Video Editing Training Course: iMovie

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Learn how to edit a video using iMovie with our film and video making courses in Sydney.

This video editing training course with iMovie will teach you how to edit and create video content for your small business, some footage of your last holiday trip, or some home videos.

We will make it easier for you to make your own videos at home! Our one-day video editing training course with iMovie will give you the skills needed to edit your own footage from any device or camera. We will teach you how to create titles, add transitions, add music and primary effects to your videos and share your creations with family, friends and the world!

Ideal for

This video editing training course is aimed at all skill levels, no prior knowledge of editing software is required to attend this course. iMovie is an affordable software solution that can be downloaded from the App store aimed at the non-professional editor.

A basic understanding of computers is expected. This class is best suited to any amateur video enthusiast just starting out, small business owners looking to create more video content as well as teachers looking to incorporate video into their lesson plans.

Course Content

  • Understand video file types & terminology
  • Understanding iMovie events
  • How to set up a project
  • Importing footage
  • Introduction to shortcuts
  • Working with transitions
  • Creating simple titles
  • Motion & speed changes
  • Audio editing & levels
  • Adding graphics, images & logos
  • Basics of Green screen/keying
  • Cropping, resizing & working with layers
  • Simple colour correction & grading
  • Exporting and sharing video

Course Outcomes

By the end of this video editing course, you will have an understanding of the following:

  • Understand how to take your footage from raw & unedited to a final product exported and ready for viewing
  • Understand the basics of file types and file management and how video functions within the iMovie software
  • Understand the iMovie interface and its features including but not limited to, shortcuts, titles, transitions, effects and audio

Please bring to class.

  • USB stick with 8GB storage for taking edits and practice footage home (optional)
  • Headphones/Earphones
  • Please note this course is taught in a Macintosh environment with desktop computers and is not suitable for the iPhone or iPad versions of the software.


Rozelle Campus, corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd, Rozelle (in the grounds of St. Joseph’s Church). If driving, no entry into Gordon Street from Victoria Road. Last block on your right before Victoria Road. Pedestrian access is opposite Prince Street.

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Sydney Community College is a social enterprise with a mission to offer innovative continuing adult education programmes that support individual efforts and facilitate sustainable social change.


Video Editing Training Course: iMovie

<p><strong>Learn how to edit a video using iMovie with our <a href="">film and video making</a>

$199 Limited GST free / $159.20 / $179.10
Video Editing Training Course: iMovie

<p><strong>Learn how to edit a video using iMovie with our <a href="">film and video making</a>

$199 Limited GST free / $159.20 / $179.10

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Course testimonials:

  • said: Marcus explained a multi-faceted program (i movie) in a manner that was easily understandable, humorous and genuine. He also answered all the questions the class put to him in a very clear, concise lighthearted way, always making sure that the student came to a new understanding of whatever they were questioning him about. Highly recommended course. Thanks to Marcus and this course, I finally feel ready to start shooting and editing videos for my own youtube channel. Thanks heaps.

  • said: Late start but course covered all I required. I don't think the course needs to be 6 hours rather it could be easily covered in 5 hours. All the necessary files should have been loaded before the course commenced.

  • said: It was great to learn that iMovie had so much more to offer on a PC than on an iPad...

  • said: Fantastic course! Well paced and a good mix of information and practice. I got what I needed out of it. Thanks Marcus :)

  • said: 5 Stars

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