Whether you are using Adobe Acrobat to create, edit and enhance PDF files, build PDF forms, or create accessible PDf files, an AlphaCC Adobe Acrobat course is what you need to bring out and enhance your creative skills. As part of Adobe’s renowned creative suite, Acrobat is a specialized layout program that allows you to create and reliably share PDF documents and forms.
Acrobat for Business
The Acrobat for Business course provides a comprehensive look at using Acrobat to create and edit PDF documents. Efficiently use the Acrobat PDF technology to produce and enhance documents for various outputs including desktop or office printing, high-quality printing (press) and web (online). Users will produce, edit, comment on and enhance various PDF documents for business use and examine the potential of this technology for publishing distribution. The course also covers working with Office 2003, 2007, 2010 and Office for Macintosh.
Competency in using applications on a PC or Macintosh is an ESSENTIAL prerequisite for this course.
Creating accessible PDF files allows viewers with disabilities to read PDF documents, and ensures compliance with various legal and other requirements. Just as importantly, creating accessible PDFs benefits all users by making documents more easily searchable, usable and compliant. This course covers the process of creating accessible PDF files using Microsoft Word (PC only), Adobe InDesign and Adobe Acrobat Professional. Documents are prepared for accessibility in Word and InDesign,and are then checked and edited using Acrobat. This course also covers creating accessible PDFs from any software using Acrobat. Multiple document types, including graphics, tables, text-based documents and forms are used as examples. Guidelines, standards, real-life examples and assistive technologies are also discussed.
This course is highly recommended for all creators of PDF files. Making PDFs accessible is of great benefit to both individuals and corporations.
All attendees must have completed the Acrobat for Business course or have equivalent knowledge. Users who need to produce accessible PDFs from MS-Office must be competent in MS-Office, and users who need to produce accessible PDFs from Adobe InDesign must have a good knowledge of InDesign (InDesign L1 and L2 courses).
This course covers the many advanced features of Acrobat, improving your PDF efficiency and workflow. Topics covered include creating PDF forms that can be filled out by Acrobat and Reader users, adding headers, footers and watermarks, working with digital signatures, adding video and sound, setting up a shared review, preparing a PDF for offset printing, setting up actions to speed workflow and learning about accessible PDFs.
Course Prerequisites: The prerequisites for this course is that you have completed the Acrobat for Business course or have equivalent knowledge.