Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 6pm

What Will Be Taught For This Powerpoint Presentation Functions Course?

This course provides the basis for the practice-based test for ICDL - Presentation exam.

Learning Outcome

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

  • Work with presentations and save them in different file formats
  • Enter, edit, and format text in presentations
  • Choose, create, and format charts to communicate information meaningfully
  • Insert and edit pictures, images, and drawn objects
  • Apply animation and transition effects to presentations
  • Print presentations
Module 1. Exploring PowerPoint
  • Working with PowerPoint
  • Starting PowerPoint
  • Using the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Using the Ribbon
  • Using the Tell Me feature
  • PowerPoint Options
  • Exiting PowerPoint
  • Labs - Exploring PowerPoint
Module 2. Using Basic Presentation Skills
  • Entering Text into a Presentation
  • Saving a New Presentation
  • Closing a Presentation
  • Creating a New Presentation
  • Opening an Existing Presentation
  • Adding a New Slide
  • Renaming an Existing Presentation
  • Labs
Module 3. Working with Presentations
  • Creating a Custom Layout
  • Applying a Theme
  • Applying a Background Style
  • Changing Slide Orientation
  • Changing the Magnification
  • Creating Speaker Notes
  • Switching Views
  • Labs
Module 4. Using the Outline Tab
  • Working with the Outline Tab
  • Collapsing and Expanding Slides
  • Demoting and Promoting Text Lines
  • Moving Text Lines
  • Adding Slides in the Outline Tab
  • Deleting Slides from the Outline Tab
  • Rearranging Slides in the Outline Tab
  • Labs
Module 5. Editing and Proofing Text
  • Selecting Text
  • Deleting Slide Items
  • Moving/Copying Text between Slides
  • Using the Paste Options Button
  • Using the Clipboard Task Pane
  • Using Undo and Redo
  • Finding and Replacing Text
  • Checking Spelling as You Type
  • Running the Spelling Checker
  • Creating an AutoCorrect Entry
  • Using AutoCorrect Options Button
  • Importing Text from Word
  • Labs
Module 6. Formatting Presentation Text
  • Changing an Existing Font
  • Modifying the Font Size
  • Changing Font Style and Effect
  • Changing the Font Color
  • Using the Font Dialog Box
  • Using the Format Painter
  • Changing Text Alignment
  • Setting Tab Stops
  • Modifying Paragraph Spacing
  • Using the AutoFit Options Button
  • Selecting a Shape Style
  • Customizing a Shape Style
  • Applying Effects to a Text Placeholder
  • Editing Text Outline Color
  • Editing Text Fill Color
  • Applying Text Effects
  • Labs
Module 7. Formatting Bullets and Numbers
  • Adding and Removing Bullets
  • Adding and Removing Numbers
  • Modifying Bullets and Numbers
  • Labs
Module 8. Using Graphic Images
  • Using the Clip Art Task Pane
  • Using Slide Layouts
  • Inserting a Picture
  • Cropping a Picture
  • Moving a Graphic
  • Resizing a Graphic
  • Formatting a Graphic
  • Recoloring Graphic
  • Applying a Picture Style
  • Adding Effects
  • Adding a Border
  • Labs
Module 9. 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
  • Grouping SmartArt Object
  • Labs
Module 10. Using Slide Sorter & Slide Show View
  • Selecting Multiple Slides
  • Moving Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Duplicating Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Copying Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Deleting Slides in Slide Sorter View
  • Running a Slide Show
  • Navigating a Slide Show
  • Labs
Module 11. Working with Drawing Objects
  • Drawing an Enclosed Object
  • Changing the Fill Color of an Object
  • Applying a Fill Effect
  • Applying Effects
  • Drawing a Line
  • Formatting Lines
  • Creating a Text Box
  • Rotating an Object
  • Flipping an Objects
  • Arranging Objects
  • Grouping Objects
  • Labs
Module 12. Creating Basic Table & Chart
  • Inserting a Chart
  • Deleting Data from the Datasheet
  • Entering Data into the Datasheet
  • Changing the Chart Type
  • Applying a Chart Style and Layout
  • Displaying Chart Analysis
  • Inserting Pictures
  • Formatting your Chart Background
  • Labs
Module 13. Adding Special Effects
  • Animating Text and Objects
  • Setting Animation Timing
  • Animating a Chart
  • Inserting Sounds and Video
  • Changing Multimedia Settings
  • Inserting Animated GIF's
  • Adding Slide Transition
  • Labs - Adding Special Effects
Module 14. Printing
  • Selecting Page Setup Options
  • Previewing a Presentation
  • Printing Speaker Notes
  • Printing Outlines
  • Printing Handouts
  • Creating Headers and Footers
  • Labs - Printing

Who Should Attend This Powerpoint Training Course?

Individuals who are keen on learning how to create engaging presentations in different styles, by using images, animations and utilising a variety of functions in Microsoft Powerpoint.

Pre-requisite

An understanding of Windows / MS PowerPoint 2013 will be an added advantage.

  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $91 $117.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60
  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $91 $117.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60
  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $380 $406.60
Singapore Citizen & PR aged ≥ 21 years $38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 40 years
(SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhancement Funding)
$38 $64.60
Singapore Citizen aged ≥ 35 years with earning ≤ $2,000/month
(WTS Scheme)
$19 $45.60

Remarks:

COMAT is a business centre of e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering.

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding.
  • This course is eligible for using PSEA funds.

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 80%of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr
  • Absentee payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary (no dollar cap)

Terms & Conditions

  • All prices stated above are in Singapore Dollars (SGD). This funding support is only applicable for Singapore Citizen and Permanent Residents.
  • Trainee must attain minimum 75% attendance and pass ALL Assessments/Exams in order to qualify for Funding.
  • Trainee undertakes to reimburse e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering FULL course fees should he/she be ineligible for course fee grant. e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering is not liable for any other funding not approved by WSG.
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to change the date or venue without prior notice.
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the course due to class size or unforeseen circumstances.


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