Certificate in Microsoft Office 2016 - Level 3

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To employers, you’re only as good as your CV… To prove that you can use the most used office software …

To employers, you’re only as good as your CV…

To prove that you can use the most used office software package in the workplace environment, get a qualification from Study365. Enhance your CV and give yourself an advantage.

Most organisations use Microsoft Office and we can show you how to get the most out of it. This course aims to give essential skills and enables you to produce professional work using the Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. Whether you are a beginner or have some experience with Office, this course covers everything and you can go through the material at your own pace. This course bundle includes both basic and advanced features of Microsoft Word 2016, Excel 2016, PowerPoint 2016, and Outlook 2016.

There are five core subjects focusing on each of the Microsoft Office software packages, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. The course material is delivered straight to you and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests, and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months).

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

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  • As Microsoft Office is used in such a wide range of jobs, this course would be beneficial to anyone, of any experience level.
  • This course would be particularly helpful for anyone working in an office role.

This online training course is comprehensive and is designed to cover the key topics listed under the curriculum. This course has been designed for 40 guided learning hours.

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

At the end of the course, learners will take an online multiple choice question assessment test. The online test is marked straightaway, so you will know immediately if you have passed the course.

Successful candidates will be awarded a Certificate in Microsoft Office 2016 - Level 3. These are printed on high grade paper embossed with official Study365 or Quality Licence Scheme. It is delivered right to your place in a hard back envelope to keep it in pristine condition.

Option 1 -Quality Licence Scheme

At the Completion of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course) for only £49.

Option 2 -CPD Certificate

Successful learners will receive an Endorsed CPD Accredited Certificate for only £29.

  • Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.

Once you successfully complete the CCertificate in Microsoft Office 2016 - Level 3, you will gain a qualification that will demonstrate your skills in Microsoft Office. You can use the certification to impress potential employers and gain a competitive advantage across multiple industries. You can also further enhance your knowledge by taking related courses. Give below are job titles you can land, along with the average UK salary per annum according to

This Qualification is helpful for any Office job, such as:

  • Administrative Assistant - £17,677 per annum
  • Personal Assistant - £25,558 per annum
  • Secretary - £20,267 per annum
  • Office Administrator - £18,172 per annum
  • Office Manager - £25,018 per annum

We do not provide Microsoft Office 2016 software with this course, this must be installed on your computer separately.

