Adobe 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 staff/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

Registration is now open for all University of Auckland and UniServices staff.

Registration for all others opens in early June 2017. Please contact us from this date to request registration. Please note registrations will be processed on a first come first served basis.

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