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(inc GST)
$ 385
Duration:1 day
Level 3
321 Pitt St
Sydney NSW 2000
Participants:Max 10
Length:9:00 to 16:30
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Course Dates: View
Course Outline: View

PowerPoint Advanced Course

   (4.83 out of 5)
513 Powerpoint advanced student evaluations
Location: Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Duration: 1 day Participants: Max 10
Course Length: 9:00 to 16:30 Price:
(inc GST)
$ 385
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(inc GST)

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PowerPoint Advanced Course

Course Overview

This is a one-day training course geared towards participants who already have a basic understanding of PowerPoint 2016 and want to expand on their skills to create more effective presentations. Students will learn advanced presentation skills, including how to work with tables and charts, add and edit images, work with PowerPoint animation and transitions, add multimedia, add action buttons, apply themes and use Slide Masters. We’ll also teach you how to create and customise PowerPoint templates and set up your PowerPoint presentation to run on time.

You’ll learn from Raising the Bar’s certified experts who know the ins and outs of PowerPoint 2016. Our courses are delivered face-to-face in small groups so that all students receive personalised attention and learn in a fully supported environment. Raising the Bar trainers use clear, easy to follow instructions, hands-on activities and helpful demonstrations so that all students leave with the confidence required to create exciting, professional PowerPoint presentations using advanced techniques. We provide all the required equipment, so you don’t need to bring a thing.

Upon completion of the PowerPoint Advanced 2016 course, you’ll have a certificate of completion to show for your newly gained skills. You’ll also get a detailed course guide you can work through to fine tune your skills and access to 12 months of phone and email support from Raising the Bar.

Who Should Attend This Course

The PowerPoint Advanced 2016 Training Course is designed for users who already have a basic understanding of PowerPoint and want to learn how to create more effective, efficient presentations.

Our course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn advanced techniques to create presentations for a range of purposes, including university students, teachers, business owners or professionals who are required to do presentations as part of their job. This is the right course for you if you want to boost the impact of your presentation by adding advanced features like multimedia, animation, diagrams and charts. It’s also ideal if you’ll be using PowerPoint regularly, as you’ll learn how to save time by creating templates and re-using slides.

Raise the Bar training courses are designed to be affordable and accessible, with public training courses held throughout the year at our training facility in Sydney. Closed group training sessions are also available by appointment in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, and Canberra.

Course Prerequisites

Our PowerPoint Advanced course is designed for participants who already know how to create basic presentations using PowerPoint. Students are expected to have completed our PowerPoint Beginners Course or already have a basic proficiency with the PowerPoint 2016 package.

Course Inclusions

FREE Course Re-sit

8 months

When you book a public course at Raisng the Bar we offer you a FREE course re-sit for up to 8 months from the scheduled course date.

FREE Email Support

12 months

Free email support for up to 12 months from the scheduled course date.

Small Class Sizes

10 students

All of our courses are capped at a maximum of 10 students to maximise your learning experience.

Classroom Training

All of our courses are face to face, hands on, classroom based training delievered by .

Course Manual

With each course we provide you with a comprehensive course manual for you to practice post course.

Computer Lab

No need to bring your own laptop. Our training courses are conducted in fully equipped computer labs with free Wi-Fi.

Course Certificate

Every student receives a certificate of completion at the end of course to recognise your new skills.

View Course Dates

Face to Face (public course dates)

Online via Webinar (via Microsoft Teams)

Public Course Dates

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27-May-24 (Mon)$385.00 0
21-Jun-24 (Fri)$385.00 0

Virtual Classroom Dates (via Microsoft Teams)

Course Date Price Add Course Qty Status
27-May-24 (Mon)$385.00 0
21-Jun-24 (Fri)$385.00 0

Course Outline


Creating Tables

  • Inserting A Table
  • Adding Text To A Table
  • Deleting Rows/Columns In A Table
  • Inserting Columns In A Table
  • Inserting Rows In A Table
  • Adjusting Column Width And Row Height In A Table
  • Use Table Styles To Format A Table
  • Apply A Fill To A Table
  • Applying An Outline To A Table
  • Applying Effects To A Table

Creating Charts

New Features For Modifying A Chart In 2016/2013

  • Creating A Chart
  • Entering Chart Data
  • Changing The Chart Type
  • Editing Data
  • Predefined Chart Layouts
  • Applying A Predefined Chart Style
  • Changing the Chart Title 28
  • Changing The Axis Title
  • Changing The Data Labels

Creating Organisation Charts

  • Organisation Charts
  • Entering Information Into An Organisation Chart
  • Adding Shapes In An Organisation Chart
  • Layouts Of An Organisation Chart
  • Applying A SmartArt Style To An Organisation Chart
  • Changing The Colours Of An Organisation Chart


Customising Slide Masters

  • Modifying A Slide Master
  • Display A Logo On Every Slide
  • Inserting the Date, Time And Slide Number
  • Inserting A New Slide Layout
  • Inserting A Placeholder
  • Rename the New Slide Layout
  • Using the New Slide Layout

Creating PowerPoint Template

  • Saving A Presentation As A Template
  • Applying Your Template


Applying Slide Transitions Effect

  • Applying A Transition Effect
  • Previewing A Transaction Effect
  • Adjusting Transition Effect Duration
  • Add Sound To A Transition
  • Removing A Transition Effect

