PowerPoint 2010/2013/2016/2019, Beginner Regular PP-031

Course Overview

Creating a simple presentation from the design phase to the printing process using the different tools available


Microsoft PowerPoint beginner


Basic Concepts:

  • What is a slideshow application;
  • Starting Microsoft PowerPoint;
  • Exploring the PowerPoint interface;
  • New start-up options;
  • Customizing the Ribbon;
  • Customizing the Quick Access toolbar;
  • Importing/Exporting customizations;
  • Using the “Backstage”;
  • Understanding the PowerPoint characteristics;
  • Using the mouse;
  • Using the keyboard;
  • Using the PowerPoint help features.

Creating a Presentation:

  • Creating a new presentation;
  • Opening a presentation;
  • Saving a presentation;
  • Viewing multiple presentations;
  • Sending a presentation via e-mail;
  • Closing a presentation;
  • Closing PowerPoint.

Slide Management:

  • Managing slides;
  • Managing placeholders.

Editing Techniques:

  • Selecting text;
  • Moving or copying elements;
  • Undoing, redoing or repeating an action;
  • Using rulers and grids;
  • Using the Zoom features;
  • Using the Outline mode;
  • Importing an outline from Word.

Proofing Tools:

  • Setting the proofing language;
  • Proofing;
  • Using the AutoCorrect feature;
  • Searching and replacing text;
  • Using the thesaurus.Formatting.


  • Formatting characters;
  • Formatting paragraphs;
  • Using bulleted and numbered lists;
  • Quickly formatting text.

Standardizing a Presentation:

  • Using themes;
  • Modifying the background;
  • Working with masters;
  • Adding a header or footer to a presentation.

Graphic Objects:

  • Using predefined forms;
  • Working with objects;
  • Aligning and distributing objects evenly;
  • Working with pictures;
  • Using the new eyedropper tool to match colours;
  • Working with WordArt;
  • Using picture tools.


  • Creating a table;
  • Moving around in a table;
  • Selecting cells in a table;
  • Modifying the layout of a table;
  • Modifying the appearance of a table.

Broadcasting a Slideshow:

  • Parameters of a slideshow;
  • Creating breaks and animations;
  • Starting an on screen presentation;
  • Printing a slideshow;
  • Exporting a slideshow;
  • Saving pictures.
Duration : 2 Days
Regular Rate : 350.00 $
Preferential Rate : 297.50 $
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