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Get SharePoint 365 Essentials, Word 365 Essentials, Outlook 365 Essentials, OneNote 365 Essentials, PowerPoint 365 Essentials, Excel 365 Essentials, Windows 7 Essentials, Windows 8 Essentials, Business Writing, and Organizational Skills in this Bundle

1. SharePoint 365 Essentials: Manage Your Enterprise Documents and Information Virtually

In this course you will learn how to sign on to the Microsoft Office 365 portal, and see where your SharePoint content will be stored. You will learn about the home page of the portal, where to sign into the Team Site and the Office 365 web apps, including Outlook.

Through SharePoint Essentials you will take a look at the Team Site and how to navigate around and view the SharePoint site. SharePoint Online is the Office 365 answer to collaboration. SharePoint Online will let you manage documents and information in one place that customers and colleagues can access from virtually anywhere.

By the end of this SharePoint 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Sign on to Office 365
  • Understand the Home page
  • Understand the Team Site
  • Update your profile
  • Share Information
  • Understand content types
  • Share and track items
  • Track versions
  • Understand the Library tools
  • Create a site
  • Understand Types of Lists
  • Manage events
  • Connect to Outlook
  • Create a New calendar
  • Understand Web Parts
  • Creating a Site
  • Modifying a view
  • Understand workflows
  • Update a task status

2. Word 365 Essentials: Learn to use Office 365 Word

Office 365 Word Web App Essentials course, you can access your documents anywhere, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed.

With Office 365 Word you will learn how to edit, share, and publish Word files using the Office 365 interface. The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Word 365 Essentials Online Short Courses, you will be able to:

  • Open and close documents in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Word 365 browser interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library 
  • Open a document in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through documents
  • Zoom to a different view
  • Open the pop out
  • Open in Editing View
  • Type, select, and edit text
  • Understand the Word web app interface
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Undo and redo tasks
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use bullets and numbering
  • Insert and work with tables
  • Insert links
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Insert clip art

3. Outlook 365 Essentials: Access Your Inbox Anywhere From Any Computer That Has An Internet Connection And A Web Browser

Welcome to the Office 365 Outlook Essentials course. With Office 365, you can access your inbox anywhere from any computer that has an internet connection and a web browser. In the Office 365 Outlook web app, you can collaborate and keep up to date with built in tools that Outlook is known for.

The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents and emails to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Outlook 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Outlook 365 browser interface
  • Open and close the Outlook 365 web app
  • Understand IM settings
  • Filter messages
  • Check messages
  • Create, rename, move, and delete folders
  • Understand Junk Mail options
  • Use the address book
  • Attach a file or insert a picture in a message
  • View message details
  • Flag or categorize an item
  • Create rules
  • Use automatic replies
  • Create a group
  • Create appointments and meeting requests
  • Share the calendar
  • Work with contacts and groups
  • Use the task list
  • Use dates and reminders

4. OneNote 365 Essentials: Access Your OneNote Notebooks Without Using a Computer Where Your Desktop Office Applications are Installed.

Through this course you will be introduced to the way OneNote is integrated into the 365 Web Apps by discussing the Home Page, the Team Site, and the Shared Documents list. We'll also explain how to upload one of your existing OneNote notebooks to the site.

With Office 365 OneNote, you can access your OneNote notebooks from the same website where they are stored, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed.

By the end of this OneNote 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close notebooks in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library
  • Understand notebooks
  • Add sections, pages and sub-pages and move or delete them
  • Name pages
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use Styles and Tags
  • Insert tables and links
  • Insert and work with Pictures and Clip Art
  • Use the Pop Out
  • Open Notebooks in the OneNote 2010 desktop application
  • Show authors
  • Work with Page versions

5. PowerPoint 365 Essentials: Learn to use Office 365 PowerPoint

While the Office 365 Web Apps are available to anyone who has either a Windows Skydrive account or a SharePoint site, in this course, we will assume that your organization is using the SharePoint site. In this module, we'll introduce the web apps by discussing the Home Page, the Team Site, and the Shared Documents list. We'll also explain how to upload one of your existing PowerPoint presentations to the site.

With Office 365 PowerPoint, you (or any of your viewers) can access your presentations anywhere. You can even make a few basic changes right on the same website where you presentation is located.

By the end of this PowerPoint 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close PowerPoint
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Upload a presentation to the Shared Documents library 
  • Understand the PowerPoint 365 browser interface
  • Open a presentation in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through presentations
  • Review Slide Notes
  • Open the pop out
  • View the Outline View
  • Open a selected presentation in the PowerPoint 2010 desktop application
  • Understand about saving presentations
  • Understand the PowerPoint web app interface
  • Use content placeholders
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Understand Broadcasting presentations over the web
  • Prepare your presentations for broadcast
  • Broadcast your presentation
  • View a broadcast presentation

6. Excel 365 Essentials: Make Basic Changes Without Using a Computer Where Your Desktop Office Applications are Installed.

Welcome to the Office 365 Excel Essentials course. With Office 365, you can access your spreadsheets anywhere, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed. In the Office 365 Excel web app, you can collaborate on a spreadsheet with anyone, no matter what version of Excel they have, and your changes are automatically saved.

The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Excel 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Excel 365 browser interface
  • Upload a spreadsheet to the Shared Documents library
  • Download and reload workbooks
  • Understand saving and collaborating
  • Build, copy and edit formulas
  • Understand the difference between Formulas and Functions
  • Sort and filter data
  • Collaborate with others on a spreadsheet
  • Use alignment options
  • Apply borders and fill color
  • Insert and work with Tables and Charts
  • Insert links

7. Windows 7 Essentials: Operate Your Windows 7 System Like a Pro!

Welcome to the Windows 7 Essentials course. This course will help you unlock the power of the tools available in Windows 7. By the end of this course, your new desktop will have you rocketing through your tasks like a pro! 

Windows 7 Essentials will show you the great new features of Windows 7 and provide you with a great base to further  your Windows 7 experiences. With Windows 7 you are able to better manage your time by providing new and more efficient tools and applications.

By the end of this Windows 7 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Upgrade from Vista or XP
  • Log in and out of Windows
  • Use the Search Box
  • Pin an application to the Start Menu or the Taskbar
  • Customize the Start Menu
  • Use the Notification Area and Action Center
  • Navigate the Control Panel and make changes to Control Panel items
  • Use Gadgets, Themes, Sticky Notes, and the Snipping Tool
  • Backup Files
  • Understand Libraries
  • Use Windows Key Shortcuts
  • Share Files
  • Use Location Aware Printing
  • Troubleshoot Program Compatibility
  • Understand System Restore
  • Understand Startup Repair

8. Windows 8 Essentials: Learn to use Windows 8

This course will give you an introduction into the new world of Windows 8. With Windows 8 Microsoft has introduced a different environment with its new user interface and ways of navigating through your apps.

Windows 8 Essentials will show you the great new features of Windows 8 and provide you with a great base to further their Windows 8 experiences. With Windows 8 you are able to better manage your time by providing new and more efficient tools and applications.

By the end of this Windows 8 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Install Windows 8
  • Navigate the Start Screen and Apps
  • Use the Desktop, Taskbar and related features
  • Work with the Charms Bar
  • Manage your files and folders
  • Work with Settings 
  • Personalize Windows 8
  • Understand Security and Maintenance

9. Business Writing: Become an Expert at Writing Effective Emails, Letters, Reports and More

We all know that writing is one of the most important methods of business communication for most people, whether its e-mails, memos, proposals, or major reports. Lots of people struggle with the composition of these. Sometimes it's because they don't have to do it very often so, therefore, it doesn't flow as easily as they would like, sometimes because they are new to a role, or just because it's not their favorite thing.

