Total Training Adds Tutorials for Adobe Creative Suite 2.3 Premium to Its Library

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Carlsbad, CA, November 8, 2006 - Total Training™, Inc., a pioneer in engaging and innovative video-based training, today announced two new products for creative and office productivity following the newest software releases from Adobe Systems Incorporated. The products are titled Total Training for Adobe Creative Suite 2.3 Premium Bundle and Total Training for Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional.

Total Training for Adobe Creative Suite 2.3 Premium includes helpful tips and tricks from award-winning industry professionals that use these defacto standard applications for design and web publishing. Viewers can browse the indexed lessons on DVDs that cover important topics in Adobe® Photoshop®, Illustrator®, InDesign®, GoLive®, and a workflow series. The updated training series also adds tutorials for Acrobat® 8 Professional software, a new component of Creative Suite 2.3, as well as lessons for Dreamweaver® 8, which is newly bundled with the Suite.

Total Training for Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional is a 12-hour video series in HD presented by Tim Plumer, Jr., an Acrobat Evangelist. Plumer shows viewers how to unlock the full power of Acrobat 8 Professional. Learn how to collect different file types into a single, unified PDF package and then leverage Acrobat 8 Professional to drive a collaborative, shared review process involving multiple participants.

“Total Training continues to offer dynamic, valuable content to professionals with the new training series on Acrobat 8 and Creative Suite 2.3. The company‘s video-based training enables our customers to set their own pace and work along with projects that enable them to take more complete advantage of the softwares‘ comprehensive capabilities,” said Ricky Liversidge, director of Product Marketing, Knowledge Worker Business Unit, Adobe.

Pricing and Availability

Total Training for Adobe Creative Suite 2.3 Premium Bundle is available now from Total Training for $499.99 USD. For more information, visit

or call 1-888-368-6825.

Total Training for Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional is available now from Total Training for $129.99 USD. For more information, visit

or call 1-888-368-6825.

About Tim Plumer, Jr.

Tim Plumer, Jr. has a ten-plus year history implementing and selling solutions based on Acrobat for the business and graphics community. He has also developed and led his own printing software integration and training company, written for several graphic arts titles, and continues to provide technical editing services for a variety of authors.

About Total Training

Total Training, Inc. (

), with offices in California and New York, is a pioneer in innovative video-based training for leading software applications. The full product line offers comprehensive lessons and tutorials on creative design, web design, digital video, digital photography, and office productivity programs. Total Training is best known for its superior product quality, entertaining content, strong customer relationships, and strategic partnership with Adobe which includes tutorials in Adobe software boxes.

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