Introduction to Adobe Illustrator

This Adobe certified course is designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamental features and uses of Adobe Illustrator and the best way to use these to create drawings, illustrations and other artwork.

Intermediate Adobe Illustrator

This intensive, hands-on training course is designed to teach delegates how to create complex illustrations, manage colour across a range of devices, work with graphs and variables, control how illustrations appear on print and the web, and preview them on mobile device.

Advanced Adobe Illustrator

This course is recommended as a follow up to the two-day Fundamentals of Illustrator course or the two-day Intermediate course, depending on existing levels of knowledge. It is also suitable for those with equivalent experience through self-learning. The course includes topics such as special effects, filters, advanced techniques with the Illustrator drawing tools, layers work and advice concerning suitable settings for high-end output.

Adobe Illustrator Basics

This Adobe certified course is designed for anyone who needs to understand just the basics of using Adobe Illustrator. It is a great starter course to give students an overview of the software.

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop

This Adobe certified course is designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamental features and uses of Photoshop and the best way to incorporate these into their work as a designer, photographer or retouching artist.

Intermediate Adobe Photoshop

This course is recommended as a follow up to our two day Fundamentals of Photoshop course, or it can be taken in its own right by those with equivalent experience. The topics taught include many useful techniques in the further creative and efficient use of Photoshop.

Advanced Adobe Photoshop

This course is recommended as a follow up to the two day Fundamentals of Photoshop course or the two-day Intermediate Photoshop course, or for any self-taught professional with equivalent experience. Course topics include in-depth work with layers, alpha channels, montaging, high-end image manipulation and batch processing techniques.

Introduction to Adobe InDesign

This Adobe certified course is designed for anyone who needs to understand the fundamental features and uses of Adobe InDesign and the best way to use these to create brochures, newsletters, flyers and other page designs.

Intermediate Adobe InDesign

This Adobe certified course is designed for confident existing users of Adobe InDesign and builds on the basic operations of InDesign, while introducing more advanced features and techniques.

Advanced Adobe InDesign

This Adobe certified course is designed for experienced InDesign users who wish to work as quickly and efficiently in InDesign. It examines the time saving features and shortcuts which can help designers avoid repetitive formatting and layout tasks and free up time to be creative. This Adobe certified course will allow time for delegates to raise issues relating to their particular workflows.

Introduction to Adobe Lightroom

This course is designed to allow professional photographers to manage, adjust and present large photographs. To ensure you harness the potential of Lightroom to dramatically improve the way you manage digital images, from raw capture to creative output.

Intermediate FileMaker Pro: Relational Database Design and Scripting

This FileMaker Authorised course teaches good practice in the design of efficient relational database systems. The course includes full explanations of how and when to link tables together using primary and secondary keys in FileMaker Pro and introduces FileMaker scripting, to provide automation and efficiency of procedures within a database solution. It also looks at techniques to improve the user experience, such as helpful navigation and the use of multiple windows and introduces the power of FileMaker calculations.

Designing Websites with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

This course is aimed at those developing web sites and corporate intranets. It explores how using style sheets can dramatically improve the creation and management of a site. The focus is on creating and implementing stylesheets in a text editor, but also covers implementation of stylesheets using Dreamweaver

Introduction to Responsive Design

This hands-on course covers the skills necessary to design and build responsive web sites for mobile devices such as phones and tablets. Students will learn the use of techniques such as CSS3 media queries and flexible layouts to build mobile-compatible web sites. The course also provides an extensive introduction to JavaScript and the jQuery Mobile Framework for building mobile-specific web sites.

Introduction to User Experience (UX) Design

This course covers the foundation principles for creating successful user experiences. Through hands-on exercises we experiment and explore space, form, and function to apply successful UX design on modern platforms and devices. Participants gain experience in planning and prototyping through typical UX design workflows.

Introduction to Google Web Designer

This is an introductory course for designers new to Google Web Designer. In this course, students will learn to create interactive content and web ads using text, graphics, video and animations. The course focuses on the essentials, and emphasises best practice throughout the course.