New Toronto Group

Adobe Captivate 7 - Advanced Training Course New Toronto Group


Advanced Captivate 7 teaches the higher-end, more advanced functionality of Adobe Captivate. 

Through this course, you will improve your screen recording skills via project templates and by pre-editing your text captions. You'’ll learn how to create and produce video projects that will enable you to record screen actions in real-time. Then, after learning how to import questions into Captivate using the GIFT format, you’ll learn how to create a random quiz using question pools and random question slides. 

You'll also fine-tune your production skills by learning about object styles, master slides, themes, and advanced actions. You'll learn to engage the learner like never before my using variables. You will learn how to create branching scenarios that will enable learners to plot their own learning path. 

If you're working in a team environment, you'll learn to collaborate with team members using Captivate's powerful commenting capabilities. 

Finally, you'll ensure your eLearning and mLearning output can be used by people with disabilities by adding such 508-compliant features as accessibility text and closed captions. You'll learn about SCORM, AICC, TinCan, SCOs, Manifests, and how to upload a published lesson into a Learning Management System.



2 Days


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Certified Advanced Adobe Captivate 7 Training Course




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Mississauga ON L4Z 1S1,



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To gain the most from this class, you should already:

  • Have taken the "Essentials of Captivate 7" training class or have equivalent knowledge of Captivate basics through hands-on use on eLearning projects



Module 1: Essential Skills with a Twist

  • Plan eLearning Projects
  • Check Captivate’s Recording Settings
  • Rehearse a Script
  • Record a Custom Simulation
  • Edit a Text Capture Template

Module 2: Video Demos

  • Record a Video Demo
  • Zoom and Pan
  • Smoothen a Mouse Path and Show Visual Clicks
  • Split a Video
  • Trim a Video

Module 3: Custom Styles, Branching and Aggregating

  • Create a Text Caption Style
  • Apply a Style Globally
  • Export and Import a Style
  • Name a Slide
  • Copy/Paste Project Assets
  • Use Buttons to Create a Branch
  • Explore the Branching Tab
  • Create a Slide Group
  • Publish SWFs
  • Aggregate SWFs

Module 4: Question Pools

  • Import a Question from a GIFT File
  • Rename and Create Question Pools
  • Add Questions to Question Pools
  • Insert Random Question Slides

Module 5: 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

Module 6: Variables, Widgets and Interactions

  • Add Project Information
  • Insert a System Variable
  • Edit a System Variable
  • Create a User Variable
  • Use a Variable to Gather Data
  • Insert and Format a Widget
  • Insert and Format an Interaction

Module 7: Actions

  • Name Objects
  • Control Object Visibility
  • Create a Simple Action
  • Attach an Action to a Button
  • Group Objects
  • Create a Variable
  • Create a Conditional Action
  • Create Decision Blocks
  • Create, Export and Import a Shared Action

Module 8: Reviewing and Background Editing

  • Send a Project for Shared Review
  • Add Comments to a Review File
  • Review and Reply to Comments
  • Create an Image Mask
  • Delete a Slide Background
  • Work With Photoshop Layers

Module 9: Master Slides, Themes and Project Templates

  • Add an Image to a Master Slide
  • Insert a Content Master Slide
  • Apply a Master Slide to Project Slides
  • Edit a Master Slide
  • Apply a Theme to a Project
  • Edit and Save a Theme
  • Use and Create a Project Templates

Module 10: Reporting Results

  • Configure as an LMS Alternative
  • Post Quiz Results to
  • Use The Quiz Results Analyzer
  • Review and Chart Quiz Data Posted to
  • Set Quiz Reporting Options for an LMS
  • Create a Manifest File
  • Report a Button Interaction
  • Adjust Slide Object Interaction
  • Publish a Content Package to an LMS
  • Create a Live LMS Account
  • Create an LMS Lesson
  • Create an LMS Course
  • Create an LMS Curriculum (Catalog)
  • Test an eLearning Course from within an LMS