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ECDL MS Word Advanced

This is equivalent to ECDL Advanced module.

In this workshop learners can demonstrate their ability to use the advanced features of word processing applications to enhance their work, improve productivity and save time.

After completing this workshop the learner should be able to:

  • Apply advanced text, paragraph, column and table formatting including converting text to a table and vice versa.
  • Work with referencing features like footnotes, endnotes and captions; create tables of contents, indexes and cross-references.
  • Enhance productivity by using fields, forms and templates.
  • Apply advanced mail merge techniques and work with automation features like macros.
  • Use linking and embedding features to integrate data.
  • Collaborate on and review documents.
  • Work with master documents and sub documents, and apply document security features.
  • Work with watermarks, sections, and headers and footers in a document.

Who is it for?

Learners would include individuals who use a wide range of advanced functionalities within a word processing application in a personal or professional context.

  • Prospective learners should ideally have previous experience using computers.
  • Knowledge of word processing (e.g. gained from the Word Processing Basics Workshop or ECDL/ECDL Extras qualification) is also required.

What Qualifications will be received?

  • All attendees will receive a Certificate of Achievement on completion.
  • You can choose to sit the ECDL exam for the modules you have completed

There are further opportunities for learners to build upon what they have learnt. For Example:

  1. Progress to the Advanced Workshop
  2. Attend further workshops and courses which can be used to build up a full IT User Qualification e.g.
  • BCS ITQ qualification
  • European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)

We also operate a number of community skills clubs which improve your earning potential and provide a mutually supportive social outlet.
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