AVID Pro Tools Dolby Atmos Certification

Regular price $ 990.00

Course 1: AVID Pro Tools Certification Course: PT205D 

Course 2: AVID Pro Tools Certification Course: PT210D Plus Exam

TOTAL CERT LENGTH: 20 Training Session Hours with Certified Instructor 



At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Recognize the components of a Dolby Atmos content creation studio

  • Outline the Dolby Atmos content creation signal flow

  • Understand various Renderer configurations and associated workflows

  • Configure Pro Tools for use in Dolby Atmos production

  • Understand basic workflow features, including multiple bed workflows and the Dolby Music Panner

  • Export Dolby Atmos Masters

  • Configure and use an external renderer

  • Import files in various ways, including pulling I/O configurations from the renderer, importing object track data from another session and importing ADM BWF as session data

  • Export MP4 files

  • Unlock a Master Files for punch-in and punch-out

  • Perform Offline Loudness Analysis

  • Set the Renderer Input Configuration

  • Understand Renderer Trim and Downmix Controls

  • Bounce a mix to an ADM BWF file

  • Configure Re-renders

  • Configure Binaural Render Mode

  • Work using industry preproduction and post-production best practices

  • Perform various Quality Control (QC) tasks


  • 20 Training session hours with Instructor

  • 1 Exam Session Hour with Instructor 

  • 20 hours of self-paced training: reading, exercises, online quizzes


Developed in partnership with Dolby, the Pro Tools | Dolby Atmos Production courses are designed for professionals who are transitioning from traditional surround formats to Dolby Atmos mixing, as well as experienced Dolby mixers who are interested in deepening their skills and learning best practices. This course builds upon concepts and techniques explored in the PT205 course, thoroughly covering advanced tools and professional mixing workflows.

The PT205D and PT210D courses prepare candidates for the Pro Tools | Dolby Atmos Professional Certification exam. Once passed, the candidate will earn the Avid Certified Professional: Pro Tools | Dolby Atmos certification credential.


This course is designed for:

  • Mixing Engineers

  • Audio Studio Technicians

  • Facility Owners


Completion of the following courses, or equivalent experience: