Certificate in Word 2010 Essentials Online Short Course

Provider Courses for Success
Course Outcome Certificate of Completion
Study Mode Online
Duration 6-8 hours
Start Date Anytime – start today!
Cost $199.00
  • What you'll learn


    Get stuck into the Word 2010 Essentials Online Short Course, delivered by Courses for Success, and you’ll learn the basic skills needed for everyday use of Word 2010 software. By learning how to use Word, you’ll gain several advantages in both professional and private settings.

    During this course, you’ll learn how to use the program and recognise all of the components of its interface. You’ll also learn how to load existing documents and how to create new ones, as you’re walking through how to create, edit, spell check and format your document. Lastly, you’ll learn how to share finished documents with others via email, print and more.

    This course is laid out in distinct units, covering areas such as general usage, document creation, and formatting. This organised approach to learning assures you’ll understand and retain the knowledge you need.     

    After purchasing this course, you will be provided with unlimited, lifetime access to its materials.

  • Ideal for


    This course is most useful for beginners, who want to learn Word 2010 but have limited past experience with the program.

    Ideal for home users and professionals alike, this course will give you everything you need to competently operate the basic features of this word processing tool.

    There are no formal entry requirements for this short course, however you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to access course materials.

  • Career Outcomes


    By the time you have completed this course, you’ll be able to open and make general use of Word 2010. You’ll be able to confidently create, edit, and share simple Word documents.

    Completion of this short course will see you awarded with a Courses For Success certificate of completion.

  • Course Content


    Module 1: getting started  

    • Course objectives

    Module 2: opening and closing Word  

    • Opening Word
    • Understanding the interface
    • Using Backstage View
    • Creating a blank document
    • Closing Word

    Module 3: working with documents 

    • Saving files
    • Opening files
    • Closing files
    • Creating a document from a template
    • Using the recent list

    Module 4: your first document 

    • Typing text
    • Selecting text with the mouse or keyboard
    • Dragging and dropping text
    • Starting a new page

    Module 5: basic editing tasks

    • Using cut, copy, and paste
    • Using the Office clipboard
    • Using undo and redo
    • Finding and replacing text
    • Setting paste options
    • Using the selection pane

    Module 6: basic formatting tasks 

    • Understanding levels of formatting
    • Changing font face and size
    • Changing the font colour
    • Adding font enhancements
    • Adding a visual effect
    • Clearing formatting

    Module 7: advanced formatting tasks 

    • Highlighting text
    • Changing case
    • Using the format painter
    • Using the font dialog
    • Setting open text options

    Module 8: formatting paragraphs 

    • Changing spacing
    • Setting the alignment
    • Adding bullets and numbering
    • Adding borders and shading

    Module 9: working with styles 

    • About styles
    • Applying a style
    • Changing the style set
    • Changing the theme
    • Changing theme elements

    Module 10: formatting the page  

    • Adding headers and footers
    • Formatting text as columns
    • Changing page orientation
    • Changing the page colour
    • Adding a page border
    • Using the page setup dialog

    Module 11: adding the finishing touches 

    • Checking your spelling
    • Previewing your document
    • Printing your document
    • Emailing your document

    Module 12: wrapping up  

    • Words from the wise
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  • Why Courses for Success?

    Courses for Success

    Boasting one of the most extensive and diverse course lists on offer, Courses for Success have hundreds of online courses. With everything from accounting to art, wedding planning to web design, they are a great option for anyone with specific professional development needs or with a particular hobby to pursue – there really is a course to suit everyone.

    Courses for Success has developed its own online courses and utilises the latest technology to deliver them at affordable prices across ten countries. They have also partnered with some of Australia’s leading training providers to offer a range of accredited courses, with accessibility their main aim.

    As a student of Courses for Success, you’ll benefit from 24/7 access to your online course materials, enabling you to study whenever and wherever you want.

    You will also receive ongoing support from a tutor who is available to answer your questions and help keep you motivated as you may your way through the course material.