Advanced Adobe Captivate 2017

2 Ratings

Course Number: CAP-132

Duration: 2 days (13 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Advanced Captivate Training Overview

Accelebrate's Advanced Captivate 2017 training course teaches attendees the higher-end, more sophisticated functionality of Adobe Captivate. Students learn how to create responsive, cross-device eLearning lessons from scratch and how to fine-tune their production skills by using object styles, master slides, themes, advanced actions, and a wide array of other useful tools.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

  • Improve their screen recording skills via project templates
  • Create and produce video projects that will enable them to record screen actions in real-time
  • Import questions into Captivate using the GIFT format
  • Create a random quiz using question pools and random question slides
  • Create eLearning lessons that reflow to fit on just about any kind of display (including desktops, laptops, tablets, and smart phones)
  • Create responsive projects from scratch, and how to edit and produce responsive content
  • Fine-tune their production skills by learning about object styles, master slides, themes, and advanced actions
  • Engage the learner by using variables, widgets, and interactions
  • Create branching scenarios that will enable learners to plot their own learning path
  • Ensure their eLearning and mLearning output can be used by people with disabilities by adding 508-compliant features
  • Work with SCORM, SCORM Cloud, AICC, TinCan, SCOs, and Manifests
  • Upload a published lesson into a Learning Management System

Prerequisites

All attendees should have attended Accelebrate's Introduction to Adobe Captivate 2017 training or have comparable experience.

Outline

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Introduction
Caption Pre-Editing
  • Rehearse a Script
  • Set Recording Preferences
  • Record a Software Simulation
  • Edit a Text Capture Template
Video Demos
  • Record a Video Demo
  • Add a Video Zoom
  • Add a Video Pan
  • Smooth a Mouse Path and Show Visual Clicks
  • Split a Video
  • Trim a Video
Custom Styles, Branching and Aggregating
  • Create a Text Caption Style
  • Apply a Style Globally
  • Export and Import a Style
  • Name a Slide
  • Copy/Paste Project Assets
  • Use Buttons to Create a Branch
  • Explore the Branching Tab
  • Create a Slide Group
  • Publish SWFs
  • Aggregate SWFs
Random Quizzes
  • Review a GIFT File
  • Import a Question from a GIFT File
  • Create Question Pools
  • Move Questions to Pools
  • Insert Random Question Slides
Accessible eLearning
  • Set Document Information
  • Enable Accessibility
  • Add Accessibility Text to Slides
  • Import Slide Audio
  • Add Shortcut Keys
  • Add Closed Captions
  • Set a Tab Order
Variables and Widgets
  • Add Project Information
  • Insert a System Variable
  • Edit a System Variable
  • Create a User Variable
  • Use a Variable to Gather Data
  • Insert and Format a Widget
Interactions
  • Insert a Process Circle
  • Create a Drag and Drop Interaction
  • Change Object States
Actions
  • Use a Completed Action
  • Name Objects
  • Create a Mask
  • Control Object Visibility
  • Create a Simple Action
  • Attach an Action to a Button
  • Group Timeline Objects
  • Create a Variable
  • Create a Conditional Action
  • Create Decision Blocks
Masters, Themes, and Templates
  • Work With the Main Master Slide
  • Work With Content Masters
  • Apply a Master to Filmstrip Slides
  • Edit a Master
  • Apply a Theme
  • Create a Custom Theme
  • Review a Template
  • Base a Project on a Template
  • Create a Project Template
  • Insert a Placeholder
Responsive Projects
  • Review a Responsive Project
  • Customize Breakpoints
  • Customize Theme Colors
  • Use the Position Inspector
  • Modify a Single Breakpoint
  • Exclude from View
  • Add a New Breakpoint
  • Position and Link Objects
  • Edit Breakpoint Object Styles
Reporting Results
  • Set Quiz Reporting Options
  • Create a Manifest File
  • Report a Button Interaction
  • Adjust Slide Object Interaction
  • Preview in SCORM Cloud
  • Publish a Content Package
  • Create an LMS Account
  • Create an LMS Course
  • Attach a Lesson to a Course
  • Test an eLearning Course
Conclusion

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive, illustrated courseware covering all topics in the course.

Software Requirements:

  • Windows 7 or later, or macOS 10.9 or later, with the latest system updates and at least 8 GB of RAM
  • Adobe Captivate 2017 or later with the latest updates installed
  • Microsoft Office 2007 or later (especially PowerPoint and Word)
  • Web browser
  • Adobe Flash Player (recent version)
  • Headset with microphone (optional but recommended for voice-over work)


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