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Getting Started with Publisher

Duration 1 days


Delegates should have successfully completed the Windows Introductory course or have gained equivalent knowledge within the work environment


This course provides delegates with a thorough understanding of the essential Publisher techniques and introduces them to the main facilities available within the program. Delegates undertake a structured series of exercises to learn and practice with the program

Course Content


  • The Publisher Screen
  • Using Toolbars
  • Cursor Shapes
  • Menus and Commands
  • Getting Help
  • Planning a Publication

Working with Publications

  • Creating and Saving Publications
  • Working with Templates
  • Using PageWizards


  • Character Styles
  • Paragraph Styles
  • Bullets and Hanging Indents
  • Fancy First Letters
  • Tabs & Leaders


  • Text Frames
  • Editing Text
  • Working with Fonts
  • Preparing Text
  • Importing Text
  • Symbols


  • Publisher Drawing Tools
  • Publisher ClipArt
  • Import Graphics
  • Rotating and Flipping Graphics
  • Adjusting Shapes
  • Working with Layers of Objects
  • Wrapping Text around Graphics
  • Using WordArt

Page Design

  • Creating Frames
  • Formatting Frames
  • Default Settings
  • Page Setup
  • Background Pages
  • Margins and Guides
  • Columns and Rows