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  • Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course

    Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course

    On this Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course you will both fine tune and build on skills learnt either on the Publisher 2013 Introduction course or from your work. Publisher is perfect for small businesses and home users looking to create smart, modern and professional documents. It is ideal for closed company groups or individuals and provides a flexible approach for those looking for a tailored course. 


    During the Publisher course you will learn how to create and layout documents using grids, work with paragraph styles for consistent text and manipulate image placement. You will also find out how to work with colour and typography to created highly communicative, branded and attractive professional documents. The course is ideal for large team roll outs, company training groups or individuals looking to get a firm grip on the software and the document publishing process.


    Microsoft Publisher –
    What will I learn?

    You will learn how to build documents quickly and efficiently including newsletters, business stationery and longer documents such as brochures. As this Publisher course is aimed at the business user who is looking to cut costs from external design agencies it can be focused on creation of marketing materials, POS, banners and, of course PDF creation. 

    • Create & Layout Documents using Printers Marks, Crops, Bleed & Slug
    • Grids & Guides for Accurate Placement of Layout Objects
    • Paragraph & Character Styles for Consistent Type
    • Work with & use Colour for Print Production
    • Create PDFs
    • Use Hyperlinks
    • Master Pages
    • Content Blocks


    Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course Info

    This Microsoft Publisher Course content takes between one and two days depending on the amount of people sitting on the training – for one person a day usually suffices but for small groups of between 4 and 6 people two days is more realistic.  As well as instructor led I can also offer Publisher training as a workshop, consultancy or at your desk side and provide perfectly tailored MS Publisher training so elements from the Introduction course can be included in the advanced (and vice versa of course).


    We also work through your current documents together and  


    What are the benefits of Onsite Publisher Training?

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

    • There is no traveling involved for you or your team saving staff 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

    • Regardless of level all Microsoft Publisher Courses can be tailored to suit

    • Flexible dates & times to suit you


    Publisher training can be held in all versions of the software including:


    Laptop Hire

    If you are considering getting a large number of people trained or are simply short of computers at the venue. If so, then I can supply laptops and projector hire and take care of all aspects of your Publisher training  – again, please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your needs.


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    Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course held onsite Midlands and UK wide

    Microsoft Publisher 2013 Advanced Course - Overviews

    Microsoft Publisher Advanced Course

    • Reviewing Publisher
    • Working with Publisher Advanced Layouts
    • Working with Publisher Tools
    • Understanding Design Techniques
    • Colour Wheels and Colour Models
    • Publisher Type that Works
    • Incorporating Publisher & External Design


    Microsoft Publisher Master Pages

    • Master Page Setup
    • Creating & Editing Master Pages
    • Duplicate Master Pages
    • Master Page Toolbar & Layout Tools
    • Professional & Accurate Layouts
    • Content Blocks for Pull Quotes, Sidebars etc
    • Troubleshooting Master Pages


    Microsoft Publisher Table of Contents

    • Creating TOC’s using tables*
    • Creating a manual TOC
    • Table design
    • Table anatomy
    • Leaders
    • Understanding Manual TOC’s Limitations

    Microsoft Publisher Tabs

    • The Tab Box
    • Tab Characters including Left, Right, Centre
    • Editing Tabs
    • Moving, Deleting Tabs
    • Adding Leaders
    • Setting Precise Tab Positions


    Microsoft & PDF

    • Understand PDF’s
    • Create from current documents
    • Add /Edit Hyperlinks
    • Hyperlink Destinations
    • Adding Email Link
    • Bookmarks


    Microsoft Publisher Advanced Graphics

    • Graphics
    • Working with Artwork and Photographs
    • Graphics and Transparency
    • Design Gallery
    • Graphics Manager Task Pane
    • Image Editing Tools including pan, zoom, crop
    • Fine Tuning Imagery

    Microsoft Publisher Styling and Formats

    • Font Schemes
    • Creating & Editing Styles
    • Updating Styles
    • Importing Styles
    • Professional Typography
    • Baseline Grid
    • Font Foundary


    Microsoft Publisher Type Handling

    • Placing text
    • Character styles / Paragraph styles
    • Typography and layouts
    • Use Design Checker
    • OpenType Fonts
    • Ligatures, Style Sets etc


    Microsoft Publisher Colour

    • Using Colour
    • Applying Colour to Stroke & Fill
    • Changing & Matching Colour
    • Colour Theory

    Price is per day*

    (the more persons on the course the more you benefit)

    • Standard rate for one person: £275.00 inc VAT
    • Any additional persons: £75.00 inc VAT


    *So training on your premises for 4 persons would be £500.00 inc VAT


    The above price includes 6 months post course support. We like to build rapport with our clients so anyMicrosoft Publisher Introduction course post support would be held directly with the Publisher trainerwho delivered the course/s. It also includes any and all course materials plus access to our online training tips, tricks & tutorials.



    Advanced Publisher Courses are held onsite at your location at times and dates to suit you. Nottingham, Leicester, Coventry, Birmingham, Sheffield, Leeds, Liverpool, Preston, Lincoln, London, Cheltenham, Derby, Macclesfield, Chesterfield, Chester, Crewe. Travel is to most destinations UK wide so please get in touch to discuss your location.

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