Training Courses

Creating High Impact Presentations

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One Day Course


This course is designed for those giving presentations with PowerPoint but who have been primarily limited to text slides, bullet points or clip art.

The course demonstrates how Microsoft PowerPoint can be used to produce slides with powerful visual impact. The course also covers how to remain centre stage when delivering presentations to create real impact with the audience.You need some experience of using Microsoft Powerpoint before attending this course. No prior experience of delivering presentations is required.

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    One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

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    From £499 + VAT per day

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Course Outline

  • Introduction
    • Designing presentations with impact
    • Planning slides around your audience's needs
    • Colour theory and how to make it work for you
    • Limiting text
    • Adding digital photos and scanned images
    • Creating your own picture gallery
    • Highlighting key points: hints and tips and good practice
    • Using a macro to perform routine tasks

    Delivering a professional presentation using PowerPoint
    • Staying in control and planning ahead
    • How and when to rehearse
    • Setting up equipment on the day
    • Preparing for and managing equipment malfunction
    • Ten tips to keep the audience interested
    • Using a remote mouse
  • Different Styles of Presenting
    • Giving presentations to small and large groups
    • Team presentations
    • What to give away
    • Preparing backup Powerpoint slides to support answers to questions
    • Preparing handouts for your presentations
    - what to prepare and
    - how to use them

    Making a Presentation
    • Participants will have several opportunities to present during the day to refine both the slides in their presentations and their delivery style

    Questions and answers
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Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

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We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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  Client Ratings

Attendees surveyed19572
  Trainer Knowledge9.8 / 10
  Trainer Materials9.6 / 10
  Trainer Preparation9.8 / 10
  Overall Trainer Score9.7 / 10
  Centre Lunch9.6 / 10
  Centre Staff9.9 / 10
  Overall Centre Score9.7 / 10
  Overall Experience9.6 / 10
  % Who Would Recommend Us99.7%

  Recent Feedback

"Debbie was very approachable and great at finding the answer to those very tricky questions."

"Tailored to our needs. Finished the day with a far greater knowledge of powerpoint."