Microsoft Powerpoint

The topics listed below are the skills you can learn under Microsoft’s presentation software Powerpoint. If you are interested in training in Microsoft Powerpoint, please contact us to register your interest using the form below. As we provide customised training, for multi-student training sessions the next step after you contact us involves us assessing your current skills to determine exactly which topics you require training in.

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This level includes:


  • What equipment is needed?
  • Having a design in mind
  • Starting Powerpoint
  • Navigating the screen
  • Exploring the Ribbon
  • Customising the Ribbon
  • Views – Sorter/Normal/Reading View/Slide Show
  • Adding & Deleting slides
  • Text Boundaries/Text Boxes
  • Timed or Manually progressed presentations
  • Show/Hide Gridlines/Ruler/Guides

Formatting Content

  • Formatting Text
  • Promoting/Demoting Bullets
  • Paragraph Spacing
  • Spelling & Grammar Corrections
  • Cuting/Copying/Pasting/Moving Text
  • Resizing Text Boxes

Images and Composition

  • Inserting Images/ Clipart /Shapes/SmartArt/WordArt
  • Applying Borders/Effects/Alignment/Corrections
  • Resizing Images
  • Recolouring Images Text Wrapping
  • Designing Template Images
  • Grouping/Ungrouping Images
  • Moving/Cutting/Copying/Pasting Images
  • Rotating Images
  • Flipping Images
  • Cropping Images


  • Printing Notes Pages
  • Printing Outlines
  • Printing Full Slides
  • Printing Multiple slides per page
  • Printing Handouts

Presentation Designs

  • Creating a Design from Scratch
  • Applying Built-in Designs to Slides
  • Colour Schemes
  • Orientation
  • Presentation Screen Size
  • Applying Backgrounds
  • Permission Protection
  • Kiosk vs Presented by Speaker configurations
  • Looping Presentations

Inserting Objects

  • Tables Objects
  • Charts Objects
  • Image Objects
  • Diagram & Organisational Objects
  • Video Objects
  • Audio Objects

Transitions and Effects

  • Timing a Slide’s Transition Effect
  • Progression of Effect on Click
  • Separating Effects
  • Grouping Effects
  • Configuring Order Events to Take Place
  • Custom Animation
  • Incorporating Sound effects

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