PowerPoint - Level 1

SquareOne Training
Course summary
Length: 1 day
Price: 175 - 185 GBP excl. VAT
Language: English
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 24/10/2017 - Liverpool
Course Dates
24/10/2017   (English)
185 GBP
04/12/2017 09:00  (English)
185 GBP
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Course Description

PowerPoint Level 1 (2003/2007/2010/2013 & 2016) - 1-day course for beginners and new users

This 1-day PowerPoint Level 1 course is suitable for new and existing PowerPoint users who are looking to build on their understanding of the software and make better use of its essential features.

The programme covers all of the basics, beginning with an overview of the PowerPoint interface and going on to cover:

  • text slides
  • editing presentations
  • graphs & charts
  • speaker notes & handouts
  • templates & the slide master

By the end of the course, delegates will have the level of understanding needed to produce powerful presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint.

SquareOne's lead training centre is located in Birkenhead, but they also have a number of additional training venues across the UK.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This PowerPoint Level 1 course is suitable for new PowerPoint users, as well as those who would like to further their understanding of the package and learn to create more powerful presentations.

Training Course Content

Course content includes:

Overview of Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Understanding PowerPoint Screens and Views

Text Slides

  • Creating Title Slides
  • Creating Bullet Slides
  • Customising the Indents
  • Adding Tabs to Slides
  • Moving and Sizing Text Boxes
  • Reapplying the Formats

Editing a Presentation

  • Using Outline View to Edit and Create a Presentation
  • Using the Slide Sorter
  • Deleting, Copying and Moving Slides


  • Creating Graphs from within PowerPoint
  • Selecting the right Graph
  • Customising Graphs
  • Updating Graphs
  • Importing Data from Excel (optional)

Organisation Charts (optional)

  • Creating Organisation Charts using the Org Slide layout
  • Drawing Organisation Charts

Creating Speaker Notes and Handouts

  • Drawing and Graphics
  • Inserting Graphics and ClipArt Objects
  • Sizing and Moving Objects
  • Using the Drawing Toolbar to create Drawings
  • Formatting Objects
  • Grouping and UnGrouping Objects

Templates and the Slide Master

  • Adding a Template
  • Understanding the importance of the Slide Master
  • Adding ClipArt to all Slides
  • Customising the Layouts of Slides
  • Customising the Bullets
  • Changing the Background Colour
  • Animating Text and Graphics

Presenting a Slide Show


To request a quote for a place on this open course, please request information here.

This course can also be delivered in-house and tailored to meet the particular requirements of your organisation. 

Provider: SquareOne Training

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Great day thank you, lots learnt. I would be interested in Visio training
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