Exclusive – By the end of this course, students should be comfortable with creating, saving, and sharing a new document. Students will also become familiar with using and customizing the Microsoft Word interface.

Welcome to the first part of our Microsoft Word 365 courseware. This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed with Word quickly. We will cover different features of the interface, show users how to create a basic document, and introduce users to Word’s most important tools.

Most of the features Microsoft incorporated in Office 2019 already exist in Office 365. Office 365 is a great solution for those looking for Office 2019 Training.

Who should take this course

This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed quickly and, will also help more experienced users who have little to no experience with Microsoft Word in general.


Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word
Topic A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface
Topic B: Create a Word Document
Topic C: Use Document Views
Topic D: Help Features

Lesson 2: Editing a Document
Topic A: Navigate and Select Text
Topic B: Modify Text
Topic C: Find and Replace Text

Lesson 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
Topic A: Apply Character Formatting
Topic B: Align Text Using Tabs
Topic C: Display Text as List Items
Topic D: Control Paragraph Layout
Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading
Topic F: Apply Styles
Topic G: Manage Formatting

Lesson 4: Adding Tables
Topic A: Topic Title
Topic B: Topic Title
Topic C: Format a Table
Topic D: Convert Text to a Table

Lesson 5: Managing Lists
Topic A: Sort a List
Topic B: Renumber a List
Topic C: Customize a List

Lesson 6: Adding Graphics
Topic A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Topic B: Add Images to a Document
Topic C: Add Media to a Document

Lesson 7: Controlling Page Appearance
Topic A: Apply a Page Border and Color
Topic B: Add a Watermark
Topic C: Add Headers and Footers
Topic D: Control Page Layout

Lesson 8: Proofing a Document
Topic A: Check Spelling and Grammar
Topic B: Other Proofing Tools
Topic C: Check Accessibility
Topic D: Using Accessibility Features

Lesson 9: Advanced Topics
Topic A: Customize the Word Interface
Topic B: Additional Save Options
Topic C: Manage Additional File Types



Awareness and accomplished attendance


This manual assumes the user understands the basics of using a Windows-based computer. Students should be comfortable using the keyboard, mouse, and Start menu. No previous experience with other versions of Microsoft Word is necessary.

Course Details

What you’ll learn:
* Getting Started with Word
* Editing a Document
* Formatting Text and Paragraphs
* Adding Tables
* Managing Lists
* Adding Graphics
* Controlling Page Appearance
* Proofing a Document
* Advanced Topics