Microsoft Publisher | AKTINA IT

Microsoft Publisher

  • Course Overview
  • Course Outline
  • Course Arrangements

Microsoft Publisher is a desktop publishing software program that comes with the Microsoft Office suite. While Microsoft Word is a word processing program, Microsoft Publisher is used for page layout and design. You can use Publisher to create brochures, flyers, menus, business cards, certificates, and any number of things that you want to design for either use on the computer or to print – yourself or by a commercial printer.

At Course Completion: 

You'll learn how to:

  • Create publications using a template
  • Create publications from scratch
  • Use building blocks such as Page Parts to make creating pages even easier
  • Use the Backstage View to manage information about your files
  • Add text to a publication
  • Add images to a publication
  • Create a layout

This course requires a basic understanding of computers, such as basic mouse and keyboard operations, point and click, double-click operations.

Creating a Basic Publication

  • Examine the Publisher Environment
  • Create a Publication from a Publication Design
  • Replace Design Object Placeholders
  • Save a Publication
  • Create a Blank Publication
  • Display Ruler Guides
  • Add Text
  • Insert a Picture from a File

Modifying a Publication’s Layout and Structure

  • Insert and Delete Pages
  • Insert a Text File
  • Size Text Boxes and Picture Frames
  • Move Text Boxes and Picture Frames
  • Connect Text Boxes
  • Divide Text Boxes into Columns
  • Move a Page
  • Create and Use a Master Page
  • Edit Text in a Publication
  • Research Information
  • Find and Replace Text
  • Check Spelling

Formatting a Publication

  • Format Text
  • Apply Schemes
  • Insert Symbols
  • Indent Paragraphs
  • Change Spacing Between Paragraphs
  • Control Paragraph Flow
  • Create Paragraph Styles
  • Format Text Boxes

Formatting Pictures in a Publication

  • Format Picture Frames
  • Crop a Picture
  • Wrap Text around a Picture
  • Insert WordArt
  • Insert a Design Gallery Object

 Preparing a Publication for Distribution

  • Check the Design of a Publication
  • Verify Pictures
  • Create a Newsletter to Email
  • Create a Web Page
  • Publish a Web Site
  • Preview and Print a Publication
  • Templates
Dates and Times: 
On Demand
Duration (Hours): 

AKTINA Training Center
20 Loukis Akritas street, 1st floor
2064 Strovolos
(behind Kykko secondary schools)


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