Who is this course for

Students who need to know the basics of Adobe Premiere Pro and countless tips and techniques to help them become more productive with its new features. This course is for individuals who wish to learn how to edit videos to be used on a number of different platforms, including web and DVD. Amateurs with an interest in video editing will also benefit from attending this course.

 

Assumed Knowledge

No previous video editing knowledge/experience is required to complete this course. However, basic computer skills are necessary.

What you will learn

  • Navigating inside Premiere
  • Understanding the tools
  • Organising projects
  • Creating and refining rough cuts
  • Multipoint editing
  • Transitions
  • Working with audio
  • Creating titles and credits
  • Video effects
  • Basic colour correction
  • Outputting video

Outline

Understanding Premiere

  • System specifications
  • Tapeless workflow
  • Welcome window
  • Render files

Organisation

  • Creating bins
  • Using labels
  • Exploring workspaces
  • Importing media

Sequencing and Editing

  • Understanding the timeline
  • Using the Project panel to develop a sequence
  • Automate to Sequence command
  • Understanding the Source and Program Monitors
  • Creating a rough cut
  • Refining a rough cut
  • Using the Source Monitor to set in/out points
  • Performing Insert and Overlay edits
  • Using subclips
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Using the Ripple, Slide, Slip and Razor tools
  • Adding J – L cuts

Cutaways

  • Understanding Cutaways
  • Inserting a cutaway
  • Refining

Working with Audio

  • Fixing audio issues
  • Mono/Stereo
  • Adding a background music
  • Audio transitions
  • Fade in/out

Transitions

  • Understanding transitions
  • Inserting a transition
  • Changing the attributes of transitions
  • Previewing
  • Different uses of transitions

Multipoint Editing

  • Understanding three-point and four-point editing
  • Performing different types of edits
  • Effective uses of a three-point edit
  • Linking/Unlinking clips
  • Handling unsynchronized clips
  • Track targeting

Titles and Credits

  • Creating a simple title
  • Rolling/Crawling titles
  • Adding titles to the timeline

Colour Correction

  • Understanding Levels
  • Using Curves
  • Three-way Colour Corrector

Creative Techniques

  • Basic compositing
  • Clip motion
  • Split screen

Output

  • Exporting a sequence
  • Using Adobe Media Encoder

Course details

Evening class duration Weekend class duration Weekday class duration Course level
6 Beginner - Yellow Belt - 101

How to book

Simply select your start date from below and pay online to book your course.

If you are joining us during a weekday class then the lessons begin at 09:30 and finish at 16:30. This class will run for weeks.
If you are joining us during an evening class then the lessons begin at 18:00 and finish at 21:00 each week. This class will run for 6 weeks.
If you are joining us during a weekend class then the class starts at 10:00 and will finish at 17:00 each week. This class will run for weeks.