Adobe Illustrator - Introduction

Course summary
Length: 2 days
Price: 375 GBP excl. VAT
Language: English
Provider: Armada plus
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 20/04/2017 09:30 - Birmingham
Course Dates
20/04/2017 09:30  (English)
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01/06/2017 09:30  (English)
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12/07/2017 09:30  (English)
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31/08/2017 09:30  (English)
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05/10/2017 09:30  (English)
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16/11/2017 09:30  (English)
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Adobe Illustrator - Introduction

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
  • working with type
  • apply effects & styles 
  • using the Live Trace and Live Paint tools

The intensive programme, which combines lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice, allows participants to create high quality graphics and artwork for print, mobile, web, interactive and motion design, including logos with special type effects. 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 directly from Adobe confirming they have attended and successfully completed Introduction to Adobe Illustrator training.

Training venue

This Introduction to Illustrator training course is run at our venues in Milton Keynes, Sheffield, Reading and Bromsgrove.

For our Bromsgrove/Birmingham courses, we will be providing a free taxi service from Central Birmingham to our training centre.

Delegates can enjoy fantastic facilities at our venues,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 a buffet lunch. It also covers 30 days of post-training e-mail support.

In-house training

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

Provider: Armada

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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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