Advance your Microsoft Word Skills

For those who have a good grounding in Microsoft Word, this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to use Word at more advanced level.


Ayrshire College, Scotland (A mix of both online and in-person sessions)
(For price, check with provider)

Enquire via the Ayrshire College website.


For those who have a good grounding in Microsoft Word, this course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to use Word at more advanced level. Creating professional looking documents enables your organisation to gain a competitive edge. Implementation of time-saving features such as document templates and automated personalised mailings helps reduce expenses and improve productivity. This Word course enables proficient users of Microsoft Word to gain a more detailed understanding of its capabilities and learn how to employ them effectively to create professional looking documents. The course is suitable for anyone using Microsoft Word 2013 and above with a beginner to intermediate level knowledge of Microsoft Word. It is not suitable for beginners to Microsoft Word. Attendees should have a basic understanding of Microsoft Word's fundamental features, including creating and saving documents, using basic formatting options (e.g., font, alignment), and working with bullets and numbering. Course Content: • Create custom document templates • Use styles to enable consistency across a document • Navigate and rearrange content in a long document • Control layout using page, section and column breaks • Align content precisely using tabs • Insert media and SmartArt graphics • Create and format tables • Insert headers and footers • Control page numbering • Use mail merge to create personalised letters and emails On completion of this course attendees will be able to utilise advanced formatting techniques to create standardised documents with a professional look and feel. They will be able to structure content and create templated documents for reuse.

About Ayrshire College

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Our aim is to serve the people, communities and employers across Ayrshire. Ayrshire College plays a key role in helping to develop the economy in Ayrshire, by ensuring that students develop the right skills and positive attitudes to support the local, regional and national workforce needs. Ayrshire College offers a range of courses targeted at individuals who are looking to develop their professional or technical skills and those who are simply interested in the joy of learning. We are offering, on-line, face-to-face and a mix of day and evening classes across a range of subjects including leadership and management, digital skills, and aeronautical sector specific courses All forthcoming courses are outlined here and on our website and we will continue to develop new offerings over this year and beyond so please watch this space! Book your place now and we look forward to supporting your training.

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Blended Learning

A mix of both online and in-person sessions.




  • Lots of Hands On
  • Some Reading & Writing
  • Lots of Watching
  • Lots of Listening
  • Some Socialising

Find out more, enquire or book via the Ayrshire College website.