This popular course will run again on October 3rd, 11th and 14th


Target audience – Professionals with some experience with PowerPoint who want to enhance their skills in designing visually appealing and engaging presentations and delivering them confidently.

Pre-requisites – Prior knowledge of PowerPoint to a basic level is essential. Trainees will benefit from having a second screen available for the training, as this is a hands-on course.

Delivery – online via Zoom, with a recording available for seven days after each session.

trainer will be available after each session to answer any specific questions.


Session 1 – PowerPoint Fundamentals: Essential tools for creating professional slides

Learn how to create business infographics. The session will cover the following;

·   Arranging, grouping and positioning objects

·   Image editing and recolouring

·   Advanced cropping tools

·   Advanced shape options

·   Working with icons


Session 2 – Data Visualisation: Display Data Effectively with Charts and Tables

Learn how to create charts and tables that display your data effectively. The session will cover the following;

·   Design principles for effective data visualisation

·   Appropriate visualisation for different data types

·   Common mistakes to avoid

·   Best practice for tables and charts

·   Selling your data story


Session 3 – Overcoming Presentation Anxiety: Tools to Boost Confidence for Delivering Successful PowerPoint Presentations

Learn and practice tools to help improve your confidence when presenting with PowerPoint. The session will cover the following;

·   Rehearsing tool to ensure you deliver your presentation within the allocated timeframe

·   Presenter Coach, an AI tool that gives live feedback on your delivery (Microsoft 365 only)

·   Keyboard shortcuts for presenting

·   The unknown secrets of the Presenter View (second screen required)

·   PowerPoint Live (in Microsoft Teams)


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Start Date October 03, 2023
Duration 3
Delegate Price €240 (+VAT)