Course Descriptions

InDesign Course

What You Will Learn

This hands-on workshop will give marketing, publishing and graphics professionals a working knowledge of how to use Adobe InDesign anything from advertisements to newsletters and books. Class discussion and exercises teach you to —

  • Specify page dimensions, margins and columns for a new document,
  • Create, move and resize elements,
  • Specify fill and stroke colors, and apply gradient fills,
  • Add colors to the color palette,
  • Set type specifications,
  • Import text and graphics,
  • Flow text from column to column and page to page,
  • Indent paragraphs and create bulleted lists,
  • Set tabs,
  • Create and apply master pages,
  • Wrap text around graphics,
  • Create and apply master pages,
  • Define and apply character and paragraph level text style definitions,
  • Use the Bezier drawing tools to create and modify shapes, and
  • Use the "Package" and "Preflight" commands to assemble and verify materials to be sent to the printer.

9 hours, $390 (available for Windows and Macintosh)
Purchase with Advanced InDesign class for discounted package price of $560.

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

Training Format

  • Live class with trainer in class and interactive student participation,
  • Exercise-based, hands-on instruction,
  • Emphasis on questions and student participation,
  • Small size (limited to 8), personal attention.

Class Location

Dates and Registration


Familiarity with mouse and menu-based computer programs. Helpful, but not necessary to have general knowledge of graphics programs.

Related Class

Advanced InDesign

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Adobe InDesign Course Outline, Updated June 29, 2020.