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FREE training course: Life After Powerpoint | 16th October 2013

posted 5 Sep 2013, 03:54 by Paul Andrews   [ updated 5 Sep 2013, 04:07 ]
Life After PowerpointWe are very pleased to announce that, in partnership with Software Alliance Wales, we are now offering a series of free training courses open to individuals and organisations.

Our next session is entitled "Life After Powerpoint" and is designed to train you in how to engage your audience and deliver impactful presentations using free, web based (and dare we say it, more engaging) alternatives to PowerPoint.

Date:  16th October, 2013
LocationCaerphilly ICE (View map)
Address City:  Caerphilly
Address Postcode: CF83 3GG
Course Length:  5 Hours

What we'll cover

  • Plan your next killer presentation using, a free web based online mind mapping tool.

  • Find and edit high resolution images and photographs for use in your presentation to ensure it packs a visual punch.

  • Find and remix existing presentations which others have shared on the internet under a creative commons license.

  • Integrate music and video into your presentation using the best free tools the web has to offer, such as Google Drive presentations, PowToon and Prezi.

  • Structure your presentation so that it conveys your key messages to your audience and remains within your allotted time.

  • Deliver your presentation without reading from the screen or making use of prompt cards.

  • Integrate the use of Twitter into your presentation, allowing your audience to engage with you before, during and after your presentation.