Microsoft PowerPoint Level 2

at Training Connection - The Loop

Course Details
$350 5 seats left
Start Date:

Thu, Jun 25, 9:00am - 4:30pm CT

Next start dates (1)

The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Purchase Options
Class Level: Advanced
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this powerpoint class:

This hands-on class is suitable for PowerPoint 2013, 2016, 2019 and 365 users.

You will learn to create more dynamic and visually appealing presentations using the more advanced features of PowerPoint. The course covers transitions and animation, themes, slide masters, advanced formatting, SmartArt, adding audio and video, collaborating with others, protecting your presentations and more.

Prerequisite: Trainees are required to have completed PowerPoint Introduction or have the equivalent experience prior to attending this class.

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

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

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy

Please send all requests to [email protected] .

We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations, however we can issue you a training voucher for the same value that can be used to book any class in the future.

Rescheduling requests made 7 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 7 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

Due to the Coronavirus we are waving the transfer fee when you reschedule your training.

While we make every effort to deliver classes as scheduled, we reserve the right to reschedule previously confirmed classes for a variety of reasons including but not exclusively, the illness of the Trainer. In such cases, we will endeavor to inform the Client as soon as possible of the new training dates. We are not liable for any additional expenses incurred as a result of rescheduling training.

We are not able to offer refunds or training vouchers for no-shows or uncompleted courses.


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Trains CTA - Blue and Red Lines - Monroe Station Walk approximately 4 blocks west on Monroe Street to Franklin Street. CTA - Orange, Pink, Purple and Brown Lines - Quincy station Walk approximately 1.5 blocks north on Wells Street, turn left (west) on Monroe Street, and go to corner of Franklin Street. CTA - Green Line Swap at Clark for Blue line or Roosevelt for Orange line. Metra - Union Station Walk 3 blocks east on West Adams (crossing river). Turn left (North) on Franklin and walk 1 block to Monroe Street.

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