Computing, Games and IT

Microsoft Office Specialist Access Certification

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

You can start this course at any time. You will need to complete approximately 90 hours of training whilst gaining prac-tical experience with the software. This can be done at your own pace.

Entry requirements

You will have at least six months of experience using all aspects of the application on a regular basis.

You will achieve

You will achieve a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) qualification in Access, a Microsoft Certification ID and a printed certificate.

Course overview

Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of the Microsoft Access software program by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification for the application.

The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification program has been designed to validate your knowledge of and ability to use, programs in the Microsoft Office 2013 suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Access); Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft SharePoint.

This course is designed to guide you in studying the types of tasks you are likely to be required to demonstrate in Microsoft Access. As a certification candidate you probably have a lot of experience with the program. Many of the procedures described in the workbook will be familiar to you whilst others might not be.

Course content

You will need to complete approximately 90 hours of training whilst gaining practical experience with the software. This can be done at your own pace.

Once you are ready to complete the course, you will need to sit an exam at Barnsley College (or any other Microsoft registered exam centre).

MOS exams for individual programs are practical rather than theoretical. You must demonstrate that you can complete certain tasks or projects rather than simply answering questions about program features.

This Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification program is designed for experienced computer users seeking Microsoft Office Specialist certification in Access.

You will learn the fundamental features of Access including how to create and manage databases, navigation, building queries, tables and forms. Training is done live within the Access application in order to confirm that you can demonstrate the ability to complete a realistic Access project.

You will study at home in your own time.

You can select another Microsoft Office Specialism (MOS) Certification or study a full-time Digital course or Higher Level Apprenticeship.

How much does the course cost?

Exam fee is typically priced at £50-£100 per exam, full fee payable.

Extra information

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

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Microsoft Office Specialist Access Certification

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