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PowerPoint Classes

Virtual Classes: Our PowerPoint classes are now available online with an instructor present for the entire course. You will see the instructor's screen throughout the class and you can share your screen if you need individual help from the instructor. You will have time to practice, ask questions, and receive hands-on training. If you don't have PowerPoint installed on your machine, you can remote into one of our computers.

In-person classes are also available at our West County facility with limited enrollments to promote social distancing. When you register, choose your class section based on how you want to attend the class: virtual or in-person.

  • Select Live Online" if you want to attend virtually from your workplace or home.
  • Choose "West County In-Person" if you want to attend a class at our West County location.

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. [Course Outline]
Fee: $199

One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E2477 Thurs., June 2Virtual/WCDawn Robinson

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 PowerPoints 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. [Course Outline]
Fee: $199

One-Day Class Meets 8:30am-4:00pm (6.5 hours)
Code Date Location Instructor
E2478 Thurs., June 9Virtual/WCDawn Robinson

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

We have a class available in OneDrive if you are using Office 365.

Other Microsoft Office classes are available including Excel, Access, Word, Outlook, and Outlook Time Management.

For more information, please email info@cetc.umsl.edu.