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AEM Forms Designer Training Class

AEM Forms Designer Training Class
AEM Forms Designer Training Class

In this Adobe Experience Manager Forms Designer training class, you’ll discover how to expand your use of digital forms for collecting and capturing data while maintaining the integrity of approved documents. You’ll understand how to use AEM Forms Designer to create comprehensive forms that capture and submit data in a familiar format. You will gain a better understanding of this complete form layout environment, including understanding of the tools, user interface, preview capabilities, and form submission options. This Adobe Experience Manager Forms Designer training class is led by an Adobe Certified Expert. Contact AGI about this AEM Forms training class.

AEM Forms Designer Training Class 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.

AEM Forms Designer Training Class Details

Lesson 1: Introduction to AEM Forms Designer

  • Understanding Dynamic Forms
  • Basics of XFA Forms
  • LiveCycle Designer Workspace Overview
  • Understanding LiveCycle Panels and Objects
  • Working with LiveCycle Templates
  • Designing LiveCycle forms using Pages
  • Designing LiveCycle forms using Schemas
  • Creating forms

Lesson 2: AEM Forms Designer and PDF vs. HTML forms

  • Creating Form Fields
  • Creating Buttons
  • Using Checkboxes
  • Using Radio Buttons

Lesson 3: Form Design and Layout Techniques with AEM Forms

  • Form Design Principles
  • Understanding Formatting and Alignment
  • Utilizing Typography Effectively
  • Interaction Design Guidelines
  • Guiding with Button Design
  • Radio Buttons and Check Boxes
  • Using Guides, Grids, and Rulers
  • Naming Conventions for Form Fields

Lesson 4: Working with AEM Forms Objects

  • Using the Layout Editor
  • Working with LiveCycle Panels
  • Adding and Editing Text
  • Adding and Editing Text Form Fields
  • Adding and Editing Buttons
  • Adding and Editing Graphics and Images
  • Creating and Using Check Boxes
  • Creating and Using Radio Buttons
  • When to use Template Pages
  • Using Body Pages
  • Creating Subforms
  • Creating Form Flow
  • Submitting and routing form data
  • Creating Digital Signature Fields
  • Adding Tables
  • Using Different Fonts
  • Setting Tab Order
  • Duplicating Form Fields
  • Applying Form Field Actions

Lesson 5: Creating Form Menus using Combo Boxes and List Boxes

  • Creating a Basic Menu
  • Creating a Combo Box menu
  • Creating a List Box menu

Lesson 6: Working with Form Data in AEM Forms

  • Using Data in Adobe Acrobat
  • Using Data in LiveCycle Designer
  • Formatting Data within forms
  • Submitting Data from forms
  • Creating Data Binding
  • Data Validation using JavaScript
  • Types of Barcodes and Applying Barcodes
  • Data and Web Services
  • Importing and exporting data from forms

Lesson 7: Scripting AEM Forms

  • Scripting Overview
  • Understanding FormCalc and JavaScript
  • Using the Script Editor
  • Scripting Essentials
  • Properties in Scripts
  • Variables in Scripts
  • Referencing Objects in a Script
  • Working with the Form Object Model
  • Using Events
  • Applying Objects within a Script
  • Finding and Fixing Script Problems: Debugging Scripts
  • Commonly used scripts: alerts, adding date and time

These topics are a guideline for what is generally covered in the LiveCycle Designer class. The public course is adapted based upon the needs of the group. Custom and private LiveCycle Designer training is available if you wish to customize the above curriculum.

    Adobe Experience Manager Forms Designer Training Class Prerequisites

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

    AEM Forms Designer Training Class 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.

    Available Delivery Methods For This Class