Productivity Basic

Microsoft Productivity Basic training is a comprehensive course designed to equip individuals with essential skills to enhance their productivity using Microsoft Office applications. This training focuses on fundamental features and functionalities of these applications, empowering participants to efficiently manage tasks, streamline workflows, and improve overall productivity in both personal and professional settings.

1-Day Course

Max 15 Learners

Virtual, On-Site or Hybrid


Participants must be comfortable using a keyboard, mouse, start menu as well as being in the Windows environment.

Why Attend?

By the end of this course, you will have gained the skills necessary to be well-prepared to leverage the core tools in Microsoft Office for a wide range of daily tasks, enhancing their efficiency and effectiveness in various work and personal projects.


What Will You Gain?

During this course, you will learn about:

  1. Microsoft Word basics
  2. Microsoft Excel fundamentals
  3. Microsoft PowerPoint essentials
  4. Microsoft Outlook basics
  5. File management
  6. Collaboration and sharing
  7. Productivity tips and shortcuts
  8. Basic data analysis in Excel
  9. Basic presentation skills
  10. Email etiquette
  11. Introduction to Office integration

What Learning Materials Are Included?

We supply the following for virtual and face to face training:

  1. Comprehensive learner manual
  2. Digital cue cards with quick tips and shortcut keys
  3. Highly practical, integrated and engaging learning experience

For all virtual sessions we provide an end-to-end service including:

  1. Scheduling and hosting of all Microsoft Teams sessions
  2. Delegate invitations and reminders
  3. All related training correspondence and IT support during workshops

Gave me a better understanding of how MS Office works!

This workshop was extremely well presented. Sharon was so helpful and knowledgeable. The course was excellent and gave me a better understanding of how Microsoft Office works. I always enjoy working with Key Steps and can recommend them as a quality training provider.

Shevani Govender

Firmwide Learning Programme Manager, EY

Learned shortcuts I am already applying!

Thank you for an excellent workshop. It was so practical and I learnt shortcuts and easy ways of doing things that I am already applying!

Bridgette Khanyile

Risk Management, Mercedes-Benz