Manager's Guide to Microsoft Office

Duration 1 Day

Who Should Attend?

Anyone moving into an office based role who previously has had little or no exposure to computers and computer software.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand some of the Jargon used in computing
    • Logging on/booting up etc.
    • Network/local/shared drives
  • Carry out basic file management in Windows
  • Send an email – with attachments
  • Read emails
  • Create a basic letter/memo
  • Create simple formulas
  • Format a spreadsheet
  • Print a spreadsheet
  • Understand how to create a simple presentation.

Course Content


  • Short explanation of standard jargon
  • File management in Windows


  • Send emails
  • Attaching files to emails
  • Reading and replying to emails


  • Saving files
  • Creating a basic letter


  • Creating a basic formula
  • Simple formatting
  • Printing


  • Creating a presentation