Apple Training Courses
Apple products, famed for their ease of use, offer a wealth of powerful options and workflows to those who know how best to use their programs and systems. Join us for the tips that will supercharge how you use your Mac.
At XChange Training, we are adept at training users on both Macs and PCs. But with Microsoft Windows still taking up most of the consumer market, it is important for creative professionals to find a reliable training partner that can deliver first-class courses specifically for Mac users.
As well as our huge range of creative, design, and publishing courses – all of which are perfect for professionals using Macs – we also deliver courses on Apple's own products. Whether you want to get the best out of your computer's Operating System (Mac OS) or you wish to use Apple's iWork productivity tools, we have options to suit you.
We find that our Apple courses can be especially helpful for those who have decided to switch from PCs to Macs, or for those in creative jobs where Macs are used throughout the business. Join us and see how our friendly, expert trainers can quickly get you up to speed.
1-Day Keynote Introduction: Learn how quick and easy it is to build visually stunning presentations in Apple's equivalent of Microsoft PowerPoint. We will show you how to create various slide types, apply animations and transitions, and export the results. You can even produce output that works on PowerPoint – ideal if your end users have Windows. Share your content online or prepare your presentations to be delivered live through a projector. A perfect way to get started with this simple, powerful presentation program.
1-Day Numbers Introduction: Find out how to manage spreadsheets in Apple's equivalent of Microsoft Excel. Our trainers will show you how to make use of formulas, charts, tables, templates, and more. Get to grips with all of the usual features associated with spreadsheets, including sorting, variables, and conditional formatting. You will see how easy it is to enter and manipulate your data to produce attractive outputs that can be shared with Mac and Windows users. An ideal introduction to this modern spreadsheet tool.
Mac OS X
1-Day General Introduction: Find out how to troubleshoot and control user accounts as we show you a range of hidden controls and priviledge settings. PDF technology is built in to Mac OS, and our trainers will show you how to make good choices to suit your workflows. We also cover general networking, sharing, and automation processes. Plus, we provide a Visual QuickStart Guide book for you to take away as a reference for everything taught in the course and more. A great way to get up to speed with the power of Mac OS.
1-Day Publishing + Creative Introduction: Get the best of Mac OS from the point of view of publishing and creative professionals. You will learn how Mac export routines work in programs such as InDesign, Illustrator, QuarkXPress, and more. We also provide tips on how workflows can differ between Macs and PCs. Plus, we provide a Visual QuickStart Guide book for you to take away as a reference for everything taught in the course and more. The perfect course for making your Mac's creative workflows more efficient.
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