Pro Tools fundamentals 101

From Your First Steps in Pro Tools to Final Mixdown.

course description

This course will introduce essential techniques for building sessions, including multi-track recordings of live audio, MIDI sequences and virtual instruments. Using provided course materials, you will learn to navigate sessions and arrange media on tracks, using basic processing and mixing techniques to finalise a production.
Together with the second course in the series, Pro Tools Fundamentals II (PT110), this course provides the foundation training required to prepare for the Avid Certified User: Pro Tools certification exam.

prior experience

No experience with Avid Pro Tools software is required, however understanding of basic audio, MIDI and multi-track mixing techniques will be beneficial, as will understanding digital audio equipment such as MIDI controllers and audio interfaces.

equipment required
None required.

this course will be of interest to
Anybody with an interest in audio production, digital audio editing or multitrack recording.

course dates
This course runs from Saturday 13th July until Sunday 14th July, each day starting at 9am-5pm.

course price

course overview
Create a Pro Tools session document or cloud-enabled project with appropriate parameter settings    
Accomplish common audio production tasks          
Employ navigation and editing skills in a multi-track Pro Tools document   
Incorporate proper recording and mixing techniques for audio and MIDI files in the Pro Tools environment 
Analyze and interpret session file structures; •Recognise and navigate the user interface and tool set


AVID Certified Pro Tools Instructors

Our Pro Tools courses are delivered by Avid Certified Instructors from our team of Recording Technical Demonstrators in the School of Arts & Media. Our recording team are audio professionals, working in studios and production environments both within and outside the University.

If you are interested in this course, but are unable to attend at this time. Please email us at


New Adelphi University Rd
Salford M5 4BR