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Microsoft PowerPoint – Essentials


This course provides hands-on delivery, covering the following topics:

  • Creating a new presentation
  • Saving and closing presentations
  • Opening presentations
  • Bulleted lists
  • Using character sets and pictures for bullets
  • Indenting bullets
  • Creating numbered lists
  • Diagram gallery
  • Creating tables
  • Creating charts and graphs
  • Creating a chart from an Excel Spreadsheet
  • Using Clip Art
  • Animation schemes
  • Slide Design task pane
  • Screen shows
  • Using AutoFit and Smart Tags
  • Preview


This course is ideal for delegates who wish to create a range of presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint.

Delegates should be able to use the mouse and have a basic knowledge of computers.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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