This Business Writing Online Short Course will provide:

  • A quick refresher on basic writing concepts (such as spelling, grammar, and punctuation) the things that we often miss especially when completing work under pressure; and
  • An overview of some the typical business documents, letters, reports, proposals that you may have to deal with, with tips on structure, style etc.

Course Topics:

  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Writing the Letter
  • Proposals Key Info

By the end of the Business Writing Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the function/purpose of all of the above.
  • Utilize the tips and techniques provided here to determine an appropriate structure to use for your business artifacts in different situations.
  • Define proofreading and understand the techniques in improving proofreading skills.
  • Define peer review and list ways peer review can help improve business writing skills.
  • Notice (and correct) common spelling and grammar issues in business writing.
  • List guidelines in printing and publishing business writing

10. Organizational Skills : Achieve Your Goals By Being Organized and Productive

Good organizational skills can prove beneficial in many areas of life, including personal and business areas.

Organization skills can increase a person’s general productivity, project management, and can even affect his or her memory and retention skills. These skills are not acquired overnight – it will take a lot of hard work and practice. But with a little guidance and the right tools, anyone can learn how to stop hunting for missing things and become better organized with our Organizational Skills Online Short Course.

By the end of this Organizational Skills Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Examine current habits and routines that are not organized
  • Learn to prioritize your time schedule and daily tasks
  • Determine ways of storing information and supplies
  • Learn to organize personal and work space
  • Learn to resist procrastination
  • Make plans to stay organized in the future

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The Ultimate SharePoint 365 Essentials Bundle, 10 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - SharePoint 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started
By the end of this Course, you will be able to:

  • Sign on to Office 365
  • Understand the Home page
  • Understand the Team Site
  • Update your profile
  • Share Information
  • Understand content types
  • Share and track items
  • Track versions
  • Understand the Library tools

Module Two: Basic SharePoint Concepts

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • About Permissions
  • Changing Site Theme

Module Three: Working with My Site

  • View Your Profile
  • Update Your Profile   
  • Follow Colleagues  
  • Share Information
  • Follow Newsfeed and Status Updates

Module Four: Working with SharePoint Content

  • About Content Types
  • Adding an Item to a List
  • Uploading a File to a Library
  • Checking Items In and Out
  • Tracking Versions

Module Five: Working with Libraries

  • Types of Libraries
  • Viewing Library Items
  • Creating a New Document in Your Library
  • Editing or Deleting a Library Item
  • Understanding the Library Tools
  • Create a Library

Module Six: Working with Lists

  • Types of Lists
  • The List Tool Bars
  • Viewing Items
  • Editing or Deleing a List Item
  • Creating a New List

Module Seven: Working with Other Types of Lists

  • Viewing and Adding Announcements
  • Working with an Issues List
  • Adding a Link
  • Adding a Task
  • Searching List Items

Module Eight: Working with Calendars

  • Viewing and Navigating Calendars
  • Adding a New Event
  • Managing Events
  • Connecting to Outlook
  • Creating a New Calendar

Module Nine: Working with Sites and Pages

  • Editing a Page
  • Understanding Web Parts
  • Editing and Deleting Web Parts
  • Creating a Site

Module Ten: Working with Views

  • Sorting and Filtering Lists and Libraries
  • Creating a Column
  • Creating a Private View
  • Selecting a View
  • Modifying a View

Module Eleven: Using Workflows

  • About Workflows
  • Types of Workflows
  • Add a Three-State Workflow to a List
  • Start a Workflow
  • Monitor a Workflow
  • Review a Workflow

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 2 - Word 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close documents in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Word 365 browser interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library 
  • Open a document in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through documents
  • Zoom to a different view
  • Open the pop out
  • Open in Editing View
  • Type, select, and edit text
  • Understand the Word web app interface
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Undo and redo tasks
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use bullets and numbering
  • Insert and work with tables
  • Insert links
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Insert clip art

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps 

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Viewing Web App Documents (I) 

  • Opening a Document
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Paging Through Documents
  • Printing From the Reading View
  • Finding Text in Your Document
  • Closing Documents

Module Four: Viewing Web App Documents (II)

  • Zooming in your Document
  • Using the Pop Out
  • Editing in Browser
  • About Converting Documents
  • Opening in Word

Module Five: Editing in the Browser 

  • A New File
  • Saving Files
  • The Word Web App Interface
  • Typing Text
  • Selecting Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Editing and Deleting Text

Module Six: Basic Editing Tasks

  • Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Setting the Proofing Language
  • Printing from the Editing View
  • Accessing the Reading View

Module Seven: Font Formatting 

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements
  • Highlighting Text

Module Eight: Formatting Paragraphs 

  • Setting the Alignment
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Text Direction

Module Nine: Working with Styles 

  • About Styles
  • Quick Styles versus the Style Gallery
  • Applying a Style
  • Clearing Formatting

Module Ten: The Insert Tools (I) 

  • Inserting a Table
  • Adding Text to a Table
  • Inserting Links

Module Eleven: The Insert Tools (II) 

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 3 - Outlook 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Outlook 365 browser interface
  • Open and close the Outlook 365 web app
  • Understand IM settings
  • Filter messages
  • Check messages
  • Create, rename, move, and delete folders
  • Understand Junk Mail options
  • Use the address book
  • Attach a file or insert a picture in a message
  • View message details
  • Flag or categorize an item
  • Create rules
  • Use automatic replies
  • Create a group
  • Create appointments and meeting requests
  • Share the calendar
  • Work with contacts and groups
  • Use the task list
  • Use dates and reminders

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • Opening Outlook
  • Understanding the Outlook 365 Interface
  • About IM
  • Selecting a Theme
  • Closing Outlook

Module Three: Working with Your Inbox (Part One)

  • Viewing Your Inbox
  • Filtering Messages
  • Checking Messages
  • Marking an Item Read or Unread
  • Replying to or Forwarding a Message from the Inbox
  • Ignoring Conversations

Module Four: Working with Your Inbox (Part Two)

  • Changing the View
  • Creating Folders
  • Moving Messages to Folders
  • Renaming, Moving and Deleting Folders
  • Adding to Favorites
  • About Junk Mail

Module Five: Creating a New E-Mail

  • Creating an E-mail
  • About the Address Book
  • Finishing Your Message
  • Attaching a File
  • Inserting a Picture
  • Sending the Message

Module Six: Managing E-Mail Messages

  • The Received Message Window
  • Opening a Chat Message
  • Viewing Message Details
  • Printing a Message
  • Deleting an E-Mail

Module Seven: Using Outlook’s Organizational Tools

  • Flagging an Item for Follow-up
  • Using Categories
  • Performing a Simple Search
  • Performing a Complex Search
  • Creating a Basic Rule
  • Creating an Advanced Rule

Module Eight: Outlook Options

  • About the Outlook Options
  • Setting Automatic Replies
  • Creating a Group
  • Creating a Signature

Module Nine: An Introduction to the Calendar

  • Getting Started
  • Creating an Appointment
  • Changing Your Calendar View
  • Creating a Meeting Request and Using the Scheduling Assistant
  • Editing an Appointment
  • Managing Reminders
  • Sharing Your Calendar

Module Ten: An Introduction to Contacts

  • Getting Started
  • About Importing Contacts
  • Creating a New Contact
  • Working with Contacts
  • Creating a New Group
  • Working with Groups

Module Eleven: An Introduction to Tasks

  • Getting Started
  • Creating a New Task
  • Setting a Date and Reminder
  • Setting a Repeating Task
  • Forwarding a Task
  • Updating a Task Status

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 4 - OneNote 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Open and close notebooks in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library
  • Understand notebooks
  • Add sections, pages and sub-pages and move or delete them
  • Name pages
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use Styles and Tags
  • Insert tables and links
  • Insert and work with Pictures and Clip Art
  • Use the Pop Out
  • Open Notebooks in the OneNote 2010 desktop application
  • Show authors
  • Work with Page versions

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Working with Notebooks

  • Understanding Your Notebook
  • Opening a Notebook
  • The OneNote Web App Interface
  • Creating a New Notebook
  • About Saving
  • Closing Notebooks

Module Four: Working with Pages and Sections

  • About the Pages Pane
  • Adding Pages
  • Creating Sub-Pages
  • Moving and Deleting Pages
  • Adding Sections

Module Five: Editing in the Browser

  • Using the Pop Out
  • Minimizing the Ribbon
  • Opening in OneNote
  • Typing Text

Module Six: Basic Editing Tasks

  • Selecting and Editing Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Using Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Setting the Proofing Language

Module Seven: Formatting Your Text

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements
  • Highlighting Text
  • Clearing Formatting

Module Eight: Paragraph Formatting, Styles and Tags

  • Setting the Alignment or Text Direction
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Applying Styles
  • Tagging Notes

Module Nine: The Insert Tools (Part One)

  • Inserting a Table
  • Adding Text to a Table
  • Working with Tables
  • Inserting Links

Module Ten: The Insert Tools (Part Two)

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures

Module Eleven: The View Tab

  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Show Authors
  • Page Versions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 5 - PowerPoint 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close PowerPoint
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Upload a presentation to the Shared Documents library 
  • Understand the PowerPoint 365 browser interface
  • Open a presentation in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through presentations
  • Review Slide Notes
  • Open the pop out
  • View the Outline View
  • Open a selected presentation in the PowerPoint 2010 desktop application
  • Understand about saving presentations
  • Understand the PowerPoint web app interface
  • Use content placeholders
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Understand Broadcasting presentations over the web
  • Prepare your presentations for broadcast
  • Broadcast your presentation
  • View a broadcast presentation

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Viewing Web App Presentations (I) 

  • Opening a Presentation
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Paging Through Documents
  • Notes
  • Closing Presentations

Module Four: Viewing Web App Presentations (II)

  • Using the Pop Out
  • Using the Outline View
  • Editing in Browser
  • Opening in PowerPoint
  • Printing From the Reading View

Module Five: Working with Slides

  • A New File
  • Adding Slides
  • The PowerPoint Web App Interface
  • Using the Slide Organizer
  • Hiding Slides

Module Six: Editing in the Browser 

  • About Saving
  • Typing Text
  • Selecting and Editing Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo

Module Seven: Formatting Text 

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements

Module Eight: Formatting Paragraphs 

  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Changing Alignment
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Text Direction

Module Nine: The Insert Tools 

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures
  • Using Smart Art
  • Inserting Links

Module Ten: The Finishing Touches

  • Working with Notes
  • Printing from the Editing View
  • Accessing the Reading View
  • Starting a Slide Show in the Browser

Module Eleven: Broadcasting Presentations on the Web 

  • About Broadcasting Presentations on the Web
  • Preparing Your Presentation for Broadcast
  • Broadcasting Your Presentation
  • Viewing a Broadcast Presentation

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 6 - Excel 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Open and close spreadsheets
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Excel 365 browser interface
  • Upload a spreadsheet to the Shared Documents library
  • Differentiate between worksheets, workbooks, rows, columns, and cells
  • Download and reload workbooks
  • Use the Find Command
  • Save a Copy
  • Open in Editing View
  • Open the spreadsheet in the Excel desktop application for more advanced features
  • Understand saving and collaborating
  • Create a new file
  • Enter labels and values
  • Edit data
  • Use the Wrap Command
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Use Undo and redo
  • Add rows and columns
  • Delete cells
  • Understand shortcuts
  • Build, copy and edit formulas
  • Use absolute referencing appropriately
  • Understand the difference between Formulas and Functions
  • Use basic Excel functions, including SUM, AVERAGE, MAX, and MIN
  • Understand Autocomplete
  • Sort and filter data
  • Collaborate with others on a spreadsheet
  • Refresh and recalculate data
  • Format text and numbers
  • Use alignment options
  • Apply borders and fill color
  • Insert and work with Tables
  • Insert and work with Charts
  • Insert links

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Spreadsheet

Module Three: Worksheets and Workbooks

  • Opening a Spreadsheet
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Understanding Worksheets vs. Workbooks
  • Downloading and Reloading
  • Closing Spreadsheets

Module Four: Working with Excel Files

  • Using the Find Command
  • Saving a Copy
  • Editing in Browser
  • The Excel Web App Interface
  • Opening in Excel

Module Five: Editing in the Browser (one)

  • About Saving and Save As
  • A New File and AutoSaving
  • Entering Data
  • Editing Data
  • Using the Wrap Command

Module Six: Editing in the Browser (two)

  • Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Adding Rows and Columns
  • Deleting Cells
  • Using Timesaving Shortcuts

Module Seven: Building Formulas

  • The Math Basics of Excel
  • Building a Formula
  • Editing a Formula
  • Copying a Formula
  • Relative vs. Absolute References

Module Eight: Understanding Functions

  • Formulas vs. Functions
  • Using the SUM Function
  • Using Other Basic Excel Functions
  • Using AutoComplete

Module Nine: Working with Data

  • Sorting Data
  • Filtering Data
  • About Collaborating
  • About Refreshing External Data

Module Ten: Formatting Your Data

  • Changing the Appearance of Text
  • Changing the Appearance of Numbers
  • Setting Alignment Options
  • Adding Borders
  • Adding Fill Color

Module Eleven: The Insert Tools

  • Inserting Tables
  • Inserting Charts
  • Working with Charts
  • Inserting Links

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 7 - Windows 7 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this Course, you will be able to:

  • Upgrade from Vista or XP
  • Log in and out of Windows
  • Use the Search Box
  • Pin an application to the Start Menu or the Taskbar
  • Customize the Start Menu
  • Use the Notification Area and Action Center
  • Navigate the Control Panel and make changes to Control Panel items
  • Use Gadgets, Themes, Sticky Notes, and the Snipping Tool
  • Backup Files
  • Understand Libraries
  • Use Windows Key Shortcuts
  • Share Files
  • Use Location Aware Printing
  • Use the Built-in Applications: Windows Mail, Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, Backup and Restore, and Windows Media Center
  • Troubleshoot Program Compatibility
  • Understand System Restore
  • Understand Startup Repair

Module Two: Welcome to Windows 7

  • Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
  • Upgrading from Windows Vista?
  • Upgrading from Windows XP?
  • User State Migration Tool
  • Windows Easy Transfer

Module Three: Start Menu

  • Log In and Out of Windows
  • All Programs
  • Search Box
  • Pin to Start Menu
  • Customizing the Start Menu

Module Four: The Taskbar

  • Jump Lists
  • Live Taskbar Preview
  • Pin to Taskbar
  • Notification Area
  • Action Center

Module Five: Control Panel (Part One)

  • System and Security
  • Network and Internet
  • Hardware and Sound
  • Programs

Module Six: Control Panel (Part Two)

  • User Accounts and Family Safety
  • Appearance and Personalization
  • Clock, Language, and Region
  • Ease of Access

Module Seven: Gadgets and Tools

  • Desktop and SideShow Gadgets
  • Themes
  • Sticky Notes
  • Snipping Tool

Module Eight: Productivity Tools

  • Drag and Drop Files
  • Aero Shake and Snap
  • Libraries
  • Windows Key Shortcuts

Module Nine: Networking and Sharing

  • HomeGroup
  • View Available Networks
  • Sharing Files
  • Remote Media Streaming
  • Location Aware Printing

Module Ten: Built-in Applications

  • Windows Mail
  • Windows Defender
  • Windows Firewall
  • Backup and Restore
  • Windows Media Center

Module Eleven: Troubleshooting Tools

  • Program Compatibility
  • Problem Steps Recorder
  • System Restore
  • XP Mode
  • Startup Repair

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 8 - Windows 8 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Install Windows 8
  • Navigate the Start Screen and Apps
  • Use the Desktop, Taskbar and related features
  • Work with the Charms Bar
  • Manage your files and folders
  • Work with Settings 
  • Personalize Windows 8
  • Understand Security and Maintenance

Module Two: Welcome to Windows 8

  • About Windows 8
  • Installing Windows 8
  • Setting Up Windows 8
  • Logging In
  • Exploring the Start Screen
  • Using Windows 8 with a Touch Screen

Module Three: Using Apps 

  • Opening and Closing an App
  • Navigating Apps
  • About the Built-In Apps
  • Using All Apps
  • Updating and Downloading Apps from the Windows Store

Module Four: Working with the Desktop

  • Opening the Desktop
  • About the Desktop Interface
  • Opening Desktop Programs
  • Using Desktop Effects
  • Opening Files with Different Programs

Module Five: Using the Taskbar 

  • Working with the Taskbar
  • Pinning Apps to the Taskbar
  • Using Jump Lists
  • Minimizing All Open Windows
  • Customizing the Notification Area

Module Six: Working with the Charms Bar 

  • Using the Search Charm
  • Using the Share Charm
  • Using the Start Charm
  • Using the Devices Charm
  • Using the Settings Charm

Module Seven: Managing Your Files and Folders 

  • Working with File Explorer
  • Changing the File Explorer View
  • Sorting Files
  • Searching for Files
  • Working with Libraries
  • About SkyDrive

Module Eight: Networking and Devices 

  • Viewing Available Networks
  • Using a Home Group
  • Sharing a Printer
  • Adding and Removing Devices

Module Nine: Working with Settings and the Control Panel 

  • Changing the Volume and Screen Brightness
  • Opening the Control Panel
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Parental Controls
  • Removing Unwanted Programs

Module Ten: Personalizing Windows 8 

  • Customizing the Lock Screen
  • Customizing the Start Screen
  • Customizing Tiles on the Start Screen
  • Customizing the Desktop

Module Eleven: Understanding Security and Maintenance 

  • Understanding Security Features
  • Using Windows Update
  • Using the Action Center
  • Troubleshooting Problems
  • Using System Restore

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 9 - Business Writing

PART ONE – THE BUILDING BLOCKS

Section One: Getting Started

  • a quick refresher on basic writing concepts (such as spelling, grammar, and punctuation) – the things that we often miss especially when completing work under pressure; and
  • an overview of some the typical business documents – letters, reports, proposals – that you may have to deal with, with tips on structure, style etc. 

Section Two: Spelling and Grammar

  • Spelling
  • Grammar

Section Three: Language and tone

  • Clarity
  • Conciseness
  • Formality
  • Focus
  • Tone

Section Four: Sentences and Paragraphs

  • Parts of a Sentence
  • Sentence Length
  • Punctuation
  • Paragraphs

Section Five: Organization and Structure

  • Organisation Approach

Section Six: Tools and Techniques

  • The Reader
  • The Requirement
  • Write faster – effective writing
  • Templates
  • Proofreading
  • Review/Peer Review
  • The Appearance - Printing and Publishing

PART TWO – THE DOCUMENTS

Section Seven: Meeting Agendas

  • The Basic Structure

Section Eight: E-mails

  • Addressing your mails
  • Brevity
  • Formality
  • Attachments
  • Forwarding/replying

Section Nine: Business Letters

  • The Basic Structure
  • Writing the Letter

Section Ten: Proposals

  • The Basic Outline
  • Key information
  • Sequence
  • Choosing a Format
  • Proposal Structure and Content
  • Executive Summaries

Section Eleven: Reports

  • Report Structure and format

Section Twelve: Requests for Proposal

  • Requests for Proposals

Section Thirteen: Business Cases

  • Business Cases

Section Fourteen: General Documentation

  • General Documentation

Section Fifteen: Wrapping Up

Course 10 - Organizational Skills

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Remove the Clutter

  • Just do it
  • You dont have to keep everything
  • Three boxes: Keep, donate and trash
  • A place for everything and everything in it's place

Module Three - Prioritize

  • Write it down
  • Urgent / Important Matrix
  • Divide tasks
  • 80/20 rule

Module Four - Scheduling Your Time

  • Have a master calendar
  • Setting deadlines
  • Remove or limit the time wasters
  • Coping with things outside of your control

Module Five - To Do Lists

  • Use a day planner
  • Finish what you start
  • Focus on the important
  • Do quick tasks immediately

Module Six - Paper and Paperless Storage

  • Find a system that works for you
  • Make it consistent
  • Make it time sensitive
  • Setting up archives

Module Seven - Organization in Your Work Area

  • Keeping items within arm's reach
  • Only have current projects on your desk
  • Arranging your drawers
  • Organize to match your workflow

Module Eight - Tools to Fight Procrastination

  • Eat that Frog!
  • Remove distractions
  • Give yourself a reward
  • Break up large tasks

Module Nine - Organizing Your Inbox

  • Setting delivery rules
  • Folder and message hierachy
  • Deal with email right away
  • Flag and highlight important items

Module Ten - Avoid the Causes of Disorganisation

  • Keeping everything
  • Not being consistent
  • Not following a schedule
  • Bad habits

Module Eleven - Discipline is the Key to Stay Organised

  • Stay within your systems
  • Learn to say No
  • Have organisiation be part of your life
  • Plan for tomorrow, today

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

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:

Windows:

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

MAC/iOS

  • 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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About this Course

Get SharePoint 365 Essentials, Word 365 Essentials, Outlook 365 Essentials, OneNote 365 Essentials, PowerPoint 365 Essentials, Excel 365 Essentials, Windows 7 Essentials, Windows 8 Essentials, Business Writing, and Organizational Skills in this Bundle

1. SharePoint 365 Essentials: Manage Your Enterprise Documents and Information Virtually

In this course you will learn how to sign on to the Microsoft Office 365 portal, and see where your SharePoint content will be stored. You will learn about the home page of the portal, where to sign into the Team Site and the Office 365 web apps, including Outlook.

Through SharePoint Essentials you will take a look at the Team Site and how to navigate around and view the SharePoint site. SharePoint Online is the Office 365 answer to collaboration. SharePoint Online will let you manage documents and information in one place that customers and colleagues can access from virtually anywhere.

By the end of this SharePoint 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Sign on to Office 365
  • Understand the Home page
  • Understand the Team Site
  • Update your profile
  • Share Information
  • Understand content types
  • Share and track items
  • Track versions
  • Understand the Library tools
  • Create a site
  • Understand Types of Lists
  • Manage events
  • Connect to Outlook
  • Create a New calendar
  • Understand Web Parts
  • Creating a Site
  • Modifying a view
  • Understand workflows
  • Update a task status

2. Word 365 Essentials: Learn to use Office 365 Word

Office 365 Word Web App Essentials course, you can access your documents anywhere, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed.

With Office 365 Word you will learn how to edit, share, and publish Word files using the Office 365 interface. The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Word 365 Essentials Online Short Courses, you will be able to:

  • Open and close documents in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Word 365 browser interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library 
  • Open a document in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through documents
  • Zoom to a different view
  • Open the pop out
  • Open in Editing View
  • Type, select, and edit text
  • Understand the Word web app interface
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Undo and redo tasks
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use bullets and numbering
  • Insert and work with tables
  • Insert links
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Insert clip art

3. Outlook 365 Essentials: Access Your Inbox Anywhere From Any Computer That Has An Internet Connection And A Web Browser

Welcome to the Office 365 Outlook Essentials course. With Office 365, you can access your inbox anywhere from any computer that has an internet connection and a web browser. In the Office 365 Outlook web app, you can collaborate and keep up to date with built in tools that Outlook is known for.

The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents and emails to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Outlook 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Outlook 365 browser interface
  • Open and close the Outlook 365 web app
  • Understand IM settings
  • Filter messages
  • Check messages
  • Create, rename, move, and delete folders
  • Understand Junk Mail options
  • Use the address book
  • Attach a file or insert a picture in a message
  • View message details
  • Flag or categorize an item
  • Create rules
  • Use automatic replies
  • Create a group
  • Create appointments and meeting requests
  • Share the calendar
  • Work with contacts and groups
  • Use the task list
  • Use dates and reminders

4. OneNote 365 Essentials: Access Your OneNote Notebooks Without Using a Computer Where Your Desktop Office Applications are Installed.

Through this course you will be introduced to the way OneNote is integrated into the 365 Web Apps by discussing the Home Page, the Team Site, and the Shared Documents list. We'll also explain how to upload one of your existing OneNote notebooks to the site.

With Office 365 OneNote, you can access your OneNote notebooks from the same website where they are stored, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed.

By the end of this OneNote 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close notebooks in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library
  • Understand notebooks
  • Add sections, pages and sub-pages and move or delete them
  • Name pages
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use Styles and Tags
  • Insert tables and links
  • Insert and work with Pictures and Clip Art
  • Use the Pop Out
  • Open Notebooks in the OneNote 2010 desktop application
  • Show authors
  • Work with Page versions

5. PowerPoint 365 Essentials: Learn to use Office 365 PowerPoint

While the Office 365 Web Apps are available to anyone who has either a Windows Skydrive account or a SharePoint site, in this course, we will assume that your organization is using the SharePoint site. In this module, we'll introduce the web apps by discussing the Home Page, the Team Site, and the Shared Documents list. We'll also explain how to upload one of your existing PowerPoint presentations to the site.

With Office 365 PowerPoint, you (or any of your viewers) can access your presentations anywhere. You can even make a few basic changes right on the same website where you presentation is located.

By the end of this PowerPoint 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close PowerPoint
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Upload a presentation to the Shared Documents library 
  • Understand the PowerPoint 365 browser interface
  • Open a presentation in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through presentations
  • Review Slide Notes
  • Open the pop out
  • View the Outline View
  • Open a selected presentation in the PowerPoint 2010 desktop application
  • Understand about saving presentations
  • Understand the PowerPoint web app interface
  • Use content placeholders
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Understand Broadcasting presentations over the web
  • Prepare your presentations for broadcast
  • Broadcast your presentation
  • View a broadcast presentation

6. Excel 365 Essentials: Make Basic Changes Without Using a Computer Where Your Desktop Office Applications are Installed.

Welcome to the Office 365 Excel Essentials course. With Office 365, you can access your spreadsheets anywhere, and make some basic changes without using a computer where your desktop Office applications are installed. In the Office 365 Excel web app, you can collaborate on a spreadsheet with anyone, no matter what version of Excel they have, and your changes are automatically saved.

The Office 365 experience is designed to render your documents to look exactly like they would when printed, from nearly anywhere in the world. This tool provides its users the freedom to work from anywhere.

By the end of this Excel 365 Essentials Online Short Course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Excel 365 browser interface
  • Upload a spreadsheet to the Shared Documents library
  • Download and reload workbooks
  • Understand saving and collaborating
  • Build, copy and edit formulas
  • Understand the difference between Formulas and Functions
  • Sort and filter data
  • Collaborate with others on a spreadsheet
  • Use alignment options
  • Apply borders and fill color
  • Insert and work with Tables and Charts
  • Insert links

7. Windows 7 Essentials: Operate Your Windows 7 System Like a Pro!

Welcome to the Windows 7 Essentials course. This course will help you unlock the power of the tools available in Windows 7. By the end of this course, your new desktop will have you rocketing through your tasks like a pro! 

Windows 7 Essentials will show you the great new features of Windows 7 and provide you with a great base to further  your Windows 7 experiences. With Windows 7 you are able to better manage your time by providing new and more efficient tools and applications.

By the end of this Windows 7 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Upgrade from Vista or XP
  • Log in and out of Windows
  • Use the Search Box
  • Pin an application to the Start Menu or the Taskbar
  • Customize the Start Menu
  • Use the Notification Area and Action Center
  • Navigate the Control Panel and make changes to Control Panel items
  • Use Gadgets, Themes, Sticky Notes, and the Snipping Tool
  • Backup Files
  • Understand Libraries
  • Use Windows Key Shortcuts
  • Share Files
  • Use Location Aware Printing
  • Troubleshoot Program Compatibility
  • Understand System Restore
  • Understand Startup Repair

8. Windows 8 Essentials: Learn to use Windows 8

This course will give you an introduction into the new world of Windows 8. With Windows 8 Microsoft has introduced a different environment with its new user interface and ways of navigating through your apps.

Windows 8 Essentials will show you the great new features of Windows 8 and provide you with a great base to further their Windows 8 experiences. With Windows 8 you are able to better manage your time by providing new and more efficient tools and applications.

By the end of this Windows 8 Essentials Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Install Windows 8
  • Navigate the Start Screen and Apps
  • Use the Desktop, Taskbar and related features
  • Work with the Charms Bar
  • Manage your files and folders
  • Work with Settings 
  • Personalize Windows 8
  • Understand Security and Maintenance

9. Business Writing: Become an Expert at Writing Effective Emails, Letters, Reports and More

We all know that writing is one of the most important methods of business communication for most people, whether its e-mails, memos, proposals, or major reports. Lots of people struggle with the composition of these. Sometimes it's because they don't have to do it very often so, therefore, it doesn't flow as easily as they would like, sometimes because they are new to a role, or just because it's not their favorite thing.

This Business Writing Online Short Course will provide:

  • A quick refresher on basic writing concepts (such as spelling, grammar, and punctuation) the things that we often miss especially when completing work under pressure; and
  • An overview of some the typical business documents, letters, reports, proposals that you may have to deal with, with tips on structure, style etc.

