Adobe InDesign Level 1

InDesign Classes

Interested in print media? Need to design a layout for a magazine or newspaper? Adobe InDesign is for you.

As one of the leaders in print media software, InDesign provides digital layout tools that are unmatched by any other application.  InDesign makes it easy to create attention-grabbing pages, import text from different sources, and much more. It also makes it easy to place and re-size images to fit your page layout.

This four part series beginners class will get you started the right way with Adobe InDesign.  You will learn the advantages of this industry-leading software, as well as the design concepts that go with how to apply this program effectively in the workplace.

This class is hands-on and intensive, but designed to help make difficult topics easier to understand.  Your instructor, an Adobe Certified Expert, will work with you closely to make sure that you avoid common mistakes in InDesign and apply best practices when possible.

Class Objective: You will utilize Adobe InDesign to create and deliver eye-catching printed documents.

Target Student: This course is intended for students who want to explore the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layout and designs.

Performance Based Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Introducing the InDesign workspace and environment
  • Getting to know InDesign
  • Setting up a document and working with pages
  • Working with Objects
  • Flowing and editing text
  • Working with type efficiently
  • Finalizing documents

Pre-requisite: Introduction to Computers or equivalent knowledge. Introduction to Design Fundamentals is recommended, but not required.

It is also recommended that you have the Adobe InDesign software before starting class.  You can purchase the software or obtain a trial from

Training Type: Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.  Available for Private or Group Sessions.

Course Includes

  • Professional Textbook
  • Download materials with practice examples
  • Free access to CoWorking space on class days (FC Only)
  • One month of technical support
  • One year for a free re-take (for attended students of public classes only)
  • Certificate of Completion

Class Info:

  • Classroom equipped with computers and software
  • 14 hours of training
  • Additional coursework to be completed outside of class time may be assigned
  • Breaks are taken throughout each session
  • Class size limited
  • All InDesign Level 1 course materials included
  • Target Audience: Beginner

Financial Aid

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Terms and Conditions

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Certificate Program
This course is part of one of the DWC Certification Programs and Bootcamps.


Available Classes

Dates/Times Information
Mon 1-08-2018
   9:00am - 12:30pm
Wed 1-10-2018
   9:00am - 12:30pm
Wed 1-17-2018
   9:00am - 12:30pm
Mon 1-22-2018
   9:00am - 12:30pm

Price: $795.00
Space Available: 15 seat(s)
Course Closing Date: 1-06-2018
Location: Digital Workshop Center - Ft. Collins - View Map
Classroom: Classroom
Instructor(s): Brian Wilke

Dates/Times Information
Mon 2-26-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Wed 2-28-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Mon 3-05-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Wed 3-07-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm

Price: $795.00
Space Available: 16 seat(s)
Course Closing Date: 2-24-2018
Location: Converge - Denver - View Map
Classroom: Converge Classroom
Instructor(s): Alan Peters

Dates/Times Information
Tue 4-03-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Thu 4-05-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Tue 4-10-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm
Thu 4-12-2018
   1:30pm - 5:00pm

Price: $795.00
Space Available: 16 seat(s)
Course Closing Date: 4-01-2018
Location: Converge - Denver - View Map
Classroom: Converge Classroom
Instructor(s): Alan Peters
Interested in scheduling a private training session? If the public class schedule above does not meet your availability, please contact us.

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