Microsoft Office and QuickBooks Courses

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Level 1
One Day - Instructor-led


This course is designed for students who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2010.


Before attending this course, students must have either taken these classes or have the equivalent knowlege:

  • Microsoft® Office Windows® XP Introduction
  • Microsoft® Office Windows® XP Professional Level 1
  • Microsoft® Office Windows® XP Professional Level 2
  • Microsoft® Office Windows® 2000 Introduction


This course is one of a series of courseware titles that addresses Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification skill sets. The MOS certification program is for individuals who use Microsoft's business desktop software and who seek recognition for their expertise with specific Microsoft products.


    Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Identify the components of the PowerPoint 2010 interface
    • Create a presentation
    • Format text on slides
    • Add graphical objects to a presentation
    • Modify graphical objects in a presentation
    • Work with tables in a presentation
    • Add charts to a presentation
    • Prepare to deliver a presentation

      Course Outline

      Lesson 1: Getting Started with PowerPoint

        • Identify the Elements of the User Interface
        • View Presentations
        • Save a Presentation
        • Use Microsoft PowerPoint Help

          Lesson 2: Creating a Basic Presentation

            • Select a Presentation Type
            • Enter Text
            • Edit Text
            • Format Text Placeholders
            • Add Slides to a Presentation
            • Arrange Slides
            • Work with Themes

              Lesson 3: Formatting Text on Slides

                • Apply Character Formats
                • Format Paragraphs

                  Lesson 4: Adding Graphical Objects to a Presentation

                    • Insert Images into a Presentation
                    • Add Shapes
                    • Add Visual Styles to the Text in a Presentation

                      Lesson 5: Modifying Graphical Objects in a Presentation

                        • Edit Graphical Objects
                        • Format Graphical Objects
                        • Group Graphical Objects on a Slide
                        • Arrange Graphical Objects on a Slide
                        • Apply Animation Effects

                          Lesson 6: Working with Tables

                            • Insert a Table
                            • Format Tables
                            • Import Tables from Other Microsoft Office Applications

                              Lesson 7: Working with Charts

                                • Insert Charts
                                • Modify a Chart
                                • Import Charts from Other Microsoft Office Applications

                                  Lesson 8: Preparing to Deliver a Presentation

                                    • Review the Content in a Presentation
                                    • Divide a Presentation into Sections
                                    • Add Transitions
                                    • Add Speaker Notes
                                    • Print a Presentation
                                    • Deliver a Presentation