Introduction to Computers - Using Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016

Computer user touching on Microsoft word icon to open the program.

This course is designed for beginners.

Participants will learn the basic skills needed to operate the software, including performing tasks such as starting applications, creating folders, copying and moving files and personalising Windows.

Glass Rock Solutions provides this training either as virtual (online) training or in-person (face-to-face).

At the completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • work safely with your computer, consider your impact on the environment and manage files and folders efficiently
  • explain the various hardware components of the computer
  • understand the various types of software
  • work with the basic components of the Windows 10 interface
  • work with desktop program and app windows
  • work with several of the default Windows apps
  • understand data storage and navigate your computer’s drives, folders and files
  • navigate the folder hierarchy and work with folders
  • manage files on your computer
  • understand the history of word processing and the types of documents that can be word-processed
  • understand some of the key underlying concepts of spreadsheets
  • understand some of the theoretical aspects of the internet
  • use Microsoft Edge to access the internet, search for and locate information
  • navigate web pages
  • understand and conduct effective searches of the internet
  • start Microsoft Outlook and navigate its key features

After completing this course, participants are encouraged to undertake any of the Microsoft software training we offer to build on their skills using Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Project 2016.

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