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Bespoke QuarkXPress 8 - 1 Day Upgrade and New Features Training

QuarkXPress 8 Bespoke New Features QuarkAlliance Authorised Training Centre
QuarkXPress Logo and New Features Course Delegates



QuarkAlliance Authorised Training Centre
  • 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 QuarkXPress 8 training is offered at the London, Manchester and Glasgow centres or onsite at your offices.

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Version: QuarkXPress 8
Level: Introduction
Duration: 1 Day (10am-5pm)
Computer: Windows & Mac

Bespoke QuarkXPress 8 - 1 Day Upgrade Overview

QuarkXPress Logo and New Features Course Delegates

QuarkXPress has been launched with the designer in mind. To quote the developers at Quark .. “Inspired by the designer’s passion for perfection, QuarkXPress compliments the way creative professionals work. Strive to do better and constantly improve — employ page-layout and design software developed to help get you there”

True to their word this new and exciting release of this industry standard product will let you work smarter, faster and with more precision. Seasoned uses of Quark will be impressed with new slick workspace and new users will find this powerful product a joy to learn.

In this 1 day course we focus on learning the new features of QuarkXPress and how to use these produce professional outstanding publications.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

 

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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke QuarkXPress 8 - 1 Day Upgrade 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.

Meeting the New Interface
  • QuarkXPress 8 welcome/getting started screen -An overview of the new interface, menus and palettes
  • Introducing the streamlined tools palette
  • Enhanced viewing options
  • New and improved keyboard shortcuts
  • Improved import options
  • New interactive cropping preview
  • Page thumbnails for easy navigation
  • Item styles
  • New item find and change
  • Enhanced page layout
The Tools Palette
  • Meeting the new tools palette
  • Improved text linking tools
  • New picture content tool and pen tool
Working with Content Boxes
  • Determine the content of box after the object has been imported
  • Rotate and scale pictures directly
  • Maintain the appearance of the text, including text transformations when converting text to boxes
  • Text-to-box support for multiple lines, entire stories
  • Double-click a box with the Item tool to automatically switch to the proper tool for the box type
  • Grab a box corner to rotate without switching to another tool
  • Transform multiple boxes in one action without grouping
Dragging and Dropping and Importing Files
  • Easily import Adobe Illustrator files directly into your layout
  • New support for layer visibility and layer transparency and blend modes
  • Drag and drop entire image files or selected portions of a file directly to your layout
  • Drag an image from your PC or Mac Desktop
  • Pull a image direct from Adobe Bridge
Working with Text
  • Introducing hanging characters
  • Including hanging characters in a style
  • Working with drop caps
  • Discretionary hyphenation
  • Customise settings to fit the precise need of a design
  • Efficiently and quickly update styles
  • Advanced baseline grid
  • Creating guides from a box
  • Smarter guides
  • Expanded dictionary and language options
  • Over 30 language spell checker
Interactivity
  • Add interactivity to your web pages designed through Quark
  • Built in SWF creation and conversion tools
  • Create SWF files from within Quark

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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

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 Quark 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 QuarkXPress Authorised with years of experience teaching QuarkXPress. Get the design skills you need with our QuarkXPress 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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Bespoke Course Enquiry

If you are considering this QuarkXPress 8 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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Testimonials

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

It was great to learn this application - very user friendly and easy to learn. Cannot wait to start putting what I have learnt into practice.

Lorraine Raymen, Parkside, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Learnt a great deal from the course which I will be able to put into practice.

Steven Wales, Barnet College, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

The trainer was extremely helpful and responsive to our needs personalising the course to focus on our requirements. The hands-on, practical nature of the course was very effective.

Olivia Skinner, Commission for Racial Equality, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Bespoke

With his very patient approach the trainer was able to get us to the stage we were hoping to be at by the end of the day. Many thanks.

Alan Sadler, Marie Stopes International, QuarkXPress - 1 Day Bespoke

I thoroughly enjoyed the course. I learnt an awfull lot and feel confident that I will be able to put everything to good use.

Anthea Denning, Denning Design, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

I was really impressed with the instructor's knowledge of the programme and he explained things in a very clear and easy to understand manner. He was also very flexible and open to working with me to set the agenda for what I needed to learn.

Sarah Hathaway, Royal Brompton & Harefield , QuarkXPress - 1 Day Bespoke

Very informative and fun. The hands on experience is an excellent feature, and being able to start working on what we ultimately hope to produce was very useful.

Paul Nezandonyi, Royal Holloway, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Bespoke

Very informative and up to date instructions. First class facilities and throughly recommended.

Terry Hyde, Canada Life, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction

Very helpful and fun. I felt like I'd learned a lot but hadn't been swamped with information.

Martin Faulkner, SPG Media, QuarkXPress - 1 Day Bespoke

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: £495
  • 2 delegates: £595
  • 3 delegates: £645
  • 4 delegates: £695
  • 5 delegates: £745
  • 6 delegates: £795
  • 7 delegates: £845
  • 8 delegates: £895
Book this training course

Fantastic course which suited my requirements and I was able to pick up an understanding of the industry as well as the package. Would recommend it to anyone.

Justin Smith, Advanced Air, QuarkXPress - 2 Day Introduction