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Editing Training: FCPX Beginners – Advanced


Do you want to up your edit skills using Apple’s intuitive software, or even just learn the very basics of what the programme can do? This summer, we have practitioner training to suit every level, starting from €125. 

A non-linear trackless video editing application (NLE) created by Apple, Final Cut Pro X was first released in June 2011, and is available now to purchase on the Mac App Store. It’s intuitive new design and revolutionary timeline offers power and speed for the next generation of video editors. Editing footage has never been faster or easier.


For First Time Editors:


Edit Essentials: FCPX

  • 8th & 9th July, 1 Weekend
  • €275 Members / €295 Non-Members

This 2 day, hands-on workshop for beginners will give budding editors an overview of Final Cut Pro’s interface and features. Perfect for people with little or no experience of digital editing. Read More>


Intermediate Training:

Professional Post Production: Final Cut Pro X


  • 2nd – 4th June, Fri – Sun
  • €375 Members / €395 Non-Members

This intensive 3-day course explores the world of Non-Linear Editing, through Apple’s popular software, Final Cut Pro. Attendees will learn edit techniques, gain familiarity with the programme’s userface and pick up shortcuts, as well as tips and tricks at the hands of a seasoned pro. Read More>


Colour Correction for FCPX


  • 29th July, 1 Saturday
  • €120 Members / €150 Non-Members

This one-day workshop suits new and existing users of Final Cut Pro 10. Get to understand the Colour Correction effect in FCPX, videoscopes, primary and secondary colour correction, even sending rough grades to DaVinci Resolve. Read More>


Advanced Programmes


Motion Effects: Intro to Motion


  • 15th – 17th June, Thursday – Saturday
  • €375 Members / €395 Non-Members

Want to give your footage a competitive edge? Create polished videos with brilliant titles, transitions, effects, animations and much more, all using Motion 5, the motion graphics companion to Final Cut Pro X. Tutor: Keith Bailey. Read More>


Advanced Edit: Final Cut Pro X

  • 13th – 15th July, Thurs – Sat
  • €375 Members / €395 Non-Members

This three-day, hands-on programme is perfect for editors looking to get a greater understanding of editing techniques using Apple’s popular editing software, Final Cut Pro X. Read More>

final_cut_xOne of the best things about Final Cut Pro X is that it’s a one-time payout, and you can use it on multiple computers. Other programmes, such as Adobe Premiere and Avid Media Composer, charge frequent subscription fees, Final Cut Pro X can be purchased for a one-time payment of €299. Want to try out the software before booking on? Apple also offers a free 30-day trial of Final Cut Pro X.


For more information on any of these courses, or to reserve your place, please contact Filmbase Reception on 01 679 6716 and dial 0. For more information, email our Training Department at Please read our Terms & Conditions before booking a course.