Premiere Fundamentals Training

Adobe Premiere is a powerful, feature-rich, cross-platform video editing application built for modern file-based video production. Every day, hundreds of thousands of filmmakers, broadcast editors, videographers, and journalists around the world rely on Premiere to create a massive array of compelling videos.

Touring the Creative Cloud Suite and Setting Up Your Project

  • Walk through of the Adobe Premiere Pro product
  • Understand how to do nonlinear editing
  • Use basic video workflows and incorporate Adobe CC
  • Create a custom workspace for maximum efficiency
  • Pick the right project and playback settings
  • Use scratch disks and sequence presets
  • Pick the right sequence settings
  • Understand audio display settings

Importing and Organizing Media

  • How to use the media browser to find what you need
  • Adding past assets to the project via import
  • Uploading images and photos
  • Understanding the media cache
  • How to use and navigate your project panel
  • How to use bins effectively
  • Monitor footage and make changes to your clips

Editing and Mixing Audio, Editing Video

  • Learn to use the Source Monitor and Navigate the Timeline
  • Edit swiftly by knowing new editing commands
  • Understand the meaning of different audio characteristics
  • Change the volume on the audio you use
  • Learn how to form a split edit
  • Use the Audio Track Mixer for added effects
  • Change the EQ and learn to sweeten sound

Video Editing and Multi-Camera Editing

  • Retime your clips to perfection
  • Take advantage of four point editing
  • Use either regular or advanced trimming depending on the goal
  • Learn the multi-camera process
  • Make multi-camera sequences in your project
  • Know the full scope of multi-camera editing in Premiere

Adding Video Effects and Changing Color

  • Create a solid color oriented workflow to speed up your tasks
  • Learn keyframing effects and effects presents
  • Know the most commonly used effects
  • Add special color effects to your project
  • Get a high level view of different, useful color oriented effects


  • Basic Mac or Windows skills: copying/pasting, right-clicking (contextual menus), finding files, switching between programs, exploring windows

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