Training Library

Creative Editing Training, Software Courses, E-Books and more…

SOFTWARE TRAINING – OPEN ENROLLMENT

For new brand new editors, or experienced editors looking to become more versatile, these courses are designed to get you familiar with each program in less than a day. Enrollment for our Quickstart courses is always open.

Premiere Pro Quickstart

SKILL LEVEL: BEGINNER

Learn to edit in Premiere Pro fast! We’ve provided 40+ tutorials, 23 downloadable assets and step-by-step instruction along with a hands-on project to get you comfortable with the software.

Avid Media Composer Quickstart

SKILL LEVEL: BEGINNER

Learn the fundamentals of editing in Avid Media Composer, the #1 chosen software of entertainment professionals and big budget films. Includes step-by-step tutorials, downloadable footage, music and sound!

DaVinci Resolve Quickstart

SKILL LEVEL: BEGINNER

In this course you’ll gain all the skills you’ll need in order to start editing in DaVinci Resolve. You’ll learn editing fundamentals and more along the way with a hands-on practice project.

CREATIVE EDITING TRAINING – LIMITED ENROLLMENT

Each course is designed to teach you the creative & technical skills you’ll need to become a better editor. We’ll show you the how and why of professional level editing, not just which buttons to press. Each enrollment group is limited in order to provide students with the support they might need as they move through the lessons.

Secrets of Creative Editing

SKILL LEVEL: BEGINNER  |  SOFTWARE: ANY

Our most well-rounded course, you’ll learn the core editing skills related to video, sound and workflow. It also features a range of in-depth editing deconstructions teaching you the most effective use of picture and audio.

The Art of Drama Editing

SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE

The Art of Drama Editing will guide you through the stages of cutting together a feature-length dramatic film. There will be heavy emphasis on storytelling, pacing and shaping actor performances.

The Art of Action Editing

SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE

The Art of Action Editing is a step-by-step training course that explores the world of action. With 37 video tutorials, downloadable footage, music & sound plus guided editing assignments, it’s a complete training package.

The Art of Trailer Editing

SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE

In this course, you’ll follow along with an expert trailer editor as you learn how to cut amazing trailers, teasers and promos for all genres. It contains downloadable footage, sound design and an extensive music library. 

The Art of Music Editing

SKILL LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED

Learn to harness the incredible power of perfectly-edited music during hands-on projects while using a 500+ piece, premium music library. A comprehensive and versatile course for editors of all types.

FREE GUIDES

Edit Like a Pro E-Book

SKILL LEVEL: ALL

In this 27-page illustrated ebook, you’ll find 50 powerful film editing tips written by professional Hollywood editors. Discover real world techniques, shortcuts and workflows the pros use everyday.

Trailer Editing Checklist

SKILL LEVEL: ALL

This 31-step trailer editing checklist and follow the exact process used by professional Hollywood trailer editors. You’ll learn the 8 stages of trailer music & sound design, the steps to structuring out your trailer and more.