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About Microsoft Publisher training
Microsoft Publisher brings together a host of tools which enable you to efficiently build and customise your own marketing materials, and tailor them to your company's specific needs.
Are you making the most of your creativity with Microsoft Publisher?
With Microsoft Publisher you can produce your own newsletters, flyers, brochures and even simple web pages - without incurring the expense of a professional designer.
Related CoursesYou will find related training courses in our Microsoft Software section.
Feedback from delegates on our Microsoft Publisher coursesAverage Review 4.5/5 based on 20 reviews.
"Thanks for an excellent course Debbie was an excellent trainer" Abimbola Johnson Jan 30 2015
"I found the trainer Liz, to be very helpful, friendly and knowledgeable. " Ginny Butterworth Dec 2 2014
"Excellent as ever" Erica Mathys Nov 28 2014
"Jamie was a great trainer and enabled us all to work at our own speed." Laura Jones Nov 28 2014
"Overall, the course was really useful and beneficial and I am looking forward to drafting out and revamping my first publication using publisher" Ali Allan Nov 21 2014
"the instructor was knowledgible and helpful throughout the day." Siobhan McDermid Apr 25 2014
"I enjoyed the course and learnt many useful ways of working with Publisher. The trainer, Steve, was very professional and excellent at engaging all the delegates to the intricacies of Publisher." Julie Archer Apr 25 2014
"Good facilities, Good location, Good lunch/refreshments, Very knowledgeable tutor" Teresa Taylor Apr 11 2014
"Enjoyed the training session which was well delivered." Elain Jeffreys Apr 8 2014
"Very good trainer." Kim Goulds Apr 8 2014
"It was really useful and the trainer was great." Coleen Fraser Mar 28 2014
"I felt it was a very informative and helpful training session set in a relaxed environment." Helen Turner Feb 5 2014
"Thanks to my trainer for all her helpful input. I feel much more confident in using Publisher now." Avril Coleman Jan 27 2014
"I didn't know whether the course was really going to be relevant to me, but already I have lots of ideas that I had been trying to do in Word that didn't really work and had no idea, that Publisher was able to do so much." Sharon Bateman Jan 6 2014
"I would recommend this course and the trainer as both where excellent " Dave Vango Oct 24 2013
"Very good course, thank you." Claire Blakeley Aug 23 2013
"The trainer was excellent!!! He made the training enjoyable and was able to answer all of our questions. " Cara Afzal Aug 23 2013
"I found the course extremely helpful and I thought the trainer was very good, approachable, flexible and helpful." Tracy Coultrup Jul 26 2013
"Very well presented and geared to my personal requirements" Stephanie Baines Jun 21 2013
"The Tutor was great, she tailored the course to my needs and it was fantastic to have 1-2-1 training." Julie Catlow Feb 8 2013
Versions coveredThis course covers Microsoft Publisher 2010 and 2013.
TIP: If your screen has the modern top ribbon interface, rather than the old drop-down menus that featured in earlier versions of the software, this is the course you need.
Getting Started with Publisher 2010
• Identify the Components of the Publisher Interface • Customize the Publisher Interface • Create a Basic Publication • Add Content to a Publication
Modifying the Layout and Structure of a Publication
• Import Text into a Publication • Organize Text Boxes and Picture Placeholders in a Layout • Control the Display of Content in Text Boxes • Insert Common Layout Elements • Use Building Blocks
Formatting Text in a Publication
• Format Text • Format Paragraphs • Apply Paragraph Styles • Apply Schemes
Editing Content in a Publication
• Edit Text in a Publication • Present Content in Tables • Review Text in a Publication • Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Formatting Graphics in a Publication
• Customize the Appearance of Pictures • Add Graphical Objects to a Publication
Preparing a Publication for Distribution
• Check the Design of a Publication • Save a Publication for Distribution • Preview and Print a Publication • Send a Publication by Email
Versions coveredThis course covers Microsoft Publisher 2007.
TIP: If your screen has drop-down menus, rather than the top ribbon interface which replaced them in later versions of the software, this is the course you need.
Creating a Basic Publication
• Explore the Microsoft Office Publisher 2007 Environment • Create a Publication from a Publication Design • Add Design Object Placeholders • Add Content to a Publication • Save a Publication • Create Business Information Data
Modifying a Publication's Layout and Structure
• Insert Text in a File • Organize Text Boxes and Picture Frames in the Layout • Connect Text Boxes • Divide Text Boxes into Columns • Organize Pages in the Publication • Insert Common Layout Elements
Editing Content in a Publication
• Edit Text in a Publication • Research Information • Find and Replace Text • Spell Check the Publication • Save Reusable Content
Formatting a Publication
• Format Text • Apply Schemes • Insert Symbols • Format Paragraphs • Create Paragraph Styles • Format Text Boxes
Formatting Pictures in a Publication
• Format Picture Frames • Customize Picture Appearance • Insert WordArt • Insert a Design Gallery Object
Preparing a Publication for Distribution
• Check the Design of a Publication • Manage Pictures in a Publication • Save a Publication for Distribution • Preview and Print a Publication • Compose a Publication for Email • Create a Website • Publish a Web Page
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Publisher 2010 & 2013
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Course Summaries for Publisher Training Courses
Publisher Introduction (2010 & 2013)
This intensive, hands-on one-day training course has been designed to give a solid understanding of Publisher's large collection of templates and required basic skills, to set delegates on the path towards creating professional publications with ease.
Delegates who attend should be: The course is intended for people with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word who need to learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2010 or 2013 to create, layout, and edit publications. Note: Delegates should be familiar with using a PC in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on their computers.
Publisher Introduction (2007)
This one day training course has been designed to teach delegates the basics of using Microsoft Publisher 2007 to create newsletters, brochures, business cards, postcards and flyers for print, email, and the web. Delegates will look at how to create a publication from scratch or use one of the many business and personal designs available in Publisher.
Delegates who attend should be: People with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word who need to learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2007 to create, lay out, and edit publications.
Quality Assured Training
We can provide training courses for Microsoft Publisher at any of our sixteen centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices if you have groups of staff, this is a particularly convenient, flexible and cost effective option.
We have been training since 1995 and have continually developed our philosophy of high quality, flexible and cost effective provision of training courses for Microsoft Publisher. This means you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give all you need with courses for Microsoft Publisher.
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