Pro Tools 501: Pro Tools Fundamentals 1 & 2

Course Info

Class Dates:

  • June 23rd & 24th

  • August 25th & 26th


  • Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate

  • Length - 12 Hours (2 days)

  • Cost: $850

  • Location: Wyman Records (Burbank, CA)


The Pro Tools Fundamentals I & 2 (PT501) course introduces fundamental Pro Tools concepts and principles, covering everything an individual needs to know to complete a basic Pro Tools project, from initial setup to final mixdown. Monster Sessions is an exclusive provider of the Pro Tools 101 curriculum and this course will be the first step towards becoming a professional in Pro Tools.

Who Is This Class For?

This class is designed for the audio engineer or producer with little to no Pro Tools experience.


A basic understanding of recording techniques, processes and equipment.

Required Textbook

Pro Tools 101: Pro Tools Fundamentals 1

Course Details

  • Preferences

  • Shortcuts

  • Create Your First Session

  • Mix & Edit Windows

  • Using Stock Plug-Ins

  • Introduction to Waves

  • Make Your First Audio Recording

  • Organizing Files

  • Import Media Into Your Session

  • Transport

  • Edit & Quantize MIDI and Audio

  • Audio Editing and File Management Techniques

  • Automation

  • Manage Session Data & Files

  • Slip/Grid Modes

  • Grouping

  • Region Looping

  • Intro to Professional Techniques

  • Monster Class Projects

  • Q&A + Discussion

  • Quiz

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