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Adobe Illustrator - Introduction

Course summary
Length: 2 days
Price: 295 GBP excl. VAT
Language: English
Provider: Armada plus
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 05/07/2018 09:30 - Sheffield
Course Dates
05/07/2018 09:30  (English)
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25/10/2018 09:30  (English)
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19/07/2018 09:30  (English)
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27/09/2018 09:30  (English)
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Course description

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator - A 2-day course in producing and editing graphics with Illustrator

This two-day Introduction to Adobe Illustrator course aims to provide delegate with fundamental knowledge and skills to successfully use Illustrator's powerful features, including:

  • Creating and editing with shapes & layers
  • Creating sophisticated artwork and graphics for print, web, interactive, mobile and motion designs.
  • Creating logos with special type effects.
  • Using the Live Trace and Live Paint tools.

Illustrator training is hands-on and practical. The course also investigates the best ways of integrating Illustrator into workflow.

Authorised Adobe training provider - ArmadaThis is an Adobe-accredited Illustrator course, hosted by Adobe Certified Instructors (ACIs) and Adobe Certified Experts (ACEs) in Illustrator.


Suitability - Who should attend?

This Introduction to Adobe Illustrator training course has been designed for newcomers to Illustrator and novice users with a small amount of experience.

Typical delegates include graphic or web designers, as well as professionals moving into design-focused roles that require the creation of illustrations, advertisements, maps, graphs and other graphics.

To learn more about suitability, please send an enquiry here.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Adobe Illustrator e-Certificate

Upon completion of the course, delegates receive an e-certificate confirming they have attended and successfully completed Introduction to Adobe Illustrator training.

Training venue

This Introduction to Illustrator training course is hosted at our centres in Bromsgrove (near Birmingham), Bristol, Milton Keynes, Reading and Sheffield.

For our Bromsgrove courses, we offer a free taxi service from Central Birmingham to our training centre.

Delegates can enjoy fantastic facilities at our centres, with lunch and refreshments included.

Training Course Content

This course typically covers the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • Drawing basics
  • Selections
  • Simple drawing / painting
  • Drawing - pen tool
  • Transformations
  • Fills and textures
  • Transformations
  • Control
  • Symbols
  • Layers
  • Saving and file formats
  • Preferences
  • New artboards
  • Styling
  • Type
  • Clipping masks
  • Tracing
  • Combining shapes


Course fees are inclusive of all relevant course documentation, including comprehensive courseware, refreshments and lunch. Delegates are also entitled to 30 days' after-course support via email.

In-house training

We can also provide an on-request course (one-to-one or for a group) at our training centres in Bromsgrove, Bristol, Sheffield, Reading, Milton Keynes, or at your venue anywhere in the UK.

About provider

Armada is an Autodesk Training Centre (ATC) and Adobe Authorised Training Centre (AATC) with 10 years of experience providing specialist training courses for professional staff, including: Users of the Adobe Creative Suite, Technical Communication Suite, Web Development and E-learning products;...

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Contact info


6 West Court, Saxon Business Park
B60 4AD Bromsgrove, Birmingham

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Gemma Jacobs   |   15/06/2018
A great course on Adobe Illustrator. This is a great course for a complete beginner or like me, someone who has been trying to use Illustrator by searching on google. I learned everything I needed and a bit more! The trainer was easy to follow and very helpful. I look forward to my InDesign course!
Sarah Jane Willett   |   15/06/2018
I really Enjoyed this two day course with Pete - I learnt a lot of things I didn't know and also learned how to do things quicker and more efficient. The pace was good and thorough and I feel like I will be able to remember what has been taught. The coverage of tools was good and I feel the basis of illustrator has been covered - I look forwa...
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