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  • Training

    Get Our Catalog! Register for classes at our Adobe Authorized Training Center in Columbia, MD, request training at your location, or take any class virtually... Read More

  • Development

    If your project is development for the Web, iPad or e-Learning, our Senior Instructional System Designers, Storyboard Creators, Editors & Technical Writers are your resource. Read More

  • Services

    Our learning solutions enable you to get what you need, when you need it. Our proven process empowers you to Learn, Design & Build Smart. Read More

  • Custom Services

    Get Certified
    Certifications set you apart from your peers giving you an edge – whether it is to get a job, be promoted within your job, or...
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    Custom OnSite Training
    Our Certified Instructors who are also Senior Designers, Developers, Producers and E-Learning specialist work with our clients to tailor specific topics based on the project and skill levels in the group.
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    Rent Our Training Center
    Need a technology training center facility? Our prime location in downtown Columbia, MD is available with Apple Mac or Microsoft OS computers & full catering.
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    e-Learning Builders
    Wanting to migrate your training content or marketing communications to online? We have the experts to build it for you from start to finish...
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  • Custom Services

    Experts for Hire
    Do you need help with a project? Our proven team of experts is available to assist you on demand (hourly) or per project.
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  • Custom Services

    Project Based Training
    Learn while you build. Blending Production with Learning delivers the most efficient and productive training on the market today. (link to project based training page)
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Training Calendar

