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At The Knowledge Academy, our classroom-based training courses allow delegates to study and learn in a friendly, engaging,
and interactive environment. We ensure the very best level of teaching, with first-rate instructors, resources,
and state-of-the-art facilities. We provide courses of varying durations and can arrange weekend and residential
courses in order to suit your requirements.
Furthermore, our classroom courses are carried out in thousands of locations worldwide, making training easily accessible wherever you are. Our courses typically begin at 9.00 am and continue until 5.00 pm each day, with breaks and refreshments provided. , As our most popular form of training available, we pride ourselves in continuously delivering an outstanding learning experience for our delegates in the classroom.
Our online-based training courses aim to provide you with a complete training experience. Due to their
flexibility, these courses are greatly suited to busy working professionals, or any individual who would prefer the
convenience of an online training course.
Our Computer-Based Training (CBT) courses remove the time and cost associated with travelling to course locations. You can complete your chosen course in any location, and work at your own pace, as the learning portal can be accessed 24/7. All of our online training courses have technical and administrative support and mobile access. Furthermore, each course has been carefully designed to incorporate informative, instructive, and engaging content. In this way, online learning can guarantee a valuable and enjoyable training solution.
Our In-House training option allows you to select any of our courses and receive training at a venue of your choice,
by any method of your choice.
In-House courses deliver training to multiple employees at once, thus reducing travel expenses and providing you with the ultimate convenience and value for money. In addition, this option allows you to receive a training course that has been specifically tailored to meet your business needs, ensuring first-class quality, applicability, and value.
By choosing to bring bespoke training to the office, you can improve business performance, and make your organisation more streamlined, resourceful, and profitable. With over 25 years’ of experience, we are the market-leaders of In-House training.
Our Virtual training courses provide you with the option to learn using a specialised simulated virtual environment.
In this environment, our expert training instructors will be able to convey information and provide you with the
all the knowledge you require to earn your qualification with The Knowledge Academy. As the largest global
training provider, this method of training allows us to extend our training scope to those who may not
be able to attend a classroom course itself, but would like to receive direct training and support from an instructor.
Using this training delivery method, you would benefit from the convenience of remote access and the elimination of the time and cost associated with travelling to a training venue.
During this one-day course, numerous topics will be taught, meaning that trainees will be given the chance to thoroughly explore a range of elements of the Microsoft PowerPoint program and have the opportunity to make the most of this training experience. The topics covered are described below:
Working with Presentations
Opening Multiple Presentations
Switching Between Open Presentations
Understanding Presentation Views
Changing Presentation Views
Navigating a Presentation
Your First Presentation
Creating Presentations in PowerPoint
Creating a Presentation
Applying Theme Variants
Typing Text into a Slide
Inserting New Slides
Typing Text Using the Outline Pane
Applying Slide Transitions
Previewing a Slide Show
Working with Text
Understanding Font Formatting
Applying Font Formatting
Applying Paragraph Formatting
Changing Bullet and Numbering Styles
Moving and Resizing Placeholders
Applying WordArt to Text
Converting Text to SmartArt
Understanding Slide Layouts
Inserting a Title Slide
Inserting a Title and Content Slide
Inserting a Section Header Slide
Inserting a Table
Inserting a Picture with Caption Slide
Inserting a Chart
Changing the Slide Layout
Understanding Clip Art and Pictures
Inserting a Picture from File
Inserting an Online Picture
Resizing an Image
Positioning an Image
Inserting a Screenshot
Inserting a Screen Clip/Shot
Creating a Photo Album
Inserting a SmartArt Graphic
Inserting Text into SmartArt
Adding Shapes Below
Adding Shapes Above
Adding Shapes Before and After
Adding an Assistant
Promoting and Demoting Shapes
Switching SmartArt Right to Left
Changing the SmartArt Layout
Applying a Colour Scheme
Applying a SmartArt Style
Deleting SmartArt Shapes
Presenting Polished Presentations
Presentation Methods and Hardware
Exporting a Blocked Senders List
Deleting Junk Email
Animations and Transitions
Applying Multiple Effects
Applying Motion Paths
The Animation Pane
Setting the Timing
Animating SmartArt Graphics
Using Slide Transitions
Media and Action Buttons
Understanding Media in PowerPoint
Inserting an Online Video
Inserting an Online Audio Clip
Formatting Media Clips
Editing Audio Clips
Optimising and Compressing Media
Understanding Action Buttons
Inserting Action Buttons
Viewing the Slide Master
Changing the Master Font
Inserting an Image
Applying Slide Transitions to the Slide Master
Inserting Slide Numbers
Creating Custom Slide Layouts
Modifying Slide Layouts
Planning a Presentation
Make It Readable
The Four Pillars of Great Design
Perfect Presentation Layouts
Our Microsoft PowerPoint course provides new and existing users with the essential understanding and skills to be able to master the basic features of this popular presentation program. Upon completion of this one-day course, candidates will be able to create engaging and unique presentations, using skills such as:
Creating, saving, and printing presentation
Creating slides and modifying slide set-up
Work with and format text
Use various editing views
Insert and work with clip art and pictures
The tips and tricks sections have been specially designed to demonstrate to delegates the hidden shortcuts through PowerPoint, which will greatly improve productivity and efficiency. Some useful tricks that delegates can acquire from this course include:
How to recover unsaved presentations
How to create a custom background
How to alter transition duration
This course is ideal for those who wish to learn more about the basics of using Microsoft PowerPoint.
There are no official prerequisites, and so individuals with little to no experience of Microsoft PowerPoint are welcome to attend. However, it would be useful for delegates to already have basic skills e.g. experience of using the Microsoft Windows Operating System.
It is not required for candidates to take an examination.
This training course includes the following:
The Knowledge Academy's Microsoft PowerPoint Masterclass Manual
A Masterclass Completion Certificate
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