Presentation Style: Tutor-led Classroom
Duration: 1 Day
Course Time: 09:30 - 16:30hrs
Course Location: Northampton
Cost: Public Courses: £175 + VAT per delegate, £150 each + VAT for two delegates on the same day (call for group discounts)
Closed Courses: please enquire
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What will you learn on this PowerPoint course?

By the end of this PowerPoint course delegates will have gained skills in creating a presentation, changing slide layouts, inserting charts and graphics as well applying the transition and animation effects required for a stylish presentation.

Course Content

Module One – Creating a PowerPoint 2013 Presentation

Creating a New Presentation, Outline View, Text Placeholders, Inserting a New Slide, Recommended Techniques for Slide Content.

Module Two – Manipulating Slides and Themes

Inserting Slides with a Particular Slide Layout, Modifying the Slide Layout, Applying a Theme, Applying Font Themes, Modifying Themes.

Module Three – Charts and Organisational Charts

Inserting Charts, Editing Chart Data, Changing Chart Type, Changing Colours for Column, Bar, Line or Pie Slices, Titles and labels.

Module Four – Illustrations

Illustration Types, Creating an Illustration, Moving, Copying an Illustration, Resizing, Moving Illustrations between Presentations.

Module Five – Images

Inserting Pictures from Your Hard Disk, Inserting Online Pictures, Inserting Shapes, Inserting Text into a Shape, Inserting Perfect Circles and Squares, Inserting a Line, Inserting a Free Drawn Line, Inserting an Arrow, Inserting a Text Box.

Module Six – Formatting Pictures

Removing a Picture Background, Colouring Pictures, Artistic Effects, Picture Styles, Picture Brightness and Contrast, Compressing Pictures, Resetting a Picture

Module Seven – Slide Show

Running a Slide Show, Transition Effects, Removing Transition Effects, Animation Effects, Modifying Animation Effects, Removing Animation Effects, Hiding Slides, Displaying Hidden Slides within a Slide Show.

Module Eight – Master Slides Overview

Understanding the Role of Slide Masters, Organisational Templates and the Do’s and Don’ts. 

Who should take this PowerPoint course?

This course is designed for delegates with a basic knowledge of Microsoft windows and who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.

Additional Information

  • Buffet lunch included and free parking (only for courses held at Paradise Training Centre)
  • Joining instructions will be sent prior to attending the course