Word-Up! Develop Word Processing Skills

Word-Up! Develop Word Processing Skills

When it comes to finding a job or developing a career, you want to give yourself the best possible chance. You may need to learn new skills or you may need a refresher course on skills you used to have. It is easy to feel as though you’ll never develop confidence in new skills, but with then right support, you can reach a level that helps you find your next job.

For many people, word processing skills are a crucial factor, and one that many people struggle with. While typing and using word processing software such as Word or Google Docs comes naturally to some people, other people find it difficult to get started. However, it is important to know that you can develop your confidence here, and the more you practice, the better you get.

A good CV helps you find work

A very good reason why people want to develop their word processing skills is to create a CV. Many job application processes require candidates to send in a CV, and if you want to be in control of your applications, knowing how to create and amend CVs will make a massive difference.

The good thing about developing word processing skills is the process can be taken one line or one skill at a time. Allow yourself to get confident and comfortable with the keyboard layout and where the keys are. Make sure you know the main functions that allow you to create a better looking document.

IT training courses provide you with opportunities

At Global Solution Services, we run a range of IT training courses, and our word processing courses are very popular. If you want to feel confident when you sit down behind a computer or you need to develop skills quickly, we are here to help.

Of course, word processing skills can be extremely useful in the job too. If you are looking for an office role, or you know that your work will benefit by being able to use a keyboard and to type documents, a word processing course is of great benefit.

Even if you have a trade such as a plumber or a joiner, you will want to develop skills that allow you to create invoices, instructions, letters to clients or authorities,. When you have the confidence to create these documents yourself, you give yourself a greater level of flexibility, which helps you make the most of your job.

No matter which sector you work in, or what area you would like to work in, basic word processing skills will help you. You’ll also find basic word processing skills help you make more out of life outside of work, so it is never a bad thing to develop skills and confidence in this area.

At Global Solution Services, we offer an extensive range of training courses, including training and courses which help you develop your expertise with word processing software. If you want to develop your skills and confidence when you type, please get in touch.

Statement from GSS Directors on Covid-19

Statement from GSS Directors – Centre closures from 30th March 2020

Following the recent announcements made by UK Government, we would like to keep you updated on the changes GSS has made and the measures we have put in place to protect the well-being and safety of all our learners, customers and staff.

As of 30th March 2020 all GSS delivery sites will be closed. However, we are still fully operational and will be running Careers Advice and Guidance alongside Training via skype calls, video conferencing and on-line services to ensure all our customers, learners and trainees can still access our service.

These are indeed exceptional circumstances and we are working tirelessly behind the scenes to respond to the latest policy changes in some of our working procedures, and continue to prepare online material and resources to ensure minimum disruption to our service

We will continue to deliver Online Training and support going forward.

For further support please contact us on: 0844 745 2001 or 0208 665 4296

We are here to support you

We understand these are very difficult and anxious times for everyone, and urge you to stay home and keep safe, and to relieve the burden on the emergency services.

We will support as much as we can – if you have any concerns please email us on info@globalsolutionservices.co.uk

We look forward to welcoming you all back to face to face meetings and training as soon as we can. In the meantime, stay home, stay safe and we will see you through our on-line channels.

For further advice and guidance on Covid-19 visit: