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Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) PowerPoint 2019 & 365 Associate Online Course



Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) PowerPoint 2019 & 365 Associate Online Course


The MOS PowerPoint 2019 & 365 Associate Online Course is designed for students who are interested in gaining a broad knowledge of the PowerPoint application and for experienced PowerPoint users who wish to undertake a refresher course.

The course follows the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) syllabus and is the ideal study guide for those wishing to gain the industry-recognised MOS certification. Wherever possible, we follow the “learn-by-example” methodology during the course, which means that we investigate a topic, provide an example, and then ask you to try it yourself before moving forward.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, is increasingly important in today’s competitive business environment and, whether you are currently employed or a job seeker, Microsoft Office Specialist certification proves to employers and prospective employers that you have the necessary skills to become an important member of their team.

The PowerPoint 2019 & 365 Associate course teaches all you need to know about the major components of the PowerPoint application and is presented in a modern multimedia online format, with the constant support and guidance of your designated course tutor, who is there for you every step of the way. The course also contains valuable tips on preparing for the MOS examination and includes free access to the GMetrix range of MOS exam practice questions, which have the same format as the MOS exam itself.




The MOS PowerPoint 2019 & 365 Associate Course Includes the Following Units:

Unit 1: Managing Presentations

The following topics are covered:

  • Getting started;
  • The PowerPoint application;
  • Creating presentations;
  • Inserting and formatting slides;
  • Modifying slide masters, handouts, and notes;
  • Changing presentation options and views;
  • Configuring a presentation for printing;
  • Configuring and presenting a slide show;
  • Preparing presentations for collaboration;
  • Lesson review & quiz;
  • Assignment 1 – Creating an AGM presentation.
Unit 2: Managing Slides

The following topics are covered:

  • Introduction;
  • Inserting slides;
  • Modifying slides;
  • Ordering & grouping slides;
  • Lesson review & quiz;
  • Assignment 2 – Adding to the AGM presentation.
Unit 3: Inserting & Formatting Text, Shapes, & Images

The following topics are covered:

  • Introduction;
  • Formatting text;
  • Inserting links;
  • Inserting and formatting images;
  • Inserting and formatting graphic elements;
  • Ordering and grouping objects;
  • Lesson review & quiz;
  • Assignment 3 – Updating the AGM presentation with text boxes, shapes, & images.
Unit 4: Inserting Tables, Charts, SmartArt, 3D Models, & Media

The following topics are covered:

  • Introduction;
  • Inserting and formatting tables;
  • Inserting and modifying charts;
  • Inserting and formatting SmartArt graphics;
  • Inserting and modifying 3D models;
  • Inserting and managing media;
  • Lesson review & quiz;
  • Assignment 4 – Updating the AGM presentation with tables, charts, SmartArt, & media.
Unit 5: Applying Transitions & Animations

The following topics are covered:

  • Introduction;
  • Applying and configuring slide transitions;
  • Animating slide content;
  • Set timing for transitions and animations;
  • Lesson review & quiz;
  • Assignment 5 – Adding transitions and animations to the AGM presentation;
  • The MOS Examination.

Key Information



Course Format

Self-study Time

Delivery Time



Approximately 80 Hours (Self-Study)

1-2 Working Days (Email)


GMetrix Test Prep Software

The course also comes with GMetrix exam preparation software. The GMetrix Skills Management System provides everything you need to prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification.

Overview of Test features:

  • Practice tests map to the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam objectives.
  • All tests are in-application or performance-based simulations to provide the best assessment of real-world experience.
  • All tests have both a testing and a training mode providing step-by-step help on each question.
  • Progress at own pace, save test to resume later, return to skipped questions.
  • Detailed, printable score report highlighting areas requiring further review.

Please Note: You will need a version of Microsoft Office to be able to use the GMetrix software package.



There are no particular entry requirements as the course is set out for beginners although students will require their own version of Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 or Microsoft PowerPoint 365 to complete the course.

Please Note: This course covers the PC versions of Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 and Microsoft PowerPoint 365. It will be possible to view the course materials using an Apple Mac although the information within the course will be specific to the PC version of Microsoft Office and will differ slightly from the Mac versions.


Course Duration & Online Support

You can start this course at any time, and you would be registered for a one-year period. You also have access to a personal tutor who can be contacted by email. Your tutor is available to assist with any queries and to mark your assignments.

As the course is self-study, you can complete it as quickly as you like. Support extensions are available if students do not complete the course within the one-year period.



You will be assessed on assignments which are detailed in the course materials. These assignments will require you to create work on, and create and edit PowerPoint presentation files. Your work can be sent back to your course tutor by email.


MOS Office 2019/365 Certification

On successful completion of this course students will receive our Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 and 365 Associate Certificate of Completion with feedback from your tutor, and students can also apply for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) PowerPoint Associate MO-300 exam.

Examinations must be sat at a registered Certiport Testing Centre. You should choose the Program, Version and Exam before adding your location for a list of suitable exam centres.

Exam vouchers (Valid for 12 Months) can be purchased for £90.00. We usually advise buying a voucher when you are ready to sit your test, although you can add this to your order when you purchase your course.

Please Note: Exam Centres will usually charge an additional proctoring fee (Approximately £15.00) for sitting exams.


who can I contact for more information?



Call Chris Dolman on 01482 211714




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