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4 day Adobe Creative Suite Course for Desktop Publishing and Design

4 day Adobe Creative Suite course – beginners introduction to desktop publishing, graphic design and image editing, with InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Onsite Creative Suite training in Birmingham, Oxford, Manchester, Leeds, UK.

This introduction to desktop publishing (DTP) and design with Adobe Creative Suite will show you how to create your own documents with Adobe InDesign, edit and correctly prepare your photographs with Adobe Photoshop, and create or edit graphics and artwork with Adobe Illustrator.

  • Short intensive course – so you can quickly learn the skills you need
  • Design your own documents
  • Enhance and edit your images and photographs
  • Create illustrations and artwork
  • Onsite Adobe Creative Suite training
  • One to one or small group

Creative Suite Course Duration: 4 day course.
Level: Beginners introduction.
Software: Adobe Creative Suite CS6.
Training Location: On-site at the client’s premises.
Numbers: One to one or small group of up to 4 trainees.

Creative Suite Training Locations
This course is available in most areas around the UK.
On-site Adobe Creative Suite training available in Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Oxford, Northampton, Leicester, Nottingham, Gloucester, Worcester, Wolverhampton, Yorkshire, Manchester and other areas.
Online video training also available

4 day Beginners Creative Suite course – DTP & design – course summary

  • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6 – 1 day
    Photo enhancement, basic image editing, resizing and saving photos.
  • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS6 – 1 day
    Create and edit artwork, illustrations and graphics.
  • Introduction & Intermediate Adobe InDesign CS6 – 2 days
    Desktop publishing and design; create your own documents.

Please see the full course details below.

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Adobe Creative Suite course – 4 day DTP & design introduction – course details

Beginners Adobe Creative Suite introduction (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator). The course will introduce you to the basics of creating documents and artwork with Adobe Creative Suite.

The four day course is a combination of the three courses below.
Please see the individual course outline links.

Day 1: Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

Introduction to the basics of image editing and design with Adobe Photoshop, including image resizing, resolution, colour correction, using type and colours, and basic image editing techniques.
Beginners Photoshop – introduction to image editing and design

Day 2: Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Introduction to the basics of graphic design and illustration with Adobe Illustrator. Learn to create and edit simple artwork and designs, such as logos and illustrations.
Beginners Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

Day 3 & 4: Introduction & Intermediate Adobe InDesign

Introduction to desktop publishing and document design. Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to create documents such as adverts and leaflets, newsletters, brochures, small magazines, etc.
Beginners introduction to Adobe InDesign


Adobe Creative Suite, course requirements and details

Course Options - Custom Course

A custom Adobe Creative Suite course may be available.
Please contact us with details of your requirements and current skills.
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Creative Suite Course Details

Adobe Creative Suite course duration: 4 days
Level: Beginners introduction
Software: InDesign CS6, Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6

Number Of Trainees
One to one or small group of up to 4 trainees.
Trainees in a group should have the same skill level and the same requirements.

Who Is The Course For?

This course is suitable for someone with little or no desktop publishing and design skills, and who would like to quickly learn the essential skills necessary to start creating their own documents and designs.

Course Requirements

Course Requirements
You should have good general computer skills.
Some previous knowledge of design software may be helpful, but not essential.

You will need to have suitable computers with the software installed.
We provide on-site training at your premises.

Training Location

Adobe Creative Suite beginners course is available in Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Worcester, Warwick, Northampton, Oxford, Reading, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Sheffield, Leeds, Yorkshire, Manchester and around the UK.

We offer on-site training at the client’s premises (office or home).
You will need to have suitable computers with the software installed.

Book Training

If you would like to book some training, please let us know which course you would like to book, your location, the number of trainees, and any specific training requirements you have.

Please Request a Quote or Book Training


This course is also available with the Adobe Creative Cloud versions of the software.


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Adobe Creative Suite course – cost and discounts

You will save £50/day when you book 4 / 5 / 6 days of training together.
That is a total saving of £200 on the cost of a 4 day course.

Please see Prices for an indication of current course costs or contact us for a quote.

Adobe Creative Suite Training Dates

Dates are arranged to suit you – subject to availability.

We usually suggest spreading the days over a period of 2 – 4 weeks to allow time to use the software between sessions.