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Course PowerPoint Essentials
  • Public Scheduled Price£195 +VAT
  • Course Duration1 Day
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  • Latest Reviews
    "Was able to ask the questions I had and practice the skills as we learned. Very comfortable atmosphere, approachable trainer and informative content. Learned some really great new skills! Really feel ..."

    M.M. Ryder Architecture, PowerPoint Essentials

    "Explained and demonstrated in a simple way - not patronising. Tailored to our job role. Absolutely brilliant course so useful, thank you."

    B.R. Dogs Trust, PowerPoint Essentials

    "Very useful, already knew some aspects of PowerPoint but learned lots of new things and brushed up on existing skills. [The trainer] was approachable and very knowledgeable."

    L.R. Ryder Architecture, PowerPoint Essentials

Overview
This course is aimed at those new to PowerPoint, or who have limited knowledge of the package. During this course delegates will explore the PowerPoint environment and create presentations.

Delegates will format text on slides, add graphical objects to a presentation, modify objects on slides, add tables to a presentation, add charts to a presentation and prepare to deliver a presentation.
Prerequisites
    • Delegates should have a good working knowledge of using a Windows based PC and be confident with using a mouse and keyboard. Delegates should feel at ease performing tasks such as arranging, sizing and switching between Windows.
Objectives
    • Produce a multi slide presentation that contains a variety of display methods: Charts, Organisational Chart, Radial Charts, Text Slides & Bullet Lists, Clip Art & Graphics.
    • Display the presentation via a slide show and be able to set up slide show properties that allow the user to present with the 'No Hands' method.
    • Create a design of their own that can be saved as a template and used in future presentations, to achieve a consistent and professional theme.
    • Include effects to their presentation so that it adds variety and keeps the audience entertained while keeping the presentation professional.
What's included
    • Laptops are available for training delivered at client's premises
    • Lunch and refreshments when training is delivered at our training venues
    • Comprehensive course materials and exercises
    • Telephone and Email Support
Course Content
    • Exploring the PowerPoint Environment
      Exploring the user interface
      Exploring the ribbon
      Using Microsoft PowerPoint help
      Customising the quick access toolbar
    • Creating a Presentation
      Creating and saving a presentation
      Adding slides to a presentation
      Using the PowerPoint galleries
      Working with themes
      Entering and editing text
      Navigating through a presentation
      Using the various presentation views
    • Master Slides
      Understanding Master Slide View
      Create your own Master Slide Style
      Customising slide layouts
      Creating custom themes
    • Formatting Text on Slides
      Applying character formats
      Applying paragraph formats
      Formatting text placeholders
    • Linking data from other packages into presentations
      Creating a link between Excel data and PowerPoint
      Creating a link between Word data and PowerPoint
      Updating links between packages
    • Video and Audio
      Add Video from File
      Add Video from Online Source (YouTube etc.)
      Edit Video Options e.g. Auto Start Video clip etc.
      Add Audio Clips from File
    • Charts
      Inserting a chart
      Editing the chart type and options
      Editing the data source
      Applying a different chart style
      Edit the titles for axis
      Deleting the chart
      Wrapping it to existing text
    • Using SmartArt, Pictures and Screenshots
      Create SmartArt diagrams e.g. Flow Diagrams, Hierarchy Structures etc.
      Modify the diagrams and add extra information
      Insert Pictures and use the new modifications tools such as Crop, Pictures Styles etc
      Insert Screenshots from other windows and programs
    • Modifying Objects
      Working with objects
      Changing object orientation
      Formatting objects
      Grouping and ungrouping objects
      Arranging objects
    • Adding Tables to a Presentation
      Creating a table
      Formatting tables
      Inserting a table from Microsoft Word
    • Slide Transitions
      Adding Transitions to slides
      Setting consistent slide transitions
      Editing the transitions options
      Modifying and Removing Transitions
    • Animations
      Understanding different Animation Types
      Working with Entrance Effects
      Emphasis Effects
      Exit Effects
      Using the Animation Pane
      Modifying or Removing Animations
    • Running the Slide Show
      Starting the Slide Show presentation
      Pausing and Stopping the presentation
      Slide Show presentation options
    • Customising a Slide Show Presentation
      Annotating a presentation
      Using action buttons to aid navigation through slides in the presentation
      Setting up a slide show to repeat automatically

 

Latest Course Reviews
"Very useful, already knew some aspects of PowerPoint but learned lots of new things and brushed up on existing skills. [The trainer] was approachable and very knowledgeable."

L.R. Ryder Architecture, PowerPoint Essentials

"Was able to ask the questions I had and practice the skills as we learned. Very comfortable atmosphere, approachable trainer and informative content. Learned some really great new skills! Really feel I understand the full breadth of possibilities in PowerPoint."

M.M. Ryder Architecture, PowerPoint Essentials

"Explained and demonstrated in a simple way - not patronising. Tailored to our job role. Absolutely brilliant course so useful, thank you."

B.R. Dogs Trust, PowerPoint Essentials

 

IT Training Solutions Ltd
Oakville, 14 Durham Road West, Bowburn, Durham, DH6 5AU
0191 377 8377
ittrainingsolutions.co.uk

Printed: 22 Apr 19

 

 

 

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