Microsoft PowerPoint Training courses • Intermediate

We'll show you how to create eyecatching, seamless presentations using the powerful tools that PowerPoint offers. Integrate animation, sound and video into your presentations and get them looking colour-coordinated and professional.


Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate - What will I cover?


If you have some knowledge of PowerPoint this course shows you how to use advanced settings to customise your presentations.

By the end of the course you will have an understanding of the following features:

  1. Customizing Presentations: Applying a Theme; Previewing and Selecting a Theme; Customizing a Theme; Saving a Custom Theme; Setting a Default Theme; Applying a Background Style ; Apply a Built-in Background Style; Create and Apply a Background Style; Adding a Footer.
  2. Arranging and Printing Sections: Using Sections; Removing Sections ;Printing Sections; Presentation Masters
  3. Working with the Slide Master: Formatting Slide Masters and Layouts; Adding a Watermark to Your Presentation; Adding Slide Numbers Using the Slide Master; Modifying the Notes Master; Modifying the Handout Master; Adding a Header and Footer to Notes and Handouts
  4. Working with Special Effects: Animating Text and Objects; Working with the Animation Painter; Setting Animation Timing; Animating a Chart
  5. Using SmartArt: Inserting SmartArt Graphics; Modifying SmartArt Graphics; Resizing/Repositioning a SmartArt Object; Resize a SmartArt Shape; Resize a SmartArt Graphic; Reposition a SmartArt Graphic; Inserting and formatting text into a SmartArt Object
  6. Multimedia: Inserting Sounds and Video: Inserting a Sound File: Inserting a Video File: Inserting a YouTube Video: Editing Media Clips: Editing an Audio Clip; Editing a Video Clip
  7. Setting up the Slide Show: Setting up a Custom Show; Creating a Hyperlink; dding an Action Button; Jumping to Another Presentation; Annotating a Presentation; Creating a Presenter-Independent Slide Show; Setting Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically
  8. Outlines and Slides: Exporting Notes and Handouts to Word; Exporting an Outline to Word; Saving a Presentation as an Outline: Saving a Slide as a Graphic
  9. Sharing and Securing a Presentation: Embedding the Fonts in a Presentation: Packaging a Presentation for CD: Sending a Presentation in PDF Format.


The above outlines are intended as a guide only, topics may not be covered in this order. Actual course content can be tailored to suit client's needs.

Please contact us for charges and further details on either bespoke or scheduled courses.