Final Cut Pro Certifications

Exclusively developed by Apple and FMC, all three exams are fully automated and accessible 24/7, so no matter your schedule they can be taken at your own pace. Simply select your desired exam and you can get started right away!

If you feel you would like to prepare before taking the exams, you can sign up for our Certification Exam Preps or register for our Live, Online Courses.

If you are interested in taking the prep course for the exams, they will be available early summer 2022.

Anyone with these certifications can confidently prove their ability within the Final Cut Pro ecosystem and prove their skills can meet the demands of today’s professional editing industry.

Take a Look at What a Final Cut Pro Certification Will Get You!

Official Final Cut Pro Exam Certificate

Prove your knowledge of Final Cut Pro and receive an Apple Certified Exam Certificate. 

Official Digital Badges

Show off your mastery of Final Cut Pro to your friends and colleagues with Digital Credentials that can be displayed on your email signature, social media and Linkedin.

Official Database of
Past Graduates

Join our exclusive database of past graduates and prove your expertise.

Three Levels of Final Cut Pro Certifications

Students 3 different options for Final Cut Pro Certification: 

  • FCP Certified SocialPro
  • FCP Certified VideoPro
  • FCP Certified Post-Production Pro 
 

Each of these levels of certification give students the opportunity to show off their skills at their required or desired level.

FCP Certified

SocialPro

Duration: 50 minutes

This exam certifies users wishing to focus on online content and social media. It is ideal for students and professionals looking to get their feet wet in the Final Cut Pro ecosystem. It tests the main features of Final Cut Pro at an introductory-to-intermediate level and includes questions about integrating iPhone video into the production process.

The exam costs $149 and includes an exam resource guide.

There are no set prerequisites to the take the exam, however if you feel you would like to prepare more we offer:

  • Live, Online Final Cut Pro training courses 
  • A FREE pre-recorded certification exam prep, taught by a Final Cut Pro industry expert, to study at your own pace. To get more information sign up for updates by clicking the prep course link below.
FCP Certified

VideoPro

Duration: 60 minutes

This exam certifies users wishing to showcase their efficiency and expertise in producing professional content for film, television, advertising, and business. It covers all areas of Final Cut Pro at an intermediate to advanced level and includes questions on importing, editing, and exporting finalized professional-quality videos.

The exam costs $149 and includes an exam resource guide.

There are no set prerequisites to the take the exam, however if you feel you would like to prepare more we offer:

  • Live, Online Final Cut Pro training courses 
  • A FREE pre-recorded certification exam prep, taught by a Final Cut Pro industry expert, to study at your own pace. To get more information sign up for updates by clicking the prep course link below. (available September 2022)

(Coming September 2022)

FCP Certified

Post-ProductionPro

Duration: 75 minutes

This exam certifies users wishing to gain a wide breadth of knowledge across the Pro Apps ecosystem. It covers all areas of Final Cut Pro at the expert level and includes questions concerning Motion and Compressor as well as post-production terminology and concepts.

The exam costs $149 and includes an exam resource guide.

There are no set prerequisites to the take the exam, however if you feel you would like to prepare more we offer:

  • Live, Online Final Cut Pro training courses 
  • A FREE pre-recorded certification exam prep, taught by a Final Cut Pro industry expert, to study at your own pace. To get more information sign up for updates by clicking the prep course link below. (available soon)

If interested, please contact Jordan Belmont, Senior Project Manager, jordanb@fmctraining.com.

Whether you are an industry professional looking to prove their skill set or a student just beginning your Final Cut Pro journey there’s an exam level for you.

FCP Certified

SocialPro

Certifies users in Final Cut Pro with a focus on online and social media.

The exam covers the main features of Final Cut Pro at an introduction-to-intermediate level and includes questions about integrating iPhone video into the production process.

FCP Certified

VideoPro

Certifies users who want to produce professional video for, film, television, advertising, and corporate content.

The exam covers all areas of Final Cut Pro at the intermediate-advanced level and includes questions on importing, editing, and exporting finalized professional-quality video.

FCP/Pro Apps Certified

Post-ProductionPro

Certifies users in Final Cut Pro by covering a wide range of knowledge across the Pro Apps ecosystem related to video post-production and editing.

The exam covers all areas of Final Cut Pro at the expert level and includes questions regarding Motion, Compressor, and Logic as well as post-production terminology and concepts.