Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Introduction Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class

Baltimore, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site at Your Location

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Course Information & Why You Should Attend

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Duration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Complimentary Lunch)

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Course Description: In this two-day, hands-on Introduction to Adobe Acrobat Pro DC training course, you will learn the basics of Adobe Acrobat. 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 Adobe Acrobat Reader can view, navigate, comment on, and print a PDF file.

Prerequisites: 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 Acrobat Pro DC:
Content Creators
Writers
Editors
Desktop Publishers
Instructional Systems Designers
e-Learning and Web Developers

Projects That Use Acrobat Pro DC:
Convert files to PDF
Export and Edit PDF Files
Prepare PDF files consistently

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Introduction 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
Using Read Mode
Customizing the Acrobat toolbar
Using Help

2. Using Acrobat with Microsoft Office Files (Windows)
Understanding and using Acrobat PDFMaker
Converting Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files to Adobe PDF
Exporting part of a PDF to Word and Excel

3. Creating Adobe PDF Files
Using Create PDF
Dragging and dropping files to create PDFs
Converting different types of files to PDF
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
Creating a PDF from what you have copied

4. Reading and Working with PDF Files
Reading, scrolling, and zooming PDFs
Searching and printing PDF documents
Filling out PDF forms
Checking for accessibility (Acrobat Pro)
Making files flexible and accessible (Acrobat Pro)
Using Acrobat accessibility features such as automatic scrolling and keyboard shortcuts (Standard and Pro)

5. Enhancing PDF Documents
Moving pages with page thumbnails and the new organize pages tool
Manipulating pages: inserting, rotating, and deleting pages with new methods introduced in Acrobat DC
Renumbering pages: adding page labels
Working with links and bookmarks
Setting document properties and metadata
Setting the opening view

6. 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

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

8. Using Acrobat on Mobile Devices
About the Acrobat mobile apps
Getting Started
Using the Acrobat Reader app
Using Document Cloud in a web browser
Using the Fill & Sign app
Using the Adobe Scan app
Review questions and answers

Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are used as a guideline and are subject to change to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

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.

What You Get
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer with Software & Class Files (In Person Only)
  • 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)
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training

Commercial Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $795
GSA/Government Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $640.81
Non-Profit/Education Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $745

Dates to Register!

 

Custom Private Training – Onsite at Your Location, Online Live, or at ThinkB!G

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Dates to Register

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
Acrobat DC - BootCamp (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021 Friday, Jan 22, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - Intro (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021 Wednesday, Jan 20, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - BootCamp (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Mar 29, 2021 Thursday, Apr 01, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - Intro (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Mar 29, 2021 Tuesday, Mar 30, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - BootCamp (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Jul 12, 2021 Thursday, Jul 15, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - Intro (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Jul 12, 2021 Tuesday, Jul 13, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - BootCamp (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Oct 04, 2021 Thursday, Oct 07, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register
Acrobat DC - Intro (Online Live ONLY)
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ThinkB!G - Online Live ONLY (NOT Self-Paced)

Monday, Oct 04, 2021 Tuesday, Oct 05, 2021 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Register

Custom Private Training

We offer this course as Custom Private Training or Project Based Training®!

If you have a team of individuals, you can receive bulk discounts by doing your own Private training session & cover your specific learning objectives! We can have the Private Training at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland, Virtually Online Live (Available for Most Courses), or Onsite at Your Location.

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Courseware
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you!

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Policies

Payment Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training class.

 

Payment Policy for Private & Project Based Training® Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training service.  Pricing provided is firm fixed price based on number of students.  Client is responsible for entire amount regardless of change in number of registrations.

 

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

  • Classes may be canceled if less than 4 students are registered. We will notify you of cancellations no later than 16 business days prior to class.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling more than 16 business days prior to class: You are eligible for a refund or free reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling less than 16 business days prior to class: No refund. No Reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • No Shows without contact: No refund. No Reschedule.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Custom/Private and On-Site Training Classes

  • No penalty if cancellation/reschedule is 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class.
  • 50% penalty will be incurred if cancellation/reschedule is less than 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class. This fee is to cover instructor expenses, travel, and course materials purchased.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Individual Students in Custom/Private Training Classes

  • Individual students registered in a private class, who cancel or do not show, are not eligible for a partial refund or reschedule. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel.
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