What will I learn?

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Our Microsoft Word Foundation course is designed for new or self-taught users of the software.

You’ll learn:

  • the basics of creating a document
  • how to insert, edit, format and proof read text
  • how to prepare documents for printing and save files efficiently.

No previous experience of Word is required to attend the course, but you should have a basic understanding of PCs, including familiarity with a keyboard and mouse.


Book Word Foundation Training

For companies who need to train groups of staff either remotely or in-person.

  • One full day course
  • Up to 10 delegates
  • Flexible in-house training dates
  • Face-to-face training
  • In-house or a venue of choice
  • Virtual training option
Laura Cutmore

Laura Cutmore

Laura is dedicated to up-skilling individuals and teams and passionate about helping delegates build confidence and save time with the tools they need to get their jobs done. She has a strong background in all aspects of the training lifecycle and brings over 20 years’ experience of design and delivery in the training industry. Laura specialises in the Microsoft 365 suite and enjoys the challenge of keeping up to date with Microsoft 365 applications.

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Staff Word Assessment

Use our Free Assessment Tool to review the level of staff training required. We will deliver the right course to the right people, delivering results.


Full Course Content

Introduction to Word

  • Tour the Word Interface
  • Document Views
  • Zoom Control
  • Immersive Reader and Focus Mode
  • Get Help
  • Navigate a Document

Create Basic Documents

  • Insert, Edit and Delete Text
  • Use the Dictate Tool
  • Change Case
  • Use Undo / Redo
  • Save vs Save As
  • Close and Open Documents
  • Find and Pin Recent Documents

Apply Character Formatting

  • Select Text and Paragraphs
  • Apply Bold, Italics and Underline
  • Change Font Size and Colour
  • Clear Formatting
  • Use Format Painter

Move and Copy

  • Use Cut, Copy and Paste
  • View the Clipboard
  • Move and Copy between Documents

Apply Paragraph Formatting

  • Align Paragraphs
  • Line and Paragraph Spacing
  • Indent Paragraphs
  • Apply Simple Bullets and Numbering
  • Apply Borders and Shading

Control Page Appearance

  • Change Page Margins
  • Change Page Orientation
  • Insert Page Breaks
  • Insert Page Numbering

Use Proofing Tools

  • Use Editor for Spelling and Grammar
  • AutoCorrect and AutoComplete
  • Find and Replace

Print Documents

  • Preview Documents for Printing
  • Print All or Part of a Document
  • Print Envelopes and Labels
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Word Training – Business Benefits

By investing in people, you can give your team all the necessary skills they need to help support your organisation’s goals.

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Word Training - People Development

Completing our Word training course will give you additional skills you need to help support your career development.

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Flexible Word Training Courses

  • Online or face-to-face in-house training
  • Individual delegates or group training
  • Flexible dates to fit schedules

Why choose TrainingU?

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Established over a decade ago by a team of knowledgeable training experts, we are passionate about delivering excellent training that makes a real difference.

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All our trainers are qualified and experienced Word trainers that will deliver the highest level of training to you and your team.

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Working together with our clients, understanding their needs and desired learning outcomes, to deliver a personalised learning solution.

Your complete training solution

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Before Training

Our Skills Assessment will ensure staff attend the correct level of training. Based on results, we will organise the training sessions required, who will take them and the level to best match the skills needed.

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During Training

We provide first class training with highly experienced trainers. Courses include lots of exercises, practise and interactivity throughout, maximising learning whether delivered online or at your offices.

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After Training

We will grant you organisation free access to our suite of online Word resources. In addition, we provide free post training support to ensure your staff utilise their new skills effectively.

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Enquire & Book Word Training

Simply fill out the contact form or call 0333 344 6630 to make an enquiry, book your Word training or assess your staff Word training levels.