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Microsoft Publisher for Office 365/2021

Microsoft® Publisher for Office 365/2021 is a desktop publishing software application capable of producing greeting cards, certificates, newsletters, and other printed publications. Publisher includes a large collection of templates that provide a great way to start a new publication. Publisher offers a large selection of “building blocks” that can be dragged into your documents, helping you to create page elements such as calendars, newsletter sidebars, and borders. Publisher integrates online sharing and mail merge features, which are handy when you need to send publications to a list of customers, and it’s possible to export publications as HTML web pages or PDF documents. With a user-friendly interface, Publisher makes it easy to create and edit publications.

This course presents information and skills that are appropriate for users of the Office 2019 or Office 365 desktop applications. However, the instructional environment for the delivery of this course utilizes Office 365.

Completion of this course will earn 0.6 CEUs.

  • Dates: Apr 10, 2024
  • Times: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (EST)
  • Location: Virtual
  • Seats: 10
  • Price: $395.00


Course Objectives:

In this course, you will create, format, edit, and share publications.
You will:

– Perform basic tasks in the Microsoft Publisher interface.
– Add content to a publication.
– Format text and paragraphs in a publication.
– Manage text in a publication.
– Work with graphics in a publication.
– Prepare a publication for printing and sharing.

Target Student:

This course is intended for persons in a variety of job roles such as publishing specialists, layout specialists, graphic designers, or any other knowledge workers who need to use Microsoft Office Publisher to create, lay out, edit, and share publications.


To ensure your success in this course, you should have experience with basic Microsoft® Windows® 10 tasks and be comfortable in the Windows 10 environment.

You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking either of the following Logical Operations courses:

Microsoft® Windows® 10: Transition from Windows® 7
Using Microsoft® Windows® 10


  • Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Publisher

    • Topic A: Navigate the Interface
    • Topic B: Customize the Publisher Interface
    • Topic C: Create a Publication
  • Lesson 2: Adding Content to a Publication

    • Topic A: Add Text to a Publication
    • Topic B: Add Pages and Picture Placeholders to a Publication
    • Topic C: Control the Display of Content in Text Boxes
    • Topic D: Apply Building Blocks to a Publication
  • Lesson 3: Formatting Text and Paragraphs in a Publication

    • Topic A: Format Text
    • Topic B: Format Paragraphs
    • Topic C: Apply Schemes
  • Lesson 4: Managing Text in a Publication

    • Topic A: Edit Text in a Publication
    • Topic B: Work with Tables
    • Topic C: Insert Symbols and Special Characters
  • Lesson 5: Working with Graphics in a Publication

    • Topic A: Insert Graphics in a Publication
    • Topic B: Customize the Appearance of Pictures
  • Lesson 6: Preparing a Publication for Sharing and Printing

    • Topic A: Check the Design of a Publication
    • Topic B: Save a Publication in Different Formats
    • Topic C: Print a Publication
    • Topic D: Share a Publication
  • Appendix A: Automating Communication Using Mail Merge