UpcomingWord 2013 / 2016 Level 1

Lorie Gregorchuk

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September 4, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
September 17, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
October 4, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
October 16, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
October 31, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
November 12, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
November 29, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  
December 12, 2018 show details + $267.75 (CAD)  

  • September 4, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • September 17, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • October 4, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • October 16, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • October 31, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • November 12, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • November 29, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • December 12, 2018
    8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Course Length: 1 day (8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)                            Instructor Led Training

Course Overview: These days, most people take electronic word processing for granted. While we may still write out our grocery lists with pen and paper, we expect to use a computer to create the majority of our documents. It’s impossible to avoid word-processing software in many areas of the business world. Managers, lawyers, clerks, reporters, and editors rely on this software to do their jobs. Whether you are an executive secretary or a website designer, you’ll need to know the ins and outs of electronic word processing.

Microsoft Word 2013 / 2016 is designed to help you move smoothly through the task of creating professional-looking documents. Its rich features and powerful tools can make your work easy, and even fun. In this course, you’ll learn how to use Word 2013 / 2016 to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents.

Course Objectives: In this course, you will learn fundamental Word 2013 / 2016 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.

Target Student: This course is intended for students who want to learn basic Word 2016 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.

Prerequisites: To ensure your success in this course, you should have end-user skills with any current version of Windows, including being able to start programs, switch between programs, locate saved files, close programs, and access websites using a web browser.

Course Content:
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word
Topic A: Navigate in Microsoft Word
Topic B: Create and Save Word Documents
Topic C: Manage Your Workspace
Topic D: Edit Documents
Topic E: Preview and Print Documents
Topic F: Customize the Word Environment

Lesson 2: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Topic A: Apply Character Formatting
Topic B: Control Paragraph Layout
Topic C: Align Text Using Tabs
Topic D: Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists
Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading

Lesson 3: Working More Efficiently
Topic A: Make Repetitive Edits
Topic B: Apply Repetitive Formatting
Topic C: Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks

Lesson 4: Managing Lists
Topic A: Sort a List
Topic B: Format a List

Lesson 5: Adding Tables
Topic A: Insert a Table
Topic B: Modify a Table
Topic C: Format a Table
Topic D: Convert Text to a Table

Lesson 6: Inserting Graphic Objects
Topic A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Topic B: Add Images to a Document

Lesson 7: Controlling Page Appearance
Topic A: Apply a Page Border and Color
Topic B: Add Headers and Footers
Topic C: Control Page Layout
Topic D: Add a Watermark

Lesson 8: Preparing to Publish a Document
Topic A: Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability
Topic B: Use Research Tools
Topic C: Check Accessibility
Topic D: Save a Document to Other Formats

Lorie GregorchukUpcomingWord 2013 / 2016 Level 1