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Discover the power of Adobe InDesign with various hands-on classes in San Diego. Learn how to create stunning layouts, design professional documents, and enhance your graphic design skills for a competitive edge in the tech industry.

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Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

Noble Desktop - Virtually Online

Master the art of page layout and design with Adobe InDesign at Noble Desktop. Create stunning books, magazines, and advertisements while learning essential techniques for professional typesetting. Elevate your design skills and unleash your creativity with this comprehensive InDesign course.

Monday, Apr 1st, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

 (3 sessions)

$975

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Graphic Design Certificate

Noble Desktop - Virtually Online

Learn the Adobe Creative Cloud apps used by professionals and master graphic design concepts to create stunning modern designs and build an impressive portfolio that showcases your skills to prospective clients or employers.

Monday, Apr 1st, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

 (14 sessions)

$2,995

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Introduction to Adobe InDesign

Plexus Creative - Virtually Online

Learn the essentials of Adobe InDesign in this 1-Day hands-on workshop. Adobe InDesign is the industry standard tool used by artists, designers, and publishers for print and digital publishing. In this hands-on workshop, you will learn the core features and techniques of this powerful page-layout application including managing documents and pages, editing text and graphics, flowing text among pages and around artwork, working with styles, exporting for print and screen, and creating interactive documents. 

Saturday, Mar 2nd, 11am–5pm Eastern Time

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Adobe InDesign Tutorial—Private Training

Plexus Creative - Virtually Online

Learn essential Adobe InDesign tools, tips and techniques at your own pace with private one-on-one training. This customized training format is ideal for anyone with special training needs or specific project goals that may fall outside of the scale and scope of group workshops. Private sessions are appropriate for beginner skill levels.

Wednesday, Feb 21st, 5–6pm Eastern Time

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InDesign in a Day

Noble Desktop - Virtually Online

Master the fundamentals of InDesign and take your design skills to the next level with this intensive course. Learn how to create stunning layouts, work with text and images, and create professional-grade designs in no time. Take the first step towards becoming an InDesign pro at Noble Desktop.

Monday, Apr 1st, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

InDesign Training: Essential Skills 1

Lumenbrite Training @ Online Classroom

Master the art of professional desktop publishing with InDesign Training at Lumenbrite. Learn essential skills to create captivating layouts, utilize typography effectively, and publish stunning print-ready documents. Elevate your design game and unlock your creative potential.

Tuesday, Mar 5th, 9am–4pm Central Time

 (2 sessions)

InDesign Training: Bootcamp

Lumenbrite Training @ Online Classroom

Master the art of professional desktop publishing with the comprehensive Adobe InDesign Bootcamp. This hands-on course will teach you everything from creating flowing text to incorporating graphics, colors, and typography. Gain the skills you need to create stunning layouts for business cards, books, and more.

Tuesday, Mar 5th, 9am–4pm Central Time

 (4 sessions)

$1,545

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InDesign Bootcamp

Training Connection @ Online

Join the InDesign Bootcamp at Training Connection and become an expert in professional design. Learn the correct workflow, master each tool, and discover useful shortcuts to speed up your production. Complete real-world publishing projects and leave fully competent in InDesign.

Monday, Mar 18th, 9am–4pm Pacific Time

 (5 sessions)

$1,795

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InDesign Fundamentals

Training Connection @ Online

Master the art of professional publishing projects in InDesign with this comprehensive 3-day course. From magazine covers to travel brochures, our expert instructors will guide you through each step, teaching you valuable shortcuts and best practices along the way. Get hands-on experience and receive a certificate of completion.

Monday, Mar 18th, 9am–4pm Pacific Time

 (3 sessions)

$1,295

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InDesign: Create Beautiful Layouts Efficiently

Accelerate Computer Training @ Live Online via webmeeting

Master the essential features of Adobe InDesign and create stunning print documents with the InDesign course at Accelerate Computer Training. Learn to navigate the interface, work with objects, manipulate text, handle graphics, and understand color. Prepare for output and explore ePub fixed layouts.

Tuesday, Feb 27th, 8am–3pm Pacific Time

 (3 sessions)

InDesign Quick Start

Training Connection @ Online

Master the art of InDesign with this 1-day beginner course. Create visually stunning layouts, control typography, add images, and more. Unlock your design potential today!

