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PowerPoint: Foundation

Course Objective:

This course will show learners how to design and produce presentations that look professional and enhance a presentation's delivery by fully engaging the audience with simple, effective images.

Overview of Course:

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Getting Started:To begin, participants will learn the basics of PowerPoint: how to open and close it, how to use the interface, how to create a basic presentation, how to save and open presentations, and how to get help.
  • The New Interface: Next, participants will closely examine the new interface, including the Quick Access Toolbar and each of the default tabs.
  • Editing Slides: Participants will learn how to use placeholders, format slides (including changing the background color, adding headers and footers, and adding slide numbers), and manage slides using the various view. Additionally users will learn how to format text, add bullets and numbers, and align text.
  • Printing and Viewing a Presentation: Participants will learn how to check their presentation for spelling and grammar errors, use research tools, and use Print Preview.


Learners should be familiar with using personal computers and you should have used the mouse and keyboard. Users should be comfortable in the Windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on the computer. Additionally, learners should be able to launch and close programs; navigate to information stored on the computer; and manage files and folders.

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Price & Other Information

  • Course Price $150
  • Duration 6 Hours
  • Class Type Public, Group, Individual
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