Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate

Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate

1 Day

This course is designed to provide attendees with a further understanding of managing PowerPoint presentations. This course will benefit anyone wishing to enhance their basic presentations for interactive shows, electronic and paper distribution as well as manage presentation branding.


On completion of this course, attendees will be able to create templates, colour schemes and master slides to ensure consistency for company branding. Users will be able to finish presentations with sophisticated animation and transition effects as well as package slide shows for distribution.


Attendees should have attended the PowerPoint Foundation course or have equivalent knowledge.


Courses are delivered in 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016.

What will I learn?
Presentation Design Tips
Templates and Masters
  • - Create and modify templates
  • - Work with slide masters
  • - Modify backgrounds and colour schemes
  • - Insert and set master level guides
Create Further Slide Layouts
  • - Create and modify graphs i.e. column, pie
  • - Create and modify a table slide
  • - Create and modify a Smart Art Diagram
Interactive Slide Shows
  • - Create action buttons
  • - Insert hyperlinks
Transitions and Animation
  • - Add slide transitions
  • - Use and change pre-set animation
  • - Use custom animations
Multimedia Automation
  • - Add videos/movies
  • - Add animated pictures
  • - Add sounds
  • - Play Music
Work with Drawing Objects
  • - Draw and modify lines/shapes/text boxes
  • - Align objects
  • - Rotate & flip objects
  • - Group & ungroup objects
  • - Use the Formatting Panel to modify Objects
Set Up a Slide Show
  • - Create agenda and summary slides
  • - Slide set up options
  • - Rehearse timings
  • - Create self-running presentations
  • - Display presenter view on one PC
  • - Create custom shows
  • - Present PowerPoint presentation online
Import and Export
  • - Import and export between Word and PowerPoint
  • - Import and export between Excel and PowerPoint
  • - Inserting slides from other presentations
  • - Create video of the PowerPoint Presentation
  • - Create PDF document of the PowerPoint Presentation
  • - Package to a CD/DVD/USB Memory Stick
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Dates Venue Price  
7 June 2018 St Albans £245 + VAT Book
25 September 2018 St Albans £245 + VAT Book
4 December 2018 St Albans £245 + VAT Book

We offer with all our public scheduled courses:

  • Free pre-course skills assessment
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Course reference guide
  • Attendance certificate
  • Lifetime post training support
  • Small groups of up to 8 people

Courses start at 9:30am and finish at 4:30pm

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