This course is designed for individuals interested in learning the skills necessary to create and manage lengthy documents, collaborate with others on documents, and create forms in Microsoft® Office Word® 2013. 


This course helps individuals prepare for the Word 2013 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification exam.


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Collaborate on documents.
  • Add reference marks and notes.
  • Simplify and manage long documents.
  • Secure a document.
  • Create forms.

To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following courses or have equivalent knowledge:

  • Microsoft® Windows® experience.
  • Microsoft® Office Word® 2013 Beginning. 
  • Microsoft® Office Word® 2013 Intermediate. 
Suggested Class SizeMinimum 3
Maximum 12
Course LengthFull day
Table of Contents

Lesson 1: Collaborating on Documents

Topic A: Modify User Information

Topic B: Share a Document

Topic C: Compare Document Changes

Topic D: Review a Document

Topic E: Merge Document Changes

Topic F: Review Tracked Changes

Topic G: Coauthor Documents


Lesson 2: Adding Reference Marks and Notes

Topic A: Add Captions

Topic B: Add Cross-References

Topic C: Add Bookmarks

Topic D: Add Hyperlinks

Topic E: Insert Footnotes and Endnotes

Topic F: Add Citations and a Bibliography


Lesson 3: 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 4: Securing a Document

Topic A: Suppress Information

Topic B: Set Formatting and Editing Restrictions

Topic C: Add a Digital Signature to a Document

Topic D: Restrict Document Access


Lesson 5: Forms

Topic A: Create Forms

Topic B: Manipulate Forms