AVID Protools User Certificate

Instructor: Ranga Dasanayake / Denham Hekel

Avid Education offers a number of Pro Tools certifications (Version 11), validating user skills from novice to expert. The first of these certifications is the Avid Certified User for Pro Tools, providing an industry recognized credential for both academic users and industry professionals.  

To gain the title of Avid Certified User for Pro Tools, you must take two foundational courses, Pro Tools Fundamentals I (PT101) and Pro Tools Fundamentals II (PT110), before sitting and passing the associated certification exam, as shown in the graphic below.

Becoming an Avid Certified User for Pro Tools verifies that you possess a fundamental understanding of and the capability to use Avid Pro Tools to engineer a project through to completion, with all of the fundamental operational skills to record, edit, mix and output the finished session.


Pro Tools 101: Introduction
This course covers basic Pro Tools principles, giving you the required skills to complete a Pro Tools project from initial set up to final mix-down. 


Topics include:

  • ●  Getting to know Pro Tools inside

  • ●  Creating your first session

  • ●  Making your first audio recording

  • ●  Importing media

  • ●  Making your first MIDI recording

  • ●  Selecting and navigating

  • ●  Basic editing techniques

  • ●  Introduction to mixing

  • ●  Finishing your work


Pro Tools 110 : Essentials

This course provides a more detailed look at the Pro Tools system. It covers all the key concepts and skills needed to operate a Pro Tools system. 


Topics include:

  • ●  Getting started – Configuring your studio and session

  • ●  Controlling Pro Tools – What is an external controller?

  • ●  Managing sessions and tracks

  • ●  Recording MIDI and audio

  • ●  Loop recording and auditioning

  • ●  Understanding timescales

  • ●  Editing MIDI

  • ●  Editing audio

  • ●  Understanding automation

  • ●  Mixing – Use of sends, returns, and plug-ins 

Course Duration: 3 Months

Course Code: HFP04

Type Of Class: Group

Total Course Fee: 55,000 LKR

(Inclusive of Course Material / Exam Fee)

13 MAY
10.00am - 3.00pm
10.00am - 3.00pm

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