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Introduction to Word Level 1

We have one course running:

  • 3 June 2019 - 5 June 2019

This course run on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 9am and 5pm.

Location: All of these courses are held at Ruskin Hall Campus, Old Headington, Oxford, OX3 9BZ

Contact Us:  01865 759600 |


This course is designed to provide learners with the basics of word processing. This course is suitable for beginners or people with limited knowledge who wish to brush up their skills and make more efficient use of the programme.
You would expect the course to cover areas including (but not limited to):

  • How to make changes to the appearance of your work
  • How to cut, copy and paste text
  • How to spell check, save and print your work
  • Developing your skills in formatting, structuring and presentation

This is a residential course, you may be eligible for two nights' accommodation and food. We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it. For more information call us on (0)1865 759600 or visit our Further Education fees and funding page

If you are not eligible for financial support the course will cost £260 (this includes lunch).

Entry Requirements & How to Apply MORE INFORMATION

While there are no entry requirements for this course, it is advised that you have computer skills and a basic ability to use a keyboard.
Upon application for the courses you will be invited for an initial assessment and interview to ensure that the course is suitable for you.

To apply for this course please click Apply Now and we will get in touch. Alternatively you can ring us on 01865 759600. You can also email us at

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“I have learnt so much and I want to learn more!”

“I have just had a greatexperience on theIntroduction to Word course- very good”

“As well as learning all the basics I need to know for work I have enjoyed working with a diverse group ofpeople and different age groups”

“I plan to use the skills I’ve learnt on my Access courseand in general life”

This course has taken away some of the fear for me and I now think I am able to progress”

The course can be built on by attending other IT courses (such as spreadsheets, PowerPoint and internet) to achieve the ITQ for IT Users Award. The content of this unit has been developed with employers to ensure it is relevant to the real world and meets the needs of employers.

On completion of this course you will be able to use a range of word processing software tools and techniques to produce professional-looking documents.

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