CorelDRAW®: Introduction to Advanced (Level 1 – 3)

This three-day course is designed to: Take a delegate from the Introduction to the Advanced level of CorelDRAW. A delegate will learn how to create publications, such as logos and brochures for use on the Web or in print. Skills include creating and transforming objects, adding text and color to drawings, creating and modifying symbols, work with bitmaps, import & export etc.

Group Bookings Only:
Our offices – minimum of 6 delegates per group
On Site – Minimum of 8 delegates per group

Duration: 3 Day
Who should attend? The course has been designed for delegates who will create professional presentations, brochures, newsletters etc.
Course Prerequisite: Microsoft Windows: Introduction

Course Outline

Module 1: CorelDRAW Basics

  • Start CorelDraw
  • Creating New Drawings
  • Opening Existing Drawings
  • Viewing computer & document info
  • Finding and Replacing
  • Undoing & Redoing Actions
  • Saving, Closing & Exiting

Module 2: Setting Up Your Drawing

  • Setting up the Page
  • Working in Multiple Documents
  • Using Grid, Rulers & Guidelines
  • Zooming & Panning
  • Using the View Manager

Module 3: Drawing & Shaping Objects

  • Drawing Basic Shapes
  • Drawing Lines/Curves/Irregular Shapes
  • Dimensions & Connector Lines
  • Shaping Lines, Curves & Curve Objects
  • Shaping Ellipses & Rectangles
  • Shaping Polygons & Stars
  • Splitting & Erasing Portions of Objects

Module 4: Creating Special Effects

  • Blending Objects
  • Contouring Objects
  • Distorting Objects
  • Working with Envelopes
  • Extruding Objects
  • Using Lenses
  • Working with PowerClips
  • Adding Perspective to Objects
  • Adding Drop Shadows to Objects
  • Using the Interactive Transparency Tool

Module 5: Working with Bitmaps

  • Tracing & Coloring Bitmaps
  • Inflating Bitmaps
  • Converting Bitmaps
  • Applying Special Effects to Bitmaps

Module 6: Importing, Exporting & OLE

  • Importing & Exporting Files
  • Object Linking & Embedding

Module 7: Transforming Objects

  • Selecting Objects
  • Positioning Objects
  • Sizing, Stretching & Scaling Objects
  • Rotating & Skewing Objects
  • Mirroring Objects

Module 8: Filling & Outlining

  • Working with Uniform & Fountain Fills
  • Working with Different Pattern Fills
  • Customizing Pattern Fills
  • Working with Texture & PostScript Fills

Module 9: Working with Color

  • Choosing colors
  • Working with the On-Screen Color Palette
  • Customizing Color Palettes

Module 10: Organizing Objects

  • Copying & Deleting
  • Ordering & Aligning & Distributing
  • Locking & Unlocking Objects
  • Grouping & Ungrouping Objects
  • Combining Objects
  • Welding, Trimming & Intersecting Objects
  • Using the Object Manager

Module 11: Working with Text

  • Adding & Selecting Text
  • Editing & Formatting Text
  • Applying Paragraph Formatting
  • Working with Text Styles
  • Using Writing Utilities
  • Creating Three-Dimensional Text
  • Creating Effects with Text

Module 12: Using the Scrapbook

  • Browsing your computer using the Scrapbook
  • Browsing clipart, photo’s & 3D models
  • Browsing preset fills & outlines

Module 13: Printing

  • Setting your print job
  • Previewing, Sizing & Positioning
  • Printing on a commercial press
  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments (not applicable to on-site training)
  • Electronic Certificate (on successful completion of the course)
  • Electronic Trainer Feedback Report
  • Electronic Delegate Feedback Questionnaire

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