Training at Blue Novation



Since 1988, Blue Novation has designed and delivered exceptionally high standard training solutions to businesses in both the private and public sector. The quality of training we deliver is of paramount importance to us.

Our approach ensures that delegates enjoy their training whilst gaining the additional skills and knowledge to become more productive in the workplace.

PowerPoint Advanced

This course has been designed to provide delegates with a solid understanding of advanced PowerPoint tools and concepts in order to bring their ability to create powerful presentations to an expert level.

Course Topics

PowerPoint Basics

Exploring the PowerPoint environment • Help options • Closing presentations • Closing PowerPoint

Working with Themes & Slide Masters

applying multiple themes • applying themes to slide masters • working with slide masters  including an object on every slide • hiding master background objects

Colour Schemes

choosing a colour scheme • saving modified colour schemes • changing colour schemes

Advanced Slide Shows

adding action buttons • timing a slide show • advanced animations • inserting sounds/movie clips • taking notes

Working with Wordart

creating Wordart text • formatting Wordart • changing Wordart shapes

Working with SmartArt

Types of SmartArt • Adding SmartArt to a Presentation • Working with the SmartArt Canvas • Adding & Deleting Shapes in SmartArt • Reordering Shapes in SmartArt  SmartArt Animation Options

Linking With Other Applications

create slides using a Word document • creating a Word document from a PowerPoint presentation • inserting a Word table in a presentation • using Excel charts in PowerPoint

Drawing & Modifying Objects

drawing preset shapes • drawing custom shapes • adding text to shapes • formatting shapes

Customising PowerPoint

assigning macros to buttons & menus • changing an existing design template • creating comments • creating templates

Enhancing Audio and Visual Elements

Adding Narrations • Creating Special Effects • Customizing Illustrations • Formatting Charts

Distributing Your Presentation

Overview of Distribution Options • Printing a Presentation • Saving Presentations in Different Formats • Exploring Web Options

Course Dates

Course Dates

On Request

Course Duration

1 day

Course Timings





Delegates should have attended the Introductory course or gained similar knowledge in the workplace.

Training Formats

Private course · tailored · 1 to 1 (all instructor led)


A comprehensive course manual provides support throughout the course and upon your return to the office.

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