Acrobat DC Training Courses – Introduction

Adobe Acrobat DC Training Course – Introduction

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Adobe Acrobat DC Training Introduction Course Description:

Portable Document Format (PDF) is a universal file format that preserves all of the fonts, formatting, colors, and graphics of any source document. Anyone using the free Acrobat Reader can view, navigate, comment on, and print a PDF file. Designers, web developers, and print professionals will all find value in Adobe Acrobat DC training. While each audience can find features in Acrobat DC of specific interest, they are all increasingly interested in delivering content both digitally and in print, and PDF is the most convenient format for both of these worlds. From easy client review to near-foolproof print production and web distribution — and many steps in between — Acrobat DC can boost your productivity and help you achieve better results. In ThinkB!G’s hands-on Acrobat DC Training Intro course, you will learn the basics of Adobe Acrobat DC, including:
•An overview to the workspace
•Create PDFs from Word, Excel, PowerPoint, InDesign, scanned images, and other types of files
•Combine files into a single PDF
•Control how the opening view of the document
•Rearrange, delete, rotate, crop, and renumber pages
•Create links and bookmarks for navigation
•Make simple edits (when possible) to text and images
•Export from Acrobat DC to Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
•Use Acrobat in a Review cycle

Prerequisites for Attending Adobe Acrobat DC Training Introduction:

Students should have a good working knowledge of computers and operating systems; know how to open, save, and close files, and navigate to other folders. Students should be familiar with at least one software package, for example: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, or Adobe InDesign.

Job Roles that Use Adobe Acrobat DC:

Content Creators
Desktop Publishers
Instructional Systems Designers
Web Developers/Designers

Projects that Use Adobe Acrobat DC:

Convert files to PDF
Export PDF files
Edit PDF files
Prepare PDF files consistently

Locations for Adobe Acrobat DC Introduction Training:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Adobe Acrobat DC Introduction Training:

In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Adobe Acrobat DC Training Introduction Class Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:

Acrobat DC Advanced
Acrobat XI Pro Advanced
Acrobat Section 508 Compliance
LiveCycle Designer Intro
LiveCycle Designer Advanced

 Adobe Acrobat DC Training Intro Course Outline

1. Introducing Adobe Acrobat DC
About PDF, Acrobat, and Acrobat Reader
Opening a PDF file
Working with the toolbars
Working with Tools and the Tools pane
Using Task panes
Navigating PDF documents
Viewing multiple documents
Viewing PDF presentations in full screen
Viewing PDF files in Read Mode
Customizing the Acrobat toolbar
Using Help

2. Creating Adobe PDF Files
Using the Create PDF tool
Dragging and dropping files
Converting different types of files
Using the Print command to create Adobe PDF files
Reducing file size
Optimizing PDF files (Acrobat Pro)
Making scanned text editable and searchable
Converting web pages to Adobe PDF

3. Reading and Working with PDF Files
Reading, scrolling, and zooming PDFs
Searching and printing PDF documents
Filling out PDF forms
Working with accessible documents
Making files flexible and accessible (Acrobat Pro)
Using Acrobat accessibility features (Standard and Pro)

4. Enhancing PDF Documents
Moving pages with page thumbnails
Manipulating pages: inserting, rotating, and deleting pages
Renumbering pages: adding page labels
Working with links and bookmarks
Setting document properties and metadata
Changing the opening view

5. Editing Content in PDF Files
Adding, editing, and formatting text
Using Find and Replace
Replacing, adding, and editing images
Copying text and images from a PDF file
Exporting PDF content to a PowerPoint presentation
Saving PDF files as a Word document
Extracting PDF tables as Excel spreadsheets

6. Using Acrobat with Microsoft Office Files (Windows)
Understanding and using Acrobat PDFMaker
Converting Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files to Adobe PDF
Converting web pages from Internet Explorer

7. Combining Files into one PDF
Selecting and adding files in order to combine them
Arranging pages and merging the files

8. Using Acrobat in a Review Cycle
Understanding the review process
Adding comments to a PDF document
Importing and viewing comments
Creating a comment summary



All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

This video from Adobe will show you more information about Acrobat DC. This is not a reflection of our online courses which are live.

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
Acrobat DC - Intro

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 23, 2017 Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat DC - Intro

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 04, 2017 Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register