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InDesign Intro | Training Course

Design stunning, polished documents like magazines, brochures, reports and more.
Learn how professional designers produce industry standard work.

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InDesign Intro | Training Course

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What will I learn?

  • Create documents from scratch
  • Integrate graphics, images and text
  • Work with multiple pages
  • Optimise work for print and web
  • Tips, shortcuts and good practice
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free post-course helpdesk support
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How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.8 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 2421 reviews

Get to grips with the essentials in no time:

• Explore, adjust and personalise InDesign's interface to suit your work

• Learn speed tips, shortcuts and good practice

• Open existing InDesign documents and understand everything you see and how to edit it

• Create InDesign documents of any size and any number of pages optimised for print, web or mobile devices

Manipulate text and typography:

• Import text from Word and RTF files, or even type it in directly

• Master InDesign's powerful typographical controls for styling text

• Create your own custom type styles, use them in any document and update them instantly

• Edit text like a pro with multilingual spell-check, Find/Change, Story Editor and other advanced features

• Flow text around pictures and other shapes


Integrate pictures freely into layouts:

• Import photos and graphics from a variety of file formats

• Scale, fit, crop and transform images directly on the page

• Update, replace and embed images, and find lost graphics

• Keep track of image 'resolution' to ensure top quality results

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Take full control of complex layouts:

• Learn how to use rulers, guides, layers, and transform and alignment tools

• Flow text across columns and from page to page, then change it all around as you wish

• Add, delete and move pages; automate page numbering; and create your own 'master' templates to standardise your page designs

Create colours and graphical effects

• Mix, apply and update your own branded colours and tints, and re-use them in any document

• Understand and work with RGB and CMYK colours

• Copy colours out of photos and produce your own beautiful colour themes

• Play with transparency, drop shadows and other special visual effects

• Build a custom library of layout designs, graphics, type styles and colours, and use them anywhere – even in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator – or share them with your colleagues

Export to PDF, the web and more:

• Turn your InDesign layouts into press-ready PDFs for your printer and ultra-compact PDFs optimised for your customers to download

• Publish your InDesign layouts to the web instantly so they can be viewed by anyone using a web browser

• Save your designs or even whole pages to JPG and PNG file formats for use on the web, social media, in-app content, etc

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"Trainer was very knowledgeable, patient and got all the content across well. Food & refreshments provided were amazing!"
Bango
17th November - InDesign CC : Introduction

Latest Reviews



"Very clear explanations and answers to questions even beyond the immediate scope of the course (e.g. what might be intermediate tasks in InDesign, how to identify fonts and find images online). Lovely space, staff and food as well!"
Principle Consulting
  • 17th November


"I absolutely loved this course - not only has it given me a great intro to InDesign but it will help me so much with other Adobe applications I have already been using for years. Matt was a great, patient trainer. Thank you!"
Crown Prosecution Service
  • 11th November


"All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. Doug was great and very patient with us, stopping to answer any questions on queries that we had. I have really enjoyed the two days."
Real Places Ltd
  • 2nd November