Premiere Pro advanced training through out the UK.


This course is designed for those who want to take their editing skills in Adobe Premiere to the level of a professional editor. We also recommend this course for those planning to gain Adobe Certified Expert status.

The course covers advanced editing techniques, media management issues, getting the best from the range of filters in both Premiere and After Effects, working with sound, visually effective ways of working with text, working with motion and transparency and optimising video for broadcast, HD and the web.

This Adobe authorised power user course is designed to enable you to expand your range of creative options as a digital video editor.



This class is designed for anyone looking to edit professional-quality video using Adobe Premiere Pro. A basic understanding of Premiere Pro is desired. The course is designed for those who prefer hands-on and interactive instruction to best explore the full functionality of Adobe Premiere Pro..

Basic understanding of Adobe Premiere is required.


Day One

Overview of features

• Effective media management
• Batch capture procedures
• How to recapture material into a project
• Integration with Adobe Prelude, Adobe Story and Adobe Speedgrade

Optimising your system

• The Mercury playback engine
• Opening multiple projects
• Checking playback settings
• Working with third party video capture cards

Importing files

• Importing from Avid Media Composer
• Importing from Photoshop
• Scrub and skim clips, set in and out points, and resize clip thumbnails in the Project Panel
• Importing ARRI Alexa, Canon Cinema EOS C300, RED EPIC, and RED Scarlet-X footage

Advanced editing

• Using the Ripple, Roll, Slip and Slide tools
• Using Slip and Slide
• Dynamic trimming in the timeline
• Replacing clips retaining attributes (eg: filters) • Unlinking video and audio

• Editing hints and tips
• Using multiple, nestable timelines • Inserting cue points
• Using the new adjustment layers • Using the warp stabilizer effect

Multicam Editing

• Syncing clips
• Switching tracks in realtime
• Adjusting colour across multiple clips

Keyframing effects

• The Ultra Key effect
• Producing a clean key with unevenly lit or problematic backgrounds
• Chromakey HD footage in real time
• Working with transparency and Alpha channels

Day Two

Working with text and dialogue

• Using the text tool
• Using kerning and leading
• Using textures
• Creating rolls and crawls
• Creating text backing straps
• Hints and tips for effective text creation • The Speech Analysis tool
• Matching dialogue from script to screen • Finding specific words or phrases

Using sound

• Sample level editing
• VST filters
• Nesting sound tracks without rendering • Track based effects
• 5.1 surround sound

Working with motion and transparency

• Setting keyframes
• Using alpha channels
• Using the colour key
• Using a track matte
• Using improved slo-mo • Time remapping

Exporting video

• Finding and removing gaps in the Timeline • Using Direct Export
• Exporting for broadcast
• Exporting for the web

• Overview of Adobe Anywhere
• Integration with SpeedGrade
• Importing from and exporting to Avid and Final Cut • Output to mobile devices

Questions and answers

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