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Softek Services, Inc.
1156 15th Street, NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 747-5000

Computer Training Software Consulting Database Programming

Instructor-led Training

Introduction to Microsoft Word

Version 2010 • 2013 • 2016

1 Day, 9:00-4:00, 6 Hours

This instructor-led course, through lecture and hands-on exploration, will teach students the skills needed to create and edit documents, format text, and format pages in Microsoft Word.

Course Objectives:

  • Create, edit, and spell check documents
  • Create and print an envelope for a letter
  • Apply formatting, copy and move information
  • Apply paragraph formatting - alignment, borders, and bullets
  • Apply document/page formatting - margins, page numbers, headers, footers

Understanding the Word

  • Examining Important Screen Elements
  • Opening Documents
  • Using Draft and Print Layout Views
  • Viewing a Document at Different Magnifications

Creating Documents

  • Navigating Using Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Inserting the Current Date
  • Inserting and Deleting Text
  • Undoing and Redoing Commands
  • Saving Documents
  • Creating New Documents
  • Closing Documents and Exiting Word
  • Starting Documents Based on
  • Switching Between Multiple
  • Using the Help Command

Editing and Finalizing Documents

  • Navigating through Long Documents
  • Checking for Spelling and Grammar
  • Using Keyboard Shortcuts to Select Text
  • Moving or Copying Information
  • Viewing Documents Side by Side
  • Previewing and Printing Documents
  • Printing Single Envelopes or Labels

Character Formatting

  • Important Character Formatting Concepts
  • Applying Bold, Italic, and Underline
  • Changing the Font and Font Size
  • Changing the Text Case
  • Copying Character Formatting

Paragraph Formatting

  • Important Paragraph Formatting Concepts
  • Changing Paragraph Alignment
  • Changing Line Spacing
  • Changing Paragraph Spacing
  • Using Paragraph Indents
  • Applying Borders and Shading
  • Using Automatic Bullets and Numbering

Section/Document Formatting

  • Important Section/Document Formatting Concepts
  • Changing Margins and Orientation
  • Changing Paper Size
  • Inserting Automatic Page Numbers
  • Inserting Headers and Footers
  • Inserting Forced Page Breaks

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Is this the right course for you? Please contact our office at (202) 747-5000 if you have any questions.

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Public Class

$275 per student
Or one voucher

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Private Group Classes

Conducted at Your Office

$850 flat fee for up to 8 students
$950 for up to 12 students
$50 per additional student

Conducted at Softek’s Facility

$1000 flat fee for up to 8 students
$1100 for up to 12 students
$50 per additional student

Have more or fewer students? Or, need to schedule more than one training day? Fill out our quote request form for a price quote based on your training needs. 

Softek also offers a 3-hour series for this application. Visit our agendas page  to view our 3-hour classes. 

Why choose Softek?

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