Build Amazing Captivate Interactions with Actions and Variables

Are you ready to take your Captivate development to the next level?

This two-day class will expand your knowledge of Adobe Captivate so you can build sophisticated training modules that exceed your client’s expectations.

You’ll push the boundaries of Captivate with custom captions, Advanced Actions, Variables, Object Styles and much more.

Captivate Advanced Training
  • Learn advanced skills in just one day!
  • Hands-on exercises
  • View class recordings for up to six months
  • Instruction from eLearning experts

Time: 10 AM – 4:30 PM ET
Length: 2-Day Class
Type: Instructor-led
Materials: Handouts, templates and course assets
Location: Online via Lodestone Live or at our training center in Charlotte, NC.
Students coming to the Charlotte, NC location are required to bring their own laptop with the application(s) installed.

Cost: $695.00

Advanced Captivate Course Outline

Day 1

Lesson 1: Customizing Screen Recordings

  • Reviewing the .RDL file
  • Customizing the File
  • Using Variables with the .RDL file
  • Setting up your Captions before recording
  • Testing your New Settings

Lesson 2: Object Styles

  • Working with the Object Styles Panel
  • Cloning a Style
  • Understanding Styles and Responsive Break Points
  • Exporting and Importing Styles

Lesson 3: Themes

  • Understand Theme Components
  • Work with a Master Slide
  • Create a Content Master
  • Branding Your Theme
  • Saving and Applying a Theme

Lesson 3: Variables

  • Understand Why Variables Exist
  • Create Your First Variable
  • Store Student Information
  • Display Student Information
  • Store A Game Score
  • Display Game Score

Day 2

Lesson 4: Standard Actions

  • Understand How Actions Work
  • Review Action Types
  • Use Navigation Actions
  • Control Media with Actions
  • Animate With Actions

Lesson 5: Conditional Actions

  • Review Conditional Logic
  • Create a Conditional Action
  • Use Multiple Conditions
  • Setting up a Testing Panel in Captivate
  • Testing Your Code

Lesson 6: Creating Badges in Captivate

  • Add Badging Artwork
  • Set Conditions for Showing Badges
  • Set Images to Display for Rest of Project
  • Reveal Badges to Students
  • Build a Congratulations Message
  • Remove Badges