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Microsoft PowerPoint courses

The following courses run between one and two times per month in the following locations: London, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Milton Keynes and Leeds.

We can also deliver these courses for you at your work address anywhere within the UK. 

 

Prices start from just £65 + VAT per person when a 1 day bespoke closed course is booked for up to six delegates attending.

 

 

    Course Duration           

Course Guide   

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Introduction

1 day

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Target Audience: This course is designed for end users who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify engaging presentations by using Microsoft PowerPoint 2016.

Prerequisites: Use a mouse; Type and use a keyboard; Navigate through Windows files and folders; Work with windows - minimise, maximise, open and close

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Identify the basic features and functions of PowerPoint 2016.
  • Develop a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Perform advanced text editing operations.
  • Add graphical elements to your presentation.
  • Modify objects in your presentation.
  • Add tables to your presentation.
  • Add charts to your presentation.
  • Prepare to deliver your presentation.
Module 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint
  • Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  • View and Navigate a Presentation
  • Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Use PowerPoint Help
Module 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Select a Presentation Type
  • Edit Text
  • Build a Presentation
Module 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing Operations
  • Format Characters
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Text Boxes
Module 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation
  • Insert Images
  • Insert Shapes
Module 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation
  • Topic A: Edit Objects
  • Topic B: Format Objects
  • Topic C: Group Objects
  • Topic D: Arrange Objects
  • Topic E: Animate Objects
Module 6: Adding Tables to Your Presentation
  • Topic A: Create a Table
  • Topic B: Format a Table
  • Topic C: Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications
Module 7: Adding Charts to Your Presentation
  • Topic A: Create a Chart
  • Topic B: Format a Chart
  • Topic C: Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel
Module 8: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation
  • Topic A: Review Your Presentation
  • Topic B: Apply Transitions
  • Topic C: Print Your Presentation
  • Topic D: Deliver Your Presentation

Course Guide   

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Advanced

1 day

BSG Training - delivering ICT Training Solutions for you

Target Audience: An existing Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 user, who is familiar with the basics of creating a presentation, and is able to convey information effectively in a simple way.

Prerequisites: Open a presentation; Save a presentation; Print a presentation; Add new slides; Run a slideshow; Rearrange the order of the slides; Apply basic text formatting and Check the spelling within a presentation.

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Modify the PowerPoint environment.
  • Customise design templates.
  • Add SmartArt and mathematical equations to a presentation.
  • Work with media and animations.
  • Collaborate on a presentation.
  • Customise a slide show.
  • Secure and distribute a presentation.
Module 1: Modifying the PowerPoint Environment
  • Customise the User Interface
  • Set PowerPoint 2016 Options
Module 2: Customising Design Templates
  • Modify Slide Masters and Slide Layouts
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Modify the Notes Master and the Handout Master
Lesson 3: Adding SmartArt and Mathematical Equations to a Presentation
  • Create SmartArt
  • Modify SmartArt
  • Write Mathematical Equations
Lesson 4: Working with Media and Animations
  • Add Audio to a Presentation
  • Add Video to a Presentation
  • Customise Animations and Transitions
Lesson 5: Collaborating on a Presentation
  • Review a Presentation
  • Store and Share Presentations on the Web
Lesson 6: Customising a Slide Show
  • Annotate a Presentation
  • Set Up a Slide Show
  • Create a Custom Slide Show
  • Add Hyperlinks and Action Buttons
  • Record a Presentation
Lesson 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation
  • Secure a Presentation
  • Create a Video or a CD

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Course Guide   

Microsoft Powerpoint 2013 Introduction

1 day

BSG Training - delivering ICT Training Solutions for you

Target Audience: This course is designed for end users who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify engaging presentations by using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013.

Prerequisites: Use a mouse; Type and use a keyboard; Navigate through Windows files and folders; Work with windows - minimise, maximise, open and close

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Identify the components of the PowerPoint 2013 interface
  • Create a presentation
  • Format text on slides
  • Add graphical objects to a presentation
  • Modify graphical objects in a presentation
  • Work with tables in a presentation
  • Add charts to a presentation
  • Prepare to deliver a presentation
Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint
  • Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  • Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Use Help
Lesson 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Select a Presentation Type
  • View and Navigate a Presentation
  • Build a Presentation
Lesson 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing
  • Format Characters
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Text Boxes
Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation
  • Insert Clip Art and Images
  • Insert Shapes
Lesson 5: Modifying Objects in Your Presentation
  • Edit Objects
  • Format Objects
  • Group Objects
  • Arrange Objects
  • Animate Objects
Lesson 6: Adding Tables to Your Presentation
  • Create a Table
  • Format a Table
  • Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications
Lesson 7: Adding Charts to Your Presentation
  • Create a Chart
  • Format a Chart
  • Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel
Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver Your Presentation
  • Review Your Presentation
  • Apply Transitions
  • Print Your Presentation
  • Deliver Your Presentation

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Course Guide   

Microsoft Powerpoint 2013 Advanced

1 day

BSG Training - delivering ICT Training Solutions for you

Target Audience: This course is designed for delegates who want to gain the skills necessary to work with design templates, various types of diagrams, special effects, custom slide shows, collaboration functionality, and advanced presentation delivery.

