MOS: Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 Boot Camp


Duration: 5 days

The Academy’s Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 Boot Camp is a 5-day course that focuses on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. This course prepares students for Microsoft Exams 77-725 (Word 2016), 77-727 (Excel 2016), 77-729 (PowerPoint 2016)

The Microsoft Word 2016 course shows you how to create documents using templates; customize your document using themes, page layouts, and tables; add images and multimedia to your document; work with document revisions, and protect and finalize your document.

Topics covered in this course include:
• Working with Templates
• Using Document-wide Settings
• Document Navigation
• Page Layout Options
• Using and Modifying Tables
• Inserting Images
• Document Review and Revisions
• Formatting Paragraphs and Line Spacing
• Controlling Content Flow
• Background and Watermark
• Working with Video
• Working with References
• Using a Table of Contents
• Protecting a Document
• Printing Documents

The Microsoft Excel 2016 course shows you how to create and manage spreadsheets and workbooks. Manage data cells and ranges, creating tables, performing operations with formulas and functions, and creating charts with objects.

• Working with Spreadsheets
• Working and formatting Worksheets
• Creating Tables
• Manage Data Cells and ranges
• Format cells and ranges
• Summarize and Organize data
• Manage data styles and options
• Filtering and sorting a table
• Summarize data by using functions
• Perform conditional operations by using functions
• Formation and Modify text by using functions
• Creating Charts
• Format graphic elements
• Insert and format objects

The Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Essentials course guides students through typical PowerPoint use and shows them how to get the most out of PowerPoint features to work effectively and efficiently with templates, themes, and styles.

Topics covered in this course include:
• Creating and Managing Presentations
• Using PowerPoint Templates, Themes, and Backgrounds
• Using Slide Masters
• Presentation Options and Views
• Configuring and Presenting Slideshows
• Creating, Inserting, and Formatting Slides
• Working with Slide Elements and Style
• Ordering and Grouping Shapes and Slides
• Using Layouts
• Working and Modifying Text, Tables, Charts, and SmartArt, Photos, and Images
• Inserting and Formatting Media
• Working with Transitions and Animations
• Protecting and Sharing Presentations
• Managing Reviews

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands-on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.


  • Instructor Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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Word I

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Word
• Topic A: Navigate in Microsoft Word
• Topic B: Create and Save Word Documents
• Topic C: Manage Your Workspace
• Topic D: Edit Documents
• Topic E: Preview and Print Documents
• Topic F: Customize the Word Environment

Lesson 2: Formatting Text and Paragraphs
• Topic A: Apply Character Formatting
• Topic B: Control Paragraph Layout
• Topic C: Align Text Using Tabs
• Topic D: Display Text in Bulleted or Numbered Lists
• Topic E: Apply Borders and Shading

Lesson 3: Working More Efficiently
• Topic A: Make Repetitive Edits
• Topic B: Apply Repetitive Formatting
• Topic C: Use Styles to Streamline Repetitive Formatting Tasks

Lesson 4: Managing Lists
• Topic A: Sort a List
• Topic B: Format a List

Lesson 5: Adding Tables
• Topic A: Insert a Table
• Topic B: Modify a Table
• Topic C: Format a Table
• Topic D: Convert Text to a Table

Lesson 6: Inserting Graphics Objects
• Topic A: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
• Topic B: Add Images to a Document

Lesson 7: Controlling Page Appearance
• Topic A: Apply a Page Border and Color
• Topic B: Add Headers and Footers
• Topic C: Control Page Layout
• Topic D: Add a Watermark

Lesson 8: Preparing to Publish a Document
• Topic A: Check Spelling, Grammar, and Readability
• Topic B: Use Research Tools
• Topic C: Check Accessibility
• Topic D: Save a Document to Other Formats

Word II

Lesson 1: Organizing Content Using Tables and Charts
• Topic A: Sort Table Data
• Topic B: Control Cell Layout
• Topic C: Perform Calculations in a Table
• Topic D: Create a Chart
• Topic E: Add an Excel Table to a Word Document (Optional)

Lesson 2: Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes
• Topic A: Create and Modify Text Styles
• Topic B: Create Custom List or Table Styles
• Topic C: Apply Document Themes

