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InDesign Advanced Training Course

Course Description

This 2-day advanced class is aimed at existing InDesign users who need to learn advanced InDesign techniques to enhance the look and functionality of their documents..

Our instructors will show you step-by-step how to build lengthier interactive documents that can be accessed across a range of devices. Features such as buttons, page transitions, movies and audio files, hyperlinks, and animation will be added. You will learn to manage styles, assign color profiles and establish print presets. And for longer documents, you will learn to add features such as a table of contents, footnotes, cross-references, and an index.

Live face-to-face instructor. No minimum class size - all classes guaranteed to run!

It is recommended that you complete the InDesign Fundamentals class prior to commencing this training. Training available on Mac and PC.

View our full range of InDesign training courses, or see below for the detailed outline for InDesign Advanced.

2 Days | $895.00

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Detailed course outline

  • Preparing Documents for Multiple Formats
    • Build Layout Versions
    • Link Content
  • Managing Advanced Page Elements
    • Create Repeating Content
    • Change Text Layouts
    • Create Transparency
    • Anchor Objects and Manage a Library
  • Managing Styles
    • Import Styles from Microsoft Word Documents
    • Manage Styles
  • Building Complex Paths
    • Create Bezier Paths
    • Create Clipping Paths
    • Create Compound Paths
  • Managing External Files and Creating Dynamic Documents
    • Import External Files
    • Create Document Sections
    • Insert Text Variables
    • Create Interactive Documents
  • Managing Long Documents
    • Create a Book
    • Build a Table of Contents
    • Create Hyperlinks and Cross-References
    • Generate an Index and Insert Footnotes
  • Publishing InDesign Files for Other Formats
    • Customizing Print Settings
    • Export PDF Files for Print
    • Export Interactive PDF Files and Files for Animation
    • Export Files for the Web

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.



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Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm

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