On this Indesign training course our Adobe certified trainers will: Cover the use of Indesign to create entire documents and brochures. You will learn to combine simple yet immensely powerful techniques, explore creative possibilities and streamline repetitive tasks in a well-paced, highly productive style. By the end of this Adobe Indesign course you will have mastered Indesign basics and be ready to create newsletters, PDFs, magazines and books.
Duration: 2 Days
26th & 27th August 2019
(Sale) Price: was £469 (ex. vat) NOW £295 (ex. vat)
This course is also available as a private/bespoke course that can take place at your premises or at ours. Click for more information on our: private courses.
Introducing Indesign’s Interface
- The Interface
- Using tools, palettes and menus
- Changing views & navigating
- Units and measurements
- Using the Navigator palette
- Zooming and scrolling
Creating Indesign Documents
- Creating a new document
- Creating and using frames
- Selecting frames and contents
- Using guides. rules and grids
- Optimising preferences
- Defining styles
- Handling missing fonts
- Paragraph formatting
- Leading, Kerning and Tracking
- Drop Caps, Tabs and Leaders
- Character-level formatting
- Creating paths from text outlines
Working With Text frames
- Placing and typing text
- Text frame options
- Linking and unlinking frames
- Flowing text through frames
- Using Find/Change
- Using the Spell Checker
Golden Indesign rules (In every section!)
- Essential tips to avoid pitfalls
- Golden rules for maximum productivity
- Tried & tested best practices
- Industry-standard expert techniques
- Using the Pages palette
- Targeting pages
- Creating grids
- Using rulers and guides
- making use of the Info palette
- Working with layers
Working With Colour
- Spot and process colour
- CMYK and RGB Colour spaces
- Working with swatches
- Creating tints
- Applying colour to fills and stokes
- Using the gradient tools
- Character and paragraph styles
- Creating styles
- Editing and applying styles
- Removing style formatting
- Creating drop shadows
- Feathering edges
- Different file formats
- Placing and Resizing images
- fitting options
- Clipping Paths
- Printing to screen
- Packaging for output
- Preflight Checks
- Exporting Pdfs
For more information or to book a place on this course please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us on: 0203 488 1538
Telephone : 0203 488 1538
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Head Office : 78 Phillip Street, London N1 5RT
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Course was well structured, tutor really knowledgeable and course set up was really good.
As the two days were interactive I really learnt a lot. Well worthwhile.
Great beginner course! I would definitely recommend this course!
Very helpful. Learning at a good pace and also good fun!
I enjoyed the course a lot and it was extremely useful for me.
The tutor was very helpful. All of his explanations were very clear. Before the course, InDesign seemed to be a difficult program to learn but it’s actually simple was with Londontech’s help. Thank you!
This Indesign course was amazing. I have learned exactly what I need for my work. Very pleased and I’ll definitely be back for another course with this tutor.
The course has been fantastic and I have learnt so much.
I thought I knew a lot already but I had hardly scratched the surface.
Excellent tutor and the practical exercises were invaluable!
The course has allowed me to become more confident with indesign and will allow me to develop everything I need for my business marketing.
Great course, would definitely recommend.
Telephone : 0203 488 1538
Training Location: 16 Hoxton Square N1 6NT
Head Office: 78 Phillip St. N1 5RT