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BA~10 - Microsoft Word 2007 - Essentials

Duration: ±6 hours | Course Code: BA~10 | Cost From: R 250.00 per person (US$ 15)

Participants will learn how to use the basic features of Word 2007. This e-learning experience incorporates a hands-on approach to learning.

WordLearners will get a chance to practice some of the basic features right on a computer. Taking the time to learn about the basic features of Word 2007 will increase their document creation skills.

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used applications in the world today, so it’s important to have a firm grasp on the basics. To begin, the Learners will learn basic word processing tasks, such as how to type, delete, and edit text. Then, we’ll look at some of Word 2007 Essential features, including formatting tools, bullets and numbering, themes, and headers and footers.


  • To learn basic word processing tasks, such as how to type, delete, and edit text
  • Understand and be familiar with some of Word’s essentials features, including formatting tools, bullets and numbering, themes, and headers and footers

Target Audience

All staff, members of the public and anyone with Microsoft Word 2007 installed on their machine

Learning Outcomes

Have a knowledge and understanding and capability to:

  1. Open and close Word
  2. Use Word’s new interface
  3. Create a new document and add and edit text
  4. Open, close, and save files
  5. Use Word’s templates
  6. Perform basic word processing functions, such as selecting text; using drag and drop; and using cut, copy, and paste
  7. Check spelling in a document
  8. Format your document at a character, paragraph, page, and document level
  9. Use the basic features of styles
  10. Use Word’s new Themes feature
  11. Print or e-mail a document

Scope & Requirements

Computer with access to the Internet and Microsoft Office 2007 installed and operational.


R 250 per person
$ 15 per person for international students
Group discounts available on request


All Material is subject to Copyright. A Certificate of Completion will be sent to those who complete the course.

Please ensure you have MS Word 2007 installed and running on your computer

Duration: ±6 hours
Course Code: BA~10

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Comet Training is a trading name for The Penny Ferry (Pty) Ltd, a limited liability company established in 1996. The Penny Ferry has been involved in hands-on training and e-learning for many years, specializing in the Marine, Environmental, Tourism, Industrial, Health and Technical markets. Through close associations with other organizations, Comet Training was established to better promote a suite of e-learning applications to the global markets.