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Softek Services, Inc.
1156 15th Street, NW, Suite 100
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 747-5000

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Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

Version 2010 • 2013 • 2016

1 Day, 9:00-4:00, 6 Hours

This instructor-led course, through lecture and hands-on exploration, will teach students the skills needed to create presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint that include text, bulleted lists, and graphics.  The course also covers how to turn a presentation into a slide show.

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, resize, move, scale, rotate and format graphics
  • Add drawing elements, align and group objects
  • Turn a presentation into a slide show and add transitions and timings
  • Use PowerPoint templates to streamline creating presentations

Understanding the PowerPoint Environment

  • Understanding PowerPoint Terminology
  • Examining Important Screen Elements
  • Opening Presentations
  • Navigating through Presentations
  • Exploring the Main PowerPoint Views
  • Normal View
  • Slide Sorter View
  • Slide Show
  • Using the Help Command
  • 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
  • Demoting Text One Bullet Level
  • Promoting Text One Bullet Level
  • Using the Increase and Decrease Font Buttons
  • Reversing Actions Using the Undo Command
  • Adding Notes to Slides
  • Checking for Spelling Errors
  • Saving Presentations

Working with Text Placeholders and Graphics

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

Working with More Advanced Graphics Features

  • Importing Slides
  • Scaling and Rotating Pictures
  • Adding Shadows and Effects
  • Recoloring Pictures
  • Inserting WordArt and SmartArt

Creating Slide Shows

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

Using Drawing Tools

  • Adding Text to Drawing Objects
  • Selecting Multiple Objects
  • Aligning and Evenly Distributing Objects
  • Grouping Multiple Objects

Using PowerPoint Templates

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

 

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Is this the right course for you? Please contact our office at (202) 747-5000 if you have any questions.

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Investment

Public Class

$275 per student
Or one voucher

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Private Group Classes

Conducted at Your Office

$850 flat fee for up to 8 students
$950 for up to 12 students
$50 per additional student

Conducted at Softek’s Facility

$1000 flat fee for up to 8 students
$1100 for up to 12 students
$50 per additional student

Have more or fewer students? Or, need to schedule more than one training day? Fill out our quote request form for a price quote based on your training needs. 

Softek also offers a 3-hour series for this application. Visit our agendas page  to view our 3-hour classes. 

Why choose Softek?

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