Essentials of Microsoft Word

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arrowLevel 2
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pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 07/03/2022

Lancaster & Morecambe College are pleased to offer a Microsoft Word for Beginners workshop for a special price of £80 including refreshments and a light business lunch.
This workshop is suitable for those who have an understanding of MS Word and want to
use it more extensively in a business environment.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Course Activities

Microsoft Word is designed to create a wide variety of professional documents quickly and easily. On this workshop, we will give you the ability to create, amend and manipulate documents for a professional look, investigate some of the more complex functions, create documents with graphics for reports and customise the toolbars.

Topics covered will include:

  • The screen - toolbars, ruler, page setup, margins and tabs

  • Formatting - highlighting, setting tabs, special characters, borders & boxes, paragraphing,

  • headers & footers and styles

  • Formatting long documents - page breaks, page numbers and find & replace

  • Tables - creating, columns/rows, merging & splitting cells, bordering & formatting and

  • sorting

  • Inserting objects - clip art, pictures, word art and smart art.

Course Fees

This course costs £80.00, including exam fees.

You may be eligible for free study if you are 23 or under and this is your first full Level 2 or 3 course. Alternatively, if you are unemployed, receiving an eligible benefit, and taking the course to help you find employment.

You may also be entitled to additional financial support including course materials, uniforms, and childcare expenses depending upon your individual circumstances. Read more about Financial Support for adults.


For more information, advice and guidance please phone Employer Engagement on 01524 521223 or email

Course code: B36122