Course curriculum

  • 1

    PowerPoint Introduction

    • Course introduction

    • Downloadable content

    • Preview of final product

    • Why presentations matter

    • Key learning objectives

    • Case studies

  • 2

    Layout Overview

    • Layout overview objectives

    • Sections of PowerPoint

    • Ribbon overview

    • Interactive exercise 1

  • 3

    Design Principles

    • Design principles objectives

    • Sections of a pitchbook

    • Style

    • Structure

    • Timeline

    • Interactive exercise 2

  • 4

    PowerPoint Setup & Functions

    • Downloadable content

    • Setup & functions objectives

    • Pitchbook case overview

    • Slide size

    • Theme colors

    • Introduction to slide master

    • Setting up guides

    • Formatting a line

    • Formatting a placeholder/text box

    • Formatting title slide

    • Applying master layout to slides

    • Interactive exercise 3

  • 5

    Formatting Tips

    • Formatting tips objectives

    • Inserting section divider

    • Overview of company overview

    • Formatting heading bars

    • Formatting tables

    • Inserting table from Excel

    • Inserting Chart from Excel

    • Interactive exercise 4

    • Alignment

    • Creating a timeline

    • Duplicating the timeline

    • Overview of valuation summary

    • Formatting valuation summary

    • Interactive exercise 5

    • Formatting exercise

    • Company overview section

    • Industry overview section

    • Valuation section

    • Transaction opportunities section

    • Team overview section

    • Executive summary

    • Table of contents

    • Finishing touches

    • Interactive exercise 6

    • Review of pitchbook

    • Download complete pitchbook

  • 6

    Live Presentations

    • Downloadable content

    • Live presentation objectives

    • Overview of investor pitch deck

    • Inserting a background picture and colour Filter

    • Crop to shape

    • Icons and transparent logos

    • Transitions

    • Animations

    • Review of investor pitch deck

    • Interactive exercise 7

    • Download complete investor pitch deck

  • 7

    PowerPoint Tutorial Wrap Up

    • Summary

  • 8

    Qualified Assessment

    • Qualified Assessment

    • Share Your Feedback

    • Course Completion