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PowerPoint Classes

Introduction to PowerPoint

(Prerequisite: Experience with Windows.) Learn to use PowerPoint to create effective presentations, from start to finish. Master the skills necessary to plan and develop presentations, including starting a presentation, editing text, reorganizing slides, adding multiple-level bulleted entries, and setting up a slide show. Learn how to use slide masters to make slide templates that are consistent in appearance. Additional topics include using drawing tools, clip art, and photos to add impact to your presentation.
Fee: $199

PowerPoint 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8252 Wed., Oct. 11West CountyNancy Haupt
E8242 Thurs., Dec. 7West CountyNancy Haupt

Intermediate Applications of PowerPoint

(Prerequisite: Introduction to PowerPoint or equivalent experience.) Learn more advanced features of PowerPoint, including charts, templates, and presentation techniques. Learn to create effective charts and graphs by keying in your data or by importing charts from other programs using PowerPoint's built-in datasheet capability. Learn to create hierarchical structures, like organizational charts. Discover how to alter the design templates' color schemes and create custom templates. Other topics include creating tables and linking between different Microsoft Office programs.
Fee: $199

PowerPoint 2010  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
G8036 Fri., Sept. 22West CountyMark Ratliff
PowerPoint 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8253 Tues., Oct. 17West CountyNancy Haupt
E8243 Fri., Dec. 8West CountyNancy Haupt

Advanced Applications of PowerPoint

(Prerequisite: Intermediate Applications of PowerPoint or equivalent experience.) Learn to create hyperlinks that connect one slide to another, to a Web page, or to another file. Investigate how to insert movies and sounds into your presentations and create action buttons to play these sounds and movies. Use the ruler and guides to position elements, such as graphics and buttons, precisely on a slide. Additional topics include inserting comments to proof the presentation, learning how to run presentations on computers that don't have PowerPoint installed, and creating custom shows.
Fee: $199

PowerPoint 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E8254 Tues., Oct. 24West CountyNancy Haupt
E8244 Wed., Dec. 20West CountyNancy Haupt

If you would like to register for a course, call (314) 984-9000 or register online.

Other Microsoft Office classes are available including Excel, Access, Access VBA, Word, Outlook, and OneNote.

If you are moving to Office 2013, check out our Transitioning to Office 2013 class to learn more about the new features and changes from prior versions of Office.