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Learn the software used globally in the branding, marketing and advertising worlds.

Our 3 month Desktop Publishing Course combines all of our print-related short courses, and focuses on hands-on software training to aid you in creating compelling and professional visual communications – think logos, brochures, flyers, posters, packaging and more! Dynamic, experienced trainers will walk you through the concepts and techniques used in crafting these items, and instruct you in the foundation skills needed to explore graphic designs for any field. Alternatively, you are welcome to complete individual short courses, as needed.

Pricing also available for customised, on-site and group training.

What will I learn?

This short course is packed with theoretical and practical training that includes:

4 Weeks | Adobe Photoshop
4 Weeks | Adobe InDesign
4 Weeks | Adobe Illustrator
Online Course | Finishing Art


What are the course requirements?

Basic Computer Skills.

What are the course requirements?

You'll need to know how to use a computer but, other than that, just bring yourself, a notebook and pen. We provide the machines and the software. You will also receive a 2GB Flashstick, which you can keep after the completion of the course.

How much does the course cost?

Payment Options Available

How much does the course cost?

Full upfront payment: R17 800 (incl 10% discount, and online Finishing Art course for free.)

3 Installments: R18 800 (incl 5% discount, and online Finishing Art course for free.)

Monthly Payments: R6 267 per month

Course Schedule

You decide!

Course Schedule

Whenever you're ready to get started, simply select the course module you'd like to begin with, and jump on board. From there, you'll complete the courses consecutively, and finish off with the free online finishing art course.

Classes are Monday - Wednesday, 17h30 - 20h30.

What do we receive at the end of the course?

of Completion.

What do we receive at the end of the course?

You will receive a Friends of Design Certificate of Completion showing the Apple and Adobe logos, as well as your details and the details of the course you completed.

How it Works

If you'd like to sign-up for this short course package, simply fill in the details below, choose your payment plan, and we'll be in touch to arrange the rest.


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Testimonials from students and industry.

"The lecturer is great! Very knowledgable and had good insight and experience to share with us."

Andrea Morgan

Course attendee

"All in all a great learning experience and definitely money well spent."

Karien Tolmie

Course attendee


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