• R8500 per student
  • 3 day course
  • Apple inc

Overview:

Pages, Numbers and Keynote are Apples amazing productivity tools, available free on any Mac or IOS device.

The What:

In this three-day hands-on course, students will become familiar with some of the key features and function’s of the iWork group of applications : Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. You will work with real world examples and scenarios to learn practical, useable approaches to creating documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.

This course will help prepare you to take the following certification exams:

Apple Certified Pro – Pages
Apple Certified Pro – Numbers
Apple Certified Pro – Keynote
Who Should Attend
This class is designed for anyone who wants to create professional-quality documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.

What You’ll Learn

How to create engaging, informative documents that convey information clearly through the effective presentation of content, including rich media
How to store, analyze, and present data in an informative and interactive format using formulas, charts and graphs, and rich media
How to create influential presentations that incorporate photographs, diagrams, animations, and other rich media to connect with and engage the intended audience
Prerequisites
iOS and OS X platform knowledge and basic navigation skills.
Course Outline

Day 1
Getting Started
Learning methodology
Understanding course structure
System requirements
Downloading and installing lesson files
Before you start
Opening Pages, Numbers, and Keynote
Swapping between open applications
Choosing themes
Editing text in Pages
Customizing your workspace
Repeating image styles
Reverting documents
Distributing your work
Working with tables
Illustrating data using charts
Adding comments
Adding photos
Adjusting layouts
Trimming a movie clip
Securing your files
Approaches to Word Processing
Creating a new document using a template
Customizing page design
Creating and applying styles
Saving styles for bullets and lists
Making a table of contents
Managing headers and footers
Changing the page order
Keeping headers with the following paragraph
Saving to Microsoft Word and PDF formats
Opening and editing a Word document
Tabulating text
Working with Charts and Data
Opening a Pages ’09 document
Using a table to add data
Formatting tables
Creating list structures
Presenting data using charts
Creating chart styles
Using footnotes and endnotes
Checking a document for errors
Designing a Brochure
Changing to page layout
Making a logotype
Changing page order
Enhancing images
Creating shape styles
Formatting table styles
Preparing for print
Taking part in a document review
Building Promotional Materials
Creating business cards
Making posters
Starting with a blank canvas
Defining placeholder images
Defining placeholder text
Saving designs as templates
Creating Rich Media ePubs
Preparing a document for ePub
Working with inline graphics
Creating character styles
Adding movies to Pages
Adding audio to Pages
Exporting to ePub
Previewing in iBooks

Day 2
Organizing Data Using Numbers
Assessing templates
Working with sheets
Making a budget sheet
Adding calculations
Working with multiple tables
Printing from Numbers
Making Interactive Spreadsheets
Opening and upgrading a Numbers ’09 document
Opening and editing an Excel workbook
Formatting tables
Referencing data
Evaluating data formats
Adding conditional highlighting
Using password protection
Making Customized Calculators
Understanding relative and absolute cell referencing
Concatenating cells
Sorting tables
Filtering tables
Making a pricing calculator
Illustrating Data Using Charts
Opening a CSV file
Creating a stacked bar chart
Making a mixed chart
Using interactive chart types
Showing a margin of error
Building a scatter chart
Saving a template
Outlining a Presentation
Creating a presentation
Customizing your workspace
Adding slides
Opening a PowerPoint presentation in Keynote
Recording and deleting slides
Working in outline view
Adding slide transitions
Using builds
Applying themes
Making Media-Rich Presentations
Making a slide background
Updating a paragraph style
Creating new slides by dragging files
Reordering slides using the light table
Using transitions to create moods
Adding an audio soundtrack
Controlling a presentation with builds
Layering objects with master slides, Build animations using actions

Developing a Custom Theme
Selecting master slides
Updating paragraph styles
Modifying image placeholders
Placing objects on master slides
Saving themes
Rehearsing and Delivering a Presentation
Playing a slideshow
Rehearsing a slideshow
Using an iOS device as a remote control
Recording a narrated, self-playing presentation
Creating a self-playing slideshow
Designing a presentation with links
Making Keynote handouts
Performing presentation preflight checks

Day 3
Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for iOS
Signing in to iCloud
Managing Pages documents in iOS
Formatting documents
Working with tables
Using Keynote for iOS
Adding photos and video
Setting a document password
Moving Between iOS, iCloud, and OS X
Opening an iOS document on your Mac
Moving a Mac document to iCoud Drive
Editing Pages without an Apple device
Using Numbers forms on iOS
Tidying up

Cost:

The 3 day course and single attempt at the exam will cost R8500 Inc Vat. This includes the training, a copy of the eBook, lunch and refreshments and other training notes and dummy exams.