Introduction to Adobe InDesign
With InDesign, you can create professional publications including posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, newspapers, presentations and even eBooks. But at first glance, it can be intimidating, with lots of different tools to use.
In this fast-paced intensive course, we will teach you how to use the essential features so you can get up and running straight away. No previous experience of InDesign or any desktop publishing software is required!
Public Sector Price£290*
- *Excluding VAT
Class size8 approx.
Learners must be confident in using Windows and a mouse, but no previous experience of InDesign or any other desktop publishing software is required.
What you will learn
By the end of this faster-paced intensive course, you will be able to:
- Understand how to set up documents in InDesign
- Understand how to create and work with text frames
- Format your text and use Colour effectively
- Use Master Pages to structure your document
- Modify and create style sheets to speed up formatting
- Getting Started
- Finding your way around
- Adding text
- Formatting text
- Working with Objects and Frames
- Placing and sizing images
- Adding colour and gradients
- Structuring your document using Master Pages
- Importing text from Word
- Flowing Text
- Character and Paragraph Styles
- Outputting your document as PDF or Packaging for a Printer
Intensive Courses from happy
Intensive courses have been created specifically for those who need to learn a great deal of content at a faster pace. Each one is focused on increasing your productivity, and building a substantial expertise in just a single day. These courses will be longer, faster and more intensive than a standard classroom course. If you can keep up, the rewards will definitely be worth the effort.
Alex Weston262 days ago
The course covered lot of ground in just one day. I feel I got a good grasp of all the basics and there was plenty of practical to test the theory we learned.
Group Learning Events
If you have three or more learners, a private group course could be cheaper.
We can tailor the content to your team, and host the training at your workplace or here at Happy's HQ in Aldgate, Central London.
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The Small Print
The course runs 9:30am to 5:15pm (lunch is served 1pm to 1:45pm — we offer a choice of 3 cold bowl dishes). Please be careful to arrive by 9:15am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 20 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.
Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.
The happy Guarantee
We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.
If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.
Your post-course support package
- 2 years of free access to our IT Helpline
- Unlimited access - call or email our team as often as you need
- Ask about any content covered on your course
- Included in the price of our training sessions
Did you know...
...we also run courses in Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop Elements?
Happy's one-day Photoshop course teaches you how to touch up and edit your photographs with confidence. It covers everything from image cropping and resizing to adding text to images and creating photo montages.
The Photoshop Elements course is targeted at total beginners. Elements itself is intended for entry-level photographers, image editors and hobbyists, and Happy's single day course covers importing, sorting, rating, tagging and resizing images.
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop to enable you to use the essential features of Photoshop to manipulate your photographs, perform image touch-ups, filters and more. Find out more
Photoshop Elements Essentials to enable you to use essential features like Quick Fix, Selections and Layers to manipulate images and photographs. Find out more