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Microsoft Word for Office 365 (Desktop or Online) - Part 1

Course Overview

In this course, you'll learn how to use Word on the desktop to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents. This course covers Microsoft Office Specialist Program exam objectives to help you prepare for the Word Associate (Office 365 and Office 2019): Exam MO-100 and Word Expert (Office 365 and Office 2019): Exam MO-101 certification exams.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for those with a basic understanding of Microsoft® Windows® and who need to learn basic Word skills, such as creating, editing, and formatting documents; inserting simple tables and creating lists; and employing a variety of techniques for improving the appearance and accuracy of document content. To ensure your success, you should have end-user skills with any current version of Windows, including being able to start and close applications, navigate basic file structures, manage files and folders, and access websites using a web browser. To obtain this level of skills and knowledge, you can take any one or more of the following courses: Using Microsoft® Windows® 10 Microsoft® Windows® 10: Transition from Windows® 7

Course Objectives

In this course, you will learn fundamental Word skills. You will:

  • Navigate and perform common tasks in Word, such as opening, viewing, editing, saving, and printing documents, and configuring the application.
  • Format text and paragraphs.
  • Perform repetitive operations efficiently using tools such as Find and Replace, Format Painter, and Styles.
  • Enhance lists by sorting, renumbering, and customizing list styles.
  • Create and format tables.
  • Insert graphic objects into a document, including symbols, special characters, illustrations, pictures, and clip art.
  • Format the overall appearance of a page through page borders and colors, watermarks, headers and footers, and page layout.
  • Use Word features to help identify and correct problems with spelling, grammar, readability, and accessibility.

    Course Outline

    1 - GETTING STARTED WITH WORD

    • Navigate in Microsoft Word
    • Create and Save Word Documents
    • Edit Documents
    • Work with Word Online

    2 - FORMATTING TEXT AND PARAGRAPHS

    • Apply Character Formatting
    • Control Paragraph Layout
    • Align Text Using Tabs
    • Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists
    • Apply Borders and Shading

    3 - WORKING MORE EFFICIENTLY

    • Make Repetitive Edits
    • Apply Repetitive Formatting
    • Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks
    • Customize the Word Environment

    4 - MANAGING LISTS

    • Sort a List
    • Format a List

    5 - ADDING TABLES

    • Insert a Table
    • Modify a Table
    • Format a Table
    • Convert Text to a Table

    6 - INSERTING GRAPHIC OBJECTS

    • Insert Symbols and Special Characters
    • Add Images to a Document

    7 - CONTROLLING PAGE APPEARANCE

    • Apply a Page Border and Color
    • Add Headers and Footers
    • Control Page Layout
    • Add a Watermark

    8 - PREPARING TO PUBLISH A DOCUMENT

    • Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability
    • Preview and Print Documents
    • Use Research Tools
    • Check Accessibility
    • Save a Document to Other Formats

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    This is a 1-day class

    Price: $295.00
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    Class times are listed Central time. This class is available for Private Group Training

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    11/06/2020 8:00AM - 4:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL
    12/16/2020 8:00AM - 4:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL

    Class times are listed Central time
    This class is available for Private Group Training