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Certificate In Word 2013 Expert Online Course

Become an Expert in Word 2013

Become an Expert in Word 2013

This course will help you unlock even more advanced tools and features to have you editing and developing documents like an expert. This course is designed to get into the more in-depth features of Word 2013. You will get a chance to experience some of the new features that are offered in Word 2013.

Word 2013 now has the ability to edit PDF files without the need to convert. With Word 2013 you are also provided a new landing screen which makes launching and creating documents easier than ever. A new set of templates and design tools are included with Word 2013. Users are also given an improved interface with an array of powerful tools to help you share your documents through Skydrive!

At the end of this Word 2013 Expert Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Customize Word
  • Create reusable content
  • Develop and use templates
  • Use sections
  • Use cross References
  • Create mail merges
  • Use master documents and subdocuments
  • Record and use macros
  • Develop forms

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Download printer friendly course content
  7. Certificate (IAOTS Accredited)

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

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Module One: Getting Started

  • Course Objectives

Module Two: Customizing Word

  • Setting Word Options
  • Protecting a Document
  • Checking for Issues
  • Managing Versions
  • Working with Properties

Module Three: Working with Reusable Content

  • Saving Selection as Autotext
  • Inserting a Quick Part
  • Creating Customized Building Blocks
  • Editing a Building Block

Module Four: Working with Templates

  • About Templates
  • Modifying an Existing Template
  • Creating a New Template
  • Applying a Template to an Existing Document
  • Managing Templates

Module Five: Working with Sections and Linked Content

  • Using Sections
  • Customizing Page Numbers in Sections
  • Using Multiple Page Formats in a Document
  • Using Different Headers and Footers in a Document
  • Linking and Breaking Links for Text Boxes

Module Six: Managing Versions and Tracking Documents

  • Merging Different Versions of a Document
  • Tracking Comments in a Combined Document
  • Reviewing Comments in a Combined Document

Module Seven: Using Cross References

  • Types of Cross References
  • Inserting a Bookmark
  • Inserting a Cross Reference
  • Updating a Cross Reference
  • Formatting Cross References Using Fields

Module Eight: Creating Mail Merges and Labels

  • Creating a Mail Merge
  • Creating Barcodes
  • Creating Return Address Labels
  • Using Avery Label Templates

Module Nine: Working with Master Documents

  • Creating a Master Document
  • Creating Subdocuments
  • Inserting a Subdocument
  • Expanding and Collapsing Subdocuments
  • Merging and Splitting Subdocuments
  • Unlinking a Subdocument
  • Locking a Master Document

Module Ten: Working with Macros

  • Recording a Macro
  • Running a Macro
  • Applying Macro Security
  • Assigning a Macro to a Command Button or Shortcut Key

Module Eleven: Working with Forms

  • Displaying the Developer Tab
  • Using Form Controls
  • Locking and Unlocking a Form
  • Adding and Removing Fields
  • Linking a Form to a Database

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:


  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)


  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Great information

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Very motivating

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SMART Topic.
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The course is a motivator for life and helps one understand to balance everything.

13 September 2017 07:40:48 PM

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There is a lot of useful information here that I will definitely be implementing.

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8 September 2017 08:47:43 PM

I have found much within this course to be thought provoking and have found ways to help myself to organise my office and home life to help me get the best out of both.

7 September 2017 08:57:51 PM

Fantastic course to refresh the basics of Goal Setting

7 September 2017 05:51:26 PM

I find the course helpful and teaches students to be organized.

6 September 2017 06:34:17 PM

This course made me a better organizer, I feel more empowered after finishing this course. Thank you very much for helping me to become a better person.

6 September 2017 12:46:22 PM

Really good tips and recommendations on how to stay organised.

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This course is very helpful for me. I could never finish what I started. I know I need to plan my time better but I didn't think a cluttered space contribute to my procrastination.

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Very insightful!

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Thank you for the Course Workbook!

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5 July 2017 08:58:31 PM


4 July 2017 12:39:50 PM

This course was really helpful and believe it will have a very positive affect on how quickly and successfully I reach my current and future goals. Thanks!

2 July 2017 10:51:32 AM

really enjoyed this

29 June 2017 09:20:17 AM

Good reminder how how to stay and get organized

27 June 2017 06:20:53 AM

very good

24 June 2017 12:36:26 AM

Excellent course with some constructive content that will help in all areas of your life.

21 June 2017 04:38:14 PM

Excellent module

21 June 2017 03:10:44 AM

Enjoyed this class

18 June 2017 09:02:10 PM

Good examples of organisation and how to correct bad habits.

17 June 2017 07:06:27 PM

Great! Love the videos

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The course was very interesting and useful

14 June 2017 03:53:35 AM

Course is very informative!

12 June 2017 03:48:06 AM

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8 June 2017 07:04:10 AM

Again I enjoyed this course and will recommend it to friends

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Smooth course to follow

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Very informative and motivating

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2 May 2017 06:01:35 PM

Thank you so much this course is so beneficial For both personal and professional life

30 April 2017 09:35:46 PM

Found this course very useful, as I'm not the most organised person to have taken on board the suggestions.

30 April 2017 09:09:04 AM

Very informative course. I learned a lot about myself that I thought I knew but didn't.

29 April 2017 04:00:42 PM

It was easy to understand. Good for motivation.

28 April 2017 01:27:51 PM

I really enjoyed these videos - difinitely an eye opener and food for thought - very intereting and informative - thank you

28 April 2017 03:02:38 AM

I learned a lot about improving my workflow and increasing my productivity.

