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Updated on: 10-11-2022

PowerPoint Introduction - Manage Slides, Run and Print a Presentation - Online

Topics covered

Manage Slides

  • Change slide layouts
  • Organise slides

Running a Presentation

  • Using Transitions
  • Applying Animations
  • Hiding slides
  • Keyboard shortcuts

Printing a Presentation

  • Print ranges
  • Printing options including handouts

Transitions provide a dynamic way to move from one slide to the next during a slide show. You can add a transition to just one slide, different transitions to different slides, or the same transition to all slides.

In PowerPoint, animations can be applied to text boxes, bullet points, and images so they move on the slide during a slide show. Animation presets in versions of PowerPoint affect all the content on the slide. Entrance and exit animation effects are a quick way to add movement to your slides.

Online training will be delivered via MS Teams. You will receive joining instructions before your selected session.


At the end of the session all delegates will:

On successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Change the slide layouts and organise the slides
  • Apply transitions and animations before running PowerPoint presentation
  • Print a presentation including different handouts

About the course

Course Code MLCSU-TR0057
Intended Audience Newcomers to PowerPoint or those who require a refresher
Delivery Method Online
Required Experience / Training No prior knowledge required Quiet room with access to MS Teams and headset or headphones
Duration of Training 1 hour