Microsoft Office Diploma

Gain a good business standard level of knowledge in key Microsoft Office programmes - Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and PowerPoint. You can even opt to take your Word and Excel knowledge to an expert level if required.

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Is this for you?

A quick and easy way to learn great software skills.

For those of you looking to get up to a good business standard in every program in a short space of time, our Microsoft Office Diploma is the ideal course for you. The diploma includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook.

Award and Associated Qualifications

Awarded 110 CPD points upon successful completion

Start Date

Flexible

Study Type

Blended, distance learning, in centre

Training Type

diploma

Duration

110 hours or 4 weeks full-time study

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About this diploma

The software program skills every business needs

To work in most businesses in the UK, you’ll need a good command of the universally accepted Microsoft Office software programs. They are the most commonly used suite of programs and will open the door for you to get a great job in many different industries. Our Microsoft Office Diploma is an intensive course dedicated to giving you the technology skills you need within just four weeks. You’ll learn Microsoft Office to a good business standard level or if you wish, you can move to expert level. This fast paced diploma will teach you the skills you need in a short space of time.

The skills you need to get the job and succeed

Without a good grasp of the Microsoft Office suite of software programs, you’ll struggle to even get past interview stage. So that’s why every single Pitman Training diploma holds at least one or two Microsoft Office courses. But for those of you looking to get up to a good business standard in every program in a short space of time, our Microsoft Office Diploma is the ideal course for you. The diploma includes Microsoft Word, Word Expert, Excel, Excel Expert, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook.

What will you get in return?

A Pitman Training Diploma is one of the most prestigious courses you can complete from one of the most highly regarded training organisations across the world. Businesses throughout the UK recognise the Pitman Training name as a sign that you have been trained to the very highest level. So with your Microsoft Office Diploma, you’ll have world-class skills to get a job as a highly valued member of any business.

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Aims and Objectives

For those of you looking to get up to a good business standard in every program in a short space of time, our Microsoft Office Diploma is the ideal course for you. The diploma includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook.

Courses Included

Word

Our Microsoft Word course is designed to provide you with the essential skills you will need to be proficient in Word, in a work environment, in as short a time as possible. 

alternative Word Expert

This training course in Microsoft Word will propel your Word skills forward to an advanced level. Over several lessons, you’ll become confident in a range of Word’s more sophisticated features. 

Excel

Microsoft Excel is the world’s most popular spreadsheet program. This course is suitable for beginner to intermediate level. Over 10 self-paced lessons you'll learn how to format your spreadsheet to best display your information, handle simple and complex formulas, insert charts, learn how to insert functions such as IFERROR and much much more.

alternative Excel Expert

Our Excel Expert level course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to use this popular spreadsheet programme to an advanced level. You can choose whether you'd like to study 2013 or 2010 and over a series of self-paced lessons you'll learn how to perform tasks such as conditional formatting, recording and running macros, working with pivot tables and using statistical functions. 

PowerPoint

Our PowerPoint training course will help you get to grips with this comprehensive presentation software. Flexible to study, you can choose the version of Microsoft Office you wish to study on. 

Access

An understanding of how to utilise Microsoft Access to its best is a highly worthwhile skill to have at your command. This is a popular database application that is widely used across many employment sectors. 

Outlook

This flexible study Outlook course takes you through everything you need to use this popular email system as a work tool, from navigation and views through contacts and appointments, to tasks and folders.

Pre-Requisites

There are no pre-requisites required for this Diploma.

Finance Options

Wherever possible our training is tailored to your needs. The cost of our training programmes depend on the course(s) you choose and varies according to duration and breadth. Rest assured we have a number of payment options available to ensure the cost of training is affordable and can be worked alongside your other financial commitments. Common ways people fund their training include: - 

 

Self-Funded: 

  • Flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost* available at many of our centres;
  • You could opt to pay upfront.

 

 

Company Funded:

Requesting funding from your employers needn’t be a daunting task. Many employers support and encourage their employees with their professional development and consider it a worthwhile investment to fund any training required.

What we can help with:

  • Providing a comprehensive training programme outlining learning outcomes
  • Tailored personnel letters
  • Communication with finance departments to arrange payment options (upfront or payment plan*).

* Terms and Conditions apply. Speak to a Course Advisor for full information on the options available to you.

 

 

Career Path

Possession of Microsoft Office certifications will help across a wide range of industries and careers. We find many employers looking to fill roles such as Secretary, Senior Administrator, Personal Assistant (PA) often specifcally list Microsoft Office skills as a pre-requisite for potential applicants. 

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Whats the difference?

We offer a range of training packages in a range of subject areas and can offer blended learning opportunities to best meet your needs.

Course

Our courses are practical in nature and focus on a single subject and can last anywhere from a few hours to a few days.

Diploma

Diplomas are designed to give you a complete skillset mapped to a specific career path and contain a number of core and elective courses.

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