Introduction to Articulate Presenter

Duration: 2 Days


This course teaches delegates how to use Articulate Presenter to create and publish compelling training solutions, including designing an eLearning interface customised to its subject matter and target audience. The courses also shows delegates how to add photographs, charts, illustrations and digital video totheir eLearning solution, how to make effective use of animation and how to add instructional dialog to their course and sync the narration with display elements.


None other than knowlege of Windows and a desire to create training course modules using PowerPoint and Articulate.

Course includes

A comprehensive set of reference notes covering course topics, follow-up telephone support and, for training on Transmedia premises, lunch and refreshments.

Course outline


  • Components of a quality eLearning program
  • PowerPoint as an eLearning development tool
  • Designing a presentation for individual use versus speaker-led use

Introducing Presenter

  • Why use Articulate?
  • Accessing Presenter features from within PowerPoint
  • The Presenter menu
  • Interface options Published work
  • Presentation title and duration
  • Adding a Logo
  • Presenter
  • Outline, Notes and Thumbnails
  • Search
  • Volume control
  • Navigation buttons
  • Slide progress bar and Slide time indicators
  • Narrative transcript
  • Tabs

Building a Player Template

  • Defining your presentation's interface options
  • Navigation settings
  • Editing button labels and dialog messages
  • Setting the colours for your interface
  • Other presentation settings

Including a narrative transcript


  • Creating non-linear paths
  • Creating a menu using slide links
  • Locking slide navigation
  • Hiding slides

Audio Basics

  • Recording, previewing and rerecording narration
  • Editing the narrative transcript to match the recording
  • Synching display elements with the audio
  • Importing audio for a single slide
  • Batch importing audio for many slides
  • Removing audio from a slide

The Audio Timeline Editor

  • Adjusting the volume for all or a portion of the audio track
  • Zooming in or out of the waveform
  • Removing a portion of a slide's audio
  • Inserting silence
  • Adjusting a slide's start or end based on the audio
  • Synching display elements with the audio
  • Importing audio into the timeline
  • Recording audio into the timeline


  • Draw attention to areas of the screen
  • Adding and clearing annotations
  • Setting styles
  • Adding while recording
  • Adding after recording
  • Previewing your work

Learning Games

  • Choices
  • Word Quiz
  • Sequence
  • Game settings
  • Editing an existing game

Slide Properties

  • Navigation titles
  • Assigning navigation levels
  • Interface view
  • Branching
  • Locking slides
  • Assigning presenters
  • Assigning background audio


  • Exit
  • Bookmark
  • Attachments

Previewing your Work


  • To the Web
  • To a Learning Management System (LMS)
  • To a CD
  • To a Microsoft Word document
  • For Podcast


  • File Management
  • Course conclusion

Live Chat

Course Dates

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The new course schedule is currently being updated and will be ready shortly. Please phone us on 0208 269 4260 or email us for the latest dates.

All our courses run in London and Bristol, or can be tailored to requirements at your own offices. For alternative dates, please email or call us on 0208 269 4260
All prices are per person and are subject to VAT
15% discount for groups of four delegates.
10% discount for groups of three delegates.
(This offer applies for delegates on the same public scheduled course on the same date.)

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