Photoshop Day Course – Level 1

Rated 4.92 out of 5 based on 13 customer ratings
(13 customer reviews)


Course hours 8:30am to 4:00pm for 1 day





This Photoshop Day Course is designed to get you started fast, using the Adobe CC (Creative Cloud). It is taught on the Gold Coast and is specialised for people who need to use Photoshop lightly and only have one day to spare.

This 1-day Adobe Photoshop course is designed to fast-track your learning and teach you the basics of photo editing. Our industry experts will guide you through the fundamentals of Photoshop so you can hit the ground running after completing the course. 

Using the latest version of Photoshop, you’ll discover the basic tips and tricks used by professional graphic designers and learn valuable techniques and shortcuts to help you get started. 

This course is designed for those with little or no Photoshop experience and will give you the know-how to complete simple Photoshop tasks. You’ll learn how to retouch photos, replace backgrounds, crop photos, use finish effects and much more. 

Adobe Photoshop Level 1 is perfect for anyone wanting to create social media content in-house and edit and manipulate images for marketing collateral. 

Want to learn more? Sign up for our Level 2 Adobe Photoshop course to further your skills.


What you will Learn:

Photoshop is a leading industry program. You will learn photoshops basic techniques of:

• Getting Started
• Making Selections
• Photo re touching basics
• Replacing Backgrounds
• Creating a background cover
• Preparing Photo for print
• Saving Images for Web

Projects you will cover:

• Cutting out a person and changing the background
• Photo Retouching
• Creating a basic background cover
• Creating a pattern out of the image and applying to a selection
• Web graphic ad for social media

Course Content

Getting started
• Setting Preferences
• The control panel
• Basic keyboard short cuts
• Common retouching tasks such as eliminating red eye, erasing blemishes
• Removing undesired background elements
• Copying and pasting
• Making Selections
• Using the healing brush tool
• Clone stamp tool
• The magic wand
• Image Compositing



• Feathering Selections
• Working with Layers
• Working with Type
• Quick Masks
• Gradient Tools
• Creating a pattern
• Blending
• Outputting the images for web
• Resizing images
• jpeg quality
• Using Curves
• Masking out unwanted adjusments
• Colour RGB vs CMYK
• Colour Fill
• Refine Edges


Our accredited trainers are industry professionals who have over 10 years experience in the graphic design industry. So what does this mean. we are certified educators with real world experiences which this relates back to the activities that we do in class.


We teach on Adobes latest creative cloud  application on-in house fast computers, with no more than 6 students as we like to personalise your experience. You can download the Adobe Creative Cloud at your workplace and create visual communications, edit documents in no time at all. Visit Adobe’s CC website for more information: Here

On going support

We believe in you using the programs when you leave us, so our training continues with online video resources, back up email support, re sit options and invitations to join our online community forum.

Additional information

2019 Dates:

August: 6th
September: 3rd
October: 9th
November: 5th

13 reviews for Photoshop Day Course – Level 1

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    Student Feedback

    Riani Kruger:

    Very Happy 🙂

  2. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Deb Parker:

    Brilliant – Thankyou

  3. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Kriti Gupta:

    Great Course!!

  4. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Caitlin Etchells:

    Great Experience. Great Teacher

  5. Rated 4 out of 5

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    Laura Jensen:

    Thankyou for the additional insight & the handout is very helpful.

  6. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Regan Whiteman:

    Thankyou 🙂

  7. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Donna Lowry:

    Absolutely helpful. Can see these techniques being applicable to what I need to achieve. Thanks Heaps!

  8. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Michaela Berry:

    Small class so lots of extra special attention. I learnt lots. Thanks!

  9. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Jasmine Deetlefs:

    An awesome course – I would highly recommend it to others 🙂

  10. Rated 5 out of 5

    Student Feedback


    Thankyou for all your help Andrea, the course was worth the trip!! 🙂

  11. Rated 5 out of 5

    Student Feedback


    Was a very good day! Thank you!!!

  12. Rated 5 out of 5

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    Andrea F:

    I can take these skills back to the office and use them immediately, super helpful!

  13. Rated 5 out of 5

    Student Feedback


    Thank you Andrea, the course was Informative and taught me the basic knowledge of Photoshop.

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