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Creative Cloud for Design: Zero To HERO

$ 797.00 + VAT

COURSE DURATION: 6 Days

This course covers the full curriculum of

  • Photoshop: Beginner
  • InDesign: Beginner
  • Illustrator: Beginner

  • Edit & retouch photos
  • Prepare & publish documents for screen or print
  • Create Illustrations

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Description

  • DESCRIPTION
  • OUTLINE

The ultimate class for those new to design software and desktop publishing. No matter what background or industry you are from – this class will give you the practical skills you need to jumpstart your talents as a designer. These are tools of choice for designer and marketers all across the world. Adobe Creative Cloud is the state-of-the-art graphics software collection that combines the best software in the publishing world. Packed full of hints and tips, short cuts and techniques, this Academy Class offers a full on 6 days of training on the latest versions of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. The package does not have a schedule of its own so simply pick which course you want to start with and check out the dates for that particular class.

Courses included in this package:

  • InDesign 101: Yellow Belt
  • Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt
  • Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

 

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

Designers, pre-press professionals, architects, production managers, marketing, small business owners, web designers and anyone who wishes to master the Creative Cloud should attend this class. Special attention is paid to learning production workflows used by professionals in industry, keyboard short cuts, automating workflow and special effects techniques.

 

ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE

You should have a basic working knowledge of either the Windows or Mac interface as well as exposure to either Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint. You should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files.

 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

  • Confidently use the essential feature of the application
  • Setup multiple page documents
  • Import and format text using paragraph and character styles
  • Place and arrange images
  • Prepare and publish documents for screen or print

Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

  • Remove red eyes, blemishes, scratches, etc. using retouch technique
  • Improve image colours and adjust contrast and brightness settings
  • Create simple compositions by blending images together
  • Add text and modify type settings in your designs
  • Output artwork for web, print or video

Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

  • Set up Illustrator projects and identify project requirements
  • Prepare graphics for web, print and video format text using various Typographical features and techniques
  • Apply design principles to create graphic compositions
  • Modify and apply colours
  • Create symbols, place images and organise artwork using layers
  • Archive, export, and publish graphics

InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

Setting up InDesign Projects

  • Identify project requirements
  • Establish target audience and needs
  • Define media format and publishing requirements

User Interface

  • Identify user interface elements
  • Create and select Workspaces
  • Navigate and zoom documents
  • Rulers, guides and grids

InDesign Documents

  • Setting up a single and multiple page document
  • Apply design principles to create a professional layout
  • Working with master pages
  • Selecting and Grouping objects
  • Transform and modify elements
  • Align and arrange content
  • Organise artwork using layers
  • Adding automatic page numbers

Working with Text

  • Creating and modifying text frames
  • Threading text frames
  • Managing overset text
  • Formatting text using paragraph and character styles
  • Placing text from a Word document
  • Spell checking
  • Adding special characters
  • Assigning text wrap

Images & Graphics

  • Creating basic shapes
  • Assigning fill and stroke to objects
  • Placing images
  • Frame fitting options and frame shapes
  • Collecting and placing content using the conveyor tool

Colours

  • Selecting and applying colours
  • Creating colour swatches
  • Applying and modifying gradients
  • Working with spot colours
  • Adding transparency to elements

Publishing

  • Identifying common file formats
  • Using the packaging feature
  • Create a template
  • Prepare page layouts for print
  • Export InDesign projects for multiscreen devices

Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

Digital Imaging Foundation

  • Image quality and resolution
  • Bitmap and vector graphics
  • Image and canvas size
  • Colour spaces and bit depth
  • Design theory principles
  • Files formats and media

Interface

  • Controlling the workspace
  • Screen layout and window arrangements
  • Navigation and zoom shortcuts
  • Guides, grid and ruler

Selections

  • Creating selections using the selection tools
  • Refining selections
  • Transform, scale and distort selections
  • Saving and loading selections

Painting and Retouching

  • Saving and sharing colour pallets and swatches
  • Creating and controlling Gradients
  • Effective use of Brush tools
  • Understanding Retouching tools

