Attend one of our InDesign classes in Chicago and the suburbs listed below to learn or master page layout. In our Adobe InDesign hands-on computer courses we’ll teach you to create brochures, catalogs, advertisements and more.
InDesign Part 1
InDesign is a powerful page layout publishing application. In our InDesign Part 1 class we cover adding/removing document pages and master pages, adding columns and guides, formatting text, placing text from a word-processor, adding photos and graphics, creating a newsletter, and preparing your document for output to an offset printer all while learning multiple shortcuts and techniques to speed up your work.
InDesign Part 2
In our InDesign Part 2 class we cover working with text styles, working in the story editor, handling page elements and graphics, anchoring graphics in text, working with libraries, working with object styles, creating colors, developing Bezier paths, working with layers, working with tables, creating a photo mask, managing long documents, and importing and exporting files.
InDesign Part 3
Our InDesign Part 3 will cover using conditional text, using data merge, working with the content collector tools, working with links, using advanced pen tool tricks, enhancing graphics with special effects, creating clipping paths, managing and creating colors and gradients, setting automatic page numbering and sections, working with advanced text techniques, creating your own shortcuts, adding interactive elements for creating E-books, creating animation, setting page transitions, adding sound and movies, adding hyperlinks and advanced navigation techniques, working with form fields, and more.
"Great! Learned a lot of shortcuts and how to properly format and create a new design file from scratch."
Matthew, Coldwell Banker
Jamie, Leader Biomedical
"It was very good! I learned so much from today's class and Ed is an amazing instructor. Definitely want to sign up for the next class."
Dana Gardner, Logistyx Technologies
"Great! A lot of info."
Lisa Stevens, d'Escoto, Inc.
"Very positive. Ed is a really great trainer and really helped me feel comfortable with learning."
Sue Krauser, Village of Hanover Park
"I enjoyed the small class and I learned alot. I feel that I will be using most of what was taught at my job. The instructor taught at a nice pace, answered all questions and was hands-on as needed."
Shannon Stone, St. Charles East HS
Gabrielle, Trade Show Executive
"This was a very helpful introduction with a lot of information for using the InDesign program. I feel much more knowledgeable and comfortable with how the program works and how I can use it for work."
April Valdez Villa, Gilda's Club Chicago
"It was very useful and informative, I use InDesign every day at work and the short cuts are a huge help. There is so much to do in the program and I feel like I can complete my work more efficiently now."
Victoria Vockeroth, Jameson Real Estate
"Excellent! Very informative and interactive."