9 Essential PowerPoint Lessons For Training Professionals

Learn how to use PowerPoint to tell your story in a powerful course built specifically for training professionals
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How to present PowerPoint content that is easy to digest
How to make your PowerPoint slides come alive

Requirements

  • Have access to a computer with PowerPoint installed

Description

Do you struggle with presentations and getting your ideas out in a way that your audience finds engaging and impactful? This FREE primer course describes what the pros do to make their PowerPoint slides come alive.


Use the tips provided to help you present content that makes it easier for your audience to digest, understand, apply, and take action. This also acts as a nice introduction to PowerPoint Masterclass for Trainers, a program designed by trainers for trainers to help them develop the PowerPoint skills needed to be successful.

Who this course is for:

  • Training Professionals
  • Instructional Designers
  • Graphic Designers
  • Elearning Developers
  • Manager of Training Professionals

Course content

2 sections13 lectures34m total length
  • Welcome
    00:40
  • Getting Around
    04:22
  • Tip #1 - Design For Impact
    04:53
  • Tip #2 - Less Words, More Visuals
    02:49
  • Tip #3 - Invest In Infographics
    03:35
  • Tip #4 - Sync Visuals With Talking Points
    02:40
  • Tip #5 - Use Multimedia
    02:49
  • Tip #6 - Make It Interactive
    02:11
  • Tip #7 - Create Builds
    01:55
  • Tip #8 - Make The Content Good
    04:46
  • Tip #9 - Create Robust Handouts
    02:54
  • Wrap-Up
    00:40

Instructor

Consultant | Educator | Coach
Gus Prestera
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 503 Reviews
  • 36,111 Students
  • 9 Courses

Gus has run his own organizational effectiveness consulting practice for over 20 years and has worked with hundreds of client organizations ranging from pharmaceutical and consumer healthcare product companies to brokerage, banks, and insurance companies, from IT startups to long-established telecommunications service providers as well as law firms, retailers, hospital systems, and chemical manufacturers. His proposals have won—and lost—multi-million dollar deals as well as much smaller ones.

He has earned a PhD in Education with a minor in Leadership, an MBA, and a BS in Marketing as well as a Certified Performance Technologist designation. He has taught Masters-level elearning design courses and frequently delivers live and virtual workshops for leaders at all levels. He regularly presents at industry conferences and is a recognized thought leader in the talent development industry. His passion, though, is mentoring colleagues and fellow consultants as they launch and expand their businesses. Over the years, he has counseled hundreds of business consultants and budding entrepreneurs.