MadCap Flare Certificate Course

The training is designed to help the users gain expertise in MadCap Flare. In this course, spreading across six sessions and 12 hours, you will learn about setting up, authoring, design, migration, and publishing.

Registration for Batch 4 will start soon

Schedule and Details

  • Dates: TBD
  • Time: 2 hours (All 6 days)
  • Group Interaction: 21 days

Requirement

  • MadCap Flare installed before the first session. (Mac users must check if they can access after installation)
  • Access to Microsoft Teams to attend the sessions.

Who should attend?

  • All who want to gain expertise in the day-to-day life working with MadCap Flare.
  • First-time users

Key Takeaways

By the end of the course, participants would be able to create a documentation site on their own. The site would consist of:

  • Home Page
  • PDF Downloads Page
  • 2 Guides (HTML & PDF formats)

Key Highlights

  1. HELPLINE available after the sessions for related questions
  2. Practice-based sessions
  3. Creating projects during the course
  4. Toolkit for future reference
  5. Certificate from our registered Institute

Registration

  • Fee: TBA
  • TWT Annual Members: Up to 25% discount

How to Register

Registration will open soon for the next batch. Fill Contact Us form to pre-book seat.

Curriculum and Schedule

Day 1: Overview

  • Introduction to MadCap Flare and UI
  • Input and Output Types
  • Key Concepts and Terminologies
  • Environment Setting
  • Create projects using templates
  • Folder structure and walkthrough
  • Skins, ToCs, Targets, Master, Master Pages, Page Layouts, Stylesheets
  • Editing / Customizing the Home page

Day 2: Authoring

  • Adding topics
  • Structuring using Headings, Lists, Tables
  • Inserting Images and Videos
  • Creating Links and Cross References
  • Topic Preview
  • Single sourcing using Snippets, Variable

 Day 3: Styling

  • Manual (Local styles)
  • Using CSS
  • Creating Table Styles
  • Applying styles to the content that was created under Authoring section
  • Using Skins to style other site components

Day 4: Structuring & Designing

  • Creating Master ToC
  • Section-based ToCs

Day 5: Publishing

  • HTML5: Using Master Pages to add common sections
  • PDF: Using Page Layouts<
  • Preview updates

Day 6: Additional Concepts

  • Hands-on: Simple Search Filters
  • Intro: Content reviews via Flare
  • Intro: Source Control
  • Demo: Importing other content file types (Use Case: Demo Python scripts)

About the Instructor

Shrutika Kalgutkar

For the past 11 years, Shrutika has been making lives easy one piece of content at a time. She specializes in documenting products from scratch, revamping existing documentation sets, and UX writing.
She enjoys challenges and at her current organization, took it upon herself to migrate the entire documentation set consisting of 4 products to MadCap Flare from scratch. With MadCap Flare, she specializes in setting up doc environments, designing sites, creating styles and templates, and creating content.

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