Adobe Acrobat Course Outlines

Adobe Acrobat Introduction

Course Duration

One Day

Course Level


Course Contents

Acrobat and PDF Fundamentals

  • Adobe Acrobat
  • A brief history
  • What does a PDF file consist of?
  • What is PostScript TM?

Acrobat Standard/Professional

  • Acrobat (pdf editor)
  • Adobe Reader
  • Adobe PDF Printer
  • Acrobat Distiller
  • Acrobat Catalogue

Using the Help Files

  • Preferences
  • Toolbars and Buttons
  • Navigation Pane
  • Zooming and Scrolling
  • Creating Postscripts and PDF Files
  • What is Acrobat Distiller?
  • PDF Settings (Job Options)
  • ISO Standards PDF/X
  • Watched Folders Font locations

Working with PDF files

  • Combing multiple PDFs
  • Adding/deleting pages
  • Generate labels


Creating and running preflight profiles
PDF/X Validation
Output previews
Separations & soft proofing
Transparency issues
Trap presets
Convert colours
Ink manager, printers marks, cropping, fixing hairlines,
optimising, JDF job definitions
Advanced printing controls

Editing PDF Files

Touchup text tool
Touchup Object tool with Photoshop and Illustrator
Exporting Images and Text
Exporting/saving pdfs in other formats

PDF Security

Setting/Changing Document Security
Permissions and Password


Contact us to see how we can schedule the Adobe Acrobat introduction course into your corporate schedule.

Our Experience

F1 Computer Services offer in-house training and open courses to companies located in Hampshire, Dorset, Wiltshire, Bournemouth and Salisbury. F1 Computer Services have been offering Adobe courses in Dorset and Hampshire to companies and individuals for over 20 years.