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Learn Adobe InDesign with our Adobe & Graphic Design Training Courses in Sydney.

Learn the basics of Adobe InDesign, a professional page layout application for print and digital publishing in this affordable short course in Sydney. Adobe InDesign CC lets you design, preflight, and publish a broad range of content for print, web, and tablet apps. It offers precise control over typography, built-in creative tools, an intuitive design environment and tight integration with the entire Adobe suite.

InDesign CC is built for designers, prepress and production professionals and print service providers. Looking to upskill? Or get in the industry? This beginners course tailors to those who want to work for magazines, advertising agencies, newspapers, book publishers and retail/catalog companies as well as in corporate design, commercial printing and other leading-edge publishing environments.

If you want to take an introductory course in layout and design using Abobe InDesign in Sydney, then this affordable Adobe Training Course is for you.

Course content
  • The InDesign interface
  • Document setup
  • Pages palette and master pages
  • Working with layers
  • Placing and working with image files
  • Basic and advanced text formatting and font usage
  • Working with colour modes for print and digital
  • Creating and working with style sheets
  • Creating and working with tables
  • Preflight, PDF and printing

By the end of this Adobe Training Course the learner will be able to:

  • Demonstrate and use the main tools of Adobe InDesign in Creative Cloud
  • Apply design skills in Adobe InDesign to create page layouts
  • Demonstrate how to create digital or print-ready files for publication
Ideal for

This course is designed for anyone who needs to create digital artwork for printing, those who are aspiring graphic artists, textile artists and illustrators and animators.

Please bring to each class
  • Notepad and paper or a tablet
  • A USB for taking home final work and/or course notes & files
Other Information
  • Please note, all Adobe courses at Sydney Community College require a basic computer competency as a pre-requisite. We expect that you are able to confidently and quickly navigate the computer directory and be able to locate files with ease. Adobe programs are professional level programs and an inability to use a computer confidently will restrict you from progressing in the class. If you are unsure about your computer competency, please contact Customer Service so that we can arrange a call to discuss.
  • This is a crash course in Adobe InDesign, the course facilitator will aim to fit as much in as possible but some of the above might not be covered in time. If you have a specific aspect of the program you are interested in learning then please let the tutor know.
  • This course runs in our CBD computer lab, which is fitted with 17 inch MAC computers, all installed with updated Adobe Creative Cloud programs. Adobe Premiere Pro functions the same on both Windows and Macintosh computers except for a few minor differences with keyboard usage.

Course testimonials:

  • said: Mel was an excellent tutor and a great overview of the program.

  • said: The tutor was excellent - very encouraging and patient!

  • said: Great full immersion course on all the main features of Adobe InDesign! You walk out knowing how to use the software with confidence.

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