Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format used to present and exchange documents reliably, independent of software, hardware, or operating system. Invented by Adobe, PDF is now an open standard maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). PDFs can contain links and buttons, form fields, audio, video, and business logic. They can also be signed electronically and are easily viewed using free Acrobat Reader software. In addition, special purpose standards of the the PDF format are used for archiving and long-term preservation of electronic documents. This comprehensive course will present productivity features for using the Adobe Acrobat program forcreating, managing and securing pdf files. Course format choices are: instructor-led hands-on group training; or lecture/demonstration with live demo.