This training class covers advanced topics in Word for users who want to build complex, interactive documents using automation features.
Training Class Goals
Students exiting this class will be able to use automation features in Word to build complex documents and templates that employ the advanced features of the program.
Foundational skills in Word and solid computer skills. The class is designed for those who work in the software very regularly.
Microsoft Word Advanced Training Topics Covered
Using Mail Merge
- Creating labels
- Mail merge letters
- Using data from external sources
- Importing and formatting data
Creating Forms & Templates
- Form layout
- Drop down menus
- Check boxes
- Text form fields
- Duplicating content controls
Tables of contents
- Automating with headings
- Hyperlinks in a document
- Cross references
- Word count
- Readability statistics
- Recording a macro
- Adding the macro to the Quick Access Toolbar
- Pre-Creating Word Macros
Microsoft Word 2007 and 2010 are very similar. Students with either version should be comfortable in this combined class.
Word 2003 is very different from 2007 and 2010. Students with 2003 should take classes taught in that version.
Word 2007 / 2010
- Uses the Ribbon and command icons for navigation.
- Navigation Pane
- Tool Bars and Menus for navigation
Which version of Word do I have?