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After Effects CC

Introduction to After Effects Course (AE100)

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£297.50 +VAT 45 Day Advance Purchase Discount (2 days)

Available Live & Online or from our state of the art training centre, this 2 day Beginners Introduction to After Effects Training Class is Live and Online and perfect for Beginners new to motion graphics in Adobe After Effects, as the lessons are fully interactive with live trainers.

This Live Online Adobe Certified Class introduces total beginners to the basic concepts of working with motion graphics in Adobe After Effects CC, and you can learn from anywhere.

Our Live Online Class will give novices new to After Effects the confidence to begin creating amazing motion graphics and VFX in a professional environment to produce smooth animation and special effects.

You can take our Live Online Class from anywhere as it is fully interactive for video and chat, and you learn from passionate real trainers, in real time on Adobe Certified Courses.

Your class will also be recorded for you to review after your course, from the comfort of your own home.

If you are looking for a more comprehensive introduction, our After Effects Course Bundle might be better suited.

Course Outline
Information and prices shown below apply to Live Online Classes. Would you prefer a different way of learning?
Date Price Extras Book Pencil
13th Dec 2021 £425.00
5th Jan 2022 £340.00
23rd Feb 2022 £297.50
21st Mar 2022 £297.50
27th Apr 2022 £297.50
23rd May 2022 £297.50
22nd Jun 2022 £297.50
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  • 14 hours hands on instructor lead training
  • Course media
  • Course attendance certificate

Course Times - 2 Days

Registration 9:30
Course Start 10:00
Morning Break 11:30 - 15 Minute Break
Q&A 13:00 - Half Hour
Lunch 13:30 - 1 Hour break
Afternoon Break 15:30 - 15 Minute Break
Q&A 16:30 - Half Hour
Course End 17:00

For this course, you will need:

  • Own machine capable of running the latest version of After Effects
  • Internet Access
  • The latest version of After Effects installed
  • Access to a Microphone
  • Access to headphones or place you can play audio aloud from your computer

Anyone who wishes to work in the video field, or who currently works in the field, or is an Adobe application user looking to expand his or her skills to add special effects to video projects. Some students may be interested mainly in creating video primarily for the Web, and others for film, but the majority are preparing more for work in broadcast video. This course is for people new to After Effects.

  • Introduction to the Interface
  • Working with Layers
  • Animation Essentials
  • Workflow
  • Working With Masks
  • Text
  • Shape Layers
  • Puppet Tool
  • Applying Effects
  • Keying & Compositing
  • Introduction to 3D
  • Basics of Motion Tracking
  • Exporting

Students should have the following prerequisite knowledge prior to attending the course:

  • Knowledge of basic computer navigation

Whilst there is no Adobe certification for this course, our trainers are industry-experienced Adobe Certified Instructors and Soho Editors is an Authorised Adobe Training Partner. Additionally, the course is based upon Adobe’s CIAB guidelines, so you will receive a certificate from Soho Editors upon completion of the course.

Want to take your experience to the next level? Try our Intermediate After Effects Course.

You can always reserve (Pencil) your place on any course without commitment. However you may be asked to move if we have a paying customer that will confirm. We will always give you first refusal to confirm or release your pencilled date.

Remember the earlier you book the cheaper the course, so don't delay too long.

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Why Choose This Course?

Soho Editors have been at the forefront of the technological and creative advances in post-production for more than 20 years as well as being Europe’s leading professional training provider.

The further in advance you purchase the higher the savings.

Days in Advance

0 - 14 Nil
15 - 29 10%
30 - 44 20%
45 + 30%

Adobe After Effects is the worlds most popular professional motion graphics, 3D and animation software. Used the world over the create magical effects for major feature films, broadcast and online content providers. You can be sure the skills you learn will be useful anywhere in the world.

This is the ideal course for the CGI novice.

We are so sure that not only will you enjoy the experience, as well as learn what you need from the course, that if you are not satisfied we will give you the same course again FREE of charge, it’s as simple as that, no argument*.

Learn how you want, with 4 delivery styles!

Learn in our dedicated central London Classroom or on our Live Online Classes. Alternatively, if you prefer to learn at your own pace, try our Online Video Tutorials. Still not seeing what you want? Perhaps Bespoke Training is what you need, we can tailor any course to your requirements.

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