Microsoft Word - Proofing Tools

Hours: 8 / Access Length: 3 Weeks / Delivery: Monthly, Mentor Supported
Retail Price: $210.00

Course Overview:

Learn to edit Microsoft Word documents like a pro! Students will edit their documents with the spell-checker, thesaurus, and grammar checker. Students will use the proofing tools to track changes in a document. Students will cut, copy and paste text using the clipboard, spike and drag and drop tools. Students will need a copy of Word. A 30-day trial is available.

Course Outline:

  • Students will use the spell check to correct spelling errors and the thesaurus to find better words.
  • Students will use the Word thesaurus and hyphenation tools to edit their documents.
  • Students will configure the AutoCorrect and AutoText features.
  • Students will use the Track Changes features to make edits to documents.


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. **