InDesign Fundamentals

InDesign Fundamentals

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Course ID: B8200

Duration: 2 Days

Location: In-Person (San Francisco) or Live Online | Click here to schedule private course.


In this course, you will use Adobe InDesign CC to create and deliver professional looking printed and interactive documents.

Students will: 

  • Navigate the InDesign interface.

  • Create a new document.

  • Customize a document using color, swatches, gradients, and styles.

  • Manage page elements.

  • Add tables.

  • Prepare documents for deployment.

+ Who Should Attend

This is an entry level InDesign course recommended for all levels. 


+ Course Outline

Getting Started with InDesign

  • Identify Components of the InDesign Interface 
  • Customize the InDesign Interface 
  • Apply the Navigation Controls and Set Preferences

Designing a Document

  • Establish Project Requirements 
  • Apply Design Principles 
  • Create a New Document 
  • Add Text to a Document 
  • Add Graphics to a Document

Customizing a Document

  • Format Characters and Paragraphs 
  • Apply Colors, Swatches, and Gradients 
  • Create and Apply Styles

Working with Page Elements

  • Arrange and Align Objects 
  • Apply Layers 
  • Transform and Manipulate Objects 
  • Thread Text Frames 
  • Edit Text

Building Tables

  • Create and Modify a New Table 
  • Format a Table

Preparing a Document for Delivery

  • Resolve Errors in a Document 
  • Export Files for Printing and for the Web


+ Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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