Word 2013/2016 – Long Documents & Reports: Taught in British Sign Language

By the end of this intermediate Word course, you will be confident in using Styles to automatically format parts of your document. You will use Styles to create a Table of Contents and to navigate around a document. You will create sophisticated graphics. You will also be able to customise the layout of pages in a long document, use cross references and reviewing tools. It is suitable for PC users of both Word 2013 and Word 2016.

Please note: this course is aimed at delegates who use BSL (British Sign Language) or SSE (Sign Supported English) as their language and is taught by our Deaf trainer in BSL.

Available for Private and Tailored group events

This course is run privately for groups or 1-2-1 Coaching sessions

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Course Location

Happy HQ, 3rd Floor, 9 Alie Street, London E1 8DE - or your workplace

Course Requirements

You should be confident in creating, saving and finding Word documents as well as entering, formatting and editing text. You should be a PC user of either MS Word 2013 or 2016.

Learners must also be fluent in British Sign Language (BSL) – Hearing learners should attend our standard Excel 2013/2016 Core Level 2 course.

What You Will Learn

By the end of this intermediate level one-day Microsoft Word course, you will be able to:

  • Use both Paragraph and Text pre-set Styles
  • Understand what can be done with Styles beyond just formatting
  • Add Headers and Footers, Page Numbers and Section Breaks
  • Insert Pictures, Shapes, Diagrams, Charts and Graphs
  • Use the referencing tools and Track Changes


Session 1

Understand Text and Paragraph formatting; Create Bulleted and Numbered Lists; Use pre-set Styles; Create your own Styles; Understand what else Styles can be used for.

Session 2

Change page layout; Add Headers and Footers; Add Page Numbers; Use Section Breaks.

Session 3

Add and edit Clip Art and Shapes; Draw with Shapes and Lines; Create Diagrams with Smart Art; Create Charts and Graphs; Create Tables.

Session 4

Create a Table of Contents; Use Cross References, Bookmarks, Hyperlinks, Footnotes and Endnotes; Work with more than one document; Use Track Changes to review a document; Compare 2 documents.


Please note that while this course covers Word 2016, it is not an Office 365 and working in the Cloud course (although it does mention working in the Cloud). If you would like to learn how to use Office 365 features such as SharePoint, OneNote, Skype for Business and Yammer, please see our Office 365 Conversion course or contact us for details.

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The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.


We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.

If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please just get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.

Your Course Trainer

Ed Lepre

Ed Lepre

Ed is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has worked at Happy for over 12 years. Although he trains the full suite of MS Office and non-Office packages at all levels, his favourite package is Excel. A previous winner of the prestigious Learning and Performance Institute's 'Learning Professional of the Year' award, as well as other training accolades, he is also the IT Helpline Manager.