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Cancellation PolicyYou may reschedule or cancel without concern up to 10 business days before the course date.
FREE Post Training SupportStudents taking a public class are invited to attend the same class or take the online class free of charge within one calendar year to refresh their skills.
Tailored CurriculumsNo matter where you are in the communications circle—creation, management, production—we have a fast four-step model to assess your educational needs, design and deliver your training, and review your preparedness.
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Microsoft Project 2010 - Level 2  


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

  • exchange project plan data with other applications.
  • update a project plan.
  • manage project costs.
  • report project data visually.
  • reuse project plan information.


Course outline

Friday August 18th 2017



Duration: 1 day
Price: $345.00
Location: Ottawa

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Snagit 13 


With Snagit's capture, edit, organize and share technology... it's easy to create engaging visuals that grab attention and keep it. Let images do the talking for you.

Use Snagit to capture any image you want straight off your computer screen. Enhance with transparency, callouts, and other effects to turn a simple screen shot into an eye-grabbing visual. Easily organize your images and use them again and again for other projects. Then show off your Snagit creations to anyone. Just add them to your documents and presentations... or share using your favorite applications.

It doesn't take much to explain a concept or an idea with Snagit. The images you create do the talking. And the more you use Snagit, the more ways you'll find to use it!


Course outline

Friday August 18th 2017



Duration: 1 day
Price: $325.00
Location: Ottawa

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Adobe LiveCycle ES2 - Developing Forms 


This instructor-led class explores techniques in developing forms for data capture and data display using Adobe LiveCycle Designer ES2. Through extensive, hands-on practice, you will learn to create static as well dynamic, interactive, data-bound forms including input validation, localized fields, accessibility information, embedded barcodes, and simple through advanced scripted interactions.


Course outline

Monday August 21st 2017
Tuesday August 22nd 2017



Duration: 2 days
Price: $595.00
Location: Ottawa

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ZBrush 4 Sculpting for Games 


ZBrush is a fantastic tool for creating models for use in computer games. Using a wide range of powerful tools you can create models for vehicles, props, environments, and characters.

Built around four complete ZBrush projects, this class gives you everything you need to sculpt props, vehicles, and creatures in ZBrush. You'll start by creating a "spooky tree" model, mastering the sculpting, texturing, and decoration skills that are essential for all ZBrush topics. Next you'll move to man-made objects with a sci-fi drone. Next you'll see how to sculpt monsters and other creatures, deal with cloth and other soft materials, and prepare the model to become an animated, controllable character in a game. The final project returns to machines, building a complete, detailed spaceship for use in your sci-fi games.


Course outline

Monday August 21st 2017
Tuesday August 22nd 2017
Wednesday August 23rd 2017



Duration: 3 days
Price: $1,195.00
Location: Ottawa

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Developing e-learning with Captivate 9 (NEW) 


This unique, hand-on and instructor-driven class will cover auxiliary software used alongside the primary e-learning (Storyline or Captivate) software. The one-week class will focus on using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop to create rich visuals and infographics that will be integrated into our e-learning project. We will spend approximately 2 days in Illustrator, 1.5 days in Photoshop, and 2.5 days in either Storyline or Captivate (depending on the course title). This class will help you master creating original content while you learn one of the industry-leading e-learning development tool.


Course outline

Monday August 21st 2017



Duration: 5 days
Price: $1,785.00
Location: Ottawa

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Adobe Lightroom 6.x (Photoshop Lightroom) 


From first look to final image, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom makes everything about digital photography easier, faster, and more organized. And with the new Lightroom mobile for iPad, you can perfect, edit, manage, and share your images from anywhere.


Course outline

Tuesday August 22nd 2017
Wednesday August 23rd 2017



Duration: 2 days
Price: $595.00
Location: Ottawa

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Microsoft Office Excel 2016 - Level 1  


This course is designed for people preparing for certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist in Excel, who already have knowledge of Microsoft Office, Windows 2000 (or above), and who desire to gain the skills necessary to create, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Office Excel 2016 worksheets.


Course outline

Wednesday August 23rd 2017



Duration: 1 day
Price: $285.00
Location: Ottawa

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MySQL: Fundamentals of Databases  


Storing and accessing data are part of a person's day-to-day activities. One of the most efficient and powerful ways of managing data is by using databases. Information can be stored, linked, and managed using a database application such as MySQL 5.1. In the Fundamentals of Databases Using MySQL course, you will work with the databases using MySQL. This course is designed for people who are familiar with the Windows environment and any Office productivity application, and who wish to acquire competency in performing basic database operations and administration using the MySQL RDBMS or various similar SQL-based RDBMS products. The other student profile would be IT systems managers who will be working within a MySQL RDBMS-based enterprise IT department and need to interact in a productive manner with MySQL RDBMS technical professionals. It can also be used by students who wish to gain familiarity with database system terminologies and usage so as to pursue a career as a MySQL RDBMS technical professional.


Course outline

Wednesday August 23rd 2017
Thursday August 24th 2017



Duration: 2 days
Price: $595.00
Location: Ottawa

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Autodesk Maya 2017 - Introduction to Maya  


Maya is the premier 3D animation and effects program used to create visual effects for everything from movies and animations to games and commercials. In this hands-on course, students will get an immersive guide to this complex and powerful application. You'll begin with the basics, touring the interface and learning how to create basic polygonal, subdivision surface, and NURBS models. Then you'll learn the fundamentals of shading, lighting, and rendering, as well as basic animation techniques and how to use the mental ray rendering system. There's never been an easier way to learn Autodesk Maya.


