PowerPoint level 1 - Introduction
Microsoft Office - Microsoft Powerpoint
Learn how to produce informative and eye-catching presentations.
This course is designed to equip the new user with a full understanding of the functions and features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Users will be taken step-by-step through the process of creating a slideshow and presentation material. Features covered include text input and
editing, use of text proofing tools, creating/editing drawings and importing graphics, creating graphs, setting up a slideshow (with special effects) and printing slides and handouts.
This is a one-day course running from 9:30 am - 4:30 pm.
Training is hands-on and tutor-led.
We provide a comprehensive training manual, lunch and certification.
Courses run at both Swansea and Cardiff locations.
This course can be run as a company specific option either at your site or our own.
Up to 70% funding for this course may be available if booked as part of a Skills for Industry training package. Check to see if you are eligible (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) before booking this training.
The PowerPoint screen - ribbons, toolbars, scroll
bar, menus, viewing modes. Opening, closing and saving your work. Accessing online help.
Masters & Templates
Understanding and changing PowerPoint Master
slide layouts and selecting/modifying templates
(colour schemes/designs, backgrounds and themes).
Adding text to a slide, selecting objects and
Using bulleted lists in a presentation.
Using PowerPoint's drawing facilities to enhance a
slide and adding pre-drawn pictures (ClipArt).
Creating and modifying graphs (charts) to illustrate
Improving the appearance of text in a slide and use
of Microsoft's 'WordArt' feature.
Using spell check and find and replace facilities.
Slide Shows / Printing
Setting up a slide show with a variety of special
effects and examining PowerPoint's print options.
A practical exercise to review and practice all the features covered in the course.
To gain the maximum benefit from this course an attendee should have a basic knowledge of Windows and be able to use the mouse.
This course covers material from the standard European Computer Driving Licence (Module 6), contributes to the ITQ level 2 / ECDL Extra qualification and the Microsoft Office Specialist Core PowerPoint syllabus.
PowerPoint Level 2
Improve your use of PowerPoint by designing custom templates and integrating the package with Word and Excel.