Microsoft PowerPoint Diploma is an accredited online training course. Microsoft PowerPoint is needed in many jobs. It is growing in popularity and this increased a lot in the last few years, since the pandemic.

Online Microsoft PowerPoint Diploma

Our Microsoft Certified Academy offers you the opportunity to achieve a Microsoft Diploma in PowerPoint. This will include training at Beginner Level, Intermediate Level plus Advanced Level.

Diploma Objective

We are a Certified Microsoft Office Academy. Our courses enable students to gain the necessary skills needed for everyday tasks. ThePowerPoint Diploma is a CPD Accredited. The Diploma is issued to participants on successful completion of the course.

Diploma Format

A Virtual Tutor delivers the online training. The Virtual Tutor will instruct, correct your work immediately and provide examples. This method of training is similar to having your own personal IT trainer. Students find this is a very effective way of delivering interactive online training.

PowerPoint Diploma Content

Beginner Module

  • Getting started
  • Overview of the working environment
  • Edit/View/Zoom/Create/move/copy slides
  • Input/select/edit text
  • Undo/redo an action
  • Making use of the Notes page
  • Themes and layouts
  • Character format/font/case/size/spacing
  • Present and format
  • Beginner level functions
  • Play the slide show
  • Printing and editing the layout
  • Create new presentation
  • Number/indent paragraph
  • Copy formats

Intermediate Module

  • Manage/move text in an outline
  • Create a presentation from PowerPoint
  • Rotate/apply effects to objects
  • Grid and guides
  • Draw shapes and copy/duplicate/resize/format/edit objects
  • Create/style/insert/edit/format a table
  • Manage table’s rows/columns/cells
  • Insert/manage/format a diagram
  • Slide background
  • Align/distribute/group/ungroup objects
  • Change the objects’ stacking order
  • Create a text box/PowerPoint Art object
  • Format text object/text effects
  • Format/manage/insert/save pictures
  • Customise a theme
  • Manage layouts/placeholders
  • Format/use slide masters
  • The Notes Master
  • The Handout Master

Advanced Module

  • Discover PowerPoint, create your first slides
  • Screen a slide show, or print it
  • Make the text look good
  • How to use illustrations
  • Using pictures
  • Explain everything with a quality chart
  • Get the text right
  • Turn a speech into a slide show
  • Using advanced objects
  • Make the most of tables and diagrams
  • Do more with slides
  • Polish the presentation – pro level
  • Master the master slide
  • Customise, finalise the slides
  • Approach expert status

Dates and Duration

Training can be completed flexibly. Start date to suit your needs.

Course Requirements

No requirements are needed for this course as it is designed to start at the beginner level.

CPD Accredited Course


  • The training programme was written by Senior Microsoft Trainers at a Microsoft Certified Academy
  • Live help with your own virtual tutor
  • CPD Accredited Microsoft PowerPoint Diploma issued on completion
  • A number of practical exercises are included
  • On completion, a CPD Accredited Diploma will be issued by the Microsoft Academy, which will build your CV and career options.