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InDesign Advanced IT Training Course

Duration:1 day
Price:£365.00
Locations:Glasgow
Glasgow Dates:Thu 1st Nov 18
Edinburgh Dates:

One Day Course - held on demand - ask for dates (above is an example date).

InDesign Advanced IT Training Course held monthly in Glasgow.  One day advanced training course £365 + VAT.  Create more sophisticated work using the advanced capabilities of InDesign.  This course is designed for people who already have a working knowledge of InDesign or who have attended an introductory level course.

 

OVERVIEW OF BASICS

Formatting type

Placing graphics

Working with colour

Text wrap

Columns

Layers

Master pages

 

DRAWING

About paths

Drawing basic shapes and lines

Drawing with the pen tool

Adjusting path segments

Using the scissor tool

Using the Stroke palette

Using corner effects

Working with compound paths

Creating paths from text outlines

 

IMAGES

About vector graphics and bitmap images

Resolution for bitmap images

Preparing graphics to be imported

Alternate methods for importing graphics

Exporting pages to EPS format

 

COLOUR

About spot and process colour types

Using the toolbox colour controls

Using the Swatch palette

Using swatch libraries

Using the Colour palette

About tints

Creating and updating tints and their base swatches

Adding colours from other documents

Working with gradients

Applying gradients to text

Trapping

 

COLOUR MANAGEMENT

Setting up colour management

Calibrating your monitor

Obtaining, installing and updating CMS profiles

Turning on CMS and setting up default source profiles

Colour-managing colours you create in your document

Prepaing imported graphics for colour management

Importing images into a colour-managed document

Colour-managing documents for online viewing

Embedding profiles in output

 

CREATING AND DISTRIBUTING PDF FILES

About PDF

Exporting a document to PDF

Producing PDF files for high-resolution composite workflow

Preparing a document for on-screen viewing

Setting PDF export options

 

PRINTING

Preparing for commercial printing

Changing default print settings

Printing page marks

Ensuring your resolution and line screen produce 256 grays

Printing gradients

Specifying the emulsion and polarity

Performing pre-flight checks before printing

Packaging files for hand off

Proofing final output

 

Follow-on Courses

Other Adobe Applications

Notes

Available for most versions of InDesign