PowerPoint Bootcamp

Our CPE qualifying PowerPoint course will take you from presentation zero to hero! Learn how to create effective, beautiful presentations everyone will love.

Course objectives

In this comprehensive PPT course, you’ll learn all of the tools you need to make beautiful, powerful presentations. We start with the basics and go on to teach you some of the more advanced features in PPT. We’ll also teach you the principles behind an effective presentation. The course is very hands on and we’ll create a beautiful PPT presentation together.

At completion, you’ll have the tools to master any PowerPoint presentation.

Some key things you’ll learn:

  • Design trends and company branding
  • Edit objects, icons, photos, text, tables, and smart art
  • Insert and edit multimedia
  • Insert and edit themes, layouts and how to use the master layout
  • Use time-saving tricks
  • Design a PowerPoint presentation from start to finish
  • Use Transitions & Animations
  • Export your PowerPoint presentation in different formats

Additional Info

Format: 3-6 minute videos, quizzes, and a final exam

CPEs: 5.0

Field of study: Computer Software & App

Prerequisites: None! We start at the basics and work our way up from there.

Kelsey Murphy

Kelsey is Wisdify’s expert content developer. Taking feedback from our students, Kelsey creates extremely relevant blog posts and leads the development of Wisdify’s other free resources.

Prior to Wisdify, Kelsey worked as a business technology strategy consultant for Forrester, a global research and advisory firm. While there, she acted as project manager for numerous research-based consulting projects.

Kelsey earned a BA in Economics and Mathematics from Wellesley College.

Madison Bess

Madison oversees the social media strategy at Wisdify and makes sure we stay closely connected with our students, receive their feedback, and provide our students with valuable information.

Prior to Wisdify, Madison successfully ran the social media accounts for multiple companies. She also found time to start her own personal training company (which she still runs).

Madison earned a BA in English from Brigham Young University.

Maryn Coughran

Maryn is a co-founder and leads the marketing and outreach efforts at Wisdify. She ensures we are connecting with our customers, hearing their feedback, and then implementing their suggestions.

Prior to Wisdify, Maryn co-founded (along with Nate) BostonExcel, a Microsoft Excel training company that worked with dozens of companies in virtually every industry. Maryn’s clients included numerous Fortune 1000 companies, prestigious universities, startups and everything in between. She also happened to write and illustrate a children’s book. Let’s just say she’s a woman of many talents.

Maryn earned a BA in Economics from Wellesley College.


Joe is the owner of Wisdify.  He is passionate about learning and development, he loves helping people achieve their professional and personal goals. Joe is a big believer in the power of online learning and community with 20 years of finance and accounting experience.


The Buckaroos

Gwyn, Jack, and Kate are the adorable tow-heads that lead up Wisdify’s campaigns on cuteness, energy, and sleep-deprivation.