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MS Word Training Options

Microsoft Word is widely used word processing software and it is fantastic for creating text based documents. It has many tools and features which allow you to create letters, labels, reports, newsletters. 

 

The majority of businesses use this software on a daily basis, however; Are you working efficiently? Could you be more productive? Could you achieve more professional results? If so, we are here to help.

Let us run a free skills analysis for you. Find out what tools could help your employees become more productive and then decide whether a workshop, 1:1 coaching session or access to online e-learning content could help your business.

 

If you are looking for an off-the-shelf course, the Word software contains many features which are business sector relevant, so we have put together a selection of short workshops (which are also available via e-learning) to target these specific tools. Get in touch to book up to 8 delegates on to a course at your office location now. 

Skills Based Word Workshops

Professional Documents Word 2019 & 365

A short course which looks at how to maximise the use of Word Styles and Formatting features to allow you to quickly and efficiently create branded corporate documents.

  • Importance of a house style
  • Using Word Styles
  • Creating and editing Word Styles
  • Applying Automatic Numbering
  • Creating bespoke Automatic Numbering Styles
  • Document layout
  • Navigation
  • Creating a standard Table of Contents

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

Referencing Documents in Word 2019 & 365

A short course for those that create lengthy text documents. This workshop works well alongside "Professional Documents".

  • Inserting & updating table of contents
  • Working with footnotes
  • Understanding electronic cross references
  • Adding a bibliography
  • Using researching and thesaurus tools

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

Using Collaboration Tools in Word 2019 & 365

A fantastic workshop for delegates who work with travelling documents, such as Solicitors, or sales teams who are signing off on contracts.  It looks at all of Word's collaboration tools and when and where to use them.

  • Tracking changes
  • Viewing markup
  • Reviewing changes
  • Comparing content
  • Merging content

For businesses using Office 365 the collaboration tools and co-editing tools will also be included in this workshop.  

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

Speed Up Mail Merge in Word 2019 & 365

In this course you will learn the benefits of using mail merge to quickly produce bulk letters, labels, emails and documents.

  • Mail merge terminology
  • Mail merge data sources
  • The different mail merge fields
  • Testing a mail merge
  • Producing content

 

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

New features Word 2019 & 365

A workshop for existing Word users who are moving or have moved to Word 2019 or Word via Office 365. It looks at the new tools and advanced features now available.

  • New Reading Modes
  • Insert 3D models
  • Insert Icons and SVG's
  • Improved translation tools
  • Working with digital pens

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

Using Structure Tools in Word 2019 & 365

A workshop which looks at the different structure tools available to arrange lengthy and complex documents

  • Working with complex tables
  • Formatting tables professionally
  • Section breaks
  • Working with columns
  • Modifying page layouts within a document

This workshop is designed to be run on-site for up to 8 delegates.  All support materials and exercises are provided.  Hardware can be provided at an additional charge.

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Creating memorable learning through flexiblity 

We won’t categorise your employees into beginner, intermediate and advanced as we find this restricting. However we will design workshops around the skill sets your employees need to succeed in their current and future roles.

 

We probably can’t provide all of the answers to all of your questions online so please call us on 0333 344 4031  to discuss your requirements or book your free 1 hour no-obligation consultation. 

 

The workshop content above is provided purely as a guide as all Green Shoots Learning courses are customised to best suit your business requirements. Pre-workshop consultancy is provided for all bookings, either in person or over the telephone where we will work with you to build in your company procedures and best practice.  

 

All workshops and courses include full support materials accessed from The GSL-Anytime platform, note-pad and pen, all exercises and any printed handouts required for the day, on-line evaluation, personal action cards, individual 4 week delegate follow up and a full post-workshop Client report.

 

Our workshops can be run on-site or at a convenient public location (we will even sort out room hire for you if needed), across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

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