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Microsoft Word Classes

Learn how to effectively use Word and best practices by taking an instructor-led class at the Computer Education & Training Center.

The classes below are offered in the Word 2010 version. Students with either Word 2007 or Word 2013 could also take these classes since the three versions (Word 2007, 2010, and 2013) are very similar.

Introduction to Word

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows.) Learn to use Microsoft Word to create and save word-processing documents. Learn to enter and edit text, control line spacing, format a document, and use non-printing characters. Discover the ease of making changes by moving, copying, and pasting text. Understand the difference between Save and Save As and how to set up documents for printing. Learn how to apply paragraph formatting in your documents, including properly setting paragraph indents and tabs and centering text. Other topics include changing the type style, inserting the date, and using the Find and Replace commands to make global changes.
Fee: $199

Word 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8210 Fri., Nov. 3West CountyNancy Haupt
E8323 Thurs., Feb. 22West CountyNancy Haupt

Intermediate Applications of Word

(Prerequisite: Introduction to Word or equivalent experience.) Further your Word skills as you learn about formatting, tables, and mail merge. Discover how to create tables to format data and text on your page. Table topics include inserting and deleting rows and columns, editing tables, creating borders, and other formatting techniques. Understand how to insert section breaks in a document in order to format specific areas or customize page numbering. Learn to create personalized form letters and perform queries using Mail Merge. Other topics include headers and footers; text flow options, such as widow/orphan control; and the Paste Special feature.
Fee: $199

Word 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8211 Fri., Nov. 10West CountyNancy Haupt
E8324 Thurs., Mar. 1West CountyNancy Haupt

Advanced Applications of Word

(Prerequisite: Intermediate Applications of Word or equivalent experience.) Learn to create sophisticated documents that feature multi-column, newspaper-style formats. Discover how to import graphics and artwork and integrate graphics and columns. Learn how to define styles and templates for document formats that you frequently use. Create and run simple macros for automating repetitive tasks. Use the features that make it easier to share documents with others, including adding comments and tracking changes.
Fee: $199

Word 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8212 Fri., Nov. 17West CountyNancy Haupt
E8325 Thurs., Mar. 8West CountyNancy Haupt

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

Other Microsoft Office classes are available including OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Access VBA, and Excel.

If you are moving to Office 2013, check out our Transitioning to Office 2013 class to learn more about the new features and changes from prior versions of Office.