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State of New Jersey, Civil Service Commission
Governor Phil Murphy • Lt.Governor Sheila Oliver

Scheduled Date:  
Thursday, August 30, 2018

Mercer County Community College
1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ 08550

 Cost: $159pp   ***See Summer Special rates here***

Includes Course Material

Length: 6 hours

Time: 8:30am - 4:00pm

Pre-Requisite: Microsoft PowerPoint Basic

Course Description

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in PowerPoint Basic. Students will customize PowerPoint by modifying the Quick Access Toolbar and creating macros. They will also apply themes and templates, and they will work with SmartArt graphics and tables. Students will add multimedia content and interactive elements to slides, and they will learn about presentation distribution options including PDF and HTML. Finally, students will integrate PowerPoint with Word and Excel.

Course Outline

Unit 1: Custom presentation options
Topic A: Application settings
Topic B: Custom themes
Topic C: Custom templates
Topic D: Advanced slide master techniques

Unit 2: Graphic and multimedia content
Topic A: Modifying clip art
Topic B: Media clips
Topic C: Animations
Topic D: Photo albums

Unit 3: Customizing SmartArt graphics and tables
Topic A: Customizing SmartArt graphics
Topic B: Customizing tables

Unit 4: Action buttons and custom slide shows
Topic A: Interactive elements
Topic B: Custom slide shows

Unit 5: Distributing a presentation
Topic A: Comments
Topic B: Finishing a presentation
Topic C: Distributing a presentation
Topic D: Publish as a Web page

Unit 6: Integrating Microsoft Office files
Topic A: Build slides from a Word outline
Topic B: Embed and link content
Topic C: Documents linked with hyperlinks



Please complete the HR-1 Training Authorization Form to request classroom training. Your direct supervisor, departmental training coordinator and fiscal officer must approve the form. HR-1's received without proper approval will be returned to the Department's Training Coordinator.

You are not scheduled for the requested classroom training until you receive an official email confirmation from CLIP.

Fax your form to 609-777-2336. For any questions, please call the Registration Team at 609-777-2225.


Training Authorization Form


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