Colour Correction

  • Levels and curves
  • Hue and saturation
  • Shadow and highlights

Compositing

  • Creating and grouping Layers
  • Cropping images
  • Transform and distort layers
  • Add filters from the Filter gallery
  • Effective use of Adjustment layers
  • Creating Layer masks
  • Working with text
  • Applying and controlling Layer effects
  • Blending and transparency settings

Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

Setting up Illustrator projects

  • Identify project requirements
  • Establish target audience and needs
  • Define media format and publishing requirements

User interface

  • Identify user interface elements
  • Create and select Workspaces
  • Navigate and zoom documents

Creating artwork

  • Understanding difference between vector and bitmap formats
  • Apply design principles to create artwork
  • Using pen and shape tools to create basic geometry
  • Selecting and Grouping objects
  • Transform and modify elements
  • Create and manipulate text
  • Organise artwork using layers
  • Create symbols

Colours

  • Selecting and applying colours
  • Creating colour swatches
  • Applying and modifying gradients
  • Working with spot colours

Effects and transparency

  • Apply transparency to objects
  • Blend elements using blend effects
  • Working with bitmaps
  • Placing raster images
  • Using the links panel to relink and update images
  • Tracing images using live trace presets

Publish artwork

  • Identifying common file formats
  • Choose appropriate settings to optimise graphics on the screen, print and video
  • Creating JPEGPDFPNGSVG

Worried about COVID-19?

Good News! All of our courses are offered virtually in the comfort of your home or offices.

Academy Class Benefit from the Wisdom

Benefit from the Wisdom

Delivering Quality Training since 2006.

Training Budget Maximised!

Lower Price Match Guarantee & Flexible Training Vouchers

Practical, Cutting-Edge Training

From industry experienced professionals.

Work Faster, Earn More

Reduce your production time by improving all your workflow processes, best practices and shortcuts.

Gain a Competitive Edge

Boost your career by improving your skills and getting Accreditation.

When, How and Where You Want To Learn

Course Time

9:30am - 4:30pm

individual training

Individual

Corporate

Customised

Classroom​

Live-Online

Worldwide

Contact Information

Give Us A Call (United Kingdom)

Give Us A Call (United States)

Email Addresses

General Enquiries: office@academyclass.com

Training Enquires: training@academyclass.com

Support Enquiries: support@academyclass.com

    • DESCRIPTION
    • OUTLINE

    The ultimate class for those new to design software and desktop publishing. No matter what background or industry you are from – this class will give you the practical skills you need to jumpstart your talents as a designer. These are tools of choice for designer and marketers all across the world. Adobe Creative Cloud is the state-of-the-art graphics software collection that combines the best software in the publishing world. Packed full of hints and tips, short cuts and techniques, this Academy Class offers a full on 6 days of training on the latest versions of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. The package does not have a schedule of its own so simply pick which course you want to start with and check out the dates for that particular class.

    Courses included in this package:

    • InDesign 101: Yellow Belt
    • Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt
    • Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

     

    WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

    Designers, pre-press professionals, architects, production managers, marketing, small business owners, web designers and anyone who wishes to master the Creative Cloud should attend this class. Special attention is paid to learning production workflows used by professionals in industry, keyboard short cuts, automating workflow and special effects techniques.

     

    ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE

    You should have a basic working knowledge of either the Windows or Mac interface as well as exposure to either Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint. You should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files.

