Word 2016 Advanced

Learn to automate Word with Building Blocks, macros and Mail Merge, create TOC, indexes and master pages, and forms.

Course Description

In this course, students will learn to automate Microsoft Word through the use of building blocks and Quick Parts for inserting pre-formatted blocks of text and graphics, fields to insert meta data, and recorded Macros to automate repetitive processes. Students will also learn to utilize reference tools such as bookmarks, hyperlinks, cross references, footnotes, endnotes, bibliography tools, sources, and placeholders. Students will also learn techniques to manage long documents through creating a table of contents, marking and building indexes, and inserting captions. Students will also work with the Outline View and master documents to quickly organize documents, create Mail Merges, and build forms.

Learning Outcomes

  • Use Building Blocks, Quick Parts and insert fields
  • Create and record a Macro
  • Utilize reference tools such as bookmarks, Hyperlinks, Cross References, and Footnotes or Endnotes
  • Work with Citations and Bibliographies
  • Create Table of Content, Indexes, and table of Captions and Figures
  • Use the Outline View and work with Master Documents
  • Create Mail Merges
  • Create Forms


  • Word Introduction and Intermediate courses or equivalent experience

Who is this course intended for?

  • Students who wish to understand the advanced features and functionality of Microsoft Word.

Your Instructor

Cathy James
Cathy James

Course Curriculum

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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