Photoshop 2024

Quickstart Training Course

This 1-day beginner class is designed to get you up and running quickly in Photoshop. You will learn basic photo retouching, color correction, selections, replacing backgrounds, adding type, and preparing your images for print and web.

What's Included

  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • Training Manual
  • FREE Class Repeat (valid for 6 months)
1 Day $495.00
Authorised Training Centre

Live face-to-face instructor

No minimum class size - all classes guaranteed to run!

This course is ideal for designers, marketers and anyone who is pursuing a career in graphic design. No prior experience of Photoshop is needed. Training available on Mac and PC.

This 6-hour class is meant to get you started fast. If you want to learn Photoshop in greater depth, check out our 18-hour Photoshop Fundamentals class or view our full range of Adobe Photoshop training courses.

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Detailed Course Outline

Learn the basics of viewing & navigating the Photoshop interface and the fundamentals of working with images.
  • Lecture: Concepts of Raster vs Vector
  • Lecture: Artificial Intelligence features in Photoshop
  • Creating & Managing A New Document / Workspaces
  • Setting up to work with Images: Import/Export
  • Non-Destructive Design Techniques 101
Simple Cleanup and Retouching: eliminating red eye, erasing facial blemishes, and more in this quick down-and-dirty guide.
  • Fixing Blemishes using the Healing Tools
  • What is Content-Aware & How to Manipulate it
  • Removing Red Eye with the Red Eye Tool
  • Removing using Artificial Intelligence in Photoshop
Selecting parts of an image can often be tricky with conventional selection tools.
  • Working with Selections & Non-Destructive Design
  • Introducing the Selection Tools
  • Using the Object Selection Tool (AI Infused Selections)
  • Erasing/Deleting vs Layer Masks
  • Fundamental Background Replacements
Learn the basics of typography and commonly used effects like drop shadows, glows, and more.
  • Fundamental Typography in Photoshop / Adobe Fonts
  • Creating great-looking text: Paragraphs vs. Titles
  • Stylizing Quotes and credits
  • Getting artistic with creative typography
Learn how to isolate and combine images into a custom design for a social media post.
  • Basic formatting, design, and output for Screen
  • Working with Brightness & Contrast
  • Working with Color Balance
  • Working with Layer Styles and Effects
Make a cover for a report, book, or other printed medium. The same skills can help you create presentations and more.
  • Basic formatting, design, and output for Print
  • Design and layout
  • Working with Layer Styles
  • Working with Shapes and Images
This optional module or lesson will go further into determining what file formats are best for specific situations.
  • Project delivery: Print, Social Media, Film/TV & Beyond
  • Common File Formats
  • New file formats and how it will affect you
  • Saving to the Cloud vs Computer

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered in a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.