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Microsoft Word

We can provide Microsoft Word training programmes from beginner through to intermediate and advanced level. Please see below for an indication of what's included in each course and contact us for advice regarding your particular requirements.

Beginner: 1 day

Who is it for: those who want to understand the basic functions of Microsoft Word
  • Formatting text
  • Using cut, copy and paste
  • Using bullets, numbering and the spellchecker
  • Using tabs
  • Applying basic borders
  • Adding headers and footers
  • Setting page breaks
  • Modifying page layout and orientation
  • Using save options

Intermediate: 2 days

Who is it for: those who have some knowledge of Microsoft Word but want to know how to use the application more effectively
  • Basic formatting – margins, fonts
  • Line and paragraph formatting, tabs, columns
  • Styles and themes
  • Spellchecker, find and replace, bookmarks, autocorrect
  • Bullets, numbering, symbols
  • Borders and watermarks
  • Sections
  • Tables of contents, footnotes and endnotes
  • Mail merge
  • Tables
  • Working with images, including captions
  • Tracking changes

Advanced: 1 day

Who is it for: those who wish to use some of the more powerful and advanced features within Microsoft Word
  • Document styles
  • Tables of contents
  • Indexes
  • Captions for images and tables
  • Linked objects
  • Formulae within tables
  • Tracked changes
  • Online forms
  • Templates
  • Simple macros

For further details or to book a course, please contact us via our online form, call our team on 01432 383500 or email You may also search for upcoming open courses on CPD Online.