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Microsoft Word Intermediate

A 1-Day Training Course

Course Content

Course Aims

This intensive, hands-on one-day training course has been designed to give delegates a solid understanding of more advanced tools and concepts used in Word 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016, in order to increase their knowledge and productivity.

Who Should Attend

Users with a basic understanding of Microsoft Office Word 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016 who want to consolidate and expand on their knowledge of the basic features in a short space of time. Delegates should have a good working knowledge and understanding of the concepts covered in the Introduction course.

Course Outline
This course is a 1-day training course structured into 6 modules.
Module 1
Managing Your Documents
Learning outcomes
Working with Windows Explorer and Word's file options to manage and control your word documents more effectively.
Topics covered
  • Using Windows Explorer within Word
  • Saving Your Files
  • Finishing Your Files
  • Making Word Work Backwards
  • Viewing Your Files
  • Module 2
    Using Formatting Tools in Word
    Learning outcomes
    Effectively using templates, bullet points and other formatting tools to ensure both paragraphs and pages display correctly.
    Topics covered
  • Working with Templates
  • Using Bullets and Numbering
  • Using the Paragraph Dialog
  • Using Delineation Tools
  • Working with Pages
  • Adding Hyperlinks
  • Module 3
    Creating Headers and Footers
    Learning outcomes
    Work with headers and footers to number and present pages in an organised and professional way.
    Topics covered
  • Creating Basic Headers and Footers
  • Using the Header & Footer Tools - Design Tab
  • Inserting Page Numbers
  • Doing More with Headers and Footers
  • Module 4
    Working with Pictures
    Learning outcomes
    Inserting, formatting and manage pictures and images in order to professionally illustrate your documents.
    Topics covered
  • Inserting Pictures
  • Editing Pictures
  • Doing More with Pictures
  • Formatting Pictures
  • Managing Pictures
  • Module 5
    Working with Shapes
    Learning outcomes
    Drawing, adding, formatting and managing text and shapes to further enhance your document's appearance.
    Topics covered
  • Drawing Shapes
  • Working with Shapes
  • Working with Text and Shapes
  • Advanced Shape Tasks
  • Module 6
    Performing a Mail Merge in Word
    Learning outcomes
    Setting up and performing mail-merge to accurately and professionally produce letters and labels for many recipients quickly and easily.
    Topics covered
  • Using the Mail Merge Wizard
  • Performing a Manual Mail Merge
  • Sending a Document Electronically

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