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    Adobe InDesign Training Course Sheffield


    This Introduction to Adobe InDesign Training Course Sheffield, Yorkshire and all surrounding areas is available both as as an Onsite InDesign Course and Online InDesign Training. It is ideal for one to one sessions, company groups or large team roll-outs and perfect for anyone looking for a private professional InDesign training event. 


    Adobe InDesign Training Sheffield, Yorkshire and surrounding areas - also available as Online InDesign TrainingOn this InDesign course you will will learn the tools and features needed in InDesign to create a variety of different spreads and layouts. 


    The course starts at the beginning by showing you how to set up a document from scratch using document set-up, columns and printers marks.


    It then shows how to build the document by adding frames, text and artwork to create professional documents based on the principles of good design. You will find out how to work with text, make it thread (flow) through one or more frames, create styles for accurate and consistent type and add artwork (Vector and Raster).


    During the InDesign Course you work with and understand the role that grids, guides and baseline grids play in the design process and how they all combine to produce professional documents destined for print, digital and social media.


    Who is this InDesign Training Course for?


    Over the years we have trained designers, content creators, marketeers, construction, educators, bid writers and clients from public & private sector businesses. This Introduction to InDesign Course is designed for anyone wanting to hit the ground running by creating, editing and publishing professional looking documents for print and web.  


    How does Online InDesign Training work?


    It is also available as a virtual Online InDesign Course with live instructor led training that can be delivered as a one to one session or to a group of people. Because it is virtual online training it can be delivered literally at any time of the day at your convenience.


    Do you run Online Adobe Training Courses at the weekends?

    Our Online InDesign Courses are available on any time zone so we can offer 24 hour availability and over the weekend. 


    We run our online training sessions via the most popular video conferencing software including Zoom, Teams, Google and WebEx. It’s your choice which one you prefer.


    We are happy to record your training session for you to refer back to after the training. 


    Added Bonus about Online Training Courses

    An added bonus of our online courses is there’s no travel involved meaning less stress on the planet so environmentally it makes great sense.


    No fighting traffic or public transport just get up, have tea /coffee and something to eat, turn on the computer and we’ll be there ready to deliver your course.


    And by the way we don’t care if you’re wearing your Jim-Jams or last nights lop-sided party hat.


    All our digital design courses are available online. If you have any questions about any of our Online Adobe Training courses please do not hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat.


    Find out more about our Online Creative Cloud Course


    How does the Onsite InDesign Training work?


    Our Onsite InDesign Training Courses are delivered on your premises either at your office or home. They are perfect for one to one sessions, small company groups and larger scale projects. All our Adobe Training Courses have flexible times and dates that work around you and your staff. Please get in touch to discuss these. 


    There are a number of benefits to Onsite Training Courses but the main ones are:


    • realistic and reduced costings
    • no travelling involved for you or your team saving travel, hotel expenses etc
    • the approach is focused specifically for you and your team
    • you have direct contact with your trainer from time of booking
    • mutually agreed times and dates
    • if required laptops are available for hire and arrive setup with the software version of your choice


    What will I learn on this Adobe InDesign Training Course?


    The Introduction to InDesign Training Courses covers some of the following features. There is a full InDesign Course overview at the bottom of the page or via the Courses menu above. This is a flexible course to which content can be added or removed to create your bespoke training.


    • Create New Documents & Edit Existing Ones
    • Work with Type
    • Placing & Manipulating Artwork
    • Smart Layouts
    • Text Wrap Options
    • Colour /Swatches /RGB /CMYK & Pantones
    • Frames /Stokes & Fills
    • Create Print & Interactive PDF’s
    • Print & Export
    • Export Interactive PDF’s


    Onsite InDesign Training Sheffield and Online InDesign Training Course for beginnersAlthough this is an Introduction to InDesign Course the content itself is very broad and can be tailored individually to each client. 


    So what would you expect to gain from your training? We’ve delivered courses to so many clients over the years teaching them how to create, edit and output a wide variety of documents. As a guide these are some of the things we work with during the training.


    On this InDesign Course you would expect to create and design some of the following:


    • Marketing Materials
    • Flyers, Posters, Branded Materials
    • Manuals, Brochures and Magazines
    • Interactive Publications and Presentations
    • Tenders, Annual Reports, Financial Reports
    • POS Materials
    • Print Management
    • PDF Export (Print & Interactive)


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    InDesign Training Course Sheffield
    where else do we travel to?

    As well as the InDesign Training Course Sheffield our Onsite InDesign Courses are available across Yorkshire and the whole of the UK. This includes all towns, cities and their surrounding areas. For example we cover places as far apart as Peterborough, Northampton, Birmingham, Coventry, Liverpool, Worcester, Hereford, London, Leicester and Nottingham.


    Please get in touch to find out about availability in your area.


    Introduction to Adobe InDesign Training - Overviews

    Beginning InDesign

    • Creating a new document
    • Tools & Panels
    • InDesign’s Interface
    • Document Navigation


    New Document Setup

    • Set up New Document
    • Columns, Margins
    • Printers Marks (Bleed /Slug)


    InDesign Practicalities

    • InDesign Objects
    • Align & DIstribute Objects
    • Pathfinder Panel
    • Selection and Direct Selection
    • Rotation
    • Arrange Objects


    Accurate Layout

    • Working with Guides
    • Grids (including baseline grid)
    • Rulers (zero point)
    • Smart Guides


    Text Basics

    • Inputting Text
    • Placing Text
    • Text Frames
    • Formatting Text Frames
    • Text Frame Options
    • Multi Column Setup

    InDesign & Pages

    • Adding /removing pages
    • Inserting Blank Pages
    • Add Master-pages
    • Add Page Numbering
    • Add Section Breaks


    InDesign & Colour

    • Colour Modes (RGB, CMYK, Pantones)
    • Process & Spot Colours
    • Create New Colour
    • Edit Existing Colour
    • Locate Colour
    • Accurate Colour for Print


    InDesign & Artwork

    • Placing Images
    • Editing Images /Image Frames
    • Image Formats
    • Image Fitting Options
    • Image Formats
    • Links Panel


    Manipulating Type

    • Character /Paragraph Styles
    • Typography and Layouts
    • Working with Tracking, Leading & Kerning
    • Auto-Hyphenation
    • Text Flow (Threaded, Placed & Copied)

    Type & Image Wrapping

    • Text & Graphics
    • Text Wrap
    • Text Wrap Options
    • Clipping Paths
    • Path Outsets


    Digital Interactive & PDF’s

    • Interactive Panel
    • Creating Buttons
    • Creating Hyperlinks
    • Creating Bookmarks
    • Working with Navigation
    • Adding Rich Media (video)
    • Output to PDF (Interactive)
    • Output to PDF (Print)


    Stroke Panel

    • Stroke Weight
    • Stroke Options
    • Stroke Arrows
    • Stroking Paths
    • Stroking Objects


    Print Output

    • Print Preview
    • Preflight Panel
    • Package
    • Export 
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