     

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

    InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

    • Confidently use the essential feature of the application
    • Setup multiple page documents
    • Import and format text using paragraph and character styles
    • Place and arrange images
    • Prepare and publish documents for screen or print

    Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

    • Remove red eyes, blemishes, scratches, etc. using retouch technique
    • Improve image colours and adjust contrast and brightness settings
    • Create simple compositions by blending images together
    • Add text and modify type settings in your designs
    • Output artwork for web, print or video

    Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

    • Set up Illustrator projects and identify project requirements
    • Prepare graphics for web, print and video format text using various Typographical features and techniques
    • Apply design principles to create graphic compositions
    • Modify and apply colours
    • Create symbols, place images and organise artwork using layers
    • Archive, export, and publish graphics

    InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

    Setting up InDesign Projects

    • Identify project requirements
    • Establish target audience and needs
    • Define media format and publishing requirements

    User Interface

    • Identify user interface elements
    • Create and select Workspaces
    • Navigate and zoom documents
    • Rulers, guides and grids

    InDesign Documents

    • Setting up a single and multiple page document
    • Apply design principles to create a professional layout
    • Working with master pages
    • Selecting and Grouping objects
    • Transform and modify elements
    • Align and arrange content
    • Organise artwork using layers
    • Adding automatic page numbers

    Working with Text

    • Creating and modifying text frames
    • Threading text frames
    • Managing overset text
    • Formatting text using paragraph and character styles
    • Placing text from a Word document
    • Spell checking
    • Adding special characters
    • Assigning text wrap

    Images & Graphics

    • Creating basic shapes
    • Assigning fill and stroke to objects
    • Placing images
    • Frame fitting options and frame shapes
    • Collecting and placing content using the conveyor tool

    Colours

    • Selecting and applying colours
    • Creating colour swatches
    • Applying and modifying gradients
    • Working with spot colours
    • Adding transparency to elements

    Publishing

    • Identifying common file formats
    • Using the packaging feature
    • Create a template
    • Prepare page layouts for print
    • Export InDesign projects for multiscreen devices

    Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

    Digital Imaging Foundation

    • Image quality and resolution
    • Bitmap and vector graphics
    • Image and canvas size
    • Colour spaces and bit depth
    • Design theory principles
    • Files formats and media

    Interface

    • Controlling the workspace
    • Screen layout and window arrangements
    • Navigation and zoom shortcuts
    • Guides, grid and ruler

    Selections

    • Creating selections using the selection tools
    • Refining selections
    • Transform, scale and distort selections
    • Saving and loading selections

    Painting and Retouching

    • Saving and sharing colour pallets and swatches
    • Creating and controlling Gradients
    • Effective use of Brush tools
    • Understanding Retouching tools

    Colour Correction

    • Levels and curves
    • Hue and saturation
    • Shadow and highlights

    Compositing

    • Creating and grouping Layers
    • Cropping images
    • Transform and distort layers
    • Add filters from the Filter gallery
    • Effective use of Adjustment layers
    • Creating Layer masks
    • Working with text
    • Applying and controlling Layer effects
    • Blending and transparency settings

    Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

    Setting up Illustrator projects

    • Identify project requirements
    • Establish target audience and needs
    • Define media format and publishing requirements

    User interface

    • Identify user interface elements
    • Create and select Workspaces
    • Navigate and zoom documents

    Creating artwork

    • Understanding difference between vector and bitmap formats
    • Apply design principles to create artwork
    • Using pen and shape tools to create basic geometry
    • Selecting and Grouping objects
    • Transform and modify elements
    • Create and manipulate text
    • Organise artwork using layers
    • Create symbols

    Colours

    • Selecting and applying colours
    • Creating colour swatches
    • Applying and modifying gradients
    • Working with spot colours

    Effects and transparency

    • Apply transparency to objects
    • Blend elements using blend effects
    • Working with bitmaps
    • Placing raster images
    • Using the links panel to relink and update images
    • Tracing images using live trace presets

    Publish artwork

    • Identifying common file formats
    • Choose appropriate settings to optimise graphics on the screen, print and video
    • Creating JPEGPDFPNGSVG

    Worried about COVID-19?

    Good News! All of our courses are offered virtually in the comfort of your home or offices.

    Academy Class Benefit from the Wisdom

    Benefit from the Wisdom

    Delivering Quality Training since 2006.

    Training Budget Maximised!

    Lower Price Match Guarantee & Flexible Training Vouchers

    Practical, Cutting-Edge Training

    From industry experienced professionals.

