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Microsoft PowerPoint Zero to Hero in 1 Day

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

powerpoint training

Who should attend?
New or existing users of Microsoft PowerPoint, who want to develop very professional presentations.

Assumed Knowledge:
A working knowledge of PCs plus Windows is assumed, gained from the workplace or by prior attendance on an IT course.

To provide attendees with the skills required to plan and design a comprehensive presentation.

During the course of this Module, the following topics will be covered:

Creating Content:

Create new presentations from templates.
Create presentations without the use of templates.
Creating a presentation with different slide types.

Formatting Content:
Formatting pictures, shapes and graphics.
Hiding, moving and duplicating slides.
Apply animation schemes and slide transitions.
Adding sound effects.
Using videos.

Track, accept and reject changes in a presentation.
Add, edit and delete comments in a presentation.
Compare and merge presentations.

Managing and Delivering Presentations:
Set up slide shows for delivery.
Set up custom shows.
Rehearse timing.
Save and publish presentations.
Print slides, outlines, handouts, and speaker notes.

Advanced Topics:
Customize slide templates.
Work with the master slide options.
Setting up Action Buttons.
Using the recording options.
Reusing slides.
Importing an outline from MsWord.

Claire Commins – Information Technology Trainer  – Teaching Experience Summary

Teaching Microsoft Office classes to staff and students in NUI Galway, Trinity College, GMIT Galway, University of Limerick and University College Cork since 1999.

Teaching Microsoft Project, Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word to advanced level for private and public sector for 22 years.

Teaching study skills and exam techniques in Secondary schools to Teachers, Students and Parents.

Relevant Education / Training

Honours degree in Training and Education from NUI Galway.
Qualified as a Systems Analysis and Computer Programmer.
Completed MOUS exams in Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
Completed ECDL exams in Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

In order for us to continue to bring you subsidised content we will require you to fill out a profile sheet during booking – full completion of this sheet guarantees you a place on the training. Please complete a separate booking for each individual attending the training.
Please note our training courses are only available for people residing in the Republic of Ireland.
Please note that by booking this course you accept your name and email address will be forwarded to the training provider.

Please note training sessions are not recorded.


June 19
9:30 am - 4:00 pm


Online Training


Clare Commins


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