Adobe Photoshop Training - Weekend

Level: Beginner

Duration: 2 days

Cost: £345

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Overview of the course
Want to learn Adobe Photoshop, but don’t have the time to attend our regular courses during the week? Then Photoshop Weekend is certainly for you! During this two-day weekend course, our Adobe certified instructors will teach you the fundamentals of the most powerful image editing software in the industry. You will familiarise yourself with the interface, start editing photographs and graphics, enhance your existing images and understand different file formats. The duration and the outline of this course is exactly the same as the outline of Photoshop – Beginner, but the price is reduced and it is only available over the weekends. Whether you are a student, or an employee who is working full-time, you can take advantage of this weekend course to learn all the essential Photoshop skills you need!

This course is for…
Students and full-time employees, who do not have the time during the week to attend one of our scheduled courses. The content of the course is suitable for those who are just starting off their image manipulation journey. Even if you have some experience in using this application, you will certainly find this class useful, as it will help you rid yourself from some of the bad habits you might have picked up over time.

Prerequisites
You do not need any prior knowledge of the software, in order to attend this course. However, you should have a basic understanding of your computer’s operating system – such as launching an application, creating folders, saving files and copying them onto a different drive.

About the application
Adobe Photoshop is the industry standard graphics editing application. This powerful software lets you create extraordinary digital images. Whether you are a photographer, graphic designer, digital artist or just an enthusiast; learning this tool will help you take your skills to the next level.

The Photoshop Workflow

  • Interface
  • Workspaces
  • Commands and shortcuts
  • Navigation
  • History Panel

Cropping and Straightening

  • Using the Crop Tool
  • Transforming the canvas
  • Working with the Ruler Tool

Selections

  • Basic selection tools
  • Colour Range
  • Refining selections

Basic Image Adjustments

  • Working with a histogram
  • Brightness / Contrast
  • Variations
  • Levels
  • Curves

Fixing Problem Images

  • Cloning
  • Healing an image
  • Dodge and Burn Tools
  • Filters

Masking

  • Understanding masks
  • Brush properties
  • Mask options
  • Refining a mask

Working with Layers

  • Creating new layers
  • Transforming layers
  • Opacity
  • Stacking order
  • Layer Styles

Output

  • Different file formats
  • Saving images
  • Optimising for the web

Group Bookings

If you make a booking for three or more people to the same course, you can claim an additional 15% discount for each student from the original price of this course.

Education and Non-profit Organisations

If you are working for a non-profit organisation or an educational establishment, you can claim an additional 15% discount on all our courses.

Training Credits

Our Training Credits Scheme is the most cost-effective way to train your entire team. With this scheme, you buy training days up front and use them over one year. To see full details, visit our Training Credits Page.

Early Bird

If you book this course at least three months in advance, you can claim 15% discount from the original price.

Students and Freelancers

We know how difficult it can be to try and self-fund a course – that’s why we introduced a 15% discount to all university students and those who work as freelancers.