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We offer a 2-day beginner and a 2-day advanced training class in Storyline.

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

You can register for these classes by clicking on the link at the top of this page or by clicking on the date of the class you wish to attend.

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

Storyline Logo   Storyline Beginner Class

Storyline is a rapid e-learning authoring tool that’s simple enough for beginners, but powerful enough for experts. It allows you to create interactive and professional-looking courses, presentations, and quizzes that can be published to SCORM-compliant Learning Management Systems. This Articulate Storyline beginner training focuses on teaching course developers how to create training titles, demonstrations, interactive simulations, branching scenarios, and quizzes without any programming. The audience for this course is beginner to intermediate Storyline users who need to understand the basics of the software or existing users that need to improve their skills or gain better understanding of the tools.

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Articulate Storyline Beginner Course outline

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the Storyline Interface
  • Understand Scenes and Slides
  • Import PowerPoint slides into a project
  • Understand Branching
  • Understand Timeline features
  • Use interactive Objects
  • Understand Triggers and Conditions
  • Understand Variables
  • Understand Layers
  • Add narrations by recording or importing audio
  • Understand questions and results slides
  • Know How to Publish

Get to Know Storyline

During this module you’ll begin to learn the Storyline interface and views. You’ll open an existing project and explore the Storyline interface.

  • The Articulate Storyline User Interface
  • Feature set review
  • Planning your Storyline Project
  • The Story View
  • Triggers Panel
  • Slide Properties Panel
  • Layers Panel
  • Timeline Panel
  • States Panel
  • Scenes Panel 

Creating New Projects

You’ll begin the process of creating an eLearning project. You’ll create a project from scratch, add scenes and slides, apply masters, and import content from Microsoft PowerPoint.

  • Set up Scenes
  • Apply a theme
  • Modify Master Slides
  • Update Color Schemes
  • Modify Font Families
  • Arranging Slides 

Adding Content

You’ll add common slide elements such as text, images, characters, and captions. You’ll also learn how to create and format shapes and work with a bulleted list.

  • Create slides
  • Work with Slide Properties
  • Import PowerPoint File
  • Add Text
  • Add Shapes
  • Add Animations
  • Synch objects on the timeline
  • Add Buttons
  • Add Button Sets
  • Add Web objects 


You’ll learn how to engage your learner by not only adding buttons, but also controlling appearances. You’ll learn about the power of layers and give learners a place to use entry fields.  You’ll use Triggers to slide objects. You’ll also work with Hotspots. 

  • Create Triggers
  • Edit Triggers
  • Adding Data Entries
  • Make Triggers Conditional
  • Hide and showing Objects Conditionally
  • Add a Variable
  • Use Variables in Conditions
  • Allow Conditional Navigations 

Working with States

You’ll learn to manage object states to control appearance and base use states as conditions in triggers. 

  • Make Button States
  • Make Object States
  • Edit States
  • Use States as Conditions               

Working with Characters

Learn to use and modify photographic and illustrated characters and to use various states in scenarios.

  • Insert Characters
  • Work with Character States
  • Edit Characters
  • Modify Character States with Triggers
  • Working with Media
  • Add Video
  • Add Audio
  • Record Audio
  • Edit Audio 


Layers are the at the heart of feedback and content display. No other authoring tool comes close to Storyline when it comes to layers functionality.

  • Use Slide Layers
  • Modify Layer Properties
  • Change Layer Visibility Options
  • Affect Base Layer Navigations Control 

Questions and Quizzes

Storyline includes a wonderful array of Quiz Slides including Multiple Choice, True/False, Matching, Fill-in-the-blank, Pick One or Many, and even Drag and Drop. During this module, you’ll get a chance to add a quiz and a few questions.

  • Understand Quiz and Survey Slides Workflow
  • Add Graded Question Slides
  • Add Free-Form Question Slides
  • Customize Question Slides
  • Add Results Slide 

Screen Recordings

You can use Storyline to create screencast videos of anything you can do on your computer. During this module, you’ll capture a video and insert it into an existing Storyline project and the Storyline Recording Workflow. 

  • Capture a Screencast
  • Use Screen Recording as Full Motion Video 


You’ll also learn how to publish your finished eLearning project for the widest possible audience.

  • Learn the Various Publishing Options
  • Output to Web
  • Output to LMS
  • View Finished Output


Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

Storyline Logo   Storyline Advanced Class

This class is for those who are familiar with the basic features of Storyline such as creating slides, layers, triggers, working with timelines, importing text, characters, videos, creating simple tests 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, conditional triggers, cue points, and student reporting. Additionally, in this class we cover Scenario-based Learning and Instructional Path Models..

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Articulate Storyline Advanced Course outline

Lesson 1: Themes & Templates

  • Create a Theme
  • Format a Master Slide
  • Create Layouts
  • Save a Theme
  • Load a Theme
  • Add Slide Navigation to the Slide Master
  • Create Variables
  • Add Triggers for a Progress Indicator
  • Create and Use a Template

Lesson 2: Custom Navigation

  • Create a Motion Path
  • Change Motion Path Options
  • Change the Duration of a Motion Path
  • Add a Second Motion Path to an Object
  • Delete Specific Triggers
  • Edit “When” a Trigger Occurs
  • Add Triggers that Reset Motion Paths
  • Copy and Edit a Trigger
  • Add Triggers that Disable States
  • Add Triggers that Enable States
  • Add a Trigger to Show a Layer

Lesson 3: Gamification

  • Start and Stop Media
  • Change the Hover State
  • Make a Trigger Conditional
  • Show Layers Conditionally
  • Hide Objects Using States
  • Adjust a Variable
  • Change a State Based on When
  • Calculate a Score
  • Adjust Variables Dynamically

Lesson 4: Video Control and Sliders

  • Work with Web Objects
  • Edit Video Parameters
  • Add Cue Points to the Timeline
  • Add Triggers Based on Cue Points
  • Change a Character’s State Based on Time
  • Insert and Format a Slider
  • Set Slider Values
  • Add Triggers to a Slider

Lesson 5: Advanced Quizzing

  • Modify Drag and Drop Questions
  • Add an Image as Question Feedback
  • Set Remediation
  • Import Questions From a File
  • Create a Random Quiz
  • Redirect a Quiz

Lesson 6: Extending Storyline

  • Execute a Print JavaScript
  • Save Variables To a Text File with JavaScript

Lesson 7: Accessibility and Reporting

  • Make an Image Accessible
  • Control Accessibility Visibility
  • Edit the Tab Order
  • Add a Keyboard Shortcut to a Button
  • Add Closed Captions
  • Upload a Project to an LMS


Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical course. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular course.

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Storyline LogoStoryline Level 1 training courses
Upcoming classes - full schedule
Date City Cost Days
12/9/2021 San Diego $895

Classes are run over  consecutive days unless otherwise specified. Class times are 9am - 4pm unless otherwise stated.



Storyline LogoStoryline Level 2 training courses
Upcoming classes - full schedule
Date City Cost Days
12/9/2021 San Diego $895

Classes are run over  consecutive days unless otherwise specified. Class times are 9am - 4pm unless otherwise stated.




Storyline training courses offered all cities

Course Start Date Duration Cost Register
Storyline level 1 beginner course Training Courses in San Diego 12/9/2021 2 days $895 Register
Storyline level 2 advanced course Training Courses in San Diego 12/9/2021 2 days $895 Register

We can offer you customized on-site training courses in Storyline 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 Storyline training courses in the following cities:

Storyline training courses in Los Angeles
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