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AEM Forms Designer Training: Designing Interactive Forms

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Plan and design interactive, fillable form fields in PDF documents using AEM Forms Designer.

Create a brand new form, or take an existing form design from Word, InDesign or another graphic design program and covert it to a fillable form with menus, date pickers, digital signature fields and more. Leverage the existing templates built into Forms Designer to create a professionally styled form from start to finish. Work with basic equations to create field calculations. Create submit and email buttons to add interactivity. Create forms that hide optional content or expand to accommodate extra information.

This course also includes an in-depth look at creating your forms to be 508 compliant for accessibility standards.  You will learn how to implement these standards into your forms.

AEM FormsDesigner is Windows only software. Acrobat Pro also has form creation capabilities, but AEM Forms Designer is a more capable program for creating basic to advanced PDF forms.

Your instructor will cover the pitfalls, and the best practices will be followed so that you are able to rapidly develop forms using the latest standards in this AEM Forms Designer class.


  • Get comfortable with the interface and workspaces
  • Understand AcroForms and AEM Form Designer’s XFA forms
  • Get familiar with all of the core Form Field types
  • Take advantage of Styles to maintain consistent formatting
  • Use the Action Builder to add interactivity to your forms
  • Create Dynamic Forms that change layout based on input
  • Understand the options for submitting form data

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Skill Level: 1



Along with this training, you will receive:

  • Student courseware and class projects
  • Adobe Forms Designer Course Certificate
  • Conversion tools bookmark

This training can also assist with the preparation of Adobe certification exams, including the Adobe Certified Professional credential.

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