Note: this Word Introduction course is CPD certified.
This means that not only has it been rigorously assessed in terms of content and quality, but it comes with a
FREE CPD Certification certificate, as well as an Activia diploma of completion.
Full details of modules and topics covered in this one-day course
This course covers 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2017 versions
FREE E-LEARNING REVISION
Note: Free e-learning revision is available with this course: 12 months of access for each delegate on scheduled public (open) classes
and standard on-site/private classes (not available for bespoke courses)
This is a one-day training course
structured into 6 modules
This intensive one-day training course is designed to enable users to get to grips with the basic features of Microsoft Word 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016, including a thorough treatment of the new 'Ribbon' interface, originally introduced with Word 2007. It is entirely 'hands on', so delegates will get practice in using the software in a real life and practical way.
The course is intended for new users of Microsoft Word who want to become productive in the shortest possible time. Delegates should be proficient in using a PC with the Microsoft Windows operating system, but no prior experience with Word is required.
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MODULE 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Word
How to load Word, creating a document and some basic navigation to get you started.
- Meeting Microsoft Office Word 2010
- Creating a Document
- Navigating in Your Document
- Doing More with Your Document
- Working with Your Document
- Getting Help in Word 2010
MODULE 2: The Ribbon Interface in Word
A look at the toolbars, ribbon and options word offers to create your documents with.
- Getting Acquainted
- The Quick Access Toolbar
- Tabs and Groups
- The Home Tab
- The Insert Tab
- The View Tab
MODULE 3: Advanced Tabs and Customisation
Looking at more specialist ribbon tabs, contextual tabs and how to customise the ribbon to your own needs.
- The Page Layout Tab
- The References Tab
- The Mailings Tab
- The Review Tab
- Contextual Tabs
- Customising the Ribbon
MODULE 4: Creating Word Documents
Creating a document and selecting/moving text/applying effects to create professional standard documents.
- Creating a New Document
- Selecting Text
- Moving Text
- Applying Advanced Text Effects
MODULE 5: Doing More with Text
Using different fonts, formats and paragraph options to present your document effectively.
- Fonts on the Home Tab
- The Font Dialog
- Using Tabs
- Paragraph Options
MODULE 6: Viewing and Printing Your Document
How to adjust the layout and view accordingly to ensure you can work with and print your document as you wish.
- Using Layouts and Views
- Basic Viewing Tools
- Advanced View Tools
- Preparing Your Document
- Printing a Document
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[Duration: one day]
- Managing Your Documents
- Using Formatting Tools in Word
- Creating Headers and Footers
- Working with Pictures
- Working with Shapes
- Performing a Mail Merge in Word
[Duration: one day]
- Managing and Reviewing Documents
- Working with Reference Tools
- Using Time Saving Tools
- Working with Advanced Graphics and Objects
- Creating Tables in Word
- Creating Equations and Charts
DELEGATE FEEDBACK FOR OUR
MICROSOFT WORD INTRODUCTION COURSE
AVERAGE REVIEW: 4.6
out of 5 BASED ON 15 REVIEWS
Apr 23 2018
"Very good course!"
Maxine O'Hara ,
Mar 21 2018
"Shaun the trainer was really good explained things very well."
Mar 7 2018
"I really enjoyed the Microsoft Word course, the trainer was brillant. "
Nov 22 2017
"The course was delivered in an easy to understand format"
Mrs Janice Cooper,
Nov 13 2017
"The course was presented well I took away information that will improve my skills for the future. "
Oct 23 2017
"I was the only one on this course so I had one to one training which was good and the trainer was very good at explaining topics - We even covered other topics which weren't listed on the day"
Annette Nevin ,
Jan 25 2017
"Found trainer very approachable and informative. His knowledge was very impressive and he taught in a friendly and understandable manner"
Sep 21 2016
"The course lecturer was very knowledgeable of the subject and answered all my questions assisting in my understanding of the subject. She presented herself as a friendly and approachable teacher as apposed to someone who just teaches from a book."
Jul 6 2016
"The reason I have the confidence to take another one of your courses, is down to the tutor, she is amazing and helped me understand how to use Microsoft Word in an easy and confident way. She answered all my questions, without hesitation and guided me through the course with ease, explaining everything clearly, in a way I could understand."
Tracey Ann Mitchell ,
Mar 14 2016
"The trainer Wendy, was very professional and very patient as I did ask quite a few questions as if I didn't understand she was happy to go over it again. "
MORE INFORMATION FOR
MICROSOFT WORD INTRODUCTION
FREE E-learning Revision
With our latest Microsoft Word courses, you get free e-learning revision for a full 12 months after your class so you can reinforce the knowledge you have gained.
Access is simple: go to www.activia.co.uk/login/ and log in using your email address.
This will give you free access to our e-learning revision modules.
Note: These have been developed and written exclusively by Activia to maximise effectiveness, by matching the e-learning exactly to what you cover in class.
We hope you have fun, on the day of the course and with honing your knowledge afterwards!
All Activia introduction to word 2013 training courses have been created, reviewed and developed to ensure up to date provision and constantly improving standards of content.
Our Microsoft Word training is interactive and classroom-based which maximises learning through the ability to ask questions and discuss specific issues.
Maximum class size for Microsoft Word courses is 8 delegates, which ensures that attendees get adequate time for personal attention from the instructor.
At some of our centres, the maximum class size is 6 delegates.
Note that we never cancel our scheduled classes -- even if there are only one or two delegates -- so once you have booked, your place is assured.
For training at your offices, we can deliver classes of up to 10 delegates, though with bigger class sizes you must understand that
there is less time for questions from delegates, and this may affect the quality of their experience.
How to book
Decide on the Microsoft Word course you want, the date(s) you can attend, and the number of delegates involved
Also decide whether you want training at your offices or at one of our centres
You can use the Speedy Quote
option to contact us for a quick price, or you can
book online from the schedule on this website
if at any time you want help or advice, or you want to book on the telephone, just call us on 0333 6000 111
to speak to one of our friendly training advisors
Note: With non-credit card bookings you must sign and return a Booking Form before we can confirm your training.
Also note: If you are a private individual you must pay by credit card at the time of booking.
The confirmation process
Your place is allocated, along with the trainer, workbooks and exercise files if appropriate
You receive an official confirmation, with joining instructions (and directions if it's at our centre)
You receive a VAT invoice
Note: Please allow 1 - 2 working days for your confirmation and invoice.
What happens on the day
If you are coming to our centre, dress code is smart casual.
Refreshments in the form of tea/coffee will be provided for morning and afternoon breaks, but please note that we do not provide lunch.
The timetable is as follows:
Note: break times can vary according to the needs of the training, and
course duration for smaller class sizes are usually shorter because fewer delegates have fewer questions !
For training at your offices, this itenerary can be varied by prior arrangement.
What you get
With every Microsoft Word training course with Activia, you get a free workbook as well as downloadable exercises, which match the course content exactly, so you can review and revise afterwards to reinforce your knowledge. With all courses, you are also given 12 months access to free e-learning revision which will further help you to reinforce the lessons you have learned.
Every delegate on a Microsoft Word course also gets an Activia Training Attendance Certificate.