Photoshop for the Classroom - Day 2

Teacher training day in Photoshop

Course Description


This course will teach you more advanced Photoshop techniques through set class tasks that can then be delivered to students back in your school. It is aimed at people who have been on the Day 1 course or who are already familiar with the basics of Photoshop.


Students that show a confident use of Photoshop will not only be gaining high grades but will be producing work that is of excellent quality. This course is designed to give you the skills to teach Photoshop with much more knowledge and creativity. On this course you will build on the skills learnt from the day one course by learning about blend modes, adjustment masks, colour grading, blending exposures and much more. All this will be put together in manageable class tasks that are proven to engage students and get high results. These tasks can then be delivered, by you, back in your school.


All of this will be backed up with a wealth of excellent resources that you can use back in your classroom to enable students to get maximum results in the use of Photoshop.


N.B. Before booking on this course please make sure you are confident with all the Photoshop skills covered on our Day 1 course.


  • Learn Photoshop for best class practice.

  • Learn more advanced and creative Photoshop skills.

  • Explore the benefits Photoshop can bring to students’ work.

  • Deliver class tasks that are proven to gain high results.

  • Suitable for GCSE and A Level.

  • Get a wealth of excellent resources.

Who should attend?

  • All teachers of GCSE and A level Art and Photography.

  • New teachers.

  • Subject leaders.

  • Heads of faculty.

‘This was exactly what I was after’ - Victoria S, Thurston Community College

‘Resources are fab. Good tips and tricky’ - Jemma D, Helena Romanes


95% of delegates rate our courses as ‘Excellent’

Your Course Leader


Marc Newton is an Advanced Skills teacher in Photography and has been teaching Art and Photography since 2002. He has over 10 years’ middle management experience and through his leadership and teaching techniques he consistently achieved some of the highest Photography GCSE results in his county and his lessons were graded as Ofsted Outstanding.

He is an award winning professional Photographer working in the London and Essex areas of the UK. Graduating with an honours degree in Fine Art Photography in 2000 his work ranges from social documentary projects to landscapes and more recently pinhole photography. He exhibits much of his art around London and the UK and has his work published in books and magazines. He is also the founder of View his website here

The Details


Central London - Wednesday 17th November 2021         Course Code: PSC2LONNOV21


                              Wednesday 29th June 2022                         Course Code:PSC2LONJUN22

Cost £275 + VAT: Includes lunch, refreshments, an excellent bank of resources and CPD certificate

Book this course together with our Photoshop Day 1 course and receive a £100 discount.


N.B. Delegates will be required to bring a laptop with Photoshop CS6 or above installed. Please get in touch for further support on this

Important. This is not a beginner’s course. Before booking on this course, please make sure you have completed day 1 or know how to complete the following Photoshop skills:

  • Set up the workspace for best class practice

  • Use correct image resolutions

  • Use tools and text

  • Use layers and layer styles

  • Use layer masks

  • Use different selecting and cutting techniques

  • Use filters

  • Save images in the correct format

  • Use adjustment layers

Reserve a spot on this course


Please enter your details here to show an interest in this course. We’ll hold you a space and contact you in the new academic year with confirmed course details.

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Feedback from delegates


‘Very good – Challenging’ – Pete H, Dagenham Park Church of England School

‘Great course, Marc is great, really well explained’ – Elizabeth P, Lea Manor High School

‘Excellent course, very insightful with great resources’ - Amy H, Colstons School

‘Marc is really patient and I learnt a lot of new techniques to pass on to the students’ - Amy H, Colstons School


‘Thoroughly enjoyed the course’ – Clare M, Vyners School

‘Excellent, east step by step guide and video available in pack for use at schools’ – Clare D, St John Payne School


‘This was excellent. Marc is so patient and clear and leads the course really well with good humour’ – Michele M, Bishops Wordsworth School

‘Excellent course. Well paced and resourced to support all levels of learners’ – Celclia B, Colstons School


‘This was exactly what I was after’ - Victoria S, Thurston Community College

‘Resources are fab. Good tips and tricky’ - Jemma D, Helena Romanes

‘Well Presented, Great Resources’ - Sarah P, The Bushey Academy

‘Very helpful course. Gave me what I need to progress the photoshop skills further’ - Alan H, Bushey Meads School

‘Great Resources and delivery’ -  Victoria S, Thurston Community College

‘Lots of great ideas to use’ – Sarah C, Noel Baker School