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Microsoft Office Word - Level 1


Course Code: CS0101CA17

Microsoft Word Computer Training Class

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In-House Computer Training Available!

Have a large group that needs this training? We can bring this course to you!

For more information, call Suzanne Hills at 848-932-7234 or send an email to shills@njaes.rutgers.edu.

We also Offer Others Levels of Word Training!

Please visit our Computer Classes page for all upcoming course offerings.

This workshop is designed for students looking to learn the essentials of Microsoft Word and word processing.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Convert documents to Word formats
  • Create, navigate and save documents
  • Apply character and paragraph formatting
  • Create headers and footers
  • Add and delete tabs
  • Work with standard and customized bullets and numbering patterns
  • Insert pictures and manipulate and crop graphics
  • Insert pull quotes, drop caps, hyperlinks, and WordArt
  • Insert symbols, page numbers and page breaks
  • Adjust line spacing
  • And much more!

Students will also learn some timesaving tips and shortcuts to work more quickly and efficiently and the instructor will set aside time to answer specific questions.
Computers will be provided for hands-on learning. Students will complete instructor-led practice exercises to reinforce new skills.

Note: While Microsoft Office Word 2016 will be used for in-class demonstrations and hands-on practice, most of the skills taught in this class are also applicable to older versions of Word. Windows operating system is used for instruction in all Microsoft Office workshops.

Prerequisite: Experience with Windows operating system

Registration Fee TBD  
Rutgers Faculty/Staff/Student Discount Fee TBD  

There are no refunds for this program. Substitutions are permitted.


No meals will be provided at this course.


GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Loree Building, Computing Lab - Room 027
72 Lipman Drive, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Parking permit required for this location (will be provided to registrants).

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


Sorry, registration is not currently available for this course.

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Here are 3 convenient ways to be added to our mailing list:
1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Microsoft Office Word - Level 1" or Course Code CS0101) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Suzanne Hills, 848-932-7234

Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for tuition reimbursement through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.