Adobe Captivate Foundations

Two day instructor-led course with one-on-one support.


This essential training course provides you with the skills required to create impactful, meaningful eLearning for your organisation.

Learn more than just how to use a piece of software. This course will allow you to tap into Learning Plan’s breadth of experience from our award-winning eLearning created for leading organisations such as Coca-Cola Amatil, Downer, News Ltd and Samsung.

Walk away with detailed knowledge and skills to develop sound eLearning solutions through the extensive expertise of our course leader John, an Adobe Certified Instructor, Adobe Captivate Certified Expert and award winning eLearning professional working in the field.

The course focuses on real-world and practical techniques that will build confidence and help you ensure that the skills you learn throughout can be applied back in the workplace with ease and certainty (just like all good learning should right!?).

Course Outline

The Format

The course has been created using a best practice approach to learning design, ensuring participants can develop the skills required to confidently and competently create eLearning that will deliver real impact. The course format features:

  • Two, one-day workshops spaced a few weeks apart to give you time to use the software with either your own content or with our content provided.
  • Support from the course leader,
  • Collaboration with class participants,
  • Access to an exclusive member-only online community and;
  • Additional resources and assets to set you up for success.

Day 1

Captivate Planning Essentials
Dissecting Information for interactivity

Getting to know Captivate
The Welcome Screen
Navigating the User Interface (UI)

Creating a New Project
Importing a Powerpoint
Adding objects
Using the timeline

Setting up Captivate for sustainability
Object Styles
Global Preferences

Day 2


Recap of Day1
Review individual projects
Question Time

Captivate from start to finish

  • Create a project
  • Add interactive Objects
  • Branching
  • Record a Simulation
  • Drag and Drop
  • Quiz time
  • Publishing
  • Sending for Review
Course Leader

About the Course Leader

John is an Adobe Certified Instructor, Adobe Captivate Certified Expert and award winning eLearning professional working in the field. He has over 21 years experience designing and developing eLearning courses for multinational public and private companies, government bodies and not-for-profit associations.

John is an engaging course leader and is passionate about sharing his experience to ensure course participants can efficiently and confidently get the most out of Adobe Captivate.



  • Adobe Authorised Certificate of completion
  • Resit your course for free within 6 Months
  • Course leader is an Adobe Certified Expert with over 21 years experience
  • Small class size (maximum of 10 attendees)
  • Training Guide Participants eBook
  • On-going Email and Telephone Support from Learning Plan
  • Free access to the Learning Plan Adobe Captivate resource center
Who Should Attend?

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for anyone who is currently using or looking to use Adobe Captivate to create eLearning content, typical attendees include:

  • Instructional Designers
  • eLearning Developers
  • Facilitators
  • Multimedia Developers
  • Technical Writers
  • Learning and Development Professionals
  • HR Professionals
  • Subject Matter Experts
Why choose us?

Why Choose Learning Plan’s Adobe Captivate Course?

Our training focuses on more than just how to use the software, with the following benefits:

  • Delivered in a unique blended programme format which will ensure better learning outcomes for participants.
  • Hosted by a course leader who is an Adobe Certified Instructor, Adobe Captivate Certified Expert and experienced eLearning professional.
  • The course material has been designed and written specifically for current industry needs and best practice.
  • Access to an exclusive online community, including the Learning Plan Adobe Captivate resource center and on-going professional development webinars
  • Free on-going support
  • Free re-sit of the course
  • Provided by an award winning eLearning company
  • Create and take away your own Master Theme for your organisiation.
  • Learn the time saving tips which will save you hours of work as well as the tricks to ensure your course is sustainable

Make a Booking

Public and private courses are now available. To make an individual or team booking or learn more about Learning Plan’s Adobe Captivate Foundations Course simply call us on 1300 415 343 or complete this form.

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