Adobe Acrobat Courses

Empower your team to modify and build documents with the highest level of effectiveness and speed.

Live Online / In-Person Acrobat Training

Choose the Acrobat course that is right for you. Each course is 3 ½ hours in length and includes a PDF reference manual and 30 days of technical support.   Public courses (open to anyone) are $ 125 each/per person and are delivered online (live and fully interactive).  Speak with the Instructor at any time during the course or use the Chat and Q&A features.  (Learn more about how our online training works.) 

Private training is available for your team in a live online format or in-person at your office, in your company meeting room.   Choose one of our standard Acrobat courses, or build your own custom course by selecting the topics you would like covered.  (Learn more about build your own courses.)  Get in touch for pricing or to book the most convenient time for your team!

Note: our Acrobat courses are for people who have Acrobat Standard DC or Acrobat Pro DC, not the free Acrobat Reader version.

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Acrobat Pro DC
Course 1: Getting Started

$ 125 per person / 3 ½ hours

We all open PDF files, but few people know how to use the basic tools available in Acrobat.   This course looks at creating PDFs (including settings options), then how to edit PDF files and organize the pages in a PDF.

Dates & Times

Fri Dec 3 (9am to 12:30pm)

Course hours are EST (Eastern Standard Time).  Our Instructors are located in Toronto, Canada.

Course Topics

Overview
-Acrobat DC/DC Pro vs Reader
-Navigating the Acrobat Screen
-Open, Save, Print, Close
-Zoom & Page Display
 
Creating PDFs
-Create from Microsoft products
-Create from any program
 
Search & Navigate
-Find Text in Document
-Using the Page Thumbnails
-Using Bookmarks
 
Edit PDFs
-Editing & Adding Text
-Formatting Text
-Adding Links
-Adding Bookmarks
 
Organizing
-Organize Tool vs Page Thumbnails
-Re-order & Rotate Pages
-Inserting & Deleting Pages
-Extracting & Replacing Pages
 
Basic Signatures
-Fill & Sign
-Using a Digital ID
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Acrobat Pro DC
Course 2: Creating Forms

$ 125 per person / 3 ½ hours

Once you’re familiar with the basics, you’re ready to learn how to create fillable forms in a PDF.  We cover how to build a form using the various tools, how to test it, modify it, send it to people, and a simple way to collect the responses you receive.

Dates & Times

Tue Dec 7 (1:30pm to 5pm)

Course hours are EST (Eastern Standard Time).  Our Instructors are located in Toronto, Canada.

Course Topics

Creating Forms
-Using the Form Tool
-Auto Detect Fields On/Off
-Adding Text or Fields
 
Fields & Properties
-Text
-Check Box
-Radio Buttons
-List Boxes
-Dropdown Lists
-Buttons
-Images
-Dates
-Signatures
-Basic Formulas
 
Formatting
-Alignment & Spacing
-Size Matching
-Create Multiple Copies
-Moving & Sizing
-Tab Order
 
Use & Modify a Form
-Test Form & Clear
-Filling in a Form
-Replacing Form PDF with Updated PDF
-Collect Responses
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Private Training For Your Team

Private training is a course dedicated to your team only, on the date that works best for you, and is available online or in-person at your office.

Choose one of our standard Acrobat courses or build your own course by letting us know the topics you would like included.

Contact Us for details, pricing or to book the most convenient time for your team!

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