Introduction to Microsoft Word

This 1-day foundational course is designed to help first-time MS Word users with basic skills. It is suitable for users who are learning to work with the application anew or basic users who intend to improve their basic skills. In this practical training, delegates will learn to create, edit, format and structure texts, as well as work with documents. Delegates will also learn to aesthetically improve their written work through formatting and design. They will be challenged to work together on different exercises, coupled with a case study.

Certificate

On Completion

CPD Points

On Completion (optional)

All

Skill Level suited for

7h

Course Duration

English

LANGUAGE Course presented in

Full Day Virtual Course

24 October 2022
08:30am - 16:30pm (CAT)
Live Zoom Webinar
ZAR 1499 Per Delegate
  • 7 Hours of Live Interactive Webinar Training via ZOOM
  • Certificate of Completion to add to your portfolio for prospecting companies
  • Recordings of each completed live session for review (3 Month Access)
  • 1 Free self-paced course with CPD points (optional)
  • Course Material and handouts

Evening Virtual Split Course

24 - 25 October 2022
19:00pm - 22:00pm (CAT)
Live Zoom Webinar
ZAR 1499 Per Delegate
  • 7 Hours of Live Interactive Webinar Training via ZOOM
  • Certificate of Completion to add to your portfolio for prospecting companies
  • Recordings of each completed live session for review (3 Month Access)
  • 1 Free self-paced course with CPD points (optional)
  • Course Material and handouts
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Live Classroom Course

24 October 2022
08:30am - 16:30pm (CAT)
Instructor-led Classroom Course (Johannesburg - Protea Hotel Midrand)
ZAR 4499 Per Delegate
  • 7 Hours of Live Interactive in Person Training in Johannesburg
  • Certificate of Completion to add to your portfolio for prospecting companies
  • Meals, refreshments, snacks to be provided at hotel (included in cost)
  • 1 Free self-paced course with CPD points (optional)
  • Course Material and handouts
IN PERSON

Course Overview

This 1-day foundational course is designed to help first-time MS Word users with basic skills. It is suitable for users who are learning to work with the application anew or basic users who intend to improve their basic skills. In this practical training, delegates will learn to create, edit, format and structure texts, as well as work with documents. Delegates will also learn to aesthetically improve their written work through formatting and design. They will be challenged to work together on different exercises, coupled with a case study.

Predictably, many professionals can write content in Microsoft Word with relative ease. However, among them are some who could benefit from improving secondary skills such as formatting, paragraphing and design, among other skills that are addressed in this course. In an increasingly competitive world of work, MS Word skill have become as pertinent to job performance as technical expertise.

On completion of this course – You will be able to

  • Working in MS Word in Office 2021
  • Features that have improved compared to previous versions of MS Word
  • Creating, editing and structuring texts
  • Character and paragraph formatting options
  • Setting tabs and indents for formal reports
  • Using headers and footers
  • Creating and manipulating tables
  • Using various techniques to format and design documents.

completing this course will help you

  • Working in MS Word in Office 2021
  • Features that have improved compared to previous versions of MS Word
  • Creating, editing and structuring texts
  • Character and paragraph formatting options
  • Setting tabs and indents for formal reports
  • Using headers and footers
  • Creating and manipulating tables
  • Using various techniques to format and design documents.

Who is this course for?

  • First-time MS Word users
  • Users whose goal is to improve already-learnt basic skills.

course Outline

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  • Elements of MS Word and creating text
  • Working with documents
  • Editing techniques for MS Word
  • Formatting text and paragraphs
  • Creating and manipulating tables
  • Adjusting margins
  • Inserting headers and footers
  • Using SmartArt and graphs
  • Setting margins and print settings
  • Print previewing and changing settings
  • Applying learnt skills to a case study.

Meet the Instructor

Tafadzwa Taruvinga

A seasoned facilitator with solid on-site and online training experience who has successfully
delivered 30+ accredited courses to 2500+ South Africans within 250+ private and public
sector institutions in 6 years.

Education & Professional Development

  • Master of Arts in Creative Writing, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), 2021 – 2022
  • B.Com Degree in Economics and Management, Rhodes University, South Africa, 2008
  • Professional Diploma in Marketing, Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK, 2009
  • Certificate of Internship, Afrika Kommt Fellowship Award, GIZ Germany, 2012
  • Certificate in Organisational Behaviour, Edinburgh Business School, UK, 2015
  • Application for Assessor registration with the Services SETA pending since May 2022
  • Application for Moderator registration with the Services SETA pending since May 2022.

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Please take note. Should your selected course option not meet the selected minimum delegate requirements (10) as per terms and conditions , You will be notified and rescheduled to the next available course date or alternatively, you can choose to moved to one of the other sessions options.

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