About this Course

Tech Type Specialist
Code ADACXPROL2
Duration 1 Day
Special Notices

When delivered in a QA training centre, this course will be delivered using PCs. Events can be delivered on Apple Macs by request.

In this course you will use Adobe Acrobat Χ Pro to convert documents to PDF files, enhance and customise PDF documents for interactive use online, and prepare them for printing.

Target Audience

This course is designed for office professionals who want to employ the advanced productivity and creative features of Acrobat X Pro.

Prerequisites

Attendance of Adobe Acrobat X Pro Level 1 course: ADACXPROL1 (or equivalent knowledge).

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Create PDF files from technical documents.
  • Enhance the utility and accessibility of PDF documents.
  • Create interactive PDF forms using Adobe LiveCycle Designer.
  • Make a PDF document ready for commercial printing.
  • Finalise PDF files for commercial printing.

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Creating PDFs from Technical Documents

  • Topic 1A: Create PDF Documents Using Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Topic 1B: Measure Technical Drawings

Lesson 2: Enhancing PDF Documents

  • Topic 2A: Embed Multimedia
  • Topic 2B: Enhance PDF Document Accessibility

Lesson 3: Creating Interactive PDF Forms in Adobe LiveCycle Designer

  • Topic 3A: Create a PDF Form
  • Topic 3B: Add Form Fields
  • Topic 3C: Create Calculations
  • Topic 3D: Submit a Form
  • Topic 3E: Track Forms
  • Topic 3F: Compile Returned Forms
  • Topic 3G: Organise Compiled Data

Lesson 4: Preparing PDF Files for Commercial Printing

  • Topic 4A: Examine the Commercial Printing Process
  • Topic 4B: Create PDF Files for Prepress
  • Topic 4C: Apply Colour Management Settings
  • Topic 4D: Modify Adobe PDF Settings for Prepress
  • Topic 4E: Preview Printed Effects

Lesson 5: Finalising PDF Files for Commercial Printing

  • Topic 5A: Preflight Documents
  • Topic 5B: Create PDF/X, PDF/A, and PDF/E Compliant Files
  • Topic 5C: Create a Composite
  • Topic 5D: Create Colour Separations

Appendix A: Adding Enhancements to a PDF Document

QA reserves the right to improve the specification and format of its courses for the benefit of its customers without notice to the customer.

When delivered in a QA training centre, this course will be delivered using PCs. Events can be delivered on Apple Macs by request.

Specialist Course

1 Day

Duration
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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