Learn InDesign at your office

Our friendly Certified trainers understand your needs and teach you accordingly

Customised InDesign training at your place of work

 

We cover London and the South East of England.

Book a course with Red Rocket Studio and one of our friendly Adobe Certified Instructors will come to your office or place of work.

Our trainer will then teach you your own bespoke InDesign Course at whatever level you are at (beginner to advanced). You can work on your own files if you wish. The Adobe InDesign training is customised to your exact needs. 1 to 1 or groups.

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1 to 1 training icon  Private one-to-one customised InDesign course at your office

Covering your exact needs, this one-to-one customised InDesign training course will allow you to work on your own files and go at your own pace. We come to you and our trainers cover London, Essex, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Kent, Surrey Berkshire, Buckinghamshire as well as further afield.

 

From £445 for the first person and then under half price for further people.

 

Group training icon  Private Group InDesign Courses at your office

If you have a number of staff who require training, contact us for our group training rates.

CATHERINE COLEGRAVERed Rocket Studio were very professional and the trainer was extremely knowledgeable and an excellent teacher. He was able to tailor the training specifically to suit my needs and left me feeling confident and eager to use what I’d learnt. I will definitely be back for more! Many Thanks

Catherine Colegrave – London

  1 year unlimited support by phone or email – If you have any problems after the course just contact us and we’ll help you to fix them.

 

  Digital training files and materials, printed notes and keyboard shortcut reference chart

 

  A certificate of completion

 

free consultation service with your trainer  We offer a free consultation service with your trainer, to help build your perfect course.

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You’ll feel amazing when you see what you have achieved.

InDesign courses London and Essex
  • Create and edit documents
  • Layout text and photos
  • Put text into columns
  • Wrap text around photos
  • Add logos & graphics
  • Create and edit tables

 

Scroll down to see a full list of what you will be able to do.

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Create documents in various sizes and page lengths
  • Create documents in various sizes and page lengths
  • Layout or edit an existing document
  • Insert your optimised images into documents
Create text or place text from word into document
  • Create text or place text from word into documents
  • Insert logos and type into documents
Edit all areas of text, put it into columns and flow it around photos
  • Edit all areas of text, put it into columns
  • Wrap type around images
  • Create your own graphic shapes for a professional look
Create beautiful spreads
  • Create tables for beautiful looking layout
  • Create style sheets and master pages to speed up creation
  • Save your document for print or screen use
  • For a full list of what can be covered please see course outline below

Indesign Course Outline

Managing InDesign

  • Setting up a new workspace
  • Zoom and scroll shortcuts
  • Setting up a new document
  • Working with rulers and guides

 

Working with Colours, Fills & Strokes

  • Creating Objects
  • Transforming Objects
  • Corner Effects
  • Duplicating and aligning Objects
  • Using Smart Guides to align, rotate and resize Objects
  • Drag and drop on Anchored Objects
  • Use the Strokes Panel
  • The fill and stroke settings
  • Creating, using and editing solid colours
  • Creating, using and editing Gradients
  • Pantone colours

 

Text & Style Sheets

  • Selecting text
  • Formatting text
  • Spanning text across columns
  • Kerning and Tracking controls
  • Paragraph formatting
  • Dealing with overflow
  • Using Linked Stories
  • Linking frames and text flow options
  • Spell Checking
  • Bullets and Numbering
  • Paragraph Rules
  • Text Frame Options
  • Smart Text Reflow
  • Creating and using Paragraph style sheets
  • Creating and using Character style sheets
  • Editing style sheets

 

Working with images

  • The Place command
  • Resizing images and frames
  • Rotating Objects
  • Using the Text Wrap window
  • Transparency
  • Special effects
  • Shape and corner options

 

Text Wrap

  • Text Wrap options
  • Allowing text to ignore Text Wrap

 

Creating Documents

  • Working with Master Pages
  • Page numbering options
  • Adding and deleting pages
  • Working with Tables
  • Basic table and cell formatting options

 

Saving InDesign documents

  • Saving as a document
  • Saving as a template
  • Saving for earlier versions of InDesign

 

Output from InDesign

  • Creating a lo-res PDF for screen view / desktop printing
  • Creating a hi-res PDF for print
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More advanced topics

InDesign Workspaces

  • Saving Workspaces
  • Customising menus
  • Customising shortcuts
  • Multiple document windows

 

Working with Longer Documents

  • Creating spread documents
  • Templates
  • Creating pages with different sizes
  • Master Pages
  • Based-on Masters
  • Loading and managing styles
  • Sections
  • Numbering
  • Table of Contents
  • Creating an Index

 

Working with Text

  • Styling text
  • Text Wraps
  • Targeting Layers
  • Paragraph Rules
  • Drop Caps
  • Breaks
  • Special Characters

 

Working with Tables

  • Creating tables in InDesign
  • Saving table and cell styles
  • Importing tables from Excel and Word

 

Advanced Image Options

  • The Content Conveyor tool
  • Relinking edited images
  • Using Layers
  • PSD import options

 

Drawing

  • Mastering the Pen tool
  • Pen tool shortcuts
  • Compound Paths
  • Using the Pathfinder window
  • Aligning objects

 

Interactive InDesign

  • Bookmarks and hyperlinks
  • URL and email links
  • Creating buttons
  • Creating a ‘slideshow’
  • Adding movies

 

Output

  • Pre-Flight
  • Print presets
  • Export to PDF