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Photography Training Course for Photographers

Photography is a creative, interesting field that requires special training. The photography program provides thorough training that you can complete in the privacy and convenience of your own home. Our programs will teach you fundamentals, procedures, and techniques that can enable you to launch a career in this exciting industry in only a few months!

Featured Photography Training Courses and Programs:

Penn Foster Career School
Penn Foster offers students the flexibility of studying online, in print, or a combination of each. Established in 1890, Penn Foster has the distinction of being one of the oldest and largest distance learning institutions in the world. The following photography program is available:

  • Photographer Program

    In just a few months, students will learn skills necessary for a successful career in photography. Courses are offered in camera basics, lighting for photography, image design, setting up your own studio, business and presentation skills for the photographer, digital and video photography techniques, printing color and black & white photographs, and more. The skills and knowledge gained from this program will help graduates get a great start on a professional career in photography.

    Penn Foster is fully accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), Washington, D.C. As an Authorized Provider of continuing education and training programs by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), you can earn CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for Penn Foster courses completed.

    All Penn Foster programs are affiliated with DANTES, which qualifies U.S. military personnel for tuition reimbursement, and many programs are approved for U.S. Armed Forces veterans training benefits.

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Professional Career Development Institute
The Professional Career Development Institute (PCDI) offers more than 40 career and vocational training programs in some of today’s most exciting professions and trades. PCDI is a widely respected, nationally accredited distance education school. The following photography diploma program is offered:

  • Photography Diploma

    This excellent program teaches the special techniques of photography in a clear, step-by-step manner with a fully illustrated text. With practice, the hands-on projects you will complete at home will start you on your journey to becoming a professional photographer.

    Students of PCDI will receive comprehensive texts and study materials by mail and may study at their own pace in the convenience of their own home. Exams are open-book. Enrollment is online year-round.

    PCDI is an Accredited Member of the Distance Education and Training Council. The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency, for distance learning schools. PCDI is qualified under the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support, or DANTES program. PCDI offers easy, interest-free monthly tuition.

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