Microsoft Publisher

Hours: 32 / Access Length: 7 Weeks / Delivery: Monthly, Mentor Supported
Retail Price: $375.00

Course Overview:

Microsoft Publisher allows you to design documents from calendars to business cards, newsletters to brochures. In this course we will learn to create documents using templates and learn to add and format text and images. You will learn design techniques as well as how to use publisher. You will need a copy of Microsoft Publisher. A 60-day trial is available.

ATTENTION: This course has a strict start and end date.  When a student enrolls into this course, they will need to work with one of our Training Assessment Managers (TAMs) to choose a start date before they can be enrolled in their course.

Course Outline:

  • Students will identify the parts of the Publisher screen and create a basic document.
  • Students will learn to set-up a new publication.
  • Students will learn how to lay out a new document.
  • Students will create various types of business forms.
  • Students will create text-based publications such as newsletters and learn tools to apply to other longer publications.
  • Students will use Publisher to create create tables in their publications.
  • Students will add professional touches to their publications through visual inspection, and by considering color concepts and tools available to help achieve color variations.
  • Students will learn to create publications for websites and webpages.
  • Student will explore more advanced features of Publisher.
  • Students will use what they have learned in the class to create a final project in Publisher.


All necessary materials are included.

System Requirements:

System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:
  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended for the best experience.
Hardware Requirements:
  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone (Webinar / Live Online sessions)
Operating System Requirements:
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or 10 (Home, Pro)
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher.
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:
  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari
Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):
  • Office suite software (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice, or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, FoxIt)
  • Courses may require other software that is denoted in the above course outline.

** The course outlines displayed on this website are subject to change at any time without prior notice. **