Microsoft PowerPoint Essentials

Dorset based half-day Training Course

Basepoint-Meeting room

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Who is this course designed for?

Aimed at new users of PowerPoint. In this course you will learn the essential PowerPoint skills to create effective presentations, which include text objects and images. You will learn how to create, modify and save new presentations using a range of tools and shortcuts.

Price: £99 + VAT

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01202 788277

Next Date: TBA

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About your Trainer: Claire

What is in the Course?

  • PowerPoint essentials: understanding and navigating around the PowerPoint window; creating a blank presentation; using various keyboard shortcuts to select and navigate; understanding help
  • Creating a presentation: using design templates; applying colour schemes; understanding what slide structure to use; adding slides; entering text; changing slide layouts; adding clipart; formatting slides
  • Storing and Retrieving: saving, opening, closing and finding presentations; using templates; working with file properties
  • Combining information for presentations: inserting slides from other presentations; inserting images, charts and text objects; resizing and repositioning objects
  • Presenting slides: checking presentations with spell check and grammar check, changing slide order; viewing the slide show; rehearsing timings; applying slide transitions; creating speaker notes; printing

What are the Course Outcomes?

To create an effective presentation. You will learn how to:

  • Input and combine text and other information within presentation slides
  • Use presentation software tools to structure, edit and format slides
  • Prepare slides for presentation to meet your brief