Adobe Captivate Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class

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Outline & Course Information

 

Duration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM EST

Locations for Training:

Course Description: In this hands-on, two-day Captivate Advanced training course, intermediate to advanced users will learn the in-depth eLearning tools used to build more challenging content, while continuing to learn Adobe Captivate. You will benefit from the special tips and insider secrets that let you do more and save time by attending this Captivate training course. The topics covered in this course will allow you to work with many types of variables, import questions, create quizzes, work with responsive layers, share elements from Captivate with your team, publish in various formats, and use JavaScript with Captivate. You will also dive into Virtual Reality (VR).

Note: This Adobe training course for Captivate 2019 is now the standard version for Captivate 8 training, Captivate 9 training, Captivate 2017 training as well as for all other previous versions of Captivate.

Prerequisites: Students need to have completed our Captivate Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the Introduction outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Required Technical Set-Up:
• Primary computer connected to a second monitor OR second computer to view instructor live
• Reliable High-speed internet connection
• Web Browser: Google Chrome Preferred (Alternative: Microsoft Edge)
• 3-Button Computer mouse
• Audio Speaker/Microphone (built-in to computer or external)

Job Roles That Use Captivate:
Content/Courseware Developer
e-Learning Developer
Multimedia Designer
Instructional Systems Designer
Subject Matter Experts

Projects That Use Captivate:
Creating Simulations
Creating Demos
Compliance training materials that run on screens of varying sizes
Transforming PowerPoint presentations into engaging eLearning using actors, voices, interactions, and quizzes.

Adobe Captivate Advanced Course Outline

1. Software Simulations Review and Caption Pre-Editing
Rehearse a Script
Set Recording Preferences
Record a Simulation
Edit a Text Capture Template

2. Object Styles, Project Sharing, and Branching
Create a New Style
Apply an Object Style Globally
Export and Import an Object Style
Name a Slide
Copy and Paste Project Assets
Use Buttons to Create a Branch
Explore the Branching View
Create a Branch Group

3. Variables and Widgets
Add Project Information
Insert a System Variable
Edit a System Variable
Create a User Variable
Use a Variable to Gather Learner Data
Insert and Format a Widget

4. Interactive Videos and Virtual Reality
Insert an Interactive Video
Add Bookmarks
Add Slide Overlays
Create a Virtual Reality Project
Add a Text Hotspot
Recolor a Hotspot
Add an Audio Hotspot
Add a Quiz to a Virtual Reality Project

5. Interactions
Explore Learning Interactions
Create a Sorting Drag and Drop Interaction
Manage Drag and Drop Buttons
Create a “Trick” Reset Interaction Slide
Explore an Advanced Drag and Drop Interaction
Create an Advanced Drag and Drop Interaction
Change States
Use States to Swap Images
Insert an Interactive Asset Slide

6. Accessible eLearning
Set Document Information
Enable Accessibility
Add Accessibility Text to Slides
Import Slide Audio
Add Shortcut Keys
Add Closed Captions
Set a Tab Order

7. Advanced Actions
Use a Completed Action
Name Objects
Create a Mask
Control Object Visibility
Create a Standard Advanced Action
Execute an Advanced Action
Group Timeline Objects
Create a Variable
Create a Conditional Action
Create Decision Blocks

8. Project Templates and Master Slides
Work with the Main Master Slide
Work with Content Masters
Apply a Master to Filmstrip Slides
Edit a Content Master Slide
Apply a Theme
Create a Custom Theme
Review a Template
Create a Project Based on a Template
Create a Project Template

9. Responsive Projects
Review a Responsive Project
Customize Breakpoints
Save a Standard Project as Responsive
Create a Responsive Project
Use the Position Inspector
Modify a Single Breakpoint
Exclude from View
Add a New Breakpoint
Position and Smart Position Objects
Edit Breakpoint Object Styles
Insert and Name Fluid Boxes
Resize Fluid Boxes
Add Content to Fluid Boxes

10. Reporting Results
Set Quiz Reporting Options
Create a Manifest File
Report a Button Interaction
Adjust Slide Object Interaction
Publish a SCORM Content Package
Test an eLearning Course with SCORM Cloud

