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Introduction to and Developing PowerPoint Skills

We have two courses running:

Level 1

  • 13 May 2019 - 15 May 2019
    This course runs on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 9am and 5pm.

Level 2

  • 17 June 2019 - 19 June 2019
    This course runs on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 9am and 5pm.

Location: Both courses are held at Ruskin Hall Campus, Old Headington, Oxford, OX3 9BZ

Contact Us:  01865 759600 |


This course is designed to provide learners with the skills to create professional standard presentations or simply for personal use.
You would expect the course to cover areas including (but not limited to):

  • Styles and creation of templates
  • Inserting objects and applying customised animations and transitions

This is a residential course, you may be eligible for two nights' accommodation and food. We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it. For more information call us on (0)1865 759600 or visit our Further Education fees and funding page

If you are not eligible for financial support the course will cost £260 (this includes lunch).

Entry Requirements & How to Apply MORE INFORMATION

While there are no entry requirements for this course, it is advised that you have computer skills and a basic ability to use a keyboard.
Upon application for the courses you will be invited for an initial assessment and interview to ensure that the course is suitable for you.

To apply for this course please click Apply Now and we will get in touch. Alternatively you can ring us on 01865 759600. You can also email us at

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“I had support of a very high standard which helped me no end. Much appreciated”

“Things quite terrifying were made very easy to learn/ absorb”

“I have learnt so much and intend to use what I have learned in my voluntary work ”

“I knew little about PowerPoint but have seem some impressive presentations and wanted to be able to do the same- I now have the skills”

The course can be built on by attending other IT courses (such as spreadsheets, Word and internet) to achieve the ITQ for IT Users Award. The content of this unit has been developed with employers to ensure it is relevant to the real world and meets the needs of employers.

On completion of this course learners will be able to use a range of PowerPoint tools and techniques to produce effective presentations for education, entertainment or information sharing.

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