PowerPoint Training:
San Jose Online

PowerPoint is Microsoft's industry-standard software application for designing and conducting presentations in any professional context. Skill with this powerful software application is a prerequisite for those who present in virtually any capacity. The software can also be used to create print documents with diagrams, charts, and stock photos -- such as flyers, brochures, and presentation decks.


PowerPoint Intro

Our introductory PowerPoint training will provide you with hands-on practice developing presentations that blend text, graphics and animation effects. Your instructor brings their experience to help you learn to:

  • 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
Price:  $290 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        Jul 31           6am - 1pm  day - register
        Aug 26           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Oct 9            6am - 1pm  day - register
        Nov 12           9am - 4pm  day - register
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PowerPoint Intermediate

AcademyX's intermediate PowerPoint class builds on your basic understanding of the program, using practical, hands-on exercises to train you on these subjects:

  • 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
Price:  $290 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.

PowerPoint Advanced

AcademyX's Advanced PowerPoint training will prepare you to draw on its most sophisticated features to inform, inspire, entertain and persuade. Through hands-on training lessons, our instructor-led PowerPoint course covers these advanced topics:

  • 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
Price:  $290 for 6 hours.
In-Person Training:
        No classes scheduled. Get a quote for private training.
Online Live Training:
        Aug 2            6am - 1pm  day - register
        Aug 28           9am - 4pm  day - register
        Oct 11           6am - 1pm  day - register
        Nov 13           9am - 4pm  day - register
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PowerPoint Training Reviews:

5/5 review stars
Rated 4.9/5 based on 87 student reviews.

Great introroduction to PowerPoint. Instructor was knowledgeable and I enjoyed him as an instructor.
- Lisa Sullivan

Loved it. Absolutely terrific and immediately relevant to my work needs.
- Amy

I enjoyed the class and learned a lot of basics on PowerPoint which I did not know.
- Brian Hom

I was super excited and instructor delivered exactly what I needed in the training! I can't wait to implement everything i've learned to a new presentation!
- Charlotte Hernandez, Sunpower Corp, San Jose

Awesome!!! Excellent!! Easy to follow!!!
- Chris Carney, Intuit, Menlo Park

The training was great. There was alot of shortcuts that the instructor showed us that is going to cut down on taking so much time in doing various projects.
- Elena

Our class was small so the session went smoothly and quickly. We were able to take on other topics not part of the book which was a bonus and helpful.
- Gil Acedillo, Ericsson

I learned a lot, I especially liked the outline feature. Instructor is a very patient teacher.
- Heidi Rennison

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