Adobe Illustrator Training - Advanced

Level: Advanced

Duration: 3 Days

Cost: £515

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Overview of the course
This course will help you get the most of Illustrator with the least effort. You will learn countless tips and tricks, how to avoid problems and integration with different applications. You will also be prepared for the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exam, which is a fantastic way of proving that you are confident in using this powerful application to its limits. 

Money-Back Guarantee
If you are not truly satisfied with your Adobe Illustrator training, neither are we. Let us know on the first day and we will make it right. Otherwise, we will refund 100% of your money. 

Lifetime Support
Once you have completed your Illustrator course, you will have access to our email and telephone support for a lifetime. You can contact us for any questions or technical issues, related to what you’ve learned on your training course.

24-Month Free Class Retake
If you want to come back and attend this Illustrator course again to refresh your skills, you have 24 months to do so. The retake is free of charge.

This course is for…
Those who are fairly confident in using the application and want to improve their skills and find out about the industry standard techniques and tricks when it comes to creating vector based artwork. 

Prerequisites
In order to attend this course, you should have already completed the Illustrator Intermediate class or have equivalent knowledge of the application.

About the application
Adobe Illustrator is experts’ choice for creating vector graphics. This application is one of the most important tools in a designer’s arsenal. You will be using Illustrator to create logos, symbols and wireframes, draw precise shapes, create patterns, work with type, trace photographs to turn them into resolution-independent artwork.

Advanced Projects
  • Creating and working on challenging projects
  • Combining multiple techniques and tools
  • Problem solving
  • Thorough deconstruction
  • Tips and tricks
Advanced Techniques
  • Multiple artboards
  • Working with templates
  • Drawing and editing complex objects
  • Pen tool – best practices
  • Blob Brush
  • Width Tool
  • Opacity and Masks
  • Advanced type features
  • Working with the Appearance Panel
  • Graphic Styles
  • Drawing in Perspective
  • Patterns
Using Live Tools
  • Using Live Colour
  • Improving the trace results
  • Custom gap closers

Setting up for Print

  • Using the Attributes panel
  • Separations panel
  • Flattener Preview
  • Print terminology 
Creating Websites
  • Document setup
  • Using the Slice Tool
  • Adjusting slices with the Slice Selection Tool
  • Different slice options
  • Automated slicing
  • Save for Web
Illustrator Workflows
  • Illustrator and InDesign
  • Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Illustrator and Flash
  • Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign together
  • SVG output
Actions
  • Setting up Actions for batch processing 
  • Applying actions
Adobe Certified Exam
  • What to expect on exam day and how to book
  • Sample questions
  • Practice exam
  • Results
  • Tips about the industry

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.

Students and Freelancers

We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all university students and those who work as freelancers.