Digital Essentials skills Workshops - an introduction to the adobe creative suite for marketing and communications

Tues 26th january 2021 - Fri 29th january 2021

9.30 - 12.30pm ONline


About this Event

A Big House Event supported by Mainframe & delivered by Mark Williams

Please note: In order to attend these workshops you will need to be enrolled with the The Big House. Once your place is confirmed we will send you the relevant paperwork for this. If you have already accessed 12 or more hours of support from Mainframe & The Big House, you may be placed on a waiting list and your place is not guaranteed until you receive confirmation from The Mainframe Team.


This course is for anybody who is working or looking to work in Marketing and Communications.

This four part course will give you a solid grounding in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign and it will give you the confidence to produce your own professional looking artwork and presentations for printed, digital and social media.



The Adobe Creative Suite for Marketing and Communications course is aimed at the complete beginner and you will find out all about the Adobe Creative Cloud Apps that are the most relevant for creating online and physical marketing material.

The course will predominantly concentrate on Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign which are both the industry standard in creating artwork and graphics for print and digital use.


Four sessions

  • Tuesday 26th January 2021
  • Wednesday 27th January 2021
  • Thursday 28th January 2021
  • Friday 29th January 2021

Online registration will be at 9.30am with the workshop finishing at 12.30pm.

You must be available to attend all the above (x4) sessions.

WHO IS MARK WILLIAMS?                            

Mark Williams

Mark is qualified with a Degree in    Graphic Design from the University of Derby. With over 20 years experience working with and teaching Adobe products Mark has developed and delivered training courses to large and small businesses all over the UK.



This event is free, but space is limited. You must be enrolled with The Big House. Space is limited, so make sure to book your place today using the form on this page to guarantee your slot. 

PLEASE NOTE: The Big House and Mainframe events are free to you, because they are funded – however there is a cost attached to them for us and we are a not-for-profit organisation. So, if you have registered to come, your place will have been paid for. Our events are very popular and we often have a waiting list. With this in mind, if for any reason you are unable to attend it is very important that you cancel your place by emailing as soon as possible, to enable someone else to take your place.

If you have already accessed 12 or more hours of support you may be placed on a waiting list - your place is not guaranteed until you receive confirmation from The Mainframe Team. 


If you have any questions and/or would like any further information about these workshops, please contact Mainframe at

NB: We will be documenting the event. If you do not wish to be included in images or videos that may be used later for marketing purposes, please let us know beforehand.


Mainframe is part of The Big House which offers fully-funded business support, mentoring, workshops, networking events, access to grants for creative and digital businesses in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Visit for the complete details of the programme. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

As this event is part of a European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) initiative, we will require you to be enrolled in The Big House Programme, prior to attending. If you are not already enrolled, please let us know as we will need to send you a form to complete and bring with you to the event, as it will be required when signing in.

If you would like any further information on this programme, please contact us at

This project is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014 - 2022