Microsoft Essential Skills

This course covers the Microsoft Office essentials of Word, Excel and PowerPoint

What's in this course?

1. Microsoft Word 
2. Microsoft Excel
3. Microsoft Powerpoint
1. Microsoft Word 
2. Microsoft Excel
3. Microsoft Powerpoint
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  • What's in this course?
  • 1. Microsoft Word 
  • 2. Microsoft Excel
  • 3. Microsoft Powerpoint
Note: this course gives you 3 months access to course content and includes our FREE Employability Skills course and access to additional learning in materials, tests and quizzes. 
Beginner level
8
hours
5
Modules

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About this course

Learn the essential fundamentals of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

This online course can help you build relevant knowledge and skills in the core Microsoft Office software applications for business. You'll learn tips and techniques on how to use all 3 applications including: how to create documents and templates, common Excel functions used in day-to-day business and get to grips with building presentations that can really impress in PowerPoint.

What will you learn

Word:
  • Create Word documents
  • Techniques to create dynamic layouts
  • Preparing documents for printing and exporting
  • Format documents effectively using Word Styles
  • Control page formatting and flow
  • Create and Manage Table Layouts
  • Work with Tab Stops to Align Content Properly
  • Perform Mail Merges to create Mailing Labels and Form Letters
  • Build and Deliver Word Forms
  • Manage Templates
  • Track and Accept/Reject Changes to a Document
Excel:
  • Familarise yourself with the Microsoft Excel interface, templates andlearn how to quickly access tools and features
  • How to create mathematical formulas and work with relative andabsolute references
  • Formulate text, cells and rows within a spreadsheet
  • Vital key shortcuts to improve productivity
Powerpoint:
  • Create a fully-animated and transition-filled business presentation
  • Rapidly improve your workflow and design skills
  • Minimize text quantity on presentations by using graphs and images
  • Course Outline

  • Modules
Microsoft Word
  • Introduction to Microsoft Word 
  • Formatting and Editing 
  • Inserting and adding Object, Tables etc. 
  • Save, Print and Sharing file with other users 
  • Common Shortcuts keys – Productivity enhancer
Microsoft Excel
  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel
  • Working with Worksheet 
  • Working with data and function
  • Save, Print and Sharing file with other users 
  • Common Shortcuts keys – Productivity enhancer
Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Introduction to Power Point  
  • Slide Formatting   
  • Slide Animation and transition 
  • Record Presentation   
  • Review Document  
  • Save, Print and Sharing file with other users   
  • Common Shortcuts keys – Productivity enhancer  

Why should you take this course?
This is the perfect course for those who need a good grounding in 3 key Microsoft applications. These software packages are universally used in almost all businesses, schools and organisations – large or small. Knowing these applications could help you pivot into a new career or simply give you the confidence you’re looking for to apply for roles you might normally not.

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Essential level
20
hours
3
Modules

Meet your trainer

Neeraj Kumar
Microsoft and IT Specialist
Neeraj is our resident Microsoft Office trainer with 12 years' experience in the Education and IT industry. He has spent his career supporting professionals in navigating through the most commonly used applications in schools and the workplace.

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