Premiere Pro: Intro to Video Editing

Upcoming Dates

Thu-Fri, January 11-12, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM*
Trainer: Warren
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Mon-Tue, March 19-20, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM*
Trainer: Warren
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*All times are in the US/Pacific timezone.

Class Details

Price per person:$795
Length of class:two days
Version covered:CC 2018


In this two-day hands-on training, you will learn how to edit video in Premiere Pro using industry-standard techniques and workflows. After touring the interface, you will set up a project, import video and stills, organize your media, edit on the Timeline, work with clips and markers, add transitions and explore a few of Premiere's advanced editing techniques like nesting sequences and trimming.


This class is designed for anyone who wants to edit professional-quality video with Premiere
Pro. No prior experience with Premiere Pro is necessary, though experience using the Mac or Windows OS is required.


Touring Adobe Premiere Pro CC
- Nonlinear editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
- Expanding the workflow
- Touring the Adobe Premiere Pro interface

Setting up a Project
- Setting up a project
- Setting up a sequence

Importing Media
- Importing assets
- Working with the Media Browser
- Importing images
- The media cache

Organizing Media
- The Project panel
- Working with bins
- Organizing media with content analysis
- Monitoring footage
- Modifying clips

Essentials of Video Editing
- Using the Source Monitor
- Navigating the Timeline
- Essential editing commands

Working with Clips and Markers
- Program Monitor controls
- Controlling resolution
- Using markers
- Using Sync Lock and Track Lock
- Finding gaps in the Timeline
- Selecting clips
- Moving clips
- Extracting and deleting segments

Adding Transitions
- What are transitions?
- Edit points and handles
- Adding video transitions
- Using A/B mode to fine-tune a transition
- Adding audio transitions

Advanced Editing Techniques
- Four-point editing
- Retiming clips
- Replacing clips and footage
- Nesting sequences
- Regular trimming
- Advanced trimming
- Trimming in the Program Monitor panel

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