Microsoft PowerPoint - Advanced

Microsoft Short Courses
Professional / Short Course
1 Day (9.30am - 5.00pm)
Validated by
Griffith College
NFQ Level
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Course Overview

This Advanced PowerPoint course will enable participants to move on from the basics of PowerPoint and build full presentations with interactive media elements and sound.

Our Advanced PowerPoint course is designed for delegates who have covered the introduction to PowerPoint , but are now required to deliver professional presentations from start to finish using the array of PowerPoint tools available.  Presentations can be prepared for both Print and Screen.  It will enable you to add to your skills and use PowerPoint to its full potential.

Intake Dates

The upcoming intakes include: 

  • October*
  • December*
  • February*
  • March*
  • May*
  • August*

*subject to sufficient numbers

Course Details


  • What is Speech and Handwriting Recognition
  • Setting Up Speech Recognition
  • Using Speech Recognition
  • Using Dictation and Voice Commands
  • Using Handwriting Recognition

  • Sharing a Workspace
  • Sharing a Presentation
  • Reviewing a Presentation
  • Managing a Reviewed Presentation
  • Collaborating Online

  • Configuring PowerPoint Options
  • Configuring AutoCorrect Options
  • Customizing Toolbars
  • Working With Smart Tags
  • Working With The Research Pane

  • Creating Custom Shows
  • Customising The Show Set Up
  • Packaging Presentations on to a CD
  • Broadcasting A Presentation

  • Working With Web Scripts
  • Using The Microsoft Script Editor
  • Using Event Handlers
  • Creating Web Script Commands

  • Understanding The Needs Of The Audience
  • Creating A Storyboard
  • Capturing Audience Attention
  • Using Design Consistency

  • Working With The Physical Location
  • Setting The Stage
  • Working With The Equipment
  • Being Prepared

Course Contacts

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.


This course is available as customised training.Please contact [email protected] for further information about this option.

How to Apply

How to apply

Directly to Griffith College Short Courses Department


Study mode: Part time

Fee: Available upon request

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