Adobe After Effects course

You will learn how to master the tools of Adobe After Effects to create special effects and animation
/6571 learners
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Adobe After Effects course
You will learn how to master the tools of Adobe After Effects to create special effects and animation
/6571 learners
4, 7
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Training duration

3
classes
per week
practical lessons
week
course
2
6
1 ½ hours each
1. Understand design principles
It will be easier for you to use your creative potential to accomplish the tasks set by your client
You will learn to
3. Create video design
After this course, you will be able to create design layouts for video production from beginning to end
4. Work with composition
It will be easy for you to work with composition, observing the rules of typography and applying the latest fonts in your work
2. Create a selling portfolio
You will make your portfolio truly eye-catching, filling it with works done in accordance with all the rules of design
Course programme
Participate in a virtual class
or watch it recorded
Ask and chat with the live expert
Study materials
your lecturer will answer your questions personally
We provide our learners with resources and recorded lessons. Keep them to refresh your knowlege whenever you need.
100% interactive course

Adobe After Effects

1
content and tools
You will learn
⦁ Creating and setting composition

Your teacher will check your results and give a detailed feedback
Tools
Composition
Preset drop-down menu
Timeline
Layer handles
1. Adobe After Effects Scope
2. Interface
3. Settings
4. Creating your own project
5. Importing source
6. Preset resolution
7. Customizing your preset
8. Basic layers
You will practice

Basic animation

2
content and tools
You will learn
⦁ Animating basic geometric figures

Your teacher will check your results and give a detailed feedback
Tools
PSD and Al files
Rotation
Selection
Nested composition
1. Basic animation features
2. Composition based on imported files
3. Adding layers
4. Layers hierarchy
5. Types of layers
6. Creating composition from selected layers
7. Animation based on nested layers
8. Basic geometric figures
You will practice

Layer and shape animation

3
content
and tools
You will learn
⦁ Making a basic shape animation

Your teacher will check your results and give a detailed feedback
Tools
Null
Shape
Precompose
Render
1. Synthetic layers: overview
2. How to add synthetic layer
3. Null for the animation of all the elements
4. Layer parameters
5. Layer blending mode
6. Duplicating layers
7. Quick access parameters
You will practice

Applying effects

4
content
and tools
You will learn
⦁ Making a slide show

Your teacher will check your results and give a detailed feedback
Tools
Effects menu
Effect controls panel
Transition
Presets
1. Applying effects
2. Editing
3. Effects hierarchy
4. Correcting layer
5. Special effects in detail
6. Access effects
7. Fix button
8. Deleting effects
You will practice

Masks in After Effects

5
content
and tools
You will learn
⦁ Applying masks in your projects

Your teacher will check your results and give a detailed feedback
Tools
Masks
New Mask
Track Matte
Shape tools
1. How to work with masks
2. Masks hierarchy
3. New mask tool
4. Applying effects to masks
5. Animation with masks
6. Selection tool for masks
7. How to manipulate a specific area of your composition with a mask
You will practice
Participate in
a virtual class
or watch it recorded
Ask and chat with the live expert
Study materials
your lecturer will answer your questions personally
100% interactive course
We provide our learners with resources and recorded lessons. Keep them to refresh your knowlege whenever you need.
Narek
Najaryan
Video editing professional
Experience
I am a self-motivated and proficient video editor with over 6+ years of experience. Throughout my work experience I have managed to understand that a well planned and edited video ad is the key for a business to succeed. I have delivered projects as TV commercials, Social Media Commercials and took many businesses to a complete next level. Now, guess what? My students are doing the same!
«It takes 1 video commercial to bring you 100+ clients, and I will teach you how to create one!»

Experts

I am a self-motivated and proficient video editor with over 6+ years of experience. Throughout my work experience I have managed to understand that a well planned and edited video ad is the key for a business to succeed. I have delivered projects as TV commercials, Social Media Commercials and took many businesses to a complete next level. Now, guess what? My students are doing the same!
Experience
Narek
Najaryan
Video editing professional
«It takes 1 video commercial to bring you 100+ clients, and I will teach you how to create one!»
Experts
You want to change your job
The course will be suitable if:
You want to improve your skills
You want new experience
You want to develop your own business
If you are aware of different kinds of professions in the design field, but want to be a universal specialist in design, then start your new career with one of our basic courses: Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, and Motion Design. After completing these courses, you will be fully equipped to begin working as a design professional.
If you've already mastered the basic skills in graphic design and vector graphics editing, but you want to further your expertise, then choose this course in Adobe After Effects. The course will help you to become an in-demanded specialist in the design industry.
This course will help you learn to use the necessary tools for you to independently develop your own visual brand.
If you would like to learn new skills that can turn into a hobby, and you've already worked with basic Adobe Illustrator, then continue your education with this course in Adobe After Effects.
The eLearning platform



