Adobe After Effects is a Hands-On, 3-Day Online Course

Adobe Certified Video Instructor

Time: 9AM - 4PM Eastern Time (ET)
Duration: 3 Days
Course Code: ADAE101

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • import audio, video and other assets
  • create special effects and transitions
  • add and animate text



Public Class Schedule

Location Language Date Price Register
Web-based(Opens in new window) English June 10 - June 12 $ 1,150.00
Web-based(Opens in new window) English August 6 - August 8 $ 1,150.00
Web-based(Opens in new window) English October 2 - October 4 $ 1,150.00
Web-based(Opens in new window) English November 25 - November 27 $ 1,150.00

Course Outline

  • introduction
    • special effects and After Effects
    • overview of the post production process
    • working with the After Effects interface
    • creating workspaces for various effects flow
    • overview of Composition and Timeline
  • Project and Composition settings
    • using Composition and custom presets
    • resolution and pixel aspect ratio settings
    • adjusting After Effects preferences
    • managing media in the project panel
    • using Quick Search
  • importing assets
    • overview of video, images and graphics formats
    • video, image and graphics issues
    • importing Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator files
    • importing Adobe Premiere Pro projects
    • working with Adobe Dynamic Link
  • special effects fundamentals
    • overview of the timeline and composition
    • adding, removing and managing layers
    • basic trimming and editing tools
    • working with time controls
    • layer properties
    • duplicate and split layers
    • timeline switches
    • working with in points, out points and duration bar
  • effects and transparency
    • working with alpha channels
    • introduction to layer blending mode
    • using track matte
    • applying filters to layers
    • creating layer masks
    • working with mask expansions and feather
    • working with the Roto Brush tool
    • introduction to the Motion Tracker and Stabilizer
    • working with presets
  • using keyframes
    • overview of keyframes and motion
    • using keyframes in layers
    • adding, removing and editing keyframes
    • working with the Pen and Vertex tools
    • modifying motion paths
    • adding keyframes to filters
    • keyframe assistance and interpolation
    • introduction to the Graph Editor
  • working with text
    • using the Type tool
    • working with the Character and Paragraph panels
    • applying layer styles (shadow, glow, bevel, emboss, satin)
    • applying animation effects and presets to text
    • working with text animator properties
  • exporting and rendering
    • working with the render queue
    • render settings
    • exporting with Adobe Media Encoder

Private training is available for this course.

Call us at 1-888-484-2933 to learn more about our flexible scheduling options or complete our Information Request Form.

Required Technical Set-Up for Remote Online Participation
  • 2 monitors or screens. If you don’t have a second monitor connected to your primary computer, you could use a second computer such as a laptop. 1 screen is used to watch the instructor, the second is for you to perform the exercises.
  • High-speed internet connection
  • Google Chrome preferred (Alternative: Microsoft Edge)
  • Speaker & microphone, either built-in to your computer or external
  • For complete set-up information, please visit our web based manual
Our Policies

Cancellation Policy

Eliquo Training and Development Inc. will make every attempt to be flexible in regards to class cancellations and rescheduling. In an attempt to ensure that everyone enjoys a consistent training experience, Eliquo offers the following policies.

Public Courses

Any student cancellation that occurs a minimum of six (6) business days prior to a scheduled class is eligible for a full class credit or a 100% refund on the cost of the class. Due to scheduling logistics, if you cancel or re-schedule a registration within five (5) business days of the course date, payment is due in full at that time and will be held as a credit towards a re-scheduled date or a future course booking. Course credits are valid for 12 months from the date of the original class booking.

All cancellations and rescheduling requests must be sent in writing by email to registrations@eliquotraining.com. Verbal communication of a cancellation will not meet our refund requirements.

In the event that a class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, your full registration fee will be refunded or you can reserve a seat in the next available class. You will be notified of a class cancellation at least five (5) business days in advance of the scheduled class.

Eliquo Training and Development Inc. reserves the right to postpone or cancel a class at any time, in which case the refund and rescheduling policy would apply. Eliquo Training and Development Inc. is not liable for any travel expenses incurred by the student, even in the event of a cancellation.

Eliquo welcomes qualified substitute students in place of the originally registered student providing that we are notified in writing at least one day in advance before the class date.

Classes are offered on a first come first serve basis.

Web-Based Training

Refunds or course credits are not available to web-based class participants who are experiencing technical difficulties due to issues incurred on their own computer network(s). Eliquo Training and Development Inc. requires that web-based class participants follow the supplied set-up and testing procedures a minimum of three (3) days in advance of their class start date in order to avoid technical issues on the day of their class.

If you have any questions regarding our cancellation policies, please feel free to email us at registrations@eliquotraining.com or give us a call at (888) 484-2933.

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