Infographics Using PowerPoint & Excel Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class

Baltimore, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C. & On-Site at Your Location

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Course Information & Why You Should Attend

ThinkB!G Exclusive LogoDuration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Complimentary Lunch)

Locations for Training:
In Person at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland near Baltimore, Washington D.C., Virginia region.
Virtually Online Live (VOLT) From Anywhere! Students Join the Same In Person Class Remotely.
Upon Request: Onsite Custom Private Training at Your Location!

Course Description: In this hands-on, two-day Infographics Using PowerPoint & Excel training course, you will learn skills and techniques to analyze data and trends for designing and building compelling Infographics. The use of pre-designed infographic templates and other resources will be covered for use on websites, mobile devices, e-publications, print, blogs and social media. Students will gain hands-on experience where they use data and design compelling visual graphic illustrations utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel. Students will also learn best practices, workflow and techniques through real world examples by applying font, color, images, charts, and maps to complex data.

Prerequisites: No prior knowledge or graphic design experience required. Familiarity with Microsoft Office. Good working knowledge of computers and operating systems, as well as using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use Infographics:
Graphic Designers
Creative and Marketing Teams
Communication Teams
Web Designers
Content Managers
e-Learning Designers
Social Media Specialist
Public Affairs
Multimedia Designers

Projects That Use Infographics:
Content centric and data-driven projects needing to be re-purposed graphically for ease of user consumption, and those that must drive a compelling response and/or recognition.

Infographics Using PowerPoint & Excel Course Outline

1. Introduction to Infographics
What is an infographic?
Infographic types and styles
Process and steps to create an infographic
Components of an Infographic

2. Data – What is the story?
Data first, story second
Approaches to concept

3. Templates
Vector vs Raster
RGB vs CMYK
PowerPoint (PPT)
Additional tools, and output
What is an SVG?
Delivery Standards

4. Build Block Elements for your Infographic
Learn the PowerPoint tools best suited for infographics

5. Data Organization
Define your story in the data
Dive deeper into organizing data in Excel

6. Layout and Style
Design matters. Essential pieces of a good graphic – Give your readers the tools to understand your visual.
Grid & Layout: Every graphic needs a grid
Color Perception: Use color to drive your story
Fonts: the single biggest trick to change perceived quality

7. Publishing
Exporting Final Infographic
File Types (png, svg, jpg, pdf)
Website, Social Media, Blog, Print
Publishing for Print
Demo Acrobat DC or PPTools

Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are used as a guideline and are subject to change to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Software Versions: ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

What You Get
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer with Software & Class Files (In Person Only)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only)
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training

Commercial Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $795
GSA/Government Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $640.81
Non-Profit/Education Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $745

Dates to Register!

 

Custom Private Training – Onsite at Your Location, or at ThinkB!G

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Dates to Register

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Feb 01, 2021 Tuesday, Feb 02, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Infographics Using PowerPoint and Excel (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 Thursday, Apr 22, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Infographics Using PowerPoint and Excel (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Thursday, Jun 03, 2021 Friday, Jun 04, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
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Monday, Aug 16, 2021 Tuesday, Aug 17, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Wednesday, Sep 15, 2021 Thursday, Sep 16, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Dec 06, 2021 Tuesday, Dec 07, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register

Custom Private Training

We offer this course as Custom Private Training or Project Based Training®!

If you have a team of individuals, you can receive bulk discounts by doing your own Private training session & cover your specific learning objectives! We can have the Private Training at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland, Virtually Online Live (Available for Most Courses), or Onsite at Your Location.

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Courseware
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you!

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Policies

Payment Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training class.

 

Payment Policy for Private & Project Based Training® Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training service.  Pricing provided is firm fixed price based on number of students.  Client is responsible for entire amount regardless of change in number of registrations.

 

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

  • Classes may be canceled if less than 4 students are registered. We will notify you of cancellations no later than 16 business days prior to class.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling more than 16 business days prior to class: You are eligible for a refund or free reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling less than 16 business days prior to class: No refund. No Reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • No Shows without contact: No refund. No Reschedule.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Custom/Private and On-Site Training Classes

  • No penalty if cancellation/reschedule is 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class.
  • 50% penalty will be incurred if cancellation/reschedule is less than 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class. This fee is to cover instructor expenses, travel, and course materials purchased.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Individual Students in Custom/Private Training Classes

  • Individual students registered in a private class, who cancel or do not show, are not eligible for a partial refund or reschedule. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel.
Reviews

Average Review: 5 out of 5

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Convenient, challenging and rewarding!
"Great source for training during COVID-19. Convenient, challenging and rewarding. Great instructors!" - Jamie, U.S. Army (Infographics Using PowerPoint & Excel Training)
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"Great class, learned a lot about creating more powerful ways to present data" - Linda, Army (Infographics Using PowerPoint & Excel Training)