Microsoft PowerPoint Training
PowerPoint is computer software created by Microsoft which allows you to create slides with recordings, narrations, transitions and other features in order to present information.
From personal PowerPoint shows featuring pictures of holidays to Executive presentations helping with decision making on the highest levels, PowerPoint is a very widely used program.
With its great graphic capabilities, PowerPoint makes a great use of the phrase “pictures speak louder than words”.
Good knowledge of PowerPoint functionality means a difference between spending hours on creating a presentation, struggling with picture and text alignment and fast, very effective design of professionally looking slideshow that can impress every member of the audience.
Proper use of the Slide Master design can save ours of time and ensure uniformity of your future presentations.
Our skilled trainers will be glad to teach you the ins and outs of PowerPoint and help you with making your future presentations designed to impress. If your company uses already set up templates, we will also be happy to include those in your training session.
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Microsoft PowerPoint 2008 Introduction
This course is designed for new or self-taught users. It covers all aspect of presentations, starting from creating a presentation from scratch all the way to running a presentation with animations.
No Prior knowledge of PowerPoint is required to attend this course. But you must have basic Microsoft Windows, keyboard and mouse skills.
This is a 1 day PowerPoint Introduction course. The course starts at 09:30 and runs until 16:30. Alternate timings can be arranged upon request. The course can be held on a date that suits you.
Our Microsoft PowerPoint Introduction course can be run at our training venue near Liverpool Street (London) or any preferred location in the UK or Europe.
PowerPoint 2008 Introduction Course Outline
User interface overview -Title Bar, Menus / Ribbons, Normal View
Using Help Creating a New Presentation
Creating A New Presentation and Saving
Adding New Slides – entering & editing Text
Slide Layouts – Title Slide, Bulleted List, Two Column Text
Changing the slide layout
Creating Blank Slides
Adding Freeform Text
Selecting Text and Selecting Placeholders
Formatting Numbered and Bulleted Lists
Normal (Tripane) View
Slide Sorter View
Notes Pages View
Slide Show View
View in Black and White
The Drawing Toolbar
Drawing basic shapes freehand
Creating regular shapes
Formatting Shapes including 3D, Shadows and Fill Effects
Creating Auto Shapes, Moving and Copying
Working with Guides and Visible Grid
Aligning & Distributing Objects
Flipping and Rotating Objects
Ordering and Grouping Objects
Inserting and formatting text within a shape
Inserting WordArt Graphics and Clipart
Inserting Clip Art
Moving and Resizing Tables
CHARTS AND SMARTARTS
Create a table
Inserting columns and rows
Enhancing a table with formatting
Create a chart
Editing the Chart Type
Editing the Chart Options
SLIDE MASTERS AND TEMPLATES
Viewing the Slide Master
Adding a company logo to every slide
Formatting the background
Format Title Area and Object Area
Adding Headers & Footers
TRANSITIONS AND ANIMATION
Building Bullet Points
Animating a Chart
Path animation Slide Shows
Controls to use during slide shows
Printing Notes Pages
Printing Outline View
One to One
(which includes a tailor-made training programme for the individual where they can mix and match the topics from various levels to get the most cost-effective training
Group for up to 8 learners
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