Need to Get Started With Word?

Good news! You've come to the right place!

We walk you through how to navigate the tabs and ribbons, how to set up your spellchecker and autocorrects, along with giving you lots of excellent shortcuts and tips. You'll be off to a great start and understand the Microsoft Word program much better when you finish this course!

What's in this course?

Topics included in this course:

  • Tabs & Ribbons
  • Shortcuts & Tips
  • Spell & AutoCorrect

This is a self-study course and contains:

  • 28 videos with step-by-step directions
  • 21 downloads of instructions to store, print, and keep
  • Sample files
  • Lots of hands-on practice
  • 6 graded quizzes
  • ┬áCertificate of Completion

Please click the down arrow at the bottom of the curriculum on this page to see everything included in this course.

Time to complete this course, following all steps and practicing the items in the lectures, is approximately five (5) clock hours.

This course is great for the beginner or as refresher training!

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Hi there!

Thanks for stopping by! I'm Linda Wilson, CCR, a certified stenographic court reporter for many years, business owner, and mother.

This is a course in a collection of self-study courses teaching various aspects of Word, ideal for a beginner or as refresher training for a seasoned Word user.

Bite-sized learning.
Easy to understand.
Instant access.

Whether inputting text in Word to be edited or proofed -- or editing, proofing, or transcribing in Word -- this course is for you!