03 days – Adobe Photoshop CS6 - 24 hrs (Perform Image Editing Functions) (ICDL Certification Module 9 : Image Editing) (CRS-Q-0024025-ES)

Commencement Dates

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Course Duration

24 Hours 

Target Audience

This is a fundamental level course for all learners new to digital imaging. Anyone who produces digital work, or needs to work in the medium of digital is recommended to attend. Those with basic knowledge of image editing are welcome to join.


Need to possess the knowledge of Basic PC


Successful trainees will receive the internationally recognized ICDL Certificate upon completion of the course. This certificate is administered by ICDL Singapore. This is a joint certification between SSG and ICDL Singapore. Student must take a 45 min online assessment at the end of the course.

Course Pathway

For more information on the ICDL Progression Pathway please refer to the link below:

ICDL Courses Progression Pathways


Mode of Training 



This module enables the candidate to understand the main concepts underlying digital images and to use an image editing application to enhance images, apply effects and prepare an image for printing and publishing.

The candidate shall be able to :

  • Understand the main concepts of using digital images and understand format options and colour concepts.
  • Open an existing image, save an image in different formats and set image file options.
  • Use built-in options such as displaying toolbars, palettes to enchance productivity.
  • Capture and save an image, use various selection tools and manipulate images.
  • Create and use layers, work with text, use effects and filters and use drawing and painting tools.
  • Prepare images for printing or publishing.

Course Details



Section 1 : Understanding Photoshop Concept

Imaging Concepts, Common Use of Digital Images, Pixel and Resolution Size, Compression, Understanding the Principles of Copyright

Section 2 : File Formats

Graphic Formats, Raster and Vector Images, Common Raster Formats, Proprietary Digital Image Editing Application Formats

Section 3 : Understanding Colour                                                     

Colour Concepts, Colour Models, Colour Palette and Depth, Understanding Common Colour Terms

Section 4 : Digital Imaging Transfer

Capturing Images, Saving Images from Digital Camera, Using Print Screen , Facilities, Saving Image from Image LIbrary, Scanning Images

Section 5 : Creating and Saving Images                                      

Creating Images, Photoshop Interface and Creating Images, Opening and Placing Images, Switching Between Open Files, Creating New Image File, Saving Images, Settings, Foreground and Background Colours, Setting Grid Properties

Section 6 : Knowing the Tools for Productivity

Enhancing Productivity, Setting Basic Options and Preferences, Using the Help Function, Using Magnification and Zoom Tools, Performing Undo and Redol with History Panels, Manipulating Toolbars and Panels

Section 7 : Understanding Selection
Selection Techniques, About Selection Techniques , Selecting an Entire Image or Layer, Selecting with Marquee and Lasso Tools, Selecting Based on Colour, Manipulating , Selections, Feathering and Anti-Aliasing , Inversing Selection , Saving and Loading Selections
Section 8 : Understanding Digital Image Colour • Colour Correction,Colour Variation, Colour Effect, Understanding Common Colour Terms
Section 9 : Understanding and Setting Work Area

Optimizing Photoshop, Settign General Preferences, Setting File Handling Preferences, Setting Interface Preferences, Setting Cursors Preferences, Controlling Transparency and Gamut Preferences, Working with Units and Rulers, Workign with Guides, Grid and Slices,  Setting Plug-Ins Preferences
Selecting Scratch Disks, Allocating Memory and Image Cache, Setting Type Preferences, Managing Libraries with the Preset Manager, Using and Customizing Workspaces, Building Specialized Workspaces, Creating a Customized User Interface, Defining Shortcut Keys
Section 10 : Image Manipulation  Changing Image Canvas Size, Resizing Images, Cropping Images, Moving and Copying Selection, Rotating and Flipping Selection / Image, Masking Images
Section 11 : Understanding Layers Understanding Layers, Creating, Copying and Deleting Layers,  Setting Layer Properties, Merging and Flattening Layers, Transforming Layers, Rasterizing Layers, Creating Animated GIF from Layers
Section 12 : Working with Type Tool Working with Text, Creating and Editing Text, Formatting Text, Applying Text Wrap
Section 13 : Effects and Filters
Understanding Effects and Filters, Applying Artistic and Distortion Effects, Applying Blur Effects, Applying Lighting Effects, Working with Image Adjustments, Working with Sharpen and Unsharp Mask, Applying Red Eye Reduction
Section 14 : Understanding Drawing and Painting Tools Drawing Tools, Working with Drawing Tools, Adding Lines and Shapes, Adjustting Shape's Path
Section 15 : Working with Painting Tools and Printing  Working with Painting Tools, Selecting Colour with the Eye Dropper, Filing with Gradient Fill, Colouring Using Paint Brush, Using the Eraser, Filling with Paint Bucket , Cloning with Clone Stamp , Exercise Preparing Outputs, Setup, Print 

Entry Requirement

  • Primary education without PSLE/PSPE Certificate or their equivalent

Fees Structure

03 days – Adobe Photoshop CS6 - 24 hrs (Perform Image Editing Functions) (ICDL Certification Module 9 : Image Editing) (CRS-Q-0024025-ES)


Singaporean 25 to 39 & PR

Mid-Career Enhanced & Subsidy >=40 years old born on /before 1979

WTS, > = 35 years  old  born on/before 1984

Course Fee




SkillsFuture Funding




Total Gross Fee




GST 7%




SkillsFuture Credit Deduction/Cash




Participant need to pass the test to get subsidy.

Eligible for Claim Period: 01 Oct 2015 - 19 Jan 2020

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