Event Profile

Adobe Acrobat Essentials

November 7, 2022
Courtyard by Marriott Columbia Point

Who Should Attend:

Administrative assistants, executive assistants, and clerks to the board.

Related Events:

Administrative Professionals Conference , November 8-9, 2022

Course Overview:

Ahead of the Administrative Professionals Conference, come learn about Adobe Acrobat from Neal Otto, an Administrative Professionals Conference speaker and NWPPA instructor. In this course, you will learn the essentials of how to utilize Acrobat to create and modify business-related documents and how it can be used in conjunction with Microsoft 365 applications.

If possible, please bring your own laptop with your own access to Adobe Acrobat. If you cannot bring a laptop with Acrobat, contact Roy Cevallos (roy@nwppa.org) and we will provide one for you to use during the class.

Course Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Create a PDF file in a variety of ways
  • Combine, delete, extract, and insert pages
  • Edit PDF files
  • Create bookmarks and set navigation
  • Create and send a PDF from a data file (mail merge)

    Course Instructor:

    Neal Otto, Jump-Start Computer Training, Inc.

    Course Schedule:

    Registration will begin at 12 p.m. Pacific Time, and the class will run from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. An afternoon breaks will be provided.

    Course Location:

    Courtyard by Marriott Columbia Point
    480 Columbia Point Drive
    Richland, WA 99352
    (509) 942-9400
    Room Rate: $149
    Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than 10/8/2022, to secure this room rate.

    Course Fees:

    Utility Member Early Bird (ends 10/7/2022): $140
    Utility Member Standard: $215

    Associate Member Early Bird (ends 10/7/2022): $210
    Associate Member Standard: $285

    Non-member Early Bird (ends 10/7/2022): $280
    Non-member Standard: $430


    Note: Organizations that register a group of employees will receive every fifth registration for free. For example, if you register five employees, you only pay for four; register 10 employees, you only pay for eight; and so on. There is nothing additional you need to do to receive this discount.

    Cancellation Policies:

    For webinarsvirtual classes, and section meetings: cancellation at least five days prior to the event, full refund; within 1-4 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.
    For in-person events: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

    If canceling because the attendee is showing COVID-19 symptoms any time before the event, a full refund will be issued; if leaving during the event for COVID-19 reasons, a prorated refund will be issued.

    When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling; NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions. To request a refund, please contact Gail Patterson, Registrar, via email, Gail@nwppa.org, or call (360) 816-1450. 

    Safety Measures:

    As we continue to monitor and evaluate COVID-19 levels, we understand that the health and safety of our members, staff, and the community are of highest concern. We are asking everyone to do their part. NWPPA and local venues will follow applicable federal, state, and local health protocols. Assumption of Risk: COVID-19 has been declared a worldwide pandemic by the World Health Organization. It is not possible for NWPPA or anyone else to completely prevent the presence of the disease. Therefore, if you choose to attend a conference organized by NWPPA and voluntarily enter onto premises where its conference is held, you are accepting the risk, without right of claim against NWPPA and its directors, employees, or agents, of being exposed to, contracting, and/or spreading COVID-19 and its variants.


    Continuing Hours:

    This course qualifies for 3 continuing hours. Certificates are issued upon full completion of the course.

    For More Information:

    To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.