What is Microsoft Office Specialist(MOS)?

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What is Microsoft Office Specialist(MOS)?

  1. 1. FAQ Q: Mic crosoft ft Offic ce Spec cialist t (MOS S) 2010 0 Wha at is a Mic crosoft Offi fice Certification? More than ever be e efore, you nee a way to te the world about your ex ed ell xpertise in M Microsoft Offic products w ce which includesWord Excel, Pow d, werPoint, Acc and Outlo cess ook. Microsoft Office Spe ecialist (MOS certification is an indust standard of S) n try oexcelllence, and its the abso olute best way to comm w municate you proficienc in leading desktop p ur cy g products from mMicrrosoft. Microosoft Office Specialist (MO Certificat OS) tion is a prog gram offered b Microsoft to show that an individua by t alhas aattained a cer rtain level of expertise wi different Microsoft Of f ith ffice products for Microso Office 20 s oft 010, 2007 andd2003 The certific 3. cation process involves pre s eparation and study, follow by an exa wed amination to m measure the c competency innthe se elected produuct.NR CComputer Le earning Cente (NRCLC) is an Author er rized Testing Center in O g Orange count and provid service to ty des oanyone interested in Microsof Office Ce d ft ertification exam to certi their know ify wledge in us sing the popu Microsof ular ftOffic products su as Word, Excel, Power ce uch rPoint, Outloo and Acces ok ss.Wha at is the M Microsoft C Certified A Application n Specialis st (MCAS) Certificati ion? Initia ally when Microsoft relea M ased the certtification program for Mi icrosoft Offic 2000 -200 the certif ce 03, fications werereferr to as Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 2000 or 2003 bas on the ex red ( sed xam taken. In 2007, Micro n osoft released dMicr rosoft Office 2007 with major enhance m ement in the look and feel and added n l l new features and tools to manage largedocu ument and dat During the same year, Microsoft al introduces the exam fo Microsoft Office 2007 Certification ta. lso s for n.The n certificat new tion for Micro osoft Office 2007 was refe 2 erenced as Miicrosoft Certi ification Appl lication Speci ialist (MCAS)to differentiate Microsoft 2007 exam from Microsoft 2003 exam. H M 7 m However, earl 2010, Micr ly rosoft change the MCAS ed Stitle b back to Micro osoft Office Specialist (MO 2007. S OS)Wha at is the M Microsoft O Office Spec cialist (MO OS) 2010 C Certificatio on? The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 20 is design to valida the profic 010 ned ate ciency in using Microsoft Office 2010 ft 0Appl lications and to distinguish you from yo competitio These cer h our on. rtifications ar recognized worldwide a the standard re as dfor v validating exppertise in usin Microsoft Office progra ng ams. The can ndidates must pass one cer t rtification exa in order to am oearn a MOS certif fication.  Exam 77-8 881: Microsoft Office Word 2010 2  Exam 77-8 882: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 2  Exam 77-8 883: Microsoft Office PowerPPoint 2010  Exam 77-8 884: Microsoft Office Outloo 2010 ok  Exam 77-8 885: Microsoft Office Access 2010 s  Exam 77-8 886: Microsoft Office ShareP Point 2010*  Exam 77-8 887: Microsoft Office Word 2010 Expert* 2  Exam 77-8 888: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 Expert* 2*Exam in Developm m ment. Call 714 4-505-3475 to purchase a vou p ucher and/or to register for a t test. NR Computer Learning Cen . 2100 W. Orangewood . Suite 110 . Or r nter O range . CA 928 . www.nrcl 868 lc.com . (714) 505-3475
  2. 2. Wha at is the M Microsoft O Office Spec cialist (MO OS) 2007 C Certificatio on? The Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) 20 is design to valida the profic 007 ned ate ciency in using Microsoft Office 2007 ft 7Appl lications and to distinguish you from yo competitio These cer h our on. rtifications ar recognized worldwide a the standard re as dfor v validating expertise in using Microsoft Office programs and the W O Windows Vist operating system. The candidate mus ta st tion exam in order to earn a MOS certifpass one certificat o fication.  