Adobe Illustrator Training - Intermediate
Duration: 3 Days
Overview of the course
This course is designed to improve your already existing Illustrator knowledge and skills. You will learn some advanced techniques to enhance your artwork and speed up your workflow. You will also familiarise yourself with countless tricks and shortcuts to help improve your production.
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.
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 already have a basic understanding of how Illustrator works and are now willing to explore some of the advanced features of the application.
In order to attend this course, you should have already completed the Illustrator Beginner 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.
- Object Guides
- Smart Guides
- Exact positioning
- Merging shapes together
- Subtracting one shape from the other
- Creating complex shapes
- Understanding the different modes
- Using Pathfinder to create complex shapes
- Using Clipping Masks
- Creating and releasing a clipping mask
- Using the Pen Tool
- Scissors and Knife Tools
- Average command
- Splitting paths
- Using Auto-Trace
- Tracing options
- Expanding a traced image
- Recolouring artwork
- Advanced colour modes
- Colour palettes/swatches
- Gradient Editor and the Colour Picker
- Revolving and Rotation
- Texture mapping
- Using filters to change lighting
- Importing chart data
- Formatting and customising charts
- Working with graphs
- Styling a graph
- Symbol Tools
- Symbol Sprayer
- Managing symbols
The next available dates for the Illustrator Intermediate course are:
- 19 April 2017
- 07 June 2017
- 02 August 2017
- 11 October 2017
- 29 November 2017
If you are not able to attend the course on these dates, please get in touch with us to arrange a Tailored Training session that suits your schedule, including evenings and weekends.
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.
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.
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.