Graphic designer, cpProfessionWithFuture

Do you sometimes get the question to design a poster or flyer at work? Would you enjoy doing this, but do you lack the right program knowledge and skills? Then this home course is everything you are looking for.

The course provides you with extensive theory and practical assignments the required knowledge to become a graphic designer start. The course has therefore been made enormously accessible. At the end you have the skills to realize a design yourself and to offer it as a print-ready product.

You learn step by step work with two free graphic software programs: Scribus - for drawing objects; and Gimp - an image editing program. This way you will be ready for your future as a designer in no time!

  • learn to work with the free programs Scribus and Gimp
  • learn to design in an accessible way, step by step step
  • can take on graphic tasks or projects
  • study comfortably at home at your own pace and in your own way
  • enjoy online supervision by an experienced designer
Graphic Design for Beginners
  • cpEducationTypeProfessional
  • Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
  • cpCourseTypeHome
  • 3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
  • cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma
  • €249
cpProgram Graphic Design for Beginners
Designs for Non-Designers - Online Course
  • The world of graphic designer
  • Installing and working with Scribus
  • Drawing with Scribus
  • Preparing files for printing
  • Install and work with Gimp
  • Edit images with Gimp
  • Photo and image optimization
Designs for Non-Designers - Home Course
  • You know how to edit and optimize images in the Gimp software program
  • You make beautiful digital drawings thanks to your knowledge of Scribus
  • Flyers, leaflets, posters ... For work or private: You make something beautiful out of it!
  • You control the entire design process, from creation to print-ready
Course - Designs for Non-Designers
  • Graphic designer in the commercial department of a company
  • Independent graphic designer, with a business management certificate
  • Design birth announcements and posters for friends, family and customers


You can get started right after your registration! The digital course will be on your profile page within the minute. The paper version will be posted immediately and you will receive it quickly at home. Thanks to the flexibility of a home study you study where and when you want. You get a year long guidance from a passionate top teacher through an online platform, so you are not alone! If you are ready, take your exam at one of our exam locations and if you pass, you will receive the diploma!


For your course you pay Graphic Design for Beginners but 249.00 euros. For this you will receive the illustrated course book, the professional guidance of your teacher for one year, access to the online student platform and the possibility to take a free exam within one period of five years at one of our exam locations! Everything for an ideal start!

Graphic Design for Beginners
  • cpEducationTypeProfessional
  • Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning
  • cpCourseTypeHome
  • 3-6 month.plural cpCourseTypeHomeDurationSuffix
  • cpCourseTypeDiplomaPrefix diploma
  • €249

cpStartNewCarreer Graphic Design for Beginners. cpChooseQualityEducationWith Coursle - Centre For Distance Learning.

cpGoodToKnowAboutCourse Graphic Design for Beginners

The Centre for Distance Learning, part of Ondernemersschool BV, is the largest training provider in the Benelux. It organizes professional training courses for adults from all over the world through the distance learning system. The school is nationally and internationally recognized by various professional associations such as the Wellness Federation, the Centre for Professional Qualification and is registered in the Central Register for Short Professional Education (CRKBO). This means that the educational institution complies with the Quality Code for Education Institutions for Short Professional Education. Moreover, the Center for Distance Learning meets the strict quality requirements of ISO 9001:2015.