Course Length: 1 day

Course Description:

Giving your documents a well-designed, professional look will put you a step ahead in the marketplace cluttered with all kinds of communications. Paragraph and character styles that allow you to format pages of text uniformly, layout features that help you to build alternate size configurations of your document, and various panels that enable you to easily customize both text and graphics; Adobe® InDesign® CC (2019) has all the tools you need to elevate the look of your document and get it out to the people who need to see it, whether it be in print or on the web.

Course Objectives:

In this course, you will use Adobe InDesign CC (2019) to create and deliver professional looking printed and interactive documents.

You will:

Navigate the InDesign interface.

Create a new document.

Customize a document using color, swatches, gradients, and styles.

Manage page elements.

Add tables.

Prepare documents for deployment.

Target Student:

This course is intended for students who want to use the basic tools and features of InDesign for creating professional page layouts and designs.


To ensure your success in this course, you should be familiar with the functions of your computer's operating system such as creating folders, launching programs, copying and pasting objects, formatting text, retrieving files, and saving files.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with InDesign

Lesson 2: Designing a Document

Lesson 3: Customizing a Document

Lesson 4: Working with Page Elements

Lesson 5: Building Tables

Lesson 6: Preparing a Document for Delivery


This course is a great component of your preparation for the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) InDesign CC exam and the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign exam.