MS Word 2007™ – Level 1

Efficient Tools for Working with a Workplace Essential

Microsoft Word is one of the oldest and most versatile software programs available today. It can be used for word processing, drawing, spreadsheets, HTML, and more. It is a standard for the creation of numerous documents such as letters, mailings, tables, flyers and more. This is the piece of software that is the most used in the workplace.

In addition to word processing, you can also use Word for pictures, tables, charts, and diagrams.

In this one day workshop, you will be able to learn the basics of Microsoft Word 2007: create, format, edit and save documents.

This workshop is offered within organizations for groups of 5 people or more.

Course duration: 1 day

Program Topics


Getting Started

  • Customizing and Using the Quick Launch Toolbar
  • Starting Word 07
  • Opening and Saving Documents
  • Using the Save as Dialog Window
  • Working with the View Ribbon
  • Printing and Viewing Documents

Exploring the New Interface

  • The Default Values of Word 07
  • The Microsoft Office Button
  • The Ribbons
  • The Quick Access toolbar
  • The New Page Layout
  • The Status Bar
  • The Office XML File Format

Creating Documents

  • Working with Word Processor
  • Indenting using the Ruler
  • Setting Tabs using the Ruler
  • Setting Tabs using the Tabs…Dialog Box
  • Using Drag and Drop
  • Understanding the Clip Board
  • Working with the Select Object Control
  • Finding and Replacing Text and Font Attributes

Formatting, Page Layout and Styles

  • Formatting Text and Paragraphs
  • Using the Format Painter
  • Introducing the New Style Gallery
  • Using Change Styles
  • Displaying and using the Style Dialog Box
  • Using the Page Setup and Page Background Clusters
  • Understanding and using Themes

Enhancing Documents

  • Inserting a Blank Page or Cover Page
  • Introducing the new Illustrations Cluster
  • Creating Headers and Footers
  • Inserting Page Numbers
  • Inserting Sections Breaks
  • Working with Columns
  • Inserting Objects, Symbols and Special Characters
  • Using Quick Parts

Working with Tables

  • Creating Tables using the Table Cluster on the Insert Ribbon
  • Navigating in a Table
  • Modifying and Formatting Tables

Proofing your Document

  • Setting Up the Default Values
  • Working with the Proofing Cluster
  • Protecting Documents

At the end of this workshop, you will be able to:

  • Know the basics of the Word 2007 version
  • Create simple documents
  • Change fonts attributes
  • Format texts and paragraphs
  • Create and Format tables
  • Insert Pictures and Illustrations
  • Apply Styles and Themes
  • Create headers and footers

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who needs to create documents using Microsoft Word and wants to learn more efficient ways to make use of this powerful software.

For more information on this workshop, please contact:
Sophie Gouédard
Tel: 613-234-2020, ext. 21

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