Support Faculty or Support Teaching Staff

For K-12 and Colleges media programs, FMC offers year-round support as follows:

  • Train-the-Trainer Course 
  • Annual Support Program

Train-The-Trainer Course

The Train-The-Trainer course is a hybrid course that includes self-paced on demand video learning, combined with 2-days of in-class instruction and after class support (bi-weekly group webinars).

Annual Support Program

The Annual Support Program provides schools with year round Apple Certified Instructors to help your instructors learn the material.


Onboard Your Faculty into the Final Cut Pro Ecosystem

This new Final Cut Pro train-the-trainer course will teach you everything there is to know about delivering high quality Final Cut Pro instruction for students, seasoned editors, and video enthusiasts alike.  This FCP certification is the industry-recognized validation of one’s proficiency to navigate and teach Final Cut Pro.
In this 1.5 day course we’ll go through the multitude of resources available to you as an instructor, good practices for teaching the Final Cut Pro curriculum to your in person or virtual classroom, troubleshooting techniques,  as well as cover some of the more difficult questions for your proctored exam. This certification requires in-depth knowledge of  importing and organizing clips and assets, editing video Projects, refining the visual and audio portions of a project, color correction, and sharing video. 

Prerequisites also include:

  • An accepted application form
  • Minimum one year training students in a structured classroom or virtual setting
  • Thorough knowledge of both Mac OS and iOS platforms
  • Hands on editing experience with Projects in Final Cut Pro
  • Successfully Passing the SocialPro certification
  • Recommended: attend the end user course that you want to teach (SocialPro, VideoPro or ProductionPro)
  • Recommended: Review and understand the exam topics for either the VideoPro or ProductionPro certification
  • Recommended: Watch the self-paced VideoPro or ProductionPro exam prep 

In class all students will be required to :

  • Pass a proctored VideoPro or ProductionPro certification in class (pending the curriculum you wish to teach)
  • Presenting a 15-20 min topic on Final Cut Pro to the class


Onboard Your Faculty into the Final Cut Pro Ecosystem

The Teach-The-Teacher course is a hybrid course that includes self-paced on demand video learning, combined with 2 days of in class instruction and after class support (bi-weekly group webinars). The course will be filled with FCP essential skills along with common troubleshooting problems teachers might experience in the classroom (ie: tricks for working with the exercise files, problem solving common errors students run into, and recommendations for delivering the material for exam retention).

Also available is 9 hours of high-quality pre-recorded videos with exercise files. These include:

  • Live introduction recordings from instructors
  • Screencaps with zoom ins, shortcut keys and overlays
  • All files delivered in 1080p or 4K
  • Exercise files for teachers to download (2-3 GB)
  • Booklet for teachers
  • An outline for the 2 day in-class curriculum for instructors at FMC to follow
  • Min Video Screencap FAQ series for teachers to watch when troubleshooting (to complete after a few classes have been run)

Access to Technical Support Throughout the Year

The Annual Support Program provides facilities to FMC’s year-round Apple Certified Instructors for creative tech support.

If interested please contact Tom Willson, Senior Account Manager,