Training Courses

Microsoft Word : Advanced

One Day Course

Overview

This course introduces delegates already familiar with Word to its more advanced features.

The course will include time saving shortcuts, working with graphics, graphs and charts, managing and editing long documents and how to set up and use mail merge.

Maximum class size on this course is eight delegates. You should have attended the Introduction to Microsoft Word course at Media Training or have an equivalent working knowledge of Word.

Public Course Dates & Pricing

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  • Public Courses

    Small class sizes so you get the maximum amount of trainer time possible. You attend with delegates from other companies.

    A great, cost efficient way to learn, discounts are also available for group bookings.

     

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  • Private Courses

    One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

    We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.

    From £475 + VAT

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Course Outline

  • Using mail merge
    • Creating the original letter
    • Creating the address document
    • Merging a letter or labels
    • Merging a catalogue (eg: phone list)
    • Filtering addresses
    • Sorting specific data

    Graphics
    • Inserting Excel spreadsheets
    • Inserting graphs and charts
    • Drawing shapes
    • Inserting SmartArt
    • Inserting pictures
    • Framing a picture
    • Using Word Art

    Working with long documents
    • Using a master document
    • Tips when creating long documents
    • Inserting page numbers
    • Formatting headers and footers
    • Controlling pagination
    • Creating an index
    • Creating a table of contents
    • Using outline
    • Inserting QuickParts
    • How to create footnotes
  • Using and creating styles
    • When to use styles
    • Editing a style
    • Creating your own styles
    • Creating keyboard shortcuts

    Creating forms
    • Form fields
    • Form templates

    Exporting from Word
    • Save to the Web
    • Document protection
    • Information rights management
    • Comparing documents

    Reviewing
    • Tracking changes
    • Accepting/rejecting changes
Experience + Flexibility

We know training inside out. We can advise you on all the options to make sure you get the best possible course.

Tell us you need to cancel 5 working days before your course and there’s no charge. Great for your peace of mind.

Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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  Client Ratings

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  Trainer Knowledge9.8 / 10
  Trainer Materials9.6 / 10
  Trainer Preparation9.8 / 10
  Overall Trainer Score9.7 / 10
  Centre Lunch9.6 / 10
  Centre Staff9.9 / 10
  Overall Centre Score9.7 / 10
  Overall Experience9.7 / 10
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