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We offer a 1-day beginner and a 1-day advanced training class in PowerPoint.

We currently offer public PowerPoint training classes in many cities around the country. Please click on the schedule link to your right to see a complete list of our PowerPoint classes.

You can register for these classes by clicking on the link at the top of this page or by clicking on the date of the class you wish to attend.

One on OneWould you prefer to take a private PowerPoint course at the same cost, with one of our certified instructors on dates suited to your schedule? Click here for more information.

We also offer custom PowerPoint training classes and consulting which can be tailored and targeted specifically to you and your staff. These classes can be held at many training centers or on-site at your location anywhere in the USA. We also provide PowerPoint live online training classes in a virtual classroom. Our PowerPoint training and support team have over 10 years experience developing and teaching Microsoft applications.
Please contact training@americanmediatraining.com if you would like more information on our PowerPoint custom training classes.

Outlook Logo   PowerPoint Beginner Class

PowerPoint Fundamentals provides web designers with the knowledge and hands-on practice they need to build and manage professional websites using PowerPoint. This course is for people new to web design and development and want to use PowerPoint to build intuitive, attractive and powerpointible websites.

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Microsoft PowerPoint Course outline


  • PowerPoint Basics
    • Exploring the PowerPoint Environment
    • Starting PowerPoint
    • Opening an Existing Presentation
    • The PowerPoint Interface
    • Exploring Views
    • Getting Help
  • Creating a Presentation
    • Types of new Presentations
    • Backstage View
    • Creating a Blank Presentation
    • Creating a Presentation from a Template
    • Creating and Modifying Slide Content
    • Slides and their Elements
    • Inserting Text on a Slide
    • Adding, Deleting and Hiding Slides in a Presentation
    • Navigating a Presentation
    • Inserting a Hyperlink on a Slide
    • Inserting Shapes
    • Inserting Images
  • Formatting
    • Working with Slide Masters and Layouts
    • About Slide Masters
    • Applying a Theme to a Presentation
    • Headers and Footers
    • Applying a Layout to a Slide
    • Formatting Slides and Text
    • About Text Styles
    • Changing Master Text Styles
    • Changing Individual Slide Text Styles
    • Creating Bulleted and Numbered Lists
    • About Slide Backgrounds
    • Using Gridlines
  • Working with Shapes and Images
    • Creating and Formatting Shapes
    • About Shapes
    • Drawing Shapes
    • Curved Shapes
    • Useful Tools for Working with Shapes
    • Resizing Shapes
    • Shape Styles
    • Layering, Aligning and Grouping Shapes
    • About Images
    • Inserting Images from a Local File
    • Inserting Online Images
    • Sizing and Moving Images
    • Cropping Images
    • Applying Styles and Effects
  • Working with Charts and Tables
    • About Charts
    • Chart Types
    • Adding a Chart to a Presentation
    • Changing the Chart Type
    • Chart Elements
    • Changing the Chart Layout
    • Applying Chart Styles
    • Inserting an Excel Chart
    • Editing Chart Data
    • About Tables
    • Creating Tables
    • Inserting a Table
    • Entering Data
    • Applying Styles
    • The Table Style Options
    • Importing Tables
  • Transitions, Importing Content and Printing
    • Slide Transitions
    • Applying the same Transition to all Slides
    • Applying Transitions to Individual Slides
    • Additional Text Options
    • Text from other Sources
    • Importing a Word Document
    • Importing a PDF File
    • Creating WordArt from Text
    • Printing in PowerPoint
    • Previewing your Printout
    • Setting Print Options


Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

Outlook Logo   PowerPoint Advanced Class

Microsoft PowerPoint Advanced will help you to design and develop an impressive web site using PowerPoint. This training walks through advanced concepts in PowerPoint including creating pure CSS layouts, working with reusable assets such as Snippets, Library Items and Templates. In addition, you will get the chance to work with Microsoft's Spry Framework to create AJAX-enabled web pages. This series is just what you need to take your PowerPoint skills one step further and give your site a professional polish.

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PowerPoint Advanced Course Outline

  • Advanced Formatting
    • Inserting and Formatting SmartArt
    • About SmartArt
    • Creating SmartArt
    • Converting Lists to SmartArt
    • SmartArt Tools
    • Changing Layouts
    • Promoting and Moving List Items
    • Changing Styles and Colors
    • Shapes and Shape Styles
    • SmartArt Charts
    • Creating an Organization Chart
    • Adding Shapes to a Chart
    • Working with Multiple Slide Masters
    • The Edit Master Group
    • Adding a Slide Master to a Presentation
    • Duplicating a Slide Master
    • Applying Masters to Slides
    • Restoring slide-master Placeholders
    • Creating Presentation Sections
    • Page Setup Options
  • Animation, Time Effects and Media
    • About Animation
    • Animating Text
    • Animating Shapes
    • Modifying Animations
    • Customizing Animations
    • Copying Animations
    • Timing of Animation and Transition Effects
    • Inserting and Formatting Media
    • About Media
    • Adding Sounds Effects
    • Inserting an Audio Object on a Slide
    • Adding Video
    • Online Videos
    • Video Tools
  • Reviewing Content, Tracking Changes and Saving
    • Proofing your Presentation
    • Automatic Spell Checking
    • Using the Spelling Pane
    • Proofing Options
    • AutoCorrect Options
    • About Comments
    • Adding Comments
    • Managing Comments
    • Comparing Presentations
    • Reviewing Changes
    • Saving a Presentation in other Formats
    • Available Formats
    • Creating PDFs and XPS Documents
    • Creating Word Handouts
    • About Video
    • Creating a Video
  • Notes and Custom Slide Shows
    • Working with Notes Pages
    • About Notes
    • Adding Notes to a Slide
    • Notes Page View
    • Notes Master View
    • Adding an extra Notes Page
    • Printing Notes Pages
    • Configuring, Rehearsing and Presenting Slide Shows
    • Presenter View
    • Mouse and Keyboard Slide-Show Controls
    • Rehearsing Slide Timings
    • Creating a Custom Slide Show
  • Sharing, Collaborating, and Security
    • Protecting your Presentations
    • The Info Window
    • Making a Presentation "Read-only"
    • Protecting a Presentation with a Password
    • Sharing your Presentations
    • Checking Compatibility
    • Checking Accessibility
    • Compressing Media
    • Saving to a Shared Location
    • Saving a Presentation to OneDrive
    • Inviting others to Share a Presentation

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

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Sorry at this time we have no public Level One courses scheduled, please call or email us to see if we can arrange a private course for you. training@americanmediatraining.com




PowerPoint training courses offered all cities

We can offer you customized on-site training courses in PowerPoint wherever you are in the USA:

Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver, Miami, Philadelphia, Orlando, Charlotte, Houston, Richmond, Washington DC, New York, Boston, Columbus, Cincinnati, Memphis, Indianapolis, Baltimore, Dallas, Austin, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, San Diego, Long Beach, Sacramento, St Paul/Minneapolis

We also provide PowerPoint training courses in the following cities:

PowerPoint training courses in Los Angeles
PowerPoint training courses in Denver
PowerPoint training courses in Minneapolis
PowerPoint training courses in San Francisco
PowerPoint training courses in Phoenix
PowerPoint training courses in Boston
PowerPoint training courses in Salt Lake City
PowerPoint training courses in Philadelphia
PowerPoint training courses in Miami
PowerPoint training courses in Portland
PowerPoint training courses in Chicago
PowerPoint training courses in New York
PowerPoint training courses in Dallas
PowerPoint training courses in Houston
PowerPoint training courses in San Diego
PowerPoint training courses in Kansas
PowerPoint training courses in Cleveland

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