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This course has all the tools you need to elevate the look of your document and get it out to the people who need to see it, whether it be in print or on the web.
Course Length: 2 days
Audience: This course is intended for students who want to use the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layouts and designs.
What You're Going To Learn
- Navigate the InDesign interface
- Create a new documen
- Customize a document using color, swatches, gradients, and styles
- Manage page elements
- Add tables
- Prepare documents for deployment
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Full Course Outline:
1 – Getting Started with InDesign
- Identify Components of the InDesign Interface
- Customize the InDesign Interface
- Apply the Navigation Controls and Set Preferences
2 – Designing a Document
- Establish Project Requirements
- Apply Design Principles
- Create a New Document
- Add Text to a Document
- Add Graphics to a Document
3 – Customizing a Document
- Format Characters and Paragraphs
- Apply Colors, Swatches, and Gradients
- Create and Apply Styles
4 – Working with Page Elements
- Arrange and Align Objects
- Apply Layers
- Transform and Manipulate Objects
- Thread Text Frames
- Edit Text
5 – Building Tables
- Create and Modify a New Table
- Format a Table
6 – Preparing a Document for Delivery
- Resolve Errors in a Document
- Export Files for Printing and for the Web
What to Expect at LeapFox
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Instructor is patient with students and helpful when needed. When getting registered the man on the phone helped me choose the one I needed and he was definately right. All around I had a great experience. Very knowledgeable staff
Everything was the best, I really enjoyed this class.
Class was very helpful, refreshing my memory on some things and showing me some new things.
Instruction was very clear, and speed was great for a new Access user. Thanks
Extremely interactive learning environment; engaging, and receptive to questions
Great Instructor! Highly Knowledgeable! A pleasure to learn from!
Realizing I could actually draw a robot using Illustrator! Students should bring a project they're working on, to play with in class
LeapFox created a friendly, open environment; treated everyone, and all levels of skill, with respect. Good hands on training.
I can use OneNote for recording meeting notes, with audio and typing
Lots of options, links, embedding, tags, etc
Great energy from staff and teacher. Class went smoothly, questions and concerns were answered immediately. Candy, snacks, and drinks were a great touch.
Everyone was very organized, before and during the class. Good use of the class time, very well done.
Instructor is extremely knowledgeable and shows steps, or answers questions that we may have, specifically in our workplaces, and how it ties into the class
I learned the many uses of Excel, graphing capabilities, formatting possibilities
I don't give all 10's very often, but this course, and Jason, were great!
You need to motivate yourself before you can mptivate others
It was a great class. I will definitely be back!
Jason does really well explaining complex topics in a that simplifies them, makes them easy to understand
I enjoyed the instructor showing corresponding tools and functions found in Microsoft tools
The class was great. Bob was an awesome teacher.
Thanks for customizing this class for us. Great class, thanks!
Small class size was really helpful to keep things moving. Real life examples always help shed light and prompt ideas.
The class was great, I learned so much. Thank you.
Practical application of Excel functions, in depth training of basic functions and usage
This class made a lot of needed connections between how I use SQL and the why.
The class lasted from 9 am-4 pm but it didn't drag on! There was so much fascinating stuff!
I have hardly ever used Excel, so it was all helpful. a great experience
Learned lots of tricks or shortcuts
Everything went well, all questions were answered in an easily understood manner