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Microsoft Word 2013 Certification Training

The Microsoft Word 2013 (MOS) training course teaches the skills you need to work in Word 2013 and prepares you for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-418, a globally recognized standard for validating expertise with Office Suite. Regardless of occupation, knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word is a workplace standard. Developing skills and familiarity with Word allows you to work independently and gives you the essential skills for a productive career.

This online training course is presented in a step-by-step manner, enabling you to learn by completing readings, hands-on exercises and watching video presentations. The course also includes quizzes and exams, so your skills are regularly assessed. You will learn essential Word skills including creating documents, using the ribbon, setting up headers and footers, adding comments, mail merge, protecting documents, and much more.

6 Months / 70 Course Hrs
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Microsoft Word 2013 Certification Training

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Details + Objectives

Course Code: GES839

What You Will Learn
  • Learn how to create, format, and edit Microsoft Word documents with ease
  • Understand how to add page numbers, headers and footers, and use advanced editing tools
  • Discover how to use Microsoft Word to work with images, including placing and sizing images, wrapping text around images, and using borders and effects
  • Learn a variety of customizations and adjustments you can make involving page orientation, layout, columns, and page breaks
  • Examine how advanced Word features allow for adding footnotes, bibliographies, indexes and comments
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 70 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Learn essential time saving skills for the office like Mail Merge, label creation, and envelope formatting
  • Develop skills with advanced Word features that will impress employers
  • Ensure the security of your work by learning how to protect important documents
  • Prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-418, a globally recognized standard for validating expertise

Outline

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Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

Learn how to create a Microsoft Word Document, customize the ribbon, format your document, and edit contents. You will examine the many options available under the file tab and quick access toolbar. You will also have access to a helpful introductory practice exam.

Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013

Discover more possibilities with advanced formatting techniques, page layouts, images, and illustrations. You will practice working with tables and examine the different ways you can view you Microsoft Word document. You will also take an intermediate level Word exam.

Advanced Microsoft Word 2013

Learn to work with long documents, manage mailings, and protect your work. You will discover how to review and collaborate on any Word document and understand the potential of comparing and combining documents. You will also learn some miscellaneous tips and tricks before taking an advanced Microsoft Word practice exam.

Details

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

  1.  Creating a Microsoft Word Document
  2. The Ribbon
  3. The File Tab
  4. The Quick Access Toolbar
  5. Formatting Microsoft Word Documents
  6. Editing Documents
  7. Finalizing Microsoft Word Documents
  8. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013 Exam

 

Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013

  1.  Advanced Formatting
  2. Working with Tables
  3. Working with Images
  4. Page Layout
  5. Working with Illustrations
  6. Viewing Your Document(s)
  7. Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013 Exam

 

Advanced Microsoft Word 2013

  1. Working with Long Documents
  2. Reviewing and Collaborating on Documents
  3. Comparing and Combining Documents
  4. Managing Mailings
  5. Protecting Documents
  6. Random Useful Items
  7. Advanced Microsoft Word 2013 Exam

Instructors & Support

Tracy Berry

Tracy Berry has been a senior graphic designer/programmer, instructor, and consultant since 1993 and has developed hundreds of logos, marketing materials, websites, and multimedia solutions for customers worldwide. She was also involved in several large corporate software rollouts.

She has helped many organizations optimize and streamline data solutions. She teaches both onsite and online courses and has her CTT (Certified Technical Trainer) certification. Tracy specializes in teaching graphics, desktop publishing, web design, and reporting/productivity applications.

Requirements

Prerequisites / Requirements

Prerequisites:

There are no prerequisites to take this course, however you must have familiarity with using a personal computer and in a Windows environment. You must also be able to launch and close programs, navigate to information stored on the computer, and manage files and folders.

Requirements:

Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course must be taken on a PC. A Mac is not compatible.

Software Requirements: 

  • Windows 10 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Microsoft Word 2013.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
  • Software is not included in the cost of tuition. All software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins. 
Instructional Materials

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the course

About Certification

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Microsoft is a global leader in software development and technology solutions. Microsoft programs such as Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint are used both at home and at work. Microsoft provides certifications in these programs that range from beginner to expert level, helping professionals realize their full potential. Whether you want to learn a single program or the entire Office Suite, completing a Microsoft-certified course is the first step. 

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Does this course prepare for a certification?

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This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.

How long does it take to complete this course?

This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my course within the time frame provided?

The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.

What kind of support will I receive?

You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.

What happens when I complete the course?

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.

Am I guaranteed a job?

This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

Can I get financial assistance?

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