GCR AUDIO IS PROUD TO BE WNY'S ONLY PROFESSIONAL AVID LEARNING PARTNER, OFFERING CERTIFIED PRO TOOLS TRAINING AND AVID CERTIFICATION
Pro Tools is the most powerful DAW in the world and universally recognized as the industry-standard for audio recording. Whether you are a raw beginner with no experience or a professional working engineer, our courses put you on a path to earning official Avid Certification, while also giving you the tools and knowledge to master the full capabilities of Pro Tools. Unlike traditional college courses, GCR Audio's Avid Program allows you to learn from working industry professionals with a professional studio as your classroom.
PRO TOOLS FUNDAMENTALS I
The PT101 Course introduces you to the core principles needed to use Pro Tools. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned user, this course lays the groundwork for all things Pro Tools. You will learn how to build sessions, record audio and MIDI, use editing tools, signal flow concepts, mixing & automation concepts, and much more.
PRO TOOLS FUNDAMENTALS II
The PT110 course dives much deeper into workflow techniques, session management, & understanding audio hardware options. You'll learn advanced recording techniques, editing, mixing, and workflow shortcuts. By completing the Avid Exams for this course and PT101, you are eligible for your Pro Tools User Certification.
PRO TOOLS PRODUCTION I
The Pro Tools PT201 course expands upon everything you learned in the 101 & 110 courses by exposing you to more advanced Pro Tools configurations and a Pro-Audio mindset. You will dive deeper into recording, editing, mixing workflows, hardware processors & routing, console integration, patch bays, Pro Tools HD Systems, & much more.
PRO TOOLS PRODUCTION II (MUSIC)
The PT210M course covers techniques for working with Pro Tools in a professional music production environment. Concepts and skills learned in the PT101, PT110, & PT201 courses are reinforced with practical music-specific examples. By completing the Avid Exams for this course & PT201, you are eligible for your Pro Tools Operator Certification.
PRO TOOLS FOR GAME AUDIO
The PT130 course provides students with exposure to the core skills, workflows, and concepts involved in creating & implementing game audio using Pro Tools. This hands-on course covers basic sound design techniques along with example workflows. Together with PT101, you will be eligible for your Pro Tools Game Audio Certification.