Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

at NYC Career Centers - Midtown

Course Details
$219 10 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Aug 01, 10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time

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Midtown, Manhattan
185 Madison Ave 3rd Floor
At E 34th St
New York, New York 10016
Purchase Options
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 7

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this powerpoint class:

Acquire essential skills to create presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint, including aligning images and creating shapes, tables, and charts. First, you'll dive into the PowerPoint user interface, including customizing the ribbon. Then you'll learn how to incorporate appealing visuals using images, SmartArt, layered objects, tables, and charts.

Hands-On PowerPoint Training in NYC
In this seven-hour course, you'll review all the basics of PowerPoint step-by-step, from setting up and customizing the user interface to navigating the application during a presentation. After exploring each component from shapes and images to animations, transitions, and diagrams, you'll learn tips to proof and edit your final product. At the end of the course, we'll review presentation tools and best practices, including how to use annotations, speaker notes, and presenter view.

Microsoft PowerPoint Bootcamp
Enroll in our PowerPoint Bootcamp to take advantage of PowerPoint's full potential. Over two days and 14 training hours, we'll cover PowerPoint basics in Level 1 and advanced features like incorporating video and audio into your presentation or recording slides. Choose from convenient weekday, weeknight, and evening classes to suit your needs.

None; basic computer skills

Course Overview

  • Identify the basic features and functions of PowerPoint 2016.
  • Develop a PowerPoint presentation.
  • Add images to your presentation.
  • Build diagrams using SmartArt
  • Create and Adjust Shapes
  • Allign and Distribute Objects
  • Create and Design Tables
  • Create and Design Charts
  • Prepare to deliver your presentation.
  • Use Animation
  • Run PowerPoint Presentation

Please CLICK HERE for the Course Syllabus

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy

Note: This provider has a temporary cancellation policy for COVID-19 related cancellations which is as follows: 

We are allowing attendees to reschedule at no charge or keep class credit for up to two years. Email us at [email protected] 


Original cancellation policy (non-COVID-19):

  • Registration Fee: All courses include a non-refundable registration fee of 10%.
  • Cancellations: Students may cancel up to seven business days prior to the course and receive all monies paid, less the non-refundable registration fee. Cancellation requests within the policy should be made directly to CourseHorse.
  • Rescheduling: Students may reschedule once up to three business days prior to the start date of the course at no charge. Reschedules within three business days incur a $20 rescheduling fee. Reschedule requests should be emailed to [email protected]


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We are located in New York City on 34th street and Madison Avenue, a few blocks from Penn Station, Port Authority and Times Square.

Start Dates (4)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time TBD 1 $219
10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time TBD 1 $219
6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD 2 $219
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Sep 22 6:00pm - 9:00pm Eastern Time TBD
10:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time TBD 1 $219

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Question from Steve
Is this class for Mac friendly?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Steve! This class is taught both on Mac and PC and are provided to students. Hope this helps.
Question from Lauren H.
Is the Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 test taught by a live instructor?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Lauren! Yes, this is being taught by a live instructor. Thanks!

Reviews of Classes at NYC Career Centers (667)

(667 Reviews)
Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Reviewed by Anonymous on 9/16/2019
Very good overview of tools available in program. Teacher was helpful and articulate.
Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Reviewed by Anonymous on 6/28/2016
it was fun - I really enjoyed doing the presentation! Thanks again!
Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Reviewed by Anonymous on 6/25/2016
Class was good and well-rounded. I would have liked more hands-on instruction regarding our finished projects.
Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Reviewed by Stephen H. on 7/12/2018
Beginner Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
Reviewed by Kyeonghwa P. on 6/7/2018
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