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Adobe InDesign Beginners Course – 2 day

Adobe InDesign beginners course, introduction to Adobe InDesign and the skills needed for desktop publishing and design, online video training or on-site training in Birmingham, Oxford, Manchester and around the UK.

This two day beginners and intermediate InDesign course will introduce you to InDesign’s tools and interface, and show you the techniques needed to create a range of different documents and page-layouts, combining text, images and graphics into professional document designs.

Learn to work accurately and efficiently as you progress to more advanced document designs, and learn about time-saving and efficiency features.

  • Short intensive Adobe InDesign beginners course.
  • Onsite InDesign training or online video training.
  • One to one training or small group training.
  • Learn to design your own documents with InDesign.
  • Combine images, text and graphics into your page layouts.
  • Create documents for print or PDF.
InDesign Documents create your own with our InDesign beginners course
Desktop publishing with the Adobe InDesign beginners course

InDesign Beginners Course Duration: 2 day course.
Level: Beginners / intermediate.
Software: InDesign CC
Training Location: On-site at the client’s premises, or online video training.
Numbers: One to one or small group of up to 4 trainees.

Adobe InDesign Beginners Course Locations
This InDesign course is available in most areas around the UK.
On-site Adobe InDesign training is available in Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Oxford, Nottingham, Leicester, Gloucester, Yorkshire, Manchester and other UK areas.
Online video training also available.

2 day InDesign Beginners course summary

Beginners and Intermediate InDesign course.

  • InDesign workspace
  • Creating a new InDesign document
  • Shapes and selected objects
  • Images
  • Colours
  • Text & type
  • Pages
  • Working with text frames and type
  • Typography
  • Styles
  • Pages & Master Pages
  • Layers
  • Tables
  • File management
  • Output/export
  • Create your own document designs

Please see the full course outline below.


2 day Adobe InDesign Beginners course

Full InDesign Course Outline

Day 1 – Introduction to InDesign and Desktop Publishing


InDesign Beginners Course, Details and Course Requirements

InDesign Course Options - 1 day course

1 day InDesign beginners introduction
A one day beginners InDesign introduction course may be available if your needs are very basic (day 1 from the course outline above).

1 day Intermediate InDesign course
A one day custom/intermediate InDesign course is available if you are already familiar with some basic InDesign.

InDesign Beginners Course Options - Custom Course

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

InDesign course duration: 2 days
Level: Beginners and intermediate
Software: Adobe InDesign CC

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 aimed at those who currently have little or no InDesign or desktop publishing skills, and would like to learn Adobe InDesign and desktop publishing basic skills.

Course Requirements

You should have good general computer skills.
Some previous knowledge of design software will be helpful, particularly Adobe Photoshop for image resizing and colour correction.

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

Training Location

Adobe InDesign beginners course is available in Birmingham, Solihull, Coventry, Warwick, Oxford, Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Sheffield, Leeds, Yorkshire, Manchester, Bristol and around the UK.

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

We also offer online video training for InDesign.

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.

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Type Chaos - organise your type and images into professionally designed documents with our InDesign beginners course

Custom InDesign courses

This is a typical Intermediate InDesign course outline.
It can usually be modified to better suit your requirements.

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