During this course you will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a presentation. You will format text on slides to enhance clarity, enhance the visual appeal by adding graphical objects and modifying them. You will also add tables and charts to present data in a structured format and you will then finalise your presentation to be able to deliver it.
This course is designed for people who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft Office PowerPoint.
By actively participating in this course, you will learn about the following:
Navigate the PowerPoint programme.
Create and format slides and presentations.
Insert and create tables, illustrations, charts, SmartArt and hyperlinks.
Understand the slide masters.
Use proofing and printing options.
Create a template.
Delegates should be familiar with using personal computers and have used a mouse and keyboard. They should be comfortable with the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on their computers. Specifically, they should be able to launch and close programs, navigate to information stored on the computer and manage files and folders.
Software Requirements for Virtual Classroom
Delegates will need to have Microsoft Excel 2013, 2016, 2019 or 365 (desktop version) installed on their PC to participate in Virtual Classroom courses. Delegates may notice differences in their software if using a MAC.
Creating a presentation
Text boxes (placeholders)
Applying a background
Footers and slide numbering
Proofing and printing
Running a slideshow
Saving as a template