Training: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) – Word Expert



Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Word by earning the Microsoft Office Specialist: Word Expert Certification. This certification demonstrates competency in creating and managing professional documents for a variety of specialized purposes and situations. This course will prepare you to take the MO-101: Microsoft Word 365 / 2019 Expert.

Participant profiles

  • Anyone in need to master the advanced functions offered by Word software
  • Anyone who want to be certified Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Word Expert


  • Manage documents options and settings
  • Design advanced documents
  • Create advanced references
  • Create customized Word elements


  • Participants should have already well-practiced on Office softwares

Course content

Lesson 1: Managing documents and templates

  • Modifying existing templates
  • Copying custom styles, macros, and building blocks to other documents or templates
  • Managing document versions
  • Comparing and combining multiple documents
  • Linking to external document content
  • Enabling macros in a document
  • Displaying hidden ribbon tabs
  • Changing the application default font

Lesson 2: Preparing documents for review

  • Restricting editing
  • Marking a document as final
  • Protecting a document with a password

Lesson 3: Managing document changes

  • Tracking changes
  • Managing tracked changes
  • Locking or unlocking tracking
  • Adding comments
  • Managing comments

Lesson 4: Performing advanced editing and formatting

  • Finding and replacing text by using wildcards and special characters
  • Finding and replacing formatting and styles
  • Setting advanced page setup layout options
  • Linking text boxes
  • Setting paragraph pagination options
  • Resolving style conflicts by using Paste Options

Lesson 5: Create styles

  • Creating paragraph and character styles
  • Modifying existing styles

Lesson 6: Creating and managing indexes

  • Marking index entries
  • Updating indexes

Lesson 7: Creating and managing references

  • Customizing a table of contents
  • Inserting and modifying captions
  • Creating and modifying a table of figures

Lesson 8: Managing forms, fields, and Mail Merge operations

  • Adding custom fields
  • Modifying field properties
  • Performing mail merges
  • Managing recipient lists
  • Inserting merged fields
  • Previewing merge results

Lesson 9: Creating and modifying building blocks, macros, and controls

  • Creating Quick Parts
  • Managing building blocks
  • Creating and modifying simple macros
  • Inserting and configuring content controls

Lesson 10: Creating custom style sets and templates

  • Creating custom color sets
  • Creating custom font sets
  • Creating custom themes
  • Creating custom style sets

Lesson 11: Preparing a document for internationalization and accessibility

  • Configuring language options in documents
  • Adding alt text to document elements
  • Managing multiple options for +Body and +Heading fonts
  • Utilizing global content standards


  • Digital courseware included

Lab / Exercises

  • Practical exercises will be proposed during and at the end of each module


  • This course prepares you to the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Word Expert exam. If you wish to take this exam, please contact our secretariat who will let you know the cost of the exam and will take care of all the necessary administrative procedures for you

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Prix de l'inscription
CHF 1'800.-

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