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  • Adobe InDesign Training Northampton

    Adobe InDesign Training Northampton

    This Adobe InDesign Training Northampton, Northamptonshire, Midlands is also available UK wide either as an Onsite InDesign Course at your premises or Online InDesign Training (Live Instructor) via the computer.


    This is an Introduction to InDesign Course where you will learn the skills to produce flyers, newsletters, business and marketing materials and more. This is a very flexible, hands on InDesign course with the content often tailored to individual clients.


    Online Adobe InDesign Training Course

    This course is also available as an 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.


    You will have live contact with the instructor throughout your training and be able to share both your screen and see their’s in real time. All the courses featured on the website are available as online training.


    Find out more about Online Training


    Onsite InDesign Training Courses 

    With Onsite InDesign Courses the trainer comes directly to your premises to host the course which is at times and dates to suit you.


    There are a number of benefits to onsite InDesign courses but the main one is that you save money


    How? because:

    • The training is focused entirely on your and your company requirements

    • No traveling involved for you or your team saving travel & expenses

    • Cheaper than traditional training

    • The approach is focused specifically on you and your specific needs this is not a generic one size fits all course. 

    • Prior to the training you chat with me about your aims, content preferences and levels of delegate /s knowledge

    • InDesign course is tailored to suit you or your team

    • Flexible dates & times to suit you


    InDesign Training
    who is this suitable for?

    Being in-house training makes this InDesign Course ideal for private companies, team roll – outs and individual one to one sessions. This training has been delivered to virtually every sector of industry including marketing, design, publishing, construction, engineering sectors and public sector departments to name a few.


    For this course you don’t have to have any InDesign skills as such but you will need to know your way around a computer or MAC.


    Take a look at some of the types of spreads we create on the InDesign Introduction Courses.


    InDesign Introduction Training 
    what you will learn?

    Full InDesign Introduction overview below but in short you will learn how to:

    • Edit & Update existing documents
    • Create New Documents (including bleed, slug, margins & columns)
    • Colour Sampling
    • CC Libraries (CC versions only)
    • Create, Edit & Format Tables
    • Work with colour, typography and use grids and guides to publish accurate and consistent looking documents
    • Strokes, Fills & Gradients
    • Text Wrap
    • Understand the tools, features and techniques used to create highly effective and communicative layouts and spreads
    • Learn to edit and work with existing documents
    • Format, Layout and Design Documents
    • Publish to various outputs including InDesign, PDF and Export


    InDesign Training Course
    how does it work?

    Online InDesign Introduction Training & Onsite InDesign Introduction Training CourseFor the Onsite InDesign Courses the trainer comes out directly to you to deliver the training which is held at times and dates arranged for you and your team.


    The Online InDesign Courses are held via the computer and can be run in Zoom, MS Teams or Webex. Again these are very flexible with InDesign Courses being run over the weekend, the evening. They are very much designed to suit those working from home.



    Laptop Hire

    Short of a laptop or 6?  If so, then I can supply laptops and projector hire and take care of all aspects of your Photoshop training course – again, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your needs.


    As well as delivering Onsite InDesign Training in Northampton & Northamptonshire I also visit the rest of the UK including Chester, Crewe, Warrington, Crewe, Congleton, Winsford, Macclesfield, Nantwich. I specialise in Tailored Adobe Training Courses so please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your InDesign needs.


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    Adobe InDesign Training Northampton and Northamptonshire an introduction course





    Adobe InDesign Training Northampton - Overviews

    Getting Started

    • Creating and Saving a document
    • New Document Setup
    • Workspace
    • Tools / Panels
    • Document Navigation


    InDesign & Existing Documents

    • Update & Edit Existing Files
    • Identify Document Structure
      (Find out how it has been designed with a view to editing & updating the content)
    • Replace Existing Images


    Object & Layout

    • Align InDesign Objects for Accurate Positioning
    • Pathfinder for Combining & Customising Shapes & Frames
    • Transform Tool for Moving, Scaling, Shearing & Rotating


    Effects Panel / FX Effects

    • Opacity
    • Effects Panel (Level, Blending, FX etc)
    • Appearance Panel
    • Understanding Effects & Print Issues
    • Transparent Artwork & InDesign


    InDesign CC Libraries

    • Creating CC Libraries
    • Adding /Editing CC Libraries
    • Sharing CC Libraries
    • Working with CC Libraries


    InDesign Colour & Gradients

    • Colour models,
      RGB, CMYK & Pantones
    • Create & Edit Colours
    • Create & Edit Gradients
    • Accurate colour for print

    InDesign Objects

    • Working with Objects
    • Fill & Stroke
    • Corner Options for Reshaping


    InDesign Text Basics

    • Text Frames
    • Formatting Text Frames
    • Text Frame Properties
    • Text Frame Columns
    • Text Frame Grid


    Type Handling & Manipulation

    • Placing Text
    • Working with & Handling Text Frames
    • Controlling Text Flow
    • Character styles / Paragraph styles
    • Typography and layouts


    Combining Type and Imagery

    • Text & Images
    • Wrapping Text & Images
    • Text Wrap Options
    • Clipping Paths
    • Detect Edges


    InDesign & Font’s

    • Working with Typefaces
    • Adobe Typekit *
    • Using Adobe Typekit
    • Adding & Removing Type


    Smart Layouts

    • Guides
    • Grids (including baseline grid for individual text frames)
    • Rulers (zero point)
    • Smart Guides



    • Placing images
    • Editing images / graphic frames
    • Image formats
    • Graphic frames


    Design & Colour

    • Sample Colour
    • Colour Theme Tool
    • Working with Swatches /Libraries


    InDesign Stroke Panel

    • Stroke Weight
    • Stroke Options
    • Stroke Arrows


    Print output

    • Preview
    • Preflight
    • Export (print) to .PDF
    • The first person/individual: £275.00 all inclusive per day
    • Second/subsequent delegates: £75.00 each all inclusive per day
    • *Laptop Hire: £25.00 per day
      *T&C’s apply
    • Projector Hire: £35.00 per day


    Depending on location travel expenses may be incurred



    Onsite Adobe InDesign Training Northampton and across Northamptonshire, Northampton, Kettering, Towcester, Silverstone, Market Harborough, Birmingham and all surrounding areas.


    Please get in touch for an informal chat or to find out more about availability and dates for your Onsite InDesign Training or Online InDesign Training needs.

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