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Adobe Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days - Manchester

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Learn how to produce interactive projects for the web such as quizzes and simulations. We will take you through a comprehensive introduction to the leading eLearning program and show you how to produce content to engage and interest your users.

After we give you a complete tour of the Captivate environment, we will show you how to create and manipulate slide sequences. You will produce interactive projects that can be delivered in a variety of formats. Use the program to request and collect information, to demonstrate new products, or simply to run a presentation. This course will show you how to grab the attention of your users.

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Price: £450.00 ex VAT
Version: Adobe Captivate 2017
Level: Introduction to Intermediate
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Location: Central Manchester
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 31 Jul - 01 Aug
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Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days Overview

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This 2-day Introduction course helps you learn about the tools and features available in Adobe Captivate 2017. We will help you understand how this industry-leading program takes eLearning to a new level. With our help you will create quizzes, add audio and video, apply effects, and publish your projects.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Captivate environment
  • Work with timelines and images
  • Create quizzes with question slides
  • Apply transition effects and timing options
  • Insert buttons, boxes, and rollover images
  • Record and add music and other audio
  • Animate slides and add Flash video
  • Edit skins and templates
  • Publish your projects
  • Understand quiz reporting for Learning Management Systems

Our goal is for you to be able to create engaging eLearning projects that are ready to use for the web and on mobile devices.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is designed for those who are new to interactive design and development and who want to develop skills to work with Captivate to build intuitive, attractive and accessible projects.

You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.

 

Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

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  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days Course Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Captivate Project Planning
  • The CBT Development Process
  • Resolution and Recording Size
  • The Captivate Interface
  • Recording Projects
  • Hybrid Projects
Text Captions and the Timeline
  • Inserting a Text Caption
  • Working with the Timeline
  • Using Check Spelling
  • Aligning Captions
  • Editing Objects - Position and Size
Working with Images
  • Working with Blank Slides
  • Set Image Size and Position
Timing Options and Transition Effects
  • Working with Image Stacks
  • Using the Library
Pointer Paths, Buttons and Highlight Boxes
  • Pointer Paths and Types
  • Insert a Text Button
  • Insert an Image Button
  • Highlight Boxes
Rollover Captions
  • Rollover Area Properties
  • Inserting a Rollover Image
  • Inserting a Zoom Area
Slide Labels and Notes
  • Add a Slide Label
  • Add a Slide Note
  • Adding Audio Files to Projects
  • Add a Sound Effect to an Object
Add Background Music to a Project
  • Recording Audio
  • Calibrate a Microphone
  • Record a Slide Note
  • Edit an Audio File
  • Insert Silence
Animation and Flash Video
  • Frame Rates
  • Change a Project’s Frame Rate
  • Add Animation to a Slide
  • Change an Animation’s Slide Position
  • Text Animation
  • Insert Text Animation
  • Insert Flash Video
  • Set Flash Video Properties
Captivate and PowerPoint Slides
  • Import a PowerPoint Presentation
  • Resizing Projects
  • Importing Captivate Slides and Objects
  • Use Buttons to Create a Branch
  • Explore the Branching Tab
  • Export Branching View
  • Print Documents
  • Publish Word Handouts
  • Exporting and Importing Captions
  • Perform a “Round Trip” From Word
  • Skins and Templates
  • Apply a BMP Playbar to a Project
  • Apply a Skin to a Project
  • Edit and Save a Skin
  • Loading Screens
  • Add a Loading Screen
  • Templates
  • Create a Project Template
  • Record a New Project Based on a Template
Compliant Movies, Bandwidth and Publishing
  • Enable 508 Compliance
  • Closed Captioning
  • Add Closed Captions
  • Link to a Web Site
  • Set Project Properties
  • Use the Bandwidth Monitor
  • Publishing Flash and Standalone Project
  • Publish a Flash File
Question Slides
  • Insert a Question Slide
  • Add an Image to a Question Slide
  • Copy and Paste a Slide Background
  • Format the Question Title
  • Use the Slide Grid
  • Format the Question Answer
  • Set Question Slide Options
  • Edit the Submit Button Text
Menu Builder
  • Creating Menu Builder Projects
  • Publish Projects
  • Format Styles
  • Edit Items
  • Export a Menu Builder Project
Learning Management Systems
  • Reporting Options and the Manifest
  • Set Reporting Options
  • Create a Manifest File
  • Advanced Interaction
  • Adjust Slide Object Interaction
  • Publish a Zipped Flash Project
  • Create an LMS Account
  • Create an LMS Lesson
  • Create an LMS Course
  • Create an LMS Curriculum
  • Test an E-Learning Course

Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 31 Jul - 01 Aug
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this course:

  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
  • Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Adobe Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Pads and pens

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Further details on benefits included with this Adobe Captivate 2017 course:

We are an Adobe Authorised Training Centre and our trainers are Adobe Certified Instructors with years of experience teaching Captivate. Get the elearning skills you need with our experienced Captivate professionals.

Included with our Captivate courses is the E-Learning Captivate book provided for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your Adobe class with XChange Training you will receive our official Adobe Authorised Training Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the Adobe Certified Captivate course.

Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.

Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

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  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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Training Location

This course is provided at the XChange Training Manchester training centre based at:

Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP


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Piccadilly House is located in the heart of Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 31 Jul - 01 Aug
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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The training was well paced and very clearly explained, with ample opportunity to complete exercises to embed the learning

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Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 31 Jul - 01 Aug
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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The training was well paced and very clearly explained, with ample opportunity to complete exercises to embed the learning

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Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 31 Jul - 01 Aug
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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The training was well paced and very clearly explained, with ample opportunity to complete exercises to embed the learning

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Testimonials

The training was well paced and very clearly explained, with ample opportunity to complete exercises to embed the learning

Andy Dyehouse, Zurich Insurance, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

The course was really enjoyable, a lot of hands on training and relaxed and informal. Easy to get to centre.

Sigrun Karadottir, Sovereign, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

Thoroughly enjoyed the course, found both the software and the course content to be abundant and informative, support material appears to be perfect for the purpose too.

Ian Anderson, Sarah Mennell Ltd, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

The course was on a one to one basis which was brilliant because it allowed me to follow my own path through it. The tutor was extremely helpful and had an excellent knowledge of the topic. Based on my experience today I would certainly consider using XChange Training again.

Nick Mills, Landmark Information, Captivate - Bespoke 1 Day

Trainer was very friendly, knowledgeable and professional. Supply of high quality reference book for each trainee was added bonus.

Thomas Booth, BAE Systems, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

Great course! The trainer explained the theory behind what we were doing, was patient and very knowledgeable.

Amanda Cook, VMWare, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

The instructor was very friendly and knowledgeable. He was happy to answer all questions and he made sure that we were confident with his responses.

Richard Graves, Experian, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

Very enjoyable 2 days. Good knowledge and great attitude by trainer. A very good grounding for us, with lots of "light bulb" moments!

Robert Phillips, Vale of Glamorgan Council, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

Fantastic training and very good knowledge from the instructor.

Martin Cahill, Assa Abloy, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

It was great to have the trainer on site and to be able to provide the bespoke training at the level needed. The trainer was excellent.

Sue Ross, Atradius, Adobe Captivate - 1 Day Bespoke Intermediate

Captivate 2017 Introduction 2 Days

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 31 Jul - 01 Aug
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 27 Nov - 28 Nov
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The training was well paced and very clearly explained, with ample opportunity to complete exercises to embed the learning

Andy Dyehouse, Zurich Insurance, Captivate - 2 Day Introduction

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