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Premiere Pro Fundamentals

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Become a Premiere Pro Editor

This is a two-day introduction to Adobe Premiere Pro. Premiere Pro is the timeline-based video editing software application that comes bundled in the Adobe Creative Suite master collection, production premium and Creative Cloud. The course is delivered on Premiere Pro Creative Cloud (CC).

Basic editing skills

Learn how to capture HD video footage, basic editing and add audio, effects, transitions and text

Export and import

Export to a number of formats including web and import projects from other editing systems

Work with other Adobe applications

Work with other Adobe applications like Photoshop, Illustrator, Encore and After Effects

Is Premiere Pro Fundamentals right for you?

Adobe Premiere Pro is becoming increasingly widely used, and offers a cost effective alternative to more high-end broadcast editing options. It is being used increasingly in schools, DIY editing, corporate and production environments, and as an alternative to Final Cut Pro for timeline-based video editing. This two day intensive course is an introduction to the basics of using Premiere Pro and is designed for absolute beginners.

Meet Your Tutors

Gareth Tillson

One of AFTRS Open's most popular tutors, Gareth Tillson has pursued a career in cinematography since he saw the light…

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What you will need

This course is for students aged 18+ only and is taught in a Mac lab, so it’s helpful to be comfortable in the Mac environment.

It’s a good idea to have a copy of the software so you can practise straight after the course. There is a free trial version available.

Premiere Pro Fundamentals Offerings


08 Feb 2021 to 09 Feb 2021

Mon & Tue, 9:30am-5pm

Industry Price:

This price is available to all Australian screen and broadcast practitioners.

Course Price:

This is the standard course price.

Building 130, The Entertainment QuarterMoore Park NSW 2021

For more information please email info@aftrs.edu.au or call 1300 065 281 or to register for future offerings click here


For more information email info@aftrs.edu.au or call 1300 065 281 or for for future offerings register your interest


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