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Designed for those who have little or no experience using Adobe Illustrator &need to learn the basics skills that are necessary to begin using this program effectively. Prior taking this course you should have a basic understanding of your computer's OS

Course Outline
Course Length: 6hrs (1 Day)

You will use Adobe Illustrator CS5 to create illustrations that include graphics and text.

Learning Objectives:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

- Get acquainted with the Adobe Illustrator CS5 application.
- Create shapes in a document.
- Create custom paths.
- Work with text in an Illustrator document.
- Work with objects.
- Enhance documents.
- Proof documents to make them more accurate.
- Save images for web and print.

Target Student:
This course is intended for designers, publishers, pre-press professionals, marketing communications professionals, or people switching to a design job or taking on design responsibilities and who need to use Illustrator to create illustrations, logos, advertisements, or other graphic documents.

Course Outline:
Section 1: Getting Acquainted with Adobe® Illustrator® CS5
Examine Imaging Concepts
Explore the Interface
Customize the Interface

Section 2: Creating Shapes in a Document
Create a Document
Draw Basic Shapes
Save a Document

Section 3: Creating Custom Paths
Draw Paths
Modify Paths

Section 4: Working with Text
Insert Text
Flow Text on a Path
Import Body Text
Format Text with Styles
Thread Text
Apply Hyphenation
Insert Typographic Characters

Section 5: Working with Objects
Import Graphics
Manipulate Objects

Section 6: Enhancing Documents
Format Objects
Apply Strokes
Apply Gradients
Apply Graphic Styles
Apply an Envelope to Text

Section 7: Proofing a Document
Wrap Text
Find and Replace Text
Fix Spelling Errors

Section 8: Saving Images for the Web and Print
Export Images for Print
Save Images for the Web
Save Images as PDFs
Prerequisites & Certificates

Before taking this course, you should have a basic understanding of your computer's operating system. For example, you should know how to launch an application, create and save files, and copy files from CD and other media.

Certificates offered

Training includes 1 course manual, a Certificate of completion, and a voucher for 30 days of After Training Support

Cancellation Policy

Compuease Cancellation Policy
We at Compuease work hard to arrange our schedules around your needs. Last minute cancellations put additional strain on our schedules and therefore we have the following Cancellation Policy for our Public Classes. You may cancel or reschedule a registration at any time up to 10 business days before the class without penalty. Canceling or rescheduling a registration within 10 business days requires full payment of the course fee. You are welcome to transfer your seat in a class to another individual at any time before the class.

Map & Reviews
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I found the instructor at CompuEase "Desiree" very patient and helpful! She is very knowledgeable and takes the time to help me through this training - especially since I've never used it before. Thank you! Connie
Reviewed by 2011
This was an awesome course. The trainer was fabulous, very hands on. I would highly recommend.
Reviewed by 2011

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