Microsoft PowerPoint Introduction Training Course

Course length – 1 day


There are no pre-requisites for this course apart from general computer knowledge.


  • Understand the PowerPoint screen
  • Work with backstage view
  • Create and print presentations
  • Add and change text
  • Add pictures and objects
  • Use AutoShaps
  • Move through the different PowerPoint views
  • View a slide show
  • Use help


Introducing PowerPoint
  • The PowerPoint screen
  • Backstage view
  • The ribbon, toolbar and status bar
  • Working with the different PowerPoint views
  • Help
Creating a Presentation
  • Starting a new presentation
  • Using the PowerPoint templates
  • Saving, opening and closing a presentation
  • Applying PowerPoint Themes
  • Inserting different slide layout
  • Adding/deleting slides
  • Change an existing slide layout
  • Spell Check & AutoCorrect
Working with Text
  • Entering, changing and formatting text
  • Using the font dialogue box
  • Adding bullet and number lists
  • Move/copy Text
  • Find & replace
Adding Pictures & Objects
  • Add pictures from your computer or online
  • Use AutoShapes
  • Add text to shapes and objects
  • Resize pictures and objects
  • Using the drawing tools
  • Move/copy a picture/object
  • Slides
  • Printing options
  • Slide setup
Viewing a Slide Show
  • Navigate through a show
  • Use the Slide Show view

Click here to view the PowerPoint Intermediate outline or PowerPoint Advanced outline

Topics not what you require? Mix and match the topics with Intermediate and/or Advanced. For more information or to book a course contact us.