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Adobe InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days - Cardiff

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InDesign Logo and advanced course participants

Join the professionals in getting the best out of the world's leading desktop-publishing program. Our course will show you how to unlock the power of InDesign's advanced tools and help you to become more proficient and confident in laying out documents.

With our help, you will take your existing InDesign know-how and enhance it as you learn how to create interactive PDFs, eBooks, and more. We will show you how to work more efficiently by saving re-usable data and storing PDF presets. This course is a great way to step up to expert level by increasing the quality, consistency, and speed of your output.

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Price: £495.00 ex VAT
Version: Adobe InDesign CC
Level: Advanced
Duration: 2 Days (10am-5pm)
Location: Central Cardiff
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 03 Feb - 04 Feb

InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr

InDesign Advanced 2 Days Overview

InDesign Logo and advanced course participants

This 2-day Advanced course will help to develop your skills as you explore the advanced features of Adobe InDesign CC. We will help you understand how this industry-leading program takes desktop publishing and design to a new level, and combines production power and creative freedom with tight integration with Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat software.

You will already understand the basics of the program, and we will show you how to take that knowledge to the next level. We will cover advanced topics such as creating eBooks, generating indexes, and automating workflows.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Create complex documents such as interactive PDFs and eBooks
  • Use advanced tools and palettes
  • Re-use data via libraries and snippets
  • Generate tables of contents and indexes
  • Store PDF presets

This course is the perfect preparation if you plan to take the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exam.

Our goals are for you to understand the advanced features of InDesign and for you to become a confident power user.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for those who wish to enhance their existing knowledge of InDesign and who work as graphic designers, creative professionals, print professionals, publishers, pre-press professionals, or marketing communications professionals.

You will need basic experience in using InDesign. Ideally, you will have taken our Adobe InDesign CC Introduction 2 Day course.

 

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InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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Great trainer who gave a fantastic insight in a short period of time. I'm looking forward to doing the advanced session!

Nader Morsy, New College Manchester, InDesign Introduction - 2 Days

InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days Course 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.

Managing Your Workspaces
  • Advanced zooming and navigation
  • Advanced view options
  • Focus selection for formatting
  • Changing tools (without changing)
Layers
  • Micro layers
  • Professional layers
  • Multi-lingual export options
  • Locking layers
  • Duplicating layers
Anchored Objects
  • Inline objects
  • Anchoring object options
  • Setting up the anchor
  • Applying an object style
Next Styles
  • Logic of next styles
  • Using next styles
  • Applying next styles
  • Forcing a new style
Grep Queries
  • Using advanced find/change
  • Using GREP queries
  • Understanding logic of queries
  • Saving a new query
Frame Fitting Options
  • Default frame fitting
  • Manual frame fitting
  • Applying frame fitting
  • Linking frames to object styles
Long Documents
  • Using table of contents
  • Creating a table of contents style
  • Editing a table of contents
Spot Colours
  • Create new pantone swatches
  • Spot or process considerations
  • Creating a mixed-ink group
  • Editing a mixed-ink group
Live Preflight
  • Live preflight
  • Defining profiles
  • Importing and exporting
  • Embedding profiles
PDF Export Standards
  • PDF/X ISO standards
  • Colour transformations
  • Registration marks
  • Trim and bleed geometry
Data Merge
  • Creating a data set
  • Formatting data merge
  • Merging data
  • Formatting options
Tables
  • Importing data
  • Creating a table
  • Modifying a table
  • Formatting a table
Table and Cell Styles
  • Creating cell styles
  • Creating table styles
  • Applying table styles
  • Style tips and tricks
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InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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What's Included

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

  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
  • Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Adobe 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 Greggs
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Pads and pens

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Further details on benefits included with this Adobe InDesign CC course:

We are an Adobe Authorised Training Centre and our trainers are Adobe Certified Instructors with years of experience teaching InDesign. Get the layout skills you need with our experienced InDesign professionals.

Included with our InDesign courses is the Brilliant InDesign book provided for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.

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

Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.

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InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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Training Location

This course is provided at the Cardiff training centre located at:

Brunel House
2 Fitzalan Road
Cardiff
CF24 0UY


The Cardiff training centre is located in Brunel House which is only 3 minutes on foot from Cardiff Queen Street train station. Trains to/from Cardiff Central station run every 10 minutes. Directly opposite the building is a convenient NCP car park.

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

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InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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Great trainer who gave a fantastic insight in a short period of time. I'm looking forward to doing the advanced session!

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Testimonials

Great trainer who gave a fantastic insight in a short period of time. I'm looking forward to doing the advanced session!

Nader Morsy, New College Manchester, InDesign Introduction - 2 Days

An outstanding training course led by a very knowledgeable and insightful tutor. Thoroughly enjoyed my time and will take forward all new knowledge to my workplace and personal life too. Really enjoyed this, thanks very much!

Emma McLean, University of Strathclyde, Adobe InDesign - Two Day Introduction

Always a great course and a brilliant instructor. Thank you once again for all the training that I've done these past few months. An extremely valuable experience.

Margaret Nolan-Meddings, Miller Insurance Services LLP, InDesign - Print Production

Got everything out the course I wanted to. The trainer was great, really knew his stuff and helped to cover the areas we would be using in our jobs. Fantastic!

Chad Doyle, Stockport Council, InDesign - 4 Day Masterclass

Having no previous experience with InDesign, I felt that the course content was brilliant at introducing me to the program and building my confidence.

Abi Griffin, InDesign Introduction - 2 Days

Thoroughly enjoyed the two day training course. We had a fantastic trainer and the course content was very clear and helpful. Thank you very much.

Ella Luscombe, Kier Construction Southern, Adobe InDesign - Two Day Introduction

A really informative course with lots of useful hints and tips to use InDesign.

Anisha Patel, AAPG, InDesign - 2 Day Advanced

The course was thorough and well explained. The friendly approach made it all easy to understand and follow and all questions were dealt with straight away. Thank you!

Jade Hindley, Inspire, Adobe InDesign - Two Day Introduction

The training was excellent, well paced and all of our questions were answered. There was time at the end to put into practice what had been learnt and ask further questions or queries. Prepared handouts were are clear and useful for future reference.

Kerry Willis, Paignton Zoo, InDesign - 1 Day Introduction

I found the course very enjoyable. After using InDesign for a year just teaching myself how to do things, it is good to now know how to do them properly! Thank you very much.

Justine Rich, Capita, InDesign - 2 Day Introduction

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InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

Next available Cardiff course dates

  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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Great trainer who gave a fantastic insight in a short period of time. I'm looking forward to doing the advanced session!

Nader Morsy, New College Manchester, InDesign Introduction - 2 Days

InDesign CC Advanced 2 Days

Queen Street, Central Cardiff

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  • 03 Feb - 04 Feb
  • 24 Mar - 25 Mar
  • 28 Apr - 29 Apr
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