Word Advanced Course

Our Advanced Microsoft Word course will empower you to take Word beyond basic word processing to its full potential as one of your main productivity tools. Building on our Word Introduction and Intermediate training, the Advanced class will broaden your understanding of sophisticated tools and techniques for dealing with long documents, creating fillable forms, and tracking changes for collaboration, and much more.


  • strong understanding of Microsoft Windows file management
  • the concepts of right-clicking and object property selection
  • successful completion of Microsoft Word Intermediate class or equivalent experience using styles, sections, columns, and pages.

Working With Charts

  • Creating A Chart
  • Resizing A Chart
  • Changing The Layout And Style
  • Labeling Chart Elements
  • Formatting Chart Text
  • Formatting Chart Elements
  • Changing The Chart Type
  • Showing Or Hiding Gridlines
  • Customizing Axes
  • Changing A Chart's Source Data
  • Saving A Chart Template

Working With Longer Documents

  • Creating A Document Outline
  • Creating A Table Of Contents
  • Using Bookmarks
  • Adding Footnotes and Endnotes
  • Adding Cross-References
  • Creating An Index
  • Creating Captions
  • Creating A Table Of Figures
  • Creating And Using Quick Parts
  • Creating A Master Document
  • Viewing Documents Side By Side
  • Using Reading Mode
  • Using The Navigation Pane

Working With Forms

  • Creating A Form
  • Resizing A Form
  • Adding A Text Field To A Form
  • Adding A Date Picker Field To A Form
  • Adding A Check Box To A Form
  • Adding A Drop-Down List To A Form
  • Adding Help To Form Fields
  • Protecting A Form
  • Using A Form Template

Working With Macros

  • Recording A Macro
  • Running A Macro
  • Editing A Macro
  • Saving A Document With Macros
  • Opening A Document With Macros
  • Adding A Macro To The Quick Access Toolbar

Using Drawing Tools

  • Creating Drawing Objects
  • Formatting Drawing Objects
  • Aligning Objects
  • Rotating Objects
  • Ordering Objects
  • Grouping Objects
  • Drawing Free-Form
  • Creating A Favorite Pen
  • Using The Eraser
  • Drawing Simple Math Equations
  • Generating Complex Equations

Word Advanced training is offered online and at these locations: