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Apple Keynote Training Class

Apple Keynote Training Class

Apple Keynote Class Length: 1 day

This Keynote training class shows you how to create visually stimulating presentations using Apple’s Keynote Presentation software. Get yourself started and see immediate results with this one-day hands-on course. You will be able to import graphics, create type, use master pages, choose page transitions, and animate items within the presentation. Our Instructors can show you how to produce your own presentation in less time, and to many different file formats. Learn how to use these powerful yet easy-to-use tools and create dazzling effects that you can put in your own slideshow. Use our Contact form to contact us or call 800-851-9237 to learn more about this Apple Keynote training class.

Apple Keynote Training Class Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.


Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

Apple Keynote Training Class Course Topics

Module 1: Creating a presentation

  • Opening Apple Keynote
  • Choosing a theme and slide size in Keynote
  • Selecting a master slide
  • Outlining a presentation in Keynote
  • Pasting text into an outline
  • Formatting text in Keynote
  • Customizing a slide layout
  • Adding a table in Keynote
  • Calculating the value of table cells
  • Fixing spelling errors

Module 2: Adding photos, charts and sound

  • Adding imagery to your Keynote presentation
  • Enhancing photos in Keynote
  • Customizing photo layouts
  • Making part of a photo transparent
  • Adding hyperlinks and navigation
  • Adding a chart
  • Adding audio to a Keynote presentation
  • Adding a global transition in Keynote
  • Reducing the file size of your Keynote presentation
  • Saving media with your Keynote presentation

Module 3: Adding Video and Animation to your Keynote presentation

  • Creating builds to reveal text in your Keynote presentation
  • Revealing a Table in Keynote
  • Creating interleaved builds in Keynote
  • Revealing graphics and charts in Keynote
  • Creating a Smart Build
  • Creating custom animations into your Keynote presentation
  • Adding sound to a build
  • Creating transitions between slides
  • Creating 2D and 3D transitions in Keynote
  • Creating object effects transitions
  • Using text effects transitions
  • Using Magic Move
  • Using video in a slideshow in Keynote
  • Configuring preferences for smooth playback
  • Running your Keynote presentation
  • Pausing and resuming a slideshow in Keynote
  • Troubleshooting your Keynote presentation

Module 4: Creating a custom theme

  • Creating an themes in Keynote
  • Creating a title slide for your Keynote presentation
  • Creating a Photo Master
  • Saving and sharing themes in Keynote
  • Applying a custom theme to your Keynote presentation

Module 5: Importing from PowerPoint and working with Charts

  • Importing a PowerPoint presentation in Keynote
  • Animating a title slide in Keynote
  • Creating and enhancing charts in your Keynote presentation
  • Animating a table in Keynote
  • Adding content from a MSWord document into your Keynote presentation
  • Saving a PowerPoint or PDF File from Keynote

Module 6: Rehearsing and delivering your presentation

  • Reviewing a presentation with Light Table View
  • Adding comments to a Keynote presentation
  • Working with presenter notes in Keynote
  • Indexing your presentation with spotlight
  • Rehearsing your presentation
  • Giving your keynote presentation with a portable computer
  • Using an iPhone or iPod as a remote control
  • Creating a self-running slideshow
  • Running a presentation as a kiosk

Module 7: Publishing your presentation

  • Exporting a PDF
  • Printing handouts
  • Exporting a PDF
  • Exporting to PowerPoint
  • Exporting Images
  • Making a movie: Exporting to QuickTime
  • Exporting to iPod
  • Exporting to HTML
  • Sending to iWeb
  • Sending to YouTube
  • Sharing a presentation with
  • Sharing a presentation with iChat Theater
  • Making a DVD: Exporting to iDVD
  • Exporting a presentation for editing in Final Cut Pro
  • New Font rendering choices


Apple Keynote Class Prerequisites

We recommend that you have the Keynote software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it at from the Apple website.

Apple Keynote Class Course Materials

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the Certified Instructors at AGI.

This open enrollment Apple Keynote Training Class is offered in Boston (Woburn), Philadelphia (Conshohocken), and Online.

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