Competitive rates even for one-on-one training.
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All costs ex GST
Cost / day
Cost / day
* Special one person cost if you bring your own laptop and software. Otherwise $975
Available on subsequent courses if you book more than 2 days of training within a 12 month period.
Or recommend Grasshopper Graphics & Animation and receive a discount on your next course following the completion of their course.
For Adobe software training in Adelaide or Melbourne
Minimum costs: 2 days, or one day plus airfare.
Please feel free to contact us for any information on our courses. But you may also find your questions answered here.
Maximum of 6
We keep our classes small to ensure each person can have adequate attention. By keeping to training for one person, or for a small group from your company, we can adapt the content to suit your needs.
Joining with others
You're welcome to arrange a group with people from other companies but please ensure they have similar needs and skill level so you will still have your needs met.
Computers with appropriate software are provided at city venues. However for the city venue special price for one person, you need to bring your own laptop with the software.
For on-site training you need to provide your own computers and software.
For on-site training with more than one person please provide a whiteboard.
For on-site training with more than one person please advise whether you have a projector and screen.
Training is generally from 9am until 4pm or 4.30pm as needed.
We find it best to have a lunch break of 45–60 min and a short morning/afternoon tea break.
For city venues please arrive
15 min before the class is due
Sydney city venues are near to Wynyard or Martin Place railway stations. Also close to many bus routes, and only 10 minutes walk from the ferry.
If you need advice on options for parking please advise when you book. Also ask if you need advice on accommodation.
Summary course notes are provided, and exercises used in class can be taken home for reference and further practise.
After class support
3 months email and phone support is available if you get stuck.
We also offer an optional take -home exercise which you can send in for feedback and advice — useful for those not using the software in a work situation.
Adobe software is now leased on a monthly subscription basis. If you need advice on which software you should have for your training,
please ask us.
All applications can be downloaded for a free 1 month trial.
When to pay
Payment is required 10 days before training takes place to allow sufficient time for the payments to be processed before training.
For courses booked more than a month ahead a deposit is required at the time of booking.
Is your money safe?
Yes. Money paid in advance will be held in a special account until the training takes place.
How to pay
Direct deposit is the preferred method of payment. Bank cheque or company cheque are also accepted.
We can adapt to your choice whether at your work location or our city venues.
Please check equipment FAQ
We can come to you
All of our Adobe courses are offered on-site, anywhere in Sydney and its suburbs.
You don’t need to travel, you use your own computer and you can attend to business in the break.
You can attend to business in the break! You might prefer the city option.
Enjoy a day at our Barrack Street venue, where you can focus on the training, undisturbed by events back at work.
Elegant environment and plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits to keep you going.
Computers are provided.
You're welcome to bring your own laptop if you prefer, and for the special price for 1x1 training in the Sydney CBD you will need to provide your own computer.
City or on-site
Choice of city venue or on-site within the metropolitan area.
Please note minimum bookings apply. Minimum costs equivalent to 2 people, and for
2 days, or for one day plus airfare.
Adelaide & Melbourne
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