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Adobe Photoshop Essentials (Live Virtual Classroom)

Adobe Photoshop is the industry-standard graphics and photo editing software. This online course covers the software’s fundamentals needed to work with and edit graphic images made up of pixels. By the end of the course, participants will have an understanding in running and using Photoshop for creating and editing images.

Method of Teaching

This course provides live instructor-led demonstration and discussions, student engagement and hands on exercises using Zoom, Google Classroom and Adobe Photoshop CC. When necessary, students will complete exercises after-class to be submitted before the next one.

Course Outline
Session/Day Lessons


Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop
  • PCCI Anywhere Orientation
  • Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop
  • View & Navigate Image Document
  • Using a Tool
  • Saving to Different Formats


Creating Precise Selections
  • Using Marquee, Lasso, Magic Wand & Quick Selection Tools
  • Moving/Copying a Selection
  • Adding-to, Subtracting-from a Selection
  • Transforming an Image or Selection Marquee


Fixing Common Photo Problems
  • Cropping an Image
  • Applying Global Tonal Adjustment & Color Correction
  • Local Tonal & Color Adjustment
  • Retouching


Creating & Using Layers to Organize Output
  • Using Layers
  • Transferring Between Images
  • Layer Attributes - Opacity, Blending Mode
  • Moving, Transforming, Linking Layers
  • Creating Color Gradients
  • Adding Text
  • Merging Layers


Working with Text and Applying Formatting
  • Using the Horizontal Type Tool
  • Character & Paragraph Formatting
  • Adding Layer Style
  • Point Text Mode vs. Paragraph Text Mode

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

Dates Time
Feb 8–12 (Mon to Fri) 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
morning 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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