Bring your ideas to life and leave a lasting impression with Microsoft PowerPoint. Master the tools and techniques that turn humdrum slides into dynamic presentations that will captivate your audience. With hands-on practice and real-world examples, learn design principles and multimedia elements such as images, videos, and charts that elevate you to the next level.

Acquire critical know-how to deliver your presentations with confidence and ease. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned user, you'll find new ways to work smarter, not harder. You'll leave class with in-demand skills and the ability to create professional, visually appealing presentations that will engage your audience and help you stand out.

CEUs/ILUs: 1.6
Length (in hours): 16
Price in USD $195.00
Price in CAD $265.00


Unit 1

PowerPoint Overview

  • Why businesses use PowerPoint for presentations
  • Launch PowerPoint and create your first PowerPoint presentation 
  • Discover how to protect and save your slides.
  • Set your document’s Properties and Attributes including Subject, Title, and Author

Unit 2

PowerPoint Document Creation

  • Explore the different parts of the PowerPoint slide navigation  
  • Understand slides and templates, and their makeup
  • Learn how to populate, format, and present slides 
  • Create multiple slides and templates
  • Learn how to insert comments and professionally edit

Unit 3

Advanced Features and Functionality

  • Create and manage slides
  • Learn to organize slides into sections 
  • Create “live” connections between slides and Excel worksheets
  • Create effective and informative slides with tables and charts

Unit 4

PowerPoint Management and Sharing

  • Create meaningful file names and understand filing systems to manage PowerPoint documents
  • Organize your documents on your hard drive and learn how to copy and move documents
  • Manage track changes when co-authoring documents
  • Printing and PDF file creation including print settings

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Next start date

Aug 5 – 30