Course Topics:

  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Writing the Letter
  • Proposals Key Info

By the end of the Business Writing Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the function/purpose of all of the above.
  • Utilize the tips and techniques provided here to determine an appropriate structure to use for your business artifacts in different situations.
  • Define proofreading and understand the techniques in improving proofreading skills.
  • Define peer review and list ways peer review can help improve business writing skills.
  • Notice (and correct) common spelling and grammar issues in business writing.
  • List guidelines in printing and publishing business writing

10. Organizational Skills : Achieve Your Goals By Being Organized and Productive

Good organizational skills can prove beneficial in many areas of life, including personal and business areas.

Organization skills can increase a person’s general productivity, project management, and can even affect his or her memory and retention skills. These skills are not acquired overnight – it will take a lot of hard work and practice. But with a little guidance and the right tools, anyone can learn how to stop hunting for missing things and become better organized with our Organizational Skills Online Short Course.

By the end of this Organizational Skills Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Examine current habits and routines that are not organized
  • Learn to prioritize your time schedule and daily tasks
  • Determine ways of storing information and supplies
  • Learn to organize personal and work space
  • Learn to resist procrastination
  • Make plans to stay organized in the future

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The Ultimate SharePoint 365 Essentials Bundle, 10 Course Bundle includes the following courses, below is a summary of each course: 

Course 1 - SharePoint 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started
By the end of this Course, you will be able to:

  • Sign on to Office 365
  • Understand the Home page
  • Understand the Team Site
  • Update your profile
  • Share Information
  • Understand content types
  • Share and track items
  • Track versions
  • Understand the Library tools

Module Two: Basic SharePoint Concepts

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • About Permissions
  • Changing Site Theme

Module Three: Working with My Site

  • View Your Profile
  • Update Your Profile   
  • Follow Colleagues  
  • Share Information
  • Follow Newsfeed and Status Updates

Module Four: Working with SharePoint Content

  • About Content Types
  • Adding an Item to a List
  • Uploading a File to a Library
  • Checking Items In and Out
  • Tracking Versions

Module Five: Working with Libraries

  • Types of Libraries
  • Viewing Library Items
  • Creating a New Document in Your Library
  • Editing or Deleting a Library Item
  • Understanding the Library Tools
  • Create a Library

Module Six: Working with Lists

  • Types of Lists
  • The List Tool Bars
  • Viewing Items
  • Editing or Deleing a List Item
  • Creating a New List

Module Seven: Working with Other Types of Lists

  • Viewing and Adding Announcements
  • Working with an Issues List
  • Adding a Link
  • Adding a Task
  • Searching List Items

Module Eight: Working with Calendars

  • Viewing and Navigating Calendars
  • Adding a New Event
  • Managing Events
  • Connecting to Outlook
  • Creating a New Calendar

Module Nine: Working with Sites and Pages

  • Editing a Page
  • Understanding Web Parts
  • Editing and Deleting Web Parts
  • Creating a Site

Module Ten: Working with Views

  • Sorting and Filtering Lists and Libraries
  • Creating a Column
  • Creating a Private View
  • Selecting a View
  • Modifying a View

Module Eleven: Using Workflows

  • About Workflows
  • Types of Workflows
  • Add a Three-State Workflow to a List
  • Start a Workflow
  • Monitor a Workflow
  • Review a Workflow

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 2 - Word 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close documents in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Word 365 browser interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library 
  • Open a document in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through documents
  • Zoom to a different view
  • Open the pop out
  • Open in Editing View
  • Type, select, and edit text
  • Understand the Word web app interface
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Undo and redo tasks
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use bullets and numbering
  • Insert and work with tables
  • Insert links
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Insert clip art

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps 

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Viewing Web App Documents (I) 

  • Opening a Document
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Paging Through Documents
  • Printing From the Reading View
  • Finding Text in Your Document
  • Closing Documents

Module Four: Viewing Web App Documents (II)

  • Zooming in your Document
  • Using the Pop Out
  • Editing in Browser
  • About Converting Documents
  • Opening in Word

Module Five: Editing in the Browser 

  • A New File
  • Saving Files
  • The Word Web App Interface
  • Typing Text
  • Selecting Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Editing and Deleting Text

Module Six: Basic Editing Tasks

  • Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Setting the Proofing Language
  • Printing from the Editing View
  • Accessing the Reading View

Module Seven: Font Formatting 

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements
  • Highlighting Text

Module Eight: Formatting Paragraphs 

  • Setting the Alignment
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Text Direction

Module Nine: Working with Styles 

  • About Styles
  • Quick Styles versus the Style Gallery
  • Applying a Style
  • Clearing Formatting

Module Ten: The Insert Tools (I) 

  • Inserting a Table
  • Adding Text to a Table
  • Inserting Links

Module Eleven: The Insert Tools (II) 

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 3 - Outlook 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand the Outlook 365 browser interface
  • Open and close the Outlook 365 web app
  • Understand IM settings
  • Filter messages
  • Check messages
  • Create, rename, move, and delete folders
  • Understand Junk Mail options
  • Use the address book
  • Attach a file or insert a picture in a message
  • View message details
  • Flag or categorize an item
  • Create rules
  • Use automatic replies
  • Create a group
  • Create appointments and meeting requests
  • Share the calendar
  • Work with contacts and groups
  • Use the task list
  • Use dates and reminders

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • Opening Outlook
  • Understanding the Outlook 365 Interface
  • About IM
  • Selecting a Theme
  • Closing Outlook

Module Three: Working with Your Inbox (Part One)

  • Viewing Your Inbox
  • Filtering Messages
  • Checking Messages
  • Marking an Item Read or Unread
  • Replying to or Forwarding a Message from the Inbox
  • Ignoring Conversations

Module Four: Working with Your Inbox (Part Two)

  • Changing the View
  • Creating Folders
  • Moving Messages to Folders
  • Renaming, Moving and Deleting Folders
  • Adding to Favorites
  • About Junk Mail

Module Five: Creating a New E-Mail

  • Creating an E-mail
  • About the Address Book
  • Finishing Your Message
  • Attaching a File
  • Inserting a Picture
  • Sending the Message

Module Six: Managing E-Mail Messages

  • The Received Message Window
  • Opening a Chat Message
  • Viewing Message Details
  • Printing a Message
  • Deleting an E-Mail

Module Seven: Using Outlook’s Organizational Tools

  • Flagging an Item for Follow-up
  • Using Categories
  • Performing a Simple Search
  • Performing a Complex Search
  • Creating a Basic Rule
  • Creating an Advanced Rule

Module Eight: Outlook Options

  • About the Outlook Options
  • Setting Automatic Replies
  • Creating a Group
  • Creating a Signature

Module Nine: An Introduction to the Calendar

  • Getting Started
  • Creating an Appointment
  • Changing Your Calendar View
  • Creating a Meeting Request and Using the Scheduling Assistant
  • Editing an Appointment
  • Managing Reminders
  • Sharing Your Calendar

Module Ten: An Introduction to Contacts

  • Getting Started
  • About Importing Contacts
  • Creating a New Contact
  • Working with Contacts
  • Creating a New Group
  • Working with Groups

Module Eleven: An Introduction to Tasks

  • Getting Started
  • Creating a New Task
  • Setting a Date and Reminder
  • Setting a Repeating Task
  • Forwarding a Task
  • Updating a Task Status

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 4 - OneNote 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Open and close notebooks in reading or editing view
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface
  • Upload a document to the Shared Documents library
  • Understand notebooks
  • Add sections, pages and sub-pages and move or delete them
  • Name pages
  • Format fonts and paragraphs with a variety of features
  • Use Styles and Tags
  • Insert tables and links
  • Insert and work with Pictures and Clip Art
  • Use the Pop Out
  • Open Notebooks in the OneNote 2010 desktop application
  • Show authors
  • Work with Page versions

