Adobe Suite Masterclass Training

  • Learn via: Classroom / Virtual Classroom / Online
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • We can host this training at your preferred location. Contact us!
Upcoming Training

05 July 2021

5 Days

This five-day masterclass covers all of the most commonly used features of the three main products in the Adobe suite - Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign - used to produce printed documents. Whether the aim is to produce flyers, adverts, brochures or tender documents then this course teaches all of the key skills required.

The course will be taught using the Adobe Creative Suite (CS6), but is suitable for those using CS5, CS6 or Creative Cloud.

  • Attendees do not need any prior experience of the products as anything that is required will be covered by the course.
  • Delegates should have basic computer skills and know how to launch applications, browse in order to locate files, and have good keyboard and mouse skills.

  • Navigate around the products' environments
  • Understand resolution and colour modes
  • Use Photoshop to prepare images, including working with selections, layers and retouching of images
  • Use Illustrator to create vector artwork, including working with and formatting paths
  • Use InDesign to create publications, including working with text, styles and graphical objects
  • Output content from all three products in formats best suited for their intended audiences

Module 1 - Introducing the Suite

  • The applications and interfaces
  • Zooming and navigating
  • Introducing image types and resolution


Adobe Photoshop

Module 2 - Introducing Photoshop

  • Creating a new document
  • Image resolution
  • Rotating and cropping images


Module 3 - Selections

  • The Marquee tools
  • The Lasso tools
  • The Quick Selection tools
  • Color Range
  • Refining a selection
  • Saving and loading selections


Module 4 - Introducing layers

  • Combining images using layers
  • Creating and managing layers
  • The Eraser tools
  • Transforming layers
  • Common adjustments


Module 5 - Taking layers further

  • Layer styles
  • Blending modes
  • Working with Adjustment layers
  • The Type Tool


Module 6 - Retouching tools

  • The Spot Healing Brush Tool
  • The Patch Tool
  • Content-Aware Fill
  • Content-Aware Move


Module 7 - Working with History

  • History basics
  • Configuring History
  • The History panel
  • The History Brush


Module 8 - Filters

  • The Filter Gallery
  • Gaussian Blur
  • Sharpening


Module 9 - Outputting from Photoshop

  • Colour modes
  • Exporting other file types


Adobe Illustrator

Module 10 - Introducing Illustrator

  • Vector graphics versus raster graphics
  • Creating a new document
  • Managing artboards


Module 11 - Basic shapes

  • Illustrator terminology
  • Drawing simple lines and shapes
  • Modifying paths


Module 12 - Formatting paths

  • Working with colour
  • Fill
  • Stroke


Module 13 - The Pen Tool 

  • Creating simple line paths
  • Creating curved paths
  • Combining straight and curved paths
  • Modifying paths


Module 14 - Working with text

  • The Type Tool
  • Formatting type
  • The Area Type Tool
  • The Type on a Path Tool


Module 15 - Using layers

  • Working with layers
  • Managing layers


Module 16 - Outputting from Illustrator

  • Outputting from Illustrator
  • Adobe Swatch Exchange
  • Exporting artwork from Illustrator


Adobe InDesign

Module 17 - Introducing InDesign

  • Creating a new document
  • The newly-created page
  • Guides
  • Working with frames


Module 18 - Working with type

  • The Type Tool
  • Importing text
  • Linking text frames
  • Character formatting
  • Common paragraph formats
  • Using Notes
  • Creating simple tables
  • Other useful text options
  • Special characters and symbols


Module 19 - Working with styles

  • An introduction to styles
  • The styles panels
  • Creating styles
  • Applying styles
  • Editing and managing styles
  • Overrides


Module 20 - Working with graphics

  • Importing images
  • Scaling and moving
  • Text wrapping options


Module 21 - Working with multiple frames

  • Grouping, aligning and distributing objects
  • Stacking objects
  • Converting shapes
  • Transforming objects
  • Layers


Module 22 - Working with colour

  • Working with colours
  • Creating tints and gradients


Module 23 - Preparing a document for output

  • Resolving errors in a document
  • Printing a document
  • Exporting files for printing
  • Packaging a document
  • Exporting a file in another format


Certification/Exams

This will provide delegates with most skills required to sit the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exams in the respective applications, and will serve as a good grounding for those who wish to work towards the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exams



Contact us for more detail about our trainings and for all other enquiries!

Upcoming Trainings

Join our public courses in our Istanbul, London and Ankara facilities. Private class trainings will be organized at the location of your preference, according to your schedule.

05 July 2021

5 Days
Classroom / Virtual Classroom

Istanbul, Ankara, London
Istanbul, Ankara, London