Word 2016 Expert Microsoft Office Specialist

Audience: On completion of the MOS 77-726 Word 2016 Expert exam candidates will have a fundamental understanding of the Word environment and the ability to complete tasks independently.

They will be able to demonstrate the correct application of the fundamental features of Word 2016 by creating and editing documents for a variety of purposes and situations. Document examples include professional-looking reports, multi-column newsletters, résumés, and business correspondence.

Microsoft Word 2016 Experts proficiently use the basic and advanced features of Word 2016 for documents, content management, and advanced formatting. They customise their Word environments to meet project needs and to enhance productivity in expert-level documents which include business plans, research papers, books, specialised brochures, and mass mailings.

Course Materials

All our Microsoft Office Specialist MOS training materials are published by CCI Learning 

CCI Certification Guides 

 Titles include Access 2016, Word 2016 Core, Word 2016 Expert, Excel 2016 Core, Excel 2016 Expert, Outlook 2016 Core and PowerPoint 2016 Core.

These certification guides can either be purchased from ourselves as part of the official study MOS 2016 kit or you can buy the manual separately – you do not need to attend our courses to purchase these fantastic certification guides.

Guides for other Office versions are available – Office 2010, Office 2013, Office 2019 and Office 365

To purchase exam vouchers and certification guides please complete our order form – once your order has been received you will receive an order confirmation and invoice.

Vouchers: Our exam vouchers includes a thirty day retake option.

Certification Guide: Spiral bound study manuals are Published by CCI Learning. Manual contents are separated into lessons, at completion of each lesson there is a summary and review questions.

Exam kit 77-726 includes an exam voucher with a thirty day retake option, Word Expert Certification Guide and Gmetrix test prep – read more

Exam Vouchers and Exam Kits rates includes exam test centre fees

77-726 Word 2016 Expert Exam Certification 


Mouse MOS Test Venue

You will need to sit your exam at an authorised test centre. Mouse Training London is a Microsoft Office MOS test centre and we can schedule your exam seven days a week. We accept exam vouchers either purchased from us or from other suppliers.

For group bookings, MOS testing is now available at your office, there is no need to attend our test centre.

77-726 Word 2016 Expert Exam Course Outline

Accreditations Available: Microsoft Office Specialist & CPD

Course Duration: 2/3 days, our three day course includes an option to sit the Word Expert exam.

Course Types: Group bookings and 1-2-1 sessions

Course Location: This Microsoft Word Specialist Expert Exam 77-726 training course can be delivered either at our London training venue or at your offices.

Create a Document

  • Modify existing templates
  • Copy custom styles, macros, and building blocks to other documents or templates
  • Manage document versions
  • Compare and combine multiple documents
  • Link to external document content
  • Enable macros in a document
  • Display hidden ribbon tabs
  • Change the application default font

Prepare Documents for Review

  • Restrict editing
  • Mark a document as final
  • Protect a document with a password

Manage Document Changes

  • Track changes
  • Manage tracked changes
  • Lock or unlock tracking
  • Add comments
  • Manage comments

Perform Advanced Editing and Formatting

  • Find and replace text by using wildcards and special characters
  • Find and replace formatting and styles
  • Set advanced page setup layout options
  • Link text boxes
  • Set paragraph pagination options
  • Resolve style conflicts by using Paste Options

Create Styles

  • Create paragraph and character styles
  • Modify existing styles

 Create and Manage Indexes

  • Mark index entries
  • Create indexes
  • Update indexes

Create and Manage References

  • Customise a table of contents
  • Insert and modify captions
  • Create and modify a table of figures

Manage Forms, Fields, and Mail Merge Operations

  • Add custom fields
  • Modify field properties
  • Perform mail merges
  • Manage recipient lists
  • Insert merged fields
  • Preview merge results

Create and Modify Building Blocks, Macros, and Controls

  • Create QuickParts
  • Manage building blocks
  • Create and modify simple macros
  • Insert and configure content controls

Create Custom Style Sets and Templates

  • Create custom colour sets 
  • Create custom font sets
  • Create custom themes
  • Create custom style sets

Prepare a document for Internationalisation and Accessibility

  • Configure language options in documents
  • Add ALT text to document elements
  • Manage multiple options for Body and Heading fonts 
  • Utilise global content standards

Further Accreditations – MOS Master


Microsoft Office 2016 Masters masterfully use the basic and advanced features of Microsoft Office 2016 applications.

MOS 2016 Master is the highest MOS Certification.

MOS Masters demonstrate a broader and deeper expertise of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access or Outlook. They have achieved an elite certificate recognized and respected worldwide.

Office Specialist Master

Required Courses for Office 2016 Master

Excel 2016 Expert
Word 2016 Expert
PowerPoint 2016 Specialist

Optional Courses for Office 2016 Master – Choose 1

Outlook 2016 Specialist
Access 2016 Specialist