Learn Photoshop at your office

Our friendly Certified trainers customise the course to your exact needs

Your Photoshop Certified trainers understand your needs and teach you accordingly

 

You’ll feel amazing when you see what you have achieved.

Book a course with Red Rocket Studio and one of our friendly Adobe Certified Instructors will come to your office or place of work.

Our trainer will then teach you Photoshop at whatever level you are at (beginner to advanced). You can work on your own files if you wish. The training is customised to your exact needs. 1 to 1 or groups.

Learning Adobe Photoshop at the office

What type of course would you like?

 

1 to 1 training icon  Private one-to-one customised course at your office

Covering your exact needs, this one-to-one customised Photoshop training course will allow you to work on your own files and go at your own pace.

 

From £385 for the first person and then under half price for further people.

 

Group training icon  Private Group Courses at your office

If you have a number of staff who require training, contact us for our group training rates.

Debbie Abraham silver peach tutors Chelmsford

I really enjoyed the course. It was easy to follow. I was a complete beginner with Photoshop and I now feel very confident.

Debbie Abraham

  1 year unlimited support by phone or email – If you have any problems after the course just contact us and we’ll help you to fix them.

 

  Digital training files and materials, printed notes and keyboard shortcut reference chart

 

  A certificate of completion

 

free consultation service with your trainer  We offer a free consultation service with your trainer, to help build your perfect course.

Looking at camera while training woman
Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign courses Essex and London

You will finish the course with confidence to edit and retouch images expertly.

 

  • Fix images that are too light, dark or funny colours
  • Remove or replace parts of an image
  • Cut out a simple portrait including hair
  • Copy one or more images and comp into another
  • Resize images for both web and print use
  • Save the correct file type for web, print or Microsoft

 

Scroll down to see a full list

Contact Ally using the form below

For a full list of subjects covered on the course scroll down this page. Your friendly trainer will help you choose the areas you need depending on your needs.

Make your images look their best with Photoshop training from Red rocket studio
  • Learn to make all your images look their best
Fix problem images (too light or dark, funny colours)
  • Fix difficult images that are too dark and funny colours
Remove or replace parts of an image
  • Remove or replace parts of an image
before after bond
  • Cut out a simple portrait including hair
photoshop training composition
  • Copy one or more images and comp together into another
  • Resize images for both web and print use
  • Save the correct file type for web, print or Microsoft

Photoshop Course Outline

The Adobe Photoshop Environment

  • Controlling the workspace
  • The screen layout
  • Navigation and zoom shortcuts

 

Working with Selections

  • What are Selections, and why are they useful?
  • Creating Selections using the Marquee tools
  • The Lasso tools
  • The Magic Wand and Quick Selection tools
  • Adding to, or deleting from selections
  • Saving and loading Selections
  • Cropping and rotating an image

 

Image Adjustment

  • Using the Adjustments panel for live, non-destructive image adjustment
  • Brightness, Contrast, Gamma, Hue / Saturation
  • Colour balance for shadows, highlights and mid-tones
  • Levels and curves
  • The black and white conversion tool
  • Colour correction
  • Sharpening

 

Using the History Panel

  • As an Undo
  • For effects
  • Using the History brush and the Art brushes to create natural media effects
  • RAM and hard disk (scratch disk) issues

 

Fixing Problem Images

  • Using Levels to fix tone range
  • Using Curves to fix contrast
  • The Clone Stamp and Heal tools
  • Shadow and Highlight adjustments
  • Hue and Saturation controls
  • Blurring and Sharpening filters

 

Working with Layers

  • Layers and Selections
  • The Transform commands
  • Building layered compositions
  • Merging layers
  • Applying transparency
  • Basic layer blending modes
  • Adding text layers
  • Adjustment layers
  • Special effects
  • Layer masks

 

Adding Type to an Image

  • Adjusting text
  • Adjusting text appearance
  • Using text effects commands
  • Rendering text
  • Text distortion and warping, text on a path

 

General Output

  • Re-sampling and printing
  • Resizing and adjusting resolution to the most appropriate values for printing
  • File formats for export

 

Saving Files

  • Choosing the right colour mode
  • Adjusting resolution and image size
Large monitor with photoshop

More advanced tools and techniques

Layers

  • Duplicating Layers
  • Layer masks
  • Preserve transparency and locking Layers
  • Grouping Layers
  • Adjustment Layers and adjustment Layer Masks
  • Working with Layer comps
  • Using Layer Auto-Alignment and blending
  • Smart Objects including Smart Filters
  • Using Content Aware Fill
  • Using Content Aware Scale
  • Using Puppet Warp

 

Advanced Layer Composition

  • Replace Colour and Colour Range
  • Working with the Pen tool
  • Advanced masking techniques
  • Advanced blending mode techniques
  • Creating type on a path
  • Using spot colour Channels
  • Using Clipping groups
  • Creating stereoscopic images
  • Using Layer comps
  • Masking techniques

 

Shape Tool

  • Working with and editing shapes
  • Creating and importing custom shapes, eg, logos for re-use
  • Using editable rounded rectangles
  • Multi-shape and Path Selection
  • Saving in Shapes panel

 

Clipping Masks

  • Clipping paths to create selected areas
  • Using displacement maps with type to create special effects

 

Automation and Scripts

  • PDF presentation
  • Droplets
  • Photomerge
  • Web Gallery

 

Using the Actions Panel

  • Using, adjusting and creating Textures
  • Batch-processing several files

 

Sharpening Techniques and Blur

  • Unsharp Mask
  • Lens blurs

 

Photography Essentials

  • Camera Raw format
  • HDR images
photoshop levels panel with paint model