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What's New in Microsoft Office 2016:
Transitioning from Office 2010

3 Hours

This instructor-led course, through lecture and hands-on exploration, is intended for individuals who already have foundational knowledge and skills in Office 2010 and want to learn/focus on what’s new and enhanced in Office 2016.

Course objectives:

  • Learn enhancements and new features common to the entire Microsoft Office 2016 suite
  • Learn additional changes specific to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 2016
  • Get up-to-speed in a matter of hours and discover timesaving shortcuts

Getting Acquainted with Word 2016

The first module uses Microsoft Word to introduce some new features common across the entire suite as well as enhancements specific to Microsoft Word.

  • New Way to Start
  • Exploring Backstage View
  • Configuring the Ribbon for Touch
  • Simplied Sharing and Co-Authoring
  • Saving and Sharing Files in OneDrive
  • Saving Files to OneDrive
  • Sharing and Setting Permissions
  • Using Check Out/Check In to Manage Versions
  • Opening and Editing PDFs Directly in Word
  • Working with New Table Features
  • Embedding Videos
  • Working with Live Layout and Alignment Guides
  • Locking Track Changes
  • Working with Enhanced Comments
  • Working with Improved Reading Features:
  • Read Mode
  • Page Color
  • Object Zoom
  • Working with Ink Equation
  • Using Tell Me and Smart Lookup to Get Help

Getting Acquainted with Excel 2016

  • Using the Search Box with Filters
  • Accelerating Data Insertion with Flash Fill
  • Working with Improved Charting
  • Recommended Charts
  • Formatting Charts
  • Using Quick Analysis to Format and Analyze Data
  • Working with New Chart Types
  • Working with PivotTable Enhancements

Getting Acquainted with PowerPoint 2016

  • Applying Themes from the Start Screen
  • Using New Tools:
  • Smart Guides
  • Merge Common Shapes
  • Eyedropper Tool
  • Using the Presenter View
  • Using Morph to Create Seamless Transitions

Getting Acquainted with Outlook 2016

  • Working with Enhanced Navigation
  • Viewing Unread Messages
  • Using Improved Message Preview
  • Viewing Attachment Reminder
  • Working with Enhanced Attachment Features
  • Responding Faster with Inline Replies
  • Zooming In on Messages
  • Using Clutter to Prioritize Mail


This course can easily be customized to cover only those modules/applications that are most important to your group.


Public Class

This class is only offered for private groups.

Private Group Classes

Any two 3-hour Microsoft classes must be scheduled on the same day to receive pricing (9 to 12pm and 1 to 4pm).

Conducted at Your Office

$500 flat fee for up to 8 students
$550 flat fee for up to 12 students
$35 per additional student

Conducted at Softek’s Facility

$575 flat fee for up to 8 students
$625 flat fee for up to 12 students
$35 per additional student

Have more or less students? Or, need to schedule more than one training day? Click here for a price quote based on your training needs. 

Why choose Softek?

  • Live, in-person training
  • Instructors with 10+ years of experience
  • Detailed training guide
  • Certificate of completion
  • Money-back guarantee