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Adobe Captivate: Creating Responsive eLearning

Adobe Captivate: Creating Responsive eLearning

Course Date Course Time Price Seats
Dec 15 2017 11am - 2pm ET

Last year the sale of smartphones exceeded the sale of traditional phones; the sale of tablets exceeded those of desktop computers. This trend has led to a need for eLearning developers to create courses that can be accessed from both mobile and desktop devices.

The size of the screen that learners use to access eLearning lessons can vary widely. Consider the size of a typical mobile phone compared to the various shapes and sizes of tablets such as the iPad, Microsoft Surface, and Amazon Kindle Fire. You could develop several Captivate projects that contain the same content, but are sized to work on specific devices; however, the problem is that you’d have to edit and update several projects! Who wants to do that? Additionally, who could possibly consider every screen size for every device? Even if you could build lessons for every screen size known today… what about the screen sizes for devices that have yet to be invented?

As an alternative to managing multiple Captivate projects, you can now create a single, responsive project that provides optimal viewing, and an effective learning experience, across a wide range of devices and screen sizes.

Responsive design is an approach to development that allows for flexible layouts and flexible images and assets. While the word responsive was traditionally used for building web pages, now responsive design can be used to develop online courses that detect the learner’s screen size and orientation, and automatically change what the learner sees.

This class covers how to use responsive design features in Adobe Captivate 9 or newer. You’ll learn how to navigate the new Captivate interface, how to create responsive projects from scratch, and how to incorporate responsive training demos, simulations, and question slides into your eLearning courses. Additionally, you’ll learn about multi-device previewing and publishing methods.


Adobe Captivate: The Essentials or similar experience mandatory.

Who Should Attend?

  • eLearning developers
  • Instructional designers
  • Content creators

Where is this class held?

This is a live, online class led by a field expert; and just like an in-person class, it is fully interactive and engaging. The difference between an online and onsite class? No travel! You can participate from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection. Many of our students choose to stay home from work on these training days, some never even changing out of their slippers! Where applicable, students are able to speak with and hear from the instructor and other participants throughout the course as they work in real-time to complete activities.

Need something a little more personal?

We understand your team might have specific training needs and we would love to work with you. We offer both online and on-site instructor-led, fully customizeable courses tailored to your training needs. 

Email us so we can discuss your needs and set up your custom training »

Topics covered include:

  • Effectively navigate the Captivate Interface
  • Create responsive projects from scratch
  • Explore Captivate’s responsive themes
  • Work with smart responsive positioning
  • Work with multi-device previews
  • Add responsive quizzes, simulations and interactions
  • Publish responsive projects

About Your Instructor

Dr. Pooja Jaisingh, Chief Learning Geek, is the founder and chief learning geek at LearninGeeks, leads the design and delivery of eLearning and training solutions. She has created several award-winning eLearning courses and eBooks, and regularly conducts workshops and webinars on eLearning tools and techniques. In her previous roles, she worked as a teacher trainer, instructional designer, and senior Adobe eLearning evangelist. Pooja holds a master’s degree in education and economics and a doctorate in educational technology.

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Bob was great - very helpful, obviously knowledgeable, good instructor!
Tammi Stevens (Lectora: Quick Start)