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Philippine Center for Creative Imaging (PCCI) is the country’s premier training center for digital media and photography.

At PCCI, you’re taught by certified instructors and respected industry pros with years of experience. So you get, not only the basic how-tos, but also real-world techniques, do’s and don’ts, what works and what doesn’t.

Conveniently located in Metro Manila, our training facility provides a worry-free environment that lets you concentrate on your learning. Our after-training support is likewise unmatched in the industry.

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What’s New

Schedule of Classes Until December 2019

Course calendarPCCI has released its schedule of classes up to December 2019.

Be sure to check out our new courses and workshops:

Package Courses:

New courses:

Plus training series by Human Factors International:

Course dates are subject to change so be sure to bookmark our calendar page.

Diploma Programs

For almost 20 years, the Philippine Center for Creative Imaging (PCCI), has been the leader in providing seminars, workshops and training courses for digital creatives, developers and photographers.

Diploma programs allow you to take many PCCI training courses that correspond to your chosen field, plus some elements, such as special classes and projects unique to diploma program takers.

Diploma Programs:

Rental Studios Now Open Till Midnight

PCCI’s photography studios are now available for rent from 8am to midnight, Monday to Sunday (including most holidays).

Same low rates, same generous inclusions. And as always, PCCI alumni get discounted rates.

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TESDA Assessment

OpenPCCI now offers assessment in TESDA Photography NC II and Visual Graphic Design.

The assessment process seeks to determine whether the graduate or worker can perform to the standards expected in the workplace based on the defined competency standards. This ensures the productivity, quality and global competitiveness of the middle-level workers.

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Become a Certified Usability Analyst

Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) logoCreating a positive user experience (UX) is a critical challenge for any organization. Even for the simplest technologies, companies must find new and creative ways to make users feel at ease, engaged, and empowered.

Human Factors International (HFI) is the world’s leading software-usability firm. In 30 years they have provided consulting and training services for Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies.

For the first time, HFI is bringing their Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) training program to Manila under the auspices of PCCI. It gives companies and individuals the opportunity to earn a UX analyst certification that is accepted and honored globally.

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1st Adobe Certified Instructors in Creative Cloud Apps

Two PCCI instructors recently updated their Adobe certifications, making them the country’s first and only Adobe Certified Instructors in Creative Cloud apps.

Mario RamirezMario Ramirez — one of the most highly rated instructors at PCCI — is now an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) and Instructor (ACI) in Photoshop CC.

Mario now leads two Photoshop courses at PCCI:

Congrats, Mario!

Special Events

Oct 4 (Thu)
Graphic Design I

This one-day seminar is an introduction to Graphic Design. The course encompasses creating designs for primarily for print but rules apply to screen and web designs. Learn how to create effective designs combining images/objects and typography following basic rules for designers. Learn the basic rules of design and how to creatively break the rules.

This seminar is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.

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Oct 5 (Fri)
Graphic Design II

This one-day seminar is an extension of the Graphic Design I course, amplifying some basic concepts of design. This course should not be thought of as an advanced course in graphic design but rather, an extension of basic design principles.

The course focuses on two types of layouts —designs for print and designs for screen. Participants learn design basics and learn some more advanced techniques for creating layouts particularly for print. Participants are introduced to different design challenges such as creating calling cards and designing posters. Participants are then introduced to animation and interactive documents that can be hosted online on Web sites or Facebook accounts.

This course is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.

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Oct 6 (Sat)
Introduction to Typography

This one-day seminar is an introduction to Typography. Layouts for print, screen and web all use two primary components —objects and type. You learn fundamentals of setting type, how to combine typefaces, rules for combining typefaces, and how to use type effectively to communicate dynamic messages.

This seminar is led by author and international speaker, Ted Padova.

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