatting, Paragraph Marks, Page Breaks, Search Options.

Module Three – Specialised Graphical Objects

Creating/Formatting an Organisation Chart, SmartArt Options, Workflow/Process flow diagrams Editing Shapes/Connectors.

Module Four – Getting More from Tables

Table Properties, Alignment Options, Controlling Cell Size, Sorting, Converting Text to a Table/Table to Text, the Tab cheat.

Module Five –Professional Documents and Reports

Working with Styles, Creating a Table of Contents, using section breaks with multiple headers/footers.

Module Six – Controlling Tracking and Comments

Tracking Changes, Lock Tracking, Accepting or Rejecting Changes, Comments, Showing or Hiding Comments.

Module Seven –Mail Merging Master Session

Ask Fields and Bookmarks, Inserting Ask Fields, Inserting If…Then…Else… Fields, Using Merge Criteria in a Mail Merge.

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 this 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