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PowerPoint 2016 Introduction – 1 Day – $245

  • August 22, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • September 5, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • October 3, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:30 pm
    - Datetime Description (optional)

This Introduction to PowerPoint 2016 training class benefits those who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2016.

Gone are the days of flip charts or drawing on a white board to illustrate your point. Today’s audiences are tech savvy, accustomed to high-impact multimedia content, and stretched for time. By learning how to use the vast array of features and functionality contained within PowerPoint 2016, you will gain the ability to organize your content, enhance it with high-impact visuals, and deliver it with a punch. In this course, you will use PowerPoint 2016 to begin creating engaging, dynamic multimedia presentations.

Target Student: This course is designed for students who wish to gain a foundational understanding of Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 that is necessary to create and develop engaging multimedia presentations.

Prerequisites: You should be familiar with using a personal computer, mouse and keyboard and comfortable in the Windows environment. The ability to launch and close programs, navigate to information stored on the computer and manage files and folders.

Course Length: 1 day

Course Objectives:

Upon completing this course, you will be able to create and deliver engaging multimedia presentations that convey the key points of your message through the use of text, graphics, and animations.

You will:

  • 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.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

  • Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  • View and Navigate a Presentation
  • Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Use PowerPoint Help

Lesson 2: Developing a PowerPoint Presentation

  • Select a Presentation Type
  • Edit Text
  • Build a Presentation

Lesson 3: Performing Advanced Text Editing Operations

  • Format Characters
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Text Boxes

Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Elements to Your Presentation

  • Insert 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