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  • Adobe InDesign Training

    Adobe InDesign Training in Derby, Derbyshire

    This Adobe InDesign Training Derby and Derbyshire is run in-house across the whole region including Chesterfield, Matlock, Rotherham, Sheffield and the Midlands. On the course you will learn the skills needed to create, design and accurately output documents to print and digital by learning the tools and techniques used by professional designers every day.


    This is onsite (in-house) InDesign training and as such can be tailored for large team roll outs, closed company courses, training groups or individuals. Over the years this InDesign Course has been delivered to virtually every industry including marketing, publishing, construction, design, administration, and so forth with layouts relevant to your daily work flow.  For example reports, financial reports, brochures, short or long tender documents, POS materials, marketing documents, brochures and so forth. It is ideal for small to medium business owners seeking to take their design in-house.


    Online 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


    InDesign Introduction Training –
    what will you learn?

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


    • Edit & Update existing documents
    • Create New Documents (including bleed, slug, margins & columns)
    • Work with colour, typography and use grids and guides to publish accurate and consistent looking documents
    • 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


    You will work with grids and guides for precise placement of objects and design paragraph styles & colour to ensure all elements of your documents are consistent with your brand to produce highly communicative, branded and attractive documents. 


    This course will ease you through the process by creating a new document through to packaging it for professional print or exporting to .PDF.


    InDesign Training Examples

    These are a few of the types of layout exercises done on the course. Although this is an introduction to InDesign Course it can also be tailored to your business or workflow.


    For example if you worked in beauty or fashion you may wish to create designs like this mood board. 


    Or you may need to create brochures and newsletters for your company so you learn the software whilst learning how to put together the spreads and layouts you need to design at the same time. 



    Adobe InDesign Training Derby
    All Training Locations

    Training courses are run across the UK including most major cities and towns and their surrounding areas so please get in touch for availability in your area for tailored in-house onsite training.

    Onsite InDesign Training –
    what are the benefits?

    You have complete flexibility with the content and can combine this course with any other Adobe Training Course including Photoshop, Illustrator or Acrobat.  

    • 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

    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 Adobe training course – again, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your needs.


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    Adobe InDesign Training Derby and the UK - Onsite Adobe Training Courses






    Adobe InDesign Training Derby, Midlands their surrounding areas,  Leicestershire, Nottingham, Rugby, Warwickshire, Liverpool, York, Leeds, Sheffield, Oxford, Cheltenham, Chester, Crewe

    Adobe InDesign Training - Overviews

    Getting started

    • Creating and saving a document
      New document setup
    • (Bleed, slug, margins, columns)
    • Tools Menu, Panels, Control Bar
    • Window Menu
    • >Arrange & Tile
    • >Workspaces


    Smart layout

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


    Text Basics

    • Text frames
    • Formatting Text frames
    • Text frame properties
    • Text frame – multi column setup



    • Creating New Pages
    • Deleting, reordering pages
    • Understanding Shuffle options

    Type Handling & Manipulation

    • Placing text
    • Character styles / Paragraph styles
    • Typography and layouts


    Tab Handling

    • Tab palette
    • Tab characters
    • Editing tabs
    • Adding leaders



    • Colour models, RGB, CMYK & Pantones
    • Create New colour
    • Edit existing colour
    • Accurate colour output for print


    CC Libraries

    • Creating a Library
    • Editing a Library
    • Library Assets
    • Sharing & Collaborating Online Libraries


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


    Paragraph Shading & Borders

    • Creating Paragraph Borders
    • Paragraph Borders Options
    • Paragraph Shading
    • Paragraph Shading Options


    Text Wrap

    • Text and graphics
    • Text wrapping
    • Text wrap options
    • Clipping paths


    Print output

    • Preview
    • Preflight
    • Export (print) to .PDF

    Onsite per day


    • Standard rate for one person: £275.00 All Inc per day
    • Subsequent persons: £75.00 All Inc per day
    • *Laptop Hire £25.00 per computer per day
      *T&C’s apply to laptop hire
    • Projector Hire £30.00 per day
    • Depending on location Travel Expenses may be involved
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