• Adobe InDesign Training Course

    Adobe InDesign Training – Leicester


    On this Adobe InDesign Training Course you learn how to use the workspace, tools, panels and work with the various  techniques and features in InDesign to create a variety of spreads and layouts. You will learn to work with text and graphics to create professional documents based on the principles of good design and understand the interactive role of grids, guides, typography and graphics to produce well laid out documentation. This InDesign Training is held in Leicester and Leicestershire and all surrounding towns and counties across the Midlands.  It is held onsite and is perfect for 121 sessions, small company groups or larger team roll-outs. It’s suitable for designers, administrators, marketeers, educators or anyone looking to create, edit and publish professional documents for print and web.  The objective of this InDesign training is to give you the ability and control to design and publish professional and consistent looking publications and is ideal those with no knowledge of the software or anyone seeking to update their current skills.


    All these InDesign Courses are fluid, constantly updated and have been developed over many years to ensure you get a clear and concise grip on the tools and features contained in the software. They are frequently updated to take into account the updates and changes within the software.  Onsite training involves a more targeted approach as specific needs can be catered for.


    Popular InDesign Training Courses

    • InDesign CC 2018 Intermediate Training Course
    • InDesign CC 2018 Advanced Training Course
    • InDesign CC 2018 Interactive Training Course
    InDesign Training is also run in InDesign CS5, InDesign CS6, InDesign CC, InDesign CC 2015, InDesign CC 2017 



    InDesign Training in brief

    You will learn how to create, edit, design and publish new and existing documents by working with text and graphics. InDesign comes with many good practice tools built in and you will learn how to streamline workflows both for yourself and your colleagues by using CC Libraries, Paragraph & Character Styles and Colour. 


    On this Introduction InDesign Course you will cover the following features.  


    • Create New Documents & Edit Existing Ones
    • Work with Type
    • Placing & Manipulating Images
    • CC Libraries (CC Only)
    • Create Interactive PDF’s
    • Smart Layouts
    • Grids / Baseline Grids (for type placement)
    • Text Wrapping & Graphics
    • Colour, Swatches & Colour Sample Tools
    • Strokes & Fills
    • Print & PDF


    A full course overview can be viewed further down the page.


    InDesign Outcomes

    These outcomes are really down to what you want from your course as these InDesign Courses are often tailored around your content so consequently any outcomes but examples of what delegates have produced in the past are:


    • Tenders (Bid Tenders of varying length & content)
    • Manuals, Brochures and Magazines
    • PDF Documents
    • Flyers & Posters
    • POS Materials
    • Print Management & Output


    You will be able to create, edit & output professional and elegant documents by the end of your Adobe InDesign Training.



    InDesign Course – What are the benefits of onsite InDesign Training?

    I come directly out to you to deliver the training on your premises, either at your home or office for 121 sessions, small company groups and larger scale projects at times and dates that work for you and your staff. Onsite InDesign training offers a number of benefits when run independently including:


    • realistic and reduced costs to traditional training companies  (I have no overheads such as marketing, sales team etc)
    • you save on staff travel and expenses
    • individual tuition & attention
    • if required laptops can be rented and setup for the training with the software version of your choice
    • mutually agreed dates and times
    • nothing about your InDesign Training will be generic – you specify the course content, the course is tailored to suit you and your team
    • ideal for companies whose staff have varied InDesign experience
    • Flexible dates & times to suit you
    • Full after course support for as long as you need



    Laptop Hire

    Short of a laptop or 6?  If so, then I can supply laptops with 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 Leicester, Leicestershire and the Midlands I also travel extensively across the UK so please get in touch to discuss availability and dates in your area.


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    InDesign Introduction Course Overview

    Getting started

    • Creating & Saving Documents 
    • New document setup
    • Tools / panels
    • Document navigation

    Type Handling & Manipulation

    • Placing text
    • Character styles / Paragraph styles
    • Typography and layouts
    • Text Flow
      (Placed & Threaded


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

    Smart layout

    • Guides
    • Grids
    • Baseline Grids
    • Rulers (zero point)
    • Smart Guides

    Tab Handling

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

    Combining Type and Imagery

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

    Text Basics

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


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

    Digital /PDF Output

    • Interactive Panel
    • Transitions
    • Hyperlinks
    • Navigation
    • Output to PDF

    Objects & Layout

    • Object Shapes
    • Align /Distribute
    • Pathfinder
    • Transform
    • Accurate Rotation

    Stroke Panel

    • Stroke Weight
    • Stroke Options
    • Stroke Arrows
    • Stoke Path Options

    Print output

    • Preview
    • Preflight Panel
    • Package
    • 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 InDesign Training held across in Leicester and Leicestershire including Lutterworth, Loughborough, Market Harborough, Melton Mowbray, Hinckley and all surrounding areas. Adobe InDesign courses are not just run in Leicestershire but are pretty much UK wide so please get in touch to discuss your location. I travel to all large cities and their surrounding areas including Nottingham, Derby, Liverpool, York, Leeds, Sheffield, Lincoln, Newcastle on Tyne, Lincoln, Oxford, London, Worcester

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