Articulate Storyline Advanced Training Online

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Articulate Storyline advanced provides students with the knowledge and hands-on practice they need to develop and build advanced interactions, extend the functionality of Storyline, and have a better understanding of Storyline project workflow.

This class is for those who are familiar with the basic features of Storyline such as scenes, storyviews, slides, layers, triggers, timelines, importing text-characters-videos, creating simple tests and assessments and other basic functions and would like to gain deeper knowledge of Storyline. This class builds upon fundamental skills in Storyline Essentials by providing students with hands-on practice extending Storyline capabilities, and customizing the learner experience. In this class we will explore many media features in depth including best practices for audio and video, Animations, Storyline Variables, Triggers, cue points, and student reporting.

Cost: $795.00
Register more than a week prior to the class start date to take advantage of our early bird rate of $695.00

To register for this class, click the registration link above or call 215-643-8580 option 3.

Course Outline


Lesson 1: Fully Branding a Storyline Template

  • Choosing Colors
  • Understanding Color Setting in Storyline
  • Creating a Custom Color Scheme
  • Applying a Font Family
  • Design the Player
  • Build a Template File
  • Utilize Variables in the Template
  • Create Generic Introductory Slides


Lesson 2: Building and Interactive Scenarios

  • Planning your scenario in Storyline
  • Storyline Scenario Strategies
  • Setting up your Scenario Slides
  • Adding Interactivity
  • Setting up Branching and Scoring for Scenarios


Lesson 3: Interactive Objects In-Depth

  • Triggers
  • Buttons
  • Hotspots
  • Adding Hotspots
  • Adding Triggers
  • Hotspot Shapes
  • Interactive Markers
  • Inserting Markers
  • Editing Markers
  • Adding Media
  • Setting Interaction Properties
  • Data Entry Fields
  • Scrolling Panels
  • Mouse
  • Adding Hyperlinks
  • Creating a Free Form Interaction


Lesson 4: Adding Media

  • Adding Graphics
  • Editing Graphics
  • Adjustments
  • Picture Styles
  • Arrange
  • Size
  • Inserting Shapes
  • Editing Shapes
  • Shape Styles
  • Arranging Shapes
  • Using Layout Assistants
  • Grid
  • Guides
  • Ruler


Lesson 5: Animations And Slide Transitions

  • Creating Your First Animation
  • Using the Timeline
  • Creating an Animation Build
  • Animation Options
  • Syncing Animations with Audio
  • Using Slide Transitions


Lesson 6: Using Project Variables

  • Managing Project Variables
  • Creating Your First Variable
  • Name
  • Type
  • Value
  • True/False Variables
  • Number Variables
  • Text Variables
  • Displaying Variables in Storyline


Lesson 7: Building Logic in Storyline

  • Samples of Logic in eLearning
  • Using Conditional Statements
  • Evaluating Variables
  • Lab: Building a Simple Counter


Lesson 8: Importing Legacy Content

  • Importing PowerPoint slides
  • Importing Engage
  • Importing Quizmaker
  • Importing Articulate Storyline files


Lesson 9: Creating a Storyline Template

  • Using the Design Tab
  • Custom Player at the Slide Level
  • Setting the Story Size
  • 16:9 vs. 4:3
  • Changing the size from
  • Using the Built-in themes
  • Using Articulate Theme files (.athm)
  • Using Color Themes
  • Creating new theme colors
  • Using the Theme Color Interface
  • Using Font Themes
  • Create a new Font Theme
  • Setting the Background Fill
  • Setting up Notes


Lesson 10: Modifying the Storyline Player

  • Player Tabs
  • Features
  • Controls
  • Data Options
  • Menu
  • Resources
  • Glossary
  • Modifying Colors, Text Labels, and Browser Settings


Lesson 11: Video in Storyline

  • Recording from a Webcam
  • Inserting Video
  • How video importing works in Storyline
  • Setting Video Options
  • Volume
  • Size
  • Show and Play
  • Setting Video Controls
  • Editing Video


Lesson 12: Audio in Storyline

  • Recording Audio
  • Editing Audio
  • Importing Audio
  • Publishing Settings


Lesson 13: Using Cue Points on the Timeline

  • Cue Point Demonstration
  • Creating Cue Points
  • Deleting Cue Points
  • Aligning Content to Cue Points


Note: The lessons outlined above comprise activities typically covered in a class of this skill level. The instructor may, at the instructor's discretion, alter the lesson plan to meet the needs of the class.

Our facility is conveniently located near these major cities:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, PA
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, PA
Princeton, New Jersey, NJ
New York, New York, NY
Baltimore, Maryland, MD
Wilmington, Delaware, DE
Washington DC