Microsoft ICDL Presentation Program


Microsoft Presentation program  is probably the most widely used software in the world for efficiently communicating information to an audience, in a concise & exciting format.  This course is an ideal starting point for those who have little or no experience of using Microsoft PowerPoint, as it introduces basic presentation concepts & features and continues over 4 weeks to help the learner develop a solid working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint (up to ECDL level).


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Microsoft ICDL Presentation Program

Aim: This ICDL Presentation program is a software program (also called a Powerpoint module) that aims to create and display information in the form of a slide show. This slide show presentation can include text, graphs, animation and transitions.

Delivery:  The Microsoft ICDL  Presentation program is delivered by an Irish Computer Society (ICS) approved tutor. The class is structured with the use of a power-point presentation, tutorials, workbook material and each participant will have hands-on computer practice.

What award do I receive? At the end of the Microsoft Presentation program, it is optional for each learner (at an extra cost) to sit the ICDL Presentation Exam. If successful each candidate will receive an ICS-skills awarded certificate.

Course Duration: The Microsoft Power-Point Module is run over 3 mornings 10am-1pm or alternatively over 3 evenings from 6.45-9.45pm. This course can be run as an individual module or as part of the ICDL certification (7 modules in total).

Entry Requirements: Good command of the English language. Intermediate level of computer literacy.

How much does it cost? The course module fee is €70. We accept cash or card payments

Course Venue: The course is held in Castleblayney Community Enterprise Centre, Dublin Road, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan A75 WF72

Course Details

Topics covered include:

  • Creating a PowerPoint presentation
  • Exploring the Ribbon
  • Import a file into PowerPoint
  • Add text to a slide
  • Inserting/ Deleting Text, Images & Shapes
  • Inserting/ Deleting Tables & Charts
  • Templates
  • Formatting PowerPoint presentations
  • Finalizing the presentation
  • Running a Slide Show
  • Printing a Slide Show




After successful completion of the Microsoft Presentation program Computer Exam, each participant will receive a certificate awarded by the Irish Computer Society.


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