Premiere Pro Bootcamp

at Training Connection - The Loop

Course Details
$1,845 5 seats left
Start Date:

Mon, Mar 02, 9:00am - Mar 06, 4:30pm (5 sessions)

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The Loop, Downtown/Loop
230 W Monroe St Ste 610
Btwn S Franklin & Wells Streets
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 5

What you'll learn in this premiere pro training:

Our most popular course taking you from Premiere Pro beginner to master in 5 days. You will also learn to work with Encore, Speedgrade and Prelude. 

Target Audience: Anyone looking to get into video editing. No prior experience of Premiere Pro is needed. 

Intro: Real-World Usage of Premiere Pro
  • What is Premiere Pro?
  • New Premiere Pro features
  • What media types can be rendered or exported with Premiere Pro?
  • What kind of media can be ingested or captured using Premiere Pro?
  • What kind of media can be imported into Premiere Pro?
  • Setting up a Premiere Pro CC digital video work environment
  • Premiere Pro technical specifications
  • Premiere Pro workflow: Terminology and best practices

Before you begin: 

  • Premiere Pro Project Management
  • What restrictions exist for a Project’s frame resolution?
  • What restrictions exist for a Project’s pixel aspect ratio?
  • What restrictions exist for a Project’s time base?
  • What restrictions exist for a Project’s frame rate?
  • What requirements exist for video and/or audio compression?
  • What are the variables to consider for graphical screen-based assets?
  • What are the variables to consider for audio assets?

Hands-On Unit 1: 

  • Touring Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Nonlinear editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Exploring panels and panel option
  • Customizing the Premiere Pro workspace

Hands-On Unit 2: 

  • Project Settings and Preferences
  • Specifying Project settings
  • Customizing Project settings
  • Specifying Sequence settings
  • Setting Premiere Pro Preferences

Hands-On Unit 3:
  • Ingesting Tapeless Media
  • Ingesting media versus capturing footage
  • Previewing and analyzing clips in Bridge
  • Importing clips with Bridge
  • Hover scrubbing and previewing assets with the Media Browser
  • Importing clips using the Media Browser
  • Subclipping media at import
  • Additional Import options
  • Managing media in bins
  • Mixing media formats

Hands-On Unit 4: 

  • Rough Cuts and Three-Point Edits
  • Previsualizing story content in the Project panel
  • Setting clip poster frames
  • 3-point editing and other editing strategies
  • Source Monitor control options
  • Editing clips in the Source panel
  • Using a storyboard to build a rough cut
  • Editing clips in the Timeline
  • Using the Trim and Rate Stretch Tools

Hands-On Unit 5:
  • Adding Titles
  • Setting and changing text parameters
  • Stylized text effects with sheens
  • Saving custom styles
  • Safe margins

Hands-On Unit 6: 

  • Specialized Editing Tools and Techniques
  • Linking, unlinking, and grouping clips
  • The Rolling Edit and Ripple Edit Tools
  • Ripple deletes
  • The Slip and Slide Tools
  • Using Markers
  • Overwrite edits and Insert edits
  • Trimming in the Program monitor

Hands-On Unit 7: 

  • Adding Transitions
  • Practical application of Transitions
  • Applying Video Transitions
  • Editing Transitions in the Effect Controls panel
  • Using A/B mode to fine-tune a Transition
  • Applying Transitions to multiple clips
  • Applying Audio Transitions

Hands-On Unit 8:
  • Animating Clips with Fixed Effects
  • Understanding keyframes and tweening
  • Applying fixed effect property animation to clips
  • Setting keyframe interpolation
  • Animating opacity

Hands-On Unit 9: 

  • Adding Video Effects
  • Applying Video Effects to clips
  • Keyframing Video Effect properties
  • Adjusting keyframe interpolation and velocity
  • An overview of color correction
  • Creating a picture-in-picture effect
  • Using Adjustment Layers in superimpose tracks

Hands-On Unit 10:
  • Rendering and Exporting
  • Exporting H.264-compressed video for YouTube and mobile devices
  • Adding Adobe Encore Chapter Markers to the Timeline
  • Exporting Video and DVD files for DVD mastering 

Hands-On Unit 10:
  • Rendering and Exporting Cont.
  • Exporting to Apple Final Cut Pro XML
  • Exporting H.264-compressed video for YouTube and mobile devices
  • Adding Adobe Encore Chapter Markers to the Timeline
  • Exporting Video and DVD files for DVD mastering
  • Exporting to Apple Final Cut Pro XML

