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Adobe InDesign is a powerful and ever popular industry-standard page layout program for print, web and digital publishing projects.

Adobe Certified Instructor - InDesign CC

Adobe InDesign Essentials (Two day course).
This course provides a solid grounding in the best page layout program around. Day one of this course will introduce the InDesign environment and its toolbox, palettes, menus and; output options; while day two is a comprehensive guide to the possibilities of the application expanding on skills taught during day one, employing professional design and layout techniques.

Prerequisites: Basic computer skills required; (familiarity with a computer running either Windows or Macintosh operating systems).

Please note: the course can be delivered using either Adobe InDesign CS6 or CC versions of the application. Each version has slight differences, and these differences, together with some relevant new features and improvements to workflow will be included (specific to the particular software version being taught).

You can download or view this generic InDesign Essentials outline below (opens in new window/tab).
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Adobe InDesign Interactive Documents (One day course).
This course shows how to create interactive PDFs for print, desktop, web, tablet and mobile devices. It also shows techniques for adding rich media for presentations.

Prerequisites: Delegates should be au-fait with InDesign basics—common tools and features and skills (as covered on the InDesign CC Essentials course, or equivalent level). View course outline via link below (pdf).
Adobe InDesign Interactive Documents – Pete Waldron Adobe pdf icon small (PDF)

Adobe InDesign EPUB Introduction (One day course).
How do you prepare your InDesign content to be viewed on IPads, mobiles and other devices as an ebook? This course provides a useful introduction.
The course introduces best practice techniques of ebook creation using InDesign.
You will learn how to create a fixed-layout EPUB, also how to create a reflowable EPUB.

Prerequisites: Delegates should be au-fait with InDesign basics—common tools and features and skills (as covered on the InDesign CC Essentials course, or equivalent level). View course outline via link below (pdf).
Adobe InDesign EPUB Introduction – Pete Waldron Adobe pdf icon small (PDF)

Adobe InDesign CC ‘Moving On’ (Intermediate level). Please enquire if you are interested in this. Outline supplied on request.