Microsoft Office Online Training


In order to enable students to continue to access Microsoft Office training during the period of the Covid-19 closure, UCD IT Services have sourced online training material. 

The first step is to access the GMetrix LearnKey training code here ( UCD Connect username and password required): Students 

Then simply follow the instructions below:

  1. Login to
  2. Select Courses from left of screen.
  3. Click on Start a New Course followed by Redeem New Access Code.
  4. Enter your access code.
  5. Select the required application (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) in Session Layout.
  6. Begin with Pre Assessment and work through the course stages.

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UCD staff can avail of LinkedIn eLearning courses which are specifically designed for the MOS certification preparation: Cert Prep: Excel 2016 Microsoft Office Specialist (77-727)

LinkedIn Learning course Microsoft Project 2010 Essential Training

LinkedIn have a course for each product in the Office suite and they provide the range for each level (Specialist, Expert Specialist and Master).