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Microsoft Office Word Essentials 

- MICT SETA: ACC/2012/07/748US117924, NQF2, Credits: 5 (Accredited option applies at an additional fee)

- This is an authorised Microsoft Official Course (MOC), a preparation course for MOS: Microsoft Office Word 77-725 certification exam.  

Welcome to the first part of our Microsoft Office Word training program. Microsoft Word is the Office suite’s flagship productivity software. This version of Word incorporates many new features and connectivity options in order to make collaboration and production as easy as possible.
 
 
This course is intended to help all novice computer users get up to speed with Microsoft Office Word quickly and to introduce users to Word’s most important tools, on a basic level.
 
 
By the end of this course, learners should be comfortable with creating a new document, making it look professional and presentable, and saving their document. Learners will also become familiar with using and customizing the Microsoft Word interface.

 

Features & Benefits

  •  This is an authorised Microsoft Official Course (MOC), a preparation course for MOS: Microsoft Office Word 77-725 certification exam.

          

  • This course is accredited with MICT SETA upon successful completion of your Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) for Unit Standard 117924. 

          

  • Learnfast offers accredited courses for clients who choose the credit-bearing option. An additional fee is payable for accredited courses & exam vouchers. 
  • Get 12 months access to your course via our myWay Learning Platform that includes video lectures, extra resources, questionnaires and much more.
  • Take full advantage of our new Hybrid Learning by attending on campus or virtually. Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere. (Read More) 

         

  • Attendees will learn practical skills which can be applied in the work environment.
  • Complete all three levels of Word training and prepare to write the internationally recognized Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) examination.

 

Outcomes & Objectives

Upon completion of this course and successful assessment, learners will have acquired these skills

  • Identify the components of the Microsoft Word interface
  • Create a word document
  • Use the help system in Microsoft Word.
  • Navigate and select text
  • Modify text
  • Find and replace text
  • Format text and paragraphs
  • Apply character formatting
  • Using tabs
  • Working with lists
  • Working with section breaks
  • Apply borders and shading
  • Understanding styles
  • Automatic fields
  • Work with multiple documents
  • Using templates
  • Inserting graphic objects
  • Create text boxes and pull quotes
  • Controlling page appearance
  • Adding Headers and footers
  • Insert Footnotes and endnotes 
  • Proofing a document      
  • Pricing & Payment Options

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  • Duration

    In Class/Virtual Class, Hybrid Learning (Learn More)
    • 1 Day (08:30 – 16:00) Classes are  presented via our Hybrid Learning allowing learners the flexibility to attend on campus or in the comfort of their home or workplace.
    Online , Mentored Learning (Learn More)
    • 12 Months Self-paced, access anytime, anywhere via our myWay Learning Platform
  • Course Prerequisites

    It is assumed that the learner:

    • understands the basics of using a Windows-based computer
    • Is comfortable using the keyboard, mouse, and Start menu
    • have an understanding and experience with printing and using a web browser is an asset, but not required
    • is competent in Mathematical literacy and communication skills at least at NQF level 1
    • is competent in ID 117902: Use generic functions in a Graphical User Interface  (GUI)-environment, NQF level 1
    • is competent in ID 116938: Use a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based word processor to create and edit documents, NQF level 1
    • no previous experience with other versions of Microsoft Word is necessary

Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Part Time Mentored Learning

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.

#AnywhereAnytime

Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.

#NoStudentLeftBehind

Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.

#Flexibility

A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.

 

In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.

 

Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

What you get

On completion the learner will earn:

  • Certificate of Completion from Microsoft
  • Certificate of Competency from MICT SETA upon successful completion of the PoE process (moderated and found competent) for clients who specifically selected & paid for the accredited option.

 

Note: All certificates are electronically issued.

Student Testimonials

Important Notes

  • Learners to arrive at the training venue from 08:00 in preparation for 08:30 starting time 
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order. 
  • For full day, on campus courses, Learnfast will supply you with a computer to use for training (if applicable),& tea/coffee and a full lunch. Catering is not included for On-Site training and laptops are available for hire at an additional cost if required. 
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via email at least 5-10 working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees will be retained for no shows. 
  • Virtual learners are required to have a stable internet connection & a working headset available for sound purposes.  
  • Learners who use their own laptops are fully responsible to ensure that administration rights, software installations, etc. are working sufficiently prior to training. 
  • Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes. 
  • Learnfast is not responsible for costs associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients. 

Module 1: Getting Started with Word

In this lesson, you will learn to identify the components of the Word interface, create a basic document, use the help system in Microsoft Word.

  • Identify the components of the word interface
  • Create a word document
  • Using the help system

 


Module 2: Editing a Document

In this lesson learners will find quick ways to navigate around document, select and modify text using variety of different features.

  • Navigate and select text
  • Modify text
  • Find and replace text

 


Module 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs

In this section learners will learn how to use character formatting using tabs, controlling paragraph layout, borders and shading and using styles.

  • Apply character formatting
  • Align text using tabs
  • Display text as list items
  • Managing lists
  • Control paragraph layout
  • Insert section breaks
  • Apply borders and shading to text
  • Apply styles to text
  • Insert automatic fields
  • Manage formatting

 


Module 4: Work with Multiple Documents

In this lesson learners will learn how to open and arrange multiple documents. They will also learn how to move text between documents 

  • Open and arrange multiple documents
  • Manipulating text between active documents

 


Module 5: Use and Create Templates

In this lesson learners will able to create and use templates in MS Word. 

  • Create a document using a template
  • Create and modify a template

 


Module 6: Inserting Graphic Objects

In this lesson learners will learn how to insert symbols and special characters. Learners will also explore inserting illustrations into Word documents.

  • Insert symbols and special characters
  • Add images to a document
  • Create text boxes and pull quotes

 


Module 7: Controlling Page Appearance

In this lesson learners will learn how to edit the page appearance by inserting page borders, watermarks, headers and footers, footnotes and section breaks. Learners will also control the page layout by changing the page size, orientation and adding page breaks. 

  • Apply a Page Border and Color
  • Add a Watermark
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Control Page Layout
  • Insert footnotes and endnotes

 


Module 8: Proofing a Document

This lesson covers using spell check and proofing tools.

  •  Check Spelling and Grammar
  • Other Proofing Tools
  • Check Accessibility

 

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Microsoft Office Word Essentials





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  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
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