Learnit Training
PowerPoint Basic Course
  • Small groups
  • Covid-19 safe
  • Experienced teacher
  • Possible online
  • Practical training

In this training you learn in one day how to set up a PowerPoint presentation and how to adapt existing presentations.

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"It is a good learning method to get started with the course yourself and if there are any uncertainties, you can ask the trainer. The course material is very clear, well-organised and a nice method to work with." - Rating: 8.6

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PowerPoint Basic Course

Do you want to learn how to support a presentation visually by using PowerPoint? In this training you learn step-by-step how to build a presentation with PowerPoint. You will learn how to enter text and how to dress up your presentation with charts, illustrations, videos, animations and much more. Of course, you will also learn how to operate PowerPoint while playing it.


  • Fundamentals of the PowerPoint programme
  • Edit existing presentation
  • Setting up the first presentation
  • Slideshape
  • Using animation effects
  • Illustrations, figures and drawings
  • Insert tables/graphs
  • Organisation charts
  • Note pages and handouts

The trainer

You will be guided in this training by a very experienced trainer. At the start of the training, the trainer will discuss your entry level and what you want to get out of the training, so that you can focus on the topics and exercises that are important to you. Our trainer knows everything about PowerPoint and will help you master it at your level.

Which version? 2013, 2016 and 2019.

When you register, you can fill in which version you are using. Our planners will then ensure that you can follow the training in the correct software version with the material written for this version.

Case studies

If you have encountered problems yourself or would like to carry out certain actions more efficiently, it can be enlightening to bring an example from your working environment to the training. You can then work in an even more practice-oriented way.


At the end of the training you will have learned what MS PowerPoint has to offer and you will be able to put the most important functions of this programme into practice. You have made your first presentation and are ready to turn your story into an inspiring presentation.

Prior knowledge

For this training, no experience with PowerPoint is needed. However, some experience with Windows is a plus. The Windows Basic training can be used as a basis.


This training can be followed in different versions. Please indicate whether you use PowerPoint 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 or 2019.

Course format

This training is offered on the basis of our Open Learning Method. This means that under the active guidance of our trainer, you work independently to master the material. This enables you to achieve your learning goals at your own pace without being hindered by the faster or slower pace of your fellow course members. The trainer will make sure you stay on track and achieve your learning goals. This type of learning allows for customisation. You are given the opportunity to bring in examples from your own practice and IT environment, which will help you learn even more specifically .


The training is provided in Dutch as standard. The trainer has a good command of the English language. Use can be made of course material in English. With a minimum of three participants, the training can also be provided entirely in English.


Prices mentioned are per person, including course material. Lunch is included in the on-site training.

On location Online
Duration 1 day 2 sessions of 3 hours
Price per day, excluding VAT € 325,- € 240,-
Total, incl. VAT € 393,25 € 290,40


After completion of the training, a Learnit certificate is issued as proof of participation.


We also organise this training online. For this we use Webbex or Zoom. Login with Skype is also possible. On request, this training can also be organised with Microsoft Teams.

The training takes 2 sessions of 3 hours, spread over 2 weeks.

  • You can participate again free of charge up to one year after the training.
  • For an additional catering fee, you can also participate in a classroom training.


The course PowerPoint Basics has been assessed with An average of 8.4.

"It is a good learning method to get started with the course yourself and if there are any uncertainties, you can ask the trainer. The course material is very clear, well-organised and a nice method to work with." - Rating: 8.6

H. van Oosten, Global Energy Services - PowerPoint Basics

"Learnit has a casual, personal approach." - Rating: 7.9

M. Olijhoek, Waste-to-Energy Company - PowerPoint Basics

"The structure of self-study but with the presence of a trainer, learning at one's own pace and according to one's own level of knowledge, works particularly well! - Rating: 10.0

Saskia Ykelenstam, Randstad Netherlands - PowerPoint Basics

"I had a good impression of the training. In terms of content, the programme offers a lot of inspiration to work with it myself and to use it for one's own presentations or to use it for teaching materials." - Rating: 7.6

E. van der Noll, 10th Montessori School 'De Meidoorn - PowerPoint Basic

"It's nice that you can work at your own pace. In addition, you can set your own learning goals and have the training adjusted to this." - Rating: 8.0

C. Miller - PowerPoint Basics

"The learning method really appeals to me. You can follow the course at your own speed and level without being bothered by other course members who go faster or slower and keep asking questions." - Rating: 7.3

Vilmie van Grimbergen, JCC Venlo BV - PowerPoint Basics

"Independent work guided by trainer. Small group so trainer has enough time to help people." - Rating: 8.3

J. Hamer, Scania Production Zwolle B.V. - PowerPoint Basic

"The PowerPoint training course was great, the teacher really cared about my progress and made sure I left the room an expert. I would highly recommend it." - Rating: 8.3

M. Elliott, O3b Networks - PowerPoint Basics

"Professional instructor, very customer-friendly. Definitely worthwhile. In any case, I learnt a lot from it." - Rating: 7.6

D. Stolp, IJsterk Beheer Foundation - PowerPoint Basics

"The PowerPoint training is fun to do and very informative. Within two days, I can handle PowerPoint very well and I know all the tricks." - Rating: 9.0

M. Hulshoff - PowerPoint Basics

"Very good teaching method for a course taught by a professional and enthusiastic teacher."

- PowerPoint Basics

"The PowerPoint 2010 course was very good: its own pace, a trainer who was immediately available to you with clear answers to the questions. The very central location, the delicious lunch: I recommend Learn-it." - Rating: 9.0

M. Dannis, TNO - PowerPoint Basics

"The training is given without specialist language, which makes it accessible to everyone. When you 'get stuck', there is personal attention to give you an explanation. Each part is discussed and after the course you can always fall back on the book where everything is clearly stated." - Rating: 9.0

Cindy Vervoort, Media Markt Saturn Holding Nederland B.V. - PowerPoint Basics

"Interesting instructive course, added value the textbook so you can review at work or at home. Kind regards Karel Pelzer."

- PowerPoint Basics

"I experienced the independent work as very positive. Everyone can learn the material at their own pace this way." - Rating: 9.1

J. A. Herrijgers, Municipality of Zundert - PowerPoint Basic