Mastering your Editing Skills using Adobe Audition.

Course Brief

This two day course suits sound editors wanting to sharpen their basic skills and techniques of audio editing, repair and multitrack mixing. This is hands-on training and attendees will complete a number of exercises to introduce the editing of sound clips in the both the Waveform and Multitrack environments.

The first day of training covers basics and examines common sound processing effects including Dynamics, Delay, Reverb and Noise Reduction. Day One also examines audio restoration methods and techniques — from hum removal to sound and transient repair and recording into Audition.

The second day extends skills to the Multitrack editor for mixing, editing music beds via sound loops and key framing volume (automation) using read/write/latch/touch modes.


Day One:

  • Audition Environment & Configuration
  • Basic Editing
  • Signal Processing
  • Audio restoration
  • Mastering
  • Creating and Recording Files

Day Two:

  • Multitrack Editor & Mixer
  • Creating Music with Sound Libraries
  • Recording in the Multitrack Editor
  • Automation
  • Mixing


Keith Bailey is all-Ireland’s only Apple Certified Master Trainer and Adobe Cerified Instructor in Premiere Pro and After Effects. He is uniquely placed to inform on current workflow trends and the best way to utilise Apple’s Final Cut Pro X, Motion and Compressor or Adobe’s powerful Creative Cloud applications whether you are a student, standalone designer, education professional or broadcast editor.
His knowledge of workflows and round-tripping through the various post-production softwware products brings a holistic approach to training delivered by him. He continues to in-source edit and animation jobs for corporate video and broadcast television clients as it allows him the opportunity to apply the best-practice techniques he evangelises in his classes.