Microsoft Word is the most common word processing software found within businesses throughout the world. It is a powerful tool that allows you to create professional documents that include more than just text. Yet many users are not aware of the many very useful features offered by Microsoft Word and the many shortcuts it offers to help you create stylish professional documents.
On this Introduction to Word course for Beginners, you will learn the key tools and skills that will allow you to create professional Word documents, from getting to know the screen layout through to designing tables, utilising headers and footers and creating consistently stylish documents.
The following list of topics are the standard course we offer but these topics can be changed to suit your requirements
For a full course outline see the Course Outline tab on the menu below - or click here to download a PDF
Our 5-star rated Beginner Word Courses are available as public courses online as well as in Manchester. Private courses are available throughout the UK.
See the dates below for a public course or contact us for one to one or private courses.
This course is designed for people who are new to Word or are using Word in a limited capacity and want to learn more. You do not need any prior knowledge of Microsoft.
If you already have knowledge of the basics in Word take a look at our Advanced Microsoft Word Course.
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We are happy to run private Beginners Word courses at your offices, at our Manchester office, or at a venue to suit you.
The course content can be adapted to suit your requirements. Our trainer will contact you to discuss what you are looking to achieve and the level of prior knowledge the delegates have.
Private Microsoft Word courses are ideal if you have a number of people to train, or you want a different course outline; or simply can't make the dates of the public scheduled courses.
Online private courses are available from £450 + VAT
Classroom-based courses are available from £590 + VAT
Private Word courses can be held at your offices or our Manchester training venue.
The courses run 9.30am to 4.30pm at:
Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.
Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk
Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk
Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.
More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page
The Online Beginner Word courses are run on Zoom.
You will be sent a link to join the training session the day before the course along with any course materials needed.
The courses run from 9:30 am to 4/4:30 pm.
Because we limit the number of delegates to a maximum of 6 on our public courses specific timings are flexible, but generally, the day will run as follows:
9.20 am | Sign in
9.30 am | Start - First session
11.00 am | 15 min break
11.15 am | Second session
12.30 pm | 30 min break
1.00 pm | Third session
2.15 pm | 15 min break
2.30 pm | Fourth session
3.50 pm | Finish & Q&A
4.30pm | End
Find out more about how our online courses work on the Online Courses Page