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Working with Notebooks

  • Understanding Your Notebook
  • Opening a Notebook
  • The OneNote Web App Interface
  • Creating a New Notebook
  • About Saving
  • Closing Notebooks

Module Four: Working with Pages and Sections

  • About the Pages Pane
  • Adding Pages
  • Creating Sub-Pages
  • Moving and Deleting Pages
  • Adding Sections

Module Five: Editing in the Browser

  • Using the Pop Out
  • Minimizing the Ribbon
  • Opening in OneNote
  • Typing Text

Module Six: Basic Editing Tasks

  • Selecting and Editing Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Using Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Setting the Proofing Language

Module Seven: Formatting Your Text

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements
  • Highlighting Text
  • Clearing Formatting

Module Eight: Paragraph Formatting, Styles and Tags

  • Setting the Alignment or Text Direction
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Applying Styles
  • Tagging Notes

Module Nine: The Insert Tools (Part One)

  • Inserting a Table
  • Adding Text to a Table
  • Working with Tables
  • Inserting Links

Module Ten: The Insert Tools (Part Two)

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures

Module Eleven: The View Tab

  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Show Authors
  • Page Versions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 5 - PowerPoint 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Open and close PowerPoint
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Upload a presentation to the Shared Documents library 
  • Understand the PowerPoint 365 browser interface
  • Open a presentation in Reading View or Editing View
  • Page through presentations
  • Review Slide Notes
  • Open the pop out
  • View the Outline View
  • Open a selected presentation in the PowerPoint 2010 desktop application
  • Understand about saving presentations
  • Understand the PowerPoint web app interface
  • Use content placeholders
  • Insert and work with pictures
  • Understand Broadcasting presentations over the web
  • Prepare your presentations for broadcast
  • Broadcast your presentation
  • View a broadcast presentation

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Document

Module Three: Viewing Web App Presentations (I) 

  • Opening a Presentation
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Paging Through Documents
  • Notes
  • Closing Presentations

Module Four: Viewing Web App Presentations (II)

  • Using the Pop Out
  • Using the Outline View
  • Editing in Browser
  • Opening in PowerPoint
  • Printing From the Reading View

Module Five: Working with Slides

  • A New File
  • Adding Slides
  • The PowerPoint Web App Interface
  • Using the Slide Organizer
  • Hiding Slides

Module Six: Editing in the Browser 

  • About Saving
  • Typing Text
  • Selecting and Editing Text with the Mouse or Keyboard
  • Using Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo

Module Seven: Formatting Text 

  • Understanding Levels of Formatting
  • Changing Font Face and Size
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Adding Font Enhancements

Module Eight: Formatting Paragraphs 

  • Adding Bullets and Numbering
  • Changing Alignment
  • Using Indents and Tabs
  • Text Direction

Module Nine: The Insert Tools 

  • Inserting Pictures
  • Inserting Clip Art
  • Working with Pictures
  • Using Smart Art
  • Inserting Links

Module Ten: The Finishing Touches

  • Working with Notes
  • Printing from the Editing View
  • Accessing the Reading View
  • Starting a Slide Show in the Browser

Module Eleven: Broadcasting Presentations on the Web 

  • About Broadcasting Presentations on the Web
  • Preparing Your Presentation for Broadcast
  • Broadcasting Your Presentation
  • Viewing a Broadcast Presentation

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 6 - Excel 365 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Open and close spreadsheets
  • Understand the Office 365 web interface, including the home page, the team site, and the shared documents list
  • Understand the Excel 365 browser interface
  • Upload a spreadsheet to the Shared Documents library
  • Differentiate between worksheets, workbooks, rows, columns, and cells
  • Download and reload workbooks
  • Use the Find Command
  • Save a Copy
  • Open in Editing View
  • Open the spreadsheet in the Excel desktop application for more advanced features
  • Understand saving and collaborating
  • Create a new file
  • Enter labels and values
  • Edit data
  • Use the Wrap Command
  • Use cut, copy, and paste
  • Use Undo and redo
  • Add rows and columns
  • Delete cells
  • Understand shortcuts
  • Build, copy and edit formulas
  • Use absolute referencing appropriately
  • Understand the difference between Formulas and Functions
  • Use basic Excel functions, including SUM, AVERAGE, MAX, and MIN
  • Understand Autocomplete
  • Sort and filter data
  • Collaborate with others on a spreadsheet
  • Refresh and recalculate data
  • Format text and numbers
  • Use alignment options
  • Apply borders and fill color
  • Insert and work with Tables
  • Insert and work with Charts
  • Insert links

Module Two: Welcome to Office 365 Web Apps

  • The Home Page
  • The Team Site
  • Shared Documents
  • Uploading a Spreadsheet

Module Three: Worksheets and Workbooks

  • Opening a Spreadsheet
  • Overview of the Reading View
  • Understanding Worksheets vs. Workbooks
  • Downloading and Reloading
  • Closing Spreadsheets

Module Four: Working with Excel Files

  • Using the Find Command
  • Saving a Copy
  • Editing in Browser
  • The Excel Web App Interface
  • Opening in Excel

Module Five: Editing in the Browser (one)

  • About Saving and Save As
  • A New File and AutoSaving
  • Entering Data
  • Editing Data
  • Using the Wrap Command

Module Six: Editing in the Browser (two)

  • Cut, Copy, and Paste
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Adding Rows and Columns
  • Deleting Cells
  • Using Timesaving Shortcuts

Module Seven: Building Formulas

  • The Math Basics of Excel
  • Building a Formula
  • Editing a Formula
  • Copying a Formula
  • Relative vs. Absolute References

Module Eight: Understanding Functions

  • Formulas vs. Functions
  • Using the SUM Function
  • Using Other Basic Excel Functions
  • Using AutoComplete

Module Nine: Working with Data

  • Sorting Data
  • Filtering Data
  • About Collaborating
  • About Refreshing External Data

Module Ten: Formatting Your Data

  • Changing the Appearance of Text
  • Changing the Appearance of Numbers
  • Setting Alignment Options
  • Adding Borders
  • Adding Fill Color

Module Eleven: The Insert Tools

  • Inserting Tables
  • Inserting Charts
  • Working with Charts
  • Inserting Links

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 7 - Windows 7 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this Course, you will be able to:

  • Upgrade from Vista or XP
  • Log in and out of Windows
  • Use the Search Box
  • Pin an application to the Start Menu or the Taskbar
  • Customize the Start Menu
  • Use the Notification Area and Action Center
  • Navigate the Control Panel and make changes to Control Panel items
  • Use Gadgets, Themes, Sticky Notes, and the Snipping Tool
  • Backup Files
  • Understand Libraries
  • Use Windows Key Shortcuts
  • Share Files
  • Use Location Aware Printing
  • Use the Built-in Applications: Windows Mail, Windows Defender, Windows Firewall, Backup and Restore, and Windows Media Center
  • Troubleshoot Program Compatibility
  • Understand System Restore
  • Understand Startup Repair

Module Two: Welcome to Windows 7

  • Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
  • Upgrading from Windows Vista?
  • Upgrading from Windows XP?
  • User State Migration Tool
  • Windows Easy Transfer

