Acrobat Introduction

This is the all important first session which covers the foundational topics.

More than just a reader, Adobe Acrobat is well known for its ability to create PDF files with good security, for easy distribution of electronic files. It's a quick and easy way to share information.

Key content

  • The Acrobat workspace
  • Navigating PDF documents
  • Using the Organiser window
  • Creating PDF documents
  • Combining multiple documents into one PDF
  • Batch create multiple PDFs from multiple files
  • PDF portfolios
  • Create PDFs from other applications
  • Predefined PDF settings
  • Security, bookmarks and hyperlinks
  • Saving and exporting PDFs


  • Explore the powerful creation features of the full version of Acrobat
  • Add navigation to PDF files using bookmarks and hyperlinks
  • Use Organiser and Portfolio
  • Explore security aspects of PDF's to prevent others from copying or changing information without your consent

Suitable for

New and existing users


PC and Mac computers are available on a first come, first served basis. Adobe Acrobat CC 2015 is used.


Free for University of Auckland and UniServices staff
Free for University of Auckland postgraduate students
$125+GST for others

Dates, times and venues for 2017

January - March 2017      

Thursday 16 March 2017, 1-4pm
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus

April - June 2017

There are currently no scheduled sessions for this period.

July - September 2017

Monday 24 July 2017, 1-4pm 
Room 305, Level 3, Building 620, 49 Symonds Street, City Campus