DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced Certification Training Course

DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training Course – Advanced

Blackmagic Design Training Partner    

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

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DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training Advanced Course Description:
DaVinci Resolve 15 is the only video post-production tool that blends four high-end video applications into one, including a module for editing, color correction, audio production, and now, the new Fusion module for visual effects (VFX) and motion graphics! In our two-day, hands-on DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced training course, you will learn the new DaVinci Resolve 15 features to include Fusion’s 3D workspace, and Blackmagic Design’s official curriculum to prepare you for the latest certification exam. You will expand on your introductory knowledge, and learn advanced color correction, editing, and audio. You will gain hands-on experience with editing, grading, and mixing and mastering deliverables for a start to finish workflow. This course is useful for Video Professionals using applications such as Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, Apple Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro, Avid, and more. DaVinci Resolve 15 has a free version available for download.

Certification Available For This Course:
Get Certified! Become a certified DaVinci Resolve professional! With a curriculum designed for new users and established professionals alike, Blackmagic Design certified training teaches you the skills you need to be more creative, work faster, and get the job done! Free certification online exam available for DaVinci Resolve 15 here.

Prerequisites for Attending DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced Training:
Students need to have completed our DaVinci Resolve 15 Introduction course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the DaVinci Resolve 15 Introduction course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders.

Job Roles That Use DaVinci Resolve 15:
Professional editors
Audio engineers
Sound designers
VFX Artists

Projects That Use DaVinci Resolve 15:
Video Editing (Films, TV, Commercials)
Video & Film Color Correction
Audio Editing & Mixing
Motion Graphics

Locations for DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced Training:
In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced Training:
In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Training Includes:
Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:
ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:
Premiere Pro ACA Training & Certification Pack
Premiere Pro CC Advanced
Premiere Pro CC Intro
After Effects CC Advanced
After Effects CC Intro
Final Cut Pro X 10.4 Professional Post-Production
Logic Pro X Professional Music Production
Audition CC
Storytelling & Script Writing for Video Production
Videography Fundamentals
Video Production Lighting Techniques
Audio Recording Fundamentals

DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced Training Course Outline

1. Advanced Color Correction
Parallel Nodes
Layer Nodes
Combiner Nodes
Power Grades
3 Stripe Color Grading Techniques
Working with Color Grading across Projects
Mixing a black-and-white shot
Using a look-up tables (LUTs) for quick looks
Creating a bleach bypass
Saving grades across projects

2. Creating Graphics & Effects in Fusion
Inserting and adjusting effects
Painting on clips
Using layers from the edit page
Pulling a green screen key
Tracking motion
Moving to a new shot
Using the Text+ node
Placing titles over video
Animating with keyframes

3. Advanced Editing
Color coding clips
Deleting clips without leaving a gap
Ripple trimming
Using roll trimming
Saving custom presets
Creating constant speed change
Adding and patching tracks
Reading meters and setting targets

4. Advanced Audio with Fairlight
Changing track formats
Mixing with Buses
Assigning Patches
EQ and other Audio Effects

5. Managing Media and Databases
Consolidating media
Copying projects and media to a new hard drive
Working with the DaVinci Resolve database


All course objectives and outlines are a guide for students.  To ensure student satisfaction, these course topics and order may be modified or added to ensure the latest information is covered to support real world use of the technology. 

Watch Below To Learn More About DaVinci Resolve. Please Note: This video from Blackmagic Design is to explain more about the product and is not a reflection of how our online courses are conducted.

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Jul 29, 2019 Thursday, Aug 01, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 Thursday, Aug 01, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Certification Training BootCamp

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Monday, Oct 07, 2019 Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
DaVinci Resolve 15 Advanced

ThinkB!G (Columbia, MD) - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019 Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register