PowerPoint; Beyond Basics - Online Session

September 27, 20210PowerPoint; Beyond Basics

  • Overview
  • Course Outline
  • Workshop Instructions
  • Who Should Attend


Successful presentations require well-developed and high-impact content coupled  with sophisticated delivery. Presentation applications are a key  tool  in  this  process and are most effective when users have the skills to exploit them fully.

This advanced Powerpoint course enables learners to develop and demonstrate  their ability to use many of the advanced tools available in standard presentation  applications, producing professional, high-impact presentations that support  effective communication.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Get comfortable with basic and advanced PowerPoint features
  • Be able to animate any kind of object and slide in PowerPoint
  • Create engaging and well-designed slides and animations
  • Minimize text quantity on presentations by using graphs and images
  • Create a fully animated and transition-filled business presentation

Past Participation Includes:

Department of Economic Development Dubai | ROCHE Middle East | Etisalat Telecom | Emirates NBD Bank | DU Telecomm EITC | Abu Dhabi National  Exhibition Council | Ministry of  Telecommunication Oman | Abu Dhabi Terminals | The Executive Council  of Dubai | Ministry of HR  and Emiratization | Al Tayer Group | Emirates Group


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  • Soft Skills
  • Finance & Banking
  • Information Technology
  • Gamification


Course Outline

Module 1: Critical basics of PowerPoint for  Design:
  • Cloning slides and content
  • Using rulers and positioning
  • Using guides
  • Changing the arrangement of your
  • elements
  • Changing PowerPoint slide sizes
  • Create a Slide Layout
  • Design solutions for text running long
  • Add headers and footers
  • Adding slide numbers
  • Creating a hyperlink and Using a
  • Hyperlink
  • Matching colors, with the Eyedropper tool
Module 2: Animations & Special Effects:
  • Animating text and objects
  • Working with the animation painter
  • Setting animation timing
  • Animating slide content
Module 3: Customizing  Presentations:
  • Creating a Custom Layout
  • Applying a Theme
  • Applying a Background Style
  • Saving a Custom Theme
  • Adding backgrounds and watermarks
  • Changing the page orientation of your presentation
  • Matching colors, with the Eyedropper tool
Module 4: Using SmartArt:
  • Inserting SmartArt Graphics
  • Modifying SmartArt Graphics
  • Resizing/Repositioning a SmartArt Object
  • Ungrouping SmartArt Objects
Module 5: Using Multimedia:
  • Creating a Photo Album
  • Adding Captions
  • Applying a Theme to Your Album
  • Inserting sound file & video file
  • Inserting a Youtube Video
  • Adjusting media size
Module 6: Creating Custom  Charts
  • Displaying chart axes
  • Displaying Chart Gridlines Formatting chart axes
  • Formatting the scale of an axis Adding a chart title
  • Changing the data series
  • Adding a drawing object to a Chart
  • Adding Text to a Chart Inserting a Data Table
  • Practice – Creating Custom Charts
Module 7: Exploring What’s  New in 2019?:
  • Visual effects
  • Text Highlighter
  • Vector graphics for visual impact
  • Converting SVG icons to Shape
  • 3D Models
  • Easier Background
  • Removal Design Ideas
  • PowerPoint Shortcuts



Workshop Instructions

  • 27 September, 2021 – 10:00 am – 03:00 pm
  • Regular Fee: USD 290 Per Participant (Exclusive of VAT)
  • Team Offer: Pay for 2 and register 3rd for free
  • Includes: Courseware, and SIMFOTIX Certificate
  • For registration (s) send us your Name, Designation, Organization, and Mobile Number to register@simfotix.com
  • For More Information please contact: Qazi Waqas Ahmed Mobile: +971 56 309 0819; Email: waqas@simfotix.com

Who Should Attend

  • This not to be missed program on PowerPoint is for those who are either required to give presentations frequently or foreseeing any crucial meeting ahead. This program is for everyone who just want to bring their data come alive and communicate their concepts in a way that left everyone inspired.

    Some key designations include:
  • Marketing Managers
  • Auditors
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Internal Auditors
  • Supply-chain managers
  • IT Heads
  • Finance professionals etc
  • Department Heads etc.