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Adobe Animate

Suitable for versions CC / CS

Whether you are a new user or have been using Animate for years, this course will vastly increase your understanding of Animate. Existing users will learn how to get the most out of Animate, break any bad habits, learn shortcuts and discover a massive range of hints and tips from our expert Animate trainers.

This course is designed for new or existing basic users of Adobe Animate, Edge and Flash.

Adobe Animate provides a powerful all-in-one platform for producing video and animation content. Animate allows you to publish as either SWF or HTML5 across desktops, smartphones, tablets and TVs.


This course will enable new users of Animate who wish to create visually engaging content for web banners, e-learning content, games and desktop applications.

Getting Started

  • Setting up a project with stage dimensions & frame rates
  • Importing and organizing media
  • Flash vs HTML 5


Interface Layout

  • Panels
  • Individual tools



  • Creating vector shapes
  • Understanding masks
  • Colours, swatches and gradients
  • Exporting vectors from Illustrators


Using text effectively

  • Creating text
  • Text effects and filters
  • Text properties and column creation
  • Embedded vs device fonts


Creating animations


  • Exploring the timeline
  • Using key frames
  • Working with code snippets


Interactive content


  • Building web banners
  • Creating links with buttons
  • Creating responsive layouts




  • Exporting to HTML 5
  • Using content in other Adobe software’s including Muse and Dreamweaver