Prerequisites: Open a presentation. Save a presentation. Print a presentation. Add new slides. Run a slideshow. Rearrange the order of the slides. Apply basic text formatting. Check the spelling within a presentation

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Modify the PowerPoint environment.
  • Customise design templates.
  • Add SmartArt and mathematical equations to a presentation.
  • Work with media and animations.
  • Collaborate on a presentation.
  • Customise a slide show.
  • Secure and distribute a presentation.
Module 1 Modifying the PowerPoint Environment
  • Customise the User Interface
  • Set PowerPoint 2013 Options
Module 2 Customising Design Templates
  • Modify Slide Masters and Slide Layouts
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Modify the Notes Master and the Handout Master
Module 3 Adding SmartArt to a Presentation
  • Create SmartArt
  • Modify SmartArt
Module 4 Working with Media and Animations
  • Add Audio to a Presentation
  • Add Video to a Presentation
  • Customise Animations and Transitions
Module 5 Collaborating on a Presentation
  • Review a Presentation
  • Store and Share Presentations on the Web
Module 6 Customising a Slide Show
  • Annotate a Presentation
  • Set Up a Slide Show
  • Create a Custom Slide Show
  • Add Hyperlinks and Action Buttons
  • Record a Presentation
Module 7 Securing and Distributing a Presentation
  • Secure a Presentation
  • Create a Video or a CD

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Course Guide   

Microsoft Powerpoint 2010 Introduction

1 day

BSG Training - delivering ICT Training Solutions for you

Target Audience: This course is designed for delegates who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations by using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010.

Prerequisites: Use a mouse; Type and use a keyboard; Navigate through Windows files and folders; Work with windows - minimise, maximise, open and close

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Identify the components of the PowerPoint 2010 interface
  • Create a presentation
  • Format text on slides
  • Add graphical objects to a presentation
  • Modify graphical objects in a presentation
  • Work with tables in a presentation
  • Add charts to a presentation
  • Prepare to deliver a presentation
Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint
  • Identify the Elements of the User Interface
  • View Presentations
  • Save a Presentation
  • Use Microsoft PowerPoint Help
Lesson 2: Creating a Basic Presentation
  • Select a Presentation Type
  • Enter Text
  • Edit Text
  • Format Text Placeholders
  • Add Slides to a Presentation
  • Arrange Slides
  • Work with Themes
Lesson 3: Formatting Text on Slides
  • Apply Character Formats
  • Format Paragraphs
Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Objects to a Presentation
  • Insert Images into a Presentation
  • Add Shapes
  • Add Visual Styles to the Text in a Presentation
Lesson 5: Modifying Graphical Objects in Presentations
  • Edit Graphical Objects
  • Format Graphical Objects
  • Group Graphical Objects on a Slide
  • Arrange Graphical Objects on a Slide
  • Apply Animation Effects
Lesson 6: Working with Tables
  • Insert a Table
  • Format Tables
  • Import Tables from Other Microsoft Office Applications
Lesson 7: Working with Charts
  • Insert Charts
  • Modify a Chart
  • Import Charts from Other Microsoft Office Applications
Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver a Presentation
  • Review the Content in a Presentation
  • Divide a Presentation into Sections
  • Add Transitions
  • Add Speaker Notes
  • Print a Presentation
  • Deliver a Presentation

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Course Guide   

Microsoft Powerpoint 2010 Advanced

1 day

BSG Training - delivering ICT Training Solutions for you

Target Audience: This course is designed for delegates who want to gain the skills necessary to work with design templates, various types of diagrams, special effects, custom slide shows, collaboration functionality, and advanced presentation delivery. This course also assists in the preparation for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010.

Prerequisites: Open a presentation. Save a presentation. Print a presentation. Add new slides. Run a slideshow. Rearrange the order of the slides. Apply basic text formatting. Check the spelling within a presentation

In 1 Day Delegates will learn to:
  • Customise the PowerPoint environment
  • Customise a design template
  • Add SmartArt graphics to your presentation
  • Add special effects to a presentation
  • Use various options to customise slide shows
  • Use PowerPoint to publish slides to a slide library
  • Secure and distribute presentations
Lesson 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment
  • Customize the PowerPoint Interface
  • Set Options for Working with PowerPoint
Lesson 2: Customizing a Design Template
  • Set Up a Slide Master
  • Create Custom Slide Layouts
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Modify the Notes Master
  • Modify the Handout Master
Lesson 3: Adding SmartArt Graphics to a Presentation
  • Insert SmartArt Graphics
  • Modify SmartArt Graphics
Lesson 4: Adding Special Effects to Presentations
  • Add Multimedia Elements
  • Customize Slide Component Animations
Lesson 5: Customizing a Slide Show
  • Set Up a Custom Slide Show
  • Annotate a Presentation
  • Create a Presenter-Independent Slide Show
  • Set Up a Slide Show to Repeat Automatically
Lesson 6: Collaborating on a Presentation
  • Review a Presentation
  • Publish Slides to a Slide Library
  • Restrict Access to a Shared Presentation
Lesson 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation
  • Convert a Presentation into a Video
  • Package a Presentation
  • Publish a Presentation to Other File Formats
  • Secure a Presentation

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