Helpful Link for Software Downloading: Click for Download


Course Curriculum

1: Microsoft Word 2016 - Beginner
Introduction to Microsoft Word 00:01:00
First Step to MS Word 00:31:00
Text Editing & Formatting 00:44:00
Formatting Paragraph and Pages 00:48:00
Creating Styles, Themes, Number and Bullets 00:39:00
Columns & Tables 01:33:00
Macros and Proofing 00:33:00
Sharing and Reviewing Documents 00:27:00
Modify Word Document 00:15:00
Exercise Files: Microsoft Word 2016
2: Microsoft Word 2016 - Advance Tricks and Tips
Introduction Word 2016 Advance Tricks and Tips 00:04:00
Set a Default Front for Documents 00:21:00
Text Replacement and Autoformat Options 00:28:00
Use Different Tools 00:33:00
3: Microsoft Excel 2016 - Beginner
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 00:42:00
Data Entering 00:24:00
Creating Formulas and Functions 00:41:00
Formatting 01:02:00
IF, VLOOKUP, and Power Functions, Security & Sharing 00:51:00
Data Management, Data Analysis Tools 01:20:00
PivotTables & Macros 01:21:00
Exercise Files: Microsoft Excel 2016
4: Microsoft Excel 2016 - Advance Formulas & Functions
Introduction to Excel 2016 Advance Formula and Functions 00:01:00
Values and Formulas 00:44:00
Operations in Formulas 01:05:00
IF, AND, OR and NOT Functions 00:21:00
VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP 00:45:00
Tabulating Data and Multiple Criteria 00:18:00
Median, Mode and Ranking Data 00:17:00
Date, Time and Functions 00:46:00
Array Formulas and Frequency Functions 00:28:00
OFFSET and INDIRECT Function 00:16:00
Different TEXT & Information Functions 01:02:00
Exercise Files_Excel 2016 Advanced
5: Microsoft Excel 2016 - Advance Formatting and Techniques
Introduction to Excel Advance Formatting & Techniques 00:01:00
Adjust Fonts, Font Sizes & Font Colours 00:18:00
Adjust Cells and Tools 00:21:00
Work with Formulas & Tables 00:32:00
Adjust Row, Columns and Sheets 00:19:00
Different Formatting Styles and Set up Data for Outlines 00:19:00
Formatting Picture Styles 00:20:00
Formatting Techniques – Restore Missing Data in a Column 00:29:00
Exercise Files_Excel 2016_Advance Formatting & Techniques
6: Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 00:10:00
Working with Presentations & Slides 00:37:00
Adding Pictures & Contents to Slides 00:46:00
Adding Shapes, Diagrams, Charts, Video, Audio, and Animation to Slides 00:39:00
Preparing & Delivering the Presentation 00:26:00
Reusing and Sharing Presentations 00:20:00
Exercise Files: Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
7: Microsoft Access 2016 - Beginner
Introduction to MS Access 00:35:00
Creating Tables & Setting up Properties 01:04:00
Queries 01:32:00
Creating Forms & Reports 02:13:00
Working with Macros, Integrating Access with Office Suite 00:34:00
Database Management 00:28:00
Exercise Files- Microsoft Access 2016
8: Microsoft Access 2016 - Advance Questions in Depth
Introduction to Access 2016 Advance Questions in Depth 00:03:00
Understanding Queries 00:26:00
Query Criteria 00:37:00
Parameters Queries 00:24:00
Use Mathematical Operations and Functions 00:22:00
Summarise Data with Aggregate Functions 00:12:00
Dates, Time and Numbers Functions 00:40:00
IF Function and Calculations 00:21:00
Records and Database 00:00:00
Explore the Basics of SQL 00:14:00
Values, Database and Markup 00:17:00
9: Microsoft Access 2016 - Advance Tricks and Tips
Introduction to Trick and Tips of Access 2016 00:03:00
Explore Startup Options 00:28:00
Embed Queries in Reports 00:18:00
Create a Back End and Front Ends 00:15:00
Build the Forms and Reports 00:45:00
Add Customised Functions and Visual Basics 00:18:00
10: Microsoft Outlook 2016
Getting Started with Outlook 00:08:00
Adding and Connecting Accounts, Reading & Organizing Mails 01:02:00
Creating and Sending Mail, Creating and Working with People 00:44:00
Working with Delegates & Calendars 00:40:00
Creating Tasks and Notes, Working with Outlook Data 00:13:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam: Certificate in Microsoft Office 2016 – Level 3 00:40:00
Final Exam
Final Exam: Certificate in Microsoft Office 2016 – Level 3 00:40:00

Students feedback


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    Jakub Kaur

    June 21, 2020
    Well-paced training

    I enjoyed the course because they offered me the convenience I needed to balance my work life. As someone who works a full-time job, I had the support of the platform to study and work at the same time. I took this course with a free mind and was able to complete it successfully.

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    Juliette Cole

    June 12, 2020
    In-depth course

    The course had a depth to it, and took the time to cover a number of key topics. I became acquainted with all the Office applications from Word, Excel, to Access, PowerPoint and Outlook. This enhanced my skills and knowledge, which in turn helped me land a well-paying job.

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    Betsy Hunt

    May 18, 2020
    Great training

    I’ve wanted to qualify in Microsoft Office 2016, and I was given the opportunity when my employer suggested that I take it. I found the training to be absolutely engaging and a good experience. As a professional online provider, they are up to standard in terms of content material, convenience and flexibility. My time with them has been outstanding.

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    Leonardo Reid

    May 14, 2020
    Very prompt and polite

    I have studied at various e-learning institutes on occasion, but none so far have met the standard of this particular one. They are prompt and polite, always on hand to assist and go out of the way whenever it is needed. Thank you for your efforts!

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    Bailey Parry

    May 04, 2020
    Top-notch support

    The team at Study365 couldn’t have been friendlier and more accommodating to my requirements. They showed a great deal of flexibility which I didn’t expect, but I’m so pleased I decided to take this course with them. I’ve found my educational provider and hope to stick with them in the future, as well.

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