    Work Faster, Earn More

    Reduce your production time by improving all your workflow processes, best practices and shortcuts.

    Gain a Competitive Edge

    Boost your career by improving your skills and getting Accreditation.

    When, How and Where You Want To Learn

    Course Time

    9:30am - 4:30pm

    individual training

    Individual

    Corporate

    Customised

    Classroom​

    Live-Online

    Worldwide

    Contact Information

    Give Us A Call (United Kingdom)

    Give Us A Call (United States)

    Email Addresses

    General Enquiries: office@academyclass.com

    Training Enquires: training@academyclass.com

    Support Enquiries: support@academyclass.com

      • DESCRIPTION
      • OUTLINE

      The ultimate class for those new to design software and desktop publishing. No matter what background or industry you are from – this class will give you the practical skills you need to jumpstart your talents as a designer. These are tools of choice for designer and marketers all across the world. Adobe Creative Cloud is the state-of-the-art graphics software collection that combines the best software in the publishing world. Packed full of hints and tips, short cuts and techniques, this Academy Class offers a full on 6 days of training on the latest versions of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. The package does not have a schedule of its own so simply pick which course you want to start with and check out the dates for that particular class.

      Courses included in this package:

      • InDesign 101: Yellow Belt
      • Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt
      • Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

       

      WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

      Designers, pre-press professionals, architects, production managers, marketing, small business owners, web designers and anyone who wishes to master the Creative Cloud should attend this class. Special attention is paid to learning production workflows used by professionals in industry, keyboard short cuts, automating workflow and special effects techniques.

       

      ASSUMED KNOWLEDGE

      You should have a basic working knowledge of either the Windows or Mac interface as well as exposure to either Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint. You should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files.

       

      WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

      InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

      • Confidently use the essential feature of the application
      • Setup multiple page documents
      • Import and format text using paragraph and character styles
      • Place and arrange images
      • Prepare and publish documents for screen or print

      Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

      • Remove red eyes, blemishes, scratches, etc. using retouch technique
      • Improve image colours and adjust contrast and brightness settings
      • Create simple compositions by blending images together
      • Add text and modify type settings in your designs
      • Output artwork for web, print or video

      Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

      • Set up Illustrator projects and identify project requirements
      • Prepare graphics for web, print and video format text using various Typographical features and techniques
      • Apply design principles to create graphic compositions
      • Modify and apply colours
      • Create symbols, place images and organise artwork using layers
      • Archive, export, and publish graphics

      InDesign 101: Yellow Belt

      Setting up InDesign Projects

      • Identify project requirements
      • Establish target audience and needs
      • Define media format and publishing requirements

      User Interface

      • Identify user interface elements
      • Create and select Workspaces
      • Navigate and zoom documents
      • Rulers, guides and grids

      InDesign Documents

      • Setting up a single and multiple page document
      • Apply design principles to create a professional layout
      • Working with master pages
      • Selecting and Grouping objects
      • Transform and modify elements
      • Align and arrange content
      • Organise artwork using layers
      • Adding automatic page numbers

      Working with Text

      • Creating and modifying text frames
      • Threading text frames
      • Managing overset text
      • Formatting text using paragraph and character styles
      • Placing text from a Word document
      • Spell checking
      • Adding special characters
      • Assigning text wrap

      Images & Graphics

      • Creating basic shapes
      • Assigning fill and stroke to objects
      • Placing images
      • Frame fitting options and frame shapes
      • Collecting and placing content using the conveyor tool

      Colours

      • Selecting and applying colours
      • Creating colour swatches
      • Applying and modifying gradients
      • Working with spot colours
      • Adding transparency to elements

      Publishing

      • Identifying common file formats
      • Using the packaging feature
      • Create a template
      • Prepare page layouts for print
      • Export InDesign projects for multiscreen devices

      Photoshop 101: Yellow Belt

      Digital Imaging Foundation

      • Image quality and resolution
      • Bitmap and vector graphics
      • Image and canvas size
      • Colour spaces and bit depth
      • Design theory principles
      • Files formats and media

