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Adobe Illustrator

Adobe® Illustrator® is the industry-standard illustration application for print, multimedia, and online graphics. Whether you are a designer or a technical illustrator producing artwork for print publishing, an artist producing multimedia graphics, or a creator of web pages or online content, Adobe Illustrator offers you the tools you need to get professional-quality results.

This basic to intermediate course is intended to expose the student to the interface and functions of Illustrator. Get all the drawing tools you need to land your next job or start your own business.

Adobe Certified Professional in Graphic Design and illustration Using Adobe Illustrator

From the Adobe Photoshop Certified Professional Exam 2021 Objectives.pdf document


The Target Candidate (TC) has approximately 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience with the product, and is familiar with product features and capabilities, as well as relevant career concepts. The TC is generally self-sufficient and able to apply knowledge of graphic design principles to perform basic or routine tasks involved in their job roe with limited assistance from peers, product documentation or support services. The TC generally works in collaboration with colleagues or with supervision. Furthermore, the TC will be able to answer most routine conceptual and applied questions about how to use Photoshop and usually does not have to refer basic questions to others. They can speak credibly to other users or clients about what can be done with Illustrator and how to use it effectively.


1. Working in the Design Industry

This objective covers critical concepts related to working with colleagues and clients as well as crucial legal, technical, and design-related knowledge.


2. Project Setup and Interface

This objective covers the interface setup and program settings that assist in an efficient and effective workflow, as well as knowledge about importing digital assets for a project.


3. Organizing Documents

This objective covers document structure such as layers and managing document structure for efficient workflows.


4. Creating and Modifying Visual Elements

This objective covers core tools and functionality of the application.


5. Publishing Digital Media

This objective covers saving and exporting documents or assets within individual layers or selections.

Adobe Certified Professional in Visual Design


Graphic designers do more than just create fliers and business cards. They challenge creative barriers to build visually appealing media that catches our attention. If you are ready to push your art beyond paper, into the digital realm, then achieving the Adobe Certified Professional in Visual Design certification is for you. By earning the Photoshop Adobe Certified Professional and either Illustrator or InDesign Adobe Certified Associate certifications, you will build your skills in multiple Adobe software applications that will allow you to create visually cohesive designs that capture our imagination.

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