Avid Pro Tools Certification

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Avid Pro Tools Certification

MediaTech offers Recording Arts students the opportunity to pursue Avid Pro Tools certification for an additional fee. Pro Tools certifications are not required to work in the industry, rather obtaining ProTools certification is a personal preference in validating user skills from novice to expert. The first of these certifications is the Avid Certified User of ProTools, providing an industry recognized credential for both academic users and industry professionals.

Becoming an Avid Certified User for Pro Tools certifies that you possess at fundamental understanding of and the capability to use Avid Pro Tools to engineer a project through to completion, with all of the fundamental operational skills to record, edit, mix and output the finished session.

MediaTech Institute offers all the coursework and exams necessary to become a Pro Tools Certified Operator.

OPTIONS

OPTION I: BASIC PRO TOOLS TRAINING

  • Avid Pro Tools 101: Introduction to Pro Tools
  • Avid Pro Tools 110: Essentials of Pro Tools

OPTION II: CERTIFIED PRO TOOLS OPERATOR MUSIC

  • Avid Pro Tools 101: Introduction to Pro Tools
  • Avid Pro Tools 110: Essentials of Pro Tools
  • Avid Pro Tools 201: Pro Tools Production Essentials
  • Avid Pro Tools 210M: Music Production Techniques

OPTION III: CERTIFIED PRO TOOLS OPERATOR POST-PRODUCTION

  • Avid Pro Tools 101: Introduction to Pro Tools
  • Avid Pro Tools 110: Essentials of Pro Tools
  • Avid Pro Tools 201: Pro Tools Production Essentials
  • Avid Pro Tools 210P: Post Production Techniques

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT TO EXPECT FOR THE CERTIFICATION EXAM

Upon completion of practice exams and your instructor approvals. MTI will schedule your exam. The cost of the online ProTools exams is included with the purchase of the books.

BENEFITS OF CERTIFICATION

Becoming an Avid Certified User for Pro Tools allows you to:

  • Demonstrate your fundamental competency in digital audio editing and mixing with Avid Pro Tools
  • Provide measurable benefits to your employer
  • Differentiate yourself from your peers
  • Make your resume stand out and leverage the power of the Avid brand with downloadable Avid Certified User logos
  • Prove your credentials with a Certificate of Achievement
  • Gain recognition from your employer and peers with Avid’s online Certified Professional listing

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
Once certified you will have the opportunity to further deepen your ProTools expertise and add to your credentials by pursuing one or more of the following Pro Tools Certifications, such as Avid Certified Operator and Avid Certifies Expert for (Pro Tools | Music) or (Pro Tools | Post), or even an Avid Certified Support Engineer for Pro Tools.

WHAT WILL I RECIVE IF I SUCCESSFULLY PASS THE EXAM?

Along with pride and confidence of becoming an Acid Certified User for Pro Tools You will receive:

  • Official certificate available for printing or download, proving you have Avid Certified User status
  • Downloadable logos for use in your resume and business marketing materials such as business cards and websites
  • Listing of your credentials on Avid.com under Find a Certified Professional (Optional with your express consent)

HOW LONG IS A CERTIFICATION FOOD FOR?

Your Pro Tools certification does not expire. You become certified for a particular version of Pro Tools software. MediaTech Recording Arts Program graduates may find it beneficial to come back to update certification to the current version from time-to-time.