Microsoft PowerPoint Basic (2024)


R1,500.00R2,173.63 (Excl. VAT)


PowerPoint Basic training is designed for beginners and serves as a fundamental step in acquiring the ability to create professional and impactful presentations for personal, academic, or professional use. It focuses on core concepts like slide creation, text formatting, image insertion, and basic animation, enabling participants to convey information in a clear and engaging manner.

What you will learn in this course

Lesson 1: Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint

  • What Is Microsoft PowerPoint?
  • Launching PowerPoint
  • Understanding the PowerPoint Interface
  • Creating a New Presentation


Lesson 2: Working with Slides

  • Adding and Deleting Slides
  • Slide Layouts and Design
  • Slide Themes and Variants
  • Rearranging and Copying Slides


Lesson 3: Adding and Formatting Text

  • Typing and Editing Text
  • Text Formatting (Font, Size, Colour)
  • Bulleted and Numbered Lists
  • Spell Check and Proofreading


Lesson 4: Adding Images and Graphics

  • Inserting Pictures and Clip Art
  • Image Formatting and Cropping
  • Adding Shapes and Icons
  • Working with SmartArt


Lesson 5: Slide Transitions and Animation

  • Applying Slide Transitions
  • Animation Basics
  • Custom Animation
  • Timing and Sequencing


Lesson 6: Slide Master and Templates

  • Using Slide Master
  • Creating Custom Slide Layouts
  • Designing Presentation Templates
  • Theme Customization


Lesson 7: Adding Multimedia and Links

  • Embedding Videos and Audio
  • Hyperlinks and Action Buttons
  • Interactive Elements
  • Speaker Notes and Presenter View


Lesson 8: Slide Show Delivery and Tools

  • Starting a Slide Show
  • Presenter View
  • Slide Show Options
  • Annotations and Markups


Lesson 9: Printing and Exporting

  • Printing Slides, Handouts, and Notes
  • Exporting to PDF or Video
  • Sharing and Collaboration
  • File Management and Compatibility


Lesson 10: Tips and Tricks

  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Customizing PowerPoint Options
  • Troubleshooting Common Issues
  • Presentation Tips for Success


Who should attend?


This course provides a comprehensive introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint, covering the essential skills and tools needed for creating and delivering effective presentations. Participants will gain foundational knowledge required for both personal and professional slide creation and presentation tasks.



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