Module Three: Start Menu

  • Log In and Out of Windows
  • All Programs
  • Search Box
  • Pin to Start Menu
  • Customizing the Start Menu

Module Four: The Taskbar

  • Jump Lists
  • Live Taskbar Preview
  • Pin to Taskbar
  • Notification Area
  • Action Center

Module Five: Control Panel (Part One)

  • System and Security
  • Network and Internet
  • Hardware and Sound
  • Programs

Module Six: Control Panel (Part Two)

  • User Accounts and Family Safety
  • Appearance and Personalization
  • Clock, Language, and Region
  • Ease of Access

Module Seven: Gadgets and Tools

  • Desktop and SideShow Gadgets
  • Themes
  • Sticky Notes
  • Snipping Tool

Module Eight: Productivity Tools

  • Drag and Drop Files
  • Aero Shake and Snap
  • Libraries
  • Windows Key Shortcuts

Module Nine: Networking and Sharing

  • HomeGroup
  • View Available Networks
  • Sharing Files
  • Remote Media Streaming
  • Location Aware Printing

Module Ten: Built-in Applications

  • Windows Mail
  • Windows Defender
  • Windows Firewall
  • Backup and Restore
  • Windows Media Center

Module Eleven: Troubleshooting Tools

  • Program Compatibility
  • Problem Steps Recorder
  • System Restore
  • XP Mode
  • Startup Repair

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 8 - Windows 8 Essentials

Module One: Getting Started

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Install Windows 8
  • Navigate the Start Screen and Apps
  • Use the Desktop, Taskbar and related features
  • Work with the Charms Bar
  • Manage your files and folders
  • Work with Settings 
  • Personalize Windows 8
  • Understand Security and Maintenance

Module Two: Welcome to Windows 8

  • About Windows 8
  • Installing Windows 8
  • Setting Up Windows 8
  • Logging In
  • Exploring the Start Screen
  • Using Windows 8 with a Touch Screen

Module Three: Using Apps 

  • Opening and Closing an App
  • Navigating Apps
  • About the Built-In Apps
  • Using All Apps
  • Updating and Downloading Apps from the Windows Store

Module Four: Working with the Desktop

  • Opening the Desktop
  • About the Desktop Interface
  • Opening Desktop Programs
  • Using Desktop Effects
  • Opening Files with Different Programs

Module Five: Using the Taskbar 

  • Working with the Taskbar
  • Pinning Apps to the Taskbar
  • Using Jump Lists
  • Minimizing All Open Windows
  • Customizing the Notification Area

Module Six: Working with the Charms Bar 

  • Using the Search Charm
  • Using the Share Charm
  • Using the Start Charm
  • Using the Devices Charm
  • Using the Settings Charm

Module Seven: Managing Your Files and Folders 

  • Working with File Explorer
  • Changing the File Explorer View
  • Sorting Files
  • Searching for Files
  • Working with Libraries
  • About SkyDrive

Module Eight: Networking and Devices 

  • Viewing Available Networks
  • Using a Home Group
  • Sharing a Printer
  • Adding and Removing Devices

Module Nine: Working with Settings and the Control Panel 

  • Changing the Volume and Screen Brightness
  • Opening the Control Panel
  • Managing User Accounts
  • Managing Parental Controls
  • Removing Unwanted Programs

Module Ten: Personalizing Windows 8 

  • Customizing the Lock Screen
  • Customizing the Start Screen
  • Customizing Tiles on the Start Screen
  • Customizing the Desktop

Module Eleven: Understanding Security and Maintenance 

  • Understanding Security Features
  • Using Windows Update
  • Using the Action Center
  • Troubleshooting Problems
  • Using System Restore

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Course 9 - Business Writing

PART ONE – THE BUILDING BLOCKS

Section One: Getting Started

  • a quick refresher on basic writing concepts (such as spelling, grammar, and punctuation) – the things that we often miss especially when completing work under pressure; and
  • an overview of some the typical business documents – letters, reports, proposals – that you may have to deal with, with tips on structure, style etc. 

Section Two: Spelling and Grammar

  • Spelling
  • Grammar

Section Three: Language and tone

  • Clarity
  • Conciseness
  • Formality
  • Focus
  • Tone

Section Four: Sentences and Paragraphs

  • Parts of a Sentence
  • Sentence Length
  • Punctuation
  • Paragraphs

Section Five: Organization and Structure

  • Organisation Approach

Section Six: Tools and Techniques

  • The Reader
  • The Requirement
  • Write faster – effective writing
  • Templates
  • Proofreading
  • Review/Peer Review
  • The Appearance - Printing and Publishing

PART TWO – THE DOCUMENTS

Section Seven: Meeting Agendas

  • The Basic Structure

Section Eight: E-mails

  • Addressing your mails
  • Brevity
  • Formality
  • Attachments
  • Forwarding/replying

Section Nine: Business Letters

  • The Basic Structure
  • Writing the Letter

Section Ten: Proposals

  • The Basic Outline
  • Key information
  • Sequence
  • Choosing a Format
  • Proposal Structure and Content
  • Executive Summaries

Section Eleven: Reports

  • Report Structure and format

Section Twelve: Requests for Proposal

  • Requests for Proposals

Section Thirteen: Business Cases

  • Business Cases

Section Fourteen: General Documentation

  • General Documentation

Section Fifteen: Wrapping Up

Course 10 - Organizational Skills

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Remove the Clutter

  • Just do it
  • You dont have to keep everything
  • Three boxes: Keep, donate and trash
  • A place for everything and everything in it's place

Module Three - Prioritize

  • Write it down
  • Urgent / Important Matrix
  • Divide tasks
  • 80/20 rule

Module Four - Scheduling Your Time

  • Have a master calendar
  • Setting deadlines
  • Remove or limit the time wasters
  • Coping with things outside of your control

Module Five - To Do Lists

  • Use a day planner
  • Finish what you start
  • Focus on the important
  • Do quick tasks immediately

Module Six - Paper and Paperless Storage

  • Find a system that works for you
  • Make it consistent
  • Make it time sensitive
  • Setting up archives

Module Seven - Organization in Your Work Area

  • Keeping items within arm's reach
  • Only have current projects on your desk
  • Arranging your drawers
  • Organize to match your workflow

Module Eight - Tools to Fight Procrastination

  • Eat that Frog!
  • Remove distractions
  • Give yourself a reward
  • Break up large tasks

Module Nine - Organizing Your Inbox

  • Setting delivery rules
  • Folder and message hierachy
  • Deal with email right away
  • Flag and highlight important items

Module Ten - Avoid the Causes of Disorganisation

  • Keeping everything
  • Not being consistent
  • Not following a schedule
  • Bad habits

Module Eleven - Discipline is the Key to Stay Organised

  • Stay within your systems
  • Learn to say No
  • Have organisiation be part of your life
  • Plan for tomorrow, today

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

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:

Windows:

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

MAC/iOS

  • 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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Our completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn new skills, you might even get a promotion.

18.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

19.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

20.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying and completing this course will show employers that you have the knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in this area of expertise.

21.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

22.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the topics related to your training goals in one go.

23.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfer. *For faster transaction Credit Card payments are preferred. Please purchase online via our website course product page or contact us at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, to pay via bank transfer.

24.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

25.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

27.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes, you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via email email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

28.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at email/info)(coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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Course Summary

Course ID: 020SP3EOSC10CB
Delivery Mode: Online
Access: Unlimited lifetime access to course material
Time: Study at your own pace
Duration: 60-80 Hours for total bundle
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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