Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 6pm

What Will Be Taught For This Word Processing Course?

The course empowers the trainee to demonstrate the ability to use a word processing application on a personal computer. He or she will understand and be able to accomplish basic operations associated with creating, formatting and finishing a word processing document ready for distribution. The trainee will be able to demonstrate competence in using some of the more intermediate features associated with word processing applications such as creating standard tables, using pictures and images within a document and importing objects.

Module 1. Exploring Microsoft Word 2013
  • Starting Word 2013
  • The User Interface
  • The Backstage View
  • Converting Documents
  • Word Options
  • The Quick Access Toolbar
  • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Customizing Tabs
  • Customizing the Ribbon
  • Using the Mini Toolbar
  • Using Ribbons and Tabs
  • Using Dialog Box Launchers
  • Using Program Tabs
  • Using Contextual Tabs
  • Using Live Preview
  • Practice - Exiting Word
Module 2. Working With Documents
  • Entering Text
  • Saving a Document
  • Using Save As
  • Closing a Document
  • Creating a New Document
  • Opening an Existing Document
  • Document Navigation
  • Selecting Text
  • Practice – Working With Documents
Module 3. Document Views
  • Changing the View
  • Hiding White Spaces
  • Full Screen Reading View
  • Zooming In/Out
  • Display/Hide the Ruler
  • Formatting Marks
  • Opening Multiple Documents
  • Switching between Documents
  • Comparing Side by Side Documents
  • Using Synchronous Scrolling
  • Practice - Document Views
Module 4. Editing Text
  • Inserting Text in a Document
  • Deleting Text
  • Copying, Moving /Pasting Text
  • Paste Options
  • Using the Clipboard
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Practice – Editing Text
Module 5. Formatting Text
  • Formatting Text
  • Changing Fonts
  • Changing Font Size
  • Applying Bold/Italic Formats
  • Underlining
  • Highlighting
  • Applying Text Effects
  • Format Painter
  • Changing Capitalization
  • Clearing Formats
  • Practice – Formatting Text
Module 6. Formatting Paragraphs
  • Aligning Paragraphs
  • Aligning Text with Click and Type
  • Paragraph Spacing
  • Line Spacing
  • Copying Paragraph Formats
  • Practice – Formatting Paragraphs
Module 7. Paragraph Indention
  • Left Indent
  • First Line Indent
  • Hanging Indent
  • Right Indent
  • Practice – Paragraph Indention
Module 8. Document Themes
  • Selecting a Theme
  • Changing Theme Colors
  • Changing Theme Fonts
  • Changing Theme Effects
  • Practice - Document Themes
Module 9. Bullets and Numbering
  • Typing a Numbered or Bulleted List
  • Applying Numbers or Bullets to Text
  • Deleting a Numbered or Bulleted Item
  • Adding a Numbered or Bulleted Item
  • Removing Numbers or Bullets from Text
  • Changing a Bullet or Number Style
  • Practice – Bullets and Numbering
Module 10. Checking Spelling and Grammar
  • Checking Spelling/Grammar as You Type
  • Adding to the Custom Dictionary
  • Setting Global Spelling Checker Settings
  • Setting Exceptions for a Document
  • Using the Exclusion Dictionary
  • Running the Spelling Checker
  • Running the Grammar Checker
  • Selecting Grammar and Style Options
  • Using Contextual Spelling
  • Practice - Checking Spelling and Grammar
Module 11. Using Find and Replace
  • Using Find
  • Using Find Options
  • Finding Special Characters
  • Finding a Format
  • Using Replace
  • Practice - Using Find and Replace
Module 12. Document Formatting
  • Inserting a Manual Page Break
  • Removing a Manual Page Break
  • Page Orientation
  • Setting the Margins
  • Changing the Paper Size
  • Changing the Vertical Alignment
  • Practice - Document Formatting
Module 13. Headers and Footers
  • Using the Header/Footer Galleries
  • Inserting Page Numbers
  • Inserting the Current Date
  • Creating a First Page Header/Footer
  • Practice - Headers and Footers
Module 14. Working with Tables
  • Inserting a Table
  • Table Navigation
  • Adding Text to a Table
  • Table Styles
  • Hiding and Showing Gridlines
  • Drawing a Table
  • Converting Text to a Table
  • Practice - Working with Tables
Module 15. Inserting Graphics
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Inserting a Picture
  • Formatting Pictures
  • Creating Watermarks
  • Practice - Inserting Graphics
Module 16. Using Mail Merge
  • Use Mail Merge
  • Practice – Using Mail Merge

Who Should Attend This Word Processing Training?

Highly recommended for beginners with none or limited knowledge in Microsoft Word looking to equip themselves with a foundational understanding of the programmes functions for daily work.

Pre-requisite

An understanding of Windows / MS Word 2007/2010 would be an advantage.

  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $91 $117.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60
  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $91 $117.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60
  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60

Remarks:

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding.
  • This course is eligible for using PSEA funds.

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 80%of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary (no dollar cap)

Terms & Conditions

  • All prices stated above are in Singapore Dollars (SGD). This funding support is only applicable for Singapore Citizen and Permanent Residents.
  • Trainee must attained minimum 75% attendance and pass ALL Assessments/Exams in order to qualify for Funding.
  • Trainee undertakes to reimburse ST Electronics (e-Services) FULL course fees should he/she be ineligible for course fee grant. ST Electronics (e-Services) is not liable for any other funding not approved by WSG.
  • ST Electronics (e-Services) reserves the right to change the date or venue without prior notice.
  • ST Electronics (e-Services) reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the course due to class size or unforeseen circumstances.


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