Getting a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification can improve your chances of landing a new job or advancing in your current workplace. The certification will advance your skills using the following Microsoft programs: Office Word, Office Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, and Project. MOS certification is recognized world-wide because it shows that recipients have the expertise to use Microsoft Office programs.
Research shows that up to 87% of employers say MOS certified workers are more competent and 83% feel they are more productive. Furthermore, up to 82% of employers say having MOS certification directly benefits their organization.
You can get certified in the following tracks: Office Editions, Office XP, and Office. The levels for certification are specialist, expert, master, and master instructor. Courses to earn MOS certification can be taken online or in the classroom. Look for classes in your area, as well as online, as well as study guides and practice exams.
Obtaining MOS certification can prepare you for work in many environments, but in particular can help you advance in an administrative career. Among the skills they are often required to have are project management, integrated computer software applications, organization and scheduling, and document keeping. You can also choose to receive Microsoft Office Specialist Master Instructor Certification if you want to become an Office teacher or trainer. This certificate is the only one endorsed by Microsoft for verifying that instructors are skilled in Office programs.
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