PowerPoint Advanced

Course Description

Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced Training

icon_powerpointFor users who frequently build PowerPoint presentations, this class shows the tips and tricks to build superior presentations. Wow your audience with interesting animations and engaging custom graphics.

Training Class Goal

Students existing this class will be able to build effective, interesting PowerPoint presentations that use the advanced features of the program.


Foundational PowerPoint skills and experience building presentations.

Topics Covered

  • Creating custom color schemes
  • Adding a background fill effect
  • Editing the slide master
  • Activating a placeholder
  • Formatting bullets & Titles
  • Using a template
  • Adding an Action Button to the Master

Custom Shapes and Text Animation

  • Animating text
  • Multiple text boxes
  • Re-shaping placeholders
  • Custom motion paths
  • Animating shapes
  • Image layering
  • Animating shape
  • Animation settings

Builds Vs. Animation

  • Image layering animation
  • Adding WordArt
  • Combining AutoShapes and WordArt
  • Animating shapes
  • Adding a chart as a picture
  • Creating builds
  • Adding an Excel chart

Video and Audio

  • Adding a video file
  • Microsoft animations
  • Adding and adjusting audio clips

Presentation Tools

  • Right-Click slide show menu
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Timing the presentation
  • Custom shows

Upcoming Classes

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