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Highlights

Students will learn the essential tools and techniques to perfect desktop publishing.

Our most comprehensive InDesign course, taking you from InDesign beginner to InDesign master in 5 days.

The trainer will show you step-by-step how Professional Desktop Publishers use InDesign on a range of different layout jobs. This approach not only teaches you proper workflow techniques but is also a proven training method for those looking to master InDesign. Training available on Mac and Pc.

Target Audience: This InDesign course is ideal for designers, marketers and anyone who is pursuing a career in graphic design. No prior experience of InDesign is needed.

Detailed Course Outline:


Project 1: Letterhead Design

  • Settling up the Workspace
  • Creating Basic Page Elements
  • Placing External Images
  • Creating and Formatting Basic Text
  • Printing InDesign Files
Project 2: Jazz Festival Poster
  • Create 5-Color Print Poster
  • Using Gradients, Graphics & Image Effects
  • Adding Format and Text & Paragraphs
  • Using Inline Graphics to Highlight Text
  • Creating a PDF File for the Printer
Project 3: HeartSmart Newsletter
  • Working with Templates
  • Managing Missing Fonts and Links
  • Working with Style Sheets
  • Working with Tables
  • Prelighting and Packaging the Job
Project 4: Ireland Travel Brochure
  • Building a Folding Template
  • Convert Text into Complex Frames
  • Importing Data from MS Word
  • Clipping Paths & Alpha Channels
  • Controlling Irregular Text Wraps
  • Using Tabs to Format Columns
Project 5: Realtor Collateral Booklet
  • Controlling Facing Page Layouts
  • Working with Master Pages
  • Special Characters & Markers
  • Controlling Text Flow across Pages
  • Controlling Page Breaks
  • Outputting Variations of Files
Project 6: Digital Layout Variations
  • Managing Color in Print Layout
  • Hyperlinks for Digital Output
  • Creating Interactive Elements
  • Preparing Files for Ebook and Web Publishing
Project 7: National Park Pieces
  • Building a Layout from Imported XML Content
  • Merge XML into Tagged Frames
  • Creating Interactive Overlays for Digital Folio Files
  • Creating Alternatives for Vertical & Horizontal Tablet Orientations
Project 8: Multi-Chapter Booklet
  • Combining Documents into Books
  • Building a Table of Contents
  • Building an Index
  • Exporting Book Files
  • Merging Data into an InDesign Layout
Project 9: Restaurant Menu
  • Cleaning up placed text with Find/Change
  • Creating Nested Styles
  • Using Tab Alignment
  • Redefining Styles
Project 10: Art Gallery Price Sheets
  • Creating Conditions for Conditional Text
  • Using GREP to apply Conditions
  • Creating Sets to manage Conditions
Project 11: Indian Travel Guide
  • Using Style Based on Other Styles
  • Creating a Table of Contents
  • Set up a Cross Reference
  • Using Contact Sheet Cascade
  • Installing InDesign User Scripts
  • Using scripts to augment the application
  • Using Corner Options to enhance graphic frames
  • Secret Stroke Styles
Project 12: Conference Name Badges
  • Smart Text Reflow
  • Use Next Style & Keep Options
  • Using an InDesign Script to prevent Text Reflow
Project 13: Postcards from the Edge
  • Outlined Type & Placing Images into Text
  • Reflecting Type
  • Applying Effects & Adjusting Opacity
  • Arranging Objects
What's included:
  • 2 Adobe InDesign Training Manuals
  • Adobe Certificate of Course Completion
  • 6 Months Free Repeat Policy

Class Starting Monday, March 30

5 sessions

  • Monday, March 30, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, March 31, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, April 01, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, April 02, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, April 03, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

Class Starting Monday, May 04

5 sessions

  • Monday, May 04, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, May 05, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, May 06, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, May 07, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, May 08, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

Class Starting Monday, June 15

5 sessions

  • Monday, June 15, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, June 16, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, June 17, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, June 18, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, June 19, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Indesign classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, Training Connection, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

What You'll Get

Students will learn the essential tools and techniques to perfect desktop publishing.

Our most comprehensive InDesign course, taking you from InDesign beginner to InDesign master in 5 days.

The trainer will show you step-by-step how Professional Desktop Publishers use InDesign on a range of different layout jobs. This approach not only teaches you proper workflow techniques but is also a proven training method for those looking to master InDesign. Training available on Mac and Pc.