      Interface

      • Controlling the workspace
      • Screen layout and window arrangements
      • Navigation and zoom shortcuts
      • Guides, grid and ruler

      Selections

      • Creating selections using the selection tools
      • Refining selections
      • Transform, scale and distort selections
      • Saving and loading selections

      Painting and Retouching

      • Saving and sharing colour pallets and swatches
      • Creating and controlling Gradients
      • Effective use of Brush tools
      • Understanding Retouching tools

      Colour Correction

      • Levels and curves
      • Hue and saturation
      • Shadow and highlights

      Compositing

      • Creating and grouping Layers
      • Cropping images
      • Transform and distort layers
      • Add filters from the Filter gallery
      • Effective use of Adjustment layers
      • Creating Layer masks
      • Working with text
      • Applying and controlling Layer effects
      • Blending and transparency settings

      Illustrator 101: Yellow Belt

      Setting up Illustrator projects

      • Identify project requirements
      • Establish target audience and needs
      • Define media format and publishing requirements

      User interface

      • Identify user interface elements
      • Create and select Workspaces
      • Navigate and zoom documents

      Creating artwork

      • Understanding difference between vector and bitmap formats
      • Apply design principles to create artwork
      • Using pen and shape tools to create basic geometry
      • Selecting and Grouping objects
      • Transform and modify elements
      • Create and manipulate text
      • Organise artwork using layers
      • Create symbols

      Colours

      • Selecting and applying colours
      • Creating colour swatches
      • Applying and modifying gradients
      • Working with spot colours

      Effects and transparency

      • Apply transparency to objects
      • Blend elements using blend effects
      • Working with bitmaps
      • Placing raster images
      • Using the links panel to relink and update images
      • Tracing images using live trace presets

      Publish artwork

      • Identifying common file formats
      • Choose appropriate settings to optimise graphics on the screen, print and video
      • Creating JPEGPDFPNGSVG

      Worried about COVID-19?

      Good News! All of our courses are offered virtually in the comfort of your home or offices.

      Academy Class Benefit from the Wisdom

      Benefit from the Wisdom

      Delivering Quality Training since 2006.

      Training Budget Maximised!

      Lower Price Match Guarantee & Flexible Training Vouchers

      Practical, Cutting-Edge Training

      From industry experienced professionals.

      Work Faster, Earn More

      Reduce your production time by improving all your workflow processes, best practices and shortcuts.

      Gain a Competitive Edge

      Boost your career by improving your skills and getting Accreditation.

      When, How and Where You Want To Learn

      Course Time

      9:30am - 4:30pm

      individual training

      Individual

      Corporate

      Customised

      Classroom​

      Live-Online

      Worldwide

      Contact Information

      Give Us A Call (United Kingdom)

      Give Us A Call (United States)

      Email Addresses

      General Enquiries: office@academyclass.com

      Training Enquires: training@academyclass.com

      Support Enquiries: support@academyclass.com

        3 reviews for Creative Cloud for Design: Zero To HERO

        1. Allan Davies

          Training was carried out in a small group. The facilitator was very knowledgeable with a practical background. This encourages a group learning process. The exercises built up up skills and experience of using the software in a short space of time. A good location. Easy to walk to from Piccadilly Station.

        2. Margo U.

          The Designer’s Fiesta is an excellent learning day for anyone interested in design, web development and / or Adobe products. Having experience of only a couple of Adobe products I was uncertain how much I would get out of the day – the presenters were excellent, clearly masters in their field and enthusiastic to pass on their knowledge. They offered many additional tips and resources for further learning. I highly recommend this seminar.

        3. Hannah Kennedy

          Excellent course as an introduction to the Creative Suite. Brilliant, knowledgeable tutors who check how you will be using the software and endeavor to teach you accordingly, even within the group. Class sizes varied over the three modules but maximum of 6/7 meant plenty of 1-1 tuition. Would recommend to anyone wanting to learn or brush up on the Adobe Creative Suite.

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