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
  • Instructor Led Hands-On Virtual Online Live Training (VOLT™) & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Certified Instructors that are Senior Consultants
  • Digital Official Curriculum Courseware (Not Used During Class) & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Remote Access to ThinkB!G Class Computer with Software licenses & Class Files Pre-Installed for Use During Training--No Installs or Downloads
  • Instructor's Real-Time View of ThinkB!G Class Computer Screen for Immediate Live Interactive Support
  • If Certification Training is Selected, It May Include a Test Prep Tool, Testing Voucher with Free Retake, and Proctor Fee (if taken with ThinkB!G Virtually)
  • Note: IT Support is Available to Pre-Flight Virtual Class Set Up Before & During Training
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training Pricing

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

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Dates to Register

Event Venue Start Date End Date
Captivate Advanced Captivate Virtual Classroom
  • August 14, 2024 8:30 am EDT
  • August 15, 2024 3:00 pm EDT
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Captivate Advanced Captivate Virtual Classroom
  • November 20, 2024 8:30 am EDT
  • November 21, 2024 3:00 pm EDT
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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!

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Instructor Led Hands-On Virtual Online Live Training (VOLT™) & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Certified Instructors that are Senior Consultants
  • Official Curriculum Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Remote Access to ThinkB!G Class Computer with Software licenses & Class Files Pre-Installed for Use During Training--No Installs or Downloads
  • Instructor's Real-Time View of ThinkB!G Class Computer Screen for Immediate Live Interactive Support
  • If Certification Training is Selected, It May Include a Test Prep Tool, Testing Voucher with Free Retake, and Proctor Fee (if taken with ThinkB!G Virtually)
  • Note: IT Support is Available to Pre-Flight Virtual Class Set Up Before & During Training

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. Registration is transferable to another student. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel. 
Reviews

Average Review: 4.82 out of 5 - 11 Reviews

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The Environment Makes It Easy To Learn!
ThinkBig LearnSmart offers great training which is convenient and the environment makes it easy to learn! -DOD, Katherine (Adobe Captivate Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Best After Effects Training I Have Ever Received!
Best After Effects training I have ever received. The instructor was very approachable and more than happy to look over some of my earlier work and give constructive criticism to help me improve my skills. -DINFOS, Michael (Adobe Captivate Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Great instructor and tech help was quick!
Great instructor and tech help were quick when needed. Thanks again! -DOD, Kent (Adobe Captivate Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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The Training Was Hands-On!
The instructor was excellent during the four-day "Adobe Captivate Boot Camp." The training was hands-on, but also fast-paced with non-stop learning. Well worth the money and I will be recommending it to others within DoD/DMA. -DOD, Stephen (Adobe Captivate Advanced Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class)
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Focus on Your Specific Skill-set and Level
"If you're looking for a training that will focus on your specific skill-set and level, Think BIG is the place to go; they teach in an engaging format that's individually tailored to the needs of the specific learners in each class." - Tony W., Erickson Living (Advanced Adobe Captivate Class)
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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 look forward to taking more classes!" - Hannah C., LIRS (Advanced Adobe Captivate Training)
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Learning Made Fun!
"This was learning made fun. It was very complicated information presented with much clarity and some fun. Thanks." Alicia W., LIRS (Captivate Advanced Training)
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This Class Is Exactly What I Needed to Get Started With My e-Learning Course!
"This class is exactly what I needed to get started with my e-learning course!" - Lori T., Metro (Advanced Captivate Training)
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Great Place, Excellent Staff, Wonderful Experience
"Great place, excellent staff, wonderful experience. Thank you!" - David P. - DOD (Adobe Captivate Advanced Training)
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Any Learner Would Have an Excellent Experience Here
"The Captivate instructor was excellent. She was very knowledgeable and pleasant to be around. She kept the lessons fun and moved at a great pace. The center itself is very nice and the staff is very welcoming. I think any learner would have an excellent experience here." - Christopher W., LIRS (Advanced Captivate Course)
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Phenomenal Learning Experience
"I had a phenomenal learning experience here at Think Big. The instructor was incredibly professional and has a tremendous command and expertise of Captivate. I feel so much more comfortable and confident in having learned the basics of Adobe Captivate and am eager to start applying this in my job. This knowledge will allow me to better serve the training needs of our employees." - Jessica S. - University of Maryland (Advanced Captivate Training)