Proficiency in Microsoft Word is one of the most in-demand software skills today. This learning path helps you become a power user in Word. Discover how to format documents, use built-in templates, create forms, and more.
Learn to use Word's powerful features and functions with ease.
Utilize the built-in styles and templates in Word.
Become certified as a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) or MOS Expert.
Word Essential Training (Office 365/Microsoft 365) with David Rivers
Get the most out of the Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) version of Word. Learn how to create, format, share, and print a wide variety of documents using this application.
2h 10m • COURSE
Word 2016: Advanced Tips and Tricks with Nick Brazzi
Improve your productivity and efficiency in Word 2016 with these useful tips on setting document defaults, advanced text formatting, and more.
1h 41m • COURSE
Word 2016: Mail Merge in Depth with Gini von Courter
Learn how to merge Word documents, labels, envelopes, and email with Word 2016's Mail Merge feature. Create personalized letters and emails quickly and easily.
2h 20m • COURSE
Word 2016: Forms in Depth with Gini von Courter
Learn how to create electronic forms that are visually pleasing and easy to navigate with Word 2016.
1h 32m • COURSE
Cert Prep: Word 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist (77-725) with Jennifer McBee
Demonstrate your advanced knowledge of Word 2016 by becoming a Microsoft Office Specialist. This course helps you prepare for exam 77-725.
3h 48m • COURSE
Cert Prep: Word 2016 Microsoft Office Expert (77-726) with Jennifer McBee
Demonstrate your advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word by becoming a Word 2016 MOS Expert. Prepare for the Word 2016 MOS Expert exam with our online test prep training.
2h 13m • COURSE
You'll master Microsoft Word with these experts
David Rivers specializes in elearning and productivity. His clients include Microsoft and Corel.
Author, trainer, and learning and development expert David Rivers has over 20 years experience helping government, hi-tech, and healthcare businesses increase their efficiency and productivity by integrating technology tools. With deep experience in Microsoft Office, elearning tools, and assorted productivity tools such as FrameMaker and RoboHelp, David is passionate about helping people improve their workflows to recover time in their schedules. His clients include Microsoft, Corel Corporation, Halogen Software, and the City of Ottawa. David is also a published book author on topics ranging from Photoshop to Acrobat and the Microsoft Digital Image Suite.
Nick Brazzi is a staff author on productivity and mobile topics for LinkedIn Learning.
A former Apple educator, Nick has been teaching desktop productivity and video editing for over 10 years. Before joining lynda.com, he was a software trainer and instruction designer for Apple, and a regular guest speaker for several Macintosh user groups in the Silicon Valley. In his spare time, Nick demonstrates his skills in various unicycle-related sports.
Gini von Courter has taught computer classes on Microsoft Office for 20+ years and has authored 30+ books.
Gini has been providing computer classes and seminars on Microsoft Office and related products for more than 20 years at public and private companies, state and federal agencies, educational institutions, and not-for-profit organizations, and has consulted and trained on the use of Microsoft SharePoint since the first SharePoint product was launched in 2001. A founder and managing partner of TRIAD Consulting, Gini is also the author of 29 books, including Beginning SharePoint with Excel, and a number of lynda.com movies on SharePoint, SharePoint Designer, InfoPath, and other software titles. Gini's passion is helping clients use SharePoint and Microsoft Office applications to create solutions that increase efficiency and collaboration while improving the quality of people's work lives. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan with an M.B.A. from Oakland University.
Microsoft Certified Trainer Jennifer McBee helps students master Office and pass MOS certification exams.
Jennifer has been a Microsoft Certified Trainer since 2007, successfully teaching Microsoft Office and other desktop software to such organizations as L.L.Bean, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, the City of Bangor, Time Warner Cable, the Maine Department of Labor, and Bangor International Airport. She holds Master-level MOS certification in Office 2003, 2007, 2010, and 2013, and she has served as a subject matter expert on exams for Office 2010 and 2013. She also runs a testing center for Certiport, the exclusive certification exam partner of Microsoft.
She has helped such organizations as the State of Maine Department of Labor, Time Warner Cable, Syracuse University, and others to prepare their employees to pass MOS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint 2010 and 2013 exams. She has done the same for students in Office classes at a local community college, where she has taught for three years.