Adobe Premiere : Advanced

Two Day Course


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. You should have attended the Introduction to Adobe Premiere course at Media Training or have an equivalent working knowledge.

Public Course Dates & Pricing

28/29th Jun 18 London Bridge £375 + VAT SPECIAL  OFFER
23/24th Jul 18 London Bridge £395 + VAT SPECIAL  OFFER
23/24th Aug 18 London Bridge £415 + VAT SPECIAL  OFFER
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  • Public Courses

    Maximum class size of five (the smallest in London) so you get the maximum amount of trainer time possible. You attend with delegates from other companies.

    A great, cost efficient way to learn, discounts are also available for group bookings.

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  • Private Courses

    One to one tuition or a private group with just your colleagues. Your choice of duration, content and location. We can train at one of our centres or onsite with you wherever you are located.

    We offer a free consultation service to help work out every detail and build the perfect course for you.

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Course Outline

  • Day One

    Overview of features
    • Effective media management
    • Integration with Adobe After Effects and Adobe Audition
    • Using a Proxy workflow

    Codecs, Wrappers and Bitrates
    • Understanding the composition of a video file
    • Types of codecs and their uses
    • Setting the correct bitrate for your video file.

    Optimising your system
    • The Mercury playback engine and choosing the right graphics card
    • Checking playback settings
    • Creating and switching between Proxy files
    • Working with Workspaces effectively

    Importing files
    • Importing from Avid Media Composer
    • Importing from Photoshop
    • Interpreting Footage and changing clips audio channels
    • Importing from cameras using the Media Browser

    Setting up Sequences
    • Creating a custom Sequence and saving it as a preset
    • Copying footage between sequences
    • Nesting clips in a sequence
    • Setting up sequences for multi-channel broadcast output

    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
    • Using multiple, nestable timelines
    • Using Adjustment layers to colour correct
    • Using the warp stabilizer effect

    Questions and answers
  • Day Two

    Multicam Editing
    • Syncing clips
    • Switching tracks in realtime
    • Adjusting colour across multiple clips
    • Working with more than two angles
    • Editing sound from multiple sources

    Working with text and dialogue
    • Using the text tool
    • Using kerning and leading
    • Importing graphics into your titles
    • Creating Title Templates
    • Creating subtitles quickly and efficiently
    • Exporting Titles for use on other machines

    Using sound
    • Sample level editing
    • Cleaning sound with an EQ
    • Cleaning sound using Adaptive Noise Reduction
    • Compressing sound using the Dynamics Effect
    • Adding track based effects to sound

    Working with motion and transparency
    • Setting keyframes
    • Using alpha channels
    • Chroma Keying and Ultra Key
    • Exporting video with Alpha channels
    • Tracking and masking your effects
    • Using improved slo-mo
    • Time remapping

    Exporting video
    • Finding and removing gaps in the Timeline
    • Exporting for broadcast
    • Exporting for the web
    • Importing from and exporting to Avid and Final Cut
    • Output to mobile devices

    Questions and answers

Who Are We?

LCMJ is the UK's leading writing and journalism training provider.

Our courses are aimed at business people and writers who need to develop their writing skills to communicate clearly and effectively.

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Lipsy London
1st Oct

Covered a lot of content one-to-one tuition, lots of practice, tailored to your needs.

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13th Aug

Awesome Course. Great food. Very Enjoyable.

Ground Control
13th Aug

Best course I've been on in 20 years.

10th Jul

Full coverage of important aspects of the software- useful to everyone.

Met Police
9th Feb

The course is delivered in an easy to follow manner.

Linney Design
5th Dec

Learnt so much in two, days incredibly useful. Learnt more Premiere in two days then three weeks of online tutorials.

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