Upcoming Classes

Storyline - Intro, Jun 28 - Jun 29

Illustrator - Advanced, Jul 05 - Jul 06

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  • What Our Clients Say

    Best Training In The Whole World!
    “Best training in the whole world! None better.” – Richard P. – USUHS (Premiere Pro Intro)
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    I Enjoyed The Extra Information!
    “I took the wordpress class and I enjoyed learning extra information that isn’t necessarily covered in the book, like what websites to find additional wordpress...
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    Experienced Instructors; Not Just Teaching From Books!
    “Think Big, Learn Smart understands the importance of hiring instructors who actually work in their chosen professions. That makes it better for the student because...
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    Hands Down The Best!
    “I’ve taken a number of classes this year, but this has been hands down the best; Great and knowledgeable instructor, lots of hands on meaningful...
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    I Was Never Overwhelmed or Lost!
    “[The Instructor] was the perfect trainer for our group! He was engaging and active, providing motivation when needed. Even though we covered quite a bit of...
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    I Hope I Can Come Back Soon!
    “ThinkBIG’s environment was very comfortable and promoted learning. My instructor was very knowledgeable, friendly and flexible. I really learned a lot. The catering aspect was...
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    An Excellent Facility With Modern Edge Courses!
    “ThinkBig, is an excellent facility with modern edge courses that are in high demand everywhere!! I took Captivate 9 as my first course with TB,...
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    Incredibly Useful Tools!
    “This was a fantastic course that gave me incredibly useful tools to translate raw content to design ready content!” – Goldie M. – University of...
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    I Felt Taken Care Of!
    “I enjoyed my experiences at ThinkBig while learning Adobe Presenter 11. The office team members were very friendly and welcoming. I also appreciated my instructor’s...
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    A Fantastic Instructor!
    “[The Instructor] was FANTASTIC!!! One of the best instructors I’ve ever had the pleasure of experiencing. I will certainly encourage our leadership to use you guys in...
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    ThinkB!G Is Like Family
    “I enjoy coming to Think Big for training because you feel a sense of belonging. They understand that there are endless opportunities to learn and...
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    Skills I Will Take Back To The Office
    “The ability to make shapes and text appear in fun and exciting ways are actually skills I will take back to the office with me...
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    Already Recommended!
    “I really enjoyed my 2 days here. Everyone is so friendly, courteous and helpful. I will definitely return for another class and have already recommended...
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    A Wealth of Knowledge
    “The instructor of the training course was awesome and had a wealth of knowledge to include the delivery of the information that allowed for a...
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    A Patient Instructor Made A Difficult Subject Easy!
    “[The Instructor] was wonderful, very patient and also incredibly smart. He made a difficult subject easy.” – Lauren T. – LCB Solutions, LLC (Videography Fundamentals)
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    My Feedback Was Valued By The CEO
    “I appreciate the willingness of the CEO, Christine, to listen to feedback with a desire to improve processes. Thank you for letting me know my...
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    Awesome Instructor!!
    “I love having classes with [this Instructor]! He’s just an awesome guy. This particular class was a little fast paced for my level of knowledge,...
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    My First Class and I Loved It!
    “This was my first class and I loved it!! The learning environment is very modern and small enough classes that no one feels as though...
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    Transport Security Administration
    I’m on Cloud 9!
    “All around, comparing to previous Acrobat 508 classes I have taken at other places, this is by far the best! The other classes I’ve taken...
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    Went the Extra Mile! Thank you!
    “Think Big Learn Smart provided an outstanding experience in the Adobe Acrobat XI Pro training. It was a 2 day training for the Advanced class...
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    ThinkB!G Helped Me Help Others!
    “I am an instructor working with excellent ISDs and needed to know how I can be of help to their process and “Creating Design Ready...
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    Top Notch!
    “ThinkB!G facilities are TOP NOTCH! The staff and the learning environment are welcoming and encourage the learner to excel!” – Charles W. –  Air National...
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    No Longer Overwhelmed!
    “The introduction to Articulate Storyline class was a great start to learning the software. The class was a good way to quiet the concerns of...
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    They Offer Strong Facilitation!
    “ThinkB!G is an excellent training organization – they are well prepared and well organized, and offer strong facilitation on a variety of topics. I appreciate...
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    A Class Act!
    “ThinkB!G MD is a class act training center!” – Belinda M. – SSA (Articulate Studio Pro)
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    From Hesitant to Confident!
    “I was initially hesitant about taking this class, due to my unfamiliarity with the topic. I was concerned that the course would be confusing and...
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    The Instructor Uses The Software Too!
    “[The Instructor] was very enthusiastic! She really loves Adobe Captivate. It’s great to have an instructor who uses the software to develop real-live e-learning projects. I...
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    Ahead of the Game!
    “Best external training for technical knowledge and skills to push you ahead of the game.” – Janet S. DOD 
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    Great Instructor!
    “I can’t wait to come back to another class! [The Instructor] is so talented, fun and helpful. He taught TO the students and made sure...
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    Unbeatable Training!
    “I love Think Big. The consistent quality of the instructors and the facility itself are unmatched. I’ve recommended Think Big to many and will continue...
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    Engaging Training!
    “[The Instructor] not only made the training fun and engaging but he also made it relevant to my current professional position. In addition to connecting names...
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    Wonderful! Absolutely Valuable Training
    “Wonderful! Thank you! Absolutely valuable and accessible training. Small classes allow the content to be tailored to our needs. [Our instructor] was encouraging and enlightening! I...
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    Amazing Ability to Incorporate All Students
    “Amazing ability to incorporate the online learner[s] as well as the classroom participants. Very knowledgeable on topic and excellent instructor.” -Theresa G. – DOD (After...
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    T. Rowe Price
    This Class Truly Assisted Me
    “This class truly assisted me in identifying my strengths and weaknesses and gave me a lot of tools to use to progress my career.” -Tina...
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    Agora Inc
    Fun & Great Learning Environment
    “Think Big Learn Smart helped me grow my knowledge of the After Effects program and I left feeling more comfortable applying these skills at my...
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    Transport Security Administration
    Best Bang for Your Buck
    “Compared to other training I have taken in the area, ThinkBig provides the best bang for your buck.  Not only are the facilities state-of-the-art but...
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    Department of Education
    Incredible, Knowledgeable & Interactive
    “Incredible facility, knowledgeable instructors, and very interactive.” -Arael L. – Department of Education (Illustrator Intro Training)
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    Exceeded My Expectations!
    “This class exceeded my expectations! I was able to learn so much from this class, and can’t wait to get back to work to implement...
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    Best Training Company
    “What a wonderful environment and learning experience. Great teachers and equipment. Best training class and company I have ever had to work with. Great equipment...
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    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
    This Training Facility is GREAT!
    “This training facility is great, clean and neat, staff outstanding! Our instructor was GREAT! She made 508 look easy. Can’t wait to use my improved...
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    Very Valuable Tools
    “I learned very valuable tools that I will apply personally and in the instruction to my video students.” -Harry L. -DINFOS (Private Speedgrade Training)
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    Like Minded Designers and Instructors
    “Really great experience at ThinkB!G. Enjoyed the training environment with like minded designers and instructors.” -Antonio T. -Army (Illustrator Intro Training)
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    Always a Great Experience
    “I love coming to ThinkB!G, always a great experience and learn so much!” -Ruth J. -NASA (Project Based ePub Training)
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    Lots of Really Interesting Points
    “The instructor touched on lots of really interesting points! I liked the history about how movies and video have evolved over the years (and how...
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    Leave You with Newly Found Confidence
    “Great instruction, leaves you with a newly found confidence in your Articulate Storyline abilities.”  -Max S. – iQ Credit Union (Storyline 2 Advanced Training)
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    The Entire Course Was Valuable
    “The entire course was valuable for me. I was able to refresh several concepts and learn new ones. Training at this facility makes me think...
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    The Best Training I’ve Experienced
    “This was the best training I’ve experienced. The variety of the food/drink choices were really appreciated. Additionally, the staff at think Big were also welcoming...
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    Outstanding From Beginning to End
    “I enjoyed the location, the instructor and my classmates. I must admit, the food spread was not expected and was enjoyed by all from breakfast...
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    Top Notch!
    “I would highly recommend using thinkBIG for training. The facilities are great and the staff is top notch.” -Michael B. – SSA (Private Infographic Essentials...
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    Kudos to the Staff!
    “I am surprised how much I have learned about infographics! I can’t wait to practice using my work assignments. The people are very helpful, professional and...
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