Course information

VFX Visual Effects Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to VFX Fundamentals

  • Exploring the Role of VFX in Cinematic
  • Introduction to Key VFX Concepts
  • Overview of Different VFX Software and Tools

Module 2: Pre-production and Planning

  • Pre-Visualisation Techniques for Planning VFX Sequences
  • Creating Storyboards and Shot Lists with VFX
  • Budgeting and Scheduling Considerations for VFX-Heavy Projects
  • Legal and Copyright Aspects Related to VFX Production

Module 3: Digital Compositing

  • Basics of digital Compositing
  • Understanding Layers, Masks, and Blending Modes
  • Compositing Techniques for Integrating CG Elements
  • Color Correction and Grading for Seamless Integration

Module 4: 3D Modeling and Animation

  • Introduction to 3D Modeling Software
  • Creating 3D Models, Textures, and Materials
  • Animation Principles and Techniques for VFX
  • Dynamics and Simulations for Realistic VFX Effects

Module 5: Visual Effects in Motion Graphics

  • Applying VFX in Motion Graphics
  • Exploring Dynamic Simulations for Motion Graphics
  • Motion Tracking and Match Moving to Integrate Graphics
  • Creating Animations for Commercials and Promotional Videos

Module 6: Specialised VFX Techniques

  • Advanced Green Screen and Chroma Keying Techniques
  • Matte Painting for Creating Epic Environments and Backgrounds
  • Motion Capture (MoCap) and Facial Animation for Character-Driven VFX
  • Advanced CGI (Computer-Generated Imagery) for Complex VFX Scenes

Module 7: Visual Effects for Post-production

  • Post-Production Workflows and Collaboration with Editors and Colorists
  • Sound Design and VFX Integration
  • Final Rendering and Output Formats for Various Distribution Platforms
  • Quality Control and Troubleshooting Common VFX issues

Show moredowndown

Who Should Attend this VFX Visual Effects training course

This VFX Visual Effect Training Course is designed for anyone who wants to enhance their visual effect skills and knowledge. However, this training will be beneficial for:

  • VFX Artists
  • Film and Media Professionals
  • Graphic Designers
  • Animators
  • Game Developers
  • Marketing Professionals

Prerequisites of VFX Visual Effects Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for attending this VFX Visual Effects Training Course. However, having basic knowledge of VFX will be beneficial for learners.

VFX Visual Effects Training Course Overview

Visual Effects (VFX) refer to the creation or manipulation of on-screen imagery that does not exist in real life, using a blend of digital technology and artistic skills. This field is crucial in modern filmmaking and gaming, allowing for the creation of environments, creatures, and objects that are challenging or impossible to capture on film. Individuals skilled in VFX benefit from the ability to bring their creative visions to life, enhancing storytelling and viewer engagement. For the entertainment industry, VFX is a game-changer, enabling the production of visually stunning and imaginative content that attracts wider audiences. Training in VFX not only equips individuals with technical expertise in various software and tools but also fosters creativity and problem-solving skills. This opens up diverse career opportunities in film, television, gaming, and digital media. Organisations utilising VFX can achieve more compelling and visually engaging narratives, setting new standards in visual storytelling and entertainment.

this 1-day training course, delegates will acquire indepth knowledge about VFX cinematic. They will develop a skill to create storyboards and shot lists with VFX. Delegates will also learn about advanced CGI (Computer-Generated Imagery) for complex VFX scenes. This training will be conducted by our highly professional and skilled trainer, who has experience in delivering training courses.

Course Objectives

  • To provide a comprehensive understanding of VFX fundamentals
  • To develop proficiency in key VFX software and tools
  • To foster creativity and artistic expression in visual effects
  • To equip students with problem-solving skills for complex VFX challenges
  • To prepare participants for real-world VFX projects and collaboration
  • To empower individuals with the skills necessary for a successful career in VFX

After attending this training course, delegates will be able to create stunning visual effects and rewarding opportunities as a 3D modeler. They will also be able to create animations for commercials and promotional videos effectively.

Show moredowndown

What’s included in this VFX Visual Effects Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors 
  • VFX Visual Effects Training Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

Why choose us

Our Doncaster venue


Free Wi-Fi

To make sure you’re always connected we offer completely free and easy to access wi-fi.

Air conditioned

To keep you comfortable during your course we offer a fully air conditioned environment.

Full IT support

IT support is on hand to sort out any unforseen issues that may arise.

Video equipment

This location has full video conferencing equipment.

The town of Doncaster is located in the county of South Yorkshire in the North of England. The town is around 20 miles from Sheffield. Doncaster town has an approximate population of 77,000 residents. The Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield is just 3 miles Southeast of Doncaster. The unemployment rate for Doncaster currently stands at just above 8%. This is slight higher in comparison to the national average unemployment rate which currently stands at 7.6%. Doncaster is home to the Doncaster College and University Centre which offers a range of full-time, part-time, higher education, and apprenticeship courses. The college offers courses from a range of study areas including Art and Design, Cookery, Floristry, Languages, and Travel and Tourism. The University Centre part of the college is in partnership with the University of Hull and is a step in the right direction for a University of Doncaster. 

Nearby Locations include:

  • Everton
  • Hyde Park
  • Fenwicks
  • Bentley
  • Norton
  • Woodlands
  • Moss
  • Sutton
  • Hatfield
  • Newton
  • Highfield
  • Clayton
  • Thorne
  • Holmes
  • Braithwaite
  • Harwell
  • Bawtry
  • Marr
  • Epworth
  • Harlington

Show moredown



T: 01344203999

Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led VFX Visual Effects Training Course in Doncaster. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's VFX Visual Effects Training Course in Doncaster, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's VFX Visual Effects Training Course in Doncaster. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led VFX Visual Effects Training Course in Doncaster sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy's In-house/Onsite at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

What our customers are saying

VFX Visual Effects Training Course in Doncaster FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments
This course is [ 1 ] day(s)
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
The training fees for VFX Visual Effects Training Course certification in Doncaster starts from £1295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for VFX Visual Effects Training Course.
Show more down

Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

barclays Logo
deloitte Logo
Thames Water Logo

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

santander logo
bmw Logo
Google Logo

Looking for more information on Game Development Training?

backBack to course information

Get a custom course package

We may not have any package deals available including this course. If you enquire or give us a call on 01344203999 and speak to our training experts, we should be able to help you with your requirements.



Special Discounts




Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.



Press esc to close

close close

Back to course information

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go overy your training requirements.

close close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.