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Bespoke PDF Production & Preflighting with Acrobat 9 & Enfocus PitStop Pro - 2 Day Introduction

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  • Private Training
  • Bespoke Course Content
  • Date(s) arranged to suit
  • Onsite courses available

This course can be based around our base outline or part/fully customised according to your level & requirements. Our bespoke Enfocus & PDF Workflows training is offered at the London, Manchester and Glasgow centres or onsite at your offices.

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Version: Enfocus & PDF Workflows
Level: Introduction to Intermediate
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Computer: Windows & Mac

Bespoke PDF Production with Acrobat 9 & PitStop Overview

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PDF has made major inroads into the publishing and printing industries in recent years and a good knowledge of how to produce and preflight PDF documents is essential to anybody working on the technical side of document publishing and printing. XChange Training are now offering a course that provides you with precisely that by focussing on two key PDF production and preflighting tools: Adobe Acrobat Professional and Enfocus PitStop Professional.

Adobe Acrobat Professional is the creative industry standard application for PDF creation, proofing and exchange. A good knowledge of this application and PDF technology in general is essential for anyone working in the modern reprographic, production and print industry. Acrobat Professional added a host of new features suited for print production, including:

  • Better preflighting
  • Colour separation previews
  • Colour conversion
  • Ink management
  • Trapping presets etc.

Enfocus PitStop Professional is the standard tool for editing and preflighting PDF files for print workflows. With Enfocus PitStop Professional you can make manual changes to PDF documents, check the properties of individual elements in a PDF documents, perform highly comprehensive preflights of your documents and with PitStop’s Action Lists you can even automate many tedious changes you need made to PDF documents.


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Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

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Bespoke PDF Production with Acrobat 9 & PitStop Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

PDF Production - Applications
    Producing PDF documents directly from:
    • Adobe InDesign
    • QuarkXPress 6, 7 & 8
    • Other Applications on Mac and PC
    • Understanding PDF version numbers and Export... output options
PDF Production - Adobe Distiller
  • Producting PostScript to Distiller and printing directly to PDF
  • Adobe Distiller Job Options
  • Redistilling problem PDF documents
PDF Proofing - Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional
  • Overprint Preview
  • Colour separation previews
  • Colour conversion
  • Ink management
  • Editing bitmaps and vectors in Adobe
PDF Preflighting - Enfocus PitStop Professional 9
  • Creating a PDF Preflight Profile
  • Executing PDF Preflight Profiles and understanding errors and cautions
Modifying PDF documents - Enfocus PitStop Professional 9 & Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional
  • Editing individual PDF elements
  • Making global changes to PDF documents
  • Resizing media and correcting bleed
  • Writing basic Action Lists

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

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What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this bespoke course:

  • Tailored course content arranged around your requirements
  • Flexible dates to suit your desired timeframe
  • Course location either at our training centres or onsite at your premises.
  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems (not onsite)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Enfocus Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Gregs (not onsite)
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits (not onsite)
Normal daily course times run between 10am and 5pm however we can offer flexibility for this bespoke course should your time requirements vary.

Our trainers are Enfocus PDF Workflow Specialists with years of experience teaching Enfocus. Get the PDF Workflow skills you need with our Enfocus professionals.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your class with XChange Training you will receive our official Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the course.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

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Buy this application from our software partner

Training Location Options

This course is offered for your convenience either at one of our bespoke training centres in London, Manchester and Glasgow or onsite at your offices anywhere in the UK. Just let us know what would work best for you or your team.

The location details of our bespoke training centres are shown below:

LONDON
5 St John’s Lane
Clerkenwell
London
EC1M 4BH

St John’s Lane is located in the heart of Clerkenwell close to the junction of Farringdon and Clerkenwell Road. Farringdon tube & train station is just a few minutes away and the training centre can also be accessed from Chancery Lane and Barbican tubes in about 10 minutes. There is also easy direct access by bus from Waterloo (243) and West End (55) with nearby stops.

MANCHESTER
Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP

Piccadilly House is located in central Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

GLASGOW
Centrum Business Centre
38 Queen Street
Glasgow
G1 3DX

The Queen Street training centre is located in central Glasgow within easy walking distance of the 3 local train options of Central Station, Queen Street and Argyle Street offering excellent transport connections.


Courses are run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks.

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

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Bespoke Course Enquiry

If you are considering this Enfocus & PDF Workflows Course but would like further information simply send us your query quickly & easily with the form below. Whether you would like to check date availability, pricing, course suitability or just need further information about a course send us your query and we will get you a swift reply, usually within 2 business hours!

If you would prefer to check course details by phone please call us on 0345 363 1130.

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Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

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Buy this application from our software partner

Scheduled Enfocus & PDF Workflows Training Courses

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Enfocus & PDF Workflows Courses

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

View training offers and promotions
Buy this application from our software partner

Testimonials

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

Thanks for the brilliant course.. For someone who has basically never opened SketchUp I came away really feeling like I had a good grasp of the program.

Ellie Weidman, SketchUp - 2 Day Masterclass

Had an absolutely fantastic tutor and session - covered everything I asked and didn't know to ask!! So happy with the aftercare support as well and would love the opportunity for another relevant course in future.

Emily Theodore, Catersales, Illustrator - 1 Day Advanced

Very well delivered and tailored correctly to our more advanced needs

Neil Harris, Tyndale Flooring Ltd, Microsoft Project - 1 Day Introduction

Highly enjoyable session - having had no previous experience with Illustrator it proved very easy to pick things up under guidance. Thank you XChange!

William McPhail, Sothebys, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

Excellent one-to-one training, giving indepth knowledge of the software. Great opportunity to discuss workflows and software issues.

George Stuart, Centaur Communications, Acrobat - 1 Day Introduction

Enjoyable course, useful that it was only people from this organisation meaning we were able to tailor it to our specific needs. Comfortable and friendly training environment.

Jo Carrington, Centrex (NCPE), QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Engaging and passionate trainer. Approachable, professional and taught me a lot in one day- will recommend XChange Training for future training to other colleagues.

Mia Jones, NSPCC, HTML - 1 Day Introduction

The instructor was engaging, knowledgeable and paced the delivery well. Overall a good experience.

Martyn Godwin, University of York, Storyline - 2 Day Introduction

Good basic introduction to Photoshop but included some advanced elements that could be expanded on with further reading/training.

Karen Hartley, J Murphy & Sons, Photoshop - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke Training Prices

The regular course pricing is indicated below for a range of delegate numbers. Additional costs may apply for onsite training and specialist requirements. Prices exclude vat.

  • 1 delegate: £1195
  • 2 delegates: £1345
  • 3 delegates: £1495
  • 4 delegates: £1595
  • 5 delegates: £1695
  • 6 delegates: £1795
  • 7 delegates: £1895
  • 8 delegates: £1995
Book this training course

I am very pleased with the course and its contents. I feel it will generally enhance my abilities to undertake tasks which previously I would not be confident with. Highly recommended and would have no hesitation in suggesting the course to anyone with a professional interest in graphics.

David Sparkes, Brady, Illustrator - 2 Day Introduction

View training offers and promotions
Buy this application from our software partner