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Introduction to Photo Editing


Whether you already have an existing passion for photography or want to learn something new, this course is a great first step into the world of photo editing.

At the end of the course, you will be able to confidently edit photographs using industry-leading software (Photoshop) and create high-quality graphics which can be used for leisure or business.

Start dates and fees

Start dates

  • Monday 14th February 2022 (9am-5pm)
  • Monday 25th April 2022 (9am-5pm)
  • Tuesday 28th June 2022 (9am-5pm)


  • This course is FREE if you are 19+ and unemployed and receiving relevant benefits
  • If you are 19+ not receiving benefits the course will cost £25.00

For a full list of our community courses please download our latest community course guide.

What will I study?

  • Introduction to the basics
  • Understanding the editing tools available in Photoshop
  • Designing graphics that you can use for your business or your own personal projects
  • Learning how to fix flaws, swap backgrounds, add effects and mix up colours
  • Learning how to blend and layer different photos together, add graphics, text, image and colours
  • Get creative with digital drawing, painting or doodling to create your own art work.

Entry requirements

No standard entry requirements but basic computer skills are beneficial.

How long is the course?

1 day

What can I progress onto?

  • Diploma in Art, Design and Media (Beginners) - Level 1
  • Creative Media Skills (Digital Arts) (Intermediate) - Level 2
  • Creative Media Skills (Film and Television) (Intermediate) - Level 2
  • Creative Digital Media (Digital Arts and Game Design)(Advanced)- Level 3
  • Creative Media Practice (Film and Television Production) (Advanced) - Level 3


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