Video Editing With Final Cut-Pro X


Faculty: Film
Duration: 3 Saturdays (12pm to 5:30pm)
Delivery: Online
Level: Certificate
Start Date: February 24th 2024
Course Director: Keith Bailey
Fees: €390
Certification: Pulse College Certificate


This three-day, hands-on course will equip you with an array of skills, from basic video editing techniques, best practice media management, all the way through to understanding Final Cut Pro’s advanced features such as colour correction and multi-cam editing. This course features practitioner training using supplied media to learn the practical techniques used daily in the editing of projects.
Day One
Day One
  • Starting and configuring Final Cut Pro X
  • Ingesting media
  • Organising media
  • FCPX Library management
  • Previewing and marking up clips
  • Creating a project
  • Basic edits
Day Two
Day Two
  • Editing cutaways and alternative Storylines
  • Creating and managing Markers
  • Learning the multipurpose Trim Tool
  • Editing and Foleying Sound
  • Versioning Projects
  • Sharing Library content via XML
Day Three
Day Three
  • Polishing edits with transitions and fades
  • Retiming clips for freeze frames and variable speed changes
  • Transforming and Animating Clips: Moving, Rotating, Cropping and Distorting
  • Applying and Customising Video and Audio Effects
  • Principles of Colour Correction
  • Exporting projects
  • Edit a multicam music video


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 course is suitable for anyone looking to improve their media skills and discover the creative possibilities of this industry standard software. No previous experience is required.

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 our payment options in securing your course place.

Educational Requirements

No previous experience is required.


There is no interview application for this course.


Irish / EU (Residing in Ireland)

Total Fee: €390*

*Full Payment Required to Confirm Place

International / EU (living outside of Ireland)

Total Fee: €390*

*Full Payment Required to Confirm Place