Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced


Date(s) - 03/03/2020
All Day

Glasgow Training Centre


Audience: This course is aimed at experienced PowerPoint Users wishing to further their PowerPoint skills. Learn how to create slide masters and layouts to reduce the huge amount of time that some people have to spend formatting individual slides. Then add rich media to slides, animate the slide elements and create an interactive presentation incorporating action buttons, custom shows and hyperlinks.

Course Duration: 1 day

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Customise the PowerPoint environment
  • Customise a Design Template
  • Add Diagrams to a Presentation
  • Add Sound and Movies
  • Create Interactive presentations
  • Work with Advanced Animation
  • Customise a Slide Show Presentation
  • Collaborate on a Presentation

Module 1: Customising the PowerPoint Environment

  • Personalise the PowerPoint interface
  • Customise save options
  • Apply advanced customisation options

Module 2: Customising a Design Template

  • Create a slide master
  • Customise slide layouts
  • Create a custom theme
  • Customise bullets
  • Add common slide information
  • Modify the notes master
  • Modify the handout master
  • Use theme variations (new)

Module 3: Adding Diagrams to a Presentation

  • Create a diagram
  • Modify diagrams

Module 4: Sound and Movies

  • Inserting a sound clip to a slide
  • Play in background for consistent sound across slides (new)
  • Adding a movie clip to a slide

Module 5: Interactive presentations

  • Inserting hyperlinks
  • Using action buttons

Module 6: Advanced Animation

  • The animation task pane
  • Achieving advanced effects
  • Using the animation painter
  • Using new animation effects (new)
  • Using the advanced features of the animation task pane
  • Animate charts

Module 7: Customising a Slide Show Presentation

  • Set up a custom show
  • Annotate a presentation
  • Create a presenter-independent slide show
  • Set up a slide show to repeat automatically

Module 8: Collaborating on a Presentation

  • Publish slides to a slide library
  • Share a presentation
  • Working with comments in the presentation
  • Using the new PowerPoint presenter (new)
  • Sharing a presentation using Lync (new)
  • Using the comments and revision pane

Module 9: Finalising a Presentation

  • Review a presentation
  • Secure a presentation
  • Make your presentations portable for sharing
  • Saving a presentation as a web page


Bookings are now closed for this event.