How to Add Downloadable Handouts to My Course


ProProfs Training Maker lets you optimize user learning experiences by adding downloadable handouts & worksheets. They can download these materials and even study them offline.


The image below shows how your learners can download the handouts from your course. 

The image shows the download button using which learners can download the added resources

You can attach existing training materials (videos, PPTs, Excel sheets, PDFs, etc.) to course pages and chapters, allowing learners to download these attachments.


Click to expand and learn about the different file types ProProfs Training Maker supports.


Supported File Types

  1. Videos - .flv, .mp3, .mp4, .3gp, .avi, .f4v, .m4v, .mov, .mpg and .wmv
  2. PowerPoint Presentation - .ppt, .pptx
  3. Word Document - .doc, .docx
  4. Excel - .xls, .xlsx, etc.
  5. Images - .gif, .png, .jpg
  6. Zip files
  7. PDFs



The following steps will help you learn how to add downloadable handouts after a page or chapter:


Step 1: From the "Add New" menu,


  • Select Resource.
  • Click Add File


Add a new resource file


Step 2: Add a title and click Add a file to upload your resources.


Add a name to the page and upload your file


Step 3: After uploading a file, you can edit its name. Also, you can add more files as resources for learners using the Add another file option. 


Rename the file and also add more resource files for learners


Below is what the uploaded file(s) will look like in the course editor.


Added resource in the editor


That is all about adding downloadable handouts to a course.



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