This one-day course covers the basic functions and
features of PowerPoint 2016. Students will create new
presentations that include text, graphics, WordArt,
tables, charts, and diagrams. They will also edit and
format slide content, and apply transition effects.
Designated as Approved Courseware. For comprehensive
certification training, students should complete
PowerPoint 2016: Basic and Advanced.
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After completing this course, students will know how to:
Topic A: The PowerPoint interface
Topic A: Creating a basic presentation
Topic B: Working with slides
Topic C: Templates and themes
Editing slide content
Topic A: Formatting text
Topic B: Editing efficiently
Working with shapes
Topic A: Creating shapes
Topic B: Formatting shapes
Topic C: Applying content to shapes
Topic A: WordArt
Topic B: Pictures
Tables and charts
Topic A: Tables
Topic B: Charts
Topic C: SmartArt
Preparing and printing presentations
Topic A: Proofing presentations
Topic B: Preparing a presentation
Topic C: Printing presentations
taking this course, you should be familiar with personal
computers and the use of a keyboard and a mouse.
Furthermore, this course assumes that you've completed
a Windows Basic course or have equivalent experience.
Thetarget student for the course
is an individual who wants to learn the basic features
of PowerPoint to create effective presentations by using
the drawing tools, clip art, WordArt, charts, and
tables. You need little or no experience using
For comprehensive training,
you should complete both of the following courses:
PowerPoint 2016: Basic and PowerPoint 2016: Advanced.
Click here to see our techniques, tips and strategies for creating and delivering effective presentations (this will open a pdf document)