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Microsoft Office PowerPoint Intermediate

- MICT SETA: ACC/2012/07/748US258880, NQF3, Credits: 3

- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification upon successful completion of the international exam

Welcome to the second part of our Microsoft Office PowerPoint training program.


This intermediate-level course is designed to help users who are familiar with PowerPoint’s basic features take their skills to the next level.


By the end of this course, users should be comfortable creating graphs, charts and drawings in Microsoft PowerPoint. Learners will also understand and apply animation and transition effects and customise the Master Slides.



Features & Benefits

  •  This course is accredited with MICT SETA upon successful completion of your Portfolio of Evidence (PoE) for Unit Standard 258880.


  • Get 12 months access to your course via our myWay Learning Platform that includes video lectures, extra resources, questionnaires and much more.
  • Take full advantage of our new Hybrid Learning by attending on campus or virtually. Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere. (Read More) 


  • Attendees will learn practical skills which can be applied in the work environment.
  • Earn your own income by becoming a consultant in this field of expertise.
  • Complete all three levels of PowerPoint training and prepare to write the internationally recognized Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) examination.

Outcomes & Objectives

Upon completion of this course and successful assessment, learners will have acquired these skills
  • Create a graph in a presentation.
  • Create an organisational chart in a presentation.
  • Create a drawing in a presentation.
  • Import images into a presentation.
  • Manipulate Images and objects in a presentation.
  • Animation effects and transitions are applied or added to a presentation.
  • Master Slides are customised within a presentation.
  • Pricing & Payment Options

  • Duration

    In Class/Virtual Class, Hybrid Learning (Learn More)
    • 1 Day (08:30 – 16:00) Classes are  presented via our Hybrid Learning allowing learners the flexibility to attend on campus or in the comfort of their home or workplace.
    Online , Mentored Learning (Learn More)
    • 12 Months Self-paced, access anytime, anywhere via our myWay Learning Platform
  • Course Prerequisites

    It is assumed that the learner:
    • has completed PowerPoint Essentials or have equivalent experience.
    • has an understanding and basic experience with Microsoft PowerPoint.
    • has mathematical literacy and communication skills at least at NQF level 2
    • has Mathematical literacy and communication skills at least at NQF level 1.
    • is competent at use a Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based presentation application to prepare and produce a presentation according to a given brief (ID 117923 - NQF level 2).

Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Part Time Mentored Learning

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

Our Hybrid Delivery Methods

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.


Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.


Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.


A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.


In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.


Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

Important Notes

  • Learners to arrive at the training venue from 08:00 in preparation for 08:30 starting time
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order.
  • For full day, on campus courses, Learnfast will supply you with a computer to use for training (if applicable),& tea/coffee and a full lunch. Catering is not included for On-Site training and laptops are available for hire at an additional cost if required.
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via email at least 5-10 working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees will be retained for no shows.
  • Virtual learners are required to have a stable internet connection & a working headset available for sound purposes.
  • Learners who use their own laptops are fully responsible to ensure that administration rights, software installations, etc. are working sufficiently prior to training.
  • Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  • Learnfast is not responsible for costs associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients.

Module 1: Work with images, drawings and objects in MS PowerPoint

In this lesson, the learner will learn how to work with images, drawings and SmartArt. SmartArt is Microsoft’s intelligent way of creating diagrams.


  • Insert pictures/images into a presentation
  • Insert shapes
  • Insert SmartArt


Module 2: Customise master slides in a presentation

A slide master is the top slide in a hierarchy of slides that stores information about the theme and slide layouts of a presentation, including the background, colour, fonts, effects, placeholder sizes, and positioning. Every presentation contains at least one slide master.


  • Modify slide masters and slide layouts
  • Modify the notes master and handout master


Module 3: Modifying Objects in your

Presentation In this lesson, we will learn how to modify objects. Many of these techniques work for shapes and text boxes, too. We will start by learning how to select, edit, resize, compress, change, and reset images.


  • Edit objects
  • Arrange objects
  • Animate objects
  • Modify SmartArt
  • Format characters

Module 4: Adding Tables to your Presentation

Tables provide an easy, familiar way to organize data in a presentation, especially numerical or statistical information. In this topic, you will learn how to create and modify a basic table.


  • Create a table
  • Format a table
  • Insert a table from other MS applications

Module 5: Adding Charts to your Presentation

Sometimes, complex data can better be presented through a chart or graph. Microsoft PowerPoint integrates with Microsoft Excel to provide a wide variety of appealing charts that are easy to create.


  • Create a Chart
  • Format a Chart
  • Manipulate a Chart

Module 6: Apply Animation Effects and Transitions

After completing this module, the learner will be able to apply animation effects and transitions to a slide presentation.


  • Apply animation effects
  • Apply transitions
  • Customise animations and transitions


    No dates have been specified for this course.
    Please contact The CAD Corporation for more information and dates on this course.

By completing the below online booking, a booking confirmation will be sent out and an invoice will be generated. A place will be reserved on this course and you are expected to attend. If you require a quote first please contact Learnfast offices and speak to a sales consultant.

Microsoft Office PowerPoint Intermediate

  1. By booking for this course, an invoice will be generated and you will be liable for the payment of this invoice. If you require a quote, please contact The CAD Corporation Offices.
  2. After the generation of the invoice a training confirmation will be emailed using the details provided above.
  3. The CAD Corporation retains the rights to change this calendar without any notification.
  4. Tea/coffee and a light lunch will be provided.
  5. All university students will receive a 10% discount for cash payments.
  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
  7. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.

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