Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced Training Course

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

We are happy to arrange for a trainer to contact you to help tailor you course.

Course Duration: 1 day.

Course Availability: Monday – Saturday

Course Types: Group bookings, public courses, 1-2-1 sessions, bespoke tailored courses and office migrations.

Course Location: This Microsoft PowerPoint advanced training course can be delivered either at our London training venue or at your offices. 

Tailored Course Content: Course content can be customised to meet your specific requirements, with scheduled dates to suit you.


At Course Completion

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
  • Finalise a presentation

Course Outline

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

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
  • 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
  • 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 (new)
  • Working with conflicts (new)
  • Version history when used with OneDrive or SharePoint (new)
  • Working with comments in the presentation
  • Using the PowerPoint presenter view
  • Sharing a presentation using Lync
  • 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
, Microsoft Powerpoint Advanced Training Course
, Microsoft Powerpoint Advanced Training Course