Who is this course for?

  • Professionals who use PowerPoint on a daily basis to build content heavy, professional presentations on pitching business.
  • This course would be ideal for individuals who wish to develop their skills of using Microsoft PowerPoint application.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, from all academic backgrounds.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.


  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.


  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Career Path:

The Microsoft PowerPoint Intermediate Level will be very beneficial and helpful, especially to the following professionals:

  • Admin Assistant
  • PA
  • Secretary
  • Administrator
  • Office Manager.


Module One: Getting Started

  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Working with the PowerPoint Environment

  • Using Outline View
  • Using Color and Grayscale
  • Configuring the PowerPoint Options
  • Adding a Command to the Ribbon
  • Adding a Command to the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Working with Multiple Presentation Windows

Module Three: Working with Sections and Presentation Organization

  • Working with Sections
  • Creating Slides from an Outline
  • Reusing Slides from the Slide Library
  • Reorganizing Slides

Module Four: Formatting Presentations

  • Using Headers and Footers
  • Formatting the Slide Background Fill
  • Formatting the Slide Background Effects
  • Formatting the Slide Background Picture

Module Five: Formatting Shapes and Text Boxes

  • Using the Format Shape Pane Shape Options
  • Using a Picture as a Shape Fill
  • Using the Format Shape Pane Text Options
  • Using Autofit
  • Creating a Default Text Box

Module Six: Creating a Photo Album

  • Inserting a Photo Album
  • Editing Photo Albums
  • Cropping a Picture
  • Changing and Resetting a Picture
  • Compressing Pictures
  • Removing a Picture Background

Module Seven: Working with Graphical Elements

  • Applying a Shape Style
  • Using the Selection Pane
  • Merging Shapes
  • Editing Shape Points
  • Adding Hyperlinks

Module Eight: Working with Audio and Video Content

  • Changing the Audio Icon Picture
  • Adjusting Audio Playback Options
  • Trimming and Fading Audio
  • Formatting Your Video Playback
  • Adjusting Video Playback Options

Module Nine: Working with Transitions and Animations

  • Working with Effects
  • Working with Transitions
  • Working with Paths
  • Manipulating Animations

Module Ten: Collaborating on Presentations

  • Working on the Same Presentation with Multiple Authors
  • Working with the Comments Pane
  • Showing or Hiding Markup
  • Navigating Comments
  • Comparing and Combining Presentations

Module Eleven: Working with Presentation Info and Other Formats

  • Saving a Presentation as Another Format
  • Saving a Slide or Object as a Picture File
  • Protecting a Presentation
  • Inspecting a Presentation
  • Managing Versions

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
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Last updated June 8, 2018
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