Realdolmen Education


Word Introduction

This course is currently not scheduled on the open calendar, but can be organized on request.

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1 day(s)


The course is intended for PC users who wish to become familiar with one of the most widely spread word processors in the world of office automation.


General knowledge of the basic principles and manipulations of Windows is required.


Gain a clear understanding of editing and formatting a text, of opening and saving documents.


Class training with attention for individual guidance. The student can put the possibilities of the programme into practice by means of exercises. Each student disposes of a workstation.


You learn how to insert a text efficiently as well as selecting, correcting and deleting text.Afterwards we practice on essetial tasks suc as cut, copy and paste. We also show you all the possibilities about saving and opening documents.

After the input of text, it is important to know the formatting of text, which means we will explain you all the details about character and paragraph formatting. We will also show you how you can avoid common mistakes.

Finally we deal with all the basic elements of page formatting.


  • Exploring the Word screen
  • Text editing
    • Inserting text
      • Word wrap
      • Enter/shift enter/ctrl enter
      • Click and type
    • Moving within the document
    • Selections
    • Delete text with delete/backspace
    • Undo/redo
    • Copy and move text with cut/copy/paste
    • Insert or overwrite text
  • File management
    • Save a document
    • Open a document
    • Create a new document
    • Print a document
  • Formatting text
    • Character formatting
      • Fonts
      • Symbols
    • Paragraph formatting
      • Alignments
      • Indents
      • Spacing
      • Borders and Shading
      • Bullets and Numbering
      • Tabs
    • Page Setup
      • An overview of the Page Layout tab (margins, orientation, size, columns...)