Learn the fundamentals of Adobe InDesign in this one-day course. Lay out pages, customize text and graphics, experiment with various layouts, and explore unique effects. By the end of the day, you'll have a new design skillset and you'll be comfortable navigating this powerful software.
During this class, you'll complete step-by-step exercises, helping you create various layouts, posters, and magazine spreads. You'll work on images and creative text effects while learning the most useful features of InDesign.
This course is located at our design school, Noble Desktop, at 594 Broadway Suite 1202 in SoHo.
Additional discount information is available on Noble Desktop’s website.
This course is offered at our design school, Noble Desktop. View upcoming dates and register for this course directly on Noble Desktop’s website.Register at nobledesktop.com
Students get a custom workbook with step-by-step instructions.
Modern computer classroom with your choice of Mac or PC to work on.
Small In-Person Classes
Get personalized attention in small groups with an expert instructor in the classroom.
Refresh the course materials within six months for free as long as there's space in the class.
What You'll Learn
- Create layouts with text, color, and graphics
- Create a 2-page magazine spread
- Style text, use color swatches, and format paragraphs
Full Course SyllabusDownload PDF Outline
- Setting Preferences
- The Control Panel
- Text Frames
- Basic Text Attributes
- Basic Keyboard Shortcuts
Advanced Word Processing/Formatting
- Paragraph Spacing
- Setting up a Document Bleed
- Placing Images
- Combining Text and Images
- White Type on a Black Background
More Text Styling
- Baseline Shift
- Small Caps
- Line Tool
- Making Proper Fractions
2–Page Magazine Ad
- Facing Pages
- Color Swatches
- Defining Colors
Multiple Column Ad with Text Wrap
- Multiple Text Columns
- Drop Caps
- Baseline Grid
- Text Wrap
The Lawyer Joke Book: Setting it Up
- Master Pages
- Automatic Page Numbers
- Automatic Text Flow
- Running Heads
The Lawyer Joke Book: Styling the Text
- Paragraph Rules
- Baseline Grid
- Find/Change with Paragraph Formatting
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to bring a computer?
No. We provide a computer with the necessary software for each attendee. Choose a Mac or a PC during the checkout process.
Are discounts available for this course?
No. This course is not eligible for any discounts.
We offer discounts for packages of classes, including our Excel Bootcamp, SQL Bootcamp, Data Analytics, and PowerPoint Bootcamp.
We also provide discounts for ten or more classes purchased together. Please reach out for more information on our voucher programs.
Does this course come with a book?
Yes. This course includes a complimentary book or manual at no additional cost.
What if I need to retake this course? May I retake it for free?
Yes. You may retake this course for free once within six months, provided that the class is running with an available seat. For more information, visit our policies page.