This course is designed for individuals interested in learning the skills necessary to create, edit, and enhance standard business documents using Microsoft Office Word 2010.



Upon successful completion of this course, individuals will be able to:

  • Identify and work with basic Word 2010 tools and features
  • Edit text in a Word document
  • Modify the appearance of text in a Word document
  • Insert special characters and graphical objects
  • Organize data in tables
  • Proof a Word document
  • Control the appearance of pages in a Word document
  • Print a Word document


Microsoft Windows experience


Pre-Word Required



Suggested Class Size

Minimum 3
Maximum 12


Course Length

Full day


Related CoursesLesson 1: Getting Started with Word 2010

Topic 1A: Identify the Components of the Word Interface

Topic 1B: Customize the Word Interface

Topic 1C: Display a Document in Different Views

Topic 1D: Enter Text in a Document

Topic 1E: Save a Document

Lesson 2: Editing Text in a Word Document

Topic 2A: Select Text

Topic 2B: Modify Text

Topic 2C: Find and Replace Text

Lesson 3: Modifying the Appearance of Text in a Word Document

Topic 3A: Apply Character Formatting

Topic 3B: Align Text Using Tabs

Topic 3C: Display Text as List Items

Topic 3D: Modify the Layout of a Paragraph

Topic 3E: Apply Styles

Topic 3F: Manage Formatting

Topic 3G: Apply Borders and Shading

Lesson 4: Inserting Special Characters and Graphical Objects

Topic 4A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
Topic 4B: Add Illustrations to a Document

Lesson 5: Organizing Data in Tables

Topic 5A: Insert a Table

Topic 5B: Modify a Table

Topic 5C: Format a Table

Topic 5D: Convert Text to a Table

Lesson 6: Proofing a Word Document

Topic 6A: Check Spelling and Grammar

Topic 6B: Use the Thesaurus

Lesson 7: Controlling the Appearance of Pages in a Word Document

Topic 7A: Apply a Page Border and Color

Topic 7B: Add a Watermark

Topic 7C: Add Headers and Footers

Lesson 8: Printing Word Documents

Topic 8A: Control Page Layout
Topic 8B: Preview and Print a Document