Captivate Fundamentals

at Training Connection - The Loop

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$995 5 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, Dec 10, 9:00am - Dec 11, 4:30pm (2 sessions)

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Location:
The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

What you'll learn in this captivate training:

On this beginner Adobe certified class you will learn the skills needed to create interactive eLearning content and software demonstrations.

The instructor will show you step-by-step how create a soft-skills lessons, software demonstrations, interactive training simulations, and video demos.

You will learn to add such standard objects to a slide as text captions, images, characters, videos, PowerPoint content, audio, Smart Shapes, and more. You will add to the user experience by adding interactivity via click boxes, buttons, text entry boxes, and quizzes.

You will finish by learning how to publish your content on practically any device including desktop computers, laptops, smart phones, and tablets.

Detailed course outline
  • Unit 1: Exploring Captivate
    • Explore a Finished Captivate Project
    • Zoom and Magnify
    • Navigate a Project
    • Explore and Reset the Workspace
    • Preview the Entire Project
  • Unit 2: New Projects & Soft Skills eLearning
    • Create a Blank Project
    • Add Images to Placeholders
    • Import Images
    • Use a Smart Shape as a Button
    • Disable Click Sounds
  • Unit 3: Screen Recordings
    • Rehearse a Script
    • Review Recording Settings
    • Review Recording Modes
    • Record Using Multiple Modes
    • Record a Custom Simulation
    • Record a Demonstration that Pans
    • Manually Record the Screen
  • Unit 4: 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
    • Insert a Video Project into a Standard Project
    • Publish a Video Demo
  • Unit 5: Captions, Styles, Timing, and Round Tripping
    • Insert and Edit Text Captions
    • Edit the Default Caption Style
    • Change a Callout Type Used by a Text Caption
    • Control Slide Timing
    • Control Slide Object Timing
    • Check Spelling
    • Align Slide Objects
    • Export Captions to Word
    • Import Captions from Word into Captivate
  • Unit 6: Pointers, Paths, Paths, Boxes, and Buttons
    • Control Mouse Effects
    • Edit a Mouse Path
    • Clone an Object Style
    • Insert a Highlight Box
    • Insert an Image Button
    • Control Appear After Timing
  • Unit 7: Images and Videos
    • Insert, Resize, and Restore an Image
    • Import Images into the Library
    • Resize, Transform, and Align Images
    • Manage Unused Library Assets
    • Create an Image Slideshow
    • Insert a Video
    • Set Video Properties
  • Unit 8: Audio
    • Insert a Rollover Caption
    • Insert a Rollover Image
    • Insert a Rollover Slidelet
    • Insert a Zoom Area
  • Unit 9: States, Animations, and Object Effects
    • Change State Views for a Button
    • Add an Animation to a slide
    • Insert a Text Animation
    • Apply an Effect to a Slide Object
    • Apply a Free Fall Effect to an Object
  • Unit 10: Software Simulations
    • Hide the Mouse
    • Replace Phrases
    • Insert a Click Box
    • Insert a Text Entry Box
  • Unit 11: Working with PowerPoint
    • Create a Project from a Presentation
    • Edit the Source Presentation
    • Synchronize with Source
    • Rescale a Project
  • Unit 12: Quizzing
    • Edit Quizzing Object Styles
    • Set the Quiz Preferences
    • Question Slides
    • Insert Question Slides
    • Edit a Question Slide
    • Compare Submit All to Submit Buttons
    • Insert a Knowledge Check
    • Review a GIFT File
    • Import a GIFT File into a Project
    • Create Question Pools
    • Move Questions to Pools
    • Insert Random Question Slides
  • Unit 13: Publishing
    • Apply a Skin
    • Edit, Save, and Delete a Skin
    • Name Slides
    • Check Publish Settings and Add a Loading Screen
    • Publish as SWF and PDF
    • Run the HTML5 Tracker
    • Publish as HTML5
What's Included:
  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • Training Manual
  • FREE Class Repeat

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Refund Policy
Cancellations: 
Cancellations made more than 5 days before the commencement of the training, qualify for a refund less a $100 administration fee. 
Cancellations made 5 days or less before the commencement of the training, will not be eligible for a refund 
We are not able to offer refunds for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

Rescheduling:
Rescheduling requests made 5 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 5 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

If your student wants to confirm her seat on the future class now, then there is a $100 transfer fee payable. Alternatively, as she may not have been aware of our terms, if she is willing to check back with us 2-3 days before a future class, and provided the class is confirmed to run, we will slot her in and waive the cancellation fee.

Money Back Guarantee
We offer a money back guarantee on our public classes.

If the training does not meet expectations, students can leave the class at the end of Day 1 (or by lunchtime in the case of single day courses) and request a refund. Students have to notify the training center manager before they leave and return all the training materials to qualify for a refund.

We are unable to offer a money back guarantee to students who leave a class later than the times noted above. Students can however still repeat the training (often with a different trainer).

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Start Dates (3)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 2 $995
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Wed, Dec 11 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 2 $995
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Feb 11 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD
9:00am - 4:30pm TBD 2 $995
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Wed, Mar 25 9:00am - 4:30pm TBD

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