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Photoshop Courses

Adobe Photoshop Training: Introduction & Intermediate

Photoshop Introduction & Intermediate

Length : 2 Days
Format : Classroom & Live Online
From : £ 495 (+VAT)

This course takes you from complete beginner to confident Photoshop user in 2 days.

  • Intro to Photoshop & Creative Cloud
  • Editing & retouching your photos.
  • Annotating images using text effects
  • Selecting specific parts of images to edit
  • Optimising images for print and web
Adobe Photoshop Training: Advanced Course

Photoshop Advanced

Length : 1 Day
Format : Classroom & Live Online
From : £ 350 (+VAT)

Develop your existing Photoshop skills & learn to streamline your work.

  • Understanding channels & clipping paths
  • Using levels, curves & advanced masking
  • Advanced layer techniques
  • Creating images from scratch
  • Automate repetitive tasks using actions
Adobe Photoshop Training: Combined Course (Introduction & Advanced)

Photoshop Combined (SAVE £55)

Length : 3 Days
Format : Classroom & Live Online
From : £ 790 (+VAT)

The fastest way to go from complete beginners to advanced Photoshop users.

Save £55 when you book our Advanced and Introduction & Intermediate course at the same time.

Advanced Photoshop Retouching & Photo Editing

Photoshop Advanced Retouching

Length : 2 Days
Format : Classroom & Live Online
From : £ 495 (+VAT)

This advanced course is for people with a good working knowledge of Photoshop.

  • Understanding white balance & lighting
  • Enhancing colours
  • Cleaning up difficult areas: hair, skin, eyes
  • Smoothing wrinkles
  • Removing colour casts
Photoshop For Web Designers

Photoshop for Web Designers

Length : 1 Day
Format : Classroom & Live Online

This beginners course is focused on using Photoshop for image manipulation and retouching.

  • Navigating Photoshop
  • Basic image correction: size, resolution
  • Layers: creating, duplicating, blending
  • Using smart objects to create logos
  • Using & editing smart filters
Understanding Photoshop Layers

Photoshop Layers

Length : 1 Day
Format : Classroom & Live Online

This course is for beginners looking to develop a deep understanding of Photoshop layers.

  • Emphasising specific parto of an image
  • Combining images using layers
  • Creating colour gradients
  • Blurring using Gaussian blur
  • Combining layers using clipping

London & Surrey Locations

Guildford Training Courses
Surrey Technology Centre, 40 Occam Road
Guildford, GU2 7YG
Tel: 01483 688 488

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London Training Courses
Fleet House, 8-12 New Bridge St
London, EC4V 6AL
Tel: 0203 603 0150

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Private Training Courses

Looking for private group training or a 1-2-1 session?

Our custom courses are organised on dates to suit you, either at your office or ours whichever you’d prefer.

Our free pre-course reviews ensure that custom courses focus on the exact topics that you need to cover, our training is basically your own customised masterclass!

The Training Day

Course Times

9.15 - 9.30
Arrival
9.30 - 11.00
Training Session 1
11.00 - 11.15
Break
11.15 - 12.30
Training Session 2
12.30 - 13.30
Lunch
13.30 - 14.25
Training Session 3
14.25 - 15.00
Break
15.00 - 16.30
Training Session 4

What's Included?

Everything you need for a great day's training to up your game as a graphic designer

A full-colour manual to take home with you A full-colour manual to take home with you
A USB stick so that you can take the exercises you've been working on home with you A USB stick so that you can take the exercises you've been working on home with you
Pens, pads and everything you'll need  to take notes Pens, pads and everything you'll need to take notes
Plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits Plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits
6 months of support post the course in case you get stuck on anything 6 months of support post the course in case you get stuck on anything
A modern comfortable air-conditioned  training room A modern comfortable air-conditioned training room
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FAQs

  • Maximum number of delegates who can attend has been reduced to 4 or 5 depending on location
  • Temperature checks on arrival
  • Desk distancing complies with guidelines
  • Hand sanitising on arrival
  • Facemasks available
  • In the office all training equipment and furniture sanitised thoroughly after use
  • Stationery used by the delegates during training to be taken away with the delegate or disposed of at the end of the day
  • The building cleaning staff regularly disinfect all of all of the doors, handles, stair hand rails, etc.

Our online training is designed to re-create the classroom experience as closely as possible. It is a live training session using Zoom or Teams and the trainer is there throughout. The training is still hands-on so you do need to have the software installed on your own computer. The trainer shares their screen to demonstrate techniques and there is also the option of being able to share your screen if you are really stuck! Depending on the class size, which we still keep to a maximum of 8, questions can be asked at any time or at set points throughout the day.

The trainers like to see you! They much prefer it if you have a camera on so they can see you as well as you them.

We provide everything that you will need for a fun, productive day of training.

Everyone has their own computer to work on in a comfortable, bright, air conditioned room.

We provide plenty of tea, coffee & biscuits, and a USB stick so that you can take files home with you.

We provide 6 months of post course support as well.

If you get stuck on anything relating to the course simply get in touch and explain the issue.

We will make sure your trainer contacts you as soon as possible to help you out.

We don’t want to be the biggest training company but we are trying to be the best.

We have now won the Feefo Gold Award for customer service for 6 years in a row.

We always limit our classes to a maximum of 8 delegates but try to keep them smaller. During 2018 our average class size was 4 people.

To back up our promise of great training we offer a 100% money back guarantee.

Our focus is on you being a faster, more capable Photoshop user when you return to work.

Our courses combine traditional teaching to explain new concepts and tools with hands-on exercises.

The exercises ensure that you get plenty of time to try out what you have just been taught and make sure that you really understand it.

We also make sure that there is plenty of time for you to ask questions in case there is anything you are unsure of.

PhotoShop creates pixel-based images that are then saved as TIFF, JPEG, PNG etc… resulting in quality issues if later resized. We cover the differences in graphics file formats in our introduction to Photoshop training course.

Illustrator is used to create and edit vector based graphics… shapes, lines and text… which are not pixel based, and so are scalable and always pin-sharp… ideal for logos, icons, diagrams, maps and plans etc. These graphics are normally saved as AI, EPS, or SVG files, and retain their vector properties. However, Illustrator files can also be saved as JPEG and PNG etc, and will then become pixel based, making them ideal for the web.

Adobe Photoshop costs under £10/month on a Creative Cloud subscription and includes Adobe Lightroom.

Yes, they are covered in our beginners Photoshop course. A good understanding of Layers is essential for being creative with PhotoShop.

Of course… once you have a good working knowledge of Layers!

No… PhotoShop is practically identical on Mac and Windows platforms.

We will provide every attendee with a Certificate to prove you are capable using the software.

Come dressed in your most comfortable and casual clothing.

Our advanced Photoshop course covers actions.

Actions are extremely useful. They allow you to automate repetitive tasks and so can save you huge amounts of time when working with large numbers of images.

The Advanced Image Adjustment section of our Photoshop course for advanced users covers this in great detail. Obviously other techniques can be used for image retouching but they often produce less good results.

Our London training centre is very centrally located in the City of London.

It is a 3-minute walk from both Blackfriars tube station and Thameslink station.

For full details of it’s location and nearby amenities (banks, shops, hotels etc) see this link: Photoshop Training