Course Overview

Would you like to improve your Word skills? Come along to this fabulous Word course - it’s packed full of Word Tricks & Tips!

You’ll discover some amazing features that will allow you to fly through setting up your business spreadsheets, such as budgeting and preparing your financial statements effectively!

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is intended for those who are already using Word and would like to expand their knowledge and be able to work super efficiently with Word.

What does the course offer me?

You’ll gain the skills and practical knowledge to use Word more effectively, to get your work done faster and will less hassle. These are skills for life.

What do I take away?

Practical experience with the different features we cover in Word and the tips and hints we go through in the class.

Course Outline

Each delegate receives a complete set of high quality notes already printed.

1 - Creating a Basic Document

  • Explorer the user interface
  • Get help using Word
  • Enter text
  • Save a new document
  • Preview a document
  • Print a document

2 - Editing a Document

  • Navigate and select text in a document
  • Insert, delete or rearrange text
  • Undo changes
  • Search and replace text

3 - Formatting Text

  • Change font appearance
  • Highlight text

4 - Formatting Paragraphs

  • Set tabs to align text
  • Control paragraph layout
  • Add borders and shading
  • Apply styles
  • Create lists
  • Manage formatting

5 - Adding Tables

  • Create a table
  • Modify the table structure
  • Format a table
  • Covert text to a table or tables to text

6 - Inserting Graphic Objects

  • Add visual effects using symbols and special characters
  • Insert illustrations

7 - Controlling Page Appearance

  • Control page layout
  • Apply a page border and colour
  • Add watermark
  • Add header and footer

8 - Proofing a Document

  • Check spelling, grammar and word count
  • Enhance textual meaning using the thesaurus
  • Customise autocorrect options

Throughout the course we will cover the jargon and correct terms, so you can use them efficiently, as we discuss your individual questions.


Word 2013 - Business

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Class Size

To give you the best learning outcome, we try to limit classes as follows:

  • Min: 4
  • Max: 12

When a class is too large, we split it into two smaller classes. This maximizes your learning, with your co-workers and colleagues.


We make the general assumption that you’ll provide your own computer, laptop etc.

If you need to use one of our computers, please mention it when you book, as there is a nominal extra charge.

We supply everything else, including high quality printed materials.


This is a one day course. Delivered either on your site or at an off-site location.

Typically, we start at about 09:30 and work through the day until finished.

Adequate time is allowed for breaks, lunch, questions and individual tuition.

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We have a wide range of ready-made courses. However, if you need something extra, we are happy to devise a course that meets your needs, contact us today.