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Adobe InDesign CC: Boot Camp

Dates:August 26, 2024
Meets:One Mon., 9AM-4PM 08/26 (MT)
Location:Colorado Free University in Lowry Compuskills 116
Cost: $369.00

There are 3 openings remaining at this time.


Creative professionals seeking the fastest and easiest way to learn Adobe CC programs know the best way to learn is with structured hands-on instructor-led training at a comfortable desk. Stop trying to keep up with online tutorials on YouTube! These are complex programs and it is easy to develop habits that are not the best or easiest way of doing things. Our instructor will translate these incredible tools with guidance on best practices and efficient workflows.

Why CFU for your Adobe training? Our fees are 45% less than what you'd pay for the same information elsewhere in town. Plus, classes are small and you get lots of individualized attention. Quality and value-you can't beat that!

Jump start to your comprehensive basic InDesign training with our InDesign Boot Camp! This course provides the foundational skills required to navigate the incredible Adobe InDesign CC and introduces the fundamental tools needed to create files that look polished and professional. Real world basic tasks are presented in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step format using hands-on exercises. Learn to use the tools in Adobe InDesign to create professional page layouts - combining imagery, graphics and typography in one fluid document. Topics covered include: how to use the drawing and design tools at hand, how to create and save custom gradients and the gradient tool; proper image placement and management; linking text frames and basic typography controls. Course focus will also include best practices and efficient workflows as you delve into the amazing creative capabilities of this page design program. Up your InDesign work game with page design and layout skills that will enable you to work quickly and efficiently using Adobe InDesign tools and design environment. Accomplished graphic designer and artist Brenda B will translate these incredible tools and guide you to your best start in InDesign.
Prerequisite: Previous knowledge or experience: Understanding of the basics of Windows

Fee: $369.00

Colorado Free University in Lowry Compuskills 116

CFU is at 7653 E 1st Pl. Denver, CO 80230 (NE corner of Red Cross Way & 1st Pl). From 1st Ave and Quebec St, head east on 1st Ave to the stop sign at Roslyn St. Make a left on Roslyn and then a quick right on 1st Pl, heading east 2.5 blocks (past Red Cross Way) as the parking lot is on the east side of the building. Turn left into the parking lot, once in the lot we are on your left in the 2-story light tan brick building with red tiled roof. If you hit Spruce Street you've gone too far.