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After Effects Intro Training Course Reviews

It can be difficult finding the best After Effects Intro training course.
Check out our amazing client reviews from recently attending learners.

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"Peter our course trainer was brilliant and really knowledgable. Everyone at the training centre was friendly and approachable. And the lunch was really nice!!"
Hampshire County Council
  • 2nd December - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"Peter was incredibly knowledgable on the program and had an answer to all problems that arose during the course. Highly reccommend!"
Little Dot Studios
  • 2nd December - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"Explaining slowly and effectively for elements of the basic interface in which I found extremely useful leaving me with no question marks about the programme. Not once did I feel rushed or confused about anything I learnt. I now feel I can do a lot more than I expected to learn! :)"
Broadland And South Norfolk Council
  • 16th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Very detailed and specific programme. Lunch and snack supplied were great, and staff was really friendly and helpful."
Wildbrain
  • 16th November - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was great. Everything was very clear and it was a perfect introduction to After Effects. I feel confident to go on and continue my learning."
Arsenal
  • 1st November - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"The course was excellent, the lunch provided was healthy and delicious and all the staff were very pleasant"
Little Dot Studios
  • 1st November - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"The whole experience was really brilliant. From the welcome and the refreshments and food to the experience of Ivan, the whole thing was professional, warm and welcoming so thank you."
National Theatre
  • 20th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Explaining the course very simply, great course and tuition thank you."
Andrew Stanford
  • 7th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"A great environment for learning, technical setup was great, and the trainer was incredible supportive, pace of course was also just right. Definitely recommend!"
Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
  • 7th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really lovely learning space with great equipment. The trainer is very knowledgeable, patient and organised. The course is well structured, practical and packed with useful advice and tips that I can easily apply to my work. I would highly recommend the course and Media Training to everyone looking to improve their knowledge of Adobe Suite!"
Battersea
  • 7th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Everyone was really friendly, course was interesting and the food was great"
Battersea
  • 30th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Making sure we were all working at the same pace, I never felt rushed. I always felt I could ask questions and nothing was too silly to ask."
Boden
  • 30th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Media Training were great at understanding my needs. As an autistic person I find it difficult to stay concentrated and have difficulty with hearing. I was able to inform the team and they accommodated me by allowing me to sit next to the tutor and take breaks when I needed to. Tom was very knowledgeable and understanding of my needs."
Harris Creative
  • 27th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Tom


"The lessons were managed well and could be easily absorbed without too much information being provided in one go. the trainer (Tom) was patient and very knowledgeable and used relevant examples to make the class easier to understand."
ISS Facility Services
  • 27th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Tom


"Iwan was extremely knowledgable and helpful. So much content, lots to take away and develop, certainly didn't feel like we could have fitted anymore into the day and felt it the course was very worthwhile"
Dreams
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Amazing, genuinely had a blast being there and learning in such a nice enviroment"
Littledot Studios
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"The trainer and the course were exceptional. The staff in the centre were extremely approachable and lovely. Cannot wait to take another course with media training and have already reccomended you to friends/peers."
Little Dot Studios
  • 20th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Iwan was very approachable and had a good sense of humour which made learning easier. I thoroughly enjoyed this course! Media Training is a lovely environment to learn new skills in and all staff and course members were friendly and welcoming."
Voyage Care
  • 6th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Iwan was very knowledgeable and encouraging. He explained everything with great depth. He moved at a good pace and kept it interesting. Very much looking forward to taking the next course."
Little Dot Studios
  • 6th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Managed to cover a a huge amount in a very short time. Paced very well -- never felt like things were moving too fast or too slow. Iwan very approachable, patient and knowledgeable!"
Little Dot Studios
  • 6th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Great friendly instructor, facilities and good energy"
Later
  • 6th September - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"My trainer Neil was very passionate about the subject and patient with us. He made it very enjoyable. All the staff members were really friendly and approachable."
House Of Commons
  • 25th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"The training was thorough and Iwan was very engaging. I really enjoyed it and learnt a lot."
Bectu
  • 16th August - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"All good! Loved the food and snacks. The venue was great. Neil was great and there plenty of breaks which were useful for digesting info."
Government Equalities Office
  • 16th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Really enjoyed the course. Neil was a great trainer with lots of knowledge. Lunch was good too!"
Unique Vacations Ltd
  • 16th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Excellent knowledge, very welcoming and friendly staff. Felt very supported with all questions we had."
Next
  • 16th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Great session, as always. Thanks so much!"
Plan International UK
  • 5th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Good variety of different skills were shown and in good detail. I now feel I'd be confident enough to be able to follow tutorials and actually understand the process behind each step. Really looking forward to experimenting."
Sunday
  • 5th August - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Super informative and good analogies. Really feel like I learnt the basics and the venue was fab :)"
Infinis
  • 2nd August - Classroom
  • Expert - Neil


