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We offer a 2-day introductory training course in Fireworks.

Fireworks - Course outline

We currently offer public Fireworks training courses in many cities around the country. Please click on the schedule link to your right to see a complete list of our Fireworks courses.

You can register for these courses by clicking on the link at the top of this page or by clicking on the register link next to the scheduled dates on the right

We also offer custom Fireworks training courses and consulting which can be tailored and targeted specifically to you and your staff. These courses can be held at many training centers or on-site at your location anywhere in the USA. We also provide Fireworks live online training courses in a virtual classroom. Our Fireworks training and support team have over 10 years experience developing and teaching Adobe applications.
Please contact training@americanmediatraining.com if you would like more information on our Fireworks courses.


Sorry at this time we have no Fireworks CS6 public courses scheduled , please call or email us to see if we can arrange a private course for you. training@americanmediatraining.com

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Adobe Fireworks is a popular tool for creating and editing graphics for the web. This two day Adobe authorized course is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to Fireworks.

The course covers how to create and edit graphics with both vector and bitmap images, work with layers, build buttons, add rollovers, slice images and optimise and export web graphics. This course is ideal for anyone new to Fireworks who needs to be able to create professional web graphics.

Adobe Fireworks Course outline

• Fireworks editing modes
• The Fireworks interface
• The Menu and Toolbars
• The Property Inspector
• Gamma settings

Working with bitmap graphics
• Importing images
• The Marquee and Lasso tools
• Adjusting bitmap selections
• Using the Filters menu
• Using the Select menu
• Modifying bitmap images
• The Eraser and Rubber Stamp tools
• Painting and drawing tools

Working with vectors
• Adding Vector Objects
• Changing the appearance of shapes and text
• Using the Layers Panel
• Drawing freeform paths
• The Pen and Vector Path tools
• Using strokes and fills
• Combining simple paths
• Using masks
• Using transparency and blending

Hotspots and slicing
• Image Maps
• Assigning URLs to hotspots
• Slice tools
• Creating slices

Creating navigation elements
• Fireworks and JavaScript
• The Behaviours Panel
• Creating rollovers
• About frames
• Creating buttons
• Disjointed rollovers
• Creating a Pop-up menu

Integration with Dreamweaver and Flash
• Using the Optimise panel
• Using the Export Wizard
• Using the Export dialog box
• About Roundtrip HTML
• Placing and editing Fireworks vector graphics in Flash

Questions and answers


This course is intended for web graphic designers, who want to develop, edit and manipulate images for the web

Course Summary

Adobe Fireworks CS6 : Web Graphic Creation is a two-day course that provides Web Designers / Graphic Creators with the knowledge and hands-on practice needed to create rich web graphics. You will learn how to use tools in Fireworks to create and edit web graphics with both vector and bitmap images, work with layers, build buttons, add rollovers, slice images, and optimize and export graphics.


You should have the following experience prior to taking this course:

  • Familiarity with the Windows or Macintosh operating system.
  • Familiarity with web terminology.
On Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Editing bitmap objects
  • Using Fireworks CS6 tools to create and edit graphics
  • Working with layers
  • Drawing, styling, and editing shapes and text
  • Creating image maps
  • Optimizing and exporting graphics
  • Slicing images
  • Fireworks CS6 -Dreamweaver CS6 integration
  • Creating multistate navigation buttons, disjointed rollovers, and pop-up menus

Fireworks training courses offered all cities

We can offer you customized on-site training courses in Fireworks wherever you are in the USA:

Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, Denver, Miami, Philadelphia, Orlando, Charlotte, Houston, Richmond, Washington DC, New York, Boston, Columbus, Cincinnati, Memphis, Indianapolis, Baltimore, Dallas, Austin, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, San Diego, Long Beach, Sacramento, St Paul/Minneapolis

We also provide Fireworks training courses in the following cities:

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