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    Microsoft Office Specialist

    Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)

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    What is the Microsoft Office Specialist?

    The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) is a globally recognized qualification. By you having a MOS certificate on your CV, it shows that you have gained the necessary expertise to competently use Microsoft applications at a 'power user' level and it will give you a competitive advantage when job hunting as well as in the workplace. It will significantly increase your confidence, skills and employability. It will serve to objectively validate your IT skills and, naturally it will assist in your advancement and promotion in your chosen career. Each certificate is a qualification in its own right – so you can take just one, or as many as you like. The MOS is broken down into its perspective programmes so if you wish to specialize in a only one programme you can take one exam or two programmes and two exams, Or we can package them together and you can do them all, Its your choice!

    The MOS is made up of the following seven exams:

    Exam 418: Microsoft Office Word 2013
    Exam 422: Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013
    Exam 420: Microsoft Office Excel 2013
    Exam 421: Microsoft Office OneNote 2013
    Exam 419: Microsoft SharePoint 2013
    Exam 423: Microsoft Office Outlook 2013
    Exam 424: Microsoft Office Access 2013

    You can take as many or as little of these exams as you wish, for example if you take the 418 exam you will gain a MOS in Microsoft Office Word.

    Jobs and Career Opportunities with the Microsoft Office Specialist

    The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) is a globally recognised qualification across the IT, Legal, Finance and Telecoms industries. As of 2020, the average salary of a Microsoft MOS Professional is £28,500pa with more than 90% being offered a salary of more than £21,000pa. The average salary for a MOS graduate is estimated to be £18,000pa. After graduation, you can find work in roles such as Analyst and Support Engineer with relative ease. Below is a short list of the range of career opportunities offered to Microsoft Office Specialists:


    • Office Manager
    • Executive Assistant
    • Administrative Assistant
    • IT Support Technician

    • SharePoint Specialist
    • Database Specialist
    • Workbook Developer
    • Project Coordinator

    MOS Training

    We want to ensure you get the best training experience for the best price. Our state of the art and modern classes ensures you get the best and a fun learning experience while finishing your certification the shortest amount of time possible. While working through your MOS course we offer 24 hour support 7 days a week and incase you get really stuck you can call your lecturers for a 1on1 chat whenever you need.

    Working with JobcentrePlus and our Recruitment Partners across the UK, we will work with you to ensure that you can find work in IT (and not in any job) through job interviews and applications. We aim to get you on a graduate job on completion of your MOS. If you have no qualification or background in IT, we will provide you with the necessary training for the experience required. For existing MOS professionals, we can upgrade your qualifications and improve your career prospects. Do not allow your lack of experience or self-confidence deny you from a career in I.T - it is a lot easier (and enjoyable too) than most people think, once you learn the basics.

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