Applying Animation Effect

  • Applying A Standard Animation Effect To Text
  • Applying A Standard Animation Effect To An Object
  • Previewing An Animation Effect
  • Adding More Animation Effects To The Same Content
  • Customising Animations Using The Animations Pane
  • Testing The Customised Animation Effects
  • Changing An Animation Trigger
  • Apply Sound To An Animation Effect

Delivering Your Presentation

  • Running An On-Screen Presentation
  • Navigating Between Slides During A Presentation
  • Drawing On Slides During A Presentation
  • Highlighting Text Or Objects During A Presentation
  • Saving Ink Annotations After The Presentation

Setting Timings And Creating Self-Running Presentations

  • A Self-Running Presentation
  • Setting Timings For A Self-Running Presentation
  • Running A Self-Running Presentation 76

Creating Custom Shows Within A Presentation

  • A Custom Slide Show
  • Presenting A Custom Show
  • Editing A Custom Slide Show
  • Removing A Custom Slide Show


Changing Page Setup Options

Printing A Presentation

  • Presentation Print Options
  • Printing Slides/Notes


Inserting Hyperlinks In A Presentation

  • Insert A Hyperlink To A Location In The Current Presentation
  • Create A Hyperlink To A File Or Web Page
  • Creating A Hyperlink To An Email Address 95
  • A Hyperlink To A Slide Object
  • Adding A Sound To A Hyperlink
  • Editing A Hyperlink
  • Removing A Hyperlink

Creating Action Buttons

  • Action Buttons On A Single Slide
  • Inserting An Action Button On Every Slide


Adding Music And Sound

  • Music Or Sound Effects On A Slide
  • How To Preview Audio
  • Playing A Sound Continuously For One Slide
  • Playing A Sound Across Multiple Slides

Adding Videos And Animated GIFs

  • Adding A Video Or Animated GIFs To A Slide
  • Previewing A Video
  • Play A Video Full Screen
  • Add A Video Style


Getting Slides From Another PowerPoint File

  • Inserting Slides From Another PowerPoint File

Integrating Other Programs With PowerPoint

  • Embedding Another File Into A Slide As An Icon
  • Opening An Embedded File
  • Embed A Microsoft Excel Worksheet Into A Slide
  • Edit An Embedded Object
  • Link An Excel Worksheet
  • Insert A Microsoft Word Document

Student Comments

  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Great to have small group sizes. My previous courses have been in large groups with mixed skills and very frustrating.
    - Kristina
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Very enjoyable course. Well presented.
    - Akwasi
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Thought it was great with the session being online and having dual screens to work through at the same time as being shown. Craig was a great presenter with so much knowledge about Powerpoint I also really enjoyed the tips for word excel and outlook. Thanks so much!
    - Emily
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Cressida is an excellent trainer.
    - Manuella
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Good work keeping people engaged in an online training course
    - Nicola
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    was a really useful course and will help reduce time in preparing presentations moving forward
    - Elliot
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Useful content and engaging. Craig is very knowledgeable and great at taking us through the content.
    - Claudia
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Craig is a great facilitator. He is very professional extremely knowledgeable and went at the perfect pace for me. All the shortcut keys and tips and tricks are great and super useful. Thank you again
    - Kim
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Craig was an excellent trainer - he explained things very well and was patient and enthusiastic with everyone in the class as we asked many questions to make sure we understood and could complete tasks before we moved on. Thanks!
    - Shannon
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    The excel course I took last week was far better in presentation.
    - Denise
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    It was excellent. The facilitator Craig was very patient and hands on.
    - Elle
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Trainer was lovely, friendly and professional
    - Alice
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Thanks Craig it was extremely helpful!
    - Debbie
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    The trainer was fantastic entertaining and knowledgeable.
    - Jessica
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Presenter was great with answering questions. Very helpful and approachable.
    - Kim
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Fantastic - Really impressed how good this was. Craig was really professional helpful provided to good context practical and really easy to follow.
    - Katrina
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Thank you, the course was very professional and it made learning easy.
    - Donna
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    It was great! Thank you!
    - Mari-on
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Really useful and enjoyable thank you
    - Marie
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    The trainer was excellent.
    - Brett
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Craig presented the information very clear and well. He constantly checked if anyone had questions adapted to the needs of the groups during the day. The course booklet has a lot of information.
    - Enver
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Really useful and enjoyable thank you
    - Marie
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Excellent. Highly recommend. Craig is very knowledgeable about the subject and very helpful.
    - Jacqueline
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    It was great, I had previously done the Excel training and have loved both
    - Marisa
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Kate is wonderful - coherent, articulate and very helpful!
    - Jeniffer
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Very beneficial
    - Annette
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Amazing course, brilliantly executed. Can`t wait to sit through another training session.
    - Hana
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Thank you, the course was very professional and it made learning easy.
    - Donna
  • PowerPoint Advanced Training Course
    Great training opportunity - I would recommend it to anyone who is upgrading from office professional 2003 to 2010 as it is quite different.
    - Betty
  • PowerPoint Advanced training course
    Great course, Craig was teriffic!
    - Kristiaan

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