Overview

In this instructor-led, online training course, students will learn how to use the vast array of features and functionality contained within PowerPoint 2016, they will gain the ability to organize their content, enhance it with high-impact visuals, and deliver it with a punch.

Course Instructor: Ashley Hunt

Course Outline

  • Accessing recent files fast
  • Embedding fonts
  • Customizing the interface
  • Creating abbreviations with AutoCorrect
  • Adjusting paragraph spacing
  • Saving and sharing presentations
  • Adding speaker notes and comments
  • Running a slideshow
  • Reusing and sharing PowerPoint presentations
  • Changing templates and themes
  • PowerPoint Designer
  • Building an outline
  • Using an outline to create your initial slides
  • Formatting text
  • Working with photos
  • Using the Photo Browser
  • Adjusting images in PowerPoint
  • Cropping and masking
  • Transparency
  • Prepping images and video for PowerPoint
  • Incorporating video, audio, and animation
  • Animation
  • Choosing a style of animation
  • Animating objects
  • Animating your slideshow
  • Coordinating transitions
  • Using transitions between slides
  • Morph Transition
  • Creating 3D images
  • Creating custom shapes and animations
  • Inserting online video and screenshots
  • Playing a video
  • Adding sound
  • Screen recording
  • Setting custom timing
  • Add a voiceover
  • Consolidating, testing, and rehearsing your presentation
  • Using Excel themes
  • Formatting tables
  • Highlighting data with conditional formatting
  • Creating pie, column, and combination charts
  • Six new chart types
  • Creating PivotTables
  • Pasting and linking charts and tables
  • Creating SmartArt diagrams
  • Animating charts, tables, and SmartArt
  • Finalizing your presentation

Skills Learned

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • Customize the interface
  • Save and share presentations
  • Run a slideshow
  • Build an outline
  • Format text
  • Work with photos
  • Incorporate video, audio, and animation
  • Create 3D images
  • Format tables
  • Utilize SmartArt