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Microsoft Word Level 1

Microsoft Office version 2013, 2016 & 365

Beginner and Intermediate

This unique one-day workshop offering, is specifically designed to offer business people a comprehensive overview of the basic and intermediate functions available on Microsoft Word.

Create elegant, professional-looking documents quickly and easily
Demonstrating straightforward functions that allow for easy-to-read, professional documents, this interactive one-day learning experience allows delegates ample opportunity to complete practical exercises and anchor the techniques learned.

Be empowered with exciting new skills
If you're ready to take your understanding of Microsoft Word to the next level, then this unique course is for you. This 1-day intensive programme, will empower you with exciting new skills.

Set up professional documents easily and effortlessly
Learn skills such as how to quickly and efficiently set up professional documents, create and modify styles, merge documents, use ClipArt and images and much more. As this workshop features many practical applications of Word functions applicable to everyday work, this interactive experience will leave you easily able to give your Word documents a professional and elegant finish that will wow colleagues and recipients alike.

Practical learning sessions with templates and exercises
In addition, each delegate will have the opportunity to set up a variety of documents during the course and will complete a set of exercises and practical learning sessions to further anchor and establish the new techniques you've learned.



Front Foot Strategic Consulting has been awarded accreditation status as a provider of Education and Training in terms of the South African Qualification Authority Act.

End user computing

NQF Level 3, credits 13

Our Microsoft workshop presenters are Microsoft Certified Trainers and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialists


Front Foot is a Majority Black-Owned Level 2 EME – 125% Recognition

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Introduction to Word

  • The Word Window Components
  • Edit the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Use Alt for Shortcut keys
  • Create a New Document
  • Add Text to a Document
  • Use Undo and Redo
  • Document Navigation
  • Text Navigation Techniques
  • Text Selection Techniques
  • Save a Document
  • Copy a Document
  • Open an Existing Document
  • Help
Manipulating Text in a Document
  • Move and Copy Text
  • Delete Text
  • Find and Replace Text
  • Use Quick Parts

Text Formatting Techniques

  • General Text Formatting
  • Use the Highlight Tool
  • Use Format Painter
  • Find and Replace Text Formatting
  • Clear Formatting

Paragraph Formatting Techniques

  • Paragraph Alignment
  • Line Spacing
  • Paragraph Indents
  • Borders and Shading

Customised Formatting

  • Changing character spacing

Using Styles in your Document

  • Styles
  • Appling a Default Style
  • Modifying a Style
  • Creating a New Style

Managing Lists

  • Create Bulleted Lists
  • Remove Bullets
  • Changing the format of the bullets
  • Customising your bullets
  • Create Numbered Lists
  • Remove Numbers
  • Formatting a Numbered List
  • Customizing your numbering
  • Restart numbering
  • Sorting a list
  • Outline numbering

Add Tables to a Document

  • Work with Tabs
  • Insert a Table
  • Adjust Table Properties
  • Add Rows and Columns
  • Merge, Split Cells and Split Table
  • Delete Rows, Columns and Tables
  • Add Text to a Table
  • Drawing your own Table
  • The Table Tools Ribbon
  • Apply Table Styles
  • Adding borders to your table
  • Changing the Borders of the Table
  • Calculations in a table

Graphic and Special Elements

  • Insert Symbols and Special Characters
  • Insert Clip Art
  • Adding an AutoShape
  • Resizing an AutoShape
  • Modifying an AutoShape
  • Adding WordArt to your document
  • Using Text Boxes in your document

Working with Pictures and Shapes

  • Adding a picture to your document
  • Changing the size of a picture
  • Using the picture ribbon

Proof a Document

  • Spell Check a Document
  • Substitute Words with the Thesaurus
  • Word Count

Setup for Printing

  • Preview a Document
  • Set Page Orientation
  • Adjust Page Margins
  • Create a Header and a Footer
  • Insert and Remove Page Breaks
  • Printing


  • Using a Built-in Template
  • Creating your own Template
  • Opening a template that you created

Who should attend?

  • Any decision maker who would like to get the most out of their software
  • Financial managers, bookkeepers, analysts and researchers
  • Secretaries and personal assistants

Training approach

Our workshop presenters use interactive tools that allow learners to learn by doing.

The experience for learners is fun, rewarding, lasting and integrative, whilst employers are assured of a high return on investment in training.

Front Foot courses are compiled and presented by subject matter experts
and industry specialists to ensure the highest and most current standard of excellence in all our workshops and training
Event Information:
Date: 12th November 2020 at Benvenuto Conference in Randburg

12th November 2020 at Benvenuto Conference in Randburg

3rd December 2020 at Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg

25th January 2021 at Benvenuto Conference in Randburg

8th February 2021 at Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg

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Duration: 1 Day
Cost: R2 350.00 excl VAT
R2 702.50 incl VAT
Surcharge: Strict Halaal and Kosher meals carry an additional surcharge

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10% discount for two or more delegates

10% discount if you attend two or more workshops

15% discount for four or more delegates

In-house at your offices
discount for 5 or more delegates

30% discount for 8 or more delegates

35% discount for 10 or more delegates

We provide laptops for in-house computer-based training sessions



Contact Adele on
011 867 7299 or email

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Microsoft workshop presenters are Certified Microsoft Office Specialists
We offer on-going email support after attending any Microsoft workshop for an unlimited period of time

Workbooks and workshops are aligned to the prevailing Unit Standard;
Front Foot provide business training to business people;
Training is held at premium training venues