Word 2013 / 2016 - Introduction Training


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This course covers the basic skills and concepts students need to use Microsoft Word 2013 / 2016 productively and efficiently. After an introduction to Word's window components, students will learn how to create and save documents and how to navigate documents. Then they will edit, copy and paste, and find and replace text. They will also learn how to enhance the appearance of a document by using various formatting options. In addition, they will create tables, adjust page layout, work with graphics, use styles and outlines, and proof and print documents. This course will help students prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist core-level exam for Word 2013 or higher and the Microsoft Office Specialist Expert exam for Word 2013 or higher. For comprehensive certification training, students should complete the Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced courses for Word.

Live Online Schedule

  • Dec 12 CLOSED
  • Jan 16
  • Feb 20
  • Mar 25




You will need the following software/setup for this class:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office 2013 or 2016
  • Internet Explorer 9 (Another browser can be used, but students will not be able to complete the “Inserting hyperlinks” activity in Unit 2 unless a browser is installed.)
  • Adobe Reader (Students will not be able to complete the “Saving a file as a static document” activity in Unit 7 unless a browser is installed.)
  • A printer driver (An actual printer is not required, but students will not be able to complete the “Specifying print settings” activity in Unit 7 unless a driver is installed.)


Word 2013 / 2016 - Introduction

  • Getting started
    • The Word window
    • New documents
    • Document navigation
  • Editing text
    • Working with text
    • The Undo and Redo commands
    • Cut, copy, and paste
    • Find and replace
  • Formatting text
    • Character formatting
    • Tab settings
    • Paragraph formatting
    • Paragraph spacing and indents
  • Tables
    • Creating tables
    • Working with table content
    • Changing the table structure
  • Page layout
    • Headers and footers
    • Page setup
  • Graphics
    • Adding graphics and clip art
    • Working with graphics
  • Proofing, printing, and exporting
    • Spelling and grammar
    • AutoCorrect
    • Printing and exporting documents