A range of courses in core leadership & development skills are offered on an in-house basis.
If you are baffled by your accounts team, this course will demystify the language and help you understand the principles of financial planning and reporting – all within the context of a publishing business.
This one day InDesign course in London concentrates on the principles involved in building long, predominantly text only documents with InDesign. It is appropriate for typesetting relatively straightforward books such as novels or biographies. This intro course will take complete beginners through the essentials needed to typeset a book
Learn how to edit directly in the InDesign layout. This course will help you build a good understanding of the way files are constructed in InDesign and what things can go awry. By the end of the course delegates will be able identify and correct errors, avoiding costly mistakes further down the line.
Illustrator is useful for creating graphics, logos or decorative devices as well as for creating complex illustrations. By mastering the basics fundamentals of Illustrator you will learn when it is best to use this software and how to make the most of the features it offers
Learn how to use InDesign guides and smart guides, how to use Master Page items, how automatic variable running heads can be created, and many more tips and ways to free up your time. Also learn the best ways of setting up text for co-edition books and creating covers and jackets. You will also cover importing and placing multiple images, combining shapes and aligning objects and controlling Photoshop layers from InDesign. Content is tailored to candidate's learning needs.
This practical one-day course takes existing InDesign skills to a higher level level. Perfect for Designers and Production Editors who are pretty new to InDesign or who have had no formal training. Learn the fundamental skills of constructing documents in the most efficient ways from the use of Master Pages to utilising the power of Paragraph and Character Styles. Make the most of InDesign’s transparency capability, work with long documents as well as covers and highly illustrated spreads
In one day, understand about image resolution and re-sizing. Get to grips with fundamental adjustments such as curves and levels. Learn how to create effective cut-outs and masks. Become skilled in manipulating images to create composite artworks. Correct and touch-up images to remove imperfections. Learn how to create distressed effect. What are you waiting for Book Now!
Avoid expensive mistakes by learning how to check your PDF files for the most common errors. Learn how to use the available tools to check page content. Understand how errors have occurred and what should be done differently. Get your files right first time!