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Adobe Acrobat Training Class - Introduction

Adobe Acrobat Training Class - Introduction

Adobe Acrobat Introduction Class Length: 1 day

In this one-day Adobe Acrobat training course, you will learn how to convert your existing documents into Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) files then manipulate, merge, arrange, share, review, and protect the files. Whether you are converting electronic files, paper documents, or web pages, this Acrobat training class shows you how to make them into the universally acceptable PDF file format.

Our Adobe Acrobat training curriculum is developed by AGI instructors who are also the authors of Real World Adobe Acrobat & PDF, Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Acrobat in 24 Hours ,and the Adobe Acrobat Classroom in a Book.

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Adobe Acrobat Training Class - Introduction Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.


Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

Adobe Acrobat Training Class Introduction Course Topics

Module 1: Getting to Know Adobe Acrobat

  • About the PDF Format
  • Understanding the Workspace
  • New Forms Paradigm
  • Creating PDF Documents from Authoring Applications
  • Creating PDF Documents from PostScript Files
  • Creating PDF Documents for the Internet
  • Capturing Web Pages as PDF Documents
  • Converting Scanned Documents to PDF Format
  • Creating PDF Documents for Print
  • Creating Interactive PDF Documents
  • Creating PDF Documents for Multimedia Presentations
  • Creating PDF Documents for Internal Distribution
  • Creating a PDF Form with LiveCycle Designer
  • Creating an Acrobat Catalog
  • Optimizing Adobe PDF Documents for Distribution
  • Modifying Conversion Settings
  • Use Acrobat as a Publishing Solution

Module 2: Navigate the Acrobat Workspace

  • Using the Acrobat Menu Commands
  • Customizing the Workspace
  • Setting Preferences

Module 3: Read PDF Documents with Acrobat

  • Navigating the Document
  • Changing Document View
  • Viewing Multiple Documents
  • Searching for a Word or Phrase
  • Searching an Index of Documents
  • Conducting an Advanced Search
  • Locating Document Properties
  • Printing PDF Documents
  • Using Items from PDFs in Other Applications
  • Using the Organizer

Module 4: Create a PDF Document

  • Creating a PDf File
  • Using the Create PDF Command
  • Using the Create PDF > From File Command
  • Capturing HTML Documents as PDF Documents
  • Saving PDF Files
  • Setting Document Properties
  • Using the Save As Command  
  • Saving PDF Files in Other Formats

Module 5: Create PDF Documents in Authoring Applications

  • Creating PDF Files from Microsoft Office Software
  • Creating PDF Files from Microsoft Word Files
  • Creating PDF Files Using the Print Command

Module 6: Capture PDF Documents

  • Capturing PDF Documents from a Scanner
  • Capturing PDF Documents from Web Sites

Module 7: Create Navigation for PDF Documents

  • Using the Bookmarks Panel
  • Using the Pages Panel
  • Creating Links

Module 8: The Basics of Editing PDF Documents

  • Edit Visually with Page Thumbnails
  • Drag-and-Drop Editing
  • Edit with Menu Commands
  • Touch Up a PDf Document

Module 9: Review PDF Documents

  • Initiate an Email review
  • Use the Tracker
  • Use the Comments Panel
  • Add Comments
  • Add Audio Comments
  • Create Text Annotations
  • Attach Files to a Document
  • Apply a Stamp
  • Mark Up a Document
  • Use Graphic Elements
  • Export Comments
  • Import Comments


Adobe Acrobat Training Class Introduction Prerequisites

We recommend that you have the Adobe Acrobat software before starting the class. You can purchase the software or obtain a trial version of it at from the Adobe web site.

Adobe Acrobat Training Class Introduction Course Materials

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the Adobe Certified Instructors at AGI. AGI instructors have created many of the official training guides and books for Adobe Systems.

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