How are classes delivered?
Virtual classes
Home tasks
During your course, you will get practical and written tasks to complete outside of the scheduled lessons (home study). Our expert tutors will check your work and give you regular feedback, which will go towards your accredited certification.
Community


We keep our students constantly motivated by providing them with regular feedback and a direct channel of communication with each other and our practising experts. Live tutors share professional up-to-date information and will help you keep on track to complete your qualification with confidence.
As soon as your course starts you'll get access to the educational platform where you will find your study materials. You will also be able to communicate with tutor and other learners in your class.
You do virtual face-to-face training with a tutor in a small group. You ask questions and get answers. Training is also available in the recording if you miss the class but the live participation stimulates your progress.
Student reviews
I changed my job
I really liked the invited experts.
Mikhail Gladkov
Result
I was burnt out on my last job. This course gave me new energy and new earning opportunities. I really liked the invited experts from the school. I also liked the format for submitting materials, the opportunity to talk to my mentor and get comments on homework.
Study and earn
You don't need to wait until the course is over. You can start earning during the course and increase your income.
Be self-employed: check some rates for freelancers
One minute video colour styling
Corporate logo footage development
10 minutes video editing and styling
£30
£70
£200
1450
£32800
Vacancies are open in UK
Video designer earns first year
A Personal Certificate would be presented to you after you have completed the course.

Qualification

Personal certificate
Your CV right after the course

Key competences:

Research of target audience and competitors

Writing texts for the target audience

Understanding how to tell bad design from good

Photo retouching in Adobe Photoshop and mobile applications

Video editing and processing

Create Instagram masks in Spark AR app

Development of terms of reference for a designer or photographer
Job opportunities



384 vacancies were scanned on Indeed.co.uk based on the current market demand to create this course. We guarantee that your skills are up to date.
of our learners were able to find a new job or increase their income within 6 months after the course
74%
British HR-specialists recommends us
There is no doubt that the ICS is an excellent place to study. You'll be able to boost your career and raise your salary by learning skills from the ICS courses.
George Evans
HR-specialist in Digital Farm
FAQ:
How do you deliver your course?
Most short courses are delivered online via interactive Zoom sessions. Level 3-4 courses have a blended model delivery: it means you will have in-class sessions for practical modules and online sessions for the theory. Please read carefully the course description. During Zoom sessions you will practise your new skills with experienced teachers. They will give you feedback about your home assignments. Once you are enrolled in the programme, you can access all lessons and study materials on the ICS eLearning platform. To login into your Zoom session, use the links available inside the lesson block.
How to sign up to the course?
There is only one way to do it. Proceed to the sign-up form and submit your credentials. Then follow the instructions.
How to enrol in this course?
Once you sign up for the course, you'll get access to our eLearning platform. There you can choose the right course for you. Once you make sure that the start date and time are convenient for you, proceed to the payment option and follow the instructions. You can pay with a debit/credit card or Paypal. All payments are secured and processed by either Paypal or Stripe systems. Remember, we tolerate a 100% refund policy. You can claim a refund anytime before the course starts.
What if I miss my class?
  • If you are attending one of our online short courses:
Don't worry. We provide class recordings. You can watch your lesson later. In case you have any unexpected circumstances preventing you from participating in your classes, please, let us know by contacting our support team via the eLearning platform so we can talk about solutions.

  • If you are attending Level 2 or 3 VTCT courses:
Your attendance is monitored and required for successful completion. In case you cannot attend an online session, you will be able to catch up by watching the class recording.

How can I take advantage of the instalment plans?
We propose flexible payment schemes for fees exceeding £400. If you would like to pay in instalments, please, contact our recruitment team into the eLearning platform
Will I get a certificate after the course?
Yes, at the last day of your classes, you will receive a certificate or diploma of completion. It will confirm your qualification.
You are taught according to a proven methodology
You can easily expand your knowledge
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