Full Training and Development Programme

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This is a two-day residential course.

DAY 1: DEVELOPING SKILLS IN WORD

Knowledge of how to use Word (2010), the word-processing application within the Microsoft Office Suite, is essential for all NASUWT Local Association Officers.

The course covers:

  • character and paragraph formatting, including indents, spacing, bullets and numbering;
  • page layout;
  • headers and footers;
  • access toolbar;
  • tabs;
  • group commands; and
  • ribbons and templates.

Some time will be devoted to thorough file maintenance, covering the creation of folders, moving files from one folder to another, and folder organisation.

DAY 2: USING WORD AS A PUBLISHING TOOL

You will apply knowledge of Word functions to produce marketing materials and publications: insert graphics and images and columns and tables.

You will cover the design of newsletters, posters, leaflets and postcards and all aspects of layout, prepare to print and copy, save as a PDF for e-mail distribution, upload as a webpage and more.