Autodesk Maya Training Courses

Whether you are a professional creative graphic designer, animation specialist or a novice learner, our Maya training course introduces you to industry-standard animation software. Maya is a comprehensive 3D solution for visual effects artists, modellers and animators to create high-quality content for film and TV, games and advertising through 3D animation, modelling simulation, and rendering feature sets. 18-month Free class retake included.


All of our courses have been tailored to our student’s experience level; from beginner to experienced, we’ve got you covered.



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Maya training courses at Academy Class will teach you the fundamentals of 3D designing and animations. Students will get to learn the Maya basics of Skinning, Lighting and Rendering, and Utility Nodes, Texturing and Texture Mapping, Adobe Photoshop Basics, Tiling and Layering Textures, Block Texturing a Non-Organic Object and Texture Distressing.

Furthermore, students with our Maya training course will also learn advanced Shading networks with File Textures, Mental Ray Shaders, Maya Hypershade, Graph Editor and Key Framing, Deformer and Path Animation, Clusters, Blend-shapes and connections, Expressions and Rigging, Lamp Animations.

The Maya training courses at Academy Class will also entail the Art of Lighting, Gobos and Cookies, Daylight, Night and Artificial Lighting, Image Based Lighting, Photographic Lighting, Lighting and Shadows, Ray Tracing and Depth of Field, Final Gather and Image Based Lighting, Render Layers and Compositing and Photon Mapping and Caustics. Along with that you will also learn NURBS Coliseum, Sandal and Kettle.

At Academy Class you will also be trained at Curve Modeling, Procedural Texturing, Polygonal Modeling, Efficient Modeling, Organic Modeling, Hard Surface Polygonal Modeling, Non Organic UV Mapping, Organic UV Mapping. You will also be studying facial expressions and lip-sync, Alpha channels and Z-buffers, 2D and 3D paint effects, visual effects, advanced compositing, and advanced digital painting. In addition with character Kinematics, special effects and character animation, character Sculpting, Anatomy and character designing.

These Maya courses feature in-class training, supportive learning environment, industry-certified trainers and up-to-date syllabus. Academy Class provides you state-of-the-art Mac and PC workstations to facilitate advanced learning. All our Maya training courses instructors are Autodesk-certified trainers.

If after taking the Maya training course with Academy Class you do not get a chance to use the technology or forget something then you are more than welcome to come back and retake the class free of charge. That is the Academy Class’ guarantee of learning.

The Maya training courses offered have three levels which define the level of grip Academy Class provides you over the subject matter. These Maya training courses are designed to get you up to speed on Maya swiftly. Academy Class offers you Maya training courses in a number of cities: London, Glasgow, Manchester, Cardiff, Newcastle, Birmingham and Leeds.

All our classes at Academy Class begin at 9.30am and running till 4:30pm. Enroll now in one of the best Maya, Autodesk-authorized training course.

Blended Learning

It’s the best opportunity to get the most out of your learning experience while blending technology with classroom instructions. We supply training videos, notes and/or reference texts.

18-month Free Class Retake

If you have any gaps in your knowledge or want to refresh your skills, you are more than welcome to come back and retake the live online class free of charge up to 18 months after you have taken the class.

Money-Back Guarantee

If you don’t absolutely LOVE your class, we’ll give you a full refund! Let us know on the FIRST day of your training if something isn’t quite right and give us a chance to fix it or give you your money back.


Because we’re committed to your success, we’re offering you the opportunity to pay for your training monthly, rather than the whole cost upfront.

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Experienced Instructors

Equipped with years of industry experience our instructors will assure a successful leap in your knowledge, improvement and preparation.

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