Introduction to Microsoft Office

Assessments are made against units of competency.

This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

Do you need to gain Microsoft Office skills? Whether it be for personal or work use our Microsoft Office course will enable you to gain an understanding of the Microsoft office package and enhance your productivity.
This Microsoft Office course introduces you to word processing with Microsoft Word, spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint presentations as well as developing your keyboarding skills.
If you are new to the workforce or looking to study, you will learn how to create and present documents and data for a variety of purposes and identify a document’s purpose, audience and requirements.

This Microsoft Office course is aligned with units of competency found in the BSB20115 Certificate II in Business – Business and Computer Basics course.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Eastwood, Chatswood, Blacktown, Richmond and many more.

Enrol online today or call us to have a chat about your options.

What to Bring

All course material is provided and inclusive with course fees.
Please bring along a notebook and pen. You are welcome to bring your own smart-devices or laptop.

Prerequisite: Essential

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Prerequisite: Desirable

You will need to have language, literacy and numeracy skills that allow you to read and interpret information in addition to basic computer literacy.
If you do not have these skills, we recommend attending ICT10115 Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and Technology – Computer Basics.

Government Subsidy Opportunities

Eligibility for government funding is limited and varies from program to program. For more information and to assess eligibility for yourself or your organisation, contact us.

Delivery Mode

Introduction to Microsoft Office is classroom based. Engaging trainers will take you through the course material face to face.

Study Load

  • The time required to complete this Microsoft office course is 40 hours plus at home assessment tasks.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Vocational training gives you a nationally recognised qualification that formally verifies your competency in key work skills. Competency is most commonly achieved through learning with our trainers; however, if you believe you are already competent in some of the skills required for your qualification, you can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). MCC recognises prior skills and knowledge gained through previous studies and work experience. If you would like to apply for RPL, please contact us for an RPL kit. MCC recognises Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) qualifications and statements of attainment from any other RTO or TAFE.

Career Opportunities

  • This program will help you create and use documents that are very common in the modern workplace.

Unit Components (5)

BSBITU102 Develop keyboard skills
BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents
BSBITU202 Create and use spreadsheets
ICTICT106 Operate presentation packages
BSBITU203 Communicate electronically

The assessor will test your new knowledge and skills through written and oral tasks, practical tasks and observations.

What Can I Study Next?

This Microsoft Office course provides a credit towards BSB20115 Certificate II in Business.