Slide ADOBE INDESIGN VIRTUAL SESSION blue bar for design purpose


DURATION: 1 Day | COST: £170+VAT pp

 Giving documents a well-designed, professional look will put students a step ahead in the marketplace cluttered with all kinds of communications. Paragraph and character styles that allow students to format pages of text uniformly, layout features that help students to build alternate size configurations of documents, and various panels that enable students to easily customize both text and graphics; Adobe InDesign CC (2019) has all the tools students need to elevate the look of documents and get it out to the people who need to see it, whether it be in print or on the web. This course is a great component of your preparation for the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) InDesign CC exam and the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign exam.


To ensure a students success in this course, students should be familiar with the functions of their computer’s operating system such as creating folders, launching programs, copying and pasting objects, formatting text, retrieving files, and saving files. Students can obtain this level of skill and knowledge by taking one of the following courses: Using Microsoft Windows 8.1 Using Microsoft Windows 10 Microsoft Windows 10: Transition from Windows 7.


In this course, students will use Adobe InDesign CC (2019) to create and deliver professional looking printed and interactive documents. Students will learn to: 

• Navigate the InDesign interface

• Create a new document

• Customise a document using colour, swatches, gradients, and styles

• Manage page elements

• Add tables

• Prepare documents for deployment


Introduction and Objectives

Getting Started with InDesign
• Identify components of the InDesign interface
• Customise the InDesign interface
• Apple the navigation controls and set preferences

Designing a Document
• Establish project requirements
• Apply design principles
• Create a new document
• Add text to a document
• Add graphics to a document

Preparing a Document for Delivery
• Resolve errors in a document
• Export files for printing and for the web

Customizing a Document
• Format characters and paragraphs
• Apply colours, swatches, and gradients
• Create and apply styles

Working with Page Elements
• Arrange and align objects
• Apply layers
• Transform and manipulate objects
• Thread text frames
• Edit text

Building Tables
• Create and modify a new table
• Format a table


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