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Microsoft Word

Learn how to create documents in Microsoft Word.

Winning Documents with Word: Word for Business


Chances are that you have used Microsoft Word at work to write reports and letters, but you might be missing out on skills that can improve your workflow. You've probably created tables before, but did you know that you can create tables from text and text from tables while also integrating Excel formulas like SUM and AVERAGE? If you ever get tired of changing the font and margins in a document, you will love learning how to create a new document with everything just the way you like it so you can start working without fiddling with those options. You may have used Mail Merge once or twice, but did you know it allows you to quickly create personalized letters, mailing labels, and certificates with just a couple of clicks? Finally, you’ll learn to build, edit, and secure a Word form for others to complete and save data.

Audience: This course is designed for those who are current users of Word who want to learn to perform more complex tasks and functions. It is not an introductory course and is for intermediate/advanced users of Word. This course builds on “Winning Documents with Word: Word for Writers.”

Software: The material in this course will apply to Word 2007/2010/2013/2016 with a concentration on Word 2010/2013/2016. It is not designed to apply to Word for Mac.

After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Create and edit Word tables for databases and forms
  • Effectively using and modifying tabs
  • Save and reuse documents as a template
  • Using Mail Merge for letters, agreements, and labels
  • Creating and editing Word forms
Section: MS-WORD-BUSINESS (10AUG18) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Aug 10, 2018 End Date: Aug 10, 2018 Tuition: $185.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Greg Creech Register

Winning Documents with Word: Word for Writers


Most people have used Word to write letters or reports, but few people know all of the time-saving shortcuts that you will learn in this course. If you are a technical writer, novelist, or anyone responsible for creating or maintaining large documents like orientation manuals or policies and procedures, your job might get a lot easier. This course will teach you how to customize virtually every element of a Word document from the title page to the index and every header, footer, and photo in between.

Audience: This course is designed for those who are current users of Word who want to learn to perform more complex tasks and functions. It is not an introductory course and is meant for intermediate users.

Software: The material in this course will apply to Word 2007/2010/2013/2016 with a concentration on Word 2010/2013/2016. It is not designed to apply to Word for Mac.

After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Customize options in Word and the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Increase productivity with shortcuts, tips, and tricks
  • Apply best practices for creating/maintaining large documents
  • Create and edit Word themes, colors, and fonts
  • Save time and typing with custom AutoCorrect and AutoText entries
  • Use Styles and headings to create the outline and structure of a large manual
  • Insert and modify a Title Page, Table of Contents, Index, Headers/Footers, and other elements
Section: MS-WORD-WRITER (09AUG18) -- Learn More...
Start Date: Aug 9, 2018 End Date: Aug 9, 2018 Tuition: $185.00
Campus: Executive Park Instructor: Greg Creech Register