Pitch Perfect with PowerPoint

  • Do you struggle with creating professional-looking presentations?

  • Are you unsure how to add multimedia elements to your slides?

  • Do you find it difficult to navigate PowerPoint’s user interface?

  • Are you unsure how to collaborate with others on a PowerPoint presentation?

  • Do you struggle with formatting your presentation to make it look presentable?

  • Are you unsure how to use PowerPoint’s advanced features, such as animations and transitions?

  • Do you find it difficult to share your presentation with others or export it to different file formats?

  • Do you struggle with presenting your slide show with confidence?
  • Are you looking for tips and tricks to use PowerPoint more efficiently?

If so, then the Microsoft Office PowerPoint – Foundation course will help you.




This course is aimed at users looking to learn introductory PowerPoint formatting and presentation creation skills, with no prior PowerPoint experience assumed. The focus is on fundamental PowerPoint knowledge and productivity skills for end users

Format ​

  • 1 day, instructor-led web-based virtual classroom sessions

What’s Included

  • Comprehensive Learning Guide
  • Subscription to our monthly LearningLink e-newsletter

Learn to create, format, and present professional slideshows

Receive practical hands-on skills instruction to help you to use PowerPoint to create, save, and present a basic presentation; cover the basics of formatting; and discuss how to add multimedia to a presentation.

This course will help you:

  • Create slideshow presentations from scratch
  • Add and format text, images, charts, and other visuals
  • Select professional themes and layouts
  • Animate slides and add transition effects
  • Save, export, and securely deliver presentations.
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What you will learn

Basic Skills

Learn to navigate the PowerPoint interface, create and format presentations, and add multimedia elements.

Advanced Techniques

Discover how to use tables, charts, animations, and transitions to enhance your presentations.

Collaboration and Sharing

Master the art of collaborating with others, sharing presentations, and utilizing version history and export options.

Efficiency and Professionalism

Acquire tips and tricks for efficient use of PowerPoint, including shortcuts, templates, and customization for professional-looking presentations.

Detailed Synopsis

In this course, you will learn fundamental Microsoft PowerPoint skills and be comfortable in creating a new presentation, making your presentation look professional and presentable, and saving and presenting your slide show.

Getting Started with PowerPoint

  • Navigate the PowerPoint Environment
  • Create and Save a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Use Help
  • Select a Presentation Type
  • Templates

Build a Presentation

  • Insert a Slide Layout
  • Insert Slides from an Outline
  • Reuse Slides from a Presentation
  • Reuse Slides from a Slide Library
  • Lay Out a Presentation
  • Themes
  • Background Styles
  • Edit Text
  • View and Navigate a Presentation
  • Format Characters
  • Format Paragraphs
  • Format Text Boxes

Work with Images

  • Insert Images
  • The Screenshot Tool
  • The Screen Recording Tool
  • Convert Pictures to SmartArt

Work with Shapes and Objects

  • Insert Shapes
  • Insert WordArt
  • Edit Objects
  • Format Objects
  • Group Objects
  • Arrange Objects
  • Animate Objects

Work with Tables

  • Create a Table
  • Format a Table
  • Insert a Table from Other Microsoft Office Applications

Work with Charts

  • Create a Chart
  • Format a Chart
  • Manipulate a Chart
  • Insert a Chart from Microsoft Excel

Review and Manage Your Presentation

  • Apply Transitions
  • Customize Transition Timing
  • Add a Sound
  • Preview Transitions
  • Print Your Presentation
  • Handouts
  • Outlines
  • Notes Pages

Deliver Your Presentation

  • Presentation Options
  • PowerPoint Presentation File Formats

This technical training course is made available to you through our strategic partnership with “Professional Training Solutions Limited”. Thanks to this partnership we can deliver top-notch technical training for both beginners and experts.

Our technical training programs are tailored to help you keep up with the dynamic business environment through state-of-the-art training and continuous support. With our training, you can rest assured that your business is current and efficient.

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