Microsoft PowerPoint Introduction - 1 Day Course - Brisbane

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Odyssey Training (RACQ Building)

Level 1, 60 Edward St

Brisbane, QLD 4000


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This course is ideal for

This course has been developed for people wanting to use PowerPoint to produce presentation materials for seminars, training sessions, presentations or workshops.

What you will learn

  • Create a PowerPoint presentation.

  • Add and modify text, shapes and pictures.

  • View the slide show and add transitions and basic animation effects to slides.

  • Print slides, notes and handouts.

Topics covered in this training course

Starting PowerPoint

  • The PowerPoint screen

  • Navigating the PowerPoint interface

  • The Ribbon

  • The Quick Access toolbar

Creating a Presentation

  • Adding text to a placeholder

  • Changing font size

  • Adding a slide

  • Paragraph Spacing

  • Changing slide layouts

  • Navigating a presentation

  • Saving a presentation

  • Inserting clip art

  • Sizing the picture

  • Moving the picture

  • Rotating the picture

  • Design themes

Using the Other Views

  • View buttons

  • Normal view

  • Using the zoom tools

  • Slide sorter view

  • Rearranging, duplicating and deleting slides

  • Notes page view

  • Adding notes

  • Viewing the slide show

Editing Text

  • Moving and sizing text placeholders

  • Formatting text

  • Adding extra text boxes

  • Bullets and Numbering

  • Customise Bullets and Indents

  • Spelling

Using Shapes

  • Adding a drawing shape

  • Changing the colour

  • Typing text into the shape

  • Shape effects

  • Shape styles

  • Object placement

  • Shape adjustment handles

  • Formatting techniques

  • Connecting lines

  • Grouping objects

Using Outline View

  • Demoting and promoting text

  • Adding text using outline view

  • Promoting and demoting text in outline view

  • Rearrange text in an outline

  • Add and delete text in outline view

Using Pictures

  • Inserting pictures from a file

  • Formatting pictures

  • Removing a background

  • Compressing pictures

  • Cropping pictures

Inserting a Photo Album

  • Creating a photo album

  • Add photo captions

  • Applying a theme to your album

Slide Shows

  • Viewing a slide show

  • Timing and transitions

  • Adding animation

  • the animation pane

  • Changing animation effects

  • Changing animation timing

  • Reorder animation sequence


  • Printing options

  • Controlling print colours

  • Printing notes pages

  • Printing handouts

  • Printing the outline

  • Create PDF

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Odyssey Training (RACQ Building)

Level 1, 60 Edward St

Brisbane, QLD 4000


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