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PowerPoint Training Class

PowerPoint Training Class
PowerPoint Training Class

This one-day Microsoft PowerPoint training class covers a broad range of topics to help you quickly get up-and-running with PowerPoint. Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint and the rich functionality it offers to create presentations with an impact. You will learn to use outlines, create slides from existing Microsoft Word documents, establish the timing of presentations, as well as add sound, animation, and video to your presentations. You will also learn design guidelines for creating effective presentations.

PowerPoint Training Class Course Dates

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

Course Title Course Dates Course Location Fee Register
PowerPoint Training Class
Weekdays

Online


10:00 am to 5:00 pm
American Graphics Institute American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
1969-12-31T19:00:00-05:00 $495.00
PowerPoint Training Class
Weekdays

Online


10:00 am to 5:00 pm
American Graphics Institute American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
1969-12-31T19:00:00-05:00 $495.00
PowerPoint Training Class
Weekdays

Online


10:00 am to 5:00 pm
American Graphics Institute American Graphics Institute
Online
Live instructor-led class online
1969-12-31T19:00:00-05:00 $495.00
PowerPoint Training Class
Weekdays

Boston


10:00 am to 5:00 pm
American Graphics Institute American Graphics Institute
Boston
American Graphics Institute
AGI Training Boston
150 Presidential Way
Boston - Woburn, MA 01801
1969-12-31T19:00:00-05:00 $495.00

Microsoft PowerPoint Training Class Topics

Getting Started with PowerPoint

Understanding the PowerPoint user interface

The Ribbon and Backstage view

Choosing a look with the Design tab

 

Building PowerPoint presentation content

Building an outline

Editing slide content

Formatting inserted images

Creating notes pages

Using the Reading view

Working with text, images, and visual effects

Simplified text handling

Inserting images into a PowerPoint presentation

Adding and editing animations

Transitions and slide sorter

 

Using PowerPoint's Design tools

Understanding templates

Applying themes to a slide show

Customizing a theme in the Slide Master view

 

Designing PowerPoint Presentations

Building better slides

Working with text

Filling in an existing text area

Adding and styling text boxes

Using the Format pane to style and format text

Aligning text using columns and rows

Autofit and text boxes

Styling text with WordArt

Formatting presentations

Applying background images and colors

 

The Slide Master view and PowerPoint Themes

Editing the Slide Master

Creating custom slide layouts

Adding a custom slide layout

Completing a custom layout

Customizing a presentation theme

Changing a theme’s visual scheme

Creating and applying a custom theme to a PowerPoint presentation

 

Using Tables, Charts, and SmartArt

Giving structure to content

Transforming text into SmartArt

Formatting bulleted lists as SmartArt

Visually editing a flowchart

Styling a piece of SmartArt

Piecing together SmartArt

 

Linking and embedding external data

Embedding an Excel worksheet

Editing embedded objects

Creating a linked object

Creating a chart from tabular data

Generating charts in PowerPoint

Editing individual chart elements

Linking a chart to external Excel data

Styling charts and graphs

 

Adding Graphics and Multimedia to Your Presentation

Beyond bulleted lists and bar graphs

Using PowerPoint’s drawing tools

Recoloring and adjusting images

Cropping an image

Reordering images

Adding visual impact with animations

Creating a crossfade effect

Creating complex scenes by clustering animations

Enriching slides with sound effects

Adding background sounds to a presentation

Trimming and triggering sound effects

Adding custom actions to slide objects

Integrating video into a presentation

Embedding and formatting video

Embedding local video

Media compression and compatibility

 

Laying out slide elements

Taking advantage of the grid

Working with alignment guides

Grouping and ungrouping elements

 

Delivering PowerPoint presentations

Preparing for your presentation

Setting up the slide show

Controlling your presentation from the keyboard

 

Creating custom slide shows & Presentation Delivery

Presenting in slide show preview

Mission control: PowerPoint’s presenter view

Using speaker notes

Formatting and printing notes pages

Designing a printed handout

Navigating with the slide sorter

Going to a black or white screen

Focusing audience with the Pen tools

Using the laser pointer and highlighter

Keeping ink annotations

Customizing the PowerPoint quick access toolbar

 

Rehearsing your presentation

Recording slide and presentation timings

Recording narration and pointer movements

Tweaking and removing timings, narration, and laser pointer movements

 

Delivering PowerPoint Presentations online

Delivering a presentation online

Embedding your slide show in a web page

Presentation tips

We recommend that you have the Microsoft PowerPoint app before starting this class so that you can practice techniques following the course. A computer with PowerPoint is provided for class use if taking this course in our classrooms.

Participants receive comprehensive PowerPoint course curriculum with this class, developed by the instructors at American Graphics Institute. These same PowerPoint trainers authored the Microsoft Official Academic Curriculum for PowerPoint.

Available Delivery Methods For This Class

CLASSROOM
LIVE ONLINE
PRIVATE
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