PowerPoint Training:
In-Person in SF or Online

Microsoft PowerPoint is the leading software for developing presentations and print documents with text and diagrams. Our hands-on PowerPoint classes have been crafted to help you build proficiency and provide you with the experience and understanding necessary to develop persuasive, dynamic presentations combining graphics, text, and animation effects. These instructor-led classes are delvered in-person at our San Francisco location as well as live online. We offer three levels of PowerPoint training.

 

PowerPoint Intro

The intro level of this class teaches you everything from how to navigate the PowerPoint interface to putting together speaker notes for your presentation. Topics include:

  • Navigate PowerPoint's features using the new "Fluent" interface
  • Create and modify a slideshow in minutes
  • Perfect mouse and keyboard controls for precision editing
  • Use the Format Painter to easily match character styles
  • Insert and adjust WordArt, SmartArt, and Excel-created tables and charts
  • Emphasize information by adding animated transition effects
  • Use PowerPoint themes to give your work a professional look and feel
  • Manage multiple versions of the same presentation by applying the "hide" feature
  • Add speaker notes to keep you on track during your talk
  • and much more! See full outline for our intro level PowerPoint training
REGISTER:
Price:  $295 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        Dec 16           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Jan 4            9am - 4pm  day - register
        Feb 17           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Mar 29           9am - 4pm  day - register
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PowerPoint Intermediate

Building upon the topics in the introductory class, the training in this level covers these topics:

  • Customizing a presentation
  • Animation techniques
  • Working with data from other sources
  • Managing and delivering a presentation
  • Presenting on the web
  • Workgroup collaboration
  • and much more! See full outline for PowerPoint Intermediate training
REGISTER:
Price:  $295 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        Dec 17           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Jan 5            9am - 4pm  day - register
        Feb 18           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Mar 30           9am - 4pm  day - register
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PowerPoint Advanced

To truly take your presentations to the next level, take our advanced class, with hands-on instruction in:

  • Slide Masters - The Next Level
  • Working with Advanced Hyperlinks
  • Embed/Add Video to Presentations
  • Advanced Animation Techniques
  • Advanced File Collaboration
  • Tips and Tricks for Advanced Formatting
  • Advanced Slideshow Options
  • Finalize a PowerPoint Presentation
  • and much more! See full outline for PowerPoint Advanced training
REGISTER:
Price:  $350 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.

PowerPoint Training Reviews:

4.5/5 review stars
Rated 4.7/5 based on 294 student reviews.

"Wonderful. Very effective. Excellent content. Trainer had an engaging personality."
- Tom Drews, What Works

"Very easy to follow. fun. I feel I learned alot and am confident in what I have learned."
- Maria Smith, Vivo

"I have learned a lot and really enjoyed the class! Thank you."
- Anastasia Vazheva, University of California Medical Center

"Instructor was very clear and friendly. I learned a ton and can't wait to take the intermediate class!"
- Michelle Nguyen, KQED, San Francisco

"It was great class. A ton of great information. It's a lot to cover in 1 day. but practice will equal retention :)"
- Robin Delaney, Paychex, San Francisco

"Excellent, trainer was very knowledgeable and helpful. I look forward to taking more classes from Academy X in the future."
- Student

"Wonderful. Very effective. Excellent content. Trainer had an engaging personality."
- Tom Drews, What Works, San Francisco

"Nice facility. Friendly, small group class size was great. Easy sign up process and friendly staff. I would likely recommend this training school."
- Yienie Peng, Union Bank, San Francisco

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