January 30, 2010 in Multimedia (F)
[prMac.com] Hoffman Estates, IL - Class on Demand(TM), a provider of professional educational products for creative markets, is pleased to announce that "Basic Training for Final Cut Studio(R)" and "Complete Training for Final Cut Pro(R) 7" are now available for pre-order. Apple's new Studio upgrade boasts powerful new application features, which include Final Cut's expanded ProRes variations, a newly enhanced time saving and automated easy export, new speed change tools, improved XMC interchange and multi-touch gesture support. Led by Tom Wolsky, an expert in Apple(R) video applications and operating systems; the new Class on Demand training courses guide users through task-focused lessons of all of the newest tools and features of the popular editing suite and its flagship non-linear editing application.
"It's important for Class on Demand to remain up-to-speed with all manufacturer software and application upgrades," says Paul Holtz, CEO and founder, Class on Demand. "The recent release of the new Final Cut Studio includes a variety of new and powerful application features. Tom's real-world knowledge and breadth of technological understanding will provide an exceptional learning experience, yielding phenomenal work output for a novice user or a seasoned professional looking to navigate deeper into the new editing suite and its applications. We look forward to continue working with Tom on future Apple releases."
The "Basic Training for Final Cut Studio" title includes 4-hours of instruction. The 7-lesson, project-focused training touches on suite elements ranging from system optimization to Color(R), Compressor(R), Motion(R) and other Apple applications. "Complete Training for Final Cut Pro 7" delivers 5-hours of in-depth application instruction and includes 22-lessons from user interface to outputting. The video-based titles deliver exceptional viewing quality and a unique, non-linear training approach, enabling users of all levels to focus on specific new features and functions. While each Class on Demand module provides an in-depth lesson for a specific section of the Apple suite and application, the collective training modules use real-world examples to provide an end-to-end curriculum for information retention and increased productivity.
Pricing and Availability:
Until January 29th, 2010, both "Basic Training for Final Cut Studio(R)" and "Complete Training for Final Cut Pro(R) 7" are available to pre-order through the Class on Demand website at a special introductory price of $99.95 each (regularly priced at $149.95 USD). Customers can type FINALCUT50 at checkout to receive the discount. For additional training information, please contact Class on Demand directly at 847-843-9939 or visit their website.
About Instructor Tom Wolsky
Tom Wolsky is on the Board of Directors of the Digital Media Academy, for whom he is an instructor in Final Cut Pro at their Stanford University summer program. Tom is an internationally known guru on Final Cut and the author of five Final Cut instructional books. Having developed video journalism curriculum for Apple Computer, Tom also does professional development training and teaches in schools around the country.
Class on Demand is a leading producer of education and training programs. Its products and services address the needs of individuals, professionals and corporate training. Current programs cover a broad spectrum of content including: video capture and editing, computer animation, federally mandated training, customized corporate training and vocational education. Please visit their website for additional information. Apple, the Apple logo, Mac, Mac OS and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. Class on Demand is a trademark of Class on Demand, Incorporated.