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Adobe InDesign Level 2 (Advanced)

What You'll Learn in Adobe InDesign Level 2 (Advanced)

Course Length:

6 hours (1 day)

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to use Adobe InDesign to create and deliver professional-looking printed and interactive documents. You will:


  • Prepare documents for multiple formats
  • Manage advanced page layouts
  • Manage styles
  • Build complex paths
  • Manage external files and create dynamic documents
  • Manage long documents
  • Publish InDesign files for other formats and customize print settings

Target Student

This course is intended for students who want to expand their entry-level knowledge of Adobe InDesign by using advanced features and collaboration tools.

Course Outline

Section 1: Preparing Documents for Multiple Formats

Build Layout Versions

Link Content

Section 2: Managing Advanced Page Elements

Create Repeating Content

Change Text Layouts

Create Transparency

Anchor Objects and Manage a Library

Section 3: Managing Styles

Import Styles from Microsoft Word Documents

Manage Styles

Section 4: Building Complex Paths

Create Bezier Paths

Create Clipping Paths

Create Compound Paths

Section 5: Managing External Files and Creating Dynamic Documents

Import External Files

Create Document Sections

Insert Text Variables

Create Interactive Documents

Section 6: Managing Long Documents

Create a Book

Build a Table of Contents

Create Hyperlinks and Cross-References

Generate an Index and Insert Footnotes

Section 7: Publishing InDesign Files for Other Formats and Customizing Print Settings

Export PDF Files for Print

Export Interactive PDF Files and Files for Animation

Export Files for the Web

Manage Colours

Preview the Print Output

Create Print Presets

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Adobe InDesign Level 2 (Advanced)

Upcoming Classes

All Public classes are held online
with a live instructor
Dates Price Qty
July 26, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$650.00 Online
November 14, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$650.00 Online
May 27, 2025
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$650.00 Online
* Applicable taxes will be applied on checkout

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This course comes with

PDF Reference Guide

Take the Reference Guide anywhere and save the environment with an electronic copy of your training Reference Guide for use on any of your computers or devices

Use Your Own Files

Whether it's one-on-one or group training you can give us files to include in your training session and help you apply what you learn even more!