Exam 77-6 600: Microsoft Windows Vist for Business Worker ta s  Exam 77-6 601: Microsoft Office Word 2007 2  Exam 77-6 602: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 2  Exam 77-6 603: Microsoft Office PowerPPoint 2007  Exam 77-6 604: Microsoft Office Outloo 2007 ok  Exam 77-6 605: Microsoft Office Access 2007 s  Exam 77-8 850: Microsoft Office Word 2007 Expert 2  Exam 77-8 851: Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Expert 2Call 714-505-3475 to purchase a voucher an e nd/or to regist for a test. terWha at is the difference b between S Specialist, Expert an nd Master MOS Certi ification?The Microsoft Of ffice Speciali (MOS) 20 ist 003, 2007 and 2010 progr d ram offers ex xam for Certifying in Mic crosoft Office2003 2007 and 2010 applica 3, ations. The MOS 2003 certificate co M c onsists of 3 levels: Speci ialist, Expert and Master t r.Follo owing is the li of exam re ist equirements for MOS by certification le f evel:MOSS Microsoft Office 2003 O Microsoft Off 2007 ffice M Microsoft Offic 2010 ceCerti ificationMOSS Pass any one of the following exam a ms: Pass any one of the fol y llowing exams s: Pass any o of the following exams: oneSpeciialist  Word 2003 3  Word 2007  W Word 2010  Excel 2003 3  Excel 2007  E Excel 2010  PowerPoin 2003 nt  PowerPoint 2 2007  PowerPoint 201 10  Access 200 03  Access 2007  A Access 2010  Outlook 20 003  Outlook 2007 7  O Outlook 2010MOSS Pass any one of the following exam a ms: Pass any one of the fol y llowing exams s: Pass any o of the following exams: oneExpe ert  Word 2003 Expert 3  Word 2007 E Expert  W Word 2010 Exp pert  Excel 2003 Expert 3  Excel 2007 E Expert  E Excel 2010 Exp pertMOSS Pass all of the following exam P f ms Pass all of the foll lowing exams Pass a of the follow all wing examsMastter  Word 2003 Expert 3  Word 2007  W Word 2010 Exppert  Excel 2003 Expert 3  Excel 2007  E Excel 2010 Exp pert  PowerPoin 2003 nt  PowerPoint 2 2007  PowerPoint 201 10  Access 200 or Outlook 2003 03 2  Outlook 2007 7  A Access 2010 or Outlook 2010For m more informat tion, refer to http://www.m microsoft.com m/learning/en/ /us/certificatio on/mbc.aspx NR Computer Learning Cen . 2100 W. Orangewood . Suite 110 . Or r nter O range . CA 928 . www.nrcl 868 lc.com . (714) 505-3475
  3. 3. Wha at are the benefits o of Microso oft Certifica ation? The MMicrosoft Ce ertification measures the expertise in using the Mic m e u crosoft Office and Window Vista oper e ws rating system m.The Certificate ca help you become more competitive and confide in todays competitive job market, and result in an b e e ent s e nhighe earning potential. Mic er p crosoft Office Specialist Certification also helps employee in n ncrease their competence r e,produuctivity and credibility with their coll w leagues and clients. As a employer, Certification help them find the righ an n htindiv vidual for the project quick with the right skill lev and capab kly r vel bilities. Follow wing is a list of benefits o obtaining a t ofMicrrosoft Certific cate:  Validate your skills of job seekers y  Differenti yourself from competi iate f itors  Get your résumé notice r ed  ognition from your employ Gain reco yer  Leverage the power of the Microsof brand f ft  Microsoft certified inst t tructors are exxperts that ha the knowl ave ledge to teach Microsoft pr h roducts and te echnologies.Read the results of a 2007 IDC stu about the benefits of Mic udy b crosoft Office c certification.Wha at is cover red in the MOS 2010 0, 2007 and 2003 Ce ertification n exam? Follo owing links pr rovide the inf formation on the skills that are measure by MOS 20 Exams: t ed 010  Exam 77-8 881: Microsoft Office Word 2010 2  Exam 77-8 882: Microsoft Office Excel 2010 2  Exam 77-8 883: Microsoft Office PowerPPoint 2010  Exam 77-8 884: Microsoft Office Outloo 2010 ok  Exam 77-8 885: Microsoft Office Access 2010 sFollo owing links pr rovide the inf formation on the skills that are measure by MOS 20 Exam: t ed 007  Windows Vista for the Business Worke V er  Microsoft Office Word 2007 2  Microsoft Office Excel 2007 2  Microsoft Office PowerPPoint 2007  Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 k  Microsoft Office Access 2007  Microsoft Office Word 2007 Expert 2  Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Expert 2Follo owing links pr formation on skills that are measured by MOS 2003 Exam: rovide the inf e y  Microsoft Office Word 2003 2  Microsoft Office Excel 2003 2  Microsoft Office Access 2003  Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 k  Microsoft Office PowerPPoint 2003  Microsoft Office Word Expert 2003 E  Microsoft Office Excel Expert 2003 E NR Computer Learning Cen . 2100 W. Orangewood . Suite 110 . Or r nter O range . CA 928 . www.nrcl 868 lc.com . (714) 505-3475
