InDesign Course Overview

InDesign Course Outline

Module 1: InDesign Training Introduction

  • Introduction to the Interface
  • Saving Workspaces
  • Overview of the Toolbox
  • Document Setup
  • Setting Margins and Columns
  • Specifying Page Attributes
  • Setting Preferences
  • Using Ruler Guides
  • Showing Hidden Characters
  • Creating Shapes
  • Resizing, Repositioning and Rotating

Module 2: Text Frames in InDesign

  • Specifying Frame Options
  • Text Frame Properties
  • Frame Alignment Options
  • Fitting Content to a Frame
  • Resizing a Frames Content
  • Locking and Unlocking
  • Grouping and Ungrouping
  • Placing Text Files
  • Magnification and Views
  • Linking and Unlinking Text Frames

Module 3: Introduction to Typography

  • Typographic Term
  • Typeface, Weight and Size
  • Leading and Kerning
  • Formatting Paragraphs
  • Creating Bulleted and Numbered Lists
  • Setting Rules and Drop Caps

Module 4: Kerning and Tracking in InDesign

  • Paragraph Rules
  • Hyphenation and Justification
  • Spanning, Splitting and Balancing Columns

Module 5: Applying Styles in InDesign

  • Paragraph or Character Styles
  • Creating Object Styles

Module 6: Working with Images in InDesign

  • Importing Graphics
  • Resizing Graphics
  • Use of Autofit
  • Use of the Gap Tool
  • Links to Files
  • Editing and Updating Original Files
  • Placing Multiple Images at Once
  • Checking Resolution and Colourspace

Module 7: Document Management in InDesign

  • Setting a Text Wrap
  • Duplicating Objects
  • Step and Repeat
  • Duplicating Objects in Multiple Grids
  • Master Pages
  • Creating Different Size Pages within the Same Document
  • Creating, Applying and Modifying Master Pages
  • Inserting Automatic Page Numbering
  • Working with Colour
  • Using the Colour Panel
  • Stroke and Fill Options
  • Swatches Panel
  • Specifying a Pantone Colour
  • Spot and Process Colour
  • Customising the Swatches Panel
  • Gradient Panel
  • Using the Gradient Tool
  • Creating Graduated Blends
  • Adding and Deleting Colour
  • Using Effects

Module 8: Output

  • Saving InDesign Files
  • Creating PDF Files for Print and Web

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Who should attend this InDesign Course?

The InDesign Training is a comprehensive course designed to provide delegates with advanced skills in using Adobe InDesign, a professional desktop publishing software. This course is especially useful for the following professionals:

  • Graphics Designers.
  • Layout Designers.
  • Publishing Professionals.
  • Marketing Specialists.
  • Content Creators.
  • Freelancers.
  • Advertising Specialists.

Prerequisites of the InDesign Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this InDesign Training. However, a basic understanding of content creation and web publishing can be beneficial.

InDesign Course Overview

Adobe InDesign is a desktop publishing software from Adobe Systems, used predominantly for creating and designing print and digital media materials like magazines, brochures, and eBooks. It provides sophisticated layout and typography tools to produce professional, visually appealing documents. This Adobe InDesign Training is tailored to equip delegates with the skills needed to excel in this dynamic software.

Proficiency in Adobe InDesign is crucial for Graphic Designers, Layout Artists, marketing professionals, and anyone involved in print and digital publication. Understanding InDesign is essential for creating compelling layouts, brochures, magazines, and eBooks. This Adobe Training is particularly beneficial for those seeking to enhance their layout and typesetting skills, crucial in various design and marketing roles.

The Knowledge Academy’s 1-day Adobe InDesign Course offers intensive, hands-on training. These Adobe Training Courses are designed to provide a deep dive into InDesign’s functionalities, equipping delegates with practical skills applicable in their professional work. For those looking to rapidly enhance their InDesign capabilities, this training serves as an ideal platform.

Course Objectives

  • To gain a comprehensive understanding of InDesign’s interface and toolset.
  • To develop skills in creating professional layouts for print and digital media.
  • To learn advanced techniques in typesetting and text formatting.
  • To explore creative design solutions using InDesign’s features.
  • To understand the integration of images and graphics in layout design.
  • To master the process of preparing documents for print and digital distribution.

Delegates completing these Adobe Courses on InDesign will emerge with a heightened proficiency in InDesign, enabling them to produce high-quality, professional layouts. They will be better equipped to take on complex design projects, enhancing their employability and expertise in the field of digital publishing and design.

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What’s included in this Adobe InDesign Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors.
  • Adobe InDesign Masterclass Certificate.
  • Digital Delegate Pack.

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led InDesign Course. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's InDesign Course, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's InDesign Course. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led InDesign Course sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite InDesign Course at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our InDesign Course offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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InDesign Course FAQs

Adobe InDesign is desktop publishing software used by graphic designers, artists, and publishers to create layouts for print and digital media. It allows users to design, preflight, and publish content, including books, magazines, brochures, and interactive PDFs.
Obtaining this InDesign Course Certification demonstrates a verified proficiency in using InDesign, enhancing your credibility and attractiveness to potential employers in publishing and graphic design.
There are no formal prerequisites for this training. However, a basic understanding of content creation and web publishing can be beneficial.
This InDesign Course enhances career opportunities in various industries, such as publishing, advertising, and graphic design, by improving job proficiency and expanding creative capabilities.
This training is structured to accommodate all skill levels, offering beginner, intermediate, and advanced modules. Each level is designed to progressively enhance skills from basic layout techniques to complex interactive document design.
This training comes with a 1-day training session from experienced trainers, a digital delegate pack, and a certificate upon completion of the course.
These InDesign Courses are ideal for Graphic Designers, Publishers, Marketing Professionals, and anyone looking to create polished layouts for print and digital media. They are equally suitable for beginners seeking foundational skills and professionals aiming to refine their expertise.
The duration of this InDesign Training spans 1 day.
Should you encounter any difficulties accessing the course materials, our customer support team is available to assist and promptly resolve any issues you may encounter.
Yes, we offer tailored corporate training for these InDesign Courses that can be customised to meet the specific needs of an organisation and its employees.
This InDesign Course Certification can significantly enhance career advancement by verifying your expertise to employers, thus opening doors to higher-level positions in design and publishing.
Yes, delegates will receive an InDesign certificate upon completing this course.
The Knowledge Academy provides flexible self-paced training for this course. Self-paced training is beneficial for individuals who have an independent learning style and wish to study at their own pace and convenience.
This course covers essential tools and features like typography controls, image placement, and interactive elements.
The training fees for InDesign Course certification in the United Kingdom starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for InDesign Course.
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