Target Audience: This InDesign course is ideal for designers, marketers and anyone who is pursuing a career in graphic design. No prior experience of InDesign is needed.

Detailed Course Outline:


Project 1: Letterhead Design

  • Settling up the Workspace
  • Creating Basic Page Elements
  • Placing External Images
  • Creating and Formatting Basic Text
  • Printing InDesign Files
Project 2: Jazz Festival Poster
  • Create 5-Color Print Poster
  • Using Gradients, Graphics & Image Effects
  • Adding Format and Text & Paragraphs
  • Using Inline Graphics to Highlight Text
  • Creating a PDF File for the Printer
Project 3: HeartSmart Newsletter
  • Working with Templates
  • Managing Missing Fonts and Links
  • Working with Style Sheets
  • Working with Tables
  • Prelighting and Packaging the Job
Project 4: Ireland Travel Brochure
  • Building a Folding Template
  • Convert Text into Complex Frames
  • Importing Data from MS Word
  • Clipping Paths & Alpha Channels
  • Controlling Irregular Text Wraps
  • Using Tabs to Format Columns
Project 5: Realtor Collateral Booklet
  • Controlling Facing Page Layouts
  • Working with Master Pages
  • Special Characters & Markers
  • Controlling Text Flow across Pages
  • Controlling Page Breaks
  • Outputting Variations of Files
Project 6: Digital Layout Variations
  • Managing Color in Print Layout
  • Hyperlinks for Digital Output
  • Creating Interactive Elements
  • Preparing Files for Ebook and Web Publishing
Project 7: National Park Pieces
  • Building a Layout from Imported XML Content
  • Merge XML into Tagged Frames
  • Creating Interactive Overlays for Digital Folio Files
  • Creating Alternatives for Vertical & Horizontal Tablet Orientations
Project 8: Multi-Chapter Booklet
  • Combining Documents into Books
  • Building a Table of Contents
  • Building an Index
  • Exporting Book Files
  • Merging Data into an InDesign Layout
Project 9: Restaurant Menu
  • Cleaning up placed text with Find/Change
  • Creating Nested Styles
  • Using Tab Alignment
  • Redefining Styles
Project 10: Art Gallery Price Sheets
  • Creating Conditions for Conditional Text
  • Using GREP to apply Conditions
  • Creating Sets to manage Conditions
Project 11: Indian Travel Guide
  • Using Style Based on Other Styles
  • Creating a Table of Contents
  • Set up a Cross Reference
  • Using Contact Sheet Cascade
  • Installing InDesign User Scripts
  • Using scripts to augment the application
  • Using Corner Options to enhance graphic frames
  • Secret Stroke Styles
Project 12: Conference Name Badges
  • Smart Text Reflow
  • Use Next Style & Keep Options
  • Using an InDesign Script to prevent Text Reflow
Project 13: Postcards from the Edge
  • Outlined Type & Placing Images into Text
  • Reflecting Type
  • Applying Effects & Adjusting Opacity
  • Arranging Objects
What's included:
  • 2 Adobe InDesign Training Manuals
  • Adobe Certificate of Course Completion
  • 6 Months Free Repeat Policy

Class Starting Monday, March 30

5 sessions

  • Monday, March 30, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, March 31, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, April 01, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, April 02, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, April 03, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

Class Starting Monday, May 04

5 sessions

  • Monday, May 04, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, May 05, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, May 06, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, May 07, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, May 08, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

Class Starting Monday, June 15

5 sessions

  • Monday, June 15, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Tuesday, June 16, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Wednesday, June 17, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Thursday, June 18, 9:00AM- 4:30PM
  • Friday, June 19, 9:00AM- 4:30PM

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Indesign classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, Training Connection, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

The Fine Print

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  • ALL SALES FINAL.
  • Must be 14 or older to attend
  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged, altered, or redeemed for other dates, but may send a friend in place.
  • Must present CourseHorse confirmation email upon arrival.
  • Purchaser name must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with CourseHorse and course provider for purposes of order fulfillment.
  • Groupon voucher Terms of Sale and Extraordinary Event Policy do not apply.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.
  • Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.
  • Note, additional equipment or materials may be required or included in purchase price, see course description for details.
  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.

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