Lesson 3: Inserting Content Using Quick Parts
• Topic A: Insert Building Blocks
• Topic B: Create and Modify Building Blocks
• Topic C: Insert Fields Using Quick Parts

Lesson 4: Using Templates to Automate Document Formatting
• Topic A: Create a Document Using a Template
• Topic B: Create a Template
• Topic C: Manage Templates with the Template Organizer

Lesson 5: Controlling the Flow of a Document
• Topic A: Control Paragraph Flow
• Topic B: Insert Section Breaks
• Topic C: Insert Columns
• Topic D: Link Text Boxes to Control Text Flow

Lesson 6: Simplifying and Managing Long Documents
• Topic A: Insert Blank and Cover Pages
• Topic B: Insert an Index
• Topic C: Insert a Table of Contents
• Topic D: Insert an Ancillary Table
• Topic E: Manage Outlines
• Topic F: Create a Master Document

Lesson 7: Using Mail Merge to Create Letters, Envelopes, and Labels
• Topic A: The Mail Merge Feature
• Topic B: Merge Envelopes and Labels

Excel I

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office Excel 2016
• Topic A: Navigate the Excel User Interface
• Topic B: Use Excel Commands
• Topic C: Create and Save a Basic Workbook
• Topic D: Enter Cell Data
• Topic E: Use Excel Help

Lesson 2: Performing Calculations
• Topic A: Create Worksheet Formulas
• Topic B: Insert Functions
• Topic C: Reuse Formulas and Functions

Lesson 3: Modifying a Worksheet
• Topic A: Insert, Delete, and Adjust Cells, Columns, and Rows
• Topic B: Search for and Replace Data
• Topic C: Use Proofing and Research Tools

Lesson 4: Formatting a Worksheet
• Topic A: Apply Text Formats
• Topic B: Apply Number Formats
• Topic C: Align Cell Contents
• Topic D: Apply Styles and Themes
• Topic E: Apply Basic Conditional Formatting
• Topic F: Create and Use Templates

Lesson 5: Printing Workbooks
• Topic A: Preview and Print a Workbook
• Topic B: Set Up the Page Layout
• Topic C: Configure Headers and Footers

Lesson 6: Managing Workbooks
• Topic A: Manage Worksheets
• Topic B: Manage Workbook and Worksheet Views
• Topic C: Manage Workbook Properties

Excel II

Lesson 1: Working with Functions
• Topic A: Work with Ranges
• Topic B: Use Specialized Functions
• Topic C: Work with Logical Functions
• Topic D: Work with Date & Time Functions
• Topic E: Work with Text Functions

Lesson 2: Working with Lists
• Topic A: Sort Data
• Topic B: Filter Data
• Topic C: Query Data with Database Functions
• Topic D: Outline and Subtotal Data

Lesson 3: Analyzing Data
• Topic A: Create and Modify Tables
• Topic B: Apply Intermediate Conditional Formatting
• Topic C: Apply Advanced Conditional Formatting

Lesson 4: Visualizing Data with Charts
• Topic A: Create Charts
• Topic B: Modify and Format Charts
• Topic C: Use Advanced Chart Features

Lesson 5: Analyzing Data with PivotTables and PivotCharts
• Topic A: Create a PivotTable
• Topic B: Analyze PivotTable Data
• Topic C: Present Data with PivotCharts
• Topic D: Filter Data by Using Timelines and Slicers


Topic A: Navigate the PowerPoint Environment Topic B: View and Navigate a Presentation Topic C: Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation Topic D: Use PowerPoint Help

Topic A: Select a Presentation Type Topic B: Edit Text Topic C: Build a Presentation

Topic A: Format Characters Topic B: Format Paragraphs Topic C: Format Text Boxes

Topic A: Insert Images Topic B: Insert Shapes

Topic A: Edit Objects Topic B: Format Objects Topic C: Group Objects Topic D: Arrange Objects Topic E: Animate Objects

Topic A: Create a Table Topic B: Format a Table Topic C: Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications

Topic A: Create a Chart Topic B: Format a Chart Topic C: Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel

Topic A: Review Your Presentation Topic B: Apply Transitions Topic C: Print Your Presentation Topic D: Deliver Your Presentation