It was good being trained by people who have worked on this product from the hardware and software perspective.
Tessa Potter Engineering CityTV, Winnipeg

Supplement and extend your learning of Avid's products by checking out these learning resources.

Web Tutorials

Watch these free tutorials to get started using Media Composer 6 and Pro Tools 10 today!

Avid Media Composer 6 Getting Started

Media Composer for Final Cut Pro Users

Working with Stereoscopic 3D

Avid User Community

Connect with the worldwide Avid User Community by participating in the discussion forums, reading several blog entries, or upload your own video tutorial and portfolio for feedback.


The Avid Learning Series brings Avid Official Curriculum directly to you in book and eBook format. Whether you use Pro Tools, Media Composer, Symphony, or Sibelius, there is a book in the Avid Learning series for you!

Avid Agility: Working Faster and More Intuitively with Avid Media Composer

A new Media Composer book by Emmy winner and Avid pioneer, Steven Cohen. Packed with tips and techniques that will help both beginners and seasoned pros, it covers all aspects of the system, including new features in MC6.

Online Training Resources

Study Pro Tools Online with Berklee College of Music

Pursue Pro Tools training at your own pace by taking an online course through the renowned Berklee College of Music. If you're looking for an introduction to the world of Pro Tools, planning to take the first steps toward Pro Tools certification, or hoping to pursue in-depth studies in specific subject areas, is an important resource.

Expand your Media Composer expertise with Avid training at Moviola Digital – it’s where filmmakers come to learn

Moviola offers customized courses on the Media Composer that are specific to the craft of film making. Come and learn about third party applications and how they work with the Media Composer. Gain knowledge specific to the skills needed by assistant editors. Come and take the only Media Composer trimming workshop offered in the country. We also offer Avid Authorized curriculum with basic and intermediary Media Composer classes, and we are the only US education center outside of Avid to offer the Avid Certified Support Representative CS400 ACSR certification and recertification classes.

Official Avid Learning Partners are located around the world and offer a full range of Avid official courseware.

The Training section of the Avid Audio Forums is a great place to share your experiences or find out where other customers go for training and education.