"Iwan was fantastically knowledgeable, and was also very personable. He paced things just right, and I'd happily do further training with him."
Shelter
  • 29th July - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really great tutoring. Easy to understand and a fun way of learning. Iwan was great!"
BEIS
  • 5th July - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Small class sizes - good to be able to keep up remotely. Tech support was great"
Eastside
  • 27th May - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Solving issues remotely so the course did not slow down or lose its effectiveness. Everything was made to seem so simple and digestible so it should be easy to pick up in the near future."
Blue Train Marketing
  • 27th May - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"The trainer was very knowledgeable and helpful."
LSE
  • 27th May - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Excellent clarity in explanations and in going through all the examples. Thank you"
Cambridge Consultants
  • 27th May - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Very good at explaining everything. Thank you."
Harrods
  • 13th May - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Tom was very knowledgeable and friendly - he explained complex concepts clearly and at a measured pace"
Lumos
  • 26th April - Online
  • Expert - Tom


"Making sure everyone was working at the same pace, and explaining the details of why everything works the way it does to understand why we are doing it."
Avery Dennison
  • 26th April - Online
  • Expert - Tom


"Loved the small groups, trainer was excellent, location and staff all great"
Event Spotlight
  • 19th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Amazed at how much we learnt over the last two days. A lot more than I think I expected."
Tarkan Algin
  • 19th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really good at explaining everything at a good pace and covering a wide range of techniques that we can carry into our jobs"
Tropic Skincare
  • 14th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Very friendly staff. Good pace. Well placed breaks."
9yards
  • 14th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"The practical examples were really helpful"
House Of Commons
  • 14th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really welcoming and unscary environment to learn. Loads to get through content-wise but a good amount of breaks too."
AMV BBDO
  • 14th April - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Fitted A LOT of content into a couple of days and well communicated etc."
Labour Party
  • 8th April - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"The course was extremely well prepared, informative and engaging. It taught me a lot of the AE basics which are essential for using the software. Iwan went above and beyond and helped to make us all think about how these skills could be applied across different aspects of the software."
Graeme Alaexander
  • 8th April - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Thorough teaching through each of the steps"
Hiscox
  • 8th April - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Iwan was superbly knowledgeable and really knew his stuff. No question was too small or simple to be answered and was a really calm and helpful trainer. This is my second course run by Iwan and I couldn't recommend it any higher!"
All Star Lanes
  • 31st March - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"So helpful and attentive, especially considering it was an online course. He gave attention to all members of the group when needed and you felt comfortable if you needed help as he welcomed questions and would go through it all with you. Highly satisfied, thank you so much."
COOK
  • 31st March - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Great support and guidance from the teacher when anyone was stuck."
Munich Re
  • 31st March - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really knowledgeable trainer - great course."
James Hinton
  • 24th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Really good at explaining everything from a basic starter level and also really good at checking in with everyone to make sure everyone is up to speed with the activities"
Liz Earle
  • 24th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Really great tech set up and customer service, as usual Great trainer too"
Cabinet Office
  • 24th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Being patient and explaining things thoroughly, thanks Neil!"
Fitch Ratings
  • 15th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"I thought the course was well organised and structured. However, what most impressed my was Neil - he is clearly incredibly knowledgeable and a great animator, but he was also so patient and so good at explaining everything. The pace and tone of the course was spot on and he managed to bring everyone on the course with him at all stages. He was pretty unflappable and just generally really nice . His passion was evident and that really helped me learn and stay with the course."
Parkinson's UK
  • 15th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Clear concise directions, everyone had time to ask questions, no-one was left behind. A fantastic course."
The Playhouse
  • 15th March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Very friendly, very knowledgeable, happy to help with any issues."
Department For Education
  • 1st March - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"The course was very detailed, everything was explained really well."
Simply Business
  • 15th February - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Very friendly, making you feel comfortable and happy to go over any questions. Good at explaining things simply."
Hampshire County Council
  • 15th February - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Keeping everyone engaged and moving at a good pace. It was nice to have a small group."
Gloo Communications Limited
  • 27th January - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was a brilliant trainer. He was thorough and took the time to make sure everyone was on the same page. He was also really funny! I learnt a lot and I now feel more comfortable to use AE."
Bectu
  • 27th January - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Joe was very knowledgeable and a great teacher. I would definitely recommend this course to others."
Intellectual Property Office
  • 18th January - Online
  • Expert - Joe


"Sharing knowledge, explaining tasks, making us feel comfortable to ask questions, covering a lot of material, providing examples."
Thames Water
  • 18th January - Online
  • Expert - Joe


"Joe had very clear communication skills and was always kind to help"
Newsquest
  • 18th January - Online
  • Expert - Joe


"Good website, great teacher, small class size"
Cox & Cox
  • 18th January - Online
  • Expert - Joe


