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Course Adobe Captivate CC Essentials
  • Public Scheduled Price£495 +VAT
  • Course Duration2 Days
  • Course Options
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    Private
    Flexible content, flexible date, flexible location, variable length, private to your organisation - Courses can be held at one of our training venues or at another location convenient to you. Training can be set over a number of days or weeks to allow for practice time between training sessions.
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Overview
This course is designed to take participants through the development process of building software demonstrations and interactive simulations. The course is task-based, with participants learning by recording and updating projects. Along with covering the key features of Captivate, the course focuses on best practices to record Captivate projects.
Prerequisites
    • This course is targeted at those who are looking at getting started with Captivate. You should have good general computer skills, such as the ability to copy and paste, open files and applications and resize windows. Prior experience of working with Adobe Captivate is not needed.
Objectives
    • The Captivate Getting Started course introduces a wide range of skills for those who are new to Adobe Captivate, teaching you best practice right from the start.
    • YOU WILL LEARN
      How to plan your elearning projects
      To set up your recording properly
      To use the Captivate interface properly
      How to record a demo, assesment, and training animation
      How to work with the timeline
      How to add text captions
      How to add images and use them effectively
      How to manipulate master slides effectively
      How to add buttons and highlight boxes
      How to control the movement of the mouse within your animation
      How to add rollover captions, images, and zoom areas
      How to setup and use a simple quiz
      How to export your project into multiple formats
Software Version
Public scheduled courses are delivered using the latest version of the software available through Adobe Creative Cloud subscription service.
What's included
    • Laptops are available for training delivered at client's premises
    • Comprehensive course materials and exercises
    • Telephone and Email Support
    • For courses held on our premises, complimentary tea, coffee and biscuits are available. Lunch is not provided, however, there is a wide variety of eateries within a short walk of the centre.
Course Content
    • ADOBE CAPTIVATE BASICS
      What is Captivate?
      Planning your projects
      Resolution and recording size
      Guided tour of the Captivate user interface
    • TEXT CAPTIONS AND THE TIMELINE
      Working with text captions
      Editing an object's position and size
      Using the timeline to control object timing
      Showing an object for the "Rest of Slide"
      Aligning captions
      Hiding and deleting slide objects
    • WORKING WITH OBJECT STYLES
      How object styles can increase consistency and make your projects easier to maintain
      Creating a style for text captions
      Applying a style to other text captions
      Modifying a style
      Using styles with other object types
      Copying styles from one project into another
    • IMAGES
      Inserting images
      Setting image size and position
      Setting image timing options and transition effects
      Using the Library
    • WORKING WITH MASTER SLIDES
      What Master Slides are, and how they can help you to work more efficiently
      Creating a new content master slide
      Applying a master slide to other slides
      Modifying a master slide
    • BUTTONS AND HIGHLIGHT BOXES
      Inserting a Text Button
      Inserting an Image Button
      Using colour to highlight an area of the screen
      Highlighting an area by greying out the rest of the screen
    • ROLLOVER CAPTIONS, IMAGES, AND ZOOM AREAS
      Introduction to Rollovers
      Working with Rollover Captions
      Working with Rollover Images
      Using Rollovers to provide a "true" Hint facility
      Using Rollovers to enable users to explore on their own
      Inserting Zoom Areas
    • DRAG AND DROP
      When to use Drag and Drop
      Setting up Drag and Drop scenarios
    • CREATING INTERACTIVE SIMULATIONS AND TUTORIALS
      Introduction to eLearning tutorials
      Explanation of different types of recording
      Recording in different modes at the same time
      Hiding the mouse
      Inserting and working with Click Boxes
    • AUDIO
      Explanation of possible audio strategies
      Adding background music to a project
      Adding audio to a slide
      Recording and editing audio
    • SKINS AND THEMES
      Editing and saving skins
      Saving and using Themes
    • COMPLIANT MOVIES AND PUBLISHING
      Ensuring accessibility by enabling 508 Compliance
      Adding Closed Captions (subtitles)
      Setting Project Properties
    • QUESTION SLIDES AND LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
      Devising an appropriate quiz strategy
      Setting Quiz Preferences
      Inserting Question Slides
      Setting Question Slide options
      Formatting and laying out Question slides
      Adding Randomised Quiz Questions
    • PUBLISHING
      Understanding the issues when publishing
      Publishing locally
      Publish for Devices
      What is Adobe Captivate Prime

 

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