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Word Processing

The Documents module covers the main concepts and skills needed for common word processing tasks, such as creating, formatting, and finishing letters and other everyday documents.

Online Skills to Advance Business Support Unit

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    5 weeks
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    No Fees
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Course Overview

With so many job roles now using essential ICT skills, workers need to demonstrate their ability to use word processing applications to produce workplace documents effectively. This module covers the knowledge and skills needed to create clearly presented, well-structured documents.

This module is suitable for a wide range of candidates who want to be able to work with documents effectively using a range of word processing applications.

What will I be studying?

ICDL Workforce - Documents (ICDL - DOCS) (ICDL-19)  

Why should I apply?

After passing this module, candidates will feel confident enhancing their documents with text formatting and by inserting common features such as tables or images.

Understand the key concepts of word processing.
• Identify the different file formats and how to save them.
• Recognise good practice applying formatting options.
• Understand the different elements, objects, and data that can be added to a document.
• Know how to finalise a document and prepare it for printing.
• Prepare and create documents using mail merge.

What are the fees?

This course is offered under the Skills to Advance Initiative. With this, a certain eligibility criteria applies. To find out if you are eligible, contact the Business Support Unit on 066 714 9690 or [email protected].

A fee waiver is in place for applicants in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment. You can check your fee waiver eligibility with Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP), INTREO or your Local Employment Service (LES) office.

What is the Certification?

ICDL – Documents (ICDL – DOCS)


Call Claire 066 714 96 90 or get in touch by email: [email protected]

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