Microsoft Word 2013 – Advanced


1 day

Pre Requisites

This course is designed for existing users of Word who wish to use the product to an advanced level and for Desk Top Publishing style applications. Delegates should have attended a Word intermediate course, or attained a similar level of expertise.


By the end of this one day course delegates will feel confident in their ability to use Word to an advanced level including form design, incorporating illustrations, tracking and recording macros.

Other Versions Available

2007, 2010

Course Content

Automating Documents

  • Inserting Fields
  • The {FILLIN} Field code
  • {ASK} and {REF}
  • Bookmarks
  • Cross Referencing
  • Captions
  • Updating Cross-references and Caption Numbers
  • Table of Contents
  • Indexing
  • Inserting a File into the Current Document
  • Outlining
  • Master Documents

Working with Illustrations

  • Inserting a Picture
  • Object Zoom
  • Live Layout & Alignment Guides
  • Using the Drawing Tools
  • Inserting WordArt
  • Text Boxes
  • Adding and Selecting Shapes
  • Customising & Positioning
  • Grouping and Aligning
  • Flipping and Rotating
  • SmartArt
  • Using Clipart
  • Cropping and Text Wrapping
  • Adding a Watermark
  • Adding on-line Video

Linking with Excel

  • Using Paste Link


  • The Forms Toolbar
  • Creating an On-line Form
  • Protecting a Form


  • Adding Comments
  • Tracking Changes
  • Simple Markup
  • The Reviewing Pane

Recording a Macro

  • Recording a Macro
  • Viewing Macros
  • Adding a Macro to the Quick Access Toolbar