  4. 4. Wha at is the process for r getting a Microsoft t Office Spe ecialist Ce ertification n? It is a six step process: 1 1. Select the level of certi e ification you wish to achie (MOS 201 2007 or 2003) eve 10, 2 2. Select the product you wish to certif in (Word, Excel, Power e fy E rPoint, Access Outlook) s, 3 3. Prepare fo the exam or 4 4. Find a Ceertiport Authoorized Testing Center g 5 5. Register for the Test f 6 6. Take the exam eWith four week of passing a certification exam, you will receive a official cer hin ks n w an rtificate in the mail with M e Microsoft logo ofrom Microsoft th highlights your accomplishment. m hatNote: NR Compu Learning Center (www uter w.NRCLC.co is an Au om) uthorized Tessting Center, located in O Orange county y,Calif fornia. We prrovide service to anyone interested in Microsoft O es i Office Certific cation exam to certify the knowledge eirin using the popul Microsoft Office produ such as Word, Excel, P lar ucts W PowerPoint, O Outlook and AAccess.How w can I bec come MOS S 2007 Mas ster Instru uctor (MI) )? To ac chieve MOS 2007 Master Instructor (M status, you need to follo the steps g 2 MI) u ow given below:Step 1: You must take and pass all of the ex s xams required to become M d MOS Master ( (see above).Step 2: Satisfy any one of the following teac y f ching credenttials:  A diplom or transcrip from an ac ma pt ccredited educ tution, verifyi you have satisfied the requirements cational instit ing e e for a teach hing or trainin degree, or a copy of your teaching c ertificate or p ng post-graduate degree.  A written letter (on co n ompany letter rhead) from a current or p past employe verifying you have had at least two er, d o years of experience as a competent trainer of Mic e t crosoft Office desktop programs. e  A certific cate verifying you have su g uccessfully co ompleted a M Microsoft app proved Presen ntation Skills or Train-the e- Trainer coourse.  An instruc completion certificate from any of the following vendors: CS Group, Co ctor e f g SO ompTIA, Cer rtified Interne et Webmaste Cisco Syst er, tems, Citrix, Lotus, Microsoft (MCT), N Novell, Oracl or Santa Cr Operation le ruz n.Step 3: Complete the Microsof Certified Ap ft pplication Sp pecialist Instru uctor applicat tion (login req quired) and e-mail proof of oyour instructional experience or credentials to microsoftin o nstructor@ce ertiport.comStep 4: When yo receive an e-mail aski you to do so, submit your applic ou n ing d t cation fee of $95 USD N f Note: It takes oximately fou weeks for the application to be processed.appro ur t nFor m more informat tion, visit Microsoft websi at http://ww ite ww.microsof ft.com/learnin ng/en/us/certif fication/mct.a aspx#tab3 NR Computer Learning Cen . 2100 W. Orangewood . Suite 110 . Or r nter O range . CA 928 . www.nrcl 868 lc.com . (714) 505-3475
  5. 5. How w do I regi ister for an n MOS Cer rtification exam? To ta a test you need a vouc ake u cher. You can purchase a MOS 2007 v n voucher with free retake f $105 for M h for MOS 2007 or$115 for MOS 2010 from webs www.nrclc.com or call the NRCLC center at (71 505-3475. 5 site C 14) .Once you have the voucher, yo need to reg e e ou gister for the test. If you wa to take the test at NR C t ant Computer Lea arning Centerr,locat at 2100 W. Orangewoo Suite 110, Orange, CA call the cen at 714 50 ted W od, A, nter 05-3475 to set an appoin tup ntment to takethe te We are op Mon to Sat from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. est. pen S PThe Microsoft ex xams are appr roximately on hour long. The score i based on th end result not on the time taken to ne is he t, o plete the test. The test resu are display immediat and print as soon as the test is cocomp ults yed tely ted s ompleted.An oofficial Micro osoft certificate with Mic crosoft logo is mailed by Microsoft to candidate four to six weeks afte y es x ersucce essfully passi the exam Its a valu ing m. uable credent recognize worldwide and it is a proof that you have the tial ed eSpecialized know wledge in Micr rosoft Office product that is required to work more productively and efficien than many o y ntly yof yo peers. ourDoe NR Com es mputer Lea arning Cen nter (NRC CLC) provi any as ide ssistance i prepari for the in ing e Exam? NRC CLC provides hands-on tra aining, corpoorate Trainin and Online training. NR ng e RCLC also pr rovides online practice test e t,priva lesson, course ware, Quick Referen Card, testi facility an more. For more inform ate nce ing and r mation, visit o website at our ahttp:/ //www.nrclc.c com or call us at (714) 505 5-3475. PYR RIGHT 2001 - 2010 ALL RIG 2 GHTS RESERV VED N&R Tec chnology, LLC C NR Computer Learning Cen . 2100 W. Orangewood . Suite 110 . Or r nter O range . CA 928 . www.nrcl 868 lc.com . (714) 505-3475

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