Word & Excel for Employability

Ref: C2346625

This course will help you to develop your Digital and Microsoft skills using a range of different applications and to get to grips with how these can be used to assist you in doing administrative tasks independently.

Additional information about this course

* Over 90% of applicants for skills courses do not need to pay a fee. Subject to status - courses are free for unemployed people, job seekers and people on low wage. If you do not qualify you will be alerted during the application process. You can cancel at any time. Call us on 0300 303 3464 if you want to check anything with us.

Course aim

The course aims are for the learners to gain confidence using the Microsoft Word and Excel applications.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Demonstrate how to set up a page layout ie. orientation, margins, text alignment and set line spacing.
  • Understand how and when to use headers and footers with automatic fields (date/time, filename etc).
  • Demonstrate how to use the search button and replace text. Word count a document.
  • Gain the skills to apply formulas (sum, average, max, min) to spreadsheets.
  • Produce pie charts, line graphs and bar/column charts.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

It would be useful to have PC with Microsoft Office applications, a notebook and pen to make notes.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Word & Excel for Employability

Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

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