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Basic Microsoft Office Training : Home

Free in-person training for students

Free Basic Word and Excel Training face to face sessions

The University is providing several 90-minute face to face events on site which are open to all students free of charge. They are aimed at students who have little or no experience of Microsoft Word and Excel. They complement the free online support provided by LinkedIn Learning.

Dates and times

To book your place on one of these free courses, chose Word or Excel training and the date that suits you. Just follow the link and sign up, the details will then be emailed to you.

Basic Microsoft Word 2nd November 12pm – 1:30pm

Basic Microsoft Word 12th November 1pm – 2:30pm

Basic Microsoft Word 16th November 1pm – 2:30pm

Basic Microsoft Excel 26th November 1pm – 3pm

They all take place on the Waterside Campus.

Details of longer events will follow soon. 

Extra help with Microsoft Office

As a student at UoN, you have access to LinkedIn Learning for free. Use your UoN student number and password to login. If requested, also use your University email ( There are thousands of training videos, including all Microsoft Office products. We have a help guide available to help you to access the training you need through LinkedIn Learning.