If you are looking to become highly proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint this course is for you.
Our Advanced PowerPoint training covers building your own themes and layouts in Slide master, creating custom graphics, advanced picture editing, enhancing your animations, and general design guidance.
Our Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate/Advanced course is suitable for those who are regular users of PowerPoint who wish to create more impressive presentations and reduce the time it takes to create slide decks in PowerPoint.
This Advanced PowerPoint course is usually customised to the delegates who attend to ensure you learn the appropriate skills to allow you to make the most of this powerful presentation tool.
The course is tailored to your requirements and prior knowledge of the delegates. Here is a list of topics that are usually covered.
Design Advice - How to make slides look great
Content Formats - Understanding which content formats to use
Creating Master Slides and Master Layouts
Structuring decks using Sections and Zoom
Advanced Image Editing
Creating Interactive Navigation / Menus
Advanced Shapes - Custom Shapes & Infographics
Making text-heavy slides look good
Advanced Tables, Charts, and SmartArt
Arranging & Aligning Objects on Slides
Using Audio and Video
Creating Audio & Screen Recordings
How to use Transitions to add impact
Custom Animations and Sequencing
Review, Compare, and Proofing
Saving, Security & Handouts
Setting Up & Running Shows
For more details please click on the Course Outline tab below.
Our Advanced PowerPoint course is available as a one-day, or half-day, instructor-led course.
It is available as a face-to-face course in the classroom, or online course over Teams or Zoom.
The Advanced PowerPoint course is normally run as a private course with the content adapted to suit your requirements.
However, we also run the course as a public course in Manchester and online.
For public courses please use the Private Course tab above.
If you are looking for a private PowerPoint course we offer bespoke private courses anywhere in the UK or online via Zoom or Teams.
We cover all levels from Beginners to Advanced PowerPoint, and we cover all versions of PowerPoint.
Please use the form below to make an enquiry and we will send you details and a quote.
The course outline shown below is illustrative as we adapt the course to the prior knowledge of the delegates,
We also recommend bringing along PowerPoint slide decks you have created so we can see the type of content you work with.
Create your own drawings/graphics using Draw (2019/365 Only)
All our Afvanced PowerPoint courses in Manchester are run from 9.30am to 4.30pm at our head office:
Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.
Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk
Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk
Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.
More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page
The Online Advanced PowerPoint courses are run on Zoom.
You will be sent a link to join the training session the day before the course along with any course materials needed.
The courses run from 9:30 am to 4/4:30 pm.
Because we limit the number of delegates to a maximum of 6 on our public courses specific timings are flexible, but generally, the day will run as follows:
9.20 am | Sign in
9.30 am | Start - First session
11.00 am | 15 min break
11.15 am | Second session
12.30 pm | 30 min break
1.00 pm | Third session
2.15 pm | 15 min break
2.30 pm | Fourth session
3.50 pm | Finish & Q&A
4.30pm | End
Find out more about how our online courses work on the Online Courses Page