Course type


Cost per individual

£150 +VAT
Public course

Cost per course

£495 +VAT
Client site, max 10 individuals


1 Day

Full/Part time

Part Time


ITS SmartStyle Training

Dates and Locations

15/06/2018 Liverpool

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This course is intended for users who have little or no experience of PowerPoint who need to be able to create, edit, format and run professional presentations.

Objectives: By the end of the course users will be able to produce a presentation using predefined templates which includes text, bulleted lists, images and charts. They will also be able to run a slide show with transition effects.

Prerequisites: Users must be proficient with a mouse and keyboard and be able to confidently work within a Windows environment - minimise, maximise, open, close.

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Presentation Basics
  • Navigating the PowerPoint Interface
  • Ribbon Commands, Dialog Boxes & Task Panes
  • Opening, Saving & Closing Presentations
  • Creating Presentations with Templates
Creating, Editing & Navigating
  • Selecting, Moving & Resizing Objects
  • Rotating & Deleting Objects
  • Creating & Inserting New Slides
  • Changing Slide Layouts
  • Working with Text Boxes
  • Working with Bulleted Lists
  • Selecting, Editing & Deleting Text
  • Moving & Copying Text
Formatting & Proofing Tools
  • Formatting Text
  • Bulleted & Numbered Lists
  • Change Case
  • Using Spell Check
Tabs, Indents & Paragraph Spacing
  • Using the Ruler to create Tabs & Indents
  • Aligning Text & Line Spacing
Drawing Tools, WordArt & Clip Art
  • Drawing & Formatting Shapes
  • Flipping & Rotating Shapes
  • Working with Stacked Objects
  • Inserting & Manipulating Pictures
  • Creating & Editing WordArt
  • Inserting Charts & Graphs
  • Entering & Editing Chart Data
  • Modifying the Chart Layout
Themes & Transition Effects
  • Applying a Theme to a Presentation
  • Customising Theme Effects
  • Transition Effects & Basic Animation
Viewing & Managing Slides
  • Working with Different Views
  • Organising Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Running a Slide Show
  • Working with Speaker Notes
  • Introducing Presenter View
Previewing & Printing
  • Using Print Preview
  • Printing Slides, Notes & Handout Pages

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