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PowerPoint Classes

Introduction to PowerPoint

(Prerequisite: Introduction to Windows or equivalent experience.) 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 your slides to make a more logical presentation, 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 WordArt to create attractive art and logos that add impact to your presentation.
Fee: $199

PowerPoint 2010  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
G7755 Thurs., Apr. 20West CountyDick Koerper
PowerPoint 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
G7703 Wed., Mar. 15West CountyDick Koerper
G7861 Thurs., May 25West CountyDick Koerper

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
G7756 Thurs., Apr. 27West CountyDick Koerper
PowerPoint 2013  [Course Outline]
One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
G7704 Wed., Mar. 22West CountyDick Koerper
G7862 Tues., May 30West CountyDick Koerper

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
G7705 Wed., Mar. 29West CountyDick Koerper
G7863 Thurs., June 8West CountyDick Koerper

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.