Introduction to word
Who is this course for?
This is a practical course that aims to help participants develop confidence in using a laptop or computer and accessing software for constructing letters and correspondence.
During the course, participants will be using a laptop and accessing software, e.g. Microsoft Word, to create a document. This could be in the form of a letter, a personal statement or simple poster format. Learners will be shown how to save and retrieve documents for further editing or printing.
Support and feedback
The tutor will provide support, guidance and practical demonstrations throughout
Additional costs and requirements
A desktop computer or laptop running ideally Windows 10.
A webcam (usually built into laptops)
There are no additional costs.
About the tutor
Your tutor will be Paul Milsom.
Paul has been a tutor with Learn Devon since 2000, when he began teaching IT. Since then, he has expanded his teaching curriculum and taught a variety of courses, including Employability, Art, Digital Photography, Management Training and Shopping Online.
With extensive experience of working in the legal and financial sector in London and having been involved in projects in Thailand and Saudi Arabia, Paul uses his understanding and knowledge of the world of business in his teaching. He believes that people have a right to access learning opportunities and supports them to achieve their full potential.
In his spare time, Paul enjoys creating art, music and photography, and keeps active by walking and cycling. He reads widely and has an interest in psychology and philosophy.