Hands-On Unit 11: 

  • Advanced Editing Techniques
  • Trimming in the Program monitor
  • Dynamic trimming in the Timeline
  • Four-point edits
  • Lifting and Extracting
  • Replacing clips and footage
  • Using Sync Lock and Track Lock
  • Time remapping
  • Multicamera editing

Hands-On Unit 12:

  • Advanced Premiere Pro Titling
  • Text titles on a path
  • eCreating Area Text paragraphs
  • Text rolls and crawls
  • Title templates
  • Creating shapes 
  • Creating gradient and textured backgrounds
  • Adding graphics to a Premiere Pro Title

Hands-On Unit 13:
  • Advanced Video Effects
  • The Reference Monitor and Vectorscopes
  • Using color-oriented Video Effects
  • Lighting effects 
  • The Shadow/Highlight effect 
  • The Video Limiter effect 
  • Image stabilization 
  • Rolling shutter reduction 
  • Creating a picture-in-picture effect 
  • Using Adjustment Layers in superimpose tracks
  • Third-party video effects

Unit 14: 

  • Advanced Compositing Techniques
  • Working with Opacity in combination with visual effects
  • Using Blend Modes
  • Using matte effects
  • Creating track mattes

Hands-On Unit 15:
  • Optimizing, Editing, and Sweetening Audio
  • Adjusting amplitude
  • Normalizing audio clips
  • The Master Track
  • Working with the Audio Mixer
  • Mixing with track and clip keyframes
  • Sweetening sound with audio effects
  • Submixing audio tracks 
  • Round-trip editing with Adobe Audition
  • Noise reduction and strip silence with Audition 
  • Real-time recording with Audio Mixer
  • Recording voiceover direct-to-disc
  • Third-party audio effects and libraries

Hands-On Unit 16:
  • Titling and Motion Graphics with Adobe After Effects
  • Using Dynamic Link with After Effects
  • Working with After Effects Compositions within Premiere Pro
  • Integrating After Effects titles into a Premiere Pro Sequence
  • Editing After Effects Text Title Templates from within Premiere Pro
  • Integrating Illustrator-based motion graphics into a Premiere Pro Sequence

Hands-On Unit 17:
  • Color Grading with Adobe SpeedGrade
  • Premiere Pro’s Lumetri effects
  • Workflow between Premiere Pro and SpeedGrade
  • The SpeedGrade Color Grading interface
  • Creating custom looks using SpeedGrade

Hands-On Unit 18:
  • Logging and Ingesting Footage with Adobe Prelude 
  • Understanding Prelude
  • Organizing clips
  • Transcoding clips
  • Adding Markers
  • Transferring Prelude Projects to Premiere Pro

Hands-On Unit 19: 

  • Metadata and Project Management
  • Organizing media using content analysis
  • Using Adobe Story 
  • Speech analysis 
  • Facial recognition
  • Using the Project Manager 
  • Collecting files for final Project archiving

Hands-On Unit 20:
  • DVD and Blu-Ray Mastering with Adobe Encore
  • Workflow between Premiere Pro and Encore 
  • Setting disc and remote control options 
  • Using an Encore Template 
  • Testing a disc burn

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

What's included:

  • Adobe Premiere Pro Training Manual
  • Adobe Certificate of Course Completion 
  • 6 Months Free Repeat Policy

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Refund Policy
Cancellations made more than 5 days before the commencement of the training, qualify for a refund less a $100 administration fee. 
Cancellations made 5 days or less before the commencement of the training, will not be eligible for a refund 
We are not able to offer refunds for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

Rescheduling requests made 5 days before the commencement of the training are free. Rescheduling that takes place within 5 days of the commencement of the training will incur a $100 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

If your student wants to confirm her seat on the future class now, then there is a $100 transfer fee payable. Alternatively, as she may not have been aware of our terms, if she is willing to check back with us 2-3 days before a future class, and provided the class is confirmed to run, we will slot her in and waive the cancellation fee.

Money Back Guarantee
We offer a money back guarantee on our public classes.

If the training does not meet expectations, students can leave the class at the end of Day 1 (or by lunchtime in the case of single day courses) and request a refund. Students have to notify the training center manager before they leave and return all the training materials to qualify for a refund.

We are unable to offer a money back guarantee to students who leave a class later than the times noted above. Students can however still repeat the training (often with a different trainer).


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