"Make you feel at home, literally! Seriously, very friendly, relaxed, fun way to learn"
Newsquest
  • 4th January - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Covered lots of useful material and suggested good resources for further training/practice."
Resolution Foundation
  • 4th January - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Everything was brilliant, Neil was great and moved along at a good pace!"
Opus Energy
  • 4th January - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Very informative, I learned a lot! Answered questions effectively and was given helpful resources to look at!"
Influencer
  • 21st December - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Clear with all explanations and good at giving us time to test it out ourselves. All flowed really well too and gave us time for questions which was useful."
Sally Warlow LTD
  • 21st December - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Just very good explaining - use of metaphors really helped."
UK100
  • 21st December - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"I really love the media training courses! I've learnt so much within just 2 days, a massive thank you to Neil for his teaching and inspiring me to want to explore motion graphics further. Everything was well explained and easy to follow, I'd definitely like to attend more media training classes in the future."
Freelance
  • 21st December - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was great at explaining the entry level skills for AE. Many thanks."
Simon Glover
  • 26th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"It was all great. very smooth admin and prep and the training was a really good pace, and put me at ease. I learned loads. I actually had a certain amount of AE knowledge, but I wanted a solid base and I feel confident now and have a lot of pointers on directions to go. really pleased."
KCLSU
  • 26th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Delivery was superb. Very knowlegable course tutor. Great materials. Superb course."
Sunbelt Rentals
  • 26th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"As a start to how after effects works it was perfect as it covers everything you would need to know when importing a pre made composition and know how to edit it in the correct manor."
Trailfinders
  • 26th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Consistent explanation for the entire group. No one got left behind. Neil was very clear and encouraging."
Charlotte Tilbury
  • 26th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Great, friendly, well paced trainer. Knowledgeable with plenty of useful resources for us at the end. Would recommend to colleagues and friends."
FutureLearn
  • 16th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil went at a perfect pace and was brilliant at listening and understanding! Also kept it fun and interesting."
Thames Water
  • 16th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil gave a comprehensive introduction to After Effects at a good pace, ensuring all of us grasped the concepts of how it works, which took place over Zoom. You pick up much more compared to learning the software self taught. I would definitely recommend it."
Oyster
  • 16th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was a fantastic trainer. He was so engaging and had great explainers for everything. Loads of interactive parts and he was happy to answer all of our questions. Neil also gave loads of great insider tips for the animation/design industry."
Science + Technology Facilities Council
  • 5th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was very knowlegable and the course was kept at a good pace. I've learnt a lot."
Houses Of Parliament
  • 5th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Neil was very enthusiastic and motivational! Very patient and a good teacher."
International Paralympic Committee
  • 5th November - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Iwan was great at explaining his steps, really patient and has a great soothing voice so i think no one felt panicked."
Bondi Sands
  • 21st October - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Very friendly and knowledgeable trainer , thank you Iwan!"
Travers Smith
  • 21st October - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Very thorough and methodical. Good range of tasks and projects. Really great course"
CBS Interactive
  • 21st October - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Really impressed with the virtual session - never done a virtual workshop before but seemed to work really well."
Next
  • 21st October - Online
  • Expert - Iwan


"Taking the time to help everyone and not going too far ahead with complicated bits."
Next PLC
  • 8th October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"The trainer Jason was very knowledgeable and easy to understand. The advice he gave was clear and concise. Also, the technical support prior to the session was very helpful."
Travers Smith
  • 8th October - Online
  • Expert - Jason


"Good the way things learnt on first day were reiterated whilst working through day two's exercises"
HIghways England
  • 8th October - Online
  • Expert - Tom


"Really friendly, helpful service right from when you sign up to the course. The instructor was very knowledgeable - a lot gets covered in two days, but he went at a good pace so you don't feel overwhelmed by everything you're learning."
Institute For Government
  • 8th October - Online
  • Expert - Jason


"Whole package and experience was really good."
AMVBBDO
  • 1st October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"The course was informative, intuitive with a real hands-on approach. It was a very useful introduction into After Effects"
Danny Ledger Freelance Design
  • 1st October - Classroom
  • Expert - Iwan


"Perfect in an online setting, Neil was very good at making sure we were all keeping up and had understood, especially when we are all on mute, very well done to Neil, it must be tricky when you haven't got a student right there with them. Very helpful and just what I was looking for! Thank you!!"
N/A
  • 21st September - Online
  • Expert - Neil


"Great facility and teaching of a difficult subject"
Golf Marketing Services
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"Peter was a very good and easy going trainer. Happy to take the time to explain things a number of times if necessary. Felt this was a very clean and safe environment to learn in, which is import in these covid times."
Amv Bbdo
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"Clear explanation on what we needed to do. Very knowledgeable and helpful and made it fun to learn and understand."
Synergy Vision
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"The Trainers were knowledgeable, patient, friendly and provided us with the necessary tools and environment to train us in our editing skills."
Omnicom Media Group
  • 21st September - Classroom
  • Expert - Peter


"Good communication, good knowledge - really enjoyed it"
Jewish Care
  • 21st September - Online
  • Expert - Neil