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  • Adobe InDesign Training Introduction Course

    Adobe InDesign Training Nottingham


    Adobe InDesign Training Nottingham - Onsite & Online InDesign CoursesThis Introduction to Adobe InDesign Training Course runs either as Onsite InDesign Training across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire or held as a live InDesign Virtual Training session.


    An Introduction Course this can also be delivered as a tailored InDesign Training session containing content specified by you. This could be a mixture of our InDesign Courses or put together as an InDesign Workshop from scratch.


    During the course you will work with a number of different projects and learn how to create & design different layouts for magazines, booklets, flyers, infographics and social media.


    This is an introduction to InDesign Course so ideal for anyone new to the software or looking to build on basic skills. 


    What is Adobe InDesign?

    Adobe Courses and Acrobat TrainingBorn 31st August 1999 Adobe InDesign is probably the most popular layout software on the planet. Used to create and design virtually every spread you can imagine from a business card to a large roadside display design.


    Being one of the leading parts of the Adobe Creative Cloud means it works beautifully with other Adobe apps including Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat.


    Today you can produce static designs for print such as flyers, infographics and catalogues all the way through to interactive InDesign Publications where you can add links, media and forms.


    Find out more about InDesign


    What other Adobe InDesign Training Courses do you run?

    You can mix and match content from any of our existing InDesign Content or combine two or more courses for a more overall approach to the software. 



    How does the Online Adobe InDesign Training Course work?

    Adobe InDesign Training in Nottingham & across the UK at your premises

    Our online  Adobe InDesign Courses run virtually with a live instructor giving you direct contact with them throughout the training via video, chat & screen share.


    We run this online training via all 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.


    All our digital design courses are available online. 


    Added Bonus’s of Online Creative Cloud Courses

    An added bonus of Online InDesign Courses is that because no travel is involved there’s less stress on the planet and environmentally a good step.


    It’s also great for those working from home days wherever you are, the UK or even the US for that matter.


    If you have any questions about our Online Adobe Training please don’t hesitate and get in touch. We’re always happy to organise a Zoom /Teams meeting for an informal chat.


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    How do Onsite Adobe InDesign Training Courses work?

    Photoshop Training Courses in the Nottinghamshire area.The training is hosted onsite at your premises (home or office) by your InDesign Trainer at dates and times to suit you and your team. It is ideal for one to one sessions, small company groups or much larger team training sessions.


    Before your training session we organise a chat with your trainer about your aims, content preferences and levels of delegate /s knowledge. This can be a voice call or online virtual meeting – your choice.


    There are a number of benefits to onsite courses but the main ones are:  


    • Cost Effective – Course pricing
    • Cost Effective – No traveling involved for you or your team saving travel & expenses
    • Tailored Training – Focus is on specifically on you and your specific needs. 
    • Dates & Times – Mutually agreed dates & times 


    What will I learn on this InDesign Introduction Course?

    Learn to set up documents from scratch using professional print settings such as slug & bleed, set document size etc depending on its destination ie. digital or print. The course is very hands on and during your training course you will work with different types of text, placing & flowing text and how to set up styles for type consistency throughout a document /or series of documents. You will also work with things such as Master Pages & Grids to give your spreads exact positioning, page numbering and layouts in the documents.


    During the InDesign Course you will find out how to purpose documents for both print, web and social media and understand the different file formats and processes for output. The course also covers various design techniques and shows you how to make publications look both professional and elegant.


    So with this in mind we work with images, shades, colours and typefaces to add sheen to your designs.


    InDesign & PDF


    The course dips into InDesign’s interactive side and shows you how to re-purpose content /create new content to publish an interactive InDesign documents containing links, video and bookmarks.


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


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


    Create New & Edit Existing Documents

    Grids & Guides

    Work with Type

    Text Flows

    Paragraph & Character Formatting

    Digital Design /PDF

    Placing & Manipulating Images

    Smart Layouts

    Text Wrapping


    Strokes & Fills

    Print & PDF


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    We run a wide range of Adobe Courses in print, social media and video.




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    Adobe InDesign Training Introduction Course - Overviews

    Getting started

    Creating and saving a document

    New document setup

    Tools / panels

    Document navigation


    Tab Handling

    Tab palette

    Tab characters

    Editing tabs

    Adding leaders


    Digital /PDF Output

    Interactive Panel




    Output to PDF


    Type Handling & Manipulation

    Placing text

    Character styles / Paragraph styles

    Typography and layouts

    Text Flow
    (Placed & Threaded)


    Working with Images

    Placing images

    Editing images / graphic frames

    Image formats

    Graphic frames


    Text Wrapping

    Text and graphics

    Text wrapping

    Text wrap options

    Clipping paths


    Objects & Layout

    Object Shapes

    Align /Distribute



    Accurate Rotation


    Text Frames

    Text frames

    Formatting Text frames

    Text frame properties

    Text frame – multi column setup


    Stroke Panel

    Stroke Weight

    Stroke Options

    Stroke Arrows

    Stoke Path Options


    Smart Layouts


    Grids /Baseline Grid

    Rulers (zero point)

    Smart Guides


    Working with Colour

    Colour models, RGB, CMYK & Pantones

    Create New colour

    Edit existing colour

    Accurate colour for print


    Preview, Print and Export


    Preflight Panel


    Export (print) to .PDF




    Onsite InDesign Training Courses held across the Nottinghamshire area including Nottingham, Ruddington, Newark, Worksop, Mansfield, Sutton in Ashford, Hucknall and all surrounding areas


    Online InDesign Training


    Our online InDesign Courses are available via Zoom, Teams, Webex etc and times and dates to suit you. 


    Onsite InDesign Training in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire and surrounding areas


    Please get in touch to discuss regarding availability and dates in your area


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