Microsoft Word Introduction Training Course


Course length – 1 day


There are no pre-requisites for this course apart from general computer knowledge.


  • Create a document
  • Working with text
  • Formatting text
  • Creating lists using bullets and numbers
  • Laying out text with tabulation and tables
  • Controlling spell check and AutoCorrect
  • Setting up a document to print with headers and footers


Exploring Word

  • The screen
  • Ribbons, status bar and toolbar
  • Backstage view
  • Zoom
  • Help


  • Create, save and open documents
  • Save as a pdf file
  • Moving and navigating through documents

Working with Text

  • Entering, changing and deleting
  • Moving and copying
  • The clipboard pane
  • Formatting
  • Format painter
  • Line and paragraph spacing

Bullets and Numbering

  • Create bulleted and numbered lists
  • Change the type of bullet/number

The Proofing Tools

  • Automatic spell check
  • Spelling, grammar and thesaurus
  • AutoCorrect

Find and Replace

  • Text and/or formatting


  • Using the ruler
  • Different types of tabs
  • Insert/delete tabs


  • Creating and navigating tables
  • Inserting and deleting columns and rows
  • Using table designs
  • Quick tables

Document Layout

  • Adding page breaks
  • Changing margins
  • Page orientation and paper size

Headers and Footers

  • Creating headers and footers
  • Inserting page numbers / date


  • Print preview
  • The print options
  • Quick print

Topics not what you require? More information needed or to book a course – contact us to discuss.

The topics in this course can be mixed and matched with Word Intermediate and/or Word Advanced if required.


1 to 1 training: £299 + VAT per day
Each additional person: £40 + VAT per day

We come to you.  Courses take place at your offices.