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Adobe Photoshop CS6 Essentials Introduction 1 Day - Manchester

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Learn the basics of the leading image-manipulation program. Our introduction will show you the first steps in adjusting and enhancing images, and is an essential starting point for anyone interested in creative visuals.

After we guide you through the essentials of controlling the Photoshop environment, we will show you how to adjust images, create compositions, and fix common photo issues. You will learn about some of the powerful tools available to make your images stand out.

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Price: £275.00 ex VAT
Version: Adobe Photoshop CS6
Level: Introduction
Duration: 1 Day (10am - 5pm)
Location: Central Manchester
Computer: Windows & Mac
Next Dates: 30 Oct
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Photoshop Introduction 1 Day Overview

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This 1-day Essentials course helps you learn about the tools and features available in Adobe Photoshop. We will help you understand how this industry-leading program takes image manipulation to a new level. You will use the program's tools for painting, retouching, and enhancing images by using selections and layers.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Navigate the Photoshop environment
  • Select parts of an image in several ways
  • Enhance images by using Adjustment Layers and Smart Sharpen
  • Understand tools used for painting and retouching images
  • Blend images to create simple compositions
  • Add and adjust both text and layers
  • Resize images for the web and for print
  • Prepare images for print

Our goal is for you to understand the basics of adjusting and enhancing images.


Course Target Audience and delegate prerequisites

This course is intended for digital artists and photographers as well as those who work for advertising agencies, design agencies, marketing agencies, production houses, and specialist corporate departments.

You will need basic PC or Mac skills, including a solid understanding of a computer's operating system (Windows or Mac OS). You will also need to know how to launch a program, create and save files, and copy files from CDs and other media.

 

Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

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Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day Course Outline

The following is a general outline. The range of topics covered during your training is dependent upon student level, time available and preferences of your course booking.

Managing the Adobe Photoshop Environment
  • Exploring the Interface
  • Managing Panels
  • Adjusting and Saving your Workspace
  • Zooming in and out and moving around
  • Using Undos with the History Panel
Working with Selections
  • Creating Selections using Marquee, Magic Wand, Quick Selection and Lasso tools
  • Adding and Subtracting from a selection
  • Saving and Reloading a Selection
Enhancing an Image
  • Cropping an image
  • Using Levels
  • Adjustment Layers
  • Sharpening using Smart Sharpen
Painting, Retouching and creating Artistic Images
  • Basics of Painting
  • Clone Stamp and Healing Brush tools
  • Using the Filter Gallery
Basic working with Layers
  • Creating New Layers
  • Transforming Layer Objects
  • Adding Text
Checking the Image settings
  • Sizing images for web pages
  • Sizing images for print
  • Resizing images
Saving images
  • Understanding different file type options
  • Saving for Web
Printing images
  • Understanding the Print options

Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

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What's Included

The following are provided for your best experience on this course:

  • All computers for your use with choice of Windows or Mac systems
  • Small class size (limited to a maximum of 4-8 attendees on all sessions)
  • Quality reference manual for post course reference to take away with you
  • 6 months post course support to assist you where needed
  • Official Adobe Authorised Certificate for your successful completion of the course
  • Lunch To give you the most flexible options for lunch we provide lunch vouchers which can be redeemed locally at a number of popular eateries including Pret A Manger, EAT, Starbucks, Tesco, Sainsburys, Boots and Greggs
  • Refreshments to keep you on top form are available for you throughout the course with a full range of teas, coffees and biscuits
  • Pads and pens

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Further details on benefits included with this Adobe Photoshop CS6 course:

We are an Adobe Authorised Training Centre and our trainers are Adobe Certified Instructors with years of experience teaching Photoshop. Get the Photo Editing skills you need with our experienced Photoshop professionals.

Included with our Photoshop courses is the Brilliant Photoshop book provided for free to use as a post course reference resource. This is a full 300+ page manual to supplement the content covered during the course.

