Microsoft Publisher 2010 Advanced

Course Details

This 1-day Publisher course is designed for anybody who wishes to gain a basic understanding of how to use Microsoft’s desktop publishing application.

Our Microsoft Publisher courses are delivered in over 50 locations nationwide. The course is accredited by Microsoft and includes all course materials, a manual and a certificate.

Course Contents

The course includes the following modules:

Create a calendar with the Calendar Wizard

  • Creating a calendar with the calendar wizard
  • Saving a publication
  • Customising a calendar
  • Adding dates and events to a calendar
  • Adding art to calendar dates

Creating a Personal Information Set

  • Creating a personal information set

Creating a Newsletter

  • Changing the caption
  • Entering captions for graphics
  • Inserting an existing story
  • Entering information on the inside of a newsletter
  • Entering information on the first page of a newsletter
  • Customising a newsletter
  • Using the newsletter wizard
  • Designing with the newsletter wizard

Adding or deleting extra pages

  • Checking spellingInserting a drop cap
  • Inserting a drop cap
  • Deleting extra pages
  • Adding extra pages

Publicising an Event

  • Customising an invitation
  • Customising an invitation
  • Creating an invitation
  • Creating a fundraiser invitation

Creating a Catalogue

  • Printing a catalogue
  • Deleting extra pages
  • Adding extra pages
  • Customising a catalogue
  • Creating a catalogue

Creating and customizing a banner

  • Printing a banner
  • Customising a banner
  • Creating a banner

Creating a certificate

  • Personalise it with paper direct
  • Adding addresses to a publication
  • Creating a list in Publisher (optional)
  • Adding names to certificates with mail merge
  • Customising a certificate

Publications by Design

  • Creating coordinating envelopes
  • Choosing a picture for the logo
  • Customising the logo on a letterhead
  • Using a smart object wizard
  • Saving a letterhead
  • Using the letterhead wizard
  • Creating custom stationery

Creating a brochure for your organisation

  • Modifying a brochure
  • Making a Thank You card
  • Customising the Thank You card
  • Customising border art
  • Replacing a graphic with a scanned image

Planning Your Publisher Website

  • What information do you have to offer?
  • What websites do you find useful and attractive?
  • Structuring a Publisher website
  • Organising using three main types of pages
  • Creating a good first impression with the homepage
  • Creating a website and using wizards
  • Create a website from an existing print publication
  • Converting a Publisher-designed newsletter or brochure to a website
  • Create a website from scratch
  • Using graphics on a Publisher 2007 website
  • Using the right types of graphic

Creating thumbnail graphics on your publisher website

  • Using colour on a Publisher 2003 website
  • Creating a custom colour scheme
  • Creating hyperlinks to other pages
  • Hotspots
  • Adding meta tags to a Publisher 2003 website
  • Previewing a website
  • Web folders

Tips and Tricks

  • Checking for errors (spelling and grammar)
  • Using the design checker in Publisher to check for missing text
  • Getting Publisher files together with pack and go
  • Keeping the centre of an object static whilst resizing
  • Measuring an object in Publisher 2007
  • Switching between single-page and facing-page views
  • Adding continued notices to Publisher 2007 publications
  • Using text wrap options around a graphic
  • Shortcut keys in Publisher 2003

FAQ's

What are the prerequisites for this course?

We recommend having some familiarity with the basics of Microsoft Publisher and desktop publishing.

What am I provided on the course?

You will be provided with an official courseware folder, detailed user-friendly manual, pre/post course email support, refreshments and a certificate of completion.

Who will be instructing me?

You will be a taught by a qualified, knowledgeable instructor with years of experience in their field.

When should I arrive to the venue?

You should aim to arrive at 9am.

How can I contact you?

If you would like more information about any course please feel free to either contact us on 01159 031 029 or you can email us at info@coursebargains.com.

What are the prerequisites for this course?

We recommend having some familiarity with the basics of Microsoft Publisher and desktop publishing.

What am I provided on the course?

You will be provided with an official courseware folder, detailed user-friendly manual, pre/post course email support, refreshments and a certificate of completion.

Who will be instructing me?

You will be a taught by a qualified, knowledgeable instructor with years of experience in their field.

When should I arrive to the venue?

You should aim to arrive at 9am.

How can I contact you?

If you would like more information about any course please feel free to either contact us on 01159 031 029 or you can email us at info@coursebargains.com.