Adobe On-Demand: Photoshop Complete (Levels 1 & 2) Course Outline
*** Note: This is an On-Demand Self Study Class, 5-days of content, 6-months unlimited access, $595 ***
You can take this class at any time; there are no set dates. It covers the same content as the 5-days of instructor-led classes Adobe Photoshop CC Core Skills: Level 1 and Adobe Photoshop CC Core Skills: Level 2. The cost for this Adobe On-Demand class is $595. Customers must call us directly to purchase this class at 800-288-8221.
Adobe On-Demand Learner Profiles
Adobe On-Demand is a self-study training solution that was designed for two types of learners. First, Adobe On-Demand is a great fit for experienced graphics or web professionals who don't need a traditional classes to upgrade their existing skills. They can pick and choose topics to make the most effective use of their time. Second, Adobe On-Demand is perfect for highly-motivated individuals who are new to Adobe products and need to space their learning over a period of weeks or months. These learners can take their time and repeat sections as needed until they master the new concepts.
About Adobe On-Demand
Our Adobe On-Demand classes are self-study courses with 30 to 40 hours of content. They include hours of videos, hands-on labs using the actual software, and knowledge checks and were created by Adobe and third-party educators to mirror the content found in the traditional live instructor-led versions of this course.
ONLC Training Centers bundles in valuable extras with our Adobe On-Demand Courses. These extras are not available from other training companies.
Certification Bundle Upgrade Option
All of our Adobe On-Demand classes come with the option of bundling in exam prep software and an exam voucher (with 1 free retake). The total cost for the bundle, including the Adobe On-Demand materials, is $695. Students must schedule when and where they will take the exam through Pearson Vue, the Adobe testing service. For more information see:
Adobe ACA Certification Photoshop Bundle
Adobe Official Workbook.
Get the Adobe Official Training Workbook in both hard copy text and the web edition. The web edition contains online lessons with downloadable files for the projects. Also there are interactive quizes, videos, and updated material covering new feature releases from Adobe.
Expanded Tutorial Access.
These are a series of project-based labs with online videos hosted by industry professionals. The tutorials take a real-world approach to learning and are an excellent complement to the feature-based learning provided in the Adobe Official Workbook. (6-Month Access.)
24/7 Online Support.
You will be able to chat online with a content matter expert while you are taking your Adobe On-Demand class. And, with your permission, the expert can even take over your computer to provide with assistance with your labs. (6-Month Access.)
ILT Participant Option.
You've purchased Adobe On-Demand, have gone through the training and decided that you still want to see a live class. Just pay difference between Adobe On-Demand course and and the Instructor-Led Training (ILT) class and you can have a seat in our live class. Get both self-study and live, instructor-led training for the retail price of the instructor-led class alone! (Available for either the instructor-led Level 1 or Level 2 class. Only one class per participant.)
Do You Still Prefer a Live, Instructor-led Class?
Already know Adobe On-Demand training is not right for you? We also offer this same course content in a live, instructor-led format. For more details, click on the links below:
Adobe Photoshop CC Core Skills: Level 1
Adobe Photoshop CC Core Skills: Level 2
This Adobe On-Demand class will cover have the same topics elearning topics that are covered in the Adobe Photoshop Core Skills: Level 1 and Level 2 classes through the elearning web edition of the text. This class also includes expanded Photoshop tutorials and related labs which are designed to reinforce new skills and prepare the user for the Adobe ACA Certification exam for Photoshop. It is not required that the student take the exams.
*** Version Note ***
Our Creative Cloud classes upgrade to the latest CC version as soon as new official training materials are released from Adobe. This is typically 2 to 4 months from a new software release. In addition, the expanded tutorials are oriented toward the Adobe ACA certification exams.
Those tutorials are updated typically updated within 6 months of a new exam release.
*** What You Need to Take this Training ***
You will need the Adobe Photoshop CC software for either Windows or mac OS as well as the computer to run the software and a high-speed internet connection.
Basic computer and file management skills are required for Core Skills level Adobe courses. Students should know how to - locate, copy and open files; create folders; arrange, re-size, minimize and maximize application windows; start and exit programs; manage use of multiple programs simultaneously; and switch between open programs.
You will be able to select all or some of the topics below from the Adobe Official Workbook, elearning web edition. In addition, you will have access to the expanded tutorials related to these topics.
From Level 1 Class
Getting to Know the Work Area
Starting to work in Adobe Photoshop
Using the tools
Sampling a color
Working with tools and tool properties
Undoing actions in Photoshop
More about panels and panel locations
Basic Photo Corrections
Strategy for retouching
Resolution and image size
Opening a file with Adobe Bridge
Straightening and cropping the image in Photoshop
Adjusting the color and tone
Using the Spot Healing Brush tool
Applying a content-aware patch
Repairing areas with the Clone Stamp tool
Sharpening the image
Working with Selections
About selecting and selection tools
Using the Quick Selection tool
Moving a selected area
Using the Magic Wand tool
Selecting with the lasso tools
Rotating a selection
Selecting with the Magnetic Lasso tool
Selecting from a center point
Resizing and copying a selection
Cropping an image
Using the Layers panel
Applying a gradient to a layer
Applying a layer style
Adding an adjustment layer
Updating layer effects
Adding a border
Flattening and saving files
Masks and Channels
Working with masks and channels
Using Select and Mask
Creating a quick mask
Manipulating an image with Puppet Warp
Using an alpha channel to create a shadow
Creating a clipping mask from type
Creating type on a path
Warping point type
Designing paragraphs of type
Adding a rounded rectangle
Adding vertical text
From Level 2 Class
Improving a snapshot
Adjusting facial features with Liquify
Blurring a background
Creating a panorama
Filling empty areas when cropping
Correcting image distortion
Extending depth of field
Moving objects with the Content-Aware Move tool
Adjusting perspective in an image
Vector Drawing Techniques
About bitmap images and vector graphics
About paths and the Pen tool
Drawing with the Pen tool
Working with defined custom shapes
Importing a Smart Object
Adding color and depth to a shape using layer styles
Using Smart Filters
Painting a layer
Adding a background
Using the History panel to undo edits
Upscaling a low-resolution image
Painting with the Mixer Brush
About the Mixer Brush
Selecting brush settings
Creating a custom brush preset
Mixing colors with a photograph
About the Timeline panel
Creating a new video project
Animating text with keyframes
Muting unwanted audio
Working with Camera Raw
About camera raw files
Processing files in Camera Raw
Applying advanced color correction
Preparing Files for the Web
Using layer groups to create button graphics
Automating a multistep task
Designing with artboards
Producing and Printing Consistent Color
Preparing files for printing
Performing a “zoom test”
Identifying out-of-gamut colors
Adjusting an image
Converting an image to CMYK
About color management
Specifying color-management settings
Proofing an image on screen
Saving the image as a CMYK EPS file
Printing a CMYK image from Photoshop
View outline in Word