Our Adobe After Effects training courses are led by certified, expert trainers with years of experience. Our courses include real-life examples and scenarios to maximise the impact on your workflows when you return to work.

We offer scheduled After Effects training at our centre in Guildford.

We also offer custom After Effects courses at our centres in London and Manchester, and onsite at our clients' offices. This means that the training material will be customised to your exact requirements and for the training to be run on a day to suit you.

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Adobe After Effects Training Course – Introduction / Intermediate

Introduction / Intermediate

2 days

Our introductory course for Adobe After Effects.

Become a capable, fast After Effects user.

Learn to confidently:

  1. Navigate the After Effects interface and menus.
  2. Create new projects and create basic effects.
  3. Use layers and move the camera and / or lights in 3D.

Course Locations

Our main training centre for After Effects is in Guildford.

Our Guildford centre is in the Surrey Technology Centre, next to the Royal Surrey Hospital.

We are also very happy to provide onsite After Effects training at your premises, or at our centres in Manchester and London. This can done on a date that suits you and customised to your requirements so that it only covers those topics most relevant for you.

Our London office is in the heart of the City of London. It is very close to Bank and Tower Hill tube stations and a short walk from Liverpool Street, Cannon Street and Fenchurch Street overland stations. Our Manchester centre is in the centre of Manchester and only a short walk from both Oxford Road and Piccadilly stations.

Course Approach

This course is deliberately hands-on. It has been carefully designed to develop your speed and confidence as much as possible.

We believe that real skills are only developed through guided practice and so it involves multiple practical exercises. These have been chosen to reinforce the key points from each training session and develop your practical expertise. Our instructors are on hand through out to answer any questions that you might have.

About Adobe After Effects

Adobe After Effects is recognised as the essential tool for motion graphics and visual effects.

It offers a fast, flexible, affordable 2D and 3D compositing and animation toolset to help you develop your creative ideas with speed and control, and deliver high-quality results for film, video, multimedia, or the Web. This allows you to create the type of sophisticated video effects previously only available to television graphic designers and film special FX producers.


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We provide everything that you need for your training.

You will have your own laptop to work on, and a USB stick so that you can take your practice exercises with you. You also receive a full colour A4 manual.

Biscuits and refreshments throughout the day are also provided as is a delicious lunch.

Please come wearing whatever you are comfortable in. Most people attend wearing casual clothing.

No problem.

If you have a question or issue on the areas that the course covered for the 6 months after the course simply email us the question and your trainer will either call or email you to help you out.


We will provide you with an individual certificate of attendance to demonstrate that you have completed the course.

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Please give us as much notice as possible and we will let our caterers know.


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