Monday, Mar 18th, 9am–4pm Pacific Time

Adobe InDesign Core Skills: Level 1

ONLC Training Centers - Virtually Online

Learn the essential skills of Adobe InDesign, the industry-leading layout design software. Master the interface, create professional layouts, format text, and graphics, and export projects for print or digital use. Suitable for beginners and experienced users looking to enhance their skills.

Tuesday, Feb 27th, 10am–4:45pm Eastern Time

 (2 sessions)

InDesign Advanced

Training Connection @ Online

Take your InDesign skills to the next level with this advanced course at Training Connection. Learn how to create complex projects like books and decks, and discover the advanced features that will boost your productivity. Join us for a 2-day immersive experience and unlock your full potential with InDesign.

Thursday, Mar 21st, 9am–4pm Pacific Time

 (2 sessions)

Adobe InDesign Bootcamp

NYC Career Centers - Virtually Online

Master the art of design with the InDesign Bootcamp at NYC Career Centers. Enhance your skills in creating long documents, managing color profiles, and working with 4-color printing. Take your InDesign knowledge to the next level and achieve your professional goals.

Monday, Apr 1st, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

 (3 sessions)

$975

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InDesign in a Day

NYC Career Centers - Virtually Online

Master the art of page layout and design with this comprehensive Adobe InDesign course. Discover how to effortlessly control typography, incorporate stunning graphics, and create visually captivating publications. Unlock your creative potential and learn the essential skills needed to create professional-quality designs.

Monday, Apr 1st, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

Adobe InDesign for Beginners – Level 1

Digital Workshop Center

Master the art of creating attention-grabbing layouts for catalogs, magazines, and newspapers with our Adobe InDesign for Beginners class. Learn how to import text from different sources, work with images, and navigate the InDesign workspace with ease. Become more productive in this complex software and apply best practices for professional designs.

Tuesday, Mar 26th, 5–8:30pm Mountain Time

 (4 sessions)

InDesign Part 1 (Online)

Computer Training Source, Inc. @ Online Classroom

Learn how to create professional page layouts and designs using the basic tools and features of InDesign in this online course. Discover how to customize documents with color, swatches, and styles, manage page elements, add tables, and prepare documents for deployment. Gain the skills you need to create and deliver stunning printed and interactive documents.

Wednesday, Apr 24th, 9am–4pm Central Time

Adobe InDesign Advanced (Level 2)

Digital Workshop Center

Enhance your design skills to create attractive and functional documents with Adobe InDesign Advanced. Take your InDesign knowledge to the next level and learn advanced techniques for web and print design. Upskill with professional training at Digital Workshop Center.

Tuesday, Apr 9th, 5–8:30pm Mountain Time

 (4 sessions)

InDesign Part 2 (Online)

Computer Training Source, Inc. @ Online Classroom

Expand your knowledge of Adobe InDesign with advanced features and collaboration tools in this comprehensive online course. Learn to create complex page layouts, manage styles, build paths, handle external files, and create dynamic documents. Perfect for students looking to enhance their design skills and optimize their workflow.

Thursday, Apr 25th, 9am–4pm Central Time

InDesign Part 3 (Online)

Computer Training Source, Inc. @ Online Classroom

Take your graphic design skills to the next level with InDesign Part 3. Learn advanced techniques for working with graphics, transparency, and text, as well as creating interactive elements and animation. Enhance your design projects with special effects and take your creativity to new heights.

Friday, Apr 26th, 9am–4pm Central Time

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Discover the Best InDesign Classes in San Diego

InDesign is an industry-standard publishing design application that is used for both print and digital media. It streamlines the process of building different page layouts, and allows users to easily combine text, color, and images to create a variety of different professional-looking documents such as flyers, posters, magazines, stickers, business cards, and brochures. One thing that makes this application popular is that it has tools for both professionals and beginners. For instance, beginners can select from its large library of templates, while professionals can use more advanced features like manipulating typography. The application was first released in 1999, and has improved in a number of ways since then. It has become extremely popular in graphic design, marketing, and publishing.

