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Course Details

(inc GST)
$ 990
Duration:2 days
Level 3
321 Pitt St
Sydney NSW 2000
Participants:Max 10
Length:9:00 to 16:30
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
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InDesign Advanced Course

   (4.8 out of 5)
Location: Level 2
80 Mount St
North Sydney
NSW 2060
Break Times:
10:30 (15mins)
12:30 (1hr)
14:45 (15mins)
Duration: 2 days Participants: Max 10
Course Length: 9:00 to 16:30 Price:
(inc GST)
$ 990
Sale Price:
(inc GST)

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InDesign Advanced Course

Course Overview

This is an advanced course suitable for participants with a working knowledge of InDesign who need to create various types of long documents including magazines, training manuals, business plans, books, etc. The course focus is on developing more advanced skills with an emphasis on streamlining processes and workflows to create longer documents.

Course Prerequisites

Participants should have completed the InDesign Essentials course or have equivalent skills and experience using the Adobe InDesign application.

Course Inclusions

FREE Course Re-sit

8 months

When you book a public course at Raisng the Bar we offer you a FREE course re-sit for up to 8 months from the scheduled course date.

FREE Email Support

12 months

Free email support for up to 12 months from the scheduled course date.

Small Class Sizes

10 students

All of our courses are capped at a maximum of 10 students to maximise your learning experience.

Classroom Training

All of our courses are face to face, hands on, classroom based training delievered by .

Course Manual

With each course we provide you with a comprehensive course manual for you to practice post course.

Computer Lab

No need to bring your own laptop. Our training courses are conducted in fully equipped computer labs with free Wi-Fi.

Course Certificate

Every student receives a certificate of completion at the end of course to recognise your new skills.

Public Course Dates

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If you have 3 or more people interested in this course, call us today to discuss group training - 1300 937 782.

Virtual Course Dates (via Zoom)

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Course Outline

Setup Layout

  • Understand Professional Documents
  • Document Planning
  • Understanding Document Layout
  • Work with Guides
  • Smart Guides

Advanced Layers

  • Create layers for Layout
  • Add Objects
  • Pages & Spreads
  • Targeting Pages & Spreads
  • Move, Duplicate, & Delete Pages & Spreads
  • Pagination Control
  • Redistribute Pages

Master Pages

  • Create Masters
  • Masters from Existing Pages & Spreads
  • Create Masters from Masters
  • Edit Master Layouts
  • Copy & Apply Masters
  • Copy Masters Within Document
  • Override Master Items
  • Detach Master Items
  • Prevent Overriding
  • Reapply Master Items
  • Hide Master Items
  • Import Masters

Page Numbering

  • Page, Section & Chapter Numbers
  • Section Numbers
  • Options

Text variables

  • Create & Edit Text Variables
  • Variable Types Basics
  • Chapter Number
  • Creation, Modification & Output Dates
  • File Name
  • Last Page Number
  • Running Headers
  • Custom Text
  • Footnotes Basics
  • Create Footnotes
  • Edit Footnote Number & Layout
  • Footnote Options
  • Work with Footnote Text
  • Delete Footnotes


  • Paragraph & Character Styles Explained
  • Advanced Character & Paragraph Styles
  • GREP Styles
  • Object Styles
  • Work with Styles

Generate Books

  • Create Books
  • Add Documents
  • Manage Book Files

Table of Contents & Indexes

  • Advanced Tables of Contents
  • Tables of Contents for Books
  • Generate Table of Contents
  • Create & Import TOC Styles
  • Create an Index
  • About Indexing
  • Import Topics from Another InDesign Document
  • Generate an Index


  • Understanding Scripting
  • Scripts Panel and Script Label Panel Overview
  • Enable scripts Attached to Menus
  • Understand how to Install Plug-ins
  • Configure Plug-ins
  • Understanding Data Merge
  • Advanced Data Merge
  • Merging to a PDF file

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