Adobe Illustrator CC Introduction Live Hands-On Instructor-Led Training Class

Baltimore, Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site at Your Location

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Course Information & Why You Should Attend

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Duration & Times: 2 Days – 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Complimentary Lunch)

Locations for Training:

Course Description: ThinkB!G’s hands-on, two-day Illustrator Introduction Training is for creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CC (2019 release), the industry standard Vector Graphics application. Get to know Adobe Illustrator basics, and dive into techniques for working with objects, paths and shapes, transforming artwork, drawing with the pen tool, adding type, and using color.

Prerequisites: Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use Illustrator:
Artists
Graphic Designers

Projects That Use Illustrator:
Creating Vector Images
Creating Illustrations such as Logos, Charts, Graphs, Diagrams

Adobe Illustrator CC Introduction Course Outline

This Adobe Creative Cloud CC Hands-On Training Course covers all previous versions of CC apps (CS6, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2015.5, 2017, 2018, 2019).

1. Getting to Know the Work Area
Introducing Adobe Illustrator
Starting Illustrator and opening a file
Exploring the workspace
Changing the view of artwork
Navigating artboards
Arranging multiple documents

2. Techniques for Selecting Artwork
Selecting objects
Aligning objects
Working with groups
Exploring object arrangement

3. Using Shapes to Create Artwork for a Postcard
Creating a new document
Working with basic shapes
Working with the Shaper tool
Using Image Trace
Working with drawing modes

4. Editing and Combining Shapes and Paths
Editing paths and shapes
Combining shapes
Using the Width tool

5. Transforming Artwork
Working with artboards
Working with rulers and guides
Transforming content

6. Creating an Illustration with the Drawing Tools
An intro to drawing with the Pen tool
Creating artwork with the Pen tool
Editing paths and points
Working with the Curvature tool
Creating a dashed line
Adding arrowheads to paths
Working with the Pencil tool
Joining with the Join tool

7. Adding Type to a Poster
Adding type to the poster
Formatting type
Resizing and reshaping type objects
Creating and applying text styles
Wrapping text
Warping text
Working with type on a path
Creating text outlines

Disclaimer: All course objectives and outlines are used as a guideline and are subject to change to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology.

Software Versions: ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

What You Get
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware & Personal Use of Class Recording for Limited Time
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only)
Pricing

Public Enrollment Training

Commercial Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $795
GSA/Government Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $640.81
Non-Profit/Education Price Per Person 2-Day Class: $745

Dates to Register!

 

Custom Private Training – Onsite at Your Location, Online Live, or at ThinkB!G

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you!

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Dates to Register

CourseLocationStart DateEnd DateTime
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 Thursday, Sep 26, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 Friday, Nov 15, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 16, 2019 Tuesday, Dec 17, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 16, 2019 Thursday, Dec 19, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020 Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2020 Friday, Jan 24, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Feb 24, 2020 Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Feb 24, 2020 Thursday, Feb 27, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Mar 16, 2020 Tuesday, Mar 17, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Mar 16, 2020 Thursday, Mar 19, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Apr 20, 2020 Tuesday, Apr 21, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Apr 20, 2020 Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Wednesday, May 27, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Friday, May 29, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jul 06, 2020 Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jul 06, 2020 Thursday, Jul 09, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Aug 17, 2020 Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Aug 17, 2020 Thursday, Aug 20, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Sep 21, 2020 Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Sep 21, 2020 Thursday, Sep 24, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Nov 02, 2020 Tuesday, Nov 03, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Nov 02, 2020 Thursday, Nov 05, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator - Intro

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 07, 2020 Tuesday, Dec 08, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Illustrator BootCamp / ACA Training and Certification

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Dec 07, 2020 Thursday, Dec 10, 2020 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register

Certification

An Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Exam is Available for Illustrator! 

Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator

Exam Objectives Include:

Project set up and interface
Organizing documents
Creating and modifying visual elements
Publishing digital media 

Register for our Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Training & Certification Pack:

If you choose the Certification Pack option in the pricing dropdown upon checkout, this Includes:

✓ Illustrator Intro–Advanced (4 Day Class, In-Person or Online)

✓ Online Test Prep Tool (Simulates actual test & provides targeted learning based on your assessed needs)

✓ Testing Voucher with 1 Free Retake (In-Person, scheduled at your convenience)

✓ Testing Proctor Fee (Only included if you take your test at ThinkB!G’s office in Columbia, MD)

This course is a stepping stone to becoming an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE)!

What is an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE)?

The ACE Certification validates that professional has demonstrated proficiency with one or more Adobe software products.

Custom Private Training

We offer this course as Custom Private Training or Project Based Training®!

If you have a team of individuals, you can receive bulk discounts by doing your own Private training session & cover your specific learning objectives! We can have the Private Training at ThinkB!G in Columbia, Maryland, Virtually Online Live (Available for Most Courses), or Onsite at Your Location.

What's Included?

  • Custom Outline to include Targeted Topics Based on Your Learning Needs
  • Hands-On Official Authorized Training & Certification
  • Training Delivered from Instructors that are Senior Consultants Certified by Adobe (ACI), Apple (ACT), & Microsoft (MCT)
  • Official Curriculum Print and/or Digital Courseware
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Computer (Apple Mac or Windows PC) with Software & Class Files (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)
  • Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
  • Free Parking (In Person Only at ThinkB!G)

Submit details and a formal training quote will be sent to you! 

Click to Get a Quote Now!

Policies

Payment Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training class.

 

Payment Policy for Private & Project Based Training® Classes

Payment and/or Purchase Order is required 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to first date of training service.  Pricing provided is firm fixed price based on number of students.  Client is responsible for entire amount regardless of change in number of registrations.

 

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Public Enrollment Classes

  • Classes may be canceled if less than 4 students are registered. We will notify you of cancellations no later than 16 business days prior to class.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling more than 16 business days prior to class: You are eligible for a refund or free reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • Canceling/Rescheduling less than 16 business days prior to class: No refund. No Reschedule. Registration is transferable to another student for the same class & date.
  • No Shows without contact: No refund. No Reschedule.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Custom/Private and On-Site Training Classes

  • No penalty if cancellation/reschedule is 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class.
  • 50% penalty will be incurred if cancellation/reschedule is less than 16 Business Days (Monday-Friday) prior to the first date of class. This fee is to cover instructor expenses, travel, and course materials purchased.

Cancellation/Rescheduling Policy for Individual Students in Custom/Private Training Classes

  • Individual students registered in a private class, who cancel or do not show, are not eligible for a partial refund or reschedule. Please contact your class organizer or manager if you need to cancel.