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Learn layout design in this Adobe InDesign training course. Adobe InDesign is one of seven Adobe Creative Cloud courses we offer in Sydney.

Adobe InDesign is the industry-leading layout and page design software for print and digital media, create beautiful using typography, graphics and images. Adobe InDesign lets you 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 Creative Cloud. Learn the basics of Adobe InDesign, a professional page layout application for print and digital publishing in this affordable training course in Sydney.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Use the main tools of Adobe InDesign in Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Apply design skills in Adobe InDesign to create page layouts
  • Create digital or print-ready files for publication

Ideal for

Are you looking to upskill? Get into the Graphic Design industry? Or perhaps add to your skillset in your current business? This beginner Adobe InDesign training course tailors to those who want to work for magazines, advertising agencies, newspapers, book publishers and retail/catalogue companies as well as incorporate design, commercial printing and other leading-edge publishing environments in to their current professions.

  • Anyone who needs to create digital artwork for printing, those who are aspiring graphic artists, textile artists and illustrators and animators.
  • Those looking to improve their employment skills or employment opportunities to work as graphic designers or add basic design skills to their existing employment
  • Those looking for added skills in their work roles such as training or marketing
  • Business owners wanting to be more creative with their advertising
  • Anyone interested in Adobe products, those who may be familiar with other Adobe programs
  • A basic computer literacy is assumed as part of this course.

Course content

  • Understand the InDesign interface
  • Placing and working with image files
  • Work with the features in the InDesign design window
  • Select and work with tools & shortcuts
  • Create new single page and multiple page documents
  • Pages palette and master pages
  • Add and format text inside a document using a variety of techniques
  • Add graphics to a document
  • Create and work with layers
  • Create and work with tables
  • Working with colour modes for print and digital
  • Creating and working with style sheets
  • Creating and working with tables
  • Preflight, PDF and printing

Please bring to class

  • An 8GB USB
  • Pen & paper, or a tablet for writing notes

Additional information

This course runs in our computer lab, fitted with 27-inch Apple iMac systems as well as Dell computers running the Windows operating system, both types of computers have the latest Adobe apps installed. Adobe products function the same on both Windows and Macintosh computers except for minor differences with keyboard usage and where files are located within the computer.

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Adobe InDesign Course for Beginners

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