Microsoft Word is fundamental to job roles in just about every profession and yet most people have a fairly basic idea of how to get around the programme. The ability to write and create well formatted documents with ease makes Word the primary word processing programme for most employers who will require top quality skills in this product as a matter of course.

Souters is a Microsoft Certified Academy. Our Microsoft Office training uses the very latest technology in interactive training.

As a Microsoft Certified Academy, we are able to offer the internationally recognised Microsoft Certification. If you feel that you have the Word Skills necessary to pass the Microsoft Certiport exam, feel free to purchase an exam by following this hyperlink Certiport Exams.


To gain either Proficient or Advanced Word User Skills.

Course Format

The course is offered in Word 2007, 2010 or 2013, depending on your requirement. It is sold as a two unit course either  Beginner and Proficient level or Proficient and Advanced level.

Course Content

DOWNLOAD syllabus for Word.

DOWNLOAD printable information on this course.

Dates and Duration

Training at our academy for one month with live tutor availability to provide guidance during office hours (weekdays and Saturdays). You may also study from home via Broadband link if more convenient; in this case the training is available for three months during which time you will need to  to take your assessment to obtain a Souters’ Microsoft certificate (entirely optional but included in the price).

Please refer to the schedule for start dates.

Course Requirements

The Course can start from beginner level, so there are no special entry requirements.


  • Training written by senior Microsoft Partners
  • User friendly
  • We can offer Microsoft Certification which is internationally recognised, because we are a Microsoft Certified Academy.
  • One of our course versions was written to train for Microsoft Certification (MOS)  and is available on request at no extra charge.
  • Flexibility, as intensely or otherwise as you need.
  • Available at our Certified Training Centre with trainers as backup or at home.


Souters’ Microsoft Certification on successful completion.

Microsoft Global certification available as a supplement.