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Find the best courses near you with a wide range of learning options available for all skill levels. Whether you are starting out and looking for an introductory class, advanced training, a certificate program, or a bootcamp, you’ll find conveniently located courses near you. Choose from in-person courses, or live online learning you can attend from anywhere. All American Graphics Institute courses are led by live instructors.
American Graphics Institute (AGI) offers local courses in select locations, as well as live online training you can attend from anywhere, and private training for groups and individuals. This includes in-person classes and workshops available at your office, or live on-line you can attend from any location - making it the ultimate course near you.
courses: short-term and long-term options
You can choose from short-term workshops that are completed in a single day, multi-day classes, week-long bootcamps, or multi-week certificate programs. Choose a learning path based upon your goals, the skills you need to learn and your career objective. If you are uncertain as to which program is best for you, contact the experienced educational representatives at AGI for personalized guidance in selecting the right program. Call 781-376-6044 or use the chat option or contact form on this page.
Local courses Near You
American Graphics Institute offers courses to residents of all 50 states and internationally. You can attend courses online, or travel to AGI’s locations in Boston or Philadelphia for in-person courses.
Popular Courses Near You
courses near you for individuals
These live courses provide a cost effective way to learn in small-group workshops and receive personalized attention. In these live classes you see the instructors screen, hear their voice, and are able to ask questions. Course materials and a headset with microphone are provided with your enrollment. If you prefer to be in the same classroom as an instructor, there are regularly scheduled live, in-person course dates and locations available in Boston or Philadelphia.
courses near you for groups
For groups of three or more, private in-person courses are available locally. classes can be held on-site at your location, or training can be held off-site at a dedicated classroom space at one of our training centers.
Course Details for Classes Nearby
Choose any of the options for local Classes below to see outlines, pricing and dates:
Acrobat Capture Training Class
Discover how to convert your paper documents to PDF (Portable Document Format) in this Acrobat Capture course. This comprehensive Acrobat Capture class takes you through workflow management as well as using Adobe Acrobat Capture's tools to streamline the PDF-conversion process. Learn how to quickly and easily scan your paper documents and turn them into digital PDF files.
Acrobat for Accessibility and Section 508 Compliance Training Class
In this Acrobat Accessibility and Section 508 Compliance Training class, you'll learn how to prepare documents so that they're readable by users taking advantage of assistive technology such as screen readers. In this Acrobat Section 508 Compliance and Accessibility course you will learn how to understand the requirements of Section 508 and discover how to tag files for accessibility.
Acrobat PDF workflow for prepress training class
Discover how to create a PDF prepress workflow in this Acrobat PDF Workflow for Prepress Training class. You'll discover how to consistently create PDF files for graphics and prepress, edit text in PDF files, specify colors and color separations in PDF files, and update graphics within PDF files. You'll also discover how to manage fonts in PDF files and check graphics. This PDF prepress class is led by an expert Adobe Acrobat and PDF instructor and covers everything from preflighting to printing.
Adobe Acrobat training class - advanced
Expand your Acrobat skills to include interactive PDF files, PDF forms, digital signatures, and more in this intermediate-level Acrobat course. Learn how to optimize your PDFs for assistive technologies, the print process, and the Web, and add multimedia to make your documents more engaging. This Acrobat class, taught by Adobe-Certified Instructors, also shows you how to improve your productivity through batch processing and how to prepare your PDF files for online use.
Adobe Acrobat Training Class - Introduction
This introduction to Adobe Acrobat class provides a solid understanding of how to use Adobe Acrobat to create, edit, secure, and annotate PDF files. You'll learn how to navigate the Acrobat workspace as well as create and optimize PDFs from a variety of applications. AGI's instructors have authored several Acrobat books and deliver this in-depth Acrobat training course.
Adobe Illustrator Class - Introduction
In this introduction to Adobe Illustrator class, you discover the tools that help you create professional quality artwork and illustrations. This Illustrator course introduces you to the workspace, methods for drawings using the pen and shape tools, and additional options for working with color and text. You also discover how to use layers so that you can maximize your productivity right away. This Illustrator course is for beginners who are new to the application or for those who have experience but have received no formal Illustrator training. Whether using Illustrator for graphic design, creating logos, icons, or user interfaces, this Adobe Illustrator training is a good starting point.
InDesign Course - Intermediate
This intermediate InDesign course helps you to work more efficiently and build more complex documents. Learn to work with longer documents, create books, discover advanced typography, color controls, snippets and libraries in this intermediate InDesign class. Become an expert at using styles to efficiently apply consistent formatting to text and images across documents, automating repetitive work while keeping documents looking professional and consistent. This class also teaches advanced methods for working with tables along with efficient ways to import, format and manage graphics with skills that help graphic designers, publishers, and digital marketers to efficiently create documents and publications.
Discover Adobe's InDesign-integrated writing and editing software in this InCopy course, which compliments InDesign. Explore the InCopy workspace, work with InCopy documents, print from InCopy and export documents to PDF. This InCopy class also covers sharing content with InDesign for a smooth, productive workflow between designers and editors.
InDesign course - Introduction
In this introductory InDesign course learn to create professional designs such as flyers, brochures, marketing sheets that can be shared in print or as PDF. In this InDesign course you'll discover how to efficiently create documents using advanced typographic controls and intuitive graphic features. You will also discover techniques that will help to make your InDesign publications look polished and professional. This course is suitable for those working in marketing, communication, graphic design, publishing and other roles where there is a need to create professional publications.
InDesign course - Advanced
Move from proficiency to mastery with this advanced InDesign course. Created for graphic designers and digital marketers ready to explore the exceptional capabilities of InDesign, participants learn how to leverage templates, use advanced color features, create interactive documents, and share using digital publishing options. This two-day InDesign course teaches advanced skills and techniques for those who have an understanding of all topics covered in the introductory and intermediate InDesign training courses.
