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May 2021

Adobe Photoshop Training For Beginners

Course Information

Start Date22 May 2021, Saturday
End Date22 May 2021, Saturday
Time9am to 5pm
VenueHoliday Inn Orchard City Centre
Fee$680 (excluding GST)
ContactRoshini | 6720 3333 | training.aventis@gmail.com
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Adobe Photoshop is an incredibly powerful program that allows you to do professional-grade image manipulations and adjustments. Whether you want to work with product images or design website layouts, Photoshop has the tools you need to get the job done. However, Photoshop is so powerful that approaching it as a beginner can seem daunting.

If you have wanted to learn Photoshop but haven’t known where to start, this course will guide you through hands-on exercises in retouching photos and designing professional looking advertisements. Essential techniques such as setting up a new document, cropping, retouching, styling text effects, and combining multiple images, will be taught in this power-packed workshop. You will also learn the secrets of nondestructive editing layers such as masks & Smart Objects to produce eye-catching artwork that will surely wow your audience. Your graphic design skill set will never be the same again!

Course Highlights
  • Learn the basic tools and functions of Photoshop
  • Learn how to create and export a document
  • Explore tips, tricks, and shortcuts in Photoshop
Target Audience

Professionals and individuals who are interested in developing a good working knowledge of Photoshop and the various image editing techniques 


Participants will need to bring a laptop with internet/wifi connectivity and download Photoshop’s trial version for the training.

Course Outline

Module 1: Getting Started with Photoshop

  • Getting to know the user interface and work area

  • Getting acquainted with Photoshop tools

  • Navigating to any area of an image with panning and zooming

Module 2: Preparing a New Document

  • Creating a new document for different layouts

  • Combining images to form a montage

Module 3: Working with Text

  • Adding and manipulating text

  • Applying Layer Styles to create special text effects

Module 4: Smart Cropping

  • Accurately straighten images crooked images

  • Correcting image perspective

Module 5: Selection Tools & Layers of Manipulation

  • Using selection tools such as Magic Wand, Quick Selection and Lasso to isolate parts of an image

  • Improving selection using the Select & Mask command

  • Smart selection using Select Subject

  • Creating layers & adjustment layers to creatively manipulate images

Module 6: Image Enhancement & Photo Effects

  • Fixing underexposed & backlit photos in a jiffy

  • Professionally enhance images with the removal of colour cast

  • Using Adjustment panel for nondestructive adjustments

Module 7: Smart Ways to Use Photoshop

  • Utilizing transformation, distortion and warping to create visual interest

  • Applying non-destructive transformations with Smart Objects

  • Working with layer masks to achieve professional-looking photos

  • Achieve granular selections with Quick Mask

Module 8: Exporting Artwork

  • Exporting completed artwork in Photoshop’s PSD format for future editing

  • Exporting design in a variety of formats

Adobe Certified Master Trainer: James Lee

James Lee is a passionate facilitator with more than 20 years of training expertise in both corporate and educational fields. During which, he has guided and mentored numerous users in the usage of software applications. He is currently a Social Media and Content Specialist at Equinet Academy. James has a vast number of certifications, including the Advanced Certificate in Learning and Performance (ACLP), Google Ads Search Certificate, Google Ads Display Certificate, Adobe Certified – Photoshop CC 2015, Adobe Certified – Dreamweaver CC, Adobe Certified Web specialist, and more.