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Word 2013 Basic


You’ve got, or are getting Microsoft Word 2013. You’ve never used it before, and you don’t know where to start. Never fear! This course will help. If you need to transfer some words from your brain onto your computer, Word is the software to do it with. Aptly named, it’s one of the best known pieces of word processing software that exists.

Because of that, you might feel everyone’s born knowing how to use it. Not true. So don’t worry. This course will help you if you’re using it for the first time, if you’re just unsure, or you’d like to brush up on the basics. Check it out.


We know you want to learn all about Word 2013, but we also know that your time is precious.

That’s the exact reason we’ve created them in small chunks, to enable you to dip in and out when it suits you.

You can spend as little as 3 minutes to learn something new, or refresh your memory if you’ve simply forgotten something.

Or if you’ve a little more time available you could start to crack through one of the courses on your journey to becoming a Word Wizard and supercharging your efficiency and career


  • Getting started
  • Editing and Formatting
  • Proofing
  • Printing Envelopes and Labels


There are no entry requirements in order for you to begin this course.



At the end of this course there is a short assessment which you can take in your own time.



Once a learner has passed the assessment at the end of the course, they will be able to download a learndirect certificate to confirm their progress.


This course is for;

• Anyone new to the Microsoft Word platform

• Anyone who uses Word 2013 for work and needs a refresher

• Anyone looking to pick up handy tips for, what can be, a tricky word processor to master

Need proof of your English and Maths skills? Want to catch up and learn more English and Maths? You can for free when you sign up to this learndirect course.

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