Word 2013: Advanced

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Course Description

This ILT Series course covers advanced skills and concepts students need to use Microsoft Word 2013 productively and efficiently. Students will learn how to work with fields and perform a mail merge. Then they will insert SmartArt diagrams, work with shapes, and format text graphically. They will also learn how to format a document by adding sections, columns, and design elements such as watermarks and themes. In addition, they will learn how to use document references such as citations, indexes, and tables of contents. They will use Track Changes and prepare documents for sharing and exporting. Finally, they will add interactive elements such as forms and content from other applications, and they will learn to work more efficiently in Word by customizing the ribbon, creating macros, using building blocks, and inserting subdocuments.


Students should be comfortable with basic navigation tasks of the Windows environment and have a good understanding of Microsoft Word. Students will ideally have attended Microsoft Word 2013: Intermediate.


This course is designed for students who wish to learn the advanced operations of the Word 2013 program to perform their day-to-day responsibilities and to understand what advantages using this program can bring to their business processes.

Course Content

    Mail Merge
  • Form letters
  • Data sources for the recipient list
  • Mailing labels and envelopes

  • Creating diagrams
  • Working with shapes
  • Formatting text graphically

    Advanced document formatting
  • Creating and formatting sections
  • Working with columns
  • Document design

    Document references
  • Tables of contents and captions
  • Indexes, bibliographies, and footnotes

    Document sharing
  • Document properties
  • Tracking changes
  • Finalizing documents

    Document interactivity
  • Creating forms
  • Inserting objects and charts
  • Web pages

    Working in Word efficiently
  • Customizing the ribbon
  • Macros

For More Information

For training inquiries, call 850-308-1376

or email us at eramos@gbsi.com

Course Details

Duration - 1 day
Price - $250.00 USD

(Discounts may apply. Call for more information.)

Course Actions

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