27 April 2017 09:04:29 PM

great course, very detail,easy to understand.

26 April 2017 03:12:37 AM

Insightful but I had to print out the workbook to complete it, it would not let me type in answers.

25 April 2017 02:53:24 PM

I've learned a lot of things that I could use.

Very informative & makes you realize a lot of things.

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Excellent will help me stay focused on the goals I have set myself.

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I loved this course. The information was very down to earth and made sense to me.

23 April 2017 04:52:03 AM

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20 April 2017 02:01:29 PM

Very Inspiring and helpful, glad I did it.

19 April 2017 05:05:54 PM

I liked it because I got some questions here that I never ask my self and never even think about that, but now I had some time to do that and I am glad I did, because I have everything on piece of paper as a reminder what I did wrong, what I did correct etc.

19 April 2017 01:52:27 AM

A very good start to the course. I look forward to completing the remainder of the modules.

18 April 2017 02:14:00 PM

Absolutely Amazing!
thank you

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Learned a lot, thank you!

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Organizational Skills taught me a few things of why I was not as organized as one would like to be. How easy it is to get distracted while doing a project or lists of things to accomplish in a day.
It is also Okay to say NO politely to keep you focused on your project[s] at hand.
Cleaning the clutter from my Email inbox was a great help.

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Settings new challenges, makes my life more simple & exciting at the same time

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31 March 2017 10:56:49 PM

Learning at my pace was appreciated.

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28 March 2017 01:54:33 AM

i learned a lot in this course.

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The class was okay and a good reminder of the stuff I already know. The only new idea was making tasks into a game. That was one I will have to try.

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28 February 2017 10:56:00 PM

Great course very informative.

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Good course. Put some of it into use before even finishing the course.

15 February 2017 06:18:47 AM

The course was very informative and taught me a lot of things that improve my project management abilities.

12 February 2017 11:36:50 AM

I really liked the second and third modules with very practical information and how to apply it. It is very helpful in helping increase productivity.

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This was very interesting. Good Learning Tools I can use.

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1 February 2017 02:26:42 PM

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Excellent Course as usual

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The course was informative and helpful. It helped to see how to break things into
manageable parts to make it easier to achieve your goals

9 January 2017 05:34:51 AM

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1 December 2016 09:52:14 AM


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quick easy and simple so far :)

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Good course

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Great information

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Simple and fast, just how I like it

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Was worth doing this course, has useful information in it.

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Great Information!

13 November 2016 03:47:34 PM

it was good

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Great and very helpful material.

11 November 2016 03:49:01 AM

Great program!

11 November 2016 01:08:43 AM


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Good course. Very informational

10 November 2016 12:20:11 AM

Well worth the time invested.

9 November 2016 11:48:28 PM

Easy to understand and work through

8 November 2016 04:44:09 PM

Super Easy!!

6 November 2016 09:25:09 AM


6 November 2016 01:22:22 AM


4 November 2016 08:16:08 AM

5 star

1 November 2016 03:31:51 PM

Very good Course, important information inside. Thank you, Adriana

1 November 2016 05:42:42 AM

Great course with some really interesting ideas and suggestions.

27 October 2016 07:20:08 PM

Excellent course,
Very informative.

20 October 2016 02:55:41 AM

Quite short but informative.

19 October 2016 02:29:15 PM

Great, thank you.

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brilliant course, simple steps and information clear.

23 August 2016 09:04:34 PM

The cource was very helpfull.

8 August 2016 10:39:13 PM

Nice class with easy to follow instructions and lessons.

18 May 2016 11:41:41 AM

Easy to follow & good resource.

11 May 2016 07:43:24 AM

Quick, and efficient.

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Excellent course. Useful information.

11 March 2016 09:21:05 AM

This was an excellent and practical course!

9 March 2016 10:48:51 AM

The course is good and simple

4 March 2016 01:55:09 AM

very helpful

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19 February 2016 03:38:00 AM

Well Organized and easy to follow

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Very great course to obtain.

15 February 2016 04:06:40 AM


14 February 2016 05:51:36 AM

Helpful information.

8 January 2016 06:31:53 AM

This is a helpful course

3 January 2016 05:57:25 AM

I would recommend this program to everyone

1 January 2016 03:20:12 AM


15 December 2015 01:10:57 AM

Class was informative and straight forward.

14 December 2015 09:58:12 PM

Easy to follow

2 December 2015 06:48:57 PM

The facilitation was well organized.

25 September 2015 04:36:52 PM

Very informative.

12 September 2015 03:55:11 AM

Great course to unlock advanced tools in Word.

3 September 2015 06:58:28 AM

This was a good read.

26 May 2015 12:07:54 PM

Clearly written. Easy to understand.

30 March 2015 06:13:17 AM

It covered many good options. I have really learned. Thank you

13 February 2015 01:35:33 PM

Word 2013 Expert Online Short Course:

Please update the Section 8 file as the information listed for Mail Merge and Labels does not appear instead a repeat file of Working with forms appears in Section 8. I did read the info on mail merge from the course summary, however the fact the correct file is omitted from section 8 online needs attention.

25 January 2015 04:45:54 PM

Was extremly useful to me/

14 December 2014 05:05:01 PM

Brilliant course,rich in content, very informative and practical.

30 March 2014 12:11:29 PM

a good basic overview of the subject

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020W13EX
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Qualification: Certificate (IAOTS Accredited)