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  • InDesign Training - Introduction Course

    InDesign Training in Kenilworth

    Onsite Adobe InDesign Training in Kenilworth & Warwickshire also available online with a live instructor.This onsite InDesign Training in Kenilworth and across Warwickshire gives the skills needed to create and design a variety of business documents including visually compelling flyers, brochures, newsletters etc. 


    During your course you will design a variety of different layouts and spreads using grids, styles and image manipulation to prepare and publish documents for print or digital output. 


    This is also available as a online InDesign course held with a live instructor.


    InDesign Training Courses in Warwick, Stoneleigh & WarwickshireInDesign Introduction Training
    who is it for?

    This is perfect for anyone completely new to the software or looking to brush up on existing skills. It is very much a hands on course where you learn to create, layout and output various communicative, branded and professional documents.


    Learn how to implement and work with brand guidelines, type, colour and imagery for visual continuity and a consistent look. 


    Both the Onsite & Online InDesign training can be tailored to your industry and is popular with marketeers, advertisers, designers, construction, administration, publishers, artworkers and tender writers. 


    Our InDesign Courses are usually run in the latest release of the software but we can provide training in any of the earlier versions.


    InDesign Introduction Training
    what will you 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)
    • 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
    • Create basic Interactive documents
    • Publish to various outputs including InDesign, PDF and Export


    During your InDesign Course some of the layouts you might create are brochures, marketing materials, banners, reports, tenders, POS materials and so forth. However as this training can be tailored you will be able to work on layouts of your choice.


    InDesign Course Info

    This InDesign 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.   


    Online InDesign Training & Onsite InDesign Courses in Warwick, Stoneleigh & WarwickshireOnline Adobe InDesign Course

    The training is also available as an Online InDesign Course with live instructor led training.


    Delivered as either one to one sessions or to larger company groups Online InDesign Training provides great flexibility and can be delivered virtually at any time of day, night, evening or weekends at times and dates to suit. 


    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
    what are the benefits to you?

     Onsite InDesign training can be arranged for large team roll outs, 121 sessions, company groups /workshops. There are a number of benefits to onsite courses but the main ones are:  


    • 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 us about your aims, content preferences and levels of delegate /s knowledge

    • Our InDesign Courses can be tailored to suit you or your team

    • Flexible dates & times to suit you


    InDesign Training both online and onsiteOnsite InDesign Training in Kenilworth

    We can take care of all aspects of your onsite InDesign training course so please don’t hesitate to get in touch for an informal chat about your InDesign Course content and preferred dates and times.


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    InDesign Training in Kenilworth, Warwickshire






    InDesign Training - Introduction Course - Overviews

    InDesign Getting Started

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


    Smart Layout

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


    Text Frames

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


    InDesign Pages Panel

    • Creating New Pages
    • Deleting, reordering pages
    • Understanding Shuffle options
    • Parent Pages /Plain

    Working with Typography

    • Placing Type
    • Character & Paragraph Styles
    • Type & Layout


    InDesign Interactive Panel

    • Interactive Documents
    • Interactive Presentations
    • Buttons & Hyperlinks
    • Rich Media
    • Exporting Interactive PDF’s


    InDesign & Colour

    • Colour Models
      (CMYK, RGB, Pantones)
    • Creating & Editing Colour
    • Accurate Colour for Print


    InDesign CC Libraries

    • Creating CC Libraries
    • Editing CC Libraries
    • Organising CC Libraries
    • Library Permissions
    • Working with Assets

    InDesign & Images

    • Placing images
    • Editing images / graphic frames
    • Image formats
    • Graphic frames
    • Working with Fitting


    Paragraph Shading & Borders

    • Creating Paragraph Borders
    • Paragraph Borders Options
    • Paragraph Shading
    • Paragraph Shading Options
    • Combining Type and Imagery


    Text meets Graphics /Text Wrap

    • Text wrapping
    • Text wrap options
    • Clipping paths


    Print output

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

    Being Midlands based gives access across the UK including all major cities and surrounding areas. As well as Kenilworth, InDesign Training is held across Warwickshire including Coventry, Leamington Spa, Warwick,  in the Midlands,  Leicestershire, Nottingham, Liverpool, York, Leeds, Sheffield, Oxford, Cheltenham, Chester, Crewe



    Onsite per day

    • Standard rate for one person: £275.00 all inc per day
    • Subsequent persons: £75.00 all inc per day
    • Depending on location Travel Expenses may be involved


    Online InDesign per day

    • First person £260.00 all inc per day
    • Subsequent persons £65.00 all inc per day


    This onsite Introduction to Adobe InDesign training course is held across the UK including the Midlands, Derby, London, Northampton, Cheshire, Blackpool, Lincoln, Oxford, Worcester and all other locations country wide. Please get in touch to discuss availability and dates around your location.

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