PowerPoint - Level 1 Course

Course Details:

Length: 1 day

Price: $275/person (USD)

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Course Features:

Live Instructor Teaching

Certificate of Completion

Courseware: Print

Hands-On Learning?: Yes

Software Lab Included?: Yes

Delivery Methods:

Live Online

Individuals and Groups
@ Your Location

Onsite for Teams

Group Teams
@ Your Organization

This is an instructor-led course. It is taught by an instructor live online or at organizations for groups.
For team training, we can teach onsite at your office or private live online.

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Course Overview

Learn the basic features of Microsoft PowerPoint and get more done quickly. Learn about: PowerPoint Basics, Create & Manage Presentations, Create & Manage Slides, Enter & Edit Text on Slides, Inserting Simple Graphics, Reviewing Presentations and Custom Presentation Elements.

Register Early: Registration Deadline is 2 Weeks Prior to Class Start.

Course Notes

Versions That Can Attend: Office 365, 2019, 2016, & 2013 (Microsoft Windows PC)
Course Taught With: Office version 2016 (Microsoft Windows PC) Software and Courseware
Not Appropriate For: Macintosh versions of Office

Knowledge Prerequisites

• To ensure your success in this course, you should have end-user skills with any current version of Windows, including being able to start programs, switch between programs, locate saved files, close programs, and use a browser to access websites. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the Windows for End Users Course.

Suggested Follow-Ons

PowerPoint - Level 2

Related Certifications

MOS: Microsoft PowerPoint Associate Certification

Certification Notes: Certification exams are administered by third party testing companies. Our courses prepare you for the certification exam, which is an additional fee paid to the testing provider. You must contact the corresponding testing provider to take a certification exam.


Course Topics

Chapter 1: PowerPoint 2016 basics 3
Start PowerPoint 4
Work in the PowerPoint user interface 5
Sidebar: About Office 6
Identify app window elements 8
Sidebar: Tell me what you want to do 12
Work with the ribbon and status bar 14
Sidebar: Adapt procedure steps 18
Manage Office and app settings 20
Sidebar: Microsoft account options 21
Skills review 24
Practice tasks 25

Chapter 2: Create and manage presentations 27
Create presentations 28
Open and navigate presentations 36
Display different views of presentations 40
Display standard views 40
Display program elements 45
Change the display of content 46
Display and edit presentation properties 50
Save and close presentations 51
Sidebar: Compatibility with earlier versions 55
Sidebar: Save files to OneDrive 56
Skills review 57
Practice tasks 58

Chapter 3: Create and manage slides 61
Add and remove slides 62
Insert new slides 64
Copy and import slides and content 65
Sidebar: SharePoint slide libraries 71
Hide and delete slides 72
Divide presentations into sections 73
Rearrange slides and sections 75
Apply themes 78
Change slide backgrounds 82
Sidebar: Non-theme colors 90
Skills review 92
Practice tasks 93

Chapter 4: Enter and edit text on slides 99
Enter text on slides 100
Enter text in placeholders 100
Insert nonstandard characters 103
Add supplementary text to slides 106
Sidebar: Insert equations 108
Add a slide footer 109
Move, copy, and delete text 110
Sidebar: Format text placeholders 112
Format characters and paragraphs 117
Apply WordArt text effects 122
Sidebar: Configure AutoCorrect options 126
Check spelling and choose the best wording 127
Sidebar: Find and replace text and fonts 130
Skills review 134
Practice tasks 135

Chapter 6: Insert and manage simple graphics 167
Insert, move, and resize pictures 168
Sidebar: Graphic formats 171
Edit and format pictures 172
Draw and modify shapes 177
Draw and add text to shapes 178
Sidebar: Locate additional formatting commands 180
Move and modify shapes 181
Format shapes 183
Sidebar: Connect shapes 187
Capture and insert screen clippings 188
Create a photo album 191
Skills review 196
Practice tasks 197

Chapter 9: Review presentations 293
Add notes to slides 294
Configure slides for presentation or printing 298
Inspect and finalize presentations 302
Print presentations and handouts 309
Skills review 316
Practice tasks 317


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