With such a vast range of courses available, it can be difficult to know which course is right for you. To narrow down your search and to keep you up to date on the latest trends and knowledge, we will be working closely with our training partners to provide our recommended training courses each month.

Adobe's Premiere Pro and After Effects

Training provider:

Discount available to IPSE members:

20% off

Cost:

£450 + VAT (non-IPSE members)
£350 + VAT (IPSE members)

Premiere Pro CC

The growth of video content on desktop, tablet and mobile devices has been incredible and this trend looks set to continue. 

This Adobe authorised course is designed to enable you to get your video message across with maximum impact using the powerful, flexible editing capabilities of Adobe Premiere CC. 

The course provides a comprehensive grounding in Adobe Premiere and gives you the skills to bring your ideas to life.

Our trainers are experienced digital video editors who have produced commercial video sequences for broadcast, multimedia and the web. The course covers hints and tips on timing, project management issues and the video effects and compression methods that can make all the difference to your final video production. You need no previous experience to attend this course.

After Effects CC: 

This Adobe authorised two day course is designed to allow those new to post production techniques to get the most from this immensely powerful software. Whether you are a motion graphics designer, a web designer, rich media artist or broadcast video editor, Adobe After Effects CC allows you to create stunning motion graphics and visual effects.

The emphasis throughout this introduction is on practical exercises. These exercises will cover incorporating video with Photoshop and Illustrator graphics, video layering techniques, using filters for special effects, working in 3D and rendering your final project. You will also look at different rendering techniques and ways to optimise the finished production for broadcast, HD or the web.

Call 020 7407 8880 to book
Amazon Web Services - Architecting on AWS

Training provider:

Discount available to IPSE members:

40% off

Cost:

£1,695 + VAT (non-members)
£1,017 + VAT (IPSE members)

Overview

Architecting on AWS covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The three day course is designed to teach solutions architects how to optimize the use of the AWS cloud by understanding AWS services and how these services fit into cloud-based solutions. Because architectural solutions may differ depending on industry, type of applications, and size of business, this course emphasizes AWS cloud best practices and recommended design patterns to help students think through the process of architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS. It also presents case studies throughout the course that showcase how some AWS customers have designed their infrastructures and the strategies and services they implemented. Opportunities to build a variety of infrastructures via a guided, hands-on approach are also provided.

Intended Audience

  • Solutions Architects
  • Solution Design Engineers

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • Courses taken: AWS Technical Essentials
  • Working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • Working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

Delegates will learn how to:

  • Make architectural decisions based on the AWS-recommended architectural principles and best practices.
  • Leverage AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available.
  • Leverage AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure.
  • Make an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient in order to increase performance and reduce costs.
  • Use the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions.
Call 0345 074 7986 to book
How to create and develop your personal professional brand

Training provider:

Discount available to IPSE members:

30% off

Cost:

£599 + VAT (non-members)
£415 + VAT (IPSE members)

Learn how to create and develop a compelling and effective personal professional brand in order to stand out from your competitors.

Who should attend?
This programme will benefit those in business who wish to create and develop a compelling and effective personal professional brand in order to stand out from their competitors.

What you will gain
This programme will provide practical guidance in understanding how personal professional brands are created and developed. Delegates will be guided through examples, exercises and case studies with the object of building their own personal brand blueprint. Delegates will be left with their own personal branding action plan that they can implement immediately. 

Programme outline

  • understand the definition and importance of personal branding in the context of business development 
  • self-evaluation and the building of a personal branding statement 
  • apply a range of strategic models to create and monitor your brand 
  • research and describe branding within your organisation and appreciate and articulate the brand position of that business 
  • evaluate the components of an effective personal professional brand 
  • creating a personal brand blueprint. How to define your brand strength and value proposition. 
  • understand and apply models for assessing and analysing ‘brand value’ 
  • understand how to define a target audience – align your skills, personal qualities and unique talents 
  • learn how to write your personal profile/bio 
  • learn how to build a brand communications plan and write compelling content 
  • the importance of internal branding 
  • understand how to utilise your brand in networking situations
  • formulate strategies for monitoring your brand 

6 CPD hours (where applicable).

Call 0330 060 3799 to book