• Starts : 25 August
  • Duration : 08 Sessions
  • Days : Saturdays
  • Times : 9am - 1:30pm

If you are looking for an practical and cost effective course to get started in graphic design then this is the course for you.  This course is suited to the newcomer, or someone who wants to add design skills to their abilities. You will learn design concepts and gain the ability to design artwork for print and web use.  

By the end of this training you will have the essentials you need to design artwork to promote your business, even, product or services.


overview of the course topics

  • Design Theory
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Airbrushing / Retouching Photos
  • Designing layouts
  • Designing for social media / web
  • Designing cards , invites, flyers
  • Preparing artwork for web use
  • Exporting artwork for print

Please note that course content are subject to change.

what’s included in the course

instructor led courses


Contact lectures led by certified instructors.

course manuals


Comprehensive course manuals

excerise files


Skill-building exercise files

software demos


Latest versions of the software for practice

video tutorials


Video tutorials for certain modules

adobe certificate


Adobe certification of completion

upcoming dates / payment plan


  • 28 January - 18 April 2018
  • 06 May - 25 July
  • 12 August - 31 October


  • Total Due : R 8 500
  • Deposit : R 4 000
  • Payment1 : R 4 500

Please note that course dates and prices are subject to change.

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common questions about this course

This part time course is intended for anyone who is looking to learn practical skills in graphic design. It is the perfect introduction that goes beyond the basics to give you usable skills.

  • Grade 11
  • Computer Literacy
  • Fluent in English
  • Interest in Art and Design

It is strongly advised for you to have a computer to practice on. We supply demo software for you to supplement your learning.

No – it is not a requirement. However drawing is a skill which you can learn, and will help you visualise your designs.

No. We start off with the basics and build up your knowledge and skills from there.

Yes. Every lecture builds on the ones before,and introduces new concepts.

If you are absent due to illness or other serious occurance we will endeavour to catch you up as best we can, and if time permits

Yes, this course has been carefully designed to teach you all the essentials you need to begin working as a design professional.  It was developed from our years of working with, and training staff of design companies. This is focused training that will give you practical skills.

  • Adobe Authorised Training Centre
  • Official Corel Training Provider
  • MictSeta Accredited Company

We are regularly contacted by companies in the industry to provide students who have completed the course. When this happens we recommend our best students. We do not promise placement as it is beyond our control.

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a few reviews from previous students

Brittany du Toit

The graphic and web design course was extremely thorough and useful for the real life work place. This course was interesting and fun and I know the knowledge I've gained will last me a life time. The whole experience at Pixel Craft was very professional, the course was well structured and I would definitely recommend it to anyone wanting to learn graphic and web design.

Bhavna Hurribhujan

Having just completed the Graphic and Web Design course at Pixel Craft, I am absolutely thrilled at how amazing this course is. A sincere thanks the awesome lecturers for all that they have taught us. Each module was taught thoroughly and perfectly to us. Would highly recommend training at Pixel Craft to anyone that wants to enter the graphic design world.

Matt Burke

A Great experience overall. Study notes given to students are easy to understand, concise and to the point. The Lecturers are very hands on, extremely experienced in ,the design programmes and the design industry. They are always willing to assist with any difficulties students have. I would definitely not hesitate to recommend this institution to anyone.

Mariam Ally

Training at Pixel Craft is the best decision I have made for a career in Graphic Design. Having had no knowledge in this field before, 12 weeks of high quality tasks and lectures has given me confidence and has helped develop such skill from which I could enjoyably pursue my future as a Graphic Designer. I highly reccomend the graphic design course at Pixel Craft.

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