InDesign Essentials




  • Auckland City Road

    Oct 27 - 28, 2022

  • Wellington

    Oct 27 - 28, 2022

  • Christchurch

    Nov 03 - 04, 2022

  • Online (Scheduled) – Part-time

    Nov 17 - 18, 2022

  • Auckland City Road

    Dec 01 - 02, 2022

  • Wellington

    Dec 01 - 02, 2022

  • Christchurch

    Dec 05 - 06, 2022

    • Method:

      Campus Intakes - Onsite Delivery | Remote Learning Options



9am - 3pm each day | On-campus or Remote Learning

Power up your desktop publishing and typesetting skills with Adobe InDesign.

Good design lies at the heart of a successful business. Use InDesign, the world’s most popular design layout software, to discover how to design great work for your own clients or as part of a marketing team. Learn the core skills of layout, styles and typesetting, and pick up knowledge and experience to make a career impact.

Live Online Classes: Live online classes are a friendly and supportive alternative to watching video tutorials – you’re able to ask questions and receive answers from an experienced industry professional in real time. Your mentor will share their screen, demonstrating professional tools and techniques, then support you as you follow along, completing activities during class time.

On-Campus Classes: Please visit the COVID-19 section on our FAQ's to find out the requirements prior to visiting our Yoobee Colleges campuses.


A bit more information


Campus Intakes
Classes are taught in a computer lab onsite, computers have Adobe CC installed. 

For optimal performance when studying remotely, we recommend:

  • Your computer is up to date (ensure you have the latest version of the necessary plug-ins, drivers, bug fixes and security updates)
  • You have reliable internet speed and connection
  • A web cam and microphone
  • Do not use a Chromebook - Chromebooks are not intended for heavy-duty processing such as Adobe Creative Cloud software.


Domestic Students
$520.00 (including GST)

International Students*
$720.00 (including GST)
*International students, Please contact us directly here to finalise enrolment and payment opposed to applying online. This course is open to individuals living or residing in New Zealand only.

Payment Options
Pay by Invoice (Eligible for Organisations/Schools only)
Pay at a Campus (During office hours only)

Yoobee Colleges reserves the right to modify the fees, scheduled time and course structure. To see more about other Terms and Conditions, please click here.

Entry Requirements

As this is an introductory course no prior experience is needed although proficiency with computers is useful.

International students need to be at least 18 years old.

Remote Learning Only
You will need a computer that has access to reliable internet, web cam and microphone.

Find out more

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I found the course informative and very useful. The tutor was amazing and the content was interesting yet challenging. The small class size meant we were able to ask a lot of specific questions.
— Jayshree Bhikha, Human Resources Administrator, The Salvation Army
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