The MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) Microsoft Word 2010 Course will help students to master the Microsoft Word 2010 software package.

The course is ideal for beginners and takes users to an advanced level of proficiency. Designated as Approved Courseware for the Microsoft Office Specialist program, this course will help students prepare for the Word 2010 exam (77-881).

MOS certifications are primarily for anyone who uses Microsoft Office programs as a vital part of their job functions. These certifications cover the entire Microsoft Office Suite. This Microsoft certification credential demonstrates proficiency in the newest standard of the world's foremost desktop computing applications.

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The Course Consists of the Following Items:

  • MOS Word 2010 Basics Course Book:

The Basic Course book covers the basic functions and features of Word 2010. After an introduction to Word's window components, students will learn how to use the Help system and navigate documents. Then they will enter and edit text, create and save documents, and learn how to enhance the appearance of a document by using various formatting options. They will also create tables, insert headers and footers, proof and print documents, and insert graphics.

The following units are covered in this book: Getting Started; Navigation and Selection Techniques; Editing Text; Formatting Text; Tables; Page Layout; Proofing & Printing Documents; and Graphics.

  • MOS Word 2010 Intermediate Course Book:

Students will work with styles, sections, and columns and will use the Navigation pane to work with outlines. They will format tables, print labels and envelopes, and work with graphics. They will also use document templates, manage document revisions, and work with Web features.

The following units are covered in this book: Styles & Outlines; Sections & Columns; Formatting Tables; Printing Labels & Envelopes; Templates & Building Blocks; Graphics; Managing Document Revisions; and Web Features.

  • MOS Word 2010 Advanced Course Book:

Students will perform mail merges, create and use forms, and create master documents that include a table of contents, a table of figures, footnotes, endnotes, an index, bookmarks, cross-references, and Web frames. They will also create macros, customise the ribbon and Quick Access toolbar, and work with XML documents.

The following units are covered in this book: Using Mail Merge; Objects & Backgrounds; Using Macros; Working with Forms; Customising Word; Long documents; and XML features.

  • Student Exercise Files:

Once enrolled students will receive a support email giving them access to their student files and to PowerPoint presentations relevant to the content of each unit. These files are also available through a student page and can be sent on disk on request.

  • GMetrix Exam Preparation Software:

The course also comes with GMetrix exam preparation software. The GMetrix Skills Management System provides everything you need to prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification.

Overview of Test features:

  • Practice tests map to the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam objectives
  • All tests are in-application or performance-based simulations to provide the best assessment of real-world experience
  • All tests have both a testing and a training mode providing step-by-step help on each question
  • Progress at own pace, save test to resume later, return to skipped questions
  • Detailed, printable score report highlighting areas requiring further review

Please Note: You will need a version of Microsoft Office 2010 to be able to use the GMetrix software package.


There are no particular entry requirements as the course is set out for beginners although students will require their own version of Microsoft Word 2010 to complete the course.

Course Duration & Support:

Students may register at any time. The courses are designed as self-study courses but if you have any problems you can email our email support. As the course is self study you can complete in as little or as long a time as you prefer, and we do not impose a cut-off date for study.


Assessment is in the form an MOS Examination. Examinations are in a multiple choice/multiple answer format. Earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification can help you differentiate yourself in today's competitive job market, broaden your employment opportunities by displaying your advanced skills, and result in higher earning potential. Microsoft Office Specialist certification can also lead to increased job satisfaction. Research indicates that certified individuals have increased competence, productivity, and credibility with their employers, co-workers, and clients.


MOS Word 2010 CourseOn Completion of Course, you can apply for the Microsoft Office Specialist Word 77-881 Examination.

Exams must be sat at a registered Certiport testing centre. Exam vouchers (Valid for 12 Months) can be purchased via our website for £75.00. We advise buying this when you are ready to sit your test, although you can add this to your order when you purchase your course.

Please Note: Exam Centre’s will usually charge an additional proctoring fee (Approximately £15.00) for sitting exams.

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