Microsoft Word Level 1

Course Length

1 Day


You should be comfortable using the mouse and keyboard.

Delivery Model

Hands-on, instructor led, group-paced, classroom learning. The pace of class is based on the participants' previous computer experience and class expectations. Questions are welcome and encouraged!

Course Outline

Program Fundamentals
Understanding the Word Program Screen
Giving Commands in Word
Using Command Shortcuts
Creating a New Document
Saving a Document
Closing a Document
Opening a Document
Previewing and Printing a Document
Getting Started with Documents
Entering and Deleting Text
Selecting and Replacing Text
Navigating through a Document
Viewing a Document
Viewing Multiple Documents
Working With and Editing Text
Checking Spelling & Grammar and using the Thesaurus
Using Undo, Redo, and Repeat
Using the Find and the Find & Replace Commands
Copying and Moving Text
Controlling How Text is Copied or Moved
Collecting Multiple Items to Move or Copy
Formatting Characters and Paragraphs
Changing Font Type & Size
Changing Font Color and Highlighting Text
Changing Font Styles, Effects & Alignment
Using Left and Right Indents
Adding Paragraph Borders and Shading
Changing Line Spacing
Changing Spacing Between Paragraphs
Creating Lists
Copying Formatting
Understanding Tab Stops
Formatting the Page
Adjusting Margins
Changing Page Orientation and Size
Using Page Breaks
Using Headers and Footers
Working with Tables
Creating & Working with Tables
Adjusting Row Height and Column Width
Inserting and Deleting Rows and Columns
Adjusting Table Alignment and Text Wrapping
Merging and Splitting Cells and Tables
Working with Sorting and Formulas
Using Table Styles
Using Table Style Options
Resizing and Moving a Table
Converting or Deleting a Table
Working with Shapes & Pictures
Inserting Clip Art
Inserting Screenshots
Inserting Pictures and Graphics Files
Positioning Objects
More Topics
Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
Using and Customizing AutoCorrect
Using Help

Also Includes

  • Detailed class/reference book
  • Certificate of completion.