Adobe Acrobat:
Acrobat Fundamentals

Our Adobe Acrobat training course provides you with the right training solutions to help you learn Adobe Acrobat for creating PDF's. Check our schedule for class dates and prices for Adobe Acrobat training in Dallas, Texas or call us for private training at your site.

This course gives Acrobat users the skills they need to work efficiently with the components of Adobe Acrobat software, including Acrobat Distiller and Capture. Users explore how Acrobat technology works within the structure of today's workplace and receive a solid foundation for applying Acrobat features to these real-world situations. The hands-on curriculum specifically addresses the demands of users who want to create visually rich documents that communicate effectively with clients and colleagues in all industries.

This training class in Dallas, Texas is offered on both Mac and Windows platforms. Indicate your preference when you register.

Topics covered in this two-day class are:


  • Identifying the components of Acrobat
  • Understanding the advantages and limitations of PDF documents
  • Understanding the workspace, panels, and menus
  • Navigating documents
  • Accessing the Document Cloud

Portable Document Format (PDF) Documents

  • Creating PDF from text or image files, from Microsoft Office documents, and from Web pages
  • Combining multiple documents quickly to create a single PDF document
  • Tailoring Acrobat document features to different audiences

PDF Enhancements

  • Creating links and bookmarks to navigate documents and to perform other tasks
  • Using Acrobat as a presentation tool
  • Touching up text and objects
  • Converting and capturing scanned documents to editable PDF


  • Creating forms manually from an existing PDF or Word document
  • Creating forms using form field detection
  • Understanding the different form field types and selecting the most appropriate one for your data
  • Editing and previewing forms
  • Calculating form field outputs
  • Setting form fill-in privileges for Adobe Reader users
  • Understanding form submission

Acrobat Components

  • Working with Acrobat Distiller
  • Understanding fonts in-depth
  • Image compression and downsampling
  • Implementing password security for opening and/or changing PDF content
  • Understanding and using the review tools
  • Conducting document reviews