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Adobe After Effects - Introduction

Course summary
Length: 2 days
Price: 395 GBP excl. VAT
Language: English
Provider: Armada plus
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 06/09/2017 09:30 - Birmingham
Course Dates
06/09/2017 09:30  (English)
395 GBP
01/11/2017 09:30  (English)
395 GBP
Milton Keynes
09/10/2017 09:30  (English)
395 GBP
26/10/2017 09:30  (English)
395 GBP

Course Description

Introduction to Adobe After Effects -  A 2-day Visual Effects Training Course for Beginners

Introduction to Adobe After Effects Training Course - Armada

This two-day Introduction to Adobe After Effects course is designed to provide delegates with a comprehensive knowledge of the techniques and tools needed to carry out common motion graphics, video compositing and visual effects tasks in After Effects.

Also introduced are some of the more advanced features available, including keying,tracking, 3D space and shape layers. 

Fully accredited by Adobe, the programme is delivered via a combination of  lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice by a tutor who is both an Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI) and an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) in After Effects.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This Introduction to Adobe After Effects course is suitable for new and novice Adobe After Effects users.


No prior knowledge is required. This training course is primarily based on After Effects Cloud version

To learn more about suitability, please send an enquiry here.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Adobe e-certificate

Upon completion of the course, delegates receive an e-certificate directly from Adobe confirming they have attended and successfully completed Introduction to Adobe After Effects training.

Training venue

This Introduction to After Effects training course is run at our venues in Reading, Milton Keynes, Sheffield and Bromsgrove/Birmingham.

For our Bromsgrove/Birmingham courses, we will be providing a free daily taxi service from Central Birmingham to our training centre.

Delegates can enjoy fantastic facilities at our venues,with lunch and refreshments included.

Training Course Content

The course is generally structured as follows:

  • Welcome to After Effects
  • Introducing Animation
  • Animation Techniques
  • Layer Control
  • Effects Overview
  • Working with Transparency
  • Type and Type Animation
  • Parenting and Nesting
  • Introducing Expressions
  • Rendering


Course fees are inclusive of all relevant course documentation, refreshments and lunch. It also covers 30 days of post-training e-mail support.

In-house training

We can also provide After Effects training on an on-demand course (one-to-one or for a group) at our training centres in Bromsgrove and Milton Keynes, or at your venue.

Provider: Armada

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Armada is an Autodesk Training Centre (ATC) and Adobe Authorised Training Centre (AATC) with 10 years of experience providing specialist training courses for professional staff, including: users of the Adobe Creative Suite, Technical Communication Suite, Web Development and E-learning products;...

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