Adobe After Effects Training

Learn to create amazing animations with Adobe After Effects in this two-day training class.

Students in this hands-on, instructor-led class will gain a solid foundation in both the animation tools available in After Effects and the motion graphics concepts needed to create compelling animated content. The class exercises focus on producing practical, modern content for the age of social media and cell phones.

This class covers the following techniques: 

  • Scaling, sliding, fading, rotating
  • Text animations
  • Keyframing
  • Easing
  • Transforming elements
  • After Effects filters and effects
  • Masking
  • Editing to a beat and matching audio
  • Animation along a path
  • Editing green screens and keying
  • Rotoscoping
  • Outputing content for delivery (including social media)

The following skills/features/concepts are NOT covered in this foundations class

  • 3D
  • Camera tracking
  • Scripting animations

Who should attend this class?

This class is for absolute beginners who want to create motion graphics for advertisements, social media content, product marketing, presentations, explainer videos, brand bumpers, intros and outros, digital signage and billboards, animated titles and kinetic text, User Interface (UI) prototyping, and any other need where putting design elements in motion resonates with the viewer.

Basic computer experience required.

  • 12 hours of hands on training – 9am to 4pm both days
  • 100% custom training content exclusive to C2
  • 1 year of email tech support
  • 1 year free retake policy
  • 100% Satisfaction guarantee
Class Outline by Topic

Class Outline

  • Scaling, sliding, fading, rotating
  • Text animations
  • Keyframing
  • Easing
  • Transforming elements
  • After Effects filters and effects
  • Masking
  • Editing to a beat and matching audio
  • Animation along a path
  • Captioning
  • Editing green screens and keying
  • Rotoscoping
  • Outputing content for delivery

Upcoming Class Dates

Pick your own class dates!

Schedule this class on dates that work for you.

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