Course Description

Adobe Acrobat allows users to convert documents you create in Word, Excel, PowerPoint or any other application into Portable Document Files (PDF). A PDF can be viewed and printed by anyone with a copy of Adobe's free Acrobat Reader. In this course students will learn to create and manage PDF files. Students will add navigation aids to their PDF files. Students will prepare documents for review and add security features to their documents. Students will also learn to complete PDF forms electronically.   

Students must have a copy of the Adobe Acrobat DC software in order to do coursework.

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  • Install Adobe Acrobat and navigate around the work area
  • Create PDF files from various applications
  • Combine multiple PDF files and other documents into a single PDF document and ensure their PDF documents are accessible
  • Edit PDF documents by rearranging the pages and editing images and text
  • Add security features to their PDF documents
  • Create PDF forms
  • Automate tasks in Acrobat using Actions
  • Create PDF documents for printing and prepress
  • Automate tasks in Acrobat using Actions
  • Create final project using what they have learned


Participants will have 180 days to complete this self-paced online course.

All necessary materials are included in course.


System Requirements:

Internet Connectivity Requirements:

  • Cable and DSL internet connections are recommended for the best experience.
Hardware Requirements:
  • CPU: 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB or higher
  • Resolution: 1280 x 720 or higher
  • Speakers / Headphones
  • Microphone (Webinar / Live Online sessions)
Operating System Requirements:
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or 10 (Home, Pro)
  • Mac OSX 10 or higher
  • Latest Chrome OS
  • Latest Linux Distributions

NOTE: While we understand that our courses can be viewed on Android and iPhone devices, we do not recommend the use of these devices for our courses. The size of these devices do not provide a good learning environment for students taking online or live online-based courses.

Web Browser Requirements:
  • Latest Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.
  • Latest Mozilla Firefox
  • Latest Microsoft Edge
  • Latest Apple Safari
Basic Software Requirements (These are recommendations of software to use):
  • Office suite (Microsoft Office, OpenOffice or LibreOffice)
  • PDF reader program (Adobe Reader, Foxit)
  • Courses may require other software that is denoted in the above course outline.
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Section Title
Adobe Animate CC (Online)
Jul 01, 2023 to Jun 30, 2025
Contact Hours
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Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $375.00