The goals of this introduction to Word course (Geneva):

This introduction to Word course (Geneva) will enable you to create documents using Word with original layout.

Open to everyone.

Course requirements
Windows basics

Practical exercises
This introduction to Word course, which is based on realistic simulation exercises and a comparison of different practices, will equip participants with techniques that can be used directly.


Familiarising yourself with the Microsoft Word environment and managing Word documents

  • Opening a new Word document
  • Opening, saving and closing an existing Word document
  • Learning how to use the status bar, toolbar and display options

Designing a Word document

  • Entering, changing and moving text
  • Deleting a text area
  • Using the copy / paste and cut / paste functions

Formatting a Word document

  • Setting the font and style of text and other attributes
  • Selecting paragraph options: alignment, indentation, spacing, line spacing.
  • Inserting bullet lists or numbers
  • Copying and pasting layout
  • Using automatic formatting

Creating tables

  • Designing a table and entering text
  • Resizing a table
  • Inserting, moving or deleting a row or column
  • Defining the formatting and text wrap

Refining the presentation of a Word document

  • Inserting page numbers and/or numbering
  • Inserting headers and footers
  • Correcting your Word document using Microsoft Word tools: using automatic correction, spell and grammar check, and the thesaurus

Formatting and printing Word documents

  • Setting the layout options: margins and orientation of a Word document (portrait or landscape), page numbering, borders, etc.
  • Using “print preview”

Course diploma / certificate

A certificate is obtained at the conclusion of the introduction to Word course.

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