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PowerPoint Essential Skills

Length: 1    Cost: $325 + GST    Version: PowerPoint

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Attendees should have a good working knowledge of the features covered in our Windows Getting Started and Word Essential Skills courses.

At Course Completion

To provide the necessary skills to efficiently create PowerPoint presentations for both new users and self taught users. This hands-on training course covers entire process of presentation production. Essential for anyone who has a desire to produce powerful and effective presentations.

Course Outline

Introduction to PowerPoint
A short discussion about getting familiar with the output options and screen layouts for creating different types of presentations. How to create and view presentations using Slide View, Outline View, Slide Sorter, and Notes View.

Working with Text
How to add text to slides and/or the presentation outline, along with formatting text, using tabs, bullets and multi-level bullets, and spelling features.

Designs and Backgrounds
Enhance presentations with design templates, themes and backgrounds.

Adding Graphics
Discover the ClipArt gallery and how to use the Drawing tools to create your own flow charts, your own images for signage and to enhance your presentations with visual effects rather than using too much text. Add colour and text to the drawn objects and manage the layered object.

View and Printing
Become confident with presenting presentations electronically, by print and email. Alter the page set up and change the viewing size of your screen. Enhance your display with slides transitions and animation effects to wow your audience.

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