General Description: This course aims to enhance existing skills by covering more specific documentation creation aspects such as working with multiple documents, formatting tables, tabs, lists, merging, section breaks, templates and more.

Learning Outcomes: At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Work with multiple documents
  • Create and format columns
  • Use formatting techniques to position text and paragraphs
  • Modify Word options
  • Work with document properties
  • Create and apply styles
  • Manage styles in a document or template
  • Create and work effectively with themes
  • Create and use templates
  • Learn how to work with section breaks
  • Insert headers and footers into a document
  • Create and work with headers and footers in long and complex documents
  • Create and edit recipient lists
  • Perform a mail merge from scratch
  • Produce address labels from a mailing list
  • Customise mail merges
  • Draw and format shapes
  • Work extensively with shapes
  • Insert and work with text boxes
  • Manage and manipulate text boxes
  • Use table features to improve the layout and format of tables
  • Enhance and correct pictures

Prerequisites: Microsoft Word – Level 2 assumes a basic understanding of the software. It would also be beneficial to have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system environment.