Best InDesign Classes & Schools in San Diego

If you’re living in San Diego and want to take an InDesign class, you’ll find many different options. For in-person training, you can attend a class at Sonic Training, which is located in downtown San Diego. InDesign Introduction/Intermediate is a 2-day class that costs $695. Students in this class learn to manage the InDesign environment, design and enhance documents, add tables, and finalize documents. They also learn to manage styles, develop complex paths, handle page elements, administer external files, work with XML, manage long documents, and adjust print settings.

The Manhattan Edit Workshop, which is based in New York City but offers live online training, runs a class called Adobe InDesign Level I, with tuition of $1,095. The class is intended for producers, editors, assistant editors, and motion graphics artists who do not have much experience with InDesign, and is held via Zoom. Over two days of instruction, participants learn to create both print and digital documents with this Adobe application. The instructor helps students get familiar with their workspace then covers setting up a document and working with pages, flowing and editing text, working with objects, working with typography, using color and style, importing and modifying graphics, printing, and exporting.

For students who want to advance their skills further, Manhattan Edit Workshop also offers Adobe InDesign Level II. The curriculum for this class includes creating tables, working with transparency, printing, and exporting, using Form Fields, creating and exporting an ebook, creating an iPad publication, and working with long documents. Tuition is $1,095, and this class also takes 2 days to complete.

The Digital Workshop Center runs a beginner-level InDesign class called Adobe InDesign for Beginners–Level 1 that costs $795, and has 4 sessions. There are 14 hours of training in total, and upon completion, students should be able to navigate the InDesign workspace with ease, set up a document and work with pages, work with images and objects, flow and edit text, typeset efficiently, and finalize documents. Students also get a professional textbook, a month of free technical support, a free retake within a year, and a certificate of completion.

Noble Desktop, a New York City-based technology and design school that was founded in 1990, also offers a number of different In Design classes. InDesign in a Day takes only 6 hours to complete, and tuition is $395. It is designed for beginners who need to learn the fundamentals of InDesign, and only plan to use the program lightly. The course covers adding photos, using colors, and controlling typography. Students learn to lay out pages with text and graphics.

Students who want a more in-depth understanding of InDesign might be interested in Noble’s Adobe InDesign Bootcamp, which is an 18-hour course that typically runs over 3 days. This class covers paragraph and character styles, baseline grids, master pages, hyphenation, libraries, and tables. Students work on multiple projects, including advertisements, magazines, and books. The bootcamp can also be taken as part of Noble Desktop’s Graphic Design Certificate or Digital Design Certificate. Tuition is $975.

San Diego Industries That Use InDesign

InDesign is used in a wide range of different industries. It is popular for desktop publishing, such as for magazines and books. It is also widely used to create marketing content, both for print and online media. In addition, graphic designers use InDesign to lay out projects. San Diego is home to many different companies in all of these fields. For instance, there is a long list of book and magazine publishing companies including Stoneybrook Publishing, IDW Publishing, the San Diego Reader, and Pacific San Diego Magazine. For graphic design, there are a large number of freelance opportunities, in addition to positions within San Diego-based graphic design companies. 

Overall, San Diego is a popular place to live and work. The City of San Diego lists a number of different statistics related to its economy. It finds that San Diego has more than 80 educational and research institutes, has been named “Most Inventive City in the World,” and “Best Place to Launch a Startup,” and is a top location for life sciences and biosciences.

InDesign Jobs & Salaries in San Diego

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), which is a federal agency that provides a range of different information related to the U.S. job market, San Diego ranks in the top ten metropolitan areas for employment levels of desktop publishers. For graphic design, the state of California has the overall highest employment level for graphic designers, which is almost double that of New York, which comes in at number two.

Glassdoor is a website that posts average salaries for a number of different jobs. According to Glassdoor, in San Diego, a content creator earns almost $55,000 yearly, and both a graphic designer and a digital content producer earn close to $60,000. U.S. graphic design jobs are anticipated to increase by about 3 percent over the next ten years, according to BLS data. The agency predicts an overall decrease in desktop publishing jobs, but growth in online publishing and content creation. For example, between 2021 and 2031, a 23 percent increase is predicted for web development and digital design jobs, which is much faster than the average job growth rate in the United States.

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