2 Day(s)


Imagine how understanding how to use Captivate's advanced features will revolutionize the way you work. Take your Captivate skills to the next level

Adobe Captivate hands-on training provides students with the knowledge and hands-on practice they need to develop and build software demonstrations and interactive simulations with Captivate. In addition to learning key concepts, students also learn best practices for creating and publishing Captivate projects


This course is for intermediate Captivate users who would like to create software demonstrations and interactive simulations. Captivate appeals to a wide variety of audiences, typically grouped in training and education, sales and marketing, or technical support and documentation

Skills Gained

  • Importing and Branching
  • Advanced Actions
  • Question Pools
  • Learning Management Systems
  • Accessible Projects
  • Project and Design Templates
  • Variables, Widgets and Buttons


It is assumed you have already taken the Adobe Captivate Introductory class or have the equivalent experience. Please check the course content from the 101 class to make sure you are fully prepared. While we will make every reasonable effort to help, students with insufficient skills may be required to observe the class lessons or do their best to keep up without slowing down the rest of the class

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Question Pools

  • Create a question pool
  • Add questions to a question pool
  • Insert random question slides
  • Use the question pool manager

widgets, buttons and preloader

  • Insert widgets to enhance the project
  • Create custom buttons using Photoshop and Captivate
  • Insert a preloader into the project

Advanced interaction

  • Add document information for use with system variables
  • Create and insert system variables
  • Create and user system variables
  • Using variables to gather data
  • Create advanced Interactions
  • Create multiple interactions
  • Object Visibility
  • Named items
  • Text entry boxes for user input
  • Create project navigational buttons
  • Writing scripts
  • Attach a Script to a Slide

Advanced interaction with Flash

  • Customize Captivate widgets
  • Create interactive navigational buttons
  • Create advance image map navigation
  • Inserting a Flash animation that contains ActionScript 3
  • Create Flash animations for inclusion into Captivate

Image editing with Photoshop

  • Create importable slide layouts with Photoshop
  • Edit slide backgrounds
  • Create custom buttons using correct naming conventions
  • Adding Alpha channels

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
2 545 £545 2018-07-16
2 545 £545 2017-12-04
2 545 £545 2017-11-27
2 545 £545 2017-10-23
2 1000 £1000 2017-10-06
2 1000 £1000 2017-10-02
2 545 £545 2017-09-13
2 1000 £1000 2017-09-11
2 1000 £1000 2017-08-29
2 1000 £1000 2017-08-23
2 545 £545 2017-08-17
2 1000 £1000 2017-08-14
2 1000 £1000 2017-08-10
2 1000 £1000 2017-07-31
2 545 £545 2017-07-26
2 1000 £1000 2017-07-19