Included with your course booking for all delegates on this course is 6 months free support so if you run into problems or need assistance relating to anything covered during your course we would be happy to assist you during this time.

After your Adobe class with XChange Training you will receive our official Adobe Authorised Training Certificate as a record of your successful completion of the Adobe Certified Photoshop course.

Delegates attending scheduled or bespoke courses at our training centres will receive lunch and plentiful refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate for each day of the course.

Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

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Training Location

This course is provided at the XChange Training Manchester training centre based at:

Piccadilly House
49 Piccadilly
Manchester
M1 2AP


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Piccadilly House is located in the heart of Manchester directly next to the Piccadilly Gardens transport interchange with excellent bus and tram connections and is easily accessed from Piccadilly train Station (5 mins). Victoria station is also close by (around 10 mins).

Daily course times run between 10am and 5pm with an hour break for lunch and both mid morning and mid-afternoon refreshment breaks. We recommend arrival at 9.45am for registration on the first day of the course.

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Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

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Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

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  • 30 Apr
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The course was extremely useful and I really enjoyed it! The trainer was great and I hope to put it all into good practice.

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Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 30 Oct
  • 27 Nov
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  • 10 Jan
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  • 07 Mar
  • 09 Apr
  • 30 Apr
  • 04 Jun
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The course was extremely useful and I really enjoyed it! The trainer was great and I hope to put it all into good practice.

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Testimonials

The course was extremely useful and I really enjoyed it! The trainer was great and I hope to put it all into good practice.

Sarah Frandsen, Wimbledon Tennis Championships, Photoshop - 2 Day Introduction

The instructor was clearly knowledgeable of their subject. Pacing was good and the content was applied to the different backgrounds of the people who were present. All staff were courteous - good facilities.

Bruce Fleming, Central Park Primary School, Photoshop - 2 Day Advanced

The course was well informed and our tutor was very knowledgeable and patient with all students. I would highly recommend this course and XChange Training for the future.

Jenni Prichard, Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward, Photoshop - 2 Day Introduction

The trainer was very helpful and approachable and we got answers to all our questions. Great course!

Aspasia Valiasi, FilmFlex Movies, Photoshop - 1 Day Introduction

Overall I feel the Photoshop course was great. The tutor was patient and had a great in depth knowledge on Photoshop. All in all I had a great day and I feel like I'm a more confident Photoshop user thanks to the trainer and XChange training.

Jonathan Ford, Bos Ltd, Adobe Photoshop - 1 Day Advanced

The course was very helpful. As a complete novice I now feel I have enough knowledge to get started. I enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and small group. I would definitely recommend this course.

Kerri McKenna, The Bead Shop, Photoshop Introduction - 2 Days

I've learnt a great deal in the space of four days and am very much looking forward to using my new Photoshop skills at work in my job! I have a new found confidence in using Photoshop as part of the work I do and I never thought I'd be able to say that as before I just completely avoided using it.

Emily Ball, Brandfuel, Photoshop - 2 Day Advanced

Good basic introduction to Photoshop but included some advanced elements that could be expanded on with further reading/training.

Karen Hartley, J Murphy & Sons, Photoshop - 2 Day Introduction

Thank you very much for a really good course yesterday. I have been a Photoshop user for several years but this is the first time I have understood how the program works which is exactly what I wanted to achieve, as well as learn good practice and new techniques.

Robert Green, Larato, Photoshop 1 Day Introduction

Great one to one training which was really specific and which I can implement immediately to my everyday workload as soon as I get back in to the office!

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Photoshop CS6 Introduction 1 Day

Piccadilly Gardens, Central Manchester

Next available Manchester course dates

  • 30 Oct
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  • 09 Apr
  • 30 Apr
  • 04 Jun
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The course was extremely useful and I really enjoyed it! The trainer was great and I hope to put it all into good practice.

Sarah Frandsen, Wimbledon Tennis Championships, Photoshop - 2 Day Introduction

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