Basic Word Processing - Short Courses

At the end of this 1 day workshop, delegates will have a basic understanding of word processing and establish skills sets to use word processing software at work.

Introduction to Word processing
 Accessing word
 The word document
 Tabs and ribbons
 Editing a document
 Saving a document
 Printing a document
Practical training exercises:
 practicing keyboard skills,
 practicing formatting skills,
 practicing cut and paste skills,
 practice grammar and spelling skills,
 practice alignment skills,
 formatting a document
 inserting a table
 writing a letter

This course is suitable for anyone who uses a word processing programme.
This is an introductory / basic skills course. Individuals who already possess these skills may find the Advanced Word Processing course more appropriate.

1 day / 7 hours
This course can be delivered on your premises or within Northumberland College campuses.
It is a mixture of classroom work and practical activities using ICT.

This course is assessed by a practical activity in word processing.
On successful completion of the course, the learner will receive a certificate from Northumberland College.

Learners can progress onto other courses such as Advanced Word, Basic Presentations or Basic Spreadsheets. Details are available upon request.


To book, or for further information, please call Business Engagement on 01670 841268


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