Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS6
Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS6 is ideal for users who want to learn key InDesign concepts and techniques in a hands on lab and focused setting. More experienced users who already have some experience with InDesign can use this course to learn some of InDesign CS6's more advanced features and newest tools.
(3 days) 9:30am - 5:00pm
Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn InDesign CS6 choose Adobe InDesign CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team. The 16 project-based lessons show students step-by-step the key techniques for working with InDesign CS6.
Students learn what they need to know to create engaging page layouts using InDesign CS6. This completely revised CS6 class covers the new tools for adding PDF form fields, linking content, and creating alternative layouts for digital publishing.
This Adobe InDesign CS6 class is ideal for beginning users who want to master the key features of this program. Readers who already have some experience with InDesign can improve their skills and learn InDesign's newest features.
What you will learn
- Introducing the Workspace
- Getting to Know InDesign
- Setting Up a Document and Working with Pages
- Working with Objects
- Flowing Text
- Editing Text
- Working with Typography
- Working with Color
- Working with Styles
- Importing and Modifying Graphics
- Creating Tables
- Working with Transparency
- Printing and Exporting
- Creating Adobe PDF Documents with Form Fields
- Exporting for E-Readers
- Working with Long Documents
You should have a working knowledge of the Macintosh and its operating system. Make sure that you know how to use the mouse and standard menus and commands, and also how to open, save, and close files. If you need to review these techniques, see the documentation included with your Mac® OS X computer.
For more information on what this course offers, please browse the Adobe InDesign CS6 Classroom in a Book outline.
If you wish to become certified in Adobe InDesign CS6, details will be provided in class. Certification for Adobe products is provided by Person Vue.
About the instructor
Andrew Klapatiuk is a Certified Technical Trainer, and holds Adobe Certified Expert and Adobe Certified Instructor designations in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Lightroom 2.
His training focuses on aiding clients make the transition to Illustrator and InDesign and developing efficient production workflows. Andrew has been a guest speaker at the Manitoba Magazine Publishers Association Conference conducting InDesign workshops for designers and art directors.
He has provided Illustrator training for the Visual Arts Department faculty at the University of Western Ontario. For seven years he served as a professor at Niagara College’s School of Media and Design, teaching photojournalism and digital photography along with newspaper layout and production.
As well, Andrew has worked in many aspects of printing, from commercial offset to wide-format digital printing.
If you have any questions or want more information regarding the Adobe InDesign CS6, please email Kert Gartner, our Certification Co-ordinator at email@example.com.