Ever wanted to dive into digital design? Our “Adobe InDesign CC Beginner” course is your perfect starting point! Think of InDesign as a magic tool that lets you bring your ideas to life. We’ll start simple: learn to make your first design piece, play with colours, add pictures and text, and so much more. And don’t worry; we’ve got you covered every step of the way. By the end, you’ll know how to make beautiful designs and share them in different formats. Get ready to let your creativity shine!

Learning outcomes:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in constructing and customising InDesign documents.
  • Effectively manage pages, objects, and layers, ensuring optimal layout design.
  • Enhance graphics and text through modification techniques and the application of styles.
  • Incorporate tables, shapes, and effects to enrich the design aesthetic.
  • Confidently export InDesign documents into multiple file formats.

Who is This course for

  • Individuals venturing into the world of digital design.
  • Marketing professionals seeking to enhance promotional materials.
  • Writers and publishers aim to improve layout aesthetics.
  • Business owners desiring better branding materials.
  • Any creative enthusiast is eager to harness the power of Adobe InDesign CC.


Upon completion of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice quiz-based assessment, determining whether you have passed the study (60% pass mark). The test will be marked immediately, and results will be published instantly.

After completing the course, you can order a certificate of achievement to display your achievement for as little as £3.99 for the PDF version and £7.99 for the paper version or £10 for both. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.


  • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be 16 or over to undertake the course.
  • A strong grasp of English, numeracy, and ICT is necessary for enrollment in this course.

Career Path

  • Graphic Designer: £23,000 – £40,000
  • Layout Artist: £20,000 – £35,000
  • Digital Marketer: £25,000 – £50,000
  • Branding Specialist: £28,000 – £55,000
  • Magazine Designer: £24,000 – £45,000
  • Book Cover Designer: £22,000 – £38,000

Course Curriculum

Introduction FREE 00:03:00
Building a Basic InDesign Document
Overview of InDesign 00:04:00
Touring the InDesign Interface 00:08:00
Building a document 00:12:00
Adding Text 00:05:00
Adding Graphics 00:07:00
Customizing the Workspace
Using Panels and Workspace Presets 00:07:00
Document Views 00:10:00
Modifying the Layout
Editing Margins and Columns 00:03:00
Changing the Document Setup 00:02:00
Managing Pages
Adding, Moving, and Deleting Pages 00:04:00
Using Master Pages 00:10:00
Modifying Text
Selecting Text 00:02:00
Text Frame Options 00:05:00
Importing Text 00:02:00
Threading Text 00:02:00
Using Special Characters 00:05:00
Using Spell Check 00:05:00
Using the Story Editor 00:02:00
Using Find and Change 00:03:00
Modifying Graphics
Defining Type of Graphics 00:07:00
Placing Multiple Graphics 00:01:00
Selecting Graphics 00:04:00
Updating Graphics 00:06:00
Fitting Options 00:04:00
Placing PSD-AI files 00:04:00
Working with Color
Basics of Color 00:05:00
Creating Swatches 00:08:00
Making Spot Color Swatches 00:03:00
Using Swatches and Tints 00:05:00
Editing Swatches 00:02:00
Creating and Using Gradients 00:07:00
Using Effects
Using the Effects Panel 00:07:00
Adding and Removing Effects 00:07:00
Adding and Transforming Shapes
Adding Vector Shapes 00:09:00
Drawing Vector Lines 00:06:00
Adjusting the Corners of Frames 00:04:00
Selecting and Moving Frames 00:07:00
Managing Objects and Layers
Aligning, Stacking and Grouping Objects, the Right Way 00:08:00
Managing Layers 00:07:00
Wrapping Text around an Object 00:05:00
Formatting Text
Character Formatting 00:10:00
Paragraph Formatting 00:12:00
Using Styles
Basics of Styles 00:02:00
Managing Paragraph Styles 00:07:00
Managing Character Styles 00:04:00
Using Object Styles 00:05:00
Working with Tables
Creating Tables 00:06:00
Formatting Tables and Cells 00:07:00
Using Table and Cell Styles 00:03:00
Exporting the Document to Other Formats
Preflight your document 00:12:00
Packaging 00:08:00
Printing 00:08:00
Converting to PDF 00:09:00
Course Recap 00:03:00
Course Certification
Order your Certificate 00:00:00