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    Adobe Animate is now the standard version for Adobe Flash Professional training, Adobe Edge training, Adobe Edge Animate training, and all other previous versions of this software. You can think of Adobe Animate as Flash without Flash

    In this comprehensive hands-on, two-day Adobe Animate training course, you will learn how to use the industry-standard Adobe animation software to learn how to design interactive animations with cutting-edge tools that can be published across multiple platforms including TV and any desktop or mobile devices.

    Class Outline

    1. Getting Acquainted
    Starting Adobe Animate CC and Opening a File
    Understanding Document Types
    Getting to Know the Workspace
    Working with the Library Panel
    Understanding the Timeline
    Organizing Layers in a Timeline
    Using the Properties Panel
    Using the Tools Panel
    Undoing Steps in Animate
    Previewing Your Movie
    Modifying the Content and Stage
    Saving Your Movie

    2. Creating Graphics and Text
    Understanding Strokes and Fills
    Creating Shapes
    Making Selections
    Editing Shapes
    Using Gradient and Bitmap Fills
    Using Variable-Width Strokes
    Using Swatches and Tagged Swatches
    Creating Curves
    Using Transparency to Create Depth
    Being Expressive with the Paint Brush
    Creating and Editing Text
    Aligning and Distributing Objects
    Converting and Exporting Art

    3. Creating and Editing Symbols
    Importing Adobe Illustrator Files
    About Symbols
    Creating Symbols
    Importing Adobe Photoshop Files
    Editing and Managing Symbols
    Changing the Size and Position of Instances
    Changing the Color Effect of an Instance
    Understanding Display Options
    Applying Filters for Special Effects
    Positioning in 3D Space

    4. Animating Symbols
    About Animation
    Understanding the Project File
    Animating Position
    Changing the Pacing and Timing
    Animating Transparency
    Animating Filters
    Animating Transformations
    Changing the Path of the Motion
    Swapping Tween Targets
    Creating Nested Animations
    Graphic Symbols
    Frame-by-Frame Animation
    Testing Your Movie

    5. Advanced Motion Tweening
    About the Motion Editor
    Understanding the Project File
    Adding Motion Tweens
    Editing Property Curves
    Viewing Options for the Motion Editor
    Copying and Pasting Curves
    Adding Complex Eases

    6. Animating Shapes and Using Masks
    Animating Shapes
    Understanding the Project File
    Creating a Shape Tween
    Changing the Pace
    Adding More Shape Tweens
    Creating a Looping Animation
    Using Shape Hints
    Previewing Animations with Onion Skinning
    Animating Color
    Creating and Using Masks
    Animating the Mask and Masked Layers
    Easing a Shape Tween

    7. Natural and Character Animation
    Natural Motion and Character Animation with Inverse Kinematics.
    Creating a Walk Cycle
    Disabling and Constraining Joints
    Inverse Kinematics with Shapes
    Simulating Physics with Springiness

    8. Creating Interactive Navigation
    About Interactive Movies
    Creating Buttons
    Create JS Library
    Preparing the Timeline
    Adding a Stop Action
    Creating Event Handlers for Buttons
    Creating Destination Keyframes
    Creating a Home Button Using Code Snippets
    Code Snippets Options
    Playing Animation at the Destination
    Animated Buttons

    9. Working with Sound and Video
    Understanding the Project File
    Using Sounds
    Understanding Video
    Using Adobe Media Encoder CC
    Playback of External Video in Your Project
    Working with Video and Transparency
    Embedding Video

    10. Publishing
    Understanding Publishing
    Publishing for HTML5
    Using Classic Tweens
    Exporting to HTML5
    Inserting JavaScript
    Converting to HTML5 Canvas


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    Live Online Training

    Get the same training you expect in the classroom without leaving your office or home. These are NOT recorded classes. They are LIVE sessions with an expert instructor. We use the latest in video conferencing technologies and audio so you can confidently participate in any class just like being right there in person. We guarantee the effectiveness of our online training delivery approach that we will give you your money back if you are not totally satisfied.  Ask us for a demo.

    Online class requirements:

    • Moderate to fast Internet
    • A phone or computer headset is required in order to hear the instructor/moderator). You can use Computer Audio (VoIP) or you can dial in from a regular phone.  For convenience, we recommend a hands-free headset or phone.
    • Training software must be installed on your computer (trial versions are acceptable)
    • RECOMMENDED: Dual Monitors or computers. For optimal online learning experience, we recommend participants have dual monitors or two computers. Your online classroom credentials allow you to join multiple times from multiple computers. Participants should use one monitor or computer to view the instructor’s shared screen and another monitor or computer to work with the software.

    What happens when you enroll in an online class

    When you register for an online class, you will receive a welcome email followed by login access to the Citrix GoToTraining virtual classroom. A workbook (printed copy or eBook) will be sent to you prior to the start of class.

    Online Training Advantages

    Convenience: You don’t have to travel and can attend from your home, office or anywhere with an internet connection. Our online classes are conducted using GoToTraining, a more robust version of the popular GoToMeeting screen sharing and conferencing platform. To accommodate multiple time zones, courses are typically scheduled from 10am – 5pm Eastern with a one-hour lunch break at 12:30 – 1:30 pm Eastern and a 10-minute break in the morning and afternoon. When conducting custom online course for your group, class times can be modified to accommodate your timezone.

    Interactive Learning: Our online training is fully interactive. You can speak and chat with the instructor and classmates at any time. Various interactive techniques are used in every class. Our small class sizes (typically 4 – 8 students), allow our instructors to focus on individual performance and issues and to work closely with you to meet your unique needs. Classes are designed to be a hands-on learning experience, providing opportunities for you to try your new skills while the instructor is available for review, questions, and feedback. You have the option to give the instructor permission to view your computer to provide one-on-one assistance when needed.

    GSA Schedule: 47QTCA19D008F