Adobe After Effects Level Two


Faculty: Film
Duration: 3 days
Delivery: Online
Level: 101
Start Date: TBC
Course Director: Keith Bailey
Fees: €410
Certification: Adobe Certificate


This three-day course is a natural progression for students who have either completed the After Effects Level 1 training, or have comparable prior experience in the program.

Taught by the only Adobe Certified Instructor for After Effects in Ireland, this course explores intermediate and advanced features and toolsets in After Effects CC2022.

The course demonstrates methods of advanced compositing that combine action video with graphic elements. It also demonstrates the power of the new (in 2019) Essential Graphics panel for templating animated title sets for Premiere Pro. The course concludes with sessions on 3D scene manipulations and the construction of animated infographics.

Day One
Day One
  • The Essential Graphics Panel
  • Rigging Motion Graphic Templates with Expression Controls
  • Introducing transparency to video with the Rotobrush Tool
  • Compositing and keying green screen footage
  • Matchmoving
Day Two
Day Two
  • Single- and dual-point tracking: affixing text to moving video
  • Animating masks and masking effects
  • Face Tracking
  • Replacing screens using Multipoint Point Tracking
  • Introduction to mochaAE: industry standard tracking
  • 3D Camera Tracking
Day Three
Day Three
  • Creating infographics
  • Animating bar charts
  • Constructing 3D title set scenes
  • Animating a Camera layer


Keith Bailey is Ireland’s only Final Cut Studio Master Trainer, as well as being an Adobe Certified Instructor in Premiere Pro and After Effects.

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This three-day course suits Level One trained and experienced After Effects users.
There are no required materials to purchase before taking the class.

Upon receiving your application form our Admissions Team will be in contact to discuss securing your course place.

Educational Requirements

This three-day course suits Level One trained and experienced After Effects users.


There is no interview application for this course.


Irish / EU (Residing in Ireland)

Total Fee: €410*

*Full Payment Required to Confirm Place

International / EU (living outside of Ireland)

Total Fee: €410*

*Full Payment Required to Confirm Place