Adobe Captivate

Adobe Captivate

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Duration: 20 hours

Teaching Methodology: Hands-on


The Adobe Captivate authoring tool lets you create all kinds of fully-responsive eLearning content. You can use it to include learning experiences with VR and 360° media assets. You can also use it to amplify video-based learning by easily adding interactivity to your videos.

In this course, you will learn how to record, add text captions, add interactivity, work with audio, animate effects, add questions, and publish.


Chapter 1 Understanding Captivate’s role in eLearning

Education Through Pictures
Planning eLearning Projects
Explore a Finished Captivate Project
Explore the Default Workspaces
Modifying the Workspace
Creating Workspace
Zooming and Magnification
Navigating a Project
Previewing a Project
Create New Projects
Inserting Standard Objects onto Slides

Chapter 2 Recording Demos and Sims

Understanding Recording Settings
Enabling Access for Assistive Devices
Reviewing Default Recording Mode Settings
Recording Using Multiple Modes
Recording a Custom Simulation

Chapter 3 Creating Captions, Styles and Timing in Captivate

Inserting, Resizing and Moving Text Captions
Modifying Caption Properties
Editing Caption Styles
Changing a Callout Type Used by a Text Caption
Control Slide and Slide Object Timing
Checking Spelling
Align Slide Objects

Chapter 4 Working with Images and Drawing Objects

Inserting and Resizing Images
Transforming Image Size and Position
Crop and Rename an Image
Remove a Background Color
Using the Library
Managing Project Assets
Inserting a Cloud Callout
Creating an Image Slideshow

Chapter 5 Using Pointers, Buttons, and Highlight Boxes

Adding a Visual Click and Sound
Modify the Mouse Pointer
Insert and Format a Text Button
Set a Button’s Pause After Timing
Working With Image Buttons
Inserting and Formatting Highlight Boxes

Chapter 6 Creating Rollovers and Zoom Areas

Inserting a Rollover Caption
Inserting a Rollover Image
Creating a Zoom Area
Using Rollover Slidelets

Chapter 7 Using and working with Audio

Importing Audio onto a Slide Object
Adding Background Audio Music
Adding Slide Notes
Calibrating Microphones
Recording Slide Audio
Importing Voiceovers onto a Slide
Editing Audio Files
Inserting Silence
Converting Text-to-Speech

Chapter 8 Working with Video, Animation and Effects

Inserting Video
Setting Video Properties
Adding Animation to slides
Inserting Text Animation
Applying Effects to Slide Objects
Applying Filter Effects
Modifying Effect Properties
Saving and Importing Effects

Chapter 9 Converting Demonstrations into Simulations

Causing the Mouse to be hidden
Replacing Phrases
Inserting Click Boxes
Inserting Text Entry Boxes

Chapter 10 Using Captivate with PowerPoint

Importing PowerPoint slides
Resizing Objects
Using Apply to All to Consistently Format Objects
Updating Captivate Project with Edited PowerPoint files
Synchronizing with Source Files

Chapter 11 Creating Quizzes using Question Slides

Editing Quiz Object Styles
Setting Quiz Preferences
Applying Themes
Hiding Slide Images
Inserting Question slides
Adding Images to Question slides

Chapter 12 Using Publishing to distribute your Captivate project

Creating Internet Links
Applying, Editing, Saving and Deleting Skins
Create Table of Contents
Check Publish Settings and Add a Loading Screen
Publishing SWF and PDF files
Using the HTML5 Tracker
Publishing as HTML5
Exporting Captions


People who want to learn how create interactive elearning contents.


Adobe Photoshop and adobe illustrator essential skills. Adobe After Effects essential skills will enable users to prepare videos to include in their projects.