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Photoshop CS3 for Maximizing Productivity

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Photoshop CS3 for Maximizing Productivity

Course Description:

This excellent Photoshop CS3: Maximizing Productivity course has been created for those who are already comfortable using Photoshop CS3 tools, and who want to take their skills to the next level. During this excellent Photoshop CS3: Maximizing Productivity course learners will cover various topics including: multi-image processing, as well as creating picture packages, web photo galleries, and PDF presentations. Gain insider knowledge and a whole host of expert tips about Photoshop CS3 from a master!

Our learning material is available to students 24/7 anywhere in the world, so it’s extremely convenient. These intensive online courses are open to everyone, as long as you have an interest in the topic! We provide world-class learning led by IAP, so you can be assured that the material is high quality, accurate and up-to-date.

What are the requirements?

  • You must be 16 or over
  • You should have a basic understanding of English, Maths and ICT
  • You will need a computer or tablet with internet connection (or access to one)

What skills will I gain?

  • Learn the proper Do’s and Don’ts of recording actions
  • Discover how to speed up the batch image processing and streamline your next project
  • Explore the multi-uses of the Crop and Straighten commands to make better use of your images, illustrations, or drawings
  • Get more comfortable working with multiple layers for complex designs
  • See how easy it is to watermark an image to protect copyrights or indicate that it’s a placeholder

Meet the Instructor:

Justin Seeley is an Adobe Certified Photoshop Expert and graphic designer with nearly a decade of experience in the creative media industry. A recognized Photoshop trainer known for his straight-forward teaching style and creative prowess, his techniques have been featured on podcasts such as the Adobe Creative Suite podcast and Photoshop TV, and his tutorials have appeared in publications such as Digit magazine.

Justin has been an avid Photoshop user since version 4.0 and hosts a variety of internet shows dedicated to teaching people around the world. He is the creator and host of the Photoshop Quicktips podcast which is consistently in the Top 10 Software How-To Pod-casts on the iTunes store. Justin is also the host and producer of the Photoshop Quick-tips: Special Effects and Quick Fixes training DVD.

In 2007 Justin co-founded the Photoshop Designers User Group, a non-profit organisation which helps further the education of students and other members of the community. Justin serves as President and Lead Instructor for the group and also presents several free mini-seminars on a variety of digital imaging topics.

A member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals, Justin currently works for Murray State University as a Graphic Designer and Marketing Consultant. To learn more about Justin and his endeavours visit his websites at and

Course Outline:

  • Module 01: Optimizing Settings
  • Module 02: Lights, Camera, Actions
  • Module 03: Building
  • Module 04: Multi-Image Processing
  • Module 05: Let Photoshop Do It
  • Module 06: Become A Speed Demon

How will I be assessed?

  • You will have one assignment. Pass mark is 65%.
  • You will only need to pay £19 for assessment.
  • You will receive the results within 72 hours of submittal, and will be sent a certificate in 7-14 days.

What Certification am I going to receive?

Those who successfully pass this course will be awarded a Photoshop CS3: Maximising Productivity certificate. Anyone eligible for certification will receive a free e-certificate.

What careers can I get with this qualification?

This Photoshop CS3: Maximizing Productivity course will give you an in depth education in Photoshop, and will give you a whole host of useful tips to take your work to the next level. With this certificate you could go on to higher level study of these programmes, or could get a job in a related field, like Graphic Design. The average salary of a Graphic Designer in the UK is £21,778, which goes up with experience ( You could get a job in any of the following industries:

  • Image editing
  • Photography
  • Graphic design
  • Digital Design

Key Features

Gain an accredited UK qualification

Access to excellent quality study materials

Learners will be eligible for TOTUM Discount Card

Personalized learning experience

One year’s access to the course

Support by phone, live chat, and email

Course Curriculum Total Units : 52
1. Working with the Preferences
2. Customizing the Workspace
3. Creating Custom Keyboard Shortcuts
4. Using a List of Keyboard Shortcuts
5. Customizing Menus
6. Working with User Interface Shortcuts
7. Using Toolbar Shortcuts
1. Exploring the Actions Panel
2. The Do’s & Don’ts of Recording Actions
3. Loading & Playing Actions
4. Adjusting Action Playback Options
5. Using Button Mode
6. Saving & Sharing Actions
1. Choosing When to Record an Action
2. Recording an Action
3. Testing an Action
4. Correcting Flaws
5. Editing Your Actions
6. Using Stop Notes & Menu Items
7. Using the Magical Undo
8. Watermarking Photos
9. Cropping Actions
10. Framing Actions
1. Using the Batch Command
2. Saving Your Batch Files
3. Speeding Up the Process
4. Using the Image Processor
5. Using the Scripts Event Manager
6. Understanding Droplets
7. Creating Droplets
8. Editing Droplets
1. The Crop and Straighten Photos Command
2. The Contact Sheet II Command
3. Creating a Picture Package
4. Creating a Web Photo Gallery
5. Customizing Your Gallery
6. Creating PDF Presentations
7. Conditional Mode Change & Fit Image
8. Using the Merge to HDR Tool
9. Creating a Photomerge
10. Exploring the Adobe Media Gallery
1. Moving, Creating & Merging Layers
2. Changing Layer Opacity
3. Working with Blend Mode Shortcuts
4. Working with Adjustment Layer Shortcuts
5. Utilizing the Filter Gallery
6. Working with Type Tool Shortcuts
7. Changing Font Size & Color
8. Using Quick Font Previews
9. Working with Layer Comps
10. Exporting Layer Comps
11. Final Comments & Credits
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