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DATE: Tuesday, March 28th 

LOCATION: New Horizons 22-24 Strand Street Dublin 1

COST: €€100 per member €€125 non member  (Skillnets funding applied – Usual cost €295 per person)


This course is intended for those who have a foundational working knowledge of PowerPoint & who wish to take advantage of the applications higher-level usability, security, collaboration, and distribution functionality.

This course provides learners with tools that can help with delivering presentations in nearly any situation, saving time and effort.

On completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • customise the PowerPoint environment
  • customise a design template
  • add SmartArt graphics to a presentation
  • add special effects to a presentation
  • customize a slide show
  • collaborate on a presentation
  • secure and distribute a presentation


Course Outline    

1. Modify the PowerPoint Environment

  • Customise the User Interface
  • Set PowerPoint 2010 Options

2. Customise Design Templates

  • Modify Slide Masters and Slide Layouts
  • Add Headers and Footers
  • Modify the Notes Master and the Handout Master

3. Add SmartArt to a Presentation

  • Create SmartArt
  • Modify SmartArt

4. Work with Media and Animations

  • Add Audio to a Presentation
  • Add Video to a Presentation
  • Customise Animations and Transitions

5. Collaborate on a Presentation

  • Review a Presentation
  • Publish Slides to a Slide Library
  • Share a Presentation on the Web

6. Customise a Slide Show

  • Annotate a Presentation
  • Set Up a Slide Show
  • Create a Custom Slide Show
  • Add Hyperlinks and Action Buttons
  • Record a Presentation

7. Secure and Distribute a Presentation

  • Secure a Presentation
  • Broadcast a Slide Show
  • Create a Video or a CD

Training Provider:  New Horizons Ireland, Strand House, 24 Strand Street Great, Dublin 1   www.newhorizonsireland.ie