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Adobe Captivate - Introduction

Armada, In Bromsgrove (+1 locations)
2 days
2 days

Course description

Introduction to Adobe Captivate - A 2-day course in creating e-learning content for new users  

This two-day Introduction to Adobe Captivate training course provides an essential overview of

 the skills required to create high quality e-learning tutorials, interactive simulations and software demos using Adobe Captivate.

The mode of delivery combines lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice to ensure delegates are confident in creating professional-standard content.

Armada is an Adobe Authorised Training Centre (AATC), and this is an Adobe-accredited Captivate course. The trainer is an Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI), and an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in Captivate.

If you don't want to travel to one of our centres, we also offer the option to participate in this course in our live online format. 

Self-funders can spread the cost over 12 months, interest-free. 

Training venue

This Introduction to Captivate training course is hosted at our centres in Bromsgrove (near Birmingham), Bristol, Milton Keynes, Reading and Sheffield.

For our Bromsgrove courses, we offer a free taxi service from Central Birmingham to our training centre.

Adobe Captivate delegates can enjoy fantastic facilities at our centres, with lunch and refreshments included.

Which versions of Adobe Captivate are covered?

Training is based primarily on Adobe Captivate 2019.

The techniques taught are relevant to all recent releases of Captivate, both Windows and Mac users.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This Introduction to Adobe Captivate training course is ideal for newcomers to Captivate and novice users with a small amount of experience. 

It is ideal for professionals who have a requirement to create e-learning content for their organisation/ 

For more information on suitability, please send an enquiry here. 

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Adobe e-certificate

Upon completion of the course, delegates receive an e-certificate confirming that they have attended and successfully completed Introduction to Adobe Captivate training.

Training Course Content

This Captivate course is usually structured as follows:

Day 1

  • The Capitvate learning environment
  • Creating a new project
  • Adding and editing slides
  • Working with text captions
  • Modifying the pointer
  • Working with the timeline
  • Working with objects
  • Using Smart Shapes
  • Applying Themes
  • Inserting animations and applying effects
  • Adding video to a Cptivate project
  • Adding audio to a Capitivate project
  • Exploring the 'panning' function

Day 2

  • Recording software simulations
  • Using clickboxes
  • Importing PowerPoint slides
  • Inserting buttons
  • Using text entry boxes
  • Using variables
  • Advanced actions
  • Inserting rollover captions and images
  • Inserting question slides
  • Setting reporting options
  • Updating projects
  • High definition screencasts
  • Themes and project templates
  • Reviewing
  • Publishing for a Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Publishing to HTML5
  • Other reporting and publishing options
  • Creating aggregator projects
  • Miscellaneous

Why choose Armada

4.9 stars Google Review rating

Over 96% delegate experience rating on our Autodesk courses in 2021

5 locations across UK and live online courses

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Average rating 4.9

Based on 10 reviews.
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Roger Luckins
16 Mar 2019
Excellent introduction for Captivate users

A great course if you want to learn how to get the best use of Captivate. Mark made the training very easy to follow in step by step chunks and we explored all the basic functio...

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13 Dec 2018

An excellent and thorough course. I have learnt a huge range of skills and tips to apply to my company's eLearning modules. The trainer was fantastic and knowledgeable. Lunch...

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Emma Judge
13 Dec 2018
Adobe Captivate Introduction

This has been a fantastic course, lots of helpful content at exactly the right pace. Would recommend to both beginners and those that have been "self taught".


Course fees are inclusive of all relevant course documentation, refreshments and lunch* .

Delegates are also entitled to 30 days' after-course support via email.

On-request training

We can also provide one-to-one training or a 'closed course' for your group at one of our centres, or your venue anywhere in the UK. These can be tailored to your specific needs, taking into account delegates’ existing knowledge, and the skills gap identified.

*lunch is subject to current COVID-19 restrictions permitting eating indoors

6 West Court, Saxon Business Park
B60 4AD Bromsgrove, Birmingham

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