Enhanced PowerPoint Skills

Start date: 24 September 2019

Duration: 1 Day (9am-4.30pm)

Location: The Mill Enterprise, New Road Link, Greenhills,, Drogheda, Co Louth

Certificate: N/A

Cost: Non-Member €150 / Member €120 Fee inc tea/coffee & light lunch

Course code: N/A

Programme overview

This course is suitable for anyone who would like to be able to produce and run professional looking slide shows in an efficient and time effective manner. No previous experience of MS PowerPoint is required; however, it is important that those attending have a good working knowledge of other Microsoft applications e.g. MS Word or Excel.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course each learner will be able to:

  • Navigate the PowerPoint toolbar/ribbon
  • Understand when to use different slides
  • Insert and resize text, charts and graphics
  • Use sound and video to enhance the presentation
  • Create powerful presentations using PowerPoint
  • Confidently run a PowerPoint slide show while delivering presentations
  • Identify key areas they need to work on to improve their presentations

Who is the course for

This course is ideal for anyone who uses PowerPoint to make presentations as part of their role, whether it be for internal meetings or training, sales pitches or events.


Module 1: An Introduction

  • Exploring the PowerPoint environment
  • Working in different presentation views
  • Opening, Closing, Printing and Saving presentations
  • Various slide layouts
  • Using Help features

Module 2: Creating your Presentation

  • PowerPoint Templates
  • Using Themes and Backgrounds
  • Working with text boxes and shapes
  • Formatting
  • Arranging Slides

Module 3: Diagrams, Charts and Tables

  • Inserting and Editing Charts
  • Inserting and Editing Tables
  • Inserting and formatting Smart Art
  • Advanced Animation

Module 4: Using your Presentation

  • Normal View/Slide Sorter View/Notes Page View
  • Running and navigating your slideshow
  • Printing your presentation
  • Emailing your presentation

Module 5: Practice Session

Trainer Profile

E-Bridge Training Limited has been delivering a wide range of standard and tailored training courses since 2001. We deliver fully customisable training solutions in the area of IT Applications and Soft Skills and our “Blended Training” approach whereby we combine both IT and Soft Skills training to provide the complete solution7


Applications Closing on 14th September 2019