Introduction to Microsoft Packages

Course code: WCXR000P

Subject area: Digital Technologies

Study level: Part Time

Course level: U

Course details

10:00am - 12:00pm

Thursday

23rd Sep 2021 - 21st Oct 2021

Oxford Adult Learning Cowley

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555 585

You will learn about the range of tools and features available from Microsoft to enhance the reach and scope of what you can use it for either at work or home. Making the most of Office 365 features and facilities.

Would you like to create presentations that look whizzy? Do you think spreadsheets could do a lot for you but don’t know how to make one? Do you have access to Outlook for emails but don’t know how to use it properly? Would you like to use Teams for virtual meetings but don’t know where to start? Have you heard that you can access documents from the cloud but don’t know how to do it?

Join this course to explore and use the full range of Microsoft applications available as part of Office 365.

In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2 ½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.

Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.

You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.

Advanced Word / Excel courses/Coding Academy/Maintaining Databases/Build Your Own PC
Have basic computer/keyboard experience including being able to login, use a mouse and open applications

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2021 prior to starting the course.

Courses can fill fast, so please enrol early to avoid disappointment. Decisions on whether a course is to run are made two weeks prior to the start date - an email will be sent to you should there be changes to your course or if it is cancelled. Please check your inbox leading up to your course, including the junk folders. For anyone without an email account, our Admissions team will phone you instead.

For the first week of the course you will need to bring a valid form of identification; this includes passport, driving licence, debit/credit card, Birth Certificate or National Insurance card.

Please note - you should be 19 years old or over at 31st August 2021 prior to starting the course.
This course is free for voluntary sector's staff

Courses offered by the college are fully or partly funded by the Government and the published fee takes account of this funding.

Before starting a course, the College is required to check you meet conditions relating to that funding, e.g. age, residency status within the UK/EEA, prior qualification level and employment status. In some circumstances (such as with online enrolments), these checks can only be completed after you have enrolled and paid.

If you are unable to pay in full for this course at the time of enrolment, and the course tuition fee is £300 or more, an instalment plan is available. If this is your preference, please do not enrol online but rather call the Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to enrol.

Once enrolled, Admissions will take the first instalment payment from you and pass on your details to the Finance team who will email you to set-up your payment plan. Please return a fully completed instalment plan to Finance as failure to do so could result in being withdrawn from your course.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated, we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions Team on 01235 216400 to discuss these options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £55.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £55.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £33.00
Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £33.00

As this is a non-accredited course, there is no formal qualification. However, you will be asked to complete activities that demonstrate how you are progressing on your course.
There is no formal assessment. You will take part in various activities on which you will self-assess receive peer and tutor feedback.