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Adobe Illustrator Essentials (Live Virtual Classroom)

Adobe Illustrator has become every graphic designer’s “must have” tool. This online course covers the fundamentals necessary to work with vector-based graphics. By the end of the course, students will learn everything a beginner needs to know to get up and running with Illustrator.

Method of Teaching

This course provides live instructor-led demonstration and discussions, student engagement and on-the-spot hands on exercises using Zoom, Google Classroom and Adobe Illustrator CC. An offline project will be given to students to complete and present on the last day.

Course Outline
Session/Day Lessons


Getting Started with Adobe Illustrator
  • PCCI Anywhere Orientation
  • Getting Started with Adobe Illustrator
  • Exploring Illustrator Interface
Create and Saving Documents


Organizing and Viewing Artwork
  • Creating and Editing Artboards
  • Viewing Elements
  • Introduction to Layers
  • Rules and Guides
  • Lock, Stock and Groups


Drawing Basics
  • AI Basic Tools Quick Guide
  • Basic Shape Tools
  • Pen Tool Basics
  • Editing Tools
  • Techniques


Applying Color and Text
  • Applying Color and Gradients
  • Applying Gradient Mesh
  • Using Text in AI


Manipulating Artwork
  • Rotate and Reflect Commands
  • Envelop Distort
  • Blend Commands
  • Applying Effects

Students must have the following: Zoom application, Gmail account (for Google Classroom) and Adobe Illustrator CC (lower versions are acceptable however maybe restricted) and stable internet connection. For more details, check our ONLINE TRAINING FAQs.

Dates Time
Feb 15-19 (Mon to Fri) 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
evening class
Payment Options

There are several ways to pay:

Online bank transfer or bank deposit

  • any Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) branch, in favor of Philippine Center for Creative Imaging Inc, S/A 1-249-91545-5; or
  • any Banco de Oro (BDO) branch, in favor of Philippine Center for Creative Imaging Inc, S/A 00429-0078357.


Online payment via PayPal. (Please click here)





PhP 6,000 inclusive of VAT.

A student who has registered to our physical classes may avail of online classes instead. The difference in fees will be converted to store credits or applied to other online classes that he might want to attend.

Includes materials & e-certificate at the end of the class.

Be sure to read the Registration Info before registering.


Note: Your seat is not confirmed until we receive a 50 percent down payment.

Course Date(s)

Deposit payment at your nearest Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) branch, in the name of Philippine Center for Creative Imaging, S/A 1-249-91545-5. Fax deposit slip to 892-5281 with your name and class details. Surrender deposit slip on first day of class to get official receipt.

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