Duration: 2 days / 17 hours
Time: 9am to 6pm
Course Code: CRS-Q-0030410-ES
TPGateway Course Code: TGS-2017500193

Funding available for this course:

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs  Post-Secondary Education Scheme (PSEA) Skills Development Fund (SDF) SkillsFuture Credit SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy

What Will Be Taught For This Powerpoint Presentation Functions Course?

This course provides the basis for the practice-based test for ICDL Module 6 Perform Advanced Presentation Functions exam.

The exam requires the candidate to understand some of the principle areas to consider when planning and designing presentations. The candidate shall be able to operate effectively at more than a basic level of competence and to use the presentation application to produce what are deemed to be advanced presentation outputs. The candidate shall be able to realize much of the potential of the presentation tool and produce outputs using advanced formatting and layout techniques and the use of multimedia effects. The candidate shall be able to create advanced charts / graphs and be able to enhance the presentation by using drawing and image tools to modify drawn objects and images. The candidate shall also be able to create and use macros within the presentation application.

Module 1. Creating Basic Charts
  • Inserting a Chart
  • Deleting Data from the Datasheet
  • Entering Data into the Datasheet
  • Changing the Chart Type
  • Formatting the Chart Data Markers
  • Repositioning the Legend
  • Formatting the 3-D View of a Chart
  • Exploding a Pie Chart
  • Labs
Module 2. Creating Custom Charts
  • Displaying Chart Axes
  • Displaying Chart Gridlines
  • Formatting 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
  • Labs
Module 3. Using SmartArt
  • Inserting a SmartArt Object
  • Formatting a SmartArt Object Color
  • Resizing/Repositioning a SmartArt Object
  • Inserting Text into a SmartArt Object
  • Formatting Text Within a SmartArt Object
  • Adding Shapes to a SmartArt Object
  • Grouping SmartArt Objects
  • Labs
Module 4. Using Slide Show View
  • Running a Slide Show
  • Navigating a Slide Show
  • Adding Speaker Notes
  • Labs
Module 5. Setting Up the Slide Show
  • Setting Automatic Slide Timings
  • Setting Up a Continuous Loop
  • Hiding a Slide
  • Rehearsing Slide Transition Timings
  • Labs - Setting Up the Slide Show
Module 6. Adding Special Effects
  • Applying an Animation Scheme
  • Animating Text and Objects
  • Setting Animation Timing
  • Animating a Chart
  • Inserting Sounds and Video
  • Changing Multimedia Settings
  • Inserting Animated GIF's
  • Labs - Adding Special Effects
Module 7. Expanding a Slide Show
  • Creating a Custom Show
  • Setting Up a Custom Show as the Default
  • Creating a Hyperlink
  • Using a Hyperlink
  • Using an Action Button
  • Jumping to Another Presentation
  • Labs
Module 8. Editing Presentation Masters
  • Working with the Slide Master
  • Formatting the Slide Master
  • Adding Header and Footer Information
  • Formatting the Title Master
  • Inserting a New Slide Master
  • Preserving a Slide Master
  • Labs
Module 9. Editing Notes and Handout Masters
  • Formatting the Notes Master
  • Adding a Notes Master Placeholder
  • Formatting the Handout Master
  • Adding a Handout Master Placeholder
  • Labs - Editing Notes and Handout Masters
Module 10. Customizing Presentations
  • Creating Custom Layout
  • Applying a Theme
  • Applying Background Style
  • Saving a Custom Theme
  • Labs
Module 11. Presenting to a Wider Audience
  • Embedding the Fonts in a Presentation
  • Packaging a Presentation for CD
  • Using the PowerPoint Viewer
  • Formatting a Presentation for the Web
  • Encrypting the Presentation
  • Adding a Digital Signature
  • Annotating a Presentation
  • Compressing Pictures
  • Labs
Module 12. Importing and Exporting Outlines and Slides
  • Importing Text from Word
  • Exporting Notes and Handouts to Word
  • Exporting an Outline to Word
  • Saving a Presentation as an Outline
  • Saving a Slide as a Graphic
  • Labs

Who Should Attend This Powerpoint Training Course?

Professionals across a wide array of industries with at least a basic or intermediate experience in Microsoft Powerpoint looking to product more sophisticated presentation involving advanced formatting, layout techniques and multimedia effects.


An understanding of MS PowerPoint 2010 basic and intermediate level is required.

  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $420 $449.40
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $131 $160.40
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$42 $71.40


  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $420 $449.40
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $131 $160.40
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$42 $71.40


  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $420 $449.40
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $42 $71.40
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$42 $71.40


Trainee shall be bound by the Terms and Conditions of any applicable funding scheme.

Please ensure that you have read our Terms and Conditions before submitting the enrolment form.

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  • VILT: Virtual Instructor-Led Training
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  • Wkn: Weekend
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