Classroom training available from 12 April


Learn to make full use of colours and gradients in Adobe InDesign on this intensive 1 hour Adobe InDesign training course.

By the end of this course, you will be able to work confidently with colours and ensure that your documents are consistently presented to a very high standard.

The Trainer

Our usual trainer for this course is Paul. He has been training people to use layout and graphic design packages for over 30 years.

He started his career working as a graphic designer. Then in 1989 he was asked to help train people use Aldus Pagemaker and CorelDraw and the rest is history.

He has focused on training Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom and Illustrator for the last 15 years.

What Will I Learn?

This course will get you working comfortably with colours in Adobe InDesign in no time.

You will learn how to:

  • Create colours or sample colours from an image.
  • Create Gradients
  • Set up a default palette of ‘house’ colours
  • Apply colours and Inset Spacing to Text Frames.

Am I Ready For This Course?

This course is for beginners still learning the basics of InDesign.

As it is only one hour you will need at least some familiarity with InDesign as we don’t have time to get you comfortable navigating the interface.

How Is This Course Delivered?

This course has been designed to be delivered as an intensive hour of training delivered via Zoom or Teams.

It is a fast-paced course and we ask that you ensure that you will not be interrupted to ensure we can cover the material.