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Essentials of Microsoft PowerPoint

365 | 2019 | 2016
3 Hours

Course Overview

This instructor-led course covers the essential tools used to create and edit your own presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint. You will create a presentation with multiple slides that will include text, bullets, and clip art.

Course Objectives

  • Create a new presentation which includes a title slide, bulleted list slide, and clip art slide
  • Format text slides by modifying the font, style, size, and color
  • Insert, position, and resize clip art
  • Turn a presentation into a slide show and add transitions and timings
  • Use PowerPoint templates to streamline creating presentations

Course Outline

Understanding the PowerPoint Environment

  • Understanding PowerPoint Terminology
  • Examining Important Screen Elements
  • Opening Presentations
  • Exploring the Main PowerPoint Views
  • Navigating through Presentations
  • Closing Presentations

Creating Title and Bullet List Slides

  • Creating Presentations
  • Changing the Slide Layouts
  • Entering Text on Slides
  • Changing the Format of Text Placeholders
  • Creating Bulleted List Slides
  • Changing Bullet Levels
  • Using the Increase and Decrease Font Buttons
  • Reversing Actions Using the Undo Command
  • Adding Notes to Slides
  • Saving Presentations

Working with Text Placeholders and Graphics

  • Working with Text Placeholders
  • Inserting Graphics
  • Resizing Pictures
  • Moving Pictures
  • Deleting Pictures

Creating Slide Shows

  • Switching to Slide Sorter View
  • Moving, Copying, and Deleting Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Adding Transitions and Timings to Slide Shows
  • Starting Slide Shows

Using PowerPoint Templates

  • Applying Themes
  • Printing Presentations
  • Starting Presentations Based on Templates
  • Exiting PowerPoint

 

Cost/Investment

Any two 3-hour Microsoft classes must be scheduled on the same day to receive pricing (9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm).

Public Course at Softek Private Course at Your Office Private Course at Softek
This class is $500 flat fee up to 8 students $575 flat fee up to 8 students
only offered $550 flat fee up to 12 students $625 flat fee up to 12 students
for private groups. $35 per additional student $35 per additional student

Private Group Training

Private group courses are cost effective when you have a group of students who need the same course. Pricing is based on the maximum number of students anticipated per day per course. Volume discounts of 5% to 20% are available when five or more training days are scheduled. For classes conducted at your office, you are responsible for the classroom setup, including student computers, instructor station, LCD projector, and software installation. For courses conducted at Softek, we take care of classroom setup.

Customization

Softek can easily customize a training course that covers the specific topics you require and integrate examples relevant to your work environment. Course customization is billed at $125 per hour and covers time needed to meet, discuss, prepare, and incorporate any specific examples into the training program. Once we have a better idea of what you have in mind, we will be glad to provide a specific price quote for the customization. There is a 2-hour minimum fee for customization.

Why Choose Softek?

  • Live, in-person training
  • Instructors with 10+ years of experience
  • Detailed training guide
  • Certificate of completion
  • Money-back guarantee