Building Computer Skills to Enable Success

(03) 9999 7780

Call for Queries?

Close this search box.
Keystroke Learning - Adobe Illustrator Training Course

Adobe Illustrator Introduction

Adobe Illustrator


Adobe Illustrator Computer Training Course

Course Overview

Participants on this Adobe Illustrator Introduction 1 day course will gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of Illustrator, including document setup and selection techniques, before working with layering to achieve image effects.

You will gain a solid foundation of skills upon which to build.

The course assumes no prior knowledge of Illustrator, however people with limited exposure to the software or those who are using images created by others will also benefit from this course.

What you need to Bring

  • Laptop with the relevant software installed.

People feel more comfortable using their own laptop, since they will be familiar with its layout and options. Having access to all of your applications and customisations will come in handy through the training.

  • No laptop? Please get in contact with us.

If you don’t have a laptop, please let us know beforehand so we can supply one on the training day.

Am I Ready For This Training?

You don’t need any previous experience with Adobe Illustrator to attend this training.

This course is designed for people who haven’t used the program before.

If you have a solid understanding of how to use computers, and how to navigate the desktop, including opening and saving files, you should be good to go.

Once you’ve completed this course, you may like to progress to our Adobe Illustrator Intermediate course.

Course Details

Course Skill Level


Class Size

Public Courses 6 Students (Max)
Client Site Courses 10 Students

Course Duration

1 Day Training Course

Class Times

9:00am – 4:00pm

Your Course Includes



Upcoming Public Courses


Course Delivery Style

Face to Face Training Delivery

Face 2 Face 

Online Training Delivery


Still Need Approval?

Want to reserve a seat but you still need approval?

No problem, simply call us on (03) 9999 7780 and we will hold a seat for you.  There’s zero risk, if you don’t get approval, we’ll cancel the reservation.

Course Content

The Illustrator User Interface
  • Workspaces
  • Menu Bar
  • Panels and the Panel Dock
  • Tools Panel
  • The Artboard
  • Understanding Preferences
Managing & Creating Artboards
  • Understanding Document Presets
  • Understanding and Creating Artboards
  • Introducing Multiple Artboards
  • Editing the Artboard Size
  • Aligning & Distributing Artboards
Creating Basic Shapes
  • About Illustrator Shapes
  • Basic Shape Tools
  • Creating Squares, Circles, Polygons and Stars
  • Using the Shape Builder Tool
  • Using the Selection & Direct Select Tools
  • Duplicating Shapes
  • Applying Default Fill and Stroke
  • Basic Grouping of Shapes
Dealing with Multiple Objects
  • Rulers, Guides and Grids
  • Intuitive Smart Guides
  • Align and Distribute Shapes
  • Working with Isolation Mode
Applying Colour
  • Colour Modes
  • Applying Colour to Shapes
  • Spot vs Process Colour
  • Managing Swatches
  • Creating Colours and Swatches
  • Using Pantone Libraries
Drawing in Illustrator
  • Drawing Tools
  • Drawing Paths
  • Editing and Modifying Paths
  • Adding & Deleting Anchor Points
Working with Type
  • Using Type Tools
  • Creating Point Textboxes and Area Textboxes
  • Using the Character and Paragraph Panel
  • Creating Outlines from Text
Saving and Exporting
  • Artwork Native Formats
  • Saving in Illustrator Format
  • Saving as a JPEG
  • Export as a PNG
  • Saving Files as SVG
  • Save Artboards as PDFs

*Our outlines are a guide to the content covered in a typical class.
 We may change the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success

Learn Today Face to Face Online with Keystroke Learning

Learn with Keystroke Learning

Our training approach is professional yet friendly, motivating participants to learn quickly and easily. 

When you complete our training course, you will be ready to apply your new skills right away. 

If you have a customised training solution in mind or need to schedule our popular computer courses
Interested in learning more about our offerings?
Our team will take the time to discuss your requirements and help you make smart decisions that best meet your needs.
© 2016 Onwards – Keystroke Learning – ABN 11 620 050 759
Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success

Log in

Keystroke Learning - Building Computer Skills to Enable Success in Melbourne

Melbourne Training Centre

Suite 613, Level 6,   1 Queens Road Melbourne, VIC 3004

Venue Access Hours

Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm

Are you Running Late???

Skip to content