MOS: Microsoft Office 2010

Show employers that you're able to work productively and efficiently with Microsoft Office 2010 applications - Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010, Excel 2010, Outlook 2010 or Access 2010.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the MOS on Microsoft Office 2010 certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

You only need to pass 1 exam to obtain the MOS on Microsoft Office 2010 credential: 77-881, 77-882, 77-883, 77-884 or 77-885.

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At a glance

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Career Opportunities

Globally recognised


Familiarity with the Windows interface



Course length
21 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

MOS exam (by external provider)
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Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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Payment options

12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply

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$1095 AUD


The below are recommended but not compulsory:

  • Six months to one year of hands-on experience creating business deliverables with Microsoft Office 2010
  • Some experience with previous versions of Microsoft Office

What you'll learn

You'll learn about:

  • Microsoft Word 2010
  • Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
  • Microsoft Access 2010
  • Microsoft Outlook 2010

Course structure

60 units

Microsoft Office Word 2010

  • Getting started with Word 2010
  • Formatting and working with text in Word 2010
  • Organising and arranging text in Word 2010
  • Moving around in Word 2010
  • Structuring Word 2010 documents
  • Reviewing documents in Word 2010
  • Saving, sharing and printing in Word 2010
  • Customising the behavior and appearance of Word 2010
  • Drawing and inserting graphics in Word 2010
  • Using themes, backgrounds, watermarks and quick parts in Word 2010
  • Adding tables of contents, footnotes, hyperlinks and bookmarks in Word 2010
  • Forms, fields and mail merge in Word 2010
  • Managing, inspecting and recovering Word 2010 documents
  • Creating and formatting tables in Word 2010
  • Manipulating tables in Word 2010
  • Embedding charts and tables into Word 2010

Microsoft Office Excel 2010

  • Getting started with Excel 2010
  • Applying basic data formatting in Excel 2010
  • Moving and getting around in Excel 2010
  • Moving data and modifying worksheets in Excel 2010
  • Saving, sending and printing Excel 2010 workbooks
  • Using conditional formatting, tables and sparklines in Excel 2010
  • Reviewing and protecting content in Excel 2010
  • Using basic formulas in Excel 2010
  • Using basic functions with Excel 2010
  • Inserting basic charts in Excel 2010
  • Adding visuals, themes and styles to Excel Workbooks
  • Customising visual elements in Excel 2010
  • Customizing workbook settings, conditional formatting and number formats
  • Organising data and objects in Excel 2010
  • Ensuring Excel 2010 data and formulas are right

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010

  • Getting started with PowerPoint 2010
  • Visually enhancing PowerPoint 2010 presentations
  • Adding images to presentations in PowerPoint
  • Using multimedia and animations in PowerPoint 2010
  • Using advanced slide show tools in PowerPoint 2010
  • Collaborating and sharing presentations in PowerPoint 2010

Microsoft Office Outlook 2010

  • Getting started with Outlook 2010
  • Managing conversations and organising e-mail in Outlook 2010
  • Managing attachments, graphics, signatures and auto-replies in Outlook 2010
  • Using the calendar for appointments, events and meetings in Outlook 2010
  • Managing meetings and customising the calendar in Outlook 2010
  • Outlook 2010 social connector and messaging
  • Working with contacts in Outlook 2010
  • Using the tasks, notes and journal features in Outlook 2010
  • Formatting e-mail and configuring message options in Outlook 2010
  • Managing e-mail with rules, automatic replies and alerts in Outlook 2010
  • Working with file transfer and folders, searching and RSS feeds Outlook 2010

Microsoft Office Access 2010

  • Getting started with Access 2010
  • Creating basic tables in Access 2010
  • Data manipulation and simple relationships in Access 2010
  • Introduction to forms in Access 2010
  • Modifying basic forms in Access 2010
  • Introduction to queries in Access 2010
  • Introduction to reports in Access 2010
  • Advanced importing and exporting with Access 2010
  • Pivot tables and pivot charts in Access 2010
  • Retrieving, validating and attaching data in Access 2010
  • Subforms, subreports and conditional formatting in Access 2010
  • Using Access 2010 with Sharepoint and access services


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

After 12 months, you will be charged an interest rate of 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be repaid.

Most working Australian adults are eligible. See Am I Eligible? for details.

A SEEK Learning consultant can help you set up this payment plan. There is a $99 annual fee. Terms and conditions apply.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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