About AGI's courses Nearby
For more than 25 years, American Graphics Institute has been providing local classes, certificates, and bootcamps. AGI offers live courses at client sites near you, as well as live online training accessible from anywhere. The expert instructors are highly skilled professionals and are also experienced educators, helping others to learn new skills.
Choosing the right course
Although there are many options for learning , there’s a reason that American Graphics Institute is considered the top provider of courses when looking for local training. This includes AGI’s expert instructors with many years of practical experience, as well as extensive skills and background in teaching .
There are training options of various durations, with shorter one-day and two-day courses and workshops, along with options for day and night courses. Longer-term bootcamp and certificate programs are also available for those wanting a more intensive, in-depth approach to learning new skills. This provides you with several options of different duration and cost beyond courses.
If you are new to , you can benefit from the foundational, introductory course, which you can attend individually, or as part of a bootcamp or certificate program. Even if you have previous experience, but lack formal training in , the introductory class serves as a useful cornerstone. From there, you can move on to learn more advanced skills and concepts.
The delivery format for courses should also be considered as you decide which course to attend. Both in-person and online courses are led by live instructors when taking a class with American Graphics Institute. AGI offers regularly scheduled live online courses in which you can see the instructor’s screen, ask questions, and share your screen if you need assistance. You can also retake the courses at no cost if you need additional practice or if you don't end up using your new skills right away. These courses are offered at regularly scheduled dates. If you prefer in-person learning, you can request an instructor to come on-site to your business or organization, or you can travel to one of AGI’s in-person training centers for your course
If you need guidance in selecting the best for you, or have questions about the program, our expert training consultants are available to help. Call us at 800-851-9237, reach us on chat, or use the contact form on this page.
In-Person courses nearby
There are several options for in-person courses near you. For those looking to provide courses to the employees of corporations and organizations, AGI can have an instructor come on-site and deliver training at your location. This can be more cost effective than having a group travel to a classroom. Training can be delivered in a conference room or meeting space, and laptop computers can be supplied if needed. AGI also has access to nearby locations for off-site training that can be arranged for courses for a group of employees.
If you want the ultimate nearby courses, you can attend at home or from your office, without needing to travel. Your next live course is as close as your living room or office.
Live online courses from AGI are interactive, with a live instructor and small group sessions, making it possible to get your questions answered in real-time, share your screen and projects for questions and feedback, and receive immediate input on your progress.
The American Graphics Institute sets the standard for live online classes. With more than a decade of experience in offering live online courses, AGI has developed the process, infrastructure, and methods for effective online learning that is engaging, interesting and effective. Learn through explanations, demonstrations, and class projects you complete as well as through the ability to ask questions during the live class.
courses are available for introductory through advanced topics. Those new to can attend foundation-level courses which provide the essential skills along with an on-ramp for additional learning, with advanced courses available as you progress, or for those with existing skills and experience.
With courses for beginners who need to learn the fundamentals of as well as advanced courses, bootcamps, and certificate programs, American Graphics Institute provides options for learners at all points in their careers. From those looking to start learning , to experienced professionals, AGI is a trusted resource for professional development.
courses for All Ages and Skills
While most courses are professional development training for adults, there are some separate programs for high school students. These programs provide career exploration while learning the tools used by professionals that work in design, marketing, and development roles. These programs are primarily offered during the summer, with some available after school hours during the academic year.
About courses and Training
The regularly scheduled public courses, courses, workshops, and seminars provide hands-on learning from expert instructors. Small classes with practical exercises and projects help you to quickly learn as it relates to your specific needs. Our instructors have extensive experience with the concepts, applications, and tools related to , and are experienced teachers. Instructors are reviewed after each course, and undergo continual professional development training and testing. Our full-time instructors pass the rigorous Certified Technical Trainer exam, and Adobe Certified Expert exams. Our instructors have been hired by Adobe to write their certification exams, and have developed official training courseware for both Adobe and Microsoft. In short, your local course is delivered by an expert.
Prerequisites for courses enrollment
The introductory course requires no previous experience, and is available separately or as part of a bootcamp or certificate. The intermediate and advanced classes require that you have all skills covered in the introductory course. You can gain that experience through the introductory course, or through past work experience. We also recommend that you have the software applications used for projects and exercises as part of the courses. If attending classes online, no-cost, limited-time versions of apps are generally available and can be used for the class. At AGI’s training centers, all software and computers are provided.
When attending a course, you will receive an in-depth curriculum. Our instructors have authored more than 50 books on digital design, and you will receive a copy of one of our books or carefully selected course materials for you to have as reference following the class.
Corporate training courses
If your company, group, or organization are looking to learn , AGI offers custom courses that can be tailored for your group or organization. The course content and curriculum are tailored specifically to the needs of your organization, and can include content from any of the courses, or training materials can be developed specifically for your group.
If you are looking for a private course for your group or yourself, any course can be delivered as a private workshop. Complete the contact form on this page for private training or call 781-376-6044 to schedule a private course for you or your group, or to learn more about the best courses to meet your learning objectives and budget.
Night and weekend courses
In addition to the weekday classes, American Graphics Institute also offers weekend and night courses. There are course options listed within the course schedules, or contact AGI for upcoming night and weekend dates.
courses near me
You can find courses near you with live courses nearby, as well as live online classes you can join from your home or office. AGI also offers instructors that come to your location, making it easy to schedule training near you. With courses available from anywhere, there are many options for training, classes, workshops, certificates, and bootcamps. AGI can help you to choose the best options for learning that meet your location, schedule, learning preference, and budget while allowing you to attend courses near you.