At the end of the course you'll know how to use Articulate Storyline and you'll have published your first course.


HR, Platform administrators, teachers

Prerequisites and materials

  • Students' familiarity with Power Point;
  • Ability to use a "visual" style when creating documents;
  • Basic knowledge of English is useful to understand the names of the application menus
  • Having already installed the software on your notebook, even if only in the free version (duration 30 days).

It is not mandatory, but can also be accompanied by the course on Designing content for e-learning


1st DAY

  • Creating a new project
  • Setting the slide size

Mastering the Storyline 360 interface

  • Working with the interface
  • Using story view/slides view
  • Setting and customizing Player options

Working with slides and layers

  • Adding new slides
  • Using Content Library templates
  • Using basic layouts
  • Adjusting slide properties
  • Working with layers 

Importing slides

  • Importing slides from PowerPoint/Engage/Storyline
  • Importing questions from Excel spreadsheets and text files

Working with text

  • Using character and paragraph formatting options
    Searching and replacing text and characters

Working with images

  • Adding and editing/formatting images, screenshots and characters

Working with audio

  • Adding and editing audio
  • Converting text to speech
  • Using audio tools

Animations and slide transitions

  • Adding animations
  • Synchronization of entry and exit animations
  • Synchronization of motion path animations
  • Adding transitions to slides and layers

Timeline, statuses and notes

  • Working with the timeline
  • Adding and editing states
  • Adding notes to slides

Working with web content

  • Adding and editing web objects

2nd DAY

Working with videos

  • Adding and editing videos


  • Recording, inserting and editing screencasts

Working with the Media Content Library

  • Adding characters
  • Adding photos/illustrations/icons/videos

Using the media library

  • Managing project assets with the media library

Working with shapes, captions, text boxes and tables

  • Adding shapes/captions/text boxes/tables
  • Adding slide numbers

Formatting, sizing and positioning of objects
Zoom regions

  • Adding zoom areas
  • Creating a panorama effect

Adding interactive objects

  • Buttons
  • Hotspots
  • Markers
  • Triggers
  • Hyperlinks
  • Mouse cursors

Working with quiz slides

  • Adding form-based and free-form questions
  • Converting an existing slide into a free-form interaction

Working with the question editor

  • Editing questions in form view and slide view
  • Random response choices
  • Choice of feedback and branching options
  • Using the feedback window
  • Choice of number of attempts

Working with the results slides

  • Addition of results slides
  • Assignment of questions to the results slides

Customizing your course design

  • Using design themes
  • Working with theme colors and fonts
  • Using slide masters
  • Using master feedback

Previewing and publishing a course

  • Previewing a course
  • Publishing a course for Review 360
  • Publishing a course for web distribution
  • Publishing a course to a video file
  • Publishing a course for Lms (scorm) distribution
  • Publishing a course on Microsoft Word


Massimiliano Ferrari

Francesca Pellacani


2 days