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Captivate 9 Essentials Course

(4.81 out of 5) 65 Student Reviews

About the course

During this 2 day course, participants will learn Adobe Captivate 9 skills needed to create interactive eLearning content. with step-by-step learning, you will be able to create elearning lessons from scratch. When you finish the course, you'll know how to control the mouse pointer and add such standard objects as text captions, images, and highlight boxes. You'll be able to record, import and edit audio, and further enhance the learner experience by adding interactivity via click boxes, buttons, text entry boxes and import PowerPoint into Captivate.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for Adobe Captivate 9 users who want to create interactive, engaging training simulations and scenario-based training with tutorials and quizzes, or capture and communicate knowledge visually.

Prerequisites

There are no pre-requisites for attending this course; however participants are expected to have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system.

Course Details

Course Dates

  • Sydney Class Dates

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    Level 11, 32 Walker Street, North Sydney , NSW 2060

    08 - 09 Mar 18 Thu - Fri
    12 - 13 Apr 18 Thu - Fri
    31 May - 01 Jun 18 Thu - Fri
    09 - 10 Jul 18 Mon - Tue
    28 - 29 Aug 18 Tue - Wed
  • Melbourne Class Dates

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    Level 12, 379 Collins Street, Melbourne , VIC 3000

    03 - 04 Apr 18 Tue - Wed
    17 - 18 May 18 Thu - Fri
    25 - 26 Jun 18 Mon - Tue
    30 - 31 Jul 18 Mon - Tue
    13 - 14 Sep 18 Thu - Fri
  • Brisbane Class Dates

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    Level 6, 371 Queen Street, Brisbane , QLD 4000

    02 - 03 May 18 Wed - Thu
    23 - 24 Jul 18 Mon - Tue
    18 - 19 Oct 18 Thu - Fri
    14 - 15 Jan 19 Mon - Tue
    11 - 12 Apr 19 Thu - Fri
  • Perth Class Dates

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    Level 1, 140 St Georges Terrace, Perth , WA 6000

    19 - 20 Mar 18 Mon - Tue
  • Canberra Class Dates

    Level 1, 33 Ainslie Place, Canberra , ACT 2601

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  • Adelaide Class Dates

    19 Young Street, Adelaide , SA 5000

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Course Units

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Unit 1: Exploring Captivate

  • Explore a Finished Captivate Project
  • Zoom and Magnify
  • Navigate a Project
  • Explore and Reset the Workspace
  • Preview the Entire Project

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Unit 2: New Project & Soft Skills eLearning

  • Create a Blank Project
  • Add Images to Placeholders
  • Insert and Format a Text Button
  • Disable Click Sounds

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Unit 3: Recording Screen Actions

  • Preparing to Record
  • 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

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Unit 4: Captions, Styles and Timing

  • Insert and Edit Text Captions
  • Modify Text Caption Properties
  • 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

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Unit 5: Images and Smart Shapes

  • Insert, Resize, and Restore an Image
  • Transform an Image
  • Use the Library
  • Manage Unused Project Assets
  • Crop and Rename an Image
  • Remove a Background Color
  • Insert Characters
  • Insert Assets
  • Insert a Cloud Callout
  • Create an Image Mask
  • Delete a Slide Background
  • Work with Photoshop Layers
  • Create an Image Slideshow

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Unit 6: Pointers, 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

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Unit 7: Rollovers and Zooms

  • Insert a Rollover Caption
  • Insert a Rollover Image
  • Insert a Rollover Slidelet
  • Insert a Zoom Area

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Unit 8: Audio

  • Import Audio onto a Slide Object
  • Import Background Audio
  • Add a Slide Note
  • Calibrate a Microphone
  • Record Slide Audio
  • Import Audio onto a Slide
  • Edit an Audio File
  • Insert Silence
  • Convert Text-to-Speech

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Unit 9: Video, Animation and Effects

  • Insert a Flash Video
  • Set Flash Video Properties
  • Add Animation to a Slide
  • Insert Text Animation
  • Apply an Effect to a Slide Object
  • Apply a Free Fall Effect to an Object
  • Edit Effect Timings

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Unit 10: Adding Interactivity

  • Hide the Mouse
  • Replace Phrases
  • Insert a Click Box
  • Insert a Text Entry Box

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Unit 11: Working with PowerPoint

  • Import PowerPoint slides
  • Apply Changes to All Items
  • Edit a Presentation
  • Synchronise with Source
  • Rescale a Project

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Unit 12: Introduction to Question Slides

  • Edit Quizzing Object Styles
  • Set the Quiz Preferences
  • Insert Question Slides
  • Edit Question Slides
  • Insert a Knowledge Check

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Unit 13: Finishing Touches

  • Create a Link to a Web Site
  • Apply a Skin
  • Edit, Save and Delete a Skin
  • Create a Table-Of-Content
  • Check Publish Settings and Add a Loading Screen
  • Publish a SWF and PDF
  • Run the HTML5 Tracker
  • Publish as HTML5
  • Export Captions to Microsoft Word
  • Perform a “Round Trip"

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Course Reviews

(5.00 out of 5) Kyla C [ 15 February, 2018 ]
I found this course extremely iterative and intuitive. As a first time user of the program, the class had people of all levels and the content was valuable to all levels.
(5.00 out of 5) Penny P [ 15 February, 2018 ]
Really informative and will be of great value to me. Alice was very clear in explanations and ensured that all class members had a clear grasp of each concept before moving on to the next topic.
(5.00 out of 5) David M [ 11 January, 2018 ]
Got so much out of this course from both a system and design point of view. Being asked what we wanted to get out of the course and then ensuring we covered that information was great. Discussing the theory side of things first and then putting it into practice was invaluable. Thank you.
(5.00 out of 5) Cathy V [ 14 December, 2017 ]
This course truly lives up to it's name providing essential knowledge for how to use Captivate. Could really have used this information 2 years ago and will change forever how I create eLearning opportunities for my learners.

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