E-Learning for Beginners–Repurposing Legacy Content to E-Learning Courses

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

Host: Association for Talent Development
By: Allen Partridge, Head of Evangelism, Digital Learning Solutions, Adobe

Getting started in e-learning can present a substantial challenge for those who have only done face-to-face training. If you or your organization are confronted with the challenge of shifting from a traditional training solution to an online training program, Adobe Captivate has amazing tools that can help you. Simply add a few simple authoring skills to your repertoire to become a rock star e-learning course developer.

In this session, you will learn how to:

• Leverage Quick Start Projects to rapidly create beautiful, effective instructional materials.
• Shift images and text into a Quick Start project.
• Add simple interactions to your Adobe Captivate projects.
• Create videos based upon your legacy PowerPoint projects.
• Include knowledge checks and quizzes to your Adobe Captivate projects.
• Insert text-to-speech generated voices to your Adobe Captivate projects.
• Ensure that your projects are accessible.


Allen  Partridge
Allen Partridge

Head of Evangelism, Digital Learning Solutions, Adobe

Allen Partridge is a learning addict with a rebellious spirit and a passion for evidence-based reasoning. He served on the doctoral faculties of the University of Georgia and Indiana University of Pennsylvania before joining Adobe in 2007.

As head of evangelism, digital learning solutions at Adobe, Partridge provides guidance by relating customer experiences and challenges to the amazing product and engineering teams that create Captivate, Presenter Video Express (PVX), and Adobe's extraordinary learning management system, Adobe Captivate Prime. He is recognized for his videos and presentations to audiences around the world. Partridge has published a host of articles and a handful of books on topics ranging from critical thinking for business training to 3-D online gaming.