Adobe Captivate Fundamentals

2 Days

Description

In two days this Adobe Captivate training class teaches you how to quickly get up and running with this popular application for screen capture, video presentations, and authoring e-learning content. In this Adobe Captivate class you'll learn how to capture content, create assessments, design quizzes, add interactivity and animations.  The Captivate class also covers ways in which Captivate content can be integrated with presentation applications such as Microsoft Powerpoint. After the two-day class you will have the skills needed to create your own e-learning presentations using Captivate.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
October 26, 2017

St. Paul, MN
$995.00
2 Days    8:30am - 5:00pm
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Virtual Classroom Live
November 06, 2017

$695.00
2 Days    10:00am EST - 5:00pm EST
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Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Course Overview

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Captivate’s role in eLearning
    • Education Through Pictures
    • Planning eLearning Projects
    • Explore a Finished Captivate Project
    • Explore the Default Workspaces
    • Modifying the Workspace
    • Creating Workspace
    • Zooming and Magnification
    • Navigating a Project
    • Previewing a Project
    • Create New Projects
    • Inserting Standard Objects onto Slides
  • Lesson 2: Recording Demos and Sims
    • Rehearsing
    • Understanding Recording Settings
    • Enabling Access for Assistive Devices
    • Reviewing Default Recording Mode Settings
    • Recording Using Multiple Modes
    • Recording a Custom Simulation
  • Lesson 3: Creating Captions, 
    • Styles and Timing in Captivate
    • Inserting, Resizing and Moving Text Captions
    • Modifying Caption Properties
    • Editing Caption Styles
    • Changing a Callout Type Used by a Text Caption
    • Control Slide and Slide Object Timing
    • Checking Spelling
    • Align Slide Objects
  • Lesson 4: Working with Images and Drawing Objects
    • Inserting and Resizing Images
    • Transforming Image Size and Position
    • Crop and Rename an Image
    • Remove a Background Color
    • Using the Library
    • Managing Project Assets
    • Inserting a Cloud Callout
    • Creating an Image Slideshow
  • Lesson 5: Using Pointers, Buttons, and Highlight Boxes
    • Adding a Visual Click and Sound
    • Modify the Mouse Pointer
    • Insert and Format a Text Button
    • Set a Button’s Pause After Timing
    • Working With Image Buttons
    • Inserting and Formatting Highlight Boxes
  • Lesson 6: Creating Rollovers and Zoom Areas
    • Inserting a Rollover Caption
    • Inserting a Rollover Image
    • Creating a Zoom Area
    • Using Rollover Slidelets
  • Lesson 7: Using and working with Audio
    • Importing Audio onto a Slide Object
    • Adding Background Audio Music
    • Adding Slide Notes
    • Calibrating Microphones
    • Recording Slide Audio
    • Importing Voiceovers onto a Slide
    • Editing Audio Files
    • Inserting Silence
    • Converting Text-to-Speech
  • Lesson 8: Working with Video, Animation and Effects
    • Inserting Video
    • Setting Video Properties
    • Adding Animation to slides
    • Inserting Text Animation
    • Applying Effects to Slide Objects
    • Applying Filter Effects
    • Modifying Effect Properties
    • Saving and Importing Effects
  • Lesson 9: Converting Demonstrations into Simulations
    • Causing the Mouse to be hidden
    • Replacing Phrases
    • Inserting Click Boxes
    • Inserting Text Entry Boxes
  • Lesson 10: Using Captivate with PowerPoint
    • Importing PowerPoint slides
    • Resizing Objects 
    • Using Apply to All to Consistently Format Objects
    • Updating Captivate Project with Edited PowerPoint files
    • Synchronizing with Source Files
  • Lesson 11: Creating Quizzes using Question Slides
    • Editing Quiz Object Styles
    • Setting Quiz Preferences
    • Applying Themes
    • Hiding Slide Images
    • Inserting Question slides
    • Adding Images to Question slides
  • Lesson 12: Using Publishing to distribute your Captivate project
    • Creating Internet Links
    • Applying, Editing, Saving and Deleting Skins
    • Create Table of Contents
    • Check Publish Settings and Add a Loading Screen
    • Publishing SWF and PDF files
    • Using the HTML5 Tracker
    • Publishing as HTML5
    • Exporting Captions

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
October 26, 2017

St. Paul, MN
$995.00
2 Days    8:30am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
November 06, 2017

$695.00
2 Days    10:00am EST - 5:00pm EST
view class details and enroll
Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
request a private session or new date

Prerequisites

  • Before taking this course, you should have a basic understanding of your computers operating system. For example, you should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
October 26, 2017

St. Paul, MN
$995.00
2 Days    8:30am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Virtual Classroom Live
November 06, 2017

$695.00
2 Days    10:00am EST - 5:00pm EST
view class details and enroll
Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
request a private session or new date