212-828-7089
Excel on YouTubeExcel Class NYC Faceook PageExcel Class on LinkedInExcel Class on TwitterExcel Class on YelpExcel on BloggerExcel on WordpressGoogle Places

Return to Adobe

InDesign Training

InDesign Training

InDesignAdobe InDesign is a creative suite application used to generate complex layouts for print. Typical InDesign projects include tri-folds, marketing slicks, brochures, and documents that tend to be shorter in length like magazines. Students receive the Adobe InDesign Classroom in a Book.

class schedules

Course Schedules

Individuals
Contact us for private dates/times
Companies
Register 4 or more students for a discount – Choose two full days or four half days
registerLength: 2 full days
Price: $579

Frequently Asked Questions

frequently asked questions

  • What time does class start?
    Weekday classes start at 9am
    Weekend classes start at 10am
  • Do I need to bring a computer?
    We provide a Windows computer.
  • Do I receive a certificate?
    Yes, upon completion you will receive an attractive gold foil certificate.
  • Are there any prerequisites?
    Ability to use a mouse and a keyboard. Helpful if familiar with Photoshop
  • Where are you located?
    31 West 34th Street. Near Penn Station, NJ Transit, and the N, Q, R, W, B, D, F, 1, 2, 3, A, C, E trains.

About The Instructor

Glenn Harris is a Certified Technical Trainer and Adobe Master Instructor with 20 years of classroom experience. He has published many training manuals.
certified technical trainer
adobe certified indesign instructor
adobe certified instructor print specialist

InDesign Outline

pdf outlineDownload a PDF

  • The Workspace
    • Panels
    • Customize the workspace
    • Navigate a document
    • Use context menus
    • Use panel menus
    • Modify interface preferences
  • Get to Know InDesign
    • View guides
    • Preflight as you work
    • Add text
    • Work with styles
    • Work with graphics
    • Work with objects
    • Work with object styles
    • Presentation mode
  • Set up a Document and Working with Pages
    • Document settings
    • New documents
    • Switch between open InDesign documents
    • Work with master pages
    • Apply master pages to document pages
    • Add new document pages
    • Rearrange and delete document pages
    • Change the size of pages
    • Add sections to change page numbering
    • Override master page items and place text and graphics
    • Print to the edge of the paper: use the bleed guides
    • View the completed spread
  • Work with Objects
    • Work with layers
    • Create and modify text frames
    • Create and modify graphics frames
    • Add metadata captions to graphics frames
    • Place and link graphics frames
    • Change the shape of a frame
    • Wrap text around a graphic
    • Modify the shape of frames
    • Transform and aligning objects
    • Select and modify grouped objects
    • Draw lines and modify arrowheads
    • Create a QR code
  • Flow Text
    • Flow text into an existing frame
    • Flow text manually
    • Create text frames while flowing text
    • Create threaded frames automatically
    • Flow text automatically
    • Apply paragraph styles to text
    • Adjust columns
    • Add a jump line page number
  • Edit Text
    • Find and change a missing font
    • Enter and import text
    • Find and change text and formatting
    • Check spelling
    • Edit text by dragging and dropping
    • Use the Story Editor
    • Track changes
  • Typography
    • Adjust vertical spacing
    • Work with fonts, type styles, and glyphs
    • Fine-tune columns
    • Change paragraph alignment
    • Create a drop cap
    • Adjust letter and word spacing
    • Adjust line breaks
    • Set tabs
    • Add a rule above a paragraph
    • Work with paragraph shading
  • Color
    • Manage color
    • Define printing requirements
    • Create colors
    • Apply colors
    • Tint swatches
    • Gradients
    • Color groups
  • Styles
    • Create and apply paragraph styles
    • Create and apply character style
    • Nest character styles inside paragraph styles
    • Create and apply object styles
    • Create and apply table and cell styles
    • Globally update styles
    • Load styles from another document
  • Import and Modify Graphics
    • Adding graphics from other programs
    • Comparing vector and bitmap graphics
    • Managing links to imported files
    • Updating revised graphics
    • Adjusting display quality
    • Working with dropped backgrounds
    • Working with alpha channels
    • Importing native Adobe graphic files
    • Using an InDesign library to manage objects
    • Using Adobe Bridge to import graphics
  • Tables
    • Create a table
    • Convert text to a table
    • Change rows and columns
    • Format a table
    • Add graphics to table cells
    • Create a header row
    • Create and apply table and cell styles
  • Print and Export
    • Manage colors
    • Preview transparency effects
    • Preview the page
    • Create an Adobe PDF proof
    • Create a Press-Ready PDF and save a PDF preset
    • Print a proof and save a print preset
    • Package files
  • Creating Adobe PDF Files with form Fields
    • Set up a workspace for forms
    • Add form fields
    • Set the tab order of the fields
    • Add a button to submit the form
    • Export an interactive Adobe PDF file