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Captivate 2 Days | 14 hours | $849 PLUS TAX

This course is completely hands-on. The instructor will guide you through the features and tools and provide design tips for creating effective eLearning projects. You will have enough practice in class to feel completely comfortable when you start working with Captivate back at the office Prerequisite: None, although knowledge of either Powerpoint or Keynote would be helpful. 

Introduction

  • » Round table
  • » Pre-planning interactive project
  • » Storyboarding
  • » Interactive = memorable, engaging, flexible
  • » Start screen

The Interface

  • » Interface
  • » Toolbar
  • » Filmstrip & stage
  • » Menus
  • » Themes
  • » Timeline
  • » Stage
  • » Properties
  • » Magnification
  • » Global preferences

Let’s See How it Works

  • » Add box
  • » Add text
  • » Format text
  • » Text styles
  • » Add image
  • » Edit image
  • » Fit to stage
  • » Duplicate object
  • » Duplicate slide
  • » Various media
  • » Add shapes
  • » Buttons

Interactive Objects

  • » Button
  • » Click box
  • » Shape buttons
  • » Rollover interactions

Saving Your Work

  • » Naming
  • » The asterix in the project tab

Audio

  • » Add audio
  • » To slide, background, or object
  • » Edit audio
  • » Text to speech
  • » Record narration

Video

  • » Insert video
  • » Event video
  • » Multi-slide video
  • » Acceptable formats

Themes & Master pages

  • » Explore & customize Themes
  • » Master pages
  • » Create your own template

Assets

  • » Learning interactions
  • » Widgets
  • » Characters

Object States

  • » Adding states to objects
  • » Their purpose?

The Timeline

  • » Control timing of everything onscreen
  • » Adjusting the timeline

Quizzes

  • » Preferences
  • » Types of questions
  • » Question pools
  • » Scoring

Software Simulation

  • » Guide viewers through software
  • » Test viewer knowledge

Create from Powerpoint

  • » Importing projects from Powerpoint
  • » Ppt vs pptx

Responsive Projects

  • » Create projects that resize and reflow for phone, tablet or laptop
  • » Limitations & workarounds

Branching

  • » Allowing the viewer to navigate areas of interest
  • » The Branching Panel

Using Variables

  • » Add extra functionality to your project

Table of Contents

  • » Creating your TOC
  • » Customization

Publish your project

  • » Get ready to publish
  • » Reducing overhead
  • » Publish

  • Online:
  • Jun 13-14
  • Jul 25-26
  • Aug 15-16
  • Sep 26-27
  • Oct 19-20
  • Nov 21-22