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PowerPoint Level 1 Training Course

Course Description

This hands-on beginner course is suitable for PowerPoint 2010/2013/2016 users.

Live face-to-face instructor-led training. No minimum class size - all classes guaranteed to run.

You will start by learning the program's interface, then build your own presentation, adding slides, formating text, adding graphical elements, displaying data in tables and charts, and finalizing your presentation for delivery.

View our full range of Microsoft PowerPoint training courses, or see below for the detailed outline for PowerPoint Level 1.

1 Day | $350.00

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Detailed course outline

  • PowerPoint Basics
    • Starting PowerPoint
    • Opening an Existing Presentation
    • Identifying Elements of the PowerPoint Window
    • The Ribbon
    • Moving Between Slides
    • Using PowerPoint Help
    • Changing PowerPoint Views
    • Changing the Zoom Level
    • Viewing the Presentation in Outline View
    • Viewing the Presentation in Slide Sorter View
    • Ending a PowerPoint Session
    • Closing a Presentation
  • Creating a Presentation
    • Beginning a New Presentation
    • Downloading a Microsoft Office Online Template
    • Adding Text and Slides
    • Adding a New Slide in Normal View
    • Entering Text in a Bulleted List
    • Adding Slides and Text in Outline View
    • Using AutoCorrect
    • Editing Text and Slides
    • Using the Undo and Redo Commands
    • Using Find and Replace
    • Deleting Slides
  • Enhancing a Presentation
    • Changing Text Appearance
    • Changing the Font Size
    • Applying Font Styles and Effects
    • Changing Text Colour
    • Aligning Text
    • Adjusting Line Spacing
    • Using the Rulers
    • Changing Slide Sequence
    • Rearranging Slides in Outline View
    • Creating Notes, Pages and Handouts
    • Formatting Handouts
    • Printing Notes, Pages and Handouts
    • Checking Your Work
  • Adding Visual Interest
    • Illustrations - Shapes
    • Drawing Lines, Straight and Curved
    • Drawing Other Shapes
    • Drawing Shapes in Proportion
    • Sizing Shapes
    • Selecting and Deselecting Objects
    • Duplicating an Object
    • Editing Objects
    • Changing Line Colours and Applying Shadows
    • Moving Objects
    • Resizing Objects
    • Adding Text to Objects
    • Adding Images to Slides
  • Working with Tables
    • How to insert a Table
    • How to insert rows/columns
    • How to delete rows/columns
    • How to merge Cells
    • How to add Borders
    • How to Colour a Table
    • Sorting a table in PowerPoint
    • How to insert an Excel Worksheet
  • Working with Organisation Charts
    • How to insert an Organisation Chart
    • How to edit an Organisation Chart
    • Inserting New SmartArt Elements
    • Deleting Shapes
    • How to convert a box from one type to another
    • How to change shape border and border colour
    • How to change the Fill Colour of a Shape
  • Creating Data Charts
    • How to insert a Chart
    • Editing the Chart
    • How to change the Chart Type
    • How to change Chart Attributes

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.



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Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

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