Adobe Photoshop - Introduction


This course is eligible for bursary funding.

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Adobe Photoshop is recognised as an essential tool for those working with digital images. 

Our introduction course is designed for those new to the software, and would like to get the most from this immensely powerful application. This course will introduce some essential Photoshop tools and image manipulation techniques through hands-on excersises and tutor led demonstrations. You need no previous experience to attend this course

Those looking to hone their digital image editing skills and make their edits shine. 


  • Introducing pixel based programs
  • Photoshop colour modes and models
  • Setting up photoshop
  • Image size and resolution
  • Basic selection techniques
  • Straightening, rotating & cropping images
  • Repairing and sharpening images
  • Tonal Adjustments
  • Layers and layer management
  • Saving files & file formats
  • Preparing photoshop images for print, screen and the web

Industry professionals

Do I need to bring anything to the course?It’s advisable to bring a pen and some notepaper. Otherwise, all you need is a receptive mind and your energy and enthusiasm.Is lunch provided?We keep you replenished with teas, coffee, biscuits and fruit. We don’t provide lunch – although there are a number of sandwich shops, cafes, restaurants close by, as well as a supermarket.What if I have to cancel?If you cancel more than 10 working days before the course date, you will get a full refund. If you cancel with less than 10 days' notice, or once the course has been confirmed, the full course fees are still due. We will however endeavour to get you onto to a future course as and when we have a spare space. Although this cannot be guaranteed and will usually involve you being offered the place at short notice, we have a great track record of making sure people get their training – even it takes a bit of time.

Maximum 8 people.


10:00-17:30 (please arrive 15 minutes early for induction)


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be in writing and must be received at least 10 working days prior to the course date or the full fee will be charged. DV Talent reserves the right to cancel courses at any time (e.g. if there are insufficient enrolments) without liability, and delegates will be offered an alternative date or full refund. In booking a course, you are acknowledging you have read and accepted our Terms and Conditions.