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Expert PowerPoint 2010 in Just a Day

This Intensive course is for anyone who has used PowerPoint to create basic slides and wishes to fully master the capabilities of PowerPoint, quickly create slideshows without the faff and control how slides appear. This course is for those who want to be able to quickly and easily create presentations that look well designed, fit the corporate branding and fully utilise animation, sound and video to good effect.

Course Dates:

16th Jan 2017 (spaces available)

27th Feb 2017 (spaces available)

10th Apr 2017 (spaces available)

22nd May 2017 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £495 (+VAT)

Public Sector: £495 (+VAT)

Charity: £345 (+VAT)

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

Course Requirements

Learners must have used PowerPoint before and be able to create a simple slide-show.

What You Will Learn

In particular you will be able to:

  • Understand the elements of a great presentation
  • Create well-designed slides that are simple and effective
  • Avoid the faff and quickly create new presentations that meet your design needs.
  • Create templates that make creation of your presentations easy
  • Create and adjust master slides to control the look of your presentation
  • Integrate slides from other presentations, either keeping the original formatting or applying your style
  • Understand where to find free or low-cost images and be able to manipulate them
  • Use animation to control how slides are displayed
  • Add hyperlinks to allow you, or somebody receiving the slides, to move easily to other slides.
  • Create an automated quiz, using PowerPoint slides
  • Insert and edit sound and video files into your presentation
  • Create a video using PowerPoint, based on a set of slides and a voiceover, which can then be distributed to others.
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Timetable

Session 1

Creating Great Presentations: Key Principles; Simplicity; Slide Design; Use of Story

Session 2

Slide Control: Creating Templates; Design Themes; Master Slides

Session 3

Integration: Combining slides from different sources

Session 4

Sourcing & Using Images: Free & paid sources; Image Manipulation

Session 5

Animation: Annotation; Hyperlinks; Charts; Creating a Quiz

Session 6

Sound & Video: Insert and edit audio & video. Record a video in PowerPoint.

Intensive Courses from Happy

Intensive courses have been created specifically for those who need to learn a great deal of content at a faster pace. Each one is focused on increasing your productivity, and building a substantial expertise in just a single day. These courses will be longer, faster and more intensive than a standard classroom course. If you can keep up, the rewards will definitely be worth the effort.


SMALL PRINT

The course runs 9:30am to 5:15pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9:15am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 20 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Your Course Trainers

Darren Andrews

Darren Andrews

Darren manages the IT helpline, as well as training almost every IT course on the Happy computers programme. He has been with Happy for nearly 9 years.

Nicky Stone

Nicky Stone

Nicky has been a senior facilitator for over 16 years. Her leadership purpose is to support people to reach their full potential, and this has driven her internally as part of Happy’s senior leadership team. It has enabled her, through her work every day with clients, to facilitate senior leadership programmes and personal development events. Nicky also has a proven track record at leading on large projects and inspiring others as a speaker at conferences.