Course outline

Wednesday August 23rd 2017
Thursday August 24th 2017
Friday August 25th 2017



Duration: 3 days
Price: $895.00
Location: Ottawa

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Autodesk AutoCAD Fundamentals  


This 3 days hands-on course will provide the student with the ability to create a basic 2D drawing using drawing and editing tools, organize drawing objects on layers, add text and basic dimensions, and prepare to plot.


Course outline

Wednesday August 23rd 2017
Thursday August 24th 2017
Friday August 25th 2017



Duration: 3 days
Price: $695.00
Location: Ottawa



Cancellation Policy

After courses are scheduled, you may reschedule or cancel without concern up to 10 business days before the course date.

If you cancel or reschedule a registration within 10 to 5 business days of the course date, payment is due and payable at that time and will be held as a credit towards a re-scheduled date or a future course booking. Course credits are valid for 6 months from the date of the original class booking.

If you cancel a course registration within 4 business days of the class, payment is due and payable at that time and will be held as a credit towards a re-scheduled date or a future course booking. A 25% cancellation fee also is due.

Course credits are valid for 6 months from the date of the original class booking.

Post Training Support

All courses include Red Rocket's Free Post Training Support Program.

Students are provided with unlimited phone and e-mail support for issues concerning modules covered in their course. In addition to ongoing support, all students taking a public class are invited to attend the same class free of charge within one calendar year to refresh their skills.

Students will also have access to online tips specific to their courses and will be informed via e-mail when new tips are available that are relevant to their interests.

No matter where you are in the communications circle—creation, management, production—we have a fast four-step model to assess your educational needs, design and deliver your training, and review your preparedness. Red Rocket is the foremost source of knowledge, insight, and skills to help you benefit from the most up-to-date training on Adobe, Quark, Apple, and Microsoft software.

1 Define your needs.

We can identify the right training for the right personnel - and when, where, and how it should be delivered. We'll create a training plan for your:

• Project Manager
• Copywriters
• Graphic Designers


2 Design the optimum training plan.

With your training needs now known, we can help design a curriculum path that will bring individuals and the team to the appropriate skill level to support business requirements and corporate initiatives. We offer a comprehensive portfolio of technical training for creative applications such as:

• Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Premiere Pro, Encore DVD, FrameMaker, Flash, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, ColdFusion
• QuarkXPress
• Apple Motion, Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro
• Microsoft ASPX, .NET, SQL Server, Excel, Access, PowerPoint
• XML, XHTML, MySQL


3 Identify the appropriate training methods.

We'll help you determine the right mix of live instructor-led and online training, onsite customer training, and self-study training. The result will be the most convenient and effective way to deliver knowledge to all levels and locations of your organization.


4 Verify that the training was delivered according to plan.

Our goal is to ensure that your training needs are met. We can identify opportunities where certification could increase your team's efficiency, preparedness, and expertise, resulting in more autonomy and faster problem resolution. In addition, all students registering for public classes are welcomed back up to one year after taking the class to refresh their skill.

Ongoing support is also provided free of charge for the application learned.



CHOOSE AND CONFIGURE HOW YOU LEARN.

You have access to anytime, anywhere learning and a worldwide network of certified instructors and classrooms.

CLASSROOM TRAINING
Classroom training is the most effective way to gain the critical concepts and skills your technical team needs. Class sizes are small (maximum 6) so all students get the guidance of our certified instructors - professional teachers who also have extensive experience in the creative field.

PRIVATE TRAINING
If your project has a tight timeline and you need to bring your team up to speed fast, consider a private session. Dedicated Training: We can offer you dedicated classroom training where you'll have the instructor and the classroom all to yourselves, and we can customize the course to focus on your environment and your specific issues. Onsite Training: Red Rocket Education can deliver classroom-quality training directly to you - at your site and on your schedule - either by using your onsite facilities or by bringing our Mobile Training unit to you.

VIRTUAL ACADEMY
Virtual Academy is our live, online training option delivering the same content as our classroom training without the need for travel or time out of the office. Virtual Academy combines multiple live and self-paced learning methods with expert mentoring to achieve the level of deep knowledge transfer that you get in the classroom:

• LIVE WEBCASTS anchors the Virtual Academy program and provide real-time interaction with the instructor.
• SELF-PACED MODULES can be web-based, pre-recorded webcasts, or other training formats that are available 24/7, so you can complete them when you have the time.
• HANDS-ON LABS let you practice your skills in an authentic product environment.
• EXPERT MENTORING offers one-on-one instructor support to answer your individual questions.

Self-study learning

WEB-BASED For those who want the convenience of learning online and on their own schedule, many of our courses are available via the web. Your team can learn without travel, 24 hours a day for a specified length of time.
CD-ROMS AND INTERACTIVE DVDS Interactive media let your team members study and absorb the material at their own pace. These self-paced courses are very effective tools for learning the basics or refreshing your team's skills.


DEFINE YOUR PURCHASE OPTIONS.

When we work with you to design your training plan, we will also suggest the purchase method that's right for your needs.
1 Individual classes
2 Education packs
Gives you the option to purchase training days in 2, 4, and 28 day blocks for anyone in your organization, to use within a specified amount of time. Training days can be used for all live training including classroom, private, and Virtual Academy classes. Plus, you receive FREE Education Skills Assessment. 3 Volume purchase agreement Gives you a defined discount and training period, depending on the number of days purchased.