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Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training

You will learn the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2016. You will explore the PowerPoint environment and create a presentation. You will format text on slides to enhance clarity and add graphical objects to a presentation and modify them. You will also add tables and charts to a presentation to present data in a structured form and then finalize a presentation.

You will then move on to build upon their basic skills and will learn and use advanced techniques such as working with Masters and Special Effects within their presentations. Upon completion of this program you will be prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exam 77-729 (PowerPoint). The registration fee for this exam is included with this program. Proctor fees may apply, which are not included.

6 Months / 60 Course Hrs
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Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training (Voucher Included) Details + Objective

Course Code: GES878

You Will Learn
  • Learn basic through advanced functions of Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
  • Create slideshows and input content, graphics, and special effects
  • Modify slideshows and share them
  • Use tables and charts within a presentation to format data
How the course is taught
  • Self-paced, online course
  • 6 months to complete
  • Open enrollment, begin anytime
  • 60 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Become prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exam 77-729 (PowerPoint)
  • Learn how to present information in a compelling, appealing way
  • Use Microsoft PowerPoint more efficiently and effectively in your professional life
  • Understand the program’s advanced functions and use them to improve your slideshows
Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training (Voucher Included) Outline
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Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part I

Learn how to create a PowerPoint presentation, use the ribbon menu, and quick access toolbar.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part II

Understand the backstage view, presentation formatting, and how to work with images.

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part III

Work with tables and charts, finalize presentations, and take the introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 exam.

Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part I

Know how to customize presentations, master a presentation, and work with special effects and SmartArt.

Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part I

Use multimedia, set up a slideshow, and use outlines and slides.

Advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Part I

Manage multiple presentations, share and secure a presentation, and take the advanced Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 exam.

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Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training (Voucher Included) Instructors
Tracy Berry 

Tracy Berry has helped many organizations optimize and streamline data solutions. She teaches both onsite and online courses and has her CTT (Certified Technical Trainer) certification. Tracy specializes in teaching graphics, desktop publishing, web design, reporting/productivity applications, Microsoft Office, as well as the creation of online courses with software from leading vendors. Tracy has been a senior graphic designer/programmer, instructor, and consultant since 1993. She has developed hundreds of logos, marketing materials, websites, and multimedia solutions for customers worldwide, including involvement in large corporate software rollouts. Tracy is also an expert in all Microsoft Office programs.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training (Voucher Included) Requirements / Prerequisites

Students should be familiar with using a personal computer, mouse, and keyboard. They should be comfortable in a Windows environment, and have the ability to launch and close activities and navigate to information stored on the computer. They should also have an ability to manage files and folders.

This online program can only be taken on a PC; it is not Mac compatible. It is compatible with Windows XP and later operating systems and you will need the latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. We highly recommend that you use Firefox or Chrome in place of other web browsers. Adobe Acrobat Reader or an alternative software application to open and read PDF files is required. You will also need the Microsoft Office 2016 Suite for this program as there are no free trials. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the program.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Certification Training (Voucher Included) Frequently Asked Questions
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Can I register for programs if I am an international student?

Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.

How long does it take to complete a program?

All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. When you register, you’ll receive six (6) months to complete the program.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my program within the time frame provided?

The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee may be charged for an extension.

Do I have to buy additional materials?

No.

Can I get financial assistance?

ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements.

What happens when I complete the program? 

Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. In addition, you will receive an exam voucher for the Microsoft Certification Exam 77-729 (PowerPoint).

Am I guaranteed a job?

ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.

Who will be my instructor?

Each student is paired with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.

What software or hardware do I need in order to take online programs and what are the system requirements?

In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don’t have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is the best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.

Can I use a Mac?

No.

How can I get more information about this program?

If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button above). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please feel free to send us a question using the “Contact Us” form to the right. You may also call us at 1-877-221-5151. We will answer your questions promptly.

When can I start the program?

Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready. Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.

Does this program prepare for a certification?

Yes, you will be prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-729 (PowerPoint) and you will receive an exam voucher after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.

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