Learning materials for ACA certification

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Adobe study packets

In preparation for the Adobe Certified Associate certification exams, Certiport and Adobe have put together a set of practice materials* and example exam items for you to review. These study materials were developed to help students and educators familiarize themselves with the key areas of the certification exam.
 
What you'll find in this packet are:

  • Topic areas and objectives for the exam
  • Practice materials with image assets
  • Practice exam item
Download the Adobe Certified Study packets here.
 

Curriculum and courseware

ACA Test Prep (Brainbuffet)

ACATestPrep provides targeted video-based tutorials for Adobe Creative Cloud products. Content-rich projects allow students to train by practicing using the software. Self-paced learning allows students to learn at their own rate to ensure they fully grasp the concepts and gain the skills necessary to pass the Adobe Certified Associate exams.

  • Video-based tutorials
  • Hands-on guided activities
  • Self-paced learning
  • Aligns with Adobe Certified Associate exams

Available for: Animate, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

LearnKey

LearnKey is a premier global provider of self-paced education and training solutions for education, veterans, corporate/government, and personal users. For over two decades, LearnKey’s mission has been to create flexible expert learning solutions - solutions that work for everyone because they are not only easy to use, but they are extremely engaging and interactive. LearnKey brings the classroom experience to you - where and when you need it.

  • Video-based e-learning courseware
  • Interactive labs
  • Prescriptive study guides

Available for: Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

Pearson MyLab - Graphics 

Give your students practical and creative hands-on experience with fresh and innovative projects available through Pearson MyLab. Each gradable project comes with step-by-step instructions and downloadable project files that reinforce software skills and techniques. Students can build their portfolios with finished files and you can utilize projects in class to demonstrate key techniques.

  • Instructional video tutorials
  • Introductory presentations
  • Customizable assessments

Available for: Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

Pearson Learn ACA Series 

This study guide uses more than 6 hours of video integrated with text to help Students gain real-world skills to get started with Adobe Creative Cloud. It lays the foundation for taking the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exams.

  • Integrated video tutorials

Available for: Animate, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

Pearson Classroom in a Books Series 

This best-selling series of hands-on software training books teaches the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Developed by the training experts at Adobe Systems, these books offer complete, self-paced lessons designed to fit your busy schedule and help you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Each book includes downloadable files to guide you through the lessons and special projects.

  • Integrated video tutorials

Available for: After Affects, Lightroom, Muse, Animate, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

Wiley: Digital Classroom

You may be eager to learn how to use Adobe Creative Cloud tools, but you'd like to tackle it at your own speed. If so, this book-and-DVD learning combo is perfect for you. Engaging lessons, each including step-by-step instructions and lesson files backed by video tutorials, help you build solid skills at your own pace.  It's like having your own personal instructor at your side.

  • Textbook (eBook or paperback)
  • Integrated video tutorials on DVD

Available for: Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premier Pro

*These materials are not comprehensive across all the exam objectives.

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