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Adobe Captivate is the industry leading electronic learning (e-learning) development tool. Captivate can create interactive software simulations, demonstrations and randomized assessments in flash format. This can be converted to an .avi movie or Microsoft PowerPoint presentations .

In this short course you will learn how to use all the main features of Captivate, and create your own e-learning material and quizzes.

Cost

$499.80 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.

PC Hire:

$70.00
Or bring your own PC

Duration:

2 days

Brochure:

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Prices have changed from 1 March 2018. Information may change without notice.

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

Audience

Course developers. Assessors. Instructors. Facilitators.

Pre-Requisites

Basic Computer literacy. Experience with using web based tools an advantage.

Course Outline / Curriculum

 

  • Module 1 Exploring Captivate
    • The Captivate Interface
      • Explore a Finished Captivate Project
      • Zoom and Magnify
      • Navigate a Project
      • Explore and Reset the Workspace
    • Previewing
      • Preview the Entire Project
      • Previewing Confidence Check
  • Module 2 New Projects
    • Soft Skills eLearning
      • Create a Blank Project
      • New Slides Confidence Check
    • Add Images to Placeholders
    • Themes Confidence Check
    • Buttons
      • Insert and Format a Text Button
      • Disable Click Sounds
      • Buttons Confidence Check
  • Module 3 Recording Screen Actions
    • Preparing to Record
      • Rehearse a Script
      • Review Recording Settings
    • Multimode Recordings
      • Review Recording Modes
      • Record Using Multiple Modes
    • Preview Confidence Check
    • Custom Recordings
      • Record a Custom Simulation
      • Recording Confidence Check
    • Panning
      • Record a Demonstration that Pans
    • Manual Recordings
      • Manually Record the Screen
  • Module 4 Captions, Styles, and Timing
    • Text Captions
      • Insert and Edit Text Captions
      • Modify Text Caption Properties
    • Confidence Check
    • Caption Styles
      • Edit the Default Caption Style
    • Callouts
      • Change a Callout Used by a Text Caption
    • Confidence Check
    • The Timeline
      • Control Slide and Object Timing
    • Confidence Check
      • Check Spelling
      • Align Slide Objects
    • Confidence Check
  • Module 5 Images and Smart Shapes
    • Images
      • Insert, Resize, and Restore an Image
      • Transform an Image
    • Images Confidence Check
    • The Library
      • Use the Library
      • Manage Unused Project Assets
    • Image Editing
      • Crop and Rename an Image
      • Remove a Background Color
    • Properties Confidence Check
    • Characters
      • Insert Characters
    • Characters Confidence Check
    • Assets
      • Insert Assets
    • Smart Shapes
      • Insert a Cloud Callout
    • Smart Shapes Confidence Check
    • Background Editing
    • Create an Image Mask
    • Integrating Photoshop
      • Delete a Slide Background
      • Work with Photoshop Layers
    • Layers Confidence Check
    • Image Slideshows
      • Create an Image Slideshow
    • Transitions Confidence Check
  • Module 6 Pointers, Paths, Boxes, and Buttons
    • Mouse Effects
      • Control Mouse Effects
    • Visual Click Confidence Check
    • Pointer Paths and Types
      • Edit a Mouse Path
    • Highlight Boxes
      • Clone an Object Style
      • Insert a Highlight Box
    • Image Buttons
      • Insert an Image Button
      • Control Appear After Timing
  • Module 7 Rollovers and Zooms
    • Rollover Captions
      • Insert a Rollover Caption
    • Rollover Captions Confidence Check
    • Rollover Images
      • Insert a Rollover Image
    • Rollover Images Confidence Check
    • Rollover Slidelets
      • Insert a Rollover Slidelet
    • Zoom Areas
      • Insert a Zoom Area
  • Module 8 Audio
    • Object Audio
      • Import Audio onto a Slide Object
    • Object Audio Confidence Check
      • Import Background Audio
    • Slide Notes
      • Add a Slide Note
    • Recording Audio
      • Calibrate a Microphone
      • Record Slide Audio
    • Recording Audio Confidence Check
    • Slide Audio
      • Import Audio Onto a Slide
      • Edit an Audio File
    • Slide Audio Confidence Check
    • Silence
      • Insert Silence
    • Edit Audio Confidence Check
    • Text-to-Speech
      • Convert Text-to-Speech
    • TTS Confidence Check
  • Module 9 Video, Animation, and Effects
    • Video
      • Insert a Flash Video
      • Set Flash Video Properties
    • Animation
      • Add Animation to a slide
    • Animations Confidence Check
    • Text Animation
      • Insert Text Animation
    • Text Animation Confidence Check
    • Object Effects
      • Apply an Effect to a Slide Object
      • Apply a Free Fall Effect to an Object
      • Edit Effects Timing
  • Module 10 Adding Interactivity
    • Demonstrations versus Simulations
      • Hide the Mouse
      • Find and Replace
      • Replace Phrases
    • Find and Replace Confidence Check
    • Click Boxes
      • Insert a Click Box
    • Click Boxes Confidence Check
    • Text Entry Boxes
      • Insert a Text Entry Box
    • Text Entry Box Confidence Check
  • Module 11 Working With PowerPoint
    • Starting with PowerPoint
      • Import a Presentation
      • Apply Changes to All Items
      • Edit the Presentation
    • Apply to All Confidence Check
    • PowerPoint Collaboration
      • Synchronize With Source
    • Rescaling Projects
      • Rescale a Project
    • Rescaling Confidence Check
  • Module 12 Introduction to Question Slides
    • Quiz Setup
      • Edit Quizzing Object Styles
      • Set the Quiz Preferences
    • Question Slides
      • Insert Question Slides
      • Edit a Question Slide
    • Quiz Confidence Check
    • Knowledge Checks
      • Insert a Knowledge Check
    • Knowledge Check Confidence Check
  • Module 13 Finishing Touches
    • URL Actions
      • Create a Link to a Website
    • Click Box Confidence Check
    • Skins
      • Apply a Skin
      • Edit, Save, and Delete a Skin
    • Project Info. Confidence Check
    • Table of Contents
      • Create a TOC
    • TOC Confidence Check
    • Preloaders
      • Check Publish Settings and Add a Loading Screen
    • Publishing
      • Publish as SWF and PDF
      • Run the HTML5 Tracker
      • Publish as HTML5
    • Publishing Confidence Check
    • Round Tripping
      • Export Captions to Microsoft Word
      • Perform a Round Trip

 

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Start Date Duration  
Mon 29 Oct 2018 2 days Book Now