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Microsoft Word Level 1

Master the essentials of Microsoft Word with this comprehensive course. Learn to navigate the interface, format documents, work with text and paragraphs, create tables, lists, and more. Boost your skills and become a Word pro at NYC Career Centers.

  • Level Beginner
  • Age 18 and older
  • Price $249
  • Location 185 Madison Ave, New York, NY

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  • $249
  • Career Centers @ 185 Madison Ave Suite 1104, New York, NY 10016
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Class Description


What you'll learn in this word training:

Are you a complete beginner to Microsoft Word? Word Level I is the perfect course for you. This seven-hour course provides an overview of Microsoft Word. Word Level I begins with an overview of the Microsoft Word interface, including the user interface and creating and saving documents. At the end of Word Level I, you'll be able to publish reports in a variety of formats.

In this course, you'll learn how to add the most common components to your Word document, including text, images, tables, and lists. The course also covers how to change the look and feel of your document, including page borders, headers, and watermarks. Before publishing your content, you'll also review how to check spelling and grammar, as well as specific tools for researchers.

Today, most offices around the world use Microsoft Word. By getting certified, you'll prove you have the knowledge to work quickly and efficiently. We offer both Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and Microsoft Office Expert (MOE) certification exams. Our one-of-a-kind certification bundle includes course fees, exam fees and proctoring, and the official Microsoft Word exam study guide. You'll also get two hours with the instructor to answer questions and ensure you're ready to sit the exam.

Free Retake
Retake the Microsoft Word Level I course for free within six months.

None, basic computer knowledge

Course Overview

  • Navigating through documents
  • How to format documents
  • Working with text and paragraphs
  • Tables in Word
  • Lists
  • Endnotes, footnotes, and citations
  • Adding Images to Word Documents

Learn more about Microsoft Word Level 1 at NYC Career Centers.


Getting Started with Word

  • Navigate in Microsoft Word
  • Create and Save Word Documents
  • Manage Your Workspace
  • Edit Documents
  • Preview and Print Documents
  • Customize the Word Environment

Formatting Text and Paragraphs

  • Apply Character Formatting
  • Control Paragraph Layout
  • Align Text Using Tabs
  • Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists
  • Apply Borders and Shading

Working More Efficiently

  • Make Repetitive Edits
  • Apply Repetitive Formatting
  • Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks

Managing Lists

  • Sort a List
  • Format a List

Adding Tables

  • Insert a Table
  • Modify a Table
  • Format a Table
  • Convert Text to a Table

Inserting Graphic Objects

  • Insert Symbols and Special Characters
  • Add Images to a Document

Controlling Page Appearance

  • Apply a Page Border and Color
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Control Page Layout
  • Add a Watermark

Preparing to Publish a Document

  • Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability
  • Use Research Tools
  • Check Accessibility
  • Save a Document to Other Formats

Refund Policy

  • Students may cancel up to 11 business days before the class/program start date and receive a refund, less the registration fee (10% of the undiscounted course price).
  • Cancellations within 11 business days are not permitted, but students may reschedule up to 4 business days before the class start date.

For cancellations and reschedules, please email us at [email protected]

Reviews of Classes at NYC Career Centers (679)

(4.5-star rating across 679 reviews)
  • Microsoft Word Level 1

    Anonymous review on 3/24/2020
    I enjoyed the class.The instructor was great.
  • Microsoft Word Level 1

    Reviewed by Mzia S. on 7/26/2017
    Loved the class , loved the teacher
  • Microsoft Word Level 1

    Reviewed by Jean M. on 6/11/2019
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    Reviewed by Diana G. on 11/6/2018
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Students have positive reviews about the Microsoft Word Level 1 class, expressing their enjoyment and appreciation for the instructor. They were able to learn valuable skills and take away useful knowledge from the class. One student mentioned learning how to navigate and utilize various features of Microsoft Word, while another highlighted gaining proficiency in creating and formatting documents. Quotes: 1. "I learned so much in the Microsoft Word Level 1 class. The instructor was great and taught us how to navigate the program and use features I didn't even know existed." 2. "This class was excellent. I loved the teacher and walked away with a better understanding of how to create and format documents effectively in Microsoft Word."

Questions & Answers (2)

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Question from anonymous
Are computers provided?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi there, yes computers with Word are provided for students.
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Question from corrette p.
Hello is this a one day class and is there any weekend classes
Answer from Jenn C. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Corrette! Yes, the course is a one-day class, however, the school only has open sections on weekdays and there are no weekend classes offered yet. If you want, you can save it to your Wishlist so you're immediately notified once the school adds new dates!
Answer from corrette p.
Thanks I'll definitely save
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